Quotes and Sayings about Ideas
Great ideas often receive violent opposition from mediocre minds.
– Albert Einstein
Rules are a great way to get ideas. All you have to do is break them.
– Jack Foster
A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.
— Mark Twain
The greatest ideas are the simplest.
– William Golding
Libraries were full of ideas–perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons.
– Sarah J. Maas
For an idea that does not first seem insane, there is no hope.
– Albert Einstein
Nobody can be so amusingly arrogant as a young man who has just discovered an old idea and thinks it is his own.
– Sydney J. Harris
When an idea takes hold, nothing can stop it!
– Stephen Richards
Ideas come from everything.
– Alfred Hitchcock
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death.
– John F. Kennedy
If I have a thousand ideas and only one turns out to be good, I am satisfied.
– Alfred Nobel
An idea is something you have; an ideology is something that has you.
– Morris Berman
No matter how brilliantly an idea is stated, we will not really be moved unless we have already half thought of it ourselves.
– Mignon McLaughlin
The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible.
– David Ogilvy
Ideas stand in the corner and laugh while we fight over them.
– Marty Rubin
But if you have big ideas you have to use big words to express them, haven’t you?
– L.M. Montgomery
The ideas are louder when there are fewer of them.
– David C. Day
Integrity is the ability to stand by an idea.
– Ayn Rand
I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones.
– John Cage
Someday, men will visit ideas instead of places.
– Toba Beta