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Q) " NECESSITY " is the mother of "INVENTION"
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Asked by mohammed riyazuddin, 03 Nov '12 02:15 pm
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Our requirements force us to find ways of getting it. In the olden days when man felt the need of protection from wild beasts and cold, he invented fire by striking two pieces of stone. Slowly and slowly with the marching of time many developments took place in man's life.So it is always right to say that necessity is the mother of invention.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 03 Nov '12 02:18 pm

 
  
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I think instead of necessity we should have used the word "compulsion"
Answered by INDER VIG, 03 Nov '12 02:57 pm

 
  
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Today the definition of necessity has changed. yesterday's luxury like phone, TV, mobiles have become today's necessity. Inventions will continue as long as there is demand for new things. some changes here and there, when people are ready to buy it, when they can afford it, inventions will continue. today it is window 8. tomorrow it would be windows 9i, today it is samsung galaxy, tomorrow it would be samsung plutonic and so on .....
Answered by Manoj Joshi, 03 Nov '12 02:25 pm

 
  
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World develops from this point....
Answered by vijay, 03 Nov '12 04:11 pm

 
  
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Meaning

Difficult situations inspire ingenious solutions.

Origin

The author of this proverbial saying isn't known. It is sometimes ascribed to Plato, although no version of it can be found in his works. It was known in England, although at that point in Latin rather than English, by the 16th century. William Horman, the headmaster of Winchester and Eton, included the Latin form 'Mater artium necessitas' in Vulgaria, a book aphorisms for the boys of the schools to learn by heart, which he published in 1519.

Roger Ascham came close to an English version of the phrase in Toxophilus: 1545:
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Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 03 Nov '12 02:55 pm

 
  
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Thatz why necessity of a cup of HOT TEA inspired George Stevenson to invent the steam engine.....
Answered by Pradipta pati, 03 Nov '12 02:34 pm

 
  
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Yes!!
Answered by sanjay karmakar, 03 Nov '12 02:17 pm

 
  
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Curiosity is the father of troubles
Answered by Pawan Gupta, 03 Nov '12 02:16 pm

 
  
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