I believe Plato did Indeed he did, This saying appears in his dialogue Republic. Although he puts it as Necessity, who is the mother of invention.
necessity is the mother of invention
"necessity is the mother of invention"This means that solutions to problems (the invention bit) are born out of then need for a solution (the necessity).As coming up with an idea is said to be the birth of an idea, this leads to the mother reference in the quote i.e. the need is the mother that gives birth to the idea for a solution.
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It is "Necessity is the mother of invention"
Mekkatorque, King of Gnomes from the online game World of Warcraft. It's a parody of a similar quote, 'necessity is the mother of invention".
Necessity is the mother of invention. You must know you have a need, a driving force. There are time when advancements are made by mistakes but those are few and far between.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Well, Mother Necessity is actually a widow. So if you ever here about idiots in government blame mother necessity for not having kids.
I think the phrase you're thinking of is "necessity is the mother of invention".
Necessity is the Mother of invention
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'Necessity is the mother of invention' means that lifeforms develop and make new things for what they need, (e.g. to stick things together, humans invented glue!)
Difficult situations inspire ingenious solutions.
It means our great grandpas to the millionth power "necessity" to eat, "mothered" the invention of hunting and cooking food, and so on and so forth
Laziness is the father and necessity is the mother of invention,this may be common for a lazy person,father becomes not a lazy ,really the mind should be father of invention that has necessity to invent any thing,if mind does not be ,your necessity and invention is useless.
The most famous example is this: necessity is the mother of invention. Another example: if you live in a cold climate, warm clothing is a necessity.
it means that people only invented stuff because they needed something..... the mother, necessity, nurtures and gives birth to new inventions
There is a saying 'necessity is the mother of invention' If what is invented is called technology then that is what 'causes technology'
it's mean difficult situations inspire ingenious solutions
the quote means that life forms development and make new things for what they need!