#ideas

389 quotes

389 Greatest Quotes About Ideas


All I like to do is work every day and have an idea what I want to do. David Ortiz
I have just as many liberal ideas as I have conservative ideas that I argue with myself sometimes. Bruce Willis
Everyone's opinions about things change over time. Nothing is constant. Everything changes. And to hold onto some dogged idea forever is a little rigid and maybe naive. Frida Kahlo
I really believe in the idea of the future. Zaha Hadid
There are no new ideas. There are only new ways of making them felt. Audre Lorde
The quality of a play is the quality of its ideas. George Bernard Shaw
I've clearer idea of how I don't want to be seen - as someone who does what everyone wants them to. Lana Del Rey
We think in language. The quality of our thoughts and ideas can only be as good as the quality of our language. George Carlin
The true painter must be able, with the most usual things, to have the most unusual ideas. Salvador Dali
I have an idea of who I want to be, I have a vision of my own success. Wiz Khalifa
All literature is a footnote to Faust. I have no idea what I mean by that. Woody Allen
It is easy to kill individuals but you cannot kill the ideas. Bhagat Singh
Writing means sharing. It's part of the human condition to want to share things - thoughts, ideas, opinions. Paulo Coelho
Our idea of God tells us more about ourselves than about Him. Thomas Merton
Never presume that just because you disagree with an idea that you must be correct. Neil deGrasse Tyson
The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting. Andy Warhol
Read absolutely everything you get your hands on because you'll never know where you'll get an idea from. Malcolm X
Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the Romance of the unusual. Ernest Hemingway
All your ideas may be solid or even good .. But you have to Actually EXECUTE on them for them to matter. Gary Vaynerchuk
Don't you get the idea I'm one of those goddam radicals. Don't get the idea I'm knocking the American system. Al Capone
The book is a film that takes place in the mind of the reader. That's why we go to movies and say, "Oh, the book is better. Paulo Coelho
The great thing about marriage is the idea of really getting to know someone. And really getting to know a woman is a life long task. Robin Williams
No idea is original, there's nothing new under the sun, it's never what you do, but how it's done. Nas
I don't care that they stole my idea . . I care that they don't have any of their own. Nikola Tesla
It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong. Thomas Jefferson
We have to put a stop to the idea that it is a part of everybody's civil rights to say whatever he pleases. Adolf Hitler
Sometimes in life it is a good idea to stop,sometimes it is a good idea to go on. The trick is to decide when to stop. Richard Dawkins
Right now it's only a notion, but I think I can get the money to make it into a concept, and later turn it into an idea. Woody Allen
Why do you keep maintaining your ideas are right if you can't prove them? Jean-Paul Sartre
Sometimes it's easy to have ideas, but somebody has to find a way to do it. Often those responsible for finding a way don't have the idea. Karl Lagerfeld
If you are to advance, all fixed ideas must go. Joseph Campbell
Don’t ever let anybody tell you that your efforts don’t matter or that your voice doesn’t count. Don’t ever believe that you can’t make a difference. You have. Barack Obama
Listen, the next revolution is gonna be a revolution of ideas. Bill Hicks
One does not adopt a new idea, one slips into it. Jean-Paul Sartre
A new idea must not be judged by its immediate results. Nikola Tesla
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas. Joseph Stalin
I would photograph an idea rather than an object, a dream rather than an idea. Man Ray
We shouldn't be looking for heroes, we should be looking for good ideas. Noam Chomsky
What horrifies me most is the idea of being useless: well-educated, brilliantly promising, and fading out into an indifferent middle age. Sylvia Plath
Genius is making complex ideas simple, not making simple ideas complex. Albert Einstein
I will never retire from politics, the revolution, or the ideas I have. Fidel Castro
Integrity is the ability to stand by an idea. Ayn Rand
Rest, nature, books, music...such is my idea of happiness. Leo Tolstoy
My idea of a true feminist is a woman who feels free enough to do whatever she wants. Lana Del Rey
Fashion has always been a repetition of ideas, but what makes it new is the way you put it together. Carolina Herrera
I never could bear the idea of anyone's expecting something from me. It always made me want to do just the opposite. Jean-Paul Sartre
The idea behind digital computers may be explained by saying that these machines are intended to carry out any operations which could be done by a human computer. Alan Turing