I won't base my reasoning for how the Internet and technology will end poverty on this idea alone.
I like the idea of burying the supplies, but I don't think the Indians would be fooled if we buried everything – even if we could.
"And I had no idea!..." exclaimed Princess Mary.
You need to have a basic understanding of how things work in biology.
Much as she liked Sarah, the idea of Giddon's displeasure would prohibit any such intent.
I'm working my way through college, but what have I ever done to give you the idea I was destitute?
His idea was, first, to concentrate all the artillery in the center, and secondly, to withdraw the cavalry to the other side of the dip.
A fine idea to have a blind general!
An idea flashed through her brain and left a frown on her face.
A bright idea, however, shot into my mind, and the problem was solved.
Anyway, why do men have to act on every idea that crosses their mind?
She was an open book to him and he was obsessed with the idea of reading it.
The idea of defeat and flight could not enter Rostov's head.
The idea that a person can be a political prisoner, jailed for his beliefs about government, politics, or politicians, is ancient but happily fading.
Twitter.com is unquestionably the most efficient way in the history of humanity to send a single idea, invitation, complaint, or observation to the world.
So what difference did it make who came up with the idea as long as it was a good one?
Let's say Linda has come up with a pretty interesting idea: A social network for couples.
The idea was that it would be great to make machines that behaved like us and, through that, we could harness their abilities.
But no one had any idea of the mechanism by which this could be achieved.
Micro-lending is not new; the idea of small loans to the entrepreneurial poor is centuries old.
We have eliminated debtors prisons, developed the idea of "women and children first," stigmatized child labor, made accommodations for conscientious objectors, widely adopted freedom of speech and the press and freedom of assembly, and a hundred more.
Faceless government in a distant land is no one's idea of paradise.
I include Twitter in this list as a larger idea, not only as the literal Twitter.com.
Everyone will be on Facebook, as will be every business, every idea, every brand, and all the people who were once members but have since passed away.
Augustine records that this idea blew his mind (or words to that effect).
It is based on the idea that what we believe about the future determines what we do in the present.
No wonder that the earth expresses itself outwardly in leaves, it so labors with the idea inwardly.
This idea horrified her, made her shudder, blush, and feel such a rush of anger and pride as she had never experienced before.
Somehow I get the idea that you will find it harder to be idle than working.
She had no idea what made him angry one minute and jovial the next.
Didn't you have any idea how he felt about you?
It made him angry just because the idea of marrying the gentle Princess Mary, who was attractive to him and had an enormous fortune, had against his will more than once entered his head.
Pierre saw that there was a bridge in front of him and that soldiers were doing something on both sides of it and in the meadow, among the rows of new-mown hay which he had taken no notice of amid the smoke of the campfires the day before; but despite the incessant firing going on there he had no idea that this was the field of battle.
The prince was surprised that so simple an idea had not occurred to him, and he applied for advice to the holy brethren of the Society of Jesus, with whom he was on intimate terms.
Then during the first day spent in inaction and solitude (he tried several times to fix his attention on the masonic manuscripts, but was unable to do so) the idea that had previously occurred to him of the cabalistic significance of his name in connection with Bonaparte's more than once vaguely presented itself.
Next day, with the sole idea of not sparing himself and not lagging in any way behind them, Pierre went to the Three Hills gate.
What a wretched idea to go and bury themselves in the steppes when the French army is in Moscow.
You see, Aunt, Mamma has long wanted me to marry an heiress, but the very idea of marrying for money is repugnant to me.
We had no idea, never guessed at all.
I had no idea and could not imagine what state he was in, all I wanted was to see him and be with him, she said, trembling, and breathing quickly.
Natasha and Pierre were living in Petersburg at the time and had no clear idea of Nicholas' circumstances.
The idea of putting something aside out of his salary proved a dream.