277 Greatest Quotes About Imagination
My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk.
So come to the pond, or the river of your imagination, or the harbor of your longing, and put your lips to the world. And live your life.
Privilege, you see, is one of the great adversaries of the imagination; it spreads a thick layer of adipose tissue over our sensitivity.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
This is one of those cases in which the imagination is baffled by the facts.
I am really only myself when I'm somebody else whom I have endowed with these wonderful qualities from my imagination.
Sometimes I feel like a figment of my own imagination.
Do not quench your inspiration and your imagination; do not become the slave of your model.
Vincent Van Gogh
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William Arthur Ward
Looking back, I guess I used to play-act all the time. For one thing, it meant I could live in a more interesting world than the one around me.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
That's what we storytellers do. We restore order with imagination. We instill hope again and again and again.
I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells.
We're living in a time when the world has suddenly discovered India because it's run out of raw material for its imagination. The raw materials for imagination are inexhaustible here.
The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
You will never be greater than the thoughts that dominate your mind.
Worrying is using your imagination to create something you don't want.
They spent the first three years of school getting you to pretend stuff and then the rest of it marking you down if you did the same thing.
I know it's easy to imagine, But it's easier to just do, See, if you can't do what you imagine, then what is imagination to you?
True change takes place in the imagination.
I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections, and the truth of imagination.
Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!
What I fear most, I think, is the death of the imagination.
If you do not see great riches in your imagination, you will never see them in your bank balance.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
There is no life I know to compare with pure imagination. Living there, you'll be free if you truly wish to be.
The more you know, the more you can create. There's no end to imagination in the kitchen.
There is no such thing as death; life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves.
We have no limits to our world. We're only limited by our imagination.
How else would God speak to me, if not through my imagination?
Joan of Arc
And people who don’t dream, who don’t have any kind of imaginative life, they must… they must go nuts. I can’t imagine that.
Reality provides us with facts so romantic that imagination itself could add nothing to them.
Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
The basis of action is lack of imagination. It is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
In the world of words, the imagination is one of the forces of nature.
Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.
I learned a long time ago that reality was much weirder than anyone's imagination.
Hunter S. Thompson