When it comes to architecture and design, very rarely are we creating something entirely new,” she says. “I feel that we’re actually stealing from nature, our environment, and other outlets, and reinventing them and mashing them up. And the more you travel, the bigger the closet of things to steal
Zen and the Art of Designing Startups
Kara Cutruzzula

The same applies to every invention we have made so far. From aircrafts — design inspiration was taken from birds (Aves — two large flight muscle) to ships (from duck’s natural buoyancy).