Buckminster Fuller
Visionary Thinker, Serial Entrepreneur
  I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
About the Innovator

A visionary thinker and serial entrepreneur, Buckminster Fuller explored large-scale ideas in areas as fundamental as transportation, shelter and even the survival of humankind. While many of his projects never achieved commercial success, he inspired countless individuals to think differently and pursue their own ideas, regardless of their qualifications or credentials.

Why He Innovated

Buckminster Fuller never let anyone stop him from exploring ideas or expressing himself. Despite his many business failures and outsider status—he was expelled from Harvard twice—he could explore a concept for decades, waiting for the right time to develop it and talking about it with lots of people along the way.

 
 
 

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