Quotes and Sayings about Ideas - Page 2
The dangerous man is the one who has only one idea, because then he’ll fight and die for it.
– Francis Crick
There is no avoiding the fact that we live at the mercy of our ideas This is never more true than with our ideas about God.
– Dallas Willard
Sometimes the best, and only effective, way to kill an idea is to put it into practice.
– Sydney J. Harris
Old ideas can sometimes use new buildings. New ideas must use old buildings.
– Steven Johnson
All words are pegs to hang ideas on.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Ideas are more difficult to kill than people, but they can be killed, in the end.
– Neil Gaiman
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.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There are two kinds of great power which can shake the earth: Mega earthquakes and big ideas!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
In art one idea is as good as another.
– Willem De Kooning
The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas.
– Alfred Whitney Griswold
When an idea reaches critical mass there is no stopping the shift its presence will induce.
– Marianne Williamson
Ideas do not have to be correct in order to be good; its only necessary that, if they do fail, they do so in an interesting way.
– Robert Rosen
It is better to have a bad method than to have none.
– Charles de Gaulle
I don’t want to adopt your ideas, I want to give birth to them.
– Jarod Kintz
Just because an idea is true doesn’t mean it can be proved. And just because an idea can be proved doesn’t mean it’s true.
– Jonah Lehrer
Ideas and not battles mark the forward progress of mankind.
– L. Ron Hubbard
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
Get a good idea and stay with it. Do it, and work at it until it’s done right.
— Walt Disney
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
– Marie Curie
Most ideas are born and lost in isolation.
– Scott Belsky
Books and ideas are the most effective weapons against intolerance and ignorance.
– Lyndon B. Johnson