Curiosities

The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention. It is the most important product of his creative brain. Its ultimate purpose is the complete mastery of mind over the material world, the harnessing of the forces of nature to human needs.”
Nikola Tesla, physicist and inventor

Nikola Tesla, fisico ed inventore

Everybody knows a certain thing is unrealizable until somebody unaware of this comes and invents it.
Albert Einstein, physicist and Nobel prize for physics

It is not the strongest species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the species that responds better to change.
Charles Darwin, biologist, geologist, zoologist and botanist

“Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect”
Leonardo da Vinci , polymath, inventor, painter, artist, sculptor, designer

“And yet it moves.”
Galileo Galilei, physicist, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher

“Eureka”
Archimedes, mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor

“If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention, than to any other talent.”
Isaac Newton, physicist, mathematician and astronomer

“There are two possible outcomes: if the result confirms the hypothesis, then you’ve made a measurement; if the result is contrary to the hypothesis, then you’ve made a discovery.”
Enrico Fermi, Italian physicist and Nobel prize for physics

“Stay hungry, stay foolish.”
Steve Jobs, founder of Apple

“It is searching for the impossible that man has always made things possible.”
Michail Bakunin, Russian philosopher

“You cannot keep doing the same thing everyday and expecting different results.”
Albert Einstein, physicist and Nobel prize for physics

“Do not just look, we need to look with eyes that want to see, that believe in what they see.”
Galileo Galilei, physicist, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher

“Not always change means to improve, but we need to change to improve.”
Winston Churchill, British politician and Prime Minister

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”
Alan Kay, American computer scientist

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.”
Peter F. Drucker, economista statinitense

“The problem is never how to get new, innovative thoughts into your mind, but how to get old ones out.”
Dee Hock, founder of Visa

“It is from doubts that arise the most interesting ideas.”
Andrea De Carlo, Italian writer

“According to the laws of physics, hornets wouldn’t be able to fly. Hornets, however, don’t know this and fly anyway.“
Igor Sikorsky, helicopter designer

“The ideas come in unexpected ways, just keep your eyes open.”
David Lynch, American filmmaker and television director

“Minds are like parachutes, they work best when open.”
Albert Einstein, physicist and Nobel prize for physics

“Every really new idea looks crazy at first.”
Alfred North Whitehead, English mathematician and philosopher

“Don’t be afraid of new ideas. Be afraid of old ideas.”
Anthony Robbins, motivational speaker

“New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common.”
John Locke, English philosopher

“Creativity comes from looking for the unexpected and stepping outside your own experience.”
Masaru Ibuka, founder of Sony

“The real story is that of inventions; in fact, just the inventions made history.”
Raymond Queneau, French poet and writer

“Every change is a challenge to become what we are really.”
Marianne Williamson, founder of “The Peace Alliance”