Imagination Quotes

Dr. maxwell maltz - study the situation thoroughly, go over in your...
Man is a being born to believe. And if no church comes forward with its title - Deeds of truth to guide him, he will find altars and idols in his own heart and his own imagination.
Benjamin Disraeli

Fantasies are more than substitutes for unpleasant reality they are also dress rehearsals, plans. All acts performed in the world begin in the imagination.
Barbara Garrison
So it is with minds. Unless you keep them busy with some definite subject that will bridle and control them, they throw themselves in disorder hither and yon in the vague field of imagination. .. And there is no mad or idle fancy that they do no bring forth in the agitation.
Michel de Montaigne
There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke of the imagination.
Lawrence George Durrell
Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique and not too much imagination.
Christopher Isherwood

Oliver wendell holmes jr. - we are all tattooed in our cradles with the...
The source of genius is imagination alone, the refinement of the senses that sees what others do not see, or sees them differently.
Eug? ne Delacroix
Reality is but a poor excuse for not having an imagination.
Melissa Maye
My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool it gives me all the world and exiles me from it.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
We all use our imagination every day. However, most of us are unaware that what we envision affects every cell of our bodies and every aspect of our performance.
Marilyn King
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Dr. Robert Schulle
Use your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life.
Adele Brookman
Ralph waldo emerson - the thirst for adventure is the vent which...
A financier is a pawnbroker with imagination.
Arthur Wing Pinero
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
The great successful men of the world have used their imaginations, they think ahead and create their mental picture, and then go to work materializing that picture in all its details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that bit, but steadily building, steadily building.
Robert Collie
Imagination is the highest kite one can fly.
Lauren Bacall
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gautie
As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope.
Ursula K. LeGuin
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Bertrand Russell
The possibilities for mobilizing the experience, imaginations, and intelligence of workers, both employed and unemployed, are limitless.
Dominique Bouhours
Worry is a misuse of imagination.
Dan Zadra
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
Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. Learning to suspend your imagination and live completely in the very second of the present with no before and no after is the greatest gift a soldier can acquire.
Ernest Hemingway
It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary; it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the extraordinary.
David Bailey
Drama is imagination limited by logic. Mathematics is logic limited by imagination.
Nathan Campbell
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Stephen Covey
Love is the triump of imagination over intelligence.
Henry Louis Mencken
Imagination is the reality of the dreamer.
Scott Ringenbach
When thoughts fails of words, they find imagination waiting at their elbow to teach a new language without words.
Author Unknown
You cannot condemn a man for what may only be a figment of your own imagination.
Stephen King
He is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited genius, being the action of reason or imagination, rarely or never.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.
John Keats
There are more things, Lucilius, that frighten us than injure us, and we suffer more in imagination than in reality. - Epistulae ad Lucilium.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
Harry S Truman
Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things first, an ideal, with takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice.
Arnold J. Toynbee
Poetry is the lava of the imagination whose eruption prevents an earthquake.
Lord Byron