I am enough Of an artist to draw
freely upon my imagination.
Imagination is more important
than knowledge. Knowledge is
limited. Imagination encircles
The act of writing i s th e act Of Creative minds have always been known to
discovering what you believe.
summ.æ any kind of bad training.
To me, the greatest pleasure of
writing is not what. It's about,
There are no days in life so but the inner music
- Albert. Einstein
memorable as bhose which words make.
vibrated to some stroke of
- 'Iruunan Dapo%e
- Kalvh Emerson
Dig within. Within is the
wellspring of good; and it
Nobody is bored when he iS trying bo make
is always ready to bubble
You need chaos in your soul to
give birth to a dancing star.
something that is beautiful or to discover
something that is true.
A deep immersion in anything
up, if you just dig.
The universe is full of
things patiently wa,ibing for our
wits to grow sharper.
An idea not coupled with action will never
get any bigger than the brain cell it
Creativity arises out of the tension between
Spontaneity and limitations, the latter (like
the river banks) forcing the spontaneity into
the various forms Which are essential bo the
work of art or poem.
makes you more creative.
You're always believing
ahead Of your evidence.
What was the evidence I
could write a poem? I
just believed it. The most
creative thing in us is to
believe in a thing.
There iS a boundary to
men's passions when them.'
act from feelings; but none
when they are under the
influence of imagination.
One must also accept that one
uncreative moments. The more
honestly one can accept that, bhe
quicker these moments will pass.
The marble not yet
The s man will profit carved can hold the
hi s mi stake S and again form Of every thought
the greatest artist has.
in a different way.
Conditions for creativity
are to be puzzled; to
concentrate, to accept
conflict and tension; to
be born evewday; to feel
a sense of self.
Creativity is allowing oneself to
make mistakes. Art is knowing
which ones to keep.
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that
come from all over the place: from bhe sky,
from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from
a passing shape , fl•om a spider's web.
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The creative thinker is
flexible and adaptable and
prepared to rearrange his
The best way bo have a good
Idea is bo have lots of Ideas.
creative when the doer
cares about doing it
right, or doing it better.
Everything you can imagine is real.
In the creative state man is taken out of
himself. He lets down as it were a bucket
into his subconscious , and draws up
something Which is normally beyond his
reach. He mixes this thing with his normal
experiences and out of the mixture he
An idea is salvation by
- Frank Lloyd
The reason for the
compulsion to renewed
creativity, it seems to me, is
that each added work brings
with it an element of self•
discovery, I must create in
order to know rrvself.
makes a work of art.
The world is but a canvas
to the imagination.
If we fail bo nourish our souls,
they wither, and without soul,
life ceases to have meaning. The
The mind Of man is
cm2at,ive process shrivels m the
absence of continual dialogue capable Of arvthing
A hunch is creativity trying to
because everything is
tell you something.
with the soul. And creativity is
in it, all the past as
what makes life worth living.
Artistic creativity is a Whirlpool
of imagination that swirls in the
depths of the mmd.
The only limits are, as
Creativity is not the
finding Of a thing, but
the making something
Out Of it after it is found.
alwAys, those Of vision.
- dames Erouehzor.
The ability to convert ideas to things is
the secret of outward success.
Creativity comes from trust.
Trust your instincts. And never
hope more than you work.
well as the future.
I want to thank anyone Who spends
part of their dAy creating. I don't care
If it's a book, a film, a painting, a
dance, a piece of theatre, a piece of
music. Anybocbr who spends part Of
their day sharing their experience
With us. I think this world would be
unlivable without art. Thank you for
- I leer.}' Beecher
An avalanche begins with a snowflake.
Creauviby is our true nature; blocks are an
unnatural thwarting of a process at once as
normal and as miraculous as the blossoming
Of a flower at the end Of a slender green
stem. In order to have a real relationship
with our creativity, we must bake bhe tame
and care to cultivate it.
Creativity takes courage.
Do somethmg badly. The cure for writer's
block is to go ahead and write badly. Once
you are in action, it's easy to pick up the
enerßr and pick up the quality.
Creativity Is a central source of
meaning in our lives... when we
are involved in it, we feel that we
are living more fully than during
the rest of life.
A new idea is delicate. lb can be
killed by a sneer or a yawn; it
can be stabbed to death by a
quip and worried to death by a
frown on the right man's brow.