Don't believe it? Well done, neither do we.
More often than not innovation is about making better use of what is already around rather than inventing something new from scratch.
When, in doing so, the result turns out to be more than the mere sum of the parts, the effort was worthwhile.
Like when cleverly combining a wheel with air you produce a tyre...
"Wenn man Spaß an einer Sache hat, dann nimmt man sie auch ernst."