quote by Nikola Tesla

I don't care that they stole my idea . . I care that they don't have any of their own

— Nikola Tesla

Famous Stole quotations

I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn't work that way.

So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.


Stole quote I asked god for a bike, but god doesn't work that way. So I stole a bike and ask
I asked god for a bike, but god doesn't work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.

Comrade Blade Nzimande is complaining that EFF stole the ‘red colour’, he does not have a copyright on the ‘red colour’. There’s nothing we can steal from him because he has nothing but that skuurpot (pot scourer) face of his. Why didn’t he complain when Vodacom was red?

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Through the dancing poppies stole A breeze, most softly lulling to my soul.

Who taught me that animals were put on this Earth for food? Who taught me to disrespect animals and view them as mere commodities? Who stole my compassion, my empathy and my conscience? Who lied to me? Who instilled this vicious mindset of human-to-animal exploitation as standard operating procedure?

I stole everything I ever heard, but mostly I stole from the horns.


When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle.

Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.

We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities.

Someone stole all my credit cards, but I won't be reporting it.

The thief spends less than my wife did

Do you remember the 21st night of September? Love was changing the minds of pretenders While chasing the clouds away Our hearts were ringing In the key that our souls were singing. As we danced in the night, Remember how the stars stole the night away.

The Queen of Hearts, she made some tarts, All on a summer day: The Knave of Hearts, he stole those tarts, And took them quite away!


You're like the thief who isn't the least bit sorry he stole, but is terribly, terribly sorry he's going to jail. - Rhett Butler

I asked god for a bike, but god doesn't work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.

I once stole a pornographic book that was printed in braille. I used to rub the dirty parts.

I was Christmas shopping and ran into a guy on the street.

I noticed his watch and said that it runs slow. He said, "So does the guy I stole it from."

The last thing I stole was a box of Coca Cola from a parked truck in Adelaide.

I was nice and drunk. It was New Year's Eve. And that was about 28 years ago.


We should keep [the Panama Canal]. After all, we stole it fair and square.

It’s about a singer who first sneered about my allegedly not authentic style but later she stole and copied it. And now she’s acting like I am the art project and she the true super artist. My God and people actually believe her, she’s successful! I shouldn't continue ranting, it doesn’t get anywhere.

I haven't reported my missing credit card to the police because whoever stole it is spending less than my wife.

There's been so much talk in the news lately about illegal aliens in the workplace. When was the last time an illegal alien stole your job? Oh yeah, that dream job of the Chinese Delivery man pedaling up Broadway delivering Chinese food for 40 cents an hour, or on the back of a landscaping truck with 15 others.

The Queen of Hearts, she made some tarts, all on a hot summer's day.

The Knave of Hearts, he stole those tarts. The mad Queen said, "Off with his head! Off with his head! Off with his head!" Well... that's too bad... no more heads to cut.


I got one entire song from fortune cookies (Land of Sunshine).

On another one, I took words from different Frank Sinatra songs and pasted them together. Another one, I was just driving around and there was a piece of paper on the ground, so I stole it.

My songwriting and my style became more complex as I listened, learned, borrowed and stole and put my music together.

For April Fools Day, someone played a really cruel joke on me.

They stole ALL my mirrors and I had to go hours without seeing myself. I mean, I couldn’t even do my daily affirmations. What kind of world is this? I tell you, it’s artists like myself that really suffer.

In the early days of my child labor activities I was an investigator with a camera attachment... but the emphasis became reversed until the camera stole the whole show.

And then there stole into my fancy, like a rich musical note, the thought of what sweet rest there must be in the grave.


Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood," a song that was written for Simone, she confronted the band's lead singer, Eric Burdon. "So you're the honky," she said, "who stole my song and got a hit out of it?

What white man can say I never stole his land or a penny of his money? Yet they say that I am a thief.

I ne'er was struck before that hour with love so sudden and so sweet.

Her face it bloomed like a sweet flower and stole my heart away complete

The Christians stole the winter solstice from the pagans, and capitalism stole it from the Christians.

I once knew a man who stole a Ferris Wheel.


Someone stole my wallet last week. The guy called me up and he was mad at me. He was like 'you gotta get your finances together. You got no cash, your credit cards are maxed out. You don't even have minutes on your calling card. I had to use my card to call you.'

On Sofia Coppola's 16th birthday, way back in 1987, I stole a lip gloss from her Sistine Chapel of a bedroom. Years later, I left a Chanel lip gloss in the reception of the Mercer Hotel for her. You know why? I believe that you've got to fix your karma.

America’s one of the finest countries anyone ever stole.

Someone stole my shoelaces once from my shoes.

I still wear them and never put laces in them - they're like my trademark shoes now!