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“We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.”
“Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does nature because in her inventions nothing is lacking, and nothing is superfluous.”
Leonardo da Vinci
“What you don't see with your eyes, don't invent with your mouth”
“Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza.”
“High heels were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.”
“Our ability to create has outreached our ability to use wisely the products of our invention.”
Whitney M. Young Jr.
“If Al Gore invented the Internet, I invented spell check.”
“All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian, or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions, set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.”
“They say women talk too much. If you have worked in Congress you know that the filibuster was invented by men.”
Clare Boothe Luce
“We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love and gunpowder.”
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