Quotes by invent
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Honoré Gabriel Riqueti Count of Mirabeau
French revolutionary and writer 1749-1791
If honesty did not exist, we ought to invent it as the best means of getting rich.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
If life doesn't offer a game worth playing, then invent a new one.
Richard Buckminster Fuller
American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.Origineel:
Si Dieu n'existait pas, il faudrait l'inventer."
American computer scientist 1940-
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
English poet 1757-1827
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
American poet and essayist 1899-1979
According to its doctors, my one intransigent desire is to have been a Confederate general, and because I could not or would not become anything else, I set up for poet and beg an to invent fictions about the personal ambitions that my society has no use for.
American Author 1862-1937
After all, one knows one's weak points so well, that it's rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others.
American statesman, 39e President 1924-
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense... human rights invented America.
American-British author 1951-
And I find chopsticks frankly distressing. Am I alone in thinking it odd that a people ingenious enough to invent paper, gunpowder, kites and any number of other useful objects, and who have a noble history extending back 3,000 years haven't yet worked out that a pair of knitting needles is no way to capture food?
Thomas Alva Edison
American inventor and founder of General Electric 1847-1931
Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is proof of utility, and utility is success.
Italian writer 1932 -
Because of lies, we can produce and invent a possible world.
German preacher 1483-1546
Cannons and fire-arms are cruel and damnable machines; I believe them to have been the direct suggestion of the Devil. If Adam had seen in a vision the horrible instruments his children were to invent, he would have died of grief.
Irish writer 1854-1900
Culture depends on cookery. For myself, the only immortality I desire is to invent a new sauce.Source: Vera, or the Nihilists (1883)
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can't invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes.