Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.
— Admiral Hyman Rickover
The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas.
— Linus Pauling
A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock pile when somebody contemplates it with the idea of a cathedral in mind.
— Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.
— John Steinbeck