"Everything I do is me. I don't like taking ideas from people unless they're the G.O.A.T."
"Universities are not here to be mediums for the coercion of other people, they're here to be mediums for the free exchange of ideas."
"The Empress has been connected with the ideas of universal fecundity and in a general sense with activity."
"Scientists and academics in particular focus on detail and the minutiae. When they talk to each other, they usually don't focus on the broad ideas; they don't focus on social interconnectedness. They focus on the task that they're doing."
"One of my top tips for aspiring entrepreneurs: Tell everyone you know about your idea. This runs contrary to the instinct that most people have, because they're afraid someone is going to 'steal my ideal.' Ideas alone are worth very little; it's in the execution and market feedback that companies are made."
"I spend most of my days pacing around, muttering that I have no ideas, feeling like I'm walking a plank."
"There is resistance to change. There's a resistance to ideas."
"One great pleasure of being an academic is the ability to trade in ideas with your colleagues and students; it is not much fun being the only connoisseur of some fine point."
"Film is the medium for communicating not just ideas, but things of the heart."
"But the West is trying to weaken Islam from outside and inside. They attack our people and invade our countries from outside, and they weaken us from within with ideas like secularism, liberalism and democracy. This is all designed to contaminate our pure Islam."