Where Ideas Come From

“Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work. Every great idea came out of work.”

Where do ideas come from?

Andrew Norton asked a group of kids and successful creators such as author Susan Orlean, filmmaker David Lynch, and artist Chuck Close to answer that question and compiled their answers into this compelling five-minute video.

For a deeper dive into how Lynch finds ideas, check out this post.