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Picture quote by Eleanor Roosevelt about ideas

Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people. ⏤ Eleanor Roosevelt

Picture quote by Unknown about motivational

Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote about forgive

We all agree that forgiveness is a beautiful idea until we have to practice it.

Picture quote by George Carlin about idealist

Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist. ⏤ George Carlin

Picture quote by Sayings about idea

Ideas hold little intrinsic value without execution. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about life

You're always haunted by the idea that you're wasting your life

Picture quote by Albert Einstein about mind

The mind that opens up to a new idea never returns to its original size. ⏤ Albert Einstein

Picture quote by Eleanor Roosevelt about people

Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people. ⏤ Eleanor Roosevelt

Picture quote by C. S. Lewis about forgiveness

Everyone says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until they have something to forgive. ⏤ C. S. Lewis

Picture quote by Carl Jung about behavior

To be normal is the ideal aim of the unsuccessful. ⏤ Carl Jung

Picture quote by Robert Bolt about belief

A belief is not merely an idea the mind possesses, it is an idea that possesses the mind. ⏤ Robert Bolt

Picture quote by Unknown about ideals

If only our eyes saw souls instead of bodies, how very different our ideals of beauty would be. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Carl Sandburg about idealist

I'm an idealist. I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on my way. ⏤ Carl Sandburg

Picture quote by Napoleon Hill about idea

All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea. ⏤ Napoleon Hill

Picture quote by Rumi about idea

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote about mind

Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.

Picture quote by Bobby Umar about leader

Good leaders develop ideas. Great leaders develop people. The best leaders develop new leaders. ⏤ Bobby Umar

Picture quote by Rich Simmonds about thinking

Don't look for ideas that will confirm your thinking; rather look for trends that will disrupt your thoughts. ⏤ Rich Simmonds

Picture quote by Brian Tracy about idea

Take all the training you can get; One good idea is all you need to save yourself years of hard work. ⏤ Brian Tracy

Picture quote by Dogen about zen

Do not follow the ideas of others, but learn to listen to the voice within yourself. ⏤ Dogen

Picture quote by Unknown about motivational

It's not about ideas. It's about making ideas happen. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Bobby Umar about leadership

Good leaders develop ideas.Great leaders develop people.The best leaders develop new leaders. ⏤ Bobby Umar

Picture quote about ideas

The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible.

Picture quote by Robert Kiyosaki about thinking

If you want to be rich, think big... think differently. ⏤ Robert Kiyosaki

Picture quote by Frank Chimero about design

Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because the idea wasn't theirs. ⏤ Frank Chimero

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Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.

Nikola Tesla,

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.

Marie Curie, scientist

The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.,

There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come.

Victor Hugo, author

The value of an idea lies in the using of it.

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

We shouldn't be looking for heroes, we should be looking for good ideas.

Noam Chomsky, activist

I'm completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death.

George Carlin, comedian

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death.

John F. Kennedy, president

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.

Earl Nightingale, radio speaker

I had no idea that being your authentic self could make me as rich as I've become. If I had, I'd have done it a lot earlier.

Oprah Winfrey, entertainer

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, diarist

I am an idealist. I don't know where I'm going but I'm on my way.

Carl Sandburg, poet

If you are possessed by an idea, you find it expressed everywhere, you even smell it.

Thomas Mann, writer

Ideals are like the stars: we never reach them, but like the mariners of the sea, we chart our course by them.

Carl Schurz, revolutionary

To suppose that any form of government will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea.

James Madison, president

My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company.

Jane Austen, writer

We are the prisoners of ideas.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Paris is always a good idea.

Audrey Hepburn, actress

To have a great idea, have a lot of them.

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

Who can't relate to the idea of leaving one chapter behind and moving on to the next?

Mike Shinoda, musician

Man's mind, stretched by a new idea, never goes back to its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

Get your ideas on paper and study them. Do not let them go to waste!

Les Brown, motivational speaker

I am so busy doing nothing... that the idea of doing anything - which as you know, always leads to something - cuts into the nothing and then forces me to have to drop everything.

Jerry Seinfeld, comedian

I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood.

Susie Bright, writer

Ideas are more powerful than people.

Jim DeMint, politician

Everything begins with an idea.

Earl Nightingale, radio speaker

Sometimes the best, and only effective, way to kill an idea is to put it into practice.

Sydney J. Harris, journalist

Our salvation is in striving to achieve what we know we'll never achieve.

Ryszard Kapuscinski, journalist

A perfect human being: Man in search of his ideal of perfection. Nothing less.

Pir Vilayat Khan, philosopher

Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one where they sprung up.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

Some people entertain ideas; others put them to work.


Our ideals, like pictures, are made from lights and shadows.

Joseph Joubert, writer

There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come.

Victor Hugo, author

We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent.

Barack Obama, president

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone, businessman

When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers, idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter.

Logan Pearsall Smith, critic

Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth.

Swami Vivekananda, clergyman

I resent the idea that people would blame the messenger for the message, rather than looking at the content of the message itself.

Anita Hill, celebrity

The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.

Maria Montessori, educator

Ideas that enter the mind under fire remain there securely and for ever.

Leon Trotsky, revolutionary

We believed in our idea - a family park where parents and children could have fun- together.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.

John Galsworthy, author

It's paradoxical, that the idea of living a long life appeals to everyone, but the idea of getting old doesn't appeal to anyone.

Andy Rooney, journalist

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

Robert Smithson, artist

Man is an idea, and a precious small idea once he turns his back on love.

Albert Camus, philosopher

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

Napoleon Hill, writer

The wise only possess ideas; the greater part of mankind are possessed by them.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poet

The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance - the idea that anything is possible.

Ray Bradbury, writer

In time your relatives will come to accept the idea that a career is as important to you as your family. Of course, in time the polar ice cap will melt.

Barbara Dale,

My idea of feminism is self-determination, and it's very open-ended: every woman has the right to become herself, and do whatever she needs to do.

Ani DiFranco, musician

Many ideas are good for a limited time -- not forever.

Robert Townsend,

The ideas dictate everything, you have to be true to that or you're dead.

David Lynch, director

Good ideas and innovations must be driven into existence by courageous patience.

Hyman Rickover, soldier

A moment's insight is sometimes worth a life's experience.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

Very simple ideas lie within the reach only of complex minds

Remy De Gourmont, novelist

Great ideas originate in the muscles.

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

The true ideal is not opposed to the real but lies in it; and blessed are the eyes that find it.

James Russell Lowell, poet

I was in love with the idea of being in love with a woman way before I was actually in love with one.

Jimmy Carr, comedian

You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, poet

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.

Wim Wenders, director

We have some great ideas, but most of 'em come too late to do us any good.

Will Rogers, actor

Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave men, or they are no better than dreams.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Words without actions are the assassins of idealism.

Herbert Hoover, president

Idealist: a cynic in the making.

Irving Layton, poet

The old idea of a composer suddenly having a terrific idea and sitting up all night to write it is nonsense. Nighttime is for sleeping.

Benjamin Britten, composer

Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension of notions too general for its existing language.

Alfred North Whitehead, mathematician

Too many people run out of ideas long before they run out of words.


The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea.

Jim Rohn, businessman

A single idea, if it is right, saves us the labor of an infinity of experiences.

Jacques Maritain, philosopher

Ideas control the world.

James Garfield,

A stand can be made against invasion by an army; no stand can be made against invasion by an idea.

Victor Hugo, author

No folly is more costly than the folly of intolerant idealism.

Winston Churchill, politician

An idea is a point of departure and no more. As soon as you elaborate it, it becomes transformed by thought.

Pablo Picasso, painter

A merchant who approaches business with the idea of serving the public well has nothing to fear from the competition.

James Cash Penney, businessman

Why should we strive, with cynic frown, to knock their fairy castles down?

Eliza Cook, poet

A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock when somebody contemplates it with the idea of a cathedral in mind.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery, novelist

I have no idea what I'm going to say when I stand up to give a toast. But I do know that anything I say I find funny.

Don Rickles, comedian

Whenever somebody comes up with a good idea, there's somebody else who has never had a good idea in his life who stands up and says, Oh, you can't do that.

Tom Clancy, novelist

Buddhism has in it no idea of there being a moral law laid down by somekind of cosmic lawgiver.

Alan Watts, philosopher

Labor gives birth to ideas.

Jim Rohn, businessman

An idea that is developed and put into action is more important than an idea that exists only as an idea.

Edward De Bono, psychologist

The world moves, and ideas that were good once are not always good.


There are no new ideas. There are only new ways of making them felt.

Audre Lorde, poet

A crank is someone with a new idea -- until it catches on.

Mark Twain, author

New ideas come into this world somewhat like falling meteors, with a flash and an explosion, and perhaps somebody

Henry David Thoreau, author

An idea is not responsible for the people who believe in it.

Don Marquis, poet

The best way to have a good idea is to have lots of ideas.

Linus Pauling, scientist

Ideas too are a life and a world.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

A powerful idea communicates some of its strength to him who challenges it.

Marcel Proust, author

Repeat anything often enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins, businessman

An idea is a feat of association, and the height of it is a good metaphor.

Robert Frost, poet

Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.

Victor Hugo, author

You can kill a man but you can't kill an idea.

Medgar Evers, activist

There are well-dressed foolish ideas, just as there are will-dressed fools.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

He was distinguished for ignorance; for he had only one idea, and that was wrong.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

It is the nature of thought to find its way into action.

Christian Nevell Bovee,

A mediocre idea that guarantees enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.

Mary Kay Ash, businesswoman

Ideas, as distinguished from events, are never unprecedented.

Hannah Arendt, historian

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