Idea Quotes And Sayings

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Good designers can create normalcy out of chaos; they can clearly communicate ideas through the organizing and manipulating of words and pictures.
~By Jeffery Veen ~


I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don't trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it.
~By Charles Dickens ~


Creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. Creativity gives hope that there can be a worthwhile idea. Creativity gives the possibility of some sort of achievement to everyone. Creativity makes life more fun and more interesting.
~By Edward de Bono ~


I fancy that no good ideas upon that campaign will be mentioned at any time that did not receive their share of consideration by General Lee.
~By James Longstreet ~


What draws me to the theatre, and what appealed to me about Too Much Light, is that you have no idea what's going to happen. That's the most exciting part of theatre, it's never the same. If it were, it would be like watching a movie.
~By Lusia Strus ~


From a very young age, militarism and trying to solve the world's problems through militarism is something that has always resonated with me as being a bad idea.
~By Justin Sane ~


Familiar life, tending to sordidness, had been succeeded by remote life, generally idealized; historical detail had been brought in to teach readers who were being entertained.
~By Carl Clinton Van Doren ~


The clash of ideas is the sound of freedom.
~By Lady Bird Johnson ~


My ideas have undergone a process of emergence by emergency. When they are needed badly enough, they are accepted.
~By R. Buckminster Fuller ~


Freedom of religion is a principle that is central to our Nation's Declaration of Independence. Congress has taken this positive step to protect our freedom to express allegiance to America's flag and the ideals it represents.
~By Ron Lewis ~


The biggest lesson I learned from Vietnam is not to trust our own government statements. I had no idea until then that you could not rely on them.
~By J. William Fulbright ~


I loved the idea of Travolta sitting on the kid's swing, pining away for his girlfriend.
~By Randal Kleiser ~


Any film that supports the idea that things can be changed is a great film in my eyes.
~By Wim Wenders ~


I find it very hard to sit down and create an idea or especially a new character on command. Usually my characters evolve by accident out of some story context.
~By John Kricfalusi ~


Many things about our bodies would not seem to us so filthy and obscene if we did not have the idea of nobility in our heads.
~By Georg C. Lichtenberg ~


If I'm going to fly for more than twenty feet it's generally a good idea to get a stunt guy.
~By Joe Flanigan ~


I tend to be a subscriber to the idea that you have everything you need by the time you're 12 years old to do interesting writing for most of the rest of your life - certainly by the time you're 18.
~By Bruce Springsteen ~


In the order I was in, each brother takes five vows, one of which is teaching the poor gratuitously. As a young person I was seized by this idea of social justice and I wanted very much to follow my vow of teaching the poor gratuitously.
~By Godfrey Reggio ~


There should be a sympathy with freedom, a desire to give it scope, founded not upon visionary ideas, but upon the long experience of many generations within the shores of this happy isle, that in freedom you lay the firmest foundations both of loyalty and order.
~By William E. Gladstone ~


I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts in human heads.
~By George Santayana ~


I have seen in the Halls of Congress more idealism, more humanness, more compassion, more profiles of courage than in any other institution that I have ever known.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


I've always thought of myself as being extremely lucky. The idea is to keep that luck going. Headlining the Stanley was a real kick. I think it's the type of thing I could get used to.
~By Donnie Iris ~


The huge problem in our society is the enormous ignorance of the ideas that underlie modern art.
~By Thom Mayne ~


I think almost every woman artist I've ever met has this ideal of being in a partnership working situation with a man, that men don't seem to share. They seem to want this ideal thing, that we'll always be together and work together.
~By Tom Verlaine ~


President Reagan always gave the credit to the American people and American ideals. He treated his job as a valuable temporary loan from the American people, a loan that should be respected and returned with dutiful appreciation.
~By William L. Jenkins ~


I don't think I'll ever be comfortable with the idea of being famous.
~By Alison Lohman ~


Nothing was a style first. Everything started as an idea. A guy did something with an idea. Someone copied him. Some copied all of them and it became trendy and then it became a style.
~By Bill Laswell ~


The ideas of the ruling class are in every epoch the ruling ideas, i.e., the class which is the ruling material force of society, is at the same time its ruling intellectual force.
~By Karl Marx ~


My father is a real idealist, and he's all about learning. If I asked for a pair of Nikes growing up, it was just a resounding 'No.' But if I asked for a saxophone, one would appear and next day and I'd be signed up for lessons. So anything to do with education or learning, my father would spare no expense.
~By Hugh Jackman ~


Every revolutionary idea seems to evoke three stages of reaction. They may be summed up by the phrases: 1- It's completely impossible. 2- It's possible, but it's not worth doing. 3- I said it was a good idea all along.
~By Arthur C. Clarke ~


Yes, I backed the hula hoop. And I had a lot of other people come to me with ideas that turned out well.
~By Art Linkletter ~


What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot of yourselves, without revelation, admit the existence within you of anything but a power unknown to you of feeling and thinking.
~By Voltaire ~


I came in with my idea of what a cowboy would wear, but then I met some real cowboys and they said that I rode the horses well, shoed the horses, but no good cowboy would be wearing a pair of Levi's. I had to get a good old pair of Wranglers.
~By Steve Kanaly ~


I looked it at like this way. To get folks to like you, as a screen player I mean, I figured you had to sort of be their ideal. I don't mean a handsome knight riding a white horse, but a fella who answered the description of a right guy.
~By Gary Cooper ~


Nature is a collective idea, and, though its essence exist in each individual of the species, can never in its perfection inhabit a single object.
~By Henry Fuseli ~


A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
~By Mary Kay Ash ~


Let's be very honest about what this is about. It's not about bashing Democrats, it's not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don't know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up.
~By Janeane Garofalo ~


It is not enough to merely defend democracy. To defend it may be to lose it; to extend it is to strengthen it. Democracy is not property; it is an idea.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


Anyone determined to find another person or group inferior can always find whole lists of grounds that demonstrate inferiority because we are all inferior to the ideals of humanness we have erected.
~By Marilyn French ~


It's really clear to me that you can't hang onto something longer than its time. Ideas lose certain freshness, ideas have a shelf life, and sometimes they have to be replaced by other ideas.
~By Alan Alda ~


Our ideals, laws and customs should be based on the proposition that each generation in turn becomes the custodian rather than the absolute owner of our resources - and each generation has the obligation to pass this inheritance on in the future.
~By Alberto Moravia ~


My idea at this time, which was slowly developing, was to create a comedie humaine with little people, average people - samples from every period in American life.
~By Douglas Sirk ~


When you are reading, someone has done a lot of work on your behalf, someone has had ideas and has then written and corrected and improved them so that they can be shared.
~By Margaret Mahy ~


Ideas are only lethal if you suppress and don't discuss them. Ignorance is not bliss, it's stupid. Banning books shows you don't trust your kids to think and you don't trust yourself to be able to talk to them.
~By Anna Quindlen ~


Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today.
~By Robert McAfee Brown ~


I'm often called an old-fashioned modernist. But the modernists had the absurd idea that architecture could heal the world. That's impossible. And today nobody expects architects to have these grand visions any more.
~By Thom Mayne ~


The man who never makes a mistake always takes orders from one who does. No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his or her own way is without enemies.
~By Daisy Bates ~


I never said I had no idea about most of the things you said I said I had no idea about.
~By Elliott Abrams ~


I have absolutely no idea what my generation did to enrich our democracy. We dropped the ball. We entered a period of complacency and closed our eyes to the public corruption of our democracy.
~By Wynton Marsalis ~


I cannot say who, precisely, came up with the idea of a Stone Age family.
~By Joseph Barbera ~


Film is a very, very powerful medium. It can either confirm the idea that things are wonderful the way they are, or it can reinforce the conception that things can be changed.
~By Wim Wenders ~


It's not only imagination, it's the distortion of the vision. You suddenly think, This person is idealistic, this person is strong, this person has dreams, when you know better most of the time. You put what you want to see on people.
~By Olivier Martinez ~


The most important precedents deal with the whole idea of symbolic programming - the notion of setting up symbolic expressions that can represent anything one wants, and then having functions that operate on both their structure and content.
~By Stephen Wolfram ~


I think the idea of having the show divided into two parts was that Tom Tom Club opened for Talking Heads in Europe, and it was the best we'd ever had as an opening act.
~By Tina Weymouth ~


The very idea of freedom incites fear in the hearts of terrorists across the world.
~By Elizabeth Dole ~


A lot of words in English confuse the idea of life and electricity, like the word livewire.
~By Laurie Anderson ~


Idealism that makes no distinction between areas where our national interest lies and those from which it is remote does no good for America. The weariness of the post-Versailles, post-Korea, post-Vietnam eras is never far from the national mood.
~By Dick Morris ~


The half hour between waking and rising has all my life proved propitious to any task which was exercising my invention... It was always when I first opened my eyes that the desired ideas thronged upon me.
~By Walter Scott ~


I think it's a lovely idea, but it will not pass the Congress. I live in a world of realities. The policy of our country is that we can drill our way to independence. I think that's a march to folly.
~By Anna Eshoo ~


Healthy ideas of both left and right, along with totally new ideas, must form a growing united front.
~By Tom Metzger ~


The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
~By Maya Angelou ~


I have a good idea every two years. Give me a topic, I will give you the idea!
~By Fritz Zwicky ~


Darwin's idea of natural selection makes people uncomfortable because it reverses the direction of tradition.
~By Daniel Dennett ~


Ideas are more powerful than people.
~By Jim DeMint ~


There's a part of every person that is entertained by the idealistic, the fantastic.
~By Aisha Tyler ~


You see, we are not machines and we do not have lots of ideas in a drawer.
~By Christo ~


I always feel more comfortable in chaotic surroundings. I don't know why that is. I think order is dull. There is something about this kind of desire for order, particularly in Anglo Saxon cultures, that drive out this ability for the streets to become a really exotic, amorphous, chaotic, organic place where ideas can, basically, develop.
~By Malcolm Mclaren ~


Language should find itself in the physical world, and not end up locked in an idea in somebody's head.
~By Robert Smithson ~


It is, from another angle, an attack on requiring proof in philosophy. And it's also the case, I guess, that my temperament is to like interesting, new, bold ideas, and to try and generate them.
~By Robert Nozick ~


To say that an idea is fashionable is to say, I think, that is has been adulterated to a point where it is hardly an idea at all.
~By Murray Kempton ~


My dream remains to inform and entertain through fiction in the form of novels and movies that compete in the marketplace of ideas.
~By Jerry B. Jenkins ~


Archimedes will be remembered when Aeschylus is forgotten, because languages die and mathematical ideas do not.
~By G. H. Hardy ~


The idea that you can make love and not war really is pretty neat. That thing in Korea, the thing in Israel - that's all over the world. There must be a new way of thinking.
~By F. Murray Abraham ~


Even if you can't draw, do a little doodle or rip an illustration from a magazine - these visuals will help bring your idea to life.
~By John Emmerling ~


The idea of avant-garde art is a very suspicious thing to me, the idea that poetry is new and it keeps being new the way Chevrolets every year are new.
~By Robert Morgan ~


At Wal-Mart, if you couldn't explain an idea or a concept in simple terms on one page of paper Sam Walton considered the new idea too complicated to implement.
~By Michael Bergdahl ~


Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.
~By Earl Nightingale ~


But the whole idea of the transformation... mystery, transformation, and manipulations - those were the things that Marcel was a magician at. That's his magic.
~By Robert Barnes ~


People looking at advertisements or reading their local newspapers would have had no idea that what they were reading was bought and paid for with their tax dollars.
~By George Miller ~


A good idea is about ten percent and implementation and hard work, and luck is 90 percent.
~By Guy Kawasaki ~


Never the less, at the age of fifteen, having never seen a writer, a poet, a publisher or a magazine editor, and having only the vaguest ideas of procedure, I began working on the profession I had chosen.
~By Robert E. Howard ~


The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas.
~By Linus Pauling ~


Some of you read with me 40 years ago a portion of Aristotle's Ethics, a selection of passages that describe his idea of happiness. You may not remember too well.
~By Charles Van Doren ~


Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


In a war of ideas it is people who get killed.
~By Stanislaw Lec ~


Most critical writing is drivel and half of it is dishonest. It is a short cut to oblivion, anyway. Thinking in terms of ideas destroys the power to think in terms of emotions and sensations.
~By Raymond Chandler ~


Jewish intellectuals contributed a great deal to insure that Europe became a continent of humanism, and it is with these humanist ideals that Europe must now intervene in the Middle East conflict.
~By Daniel Barenboim ~


Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
~By Marie Curie ~


And I liked that whole idea that energy comes from not disseminating your ideas and talking about them.
~By Cameron Crowe ~


Today, we stand as a united country and are much closer to the ideals set forth in our Constitution that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
~By Jim Ryun ~


I did about 2000 covers altogether, for all sorts of books - from Shakespeare to James Bond - and I always had the idea that I must give 100%, no matter who the author was.
~By Dick Bruna ~


The philosophical idea that there are no more distances, that we are all just one world, that we are all brothers, is such a drag! I like differences.
~By Brian Eno ~


Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
~By James Allen ~


Men die but an idea does not.
~By Alan Jay Lerner ~


We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.
~By Mary McLeod Bethune ~


Don't use that foreign word "ideals." We have that excellent native word "lies."
~By Henrik Ibsen ~


There is a very remarkable inclination in human nature to bestow on external objects the same emotions which it observes in itself, and to find every where those ideas which are most present to it.
~By David Hume ~


Disney made a fortune out of inventing the businessman's idea of the imaginary as the contradictory of the businessman's idea of the real.
~By David Antin ~


All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.
~By Charlie Chaplin ~


The idea that we're going to win this war is an idea that unfortunately is just plain wrong.
~By Howard Dean ~

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