Great Sayings of Great People [Motivational & Inspirational Quotes about Innovation ]

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking, and don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart,…you’ll know when you find it.” – Steve Jobs

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can’t do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” – Apple, “Think Different” campaign

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world.” – Margaret Mead

“The things we fear most in organizations—fluctuations, disturbances, imbalances—re the primary sources of creativity.” -Margaret J. Wheatley

“Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.” – Erica Jong

“People who don’t take risks generally make about 2 big mistakes a year, people who do take risks generally make about 2 big mistakes a year” -Peter Drucker

“It’s not about breaking the rules. It is about abandoning the concept of rules altogether” –Paul Lemberg

“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.” -Leo Burnett

“You can make mistakes, but you are not a failure until you blame others for those mistakes.”– John Wooden

“Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.” -Mary Lou Cook

“The only thing I fear more than change is no change. The business of being static makes me nuts.”  –Twyla Tharp

“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” – George Bernard Shaw

“It’s easy to come up with new ideas; the hard part is letting go of what worked for you two years ago, but will soon be out of date.” – Roger von Oech

“Don’t worry, be crappy. Revolutionary means you ship and then test… Lots of things made the first Mac in 1984 a piece of crap – but it was a revolutionary piece of crap.” -Guy Kawasaki

“Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.” –Goethe

“I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others… I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent” – Thomas Edison

“We cannot solve a problem by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them”.- [A. Einstein]

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” – [Alan Kay]

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”-[Mahatma Gandhi]

“An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.”  –[Oscar Wilde]

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. You’re playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone. And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” –Marianne Williamson

“The only thing all successful people have in common is that they’re successful, so don’t waste your time copying “the successful strategies” of others.” -Seth Godin

“Bold action in the face of uncentainity is not only terrifying, but necessary in the pursuit of great work.” – Jonathan Fields

“It’s tough when markets change and your people within the company don’t.” -[Harvard Business Review]

“An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.” – [Oscar Wilde]

“Ideas are useless unless used.” -[T. Levitt]

“The impossible is often the untried.” -[J. Goodwin]

“Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.” – Jonh Steinbeck

Source:

https://jordialemany.wordpress.com/2015/01/24/you-must-be-the-world-you-wish-to-see/

http://www.jonathanfields.com/55-quotes-creativity-innovation-action/

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20121214062750-206580-25-awesome-innovation-quotes

https://www.american.edu/training/Profdev/upload/April-6-Quotes-on-Creativity-SCB-2.pdf

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