When dreams are more real than reality, you’re alive.
People often overestimate what will happen in the next two years and underestimate what will happen in ten.
Innovation! One cannot be forever innovating. I want to create classics.
The great don’t innovate, they fertilise seeds planted by lackeys, then leave to others the inhaling of the flowers whose roots they’ve manured.
I see no advantage in these new clocks. They run no faster than the ones made 100 years ago.
I ran into Isosceles. He has a great idea for a new triangle!
Inventors and men of genius have almost always been regarded as fools at the beginning (and very often at the end) of their careers.
It’s more fun to be a pirate than to join the Navy.
I should sell my life to Ted Turner because it’s unbelievable.
An important scientific innovation rarely makes its way by gradually winning over and converting its opponents: What does happen is that the opponents gradually die out.
If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.
Peter F Drucker
The paradox of innovation is that it is accepted as an innovation when it has become imitation.
The first step is an intuition—and comes with a burst, then difficulties arise. This thing gives out and then that—“Bugs”, as such little faults are called, show themselves.
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(This story appears in the 20 September, 2013 issue of Forbes India. To visit our Archives, click here.)
Excellent collection of quotations on INNOVATION. Creativity,Innovation and Invention are the pillars of progress. Innovate or Perish is the Mantra in the Industry now. Dr.A.Jagadeesh Nellore(AP),Indiaon Sep 12, 2013