Quotes and Sayings about Ideas
Great ideas often receive violent opposition from mediocre minds.
- Albert Einstein
A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.
— Mark Twain
The greatest ideas are the simplest.
- William Golding
For an idea that does not first seem insane, there is no hope.
- Albert Einstein
When an idea takes hold, nothing can stop it!
- Stephen Richards
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
Ideas stand in the corner and laugh while we fight over them.
- Marty Rubin
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death.
- John F. Kennedy
Rules are a great way to get ideas. All you have to do is break them.
- Jack Foster
Someday, men will visit ideas instead of places.
- Toba Beta
It is not my words that I polish, but my ideas.
- Joseph Joubert
The quality of a play is the quality of its ideas.
- George Bernard Shaw
This is a original watercolour.
The inspiration for the quote comes from my ability to some how always think outside the box. Just like Icarus, I sometimes ignore instructions not to fly too close to the sun, and the melting wax of my wings…sting.
Try, try, again.
Dawn Derringer Artist
If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.
- Peter F. Drucker
My ideas aren’t afraid of height.
- Leena Ahmad Almashat
As long as our ideas are the same, we will never be apart.
- G.I. Gurdjieff
Anyone can produce a new fact; the thing is to produce a new idea.
- E.E. Evans- Pritchard
The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible.
- David Ogilvy
Ideas can come from anywhere and at any time. The problem with making mental notes is that the ink fades very rapidly.
- Rolf Smith
Ideas define us, our past, our present, and most importantly, our future.
- P.W. Cross
The dangerous man is the one who has only one idea, because then he’ll fight and die for it.
- Francis Crick
But if you have big ideas you have to use big words to express them, haven’t you?
- L.M. Montgomery
We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness.
- Maxwell Maltz
Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.