Where Do Ideas Come From? | An Infographics About Creativity

Walt Disney said “When I have an idea, I turn down the flame, as if it were a little liquor stove, as low as it will go. Then it explodes and that is my idea.” An idea is something that we think, imagine, envision or fantasize in our minds; something out of the ordinary, something unconventional and different. An idea may take years of time to come into inception or it may happen instantaneously. The world we live in is a result of an idea, everything we see in it, the technology, the advancement, the progress; it’s all because of idea (s). The definition of an idea is different to each one of us. Some call it inspiration while others call it a result of observation.

To some people an idea needs to be preserved while others are of a view that an idea shared is an idea doubled. As George Bernard Shaw put “If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas” That’s the beauty of an idea. But have you ever wondered if there’s a scientific or psychological dimension to an idea? That it’s the work of our senses and conscious & subconscious those create an idea? Yes! You heard me right; it’s more tilted towards scientific and psychological phenomenon. You can more in today’s infographics that sheds a pretty enlightening light on where exactly an idea comes from. So have a sheer look at this information graphics and put your senses to work right away if you’re really desperate for a brilliant, creative, extraordinary idea!