Along similar lines, I heard Mitch Clapp (CEO of Pioneer Rocketplane) say, "I don't want to steal his crazy idea- I have a crazy idea of my own!" This was with Gary Hudson (CEO of Rotary Rocket) sitting next to him...
Eliezer S. Yudkowsky wrote:
> Spike Jones wrote:
> > Eliezer S. Yudkowsky wrote:
> > > "Don't worry about people stealing your ideas; if your ideas
> > > are any good you'll have to shove them down people's throats."
> > Eliezer, this is the greatest quote! Did you originate it?
> Nope. Don't have the attribution offhand.
-- Doug Jones, Rocket Plumber Rotary Rocket Company