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Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

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

Author: Samuel Goldwyn (1882-1974)

Profession: American Film Producer, Founder, MGM

Very simple ideas lie within the reach only of complex minds

Author: Remy De Gourmont (1858-1915)

Profession: French Novelist, Philosopher, Poet, Playwright

Go out and buy yourself a five-cent pencil and a ten-cent notebook and begin to write down some million-dollar ideas for yourself.

Author: Bob Grinde

Profession:

Sometimes the best, and only effective, way to kill an idea is to put it into practice.

Author: Sidney J. Harris (1917)

Profession: American Journalist

Ideas move fast when their time comes.

Author: Carolyn Heilbrun (1926)

Profession: American Author, Educator

All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

Ideas... they have the power…

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

Lots of people know a good thing the minute the other fellow sees it first.

Author: Job E. Hodges

Profession:

A mind once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimensions.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet

Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one where they sprung up.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet

A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet

Man's mind, stretched by a new idea, never goes back to its original dimensions.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet

Good ideas are a dime a dozen, bad ones are free.

Author: Doug Horton

Profession:

The idea that is not dangerous is not worthy of being called an idea at all.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher