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A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere. - Joyce A Myers

A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind. - Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a joke or worried to death by a frown on the right person’s brow. - Charles Brower

A quotation at the right moment is like bread to the famished. - The Talmud

All the effort in the world won't matter if you're not inspired. - Chuck Palahniuk

An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it. - William Bernbach

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be Revelation. - Eileen Caddy

Don’t waste time waiting for inspiration. Begin, and inspiration will find you. - H Jackson Brown, Jr

Even in the most purely logical realms, it is insight that first arrives at what is new.
- Bertrand Russell

Every great inspiration is but an experiment. - Charles Ives

Everyone and everything around you is your teacher. - Ken Keyes Jr.

Everyone who’s ever taken a shower has an idea. It’s the person who gets out of the shower, dries off, and does something about it who makes a difference. - Nolan Bushnell

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. - Thomas Edison

I have found that great ideas come when you have a great desire to have them. - Charlie Chaplin

I saw the angel in the marble and I chiseled until I set him free. - Michelangelo

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

Ideas are like wandering sons. They show up when you least expect them. - Bern Williams

If I have a thousand ideas and one turns out to be good, I am satisfied. - Alfred Nobel

If you cannot be a poet, be the poem. - David Carradine

In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. - Albert Camus

Inspiration could be called inhaling the memory of an act never experienced. - Ned Rorem

Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working. - Pablo Picasso

Inspiration is God making contact with itself. - Baba Ram Dass

Inspiration most often arrives when we are consciously engaged in routine work. - Che Garman

Inspirations never go in for long engagements; they demand immediate marriage to action. - Brendan Francis

Inspiration springs more readily from knowledge than from ignorance. - Horace Meyer Kallen

Intuitive vision lets you see more of what is really in front of you. - John Holland

It is often in the darkest skies that we see the brightest stars. - Richard Evans

Many times we will get more ideas and better ideas in two hours of creative loafing than in eight hours at a desk. - Wilferd A Peterson

No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration. - Marcus Tullius Cicero

Nothing brings on inspiration more readily than desperation. - Harry Shearer

Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard. - Anne Sexton

Remember the inspiration follows action and not vice versa. - Eric Aronson

Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not. - George Bernard Shaw

Tapping into your intuition is like taking in a deep cleansing breath of clarity. - John Holland

The air is full of ideas. They are knocking you in the head all the time. You only have to know what you want, then forget it, and go about your business. Suddenly, the idea will come through. It was there all the time. - Henry Ford

The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible. - David Ogilvy

The best way to have a good idea is to have lots of ideas. - Linus Pauling

The bigger your mission becomes, the greater inspiration you will be given. - Ryuho Okawa

The greatest dreams are always unrealistic. - Will Smith

The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not Eureka! but That’s funny… - Isaac Asimov

There is nothing more exciting than a good idea. - Unknown

There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come. - Victor Hugo

Thoughts and ideas are the source of all wealth, success, material gain, all great discoveries, inventions and achievements. - Mark Victor Hanson

Wait for the idea. It may not come at first, but you must be patient, never doubting, waiting in faith. It will come. - Ernest Holmes

When everyone agrees, someone is not thinking. - George Patton

When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best - that is inspiration. - Robert Bresson

You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club. - Jack London

Your ideas are like diamonds... without the refining process, they are just a dirty rock, but by cutting away the impurities, they become priceless. - Paul Kearly

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