11 Aug 2010

THURSDAY THIRTEEN - Ideas



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13 Funny Quotes about Ideas

1. I had a monumental idea this morning, but I don't remember

2. The reason is I arrived here at the South East coast of England and lost my idea here in this beautiful landscape.

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3. I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of old ones.

4. We know that the nature of genius is to provide idiots with ideas twenty years later.

5. Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple, learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.

6. Nothing is more dangerous than an idea when it is the only one you have.

7. Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.

8. You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.

9. I had a great idea this morning, but I didn't like it.

10. Good ideas are common – what’s uncommon are people who’ll work hard enough to bring them about.

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

12. College isn't the place to go for ideas.

13. Don't worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have to ram it down their throats.

8 comments:

Shelley Munro said...

These are great. I like #5. That's what my ideas do. They go forth and multiply.

Pamela said...

Loved #2. When we lived in Belgium, we would drive down to Calais and take the hovercraft over to Ramsgate. My Mum was British, and it gave her a chance to stock up on a few food items she couldn't live without - like tea!

CountryDew said...

# 13 is right on the money!

colleen said...

Makes me want to study the origin of the word "idea," one of those words that sounds unreal when I stop to think about it. If you add an L it says Ideal.

Adelle Laudan said...

LOL These are great.
Happy T13!

claudie said...

But you have good ideas for your travels!!! What will be the next destination?!
Tomorrow I will begin to think about our bags for Oslo! I think we will buy a kw! We watched the match Norway/France and it was raining! Il va falloir aller regarder dans l'armoire les affaires plus chaudes! Alors qu'ici on transpire! Même la nuit! ça va nous rafraichir ce voyage!

jillconyers said...

I'm adding a few of these to my collection of quotes. Thanks!

Bloodhound said...

I enjoyed this collection. I really liked #9