21 Total Quotes

Edwin Land Quotes

Don't undertake a project unless it is manifestly important and nearly impossible
Edwin Land
#Projects

Politeness is the poison of collaboration
Edwin Land
#Collaboration

The essential part of creativity is not being afraid to fail.
Edwin Land
#Creativity

Creativity is the sudden cessation of stupidity.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor #Creativity

Politeness is the slow poison of collaboration.
Edwin Land
#Collaboration

Science is a method to keep yourself from kidding yourself
Edwin Land
#Science

Marketing is what you do when your product is no good
Edwin Land
#Marketing

The most important thing about power is to make sure you don't have to use it.
Edwin Land
#Power #American Inventor

Its not that we need new ideas, but we need to stop having old ideas.
Edwin Land
#Ideas #American Inventor

'If you dream of something worth doing and then simply go to work on it and don't think anything of personalities, or emotional conflicts, or of money, or of family distractions; ... it is amazing how quickly you get through those 5,000 steps.
Edwin Land
#Work

Any problem can be solved using the materials in the room.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

Every creative act is a sudden cessation of stupidity.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

Science is a method to keep yourself from kidding yourself.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

Don't undertake a project unless it is manifestly important and nearly impossible.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

''If you dream of something worth doing and then simply go to work on it and don't think anything of personalities, or emotional conflicts, or of money, or of family distractions; it is amazing how quickly you get through those 5,000 steps.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

Marketing is what you do when your product is no good.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor

Politeness is the poison of collaboration.
Edwin Land
#American Inventor