invent Quotes

Dubstep didn't invent bass, it just zoned in on it. Bass, to varying depths, is the foundation to most dance musics.
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— Kode9
There has been a fundamental paradigm shift. Today's customer expectations are: If i can imagine it, it simply has to be there; if not, I'll invent it myself'
— Kim Williams
Technology is all the accumulated usefulness that our minds invent.
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— Kevin Kelly
In my heart I believe that biology is the beginning and the end of everything. It's the biggest source of ideas, the biggest source of invention. Nobody can invent better than nature and so if you like nature is my biggest source of inspiration.
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— Ken Yeang
Invent. I love inventing, that's my first passion.
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— Kellan Lutz
This is the rock 'n' roll life, and you had to invent it as you went along. There was no textbook to say how you operate this machinery.
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— Keith Richards
I firmly believe that mathematics does not exist outside of humans. It is something we, as a species, invent.
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— Keith Devlin
I like to experiment a lot and invent things.
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— Kathy Ireland
From a commercial point of view, if Christmas did not exist it would be necessary to invent it.
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— Katharine Whitehorn
As long as the artist invents and is inspired, he remains in a constrained state of mind, at least for the purpose of communication. He then wants to say everything, which is the wrong tendency of young geniuses or the right prejudice of old bunglers. Thus, he fails to recognize the value and dignity of self-restraint, which is indeed for both the artist and the man the first and the last, the most necessary and the highest goal.
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— Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
If Diet Coke did not exist it would have been neccessary to invent it.
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— Karl Lehenbauer
Tell me, why do former young designers who are now in their middle 40s have to redo the 1960s and 70s. Why they cannot invent fashion for today?
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— Karl Lagerfeld
Good poetry and successful revolution change our lives. And you cannot compose a good poem or wage a revolution without changing consciousness unless you attack the language that you share with your enemies and invent a language that you share with your allies.
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— June Jordan
Like a lot of Black women, I have always had to invent the power my freedom requires ...
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— June Jordan
You make your own path as an actor. Nobody does it for you, so you have to invent yourself.
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— Juliette Binoche
We invent mind-space inside our own heads as well as the heads of others ... we assume these 'spaces' without question. They are a part of what it is to be conscious. Moreover, things that in the physical-behavioural world that do not have a spatial quality are made to have such in consciousness. Otherwise we cannot be conscious of them.
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— Julian Jaynes
Leave three Englishmen in a room and they will invent a rule that prevents a fourth joining them.
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— Julian Fellowes
It strikes me that this may be one of the differences between youth and age: when we are young, we invent different futures for ourselves; when we are old, we invent different pasts for others.
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— Julian Barnes
Just as blood is a fact of your physical body and nothing you invented, creativity is a fact of your spiritual body and nothing you must invent.
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— Julia Cameron
Really, I protest-what is left for the satirical mind to invent when reality so surpasses it?
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— Jude Morgan
Cubism is not a manner but an aesthetic, and even a state of mind; it is therefore inevitably connected with every manifestation of contemporary thought. It is possible to invent a technique or a manner independently, but one cannot invent the whole complexity of a state of mind.
— Juan Gris
When I write now I do not invent situation, characters, or actions, but rather structures and discursive forms, textual groupings which are combined according to secret affinities among themselves, as in architecture or the plastic arts.
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— Juan Goytisolo
Homo sapiens is the species that invents symbols in which to invest passion and authority, then forgets that symbols are inventions.
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— Joyce Carol Oates
What is memory but the repository of things doomed to be forgotten, so you must have History. You must have labor to invent History. Being faithful to all that happens to you of significance, recording days, dates, events, names, sights not relying merely upon memory which fades like a Polaroid print where you see the memory fading before your eyes like time itself retreating.
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— Joyce Carol Oates
It is vain for painters... to endeavour to invent without materials on which the mind may work.
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— Joshua Reynolds
Truman Capote famously claimed to have nearly absolute recall of dialogue and used his prodigious memory as an excuse never to take notes or use a tape recorder, but I suspect his memory claims were just a useful cover to invent dialogue whole cloth.
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— Joshua Foer
We use improv in all kinds of fun ways. Sometimes it's to invent or discover new things, sometimes it's to weird out the other actors, and sometimes it's to create a sense of fun, to find new things inside the scripted lines.
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— Josh Gad
Credulity forges more miracles than trickery could invent.
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— Joseph Joubert
Avoid singularity. There may often be less vanity in following the new modes than in adhering to the old ones. It is true that the foolish invent them, but the wise may conform to, instead of contradicting, them.
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— Joseph Joubert
There is no society or conversation to be kept up in the world without good-nature, or something which must bear its appearance and supply its place. For this reason mankind have been forced to invent a kind of artificial humanity, which is what we express by the word Good-Breeding.
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— Joseph Addison
I don't like captions. I prefer people to look at my pictures and invent their own stories.
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— Josef Koudelka
The poet begins where the man ends. The man's lot is to live his human life, the poet's to invent what is nonexistent.
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— Jose Ortega y Gasset
Man has to suffer. When he has no real afflictions, he invents some.
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— Jose Marti
Do people believe in human rights because such rights actually exist, like mathematical truths, sitting on a cosmic shelf next to the Pythagorean theorem just waiting to be discovered by Platonic reasoners? Or do people feel revulsion and sympathy when they read accounts of torture, and then invent a story about universal rights to help justify their feelings?
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— Jonathan Haidt
Solutions come through evolution. They come through asking the right questions, because the answers pre-exist. It is the questions that we must define and discover. You don't invent the answer-you reveal the answer.
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— Jonas Salk
Find the right questions. You don't invent the answers, you reveal the answers.
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— Jonas Salk
The answer, The answer, my friend, is not yours to invent or create. It will be decided for you. It is outside you. It is real and objective and firm. One day you will hear it. You don't create it. You don't define it. It comes to you, and sooner or later you conform to it-or bow to it.
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— John Piper
I think we invent jargon because it saves times talking to one-another.
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— John M. Smith
People who've had very unhappy childhoods are pretty good at inventing themselves. If nobody invents you for yourself, nothing is left but to invent yourself for others.
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— John le Carre
So we dream on. Thus we invent our lives. We give ourselves a sainted mother, we make our father a hero; and someone's older brother and someone's older sister " they become our heroes too. We invent what we love and what we fear. There is always a brave lost brother " and a little lost sister, too. We dream on and on: the best hotel, the perfect family, the resort life. And our dreams escape us almost as vividly as we can imagine them.
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— John Irving