Where do ideas come from?

In our experience, it is the association of disparate memories, fragments of information or sense perceptions which fuse and ignite that small explosion we call an idea. An idea is then a T junction or roundabout at the centre of roads that lead off in many directions.



a thought or suggestion as to a possible course of action.

"recently, the idea of linking pay to performance has caught on"

synonyms: plandesignschemeprojectproposalpropositionsuggestionrecommendationaimintentionobjective