Imagination And Creativity Quotes

Imagination And Creativity Quotes by William James, Brenda Ueland, Carl Sagan, Rita Mae Brown, Henry David Thoreau, Dr. Seuss and many others.

Genius... means little more than the faculty of perceiv

Genius… means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.
William James
The imagination needs moodling,–long, inefficient happy idling, dawdling and puttering.
Brenda Ueland
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
Carl Sagan
Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work.
Rita Mae Brown
It is the marriage of the soul with nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination
Henry David Thoreau
Look at life through the wrong end of the telescope.
Dr. Seuss
Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.
Albert Einstein
Invention strictly speaking, is little more than a new combination of those images which have been previously gathered and deposited in the memory; nothing can come from nothing.
Joshua Reynolds
Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.
Leo Burnett
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William Arthur Ward
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
Henry Ward Beecher
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
Carl Jung
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Albert Einstein
Reading fiction not only develops our imagination and creativity, it gives us the skills to be alone. It gives us the ability to feel empathy for people we’ve never met, living lives we couldn’t possibly experience for ourselves, because the book puts us inside the character’s skin.
Ann Patchett
The intuitive mind is a sacred gift.
Albert Einstein
The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
Albert Einstein
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
Bertrand Russell