|The only thing that keeps us alive is our brilliance, the only thing that protects our brilliance is our patents.
— Edward Land
|The greatest difficulty in the world is not for people to accept new ideas, but to make them forget about old ideas|
— John Maynard Keynes
|An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field|
— Neils Bohr
|Great creativity requires hard facts, wild imagination and non logical jumps forward that are then proved to be right by working backwards to known principles. Only the rebellious can do it.|
— Lorraine Daston
|New technologies tend to become less visible as they become more familiar.
— Marshall McLuhan
|I don't think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It over comes everything, even nature. |
— John D. Rockefeller
|New things are not trusted unless proven by experience.
— Nicoli Machiavelli
|Experience is not what happens to you.
Experience is what you do with what happens to you.
— Aldous Huxley
|IMAGINATION IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN KNOWLEDGE|
— Big Al Einstein
|Luck is the residue of design|
— Branch Ricky
|The real idea of modern furnishings is economy and if you can substitute an old piece of junk and make it serve as well as something more costly, you win.|
— Alexander Calder
|We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
— Oscar Wilde
|The question is not what you look at, but what you see.
— Henry Thoreau
|You can observe a lot while watching.|
— Yogi Berra
|Forget past mistakes.
Forget everything except what you're going to do now and do it.
— William Durant, founder of General Motors
|Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
|It’s good to be open-minded, but if you're too open-minded, your brains fall out.|
— Old Yiddish saying
|Excuse me while I Boogaloo.|
— James Brown
|Man climbs mountains because it is there.
Man invents something because it is not there.
— Brett Stern
|Frango ut patefaciam
I break in order to reveal
— Motto Paleontological Society