Quotes and sayings about tag  #creativity

Quotes and sayings about tag  creativity


When learning is purposeful, creativity blossoms. When creativity blossoms, thinking emanates. When thinking emanates, knowledge is fully lit. When knowledge is lit, economy flourishes.

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

To be an artist means never to avert one's eyes.

Akira Kurosawa

A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Graffiti is one of the few tools you have if you have almost nothing. And even if you don't come up with a picture to cure world poverty you can make someone smile while they're having a piss.


I think a lot of psychopaths are just geniuses who drove so fast that they lost control.

Criss Jami

The writer's curse is that even in solitude, no matter its duration, he never grows lonely or bored.

Criss Jami

What keeps life fascinating is the constant creativity of the soul.

Deepak Chopra

Non-judgment quiets the internal dialogue, and this opens once again the doorway to creativity.

Deepak Chopra

I am an artist you know ... it is my right to be odd.

E.A. Bucchianeri

Weirdism is definitely the cornerstone of many an artist's career.

E.A. Bucchianeri

The road to creativity passes so close to the madhouse and often detours or ends there.

Ernest Becker

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.

Geoffrey Chaucer

The public wants work which flatters its illusions.

Gustave Flaubert

You don’t make art out of good intentions.

Gustave Flaubert

I am irritated by my own writing. I am like a violinist whose ear is true, but whose fingers refuse to reproduce precisely the sound he hears within.

Gustave Flaubert

What does education often do? It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.

Henry David Thoreau

Write while the heat is in you. The writer who postpones the recording of his thoughts uses an iron which has cooled to burn a hole with. He cannot inflame the minds of his audience.

Henry David Thoreau

Clear thinking at the wrong moment can stifle creativity.

Karl Lagerfeld

Hearts can't be broken because they're made of marzipan.

Kerstin Gier

All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions

Leonardo da Vinci

It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.

Jacob Bronowski

Collect books, even if you don't plan on reading them right away. Nothing is more important than an unread library.

John Waters

The writer must be universal in sympathy and an outcast by nature: only then can he see clearly.

Julian Barnes

All profound distraction opens certain doors. You have to allow yourself to be distracted when you are unable to concentrate.

Julio Cortázar

Human resources are like natural resources; they're often buried deep. You have to go looking for them, they're not just lying around on the surface. You have to create the circumstances where they show themselves.

Ken Robinson

The knowledge of all things is possible

Leonardo da Vinci

I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art.


I criticize by creation, not by finding fault.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Solitude is the soil in which genius is planted, creativity grows, and legends bloom; faith in oneself is the rain that cultivates a hero to endure the storm, and bare the genesis of a new world, a new forest.

Mike Norton

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