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There is no connection between the political ideas of our educated class and the deep places of the imagination.
~By Lionel Trilling ~


To me, fantasy has always been the genre of escape, science fiction the genre of ideas. So if you can escape and have a little idea as well, maybe you have some kind of a cross-breed between the two.
~By Sheri S. Tepper ~


But I've got a lot of ideas, I bought me a ranch in Florida and I still have my farm in Ashland City, Tennessee so I'm gonna spend a little time at each one of those places and you'll probably hear some more songs out of me.
~By Mel Tillis ~


Harold, like the rest of us, had many impressions which saved him the trouble of distinct ideas.
~By George Eliot ~


It's hard for anybody who's been with me not to feel starved for affection when I'm making love to my ideas. Maybe it's not meant for me to settle down and be married.
~By Jim Carrey ~


You do things when the opportunities come along. I've had periods in my life when I've had a bundle of ideas come along, and I've had long dry spells. If I get an idea next week, I'll do something. If not, I won't do a damn thing.
~By Warren Buffett ~


No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
~By Robin Williams ~


I grew up in a very literate, very independent household where people spoke their ideas and were very supportive of helping each other find their own way.
~By Lucinda Williams ~


There are people who kind of gravitate towards running politics based on new ideas and issues, and that was what the secret was for Clinton.
~By John Podesta ~


Well, so far, at least, my own ideas always take priority over those of other writers. As long as the well doesn't run dry, I imagine this will be the case.
~By Todd Solondz ~


So long as new ideas are created, sales will continue to reach new highs.
~By Dorthea Brande ~


I used to want to be a children's writer, because I would have all these great ideas when I was little, and I'd write them and draw them, and turn them into class.
~By Jena Malone ~


It took the Gulf War to demonstrate that America did want more than one friend in the Mideast, and also was willing to take and make major risks to prevent a small Muslim country, Kuwait, from being overrun and in effect stolen by Iraq.
~By Caspar Weinberger ~


So on my screenplay, on the left-hand side of the page, I will put all the ideas that refer to the scene next to it so I have some sort of pictorial reference.
~By Adrian Lyne ~


From my own being, and from the dependency I find in myself and my ideas, I do, by an act of reason, necessarily infer the existence of a God, and of all created things in the mind of God.
~By George Berkeley ~


Actually, after while, finding the ideas is the easy part. Sorting them through and turning them into stories, now, that's the hard work.
~By Sarah Zettel ~


Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.
~By Ansel Adams ~


Over the course of time this gave us a deep respect for ideas, both our own and those of others, and an understanding that conflict through debate is a powerful means of revealing truth.
~By Robert B. Laughlin ~


We are afraid of ideas, of experimenting, of change. We shrink from thinking a problem through to a logical conclusion.
~By Anne Sullivan Macy ~


Do not try to approach God with your thinking mind. It may only stimulate your intellectual ideas, activities, and beliefs. Try to approach God with your crying heart. It will awaken your soulful, spiritual consciousness.
~By Sri Chinmoy ~


It can certainly happen that characters in more sophisticated stories can "take over" as they develop and change the author's original ideas. Well, it certainly happens to me at times.
~By Margaret Mahy ~


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 ~


The need to help spread democracy and the ability to do that will be much greater if we break this addiction to oil, which gives the oil princes and sultans the power in the Mideast.
~By Jay Inslee ~


A time is marked not so much by ideas that are argued about as by ideas that are taken for granted. The character of an era hangs upon what needs no defense.
~By Lawrence Lessig ~


Dressing up is inevitably a substitute for good ideas. It is no coincidence that technically inept business types are known as 'suits'.
~By Paul Graham ~


I had my own musical ideas that Mick helped me with as well.
~By Lou Gramm ~


I did have strange ideas during certain periods of time.
~By John Forbes Nash, Jr. ~


I did quite a lot of the arranging, fitting different sections together, tempo changes, all sorts of things like that. I actually acted as a bridge between Robert and Ian. Not so much composing, rather presenting musical ideas at each rehearsal.
~By Michael Giles ~


Wit is the sudden marriage of ideas which before their union were not perceived to have any relation.
~By Mark Twain ~


We have to do a film parody for Comic Relief. We can't decide which film to parody at the moment. Any ideas welcome, but not Spiderman owing to costume being too tight.
~By Dawn French ~


Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


It is not of the essence of mathematics to be conversant with the ideas of number and quantity.
~By George Boole ~


I am interested in ideas, not merely in visual products.
~By Marcel Duchamp ~


I'm not saying my idea is the one and only idea. We should have other ideas, but the president has not laid down a specific plan as to how he's going to get us to solvency. I do that.
~By Chuck Hagel ~


Filmgoers are starved for new ideas, voices and visions.
~By Robert Redford ~


My characters are fictional. I get ideas from real people, sometimes, but my characters always exist only in my head.
~By S. E. Hinton ~


None of us condone terrorism in any way, shape, or form, and I believe Hezbollah is a terrorist organization that was, is, and remains a threat to peace in the Mideast, and must be dismantled and disarmed.
~By John Conyers ~


Of course great hotels have always been social ideas, flawless mirrors to the particular societies they service.
~By Joan Didion ~


You know, even I have had work or ideas come through me from a source that I honestly cannot identify. And what is that thing? And how are we to relate to it in a way that will not make us lose our minds, but, in fact, might actually keep us sane?
~By Elizabeth Gilbert ~


If you are any competent musician, if you have creative ideas, ideas of songs, of arrangements, in a band like the Stones, where these 2 people do all the things, there is no freedom.
~By Bill Wyman ~


There are no ideas in the Republican Party right now in the Congress. They're the party of no. They desperately need some intellectual leadership. And whatever you think of Newt Gingrich, he can supply intellectual leadership. So I hope he does run.
~By Howard Dean ~


In the long run, much public opinion is made in the universities; ideas generated there filter down through the teaching profession and the students into the general public.
~By B. Carroll Reece ~


A snowball is simple, direct and familiar to most of us. I use this simplicity as a container for feelings and ideas that function on many levels.
~By Andy Goldsworthy ~


All these directors, and I would include the Coen brothers and Quentin, have a very unique vision of what they want. They listen to ideas and make people feel like everyone is making the film.
~By Steve Buscemi ~


We don't want to push our ideas on to customers, we simply want to make what they want.
~By Laura Ashley ~


Let's not dismiss or attack individual ideas as being inadequate before we have had a chance to assess their positive effect as part of a whole solution.
~By John Thune ~


I am, first of all, a Christian and, secondly, a person with very very serious personal opinion, so I'm motivated by many many things and, certainly, not by the need or desire to satisfy other people's ideas of who I am.
~By Ken Hensley ~


Ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun.
~By Don Marquis ~


Intellectuals are people who believe that ideas are of more importance than values. That is to say, their own ideas and other people's values.
~By Gerald Brenan ~


Ideas are, in truth, force.
~By Henry James ~


A lot of the lyrical ideas do have a lot of meaning in a way, although it is somewhat abstracted.
~By Thurston Moore ~


Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
~By Miriam Beard ~


This old Germany was partly defeated in its conflict with the progressive ideas of socialism, for it had given the people nothing that could serve as a successful alternative to socialism.
~By Gustav Stresemann ~


Men are mortal. So are ideas. An idea needs propagation as much as a plant needs watering. Otherwise both will wither and die.
~By B. R. Ambedkar ~


But with lots of good ideas, implementation is the key, and so we need to keep our eye on the ball as we go forward and make sure that people honor their pledges in terms of financial commitments, and that we actually use this money so that it makes a real difference.
~By Mitchell Reiss ~


I can get away with saying a lot of ideas that are young and naive. I'm liberated.
~By Neil Young ~


A mathematician, like a painter or a poet, is a maker of patterns. If his patterns are more permanent than theirs, it is because they are made with ideas.
~By Godfrey Harold Hardy ~


Generally students are the best vehicles for passing on ideas, for their thoughts are plastic and can be molded and they can adjust the ideas of old men to the shape of reality as they find it in villages and hills of China or in ghettos and suburbs of America.
~By Theodore White ~


I wanted to do Playboy to get across the same ideas I'm singing and writing about these days. It's all about proving that a woman can defy stereotypes.
~By Jody Watley ~


A patent, or invention, is any assemblage of technologies or ideas that you can put together that nobody put together that way before. That's how the patent office defines it. That's an invention.
~By Dean Kamen ~


Will is nothing more than a particular case of the general doctrine of association of ideas, and therefore a perfectly mechanical thing.
~By Joseph Priestley ~


I have this problem in the rebirthing community because it's so powerful sometimes, I get thrown out because people want to do things a certain way and they are just not open to new ideas, so they don't want me to come around.
~By Leonard Orr ~


I have always fought for ideas - until I learned that it isn't ideas but grief, struggle, and flashes of vision which enlighten.
~By Margaret Anderson ~


They're stealing my ideas. They're imitating my shots.
~By David O. Selznick ~


One of the ideas behind doing this acoustic record is that I didn't want to have to produce it by committee.
~By Robyn Hitchcock ~


Roddenberry had created quite a complex and at times mysterious character. Guarded, cautious, careful in showing his feelings in expressing his ideas about many things - I found that very interesting.
~By Patrick Stewart ~


Universities exist to transmit knowledge and understanding of ideas and values to students not to provide entertainment for spectators or employment for athletes.
~By Milton Friedman ~


I would like new people with new ideas to come into it and change it.
~By Neville Marriner ~


But in a broader sense, when I have more control, I want to expose people to new ideas.
~By Ryan Phillippe ~


There are thus great swathes of the past where understanding is more important and reputable than judgement, because the principal actors performed in line with the ideas and values of that time, not of ours.
~By Douglas Hurd ~


No matter how mistaken Communist ideas may be, the experience and knowledge gained by trying them out have given a tremendous impetus to thought and imagination.
~By Anne Sullivan Macy ~


One likes to think that one anticipates changes in the spaces we inhabit, and our ideas about space.
~By Jasper Johns ~


We all know that change is inevitable. It provides us with a challenge and an opportunity to grow and improve and to attract new members with new ideas.
~By Ron D. Burton ~


There are rhythmic ideas which sometimes only work up to a point. In writing there are moments when it just comes off the page, it's not just a collection of notes.
~By Harrison Birtwistle ~


Not only has this subject been long associated with the ideas of thinking men over the ages but its practical importance is attested to by the huge resources of men and material thrown into this type of work.
~By Robert Hofstadter ~


If there is dissatisfaction with the status quo, good. If there is ferment, so much the better. If there is restlessness, I am pleased. Then let there be ideas, and hard thought, and hard work. If man feels small, let man make himself bigger.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


I'm trying to deal with ideas about histories, fame, hearsay, and how public identities are constructed.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


Science is a cemetery of dead ideas.
~By Miguel de Unamuno ~


He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the greatest number of the greatest ideas.
~By John Ruskin ~


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


A person of any mental quality has ideas of his own. This is common sense.
~By Franz Liszt ~


As the middle begins to feel safe enough to accept some of the so-called radical thinking, ideas move to the middle and a new edge is created.
~By Jasmine Guy ~


Faith is not contrary to the usual ideas, something that turns out to be right or wrong, like a gambler's bet.
~By Joanna Russ ~


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


Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.
~By Noam Chomsky ~


I just wanted to have fun for myself - I felt I had a lot to say, and I realized that I missed having a magazine as a place to express my ideas. The Times column is a place for me to unload those perceptions.
~By Tina Brown ~


I've written more songs for this record than I ever have in the past so I'm trying to give it a lot of special attention to be sure my ideas really get translated right.
~By Suzy Bogguss ~


One problem with ideas, however valid, is that they are static and impersonal, whereas a person is active and dynamic.
~By William Hull ~


The good ideas will survive.
~By Quentin Tarantino ~


A good artist has less time than ideas.
~By Martin Kippenberger ~


I enjoyed so much working with the guys from Wilco, and riffing off of them, and having someone come up to me with ideas, because normally in the studio it's me who has to come up with all the ideas.
~By Billy Bragg ~


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


When Karim and his group heard about Saddam coming, they wanted to kill him, but fate had other ideas.
~By Saadi ~


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


Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied.
~By Arnold H. Glasgow ~


To me, that is the essence of me as a photographer. It is those ideas, working with them, formulating them and eventually putting them down on paper, photographing them and then going on to the next step.
~By Kim Weston ~


Men who accomplish great things in the industrial world are the ones who have faith in the money producing power of ideas.
~By Charles Fillmore ~


All the good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.
~By Grant Wood ~


There are well-dressed foolish ideas just as there are well-dressed fools.
~By Nicolas de Chamfort ~


Well, user feedback was excellent. Even when the software didn't work at all, there were few people who were avid users, and there were people who were just sending excellent feedback and excellent ideas.
~By Shawn Fanning ~

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