191 Greatest Quotes About Creativity
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Everything we say signifies; everything counts, that we put out into the world. It impacts on kids, it impacts on the zeitgeist of the time.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.
When you make music or write or create, it's really your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible, condomless sex with whatever idea it is you're writing about at the time. .
Herodotus says, "Very few things happen at the right time, and the rest do not happen at all: the conscientious historian will correct these defects.
There are three kinds of people: 1. Innovators. 2. Imitators. 3. Idiots.
You have to do stuff that average people don't understand because those are the only good things.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.
For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity or perception to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication.
If only we could pull out our brain and use only our eyes.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
When your Daemon is in charge, do not try to think consciously. Drift, wait, and obey.
To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.
Don't try to figure out what other people want to hear from you; figure out what you have to say.
Fashion is a language that creates itself in clothes to interpret reality.
The thing is to become a master and in your old age to acquire the courage to do what children did when they knew nothing. .
Artists die twice. First creatively. Then physically. The second one is the easiest.
Learning gives creativity Creativity leads to thinking Thinking provides knowledge Knowledge makes you great.
I'm gonna go live in a cave, just completely live in my interior world.
A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
Whether it be personal or musical, I just think I'm a walking art piece, just a ball of creativity.
Within every woman there is a wild and natural creature, a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing.
Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Leonardo da Vinci
The thoughts we choose to think are the tools we use to paint the canvas of our lives.
You cannot mandate productivity, you must provide the tools to let people become their best.
Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
It's easy to attack and destroy an act of creation. It's a lot more difficult to perform one.
Words that do not match deeds are not important.
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.
You can't have creativity unless you leave behind the bounded, the fixed, all the rules.
The creative habit is like a drug. The particular obsession changes, but the excitement, the thrill of your creation lasts.
I love any and all situations where you celebrate creativity.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Tactics mean doing what you can with what you have.
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
Be brave enough to live life creatively. The creative place where no one else has ever been.
Creativity is the ability to introduce order into the randomness of nature.