Imagination Quotes

Imagination is the reality of the dreamer.
Scott Ringenbach
Henry louis mencken - love is the triumph of imagination over...

Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique and not too much imagination.
Christopher Isherwood
H. g. wells, preface of
The possibilities for mobilizing the experience, imaginations, and intelligence of workers, both employed and unemployed, are limitless.
Dominique Bouhours
The great successful men of the world have used their imagination... they think ahead and create their mental picture in all it details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that a bit, but steadily building - - Steadily building.
Robert J. Collie

Imagination was given man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
Author Unknown
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.
John Keats
Computers are incredibly fast, accurate, and stupid. Human beings are incredibly slow, inaccurate, and brilliant. Together they are powerful beyond imagination.
Albert Einstein
Imagination is more important than knowledge...
Albert Einstein
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth.
John Keats
By listening to his language of his locality the poet begins to learn his craft. It is his function to lift, by use of imagination and the language he hears, the material conditions and appearances of his environment to the sphere of the intelligence where they will have new currency.
William Carlos Williams
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gautie
Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
Gloria Steinem
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture... Do not build up obstacles in your imagination.
Norman Vincent Peale
Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.
Anon.
Study the situation thoroughly, go over in your imagination the various courses of action possible to you and the consequences which can and may follow from each course. Pick out the course which gives the most promise and go ahead.
Dr. Maxwell Maltz
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Albert Einstein
The surest road to health, say what they will, Is never to suppose we shall be ill - Most of those evils we poor mortals know, From doctors and imagination flow.
Charles Churchill
The pleasure of the senses is always regulated in accordance with the imagination. Man can aspire to felicity only by serving all the whims of his imagination.
Marquis de Sade
Love is the triump of imagination over intelligence.
Henry Louis Mencken
Science does not know its debt to imagination. Goethe did not believe that a great naturalist could exist without this faculty.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited; genius, being the action of reason or imagination, rarely or never.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
Carl Sagan
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Stephen Covey
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
Ronald Reagan
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Oscar Wilde
Imagination grows by exercise and contrary to common belief is more powerful in the mature than in the young.
Ursula K. LeGuin
Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything. It is the essence of order, and leads to all that is god, just, and beautiful, of which it is the invisible, but never less, dazzaling, passionate, and eternal form.
Plato
Most idealistic people are skint. I have discovered that people with money have no imagination, and people with imagination have no money.
Simone Weil
When the imagination and will power are in conflict, are antagonistic, it is always the imagination which wins, without any exception.
Emile Coue
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind.
W. Somerset Maugham
Vision - It reaches beyond the thing that is, into the conception of what can be. Imagination gives you the picture. Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own.
Robert Collie
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein
It is feeling and force of imagination that make us eloquent.
Marcus Valerius Martialis
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Dr. Robert Schulle
Memory feeds imagination.
Amy Tan
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Jeseph Joubert
Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common - Sense.
Helen Rowland
I doubt that imagination can be suppressed. If you truly eradicated it in a child, he would grow up to be an eggplant.
Ursula K. LeGuin