Quotations that match 'patent'.

In a recent decision of the Supreme Court, not made, however, by the full court, and concurred in by only four justices, it was held that the seller of a patented mimeograph could bind the purchaser to use only his ink in the machine, though the ink was not patented. John Bates Clark
[ Bind Could Court Decision Four Full Held His However Ink Justices Machine Made Only Patented Purchaser Recent Seller Supreme Though Use]
Every piece of software written today is likely going to infringe on someone else's patent. Miguel de Icaza Computers
[ Else Every Going Infringe Likely Patent Piece Software Someone Today Written]
Patenting and purchase of lands are absolutely vital to the health of Nevada's rural communities. Jim Gibbons
[ Absolutely Communities Health Lands Nevada Purchase Rural Vital]
No patent medicine was ever put to wider and more varied use than the Fourteenth Amendment. William O. Douglas
[ Amendment Ever Fourteenth Medicine More Patent Put Than Use Varied Wider]
Sure, President Bush can say that the U.S. government won't fund stem cell research, but believe me, Japan is applauding. Because they will just do it first and get all the patents. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Because Believe Bush Cell First Fund Get Government Japan Just Patents President Research Say Stem Sure Will Won]
I think software patents are a bad idea. Many patents are given for trivial inventions. Larry Wall
[ Bad Given Idea Inventions Many Patents Software Think Trivial]
If you're a large corporation, you can afford to pay the money to register patents, but if you're an individual like me, you can't. Larry Wall
[ Afford Corporation Individual Large Money Patents Pay Register]
Our strategy in dealing with patents in Mono is the same strategy that any other software developer would take. In the event of a patent claim, we will try to find prior art to the claim of the patent. Miguel de Icaza
[ Any Art Claim Dealing Developer Event Find Mono Other Our Patent Patents Prior Same Software Strategy Take Try Will Would]
A patent, or invention, is any assemblage of technologies or ideas that you can put together that nobody put together that way before. That's how the patent office defines it. That's an invention. Dean Kamen
[ Any Assemblage Before Defines How Ideas Invention Nobody Office Patent Put Technologies Together Way]
A man with an invention on which he has spent his life, but has no means to get it developed for the good of humanity - or even patented for himself - must feel the pinch of poverty very acutely. James Payn
[ Acutely Developed Even Feel Get Good Himself His Humanity Invention Life Man Means Must Patented Pinch Poverty Spent Very Which]
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of the chips that were left. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Authors Chips Contrived Critics Her Invented Left Make Manufactured Nature Out Patented She Were]
We fixed on No. 4, Queen Street Place, for our City offices, and it was from there that so many of my patented inventions were dated. Henry Bessemer
[ City Dated Fixed Inventions Many Offices Our Patented Place Queen Street Were]
We have more patents on pigmented inks than anybody else. Antonio Perez
[ Anybody Else More Patents Than]
I decry the current tendency to seek patents on algorithms. There are better ways to earn a living than to prevent other people from making use of one's contributions to computer science. Donald Knuth
[ Better Computer Contributions Current Decry Earn Living Making Other Patents Prevent Science Seek Tendency Than Use Ways]
The payment made by a manufacturer to a patentee for the privilege of using the patent process, is usually termed, in commercial language, a rent; and under the same head must be ranked all extraordinary qualities of body and mind. Nassau William Senior
[ Body Commercial Extraordinary Head Language Made Manufacturer Mind Must Patent Payment Privilege Process Qualities Ranked Rent Same Termed Under Using Usually]
No, I'm not rich. I had a tax problem in this country, curiously enough, and my accountant said the British government was patently wrong in taxing me, and they were, but we couldn't persuade them and it cost me everything I had. Donald Sutherland
[ Accountant British Cost Country Curiously Enough Everything Government Had Patently Persuade Problem Rich Said Tax Taxing Them Were Wrong]
It is a most extraordinary thing, but I never read a patent medicine advertisement without being impelled to the conclusion that I am suffering from the particular disease therein dealt with in its most virulent form. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Advertisement Am Being Conclusion Dealt Disease Extraordinary Form Impelled Medicine Most Never Particular Patent Read Suffering Therein Thing Virulent Without]
We were proposing, in a sense, that the rest of the world be made safe for American ideas, as they adopted intellectual property rights that gave patent protection to our very innovative economy. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Adopted American Economy Gave Ideas Innovative Intellectual Made Our Patent Property Proposing Protection Rest Rights Safe Sense Very Were World]
This is the patent age of new inventions for killing bodies, and for saving souls. All propagated with the best intentions. Lord Byron
[ Age Best Bodies Intentions Inventions Killing New Patent Propagated Saving Souls]
Now Stan and I were still working in secret at that time but, because of this development, we had to inform the University of Utah because we thought that they might need to take patent protection. Martin Fleischmann
[ Because Development Had Inform Might Need Now Patent Protection Secret Stan Still Take Thought Time University Utah Were Working]
This does not mean that every copyright must prove its value initially. That would be a far too cumbersome system of control. But it does mean that every system or category of copyright or patent should prove its worth. Lawrence Lessig
[ Category Control Copyright Does Every Far Initially Mean Must Patent Prove Should System Too Value Worth Would]
Still, most of those effects occur in the context of harmless play and it is patently obvious that children are not normally turned into aggressive little monsters by TV or video games, since most children do not become aggressive little monsters. Hugh Mackay
[ Aggressive Become Children Context Effects Games Harmless Into Little Monsters Most Normally Obvious Occur Patently Play Since Still Those Turned Tv Video]
Today you have something like A Film by Joe Harry. That is patently asinine and ridiculous. Elmer Bernstein
[ Asinine Film Harry Joe Patently Ridiculous Something Today]
In our day the conventional element in literature is elaborately disguised by a law of copyright pretending that every work of art is an invention distinctive enough to be patented. Northrop Frye
[ Art Conventional Copyright Day Disguised Distinctive Element Enough Every Invention Law Literature Our Patented Pretending Work]
Fighting patents one by one will never eliminate the danger of software patents, any more than swatting mosquitoes will eliminate malaria. Richard Stallman
[ Any Danger Eliminate Fighting Malaria More Mosquitoes Never Patents Software Than Will]
Lincoln said that the Patent Office adds the flame of interest to the light of creativity. And that is why we need to improve the effectiveness of our Patent Office. Jay Inslee
[ Adds Creativity Effectiveness Flame Improve Interest Light Lincoln Need Office Our Patent Said Why]
In 1854 I took out a patent for puddling iron by means of steam. James Nasmyth
[ Iron Means Out Patent Steam Took]
The software patent problem is not limited to Mono. Software patents affect everyone writing software today. Miguel de Icaza
[ Affect Everyone Limited Mono Patent Patents Problem Software Today Writing]
I would have had my patent long, long ago, and it would have run out long, long ago. I would have made, maybe, $100.000, much less that the patent has brought me now. Gordon Gould
[ Ago Brought Had Less Long Made Maybe Much Now Out Patent Run Would]
With their souls of patent leather, they come down the road. Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand. Federico Garcia Lorca
[ Breathe Come Dark Down Fear Fine Impose Leather Nocturnal Patent Road Rubber Sand Silence Souls Their Where]