Quotes and sayings about tag  #imagination

Quotes and sayings about tag  imagination


Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.

Francis Bacon

Writing is a job, a talent, but it's also the place to go in your head. It is the imaginary friend you drink your tea with in the afternoon.

Ann Patchett

Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out.

Criss Jami

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

Criss Jami

An idea is salvation by imagination

Frank Lloyd Wright

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.

George Eliot

Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all is a form of planning.

Gloria Steinem

The cost of oblivious daydreaming was always this moment of return, the realignment with what had been before and now seemed a little worse.

Ian McEwan

I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the Heart's affections and the truth of the Imagination.

John Keats

Maybe Heaven will be a library. Then I will be able to finish my to-read list.

Kellie Elmore

It’s strange how dreams get under your skin and give your heart a test for what’s real and what’s imaginary.

Jason Mraz

As cities grow and technology takes over the world belief and imagination fade away and so do we.

Julie Kagawa

People don't read any more. It's a sad state of affairs. Reading's the only thing that allows you to use your imagination. When you watch films it's someone else's vision, isn't it?"[Interview in The Independent, 15 October 2005]

Lemmy Kilmister

if something is there, you can only see it with your eyes open, but if it isn't there, you can see it just as well with your eyes closed. That's why imaginary things are often easier to see than real ones.

Norton Juster

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Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.

Oscar Wilde

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso

A man, to be greatly good, must imagine intensely and comprehensively; he must put himself in the place of another and many others; the pains and pleasures of his species must become his own. The great instrument of moral good is the imagination.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

A daily dose of daydreaming heals the heart, soothes the soul, and strengthens the imagination.

Richelle E. Goodrich

When you become the image of your own imagination, it's the most powerful thing you could ever do.


Imagination is like a muscle. I found out that the more I wrote, the bigger it got.

Philip José Farmer

I think sometimes when we find love we pretend it away, or ignore it, or tell ourselves we’re imagining it. Because it is the most painful kind of hope there is.

Rae Carson

The good writers touch life often. The mediocre ones run a quick hand over her. The bad ones rape her and leave her for the flies.

Ray Bradbury

You never have to change anything you got up in the middle of the night to write.

Saul Bellow

A blank piece of paper is God's way of telling us how hard it is to be God.

Sidney Sheldon

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.

Stephen King

Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one.

Terry Pratchett

Truth is a matter of the imagination.

Ursula K. Le Guin

A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.

Yoko Ono

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