Quote by Howard Aiken
Don't worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have to ram it down their throats.
As quoted in Portraits in Silicon (1987) by Robert Slater.
Variant: Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats. As quoted in A Computer Science Reader : Selections from Abacus (1988) by Eric A. Weiss, p. 404
Book: Portraits in Silicon
Categories: change, Ideas, innovation, leadership, management, managing people, psychology