Successful entrepreneurs generally share a common trait: creativity. Creativity is the foundation for new ideas, significant changes, and many of the great inventions of the world.
Here are a handful of quotes from some of the greatest American inventors that may help fuel your creativity.
- "Creativity is intelligence having fun." - Albert Einstein
- "To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk." - Thomas Edison
- "Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out." - Benjamin Franklin
- "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious." - Albert Einstein
- "Many people die at 25 and aren't buried until they are 75." - Benjamin Franklin
- "Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right." - Henry Ford
This is an abbreviated list and includes 22 more quotes you can see on Inc.com. We would be glad to hear your favorite quotes in the comments below or on Twitter!