Shots of Wit

A regular posting of witticisms, aphorisms, and general musings by Clifford Cohen.

Inventing things…

If you think you’ve invented something, ask yourself three questions:

1) Has it been done before?

2) Why hasn’t it been done before?

3) Is it worth doing?

If your invention passes these three tests, you’re good to go.

Back Story

Given the amount of time and money spent on inventions that go nowhere, it makes me wonder how often these questions actually get asked…

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