Inventing Quotes

Quotes tagged as "inventing" (showing 1-9 of 9)
Michael Bassey Johnson
“Inventions are not solely the making of material things, inventions are also the mental unleashing of ideas by a genuis with a sixth sense.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Lemony Snicket
“But you can't invent things like time,' Violet said. 'You can invent things like automatic popcorn poppers. You can invent things like steam-powered window waster. But you can't invent more time.”
Lemony Snicket, The Wide Window

Shannon L. Alder
“Your need to feel significant will never be met, until you can conquer your fear and manage your focus.”
Shannon L. Alder

Lemony Snicket
“To those who hadn't been around Violet long, nothing would have seemed unusual, but those who knew her well knew that when she tied her hair up in a ribbon to keep it out of her eyes, it meant that the gears and levers of her inventing brain were whirring at top speed.”
Lemony Snicket, The Bad Beginning

Alexander Graham Bell
“Wherever you may find the inventor, you may give him wealth or you may take from him all that he has; and he will go on inventing. He can no more help inventing that he can help thinking or breathing.”
Alexander Graham Bell

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Every idea is in the soul of its owner. No other power can shift it to another soul, that is why we have the telephone, aircraft, etc, each having its unique inventor.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“The future cannot be predicted, but futures can be invented. It was man’s ability to invent which has made human society what it is. The mental processes of inventions are still mysterious. They are rational but not logical, that is to say, not deductive.”
Dennis Gabor, Inventing The Future

Paul Sloane
“Implementing best practice is copying yesterday, innovation is inventing tomorrow.”
Paul Sloane