Quotes of the Day for 7 June 2003 – Ideas
Lacking a good idea for a theme today, I decided to make Ideas themselves my theme.
Great ideas need landing gear as well as wings.
- C.D. Jackson
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea.
- Don Marquis, 1878 - 1937
The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas.
- Dr. Linus Pauling
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to
hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and
still retain the ability to function.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1896 - 1940
If it's a good idea, go ahead and do it. It is much easier
to apologize than it is to get permission.
- Grace Murray Hopper
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be
beaten, but they may start a winning game.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 1749 - 1832
Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to
handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.
- John Ernst Steinbeck, 1902 - 1968
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