Creativity Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A. P. J. Abdul Kalam” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Abe Tannenbaum” float=”none” width=”100%”]The creative person is willing to live with ambiguity. He doesn’t need problems solved immediately and can afford to wait for the right ideas [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alan Alda” float=”none” width=”100%”]The creative is the place where no one else has ever been. You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you’ll discover will be wonderful. What you’ll discover is yourself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Imagination is more important than knowledge. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony Jay” float=”none” width=”100%”]The uncreative mind can spot wrong answers, but it takes a very creative mind to spot wrong questions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arabic (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every age has its book. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Koestler” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carl Ally” float=”none” width=”100%”]The creative person wants to be a know-it-all. He wants to know about all kinds of things-ancient history, nineteenth century mathematics, current manufacturing techniques, hog futures. Because he never knows when these ideas might come together to form a new idea. It may happen six minutes later, or six months, or six years. But he has faith that it will happen.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Caleb Colton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Mingus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity is more than just being different. Anybody can plan weird; that’s easy. What’s hard is to be as simple as Bach. Making the simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chinese (on art and creativity)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A thousand artisans, a thousand plans. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Donatella Versace” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edward de Bono” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creative thinking – in terms of idea creativity – is not a mystical talent. It is a skill that can be practised and nurtured.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edward de Bono” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”English (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A goose quill is more dangerous than a lion’s claw. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erich Fromm” float=”none” width=”100%”]Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled; to concentrate; to accept conflict and tension; to be born everyday; to feel a sense of self. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Goble” float=”none” width=”100%”]The truly creative person is one who can think crazy; such a person knows full well that many of his great ideas will prove to be worthless. The creative person is flexible; he is able to change as the situation changes, to break habits, to face indecision and changes in conditions without undue stress. He is not threatened by the unexpected as rigid, inflexible people are.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gail Sheehy” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity can be described as letting go of certainties.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Eliot” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our deeds determine us as much as we determine our deeds. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Kneller” float=”none” width=”100%”]It seems to be one of the paradoxes of creativity that in order to think originally, we must familiarize ourselves with the ideas of others. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”German (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good book praises itself. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Greek (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A library is a repository of medicine for the mind. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Japanese (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you believe everything you read, better not read. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Chilton Pierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julie Burstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]For creativity to flourish [requires] the embrace of loss, the oldest and most constant of human experiences. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julius Caesar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Men willingly believe what they wish. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ken Robinson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Human life is inherently creative. It’s why we all have different resumes. It’s why human culture is so interesting and diverse and dynamic. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kirby Ferguson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creative works may indeed be kind of like property, but it’s property that we’re all building on. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Korean (on art and creativity)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Even the best song becomes tiresome if heard too often. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Latin (on art and creativity)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A picture is a poem without words. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Linda Naiman” float=”none” width=”100%”]When we engage in what we are naturally suited to do, our work takes on the quality of play and it is play that stimulates creativity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret J. Wheatley” float=”none” width=”100%”]The things we fear most in organizations – fluctuations, disturbances, imbalances – are the primary sources of creativity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mary Lou Cook” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maya Angelou” float=”none” width=”100%”]You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michele Shea” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity is seeing something that doesn’t exist already. You need to find out how you can bring it into being and that way be a playmate with God. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Moroccan (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]The sight of books removes sorrows from the heart. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pablo Picasso” float=”none” width=”100%”]The chief enemy of creativity is ‘good’ sense. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Punch” float=”none” width=”100%”]Great minds think alike. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ray Bradbury” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rita Mae Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sir Arthur Conan Doyle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself but talent instantly recognizes genius. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Spanish (on books and writers)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Even the best writer has to erase. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Jobs” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Swiss (on art and creativity)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good spectator also creates. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]A picture’s worth a thousand words. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every picture tells a story. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Great ideas are the fuel of progress. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Quality, not quantity. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]All the world’s a stage. [/wpsm_quote]