Imagination Quotes

Charles f. kettering - our imagination is the only limit to what we can...
Jose vasconcelos - ultimately nature and events are largely what our...

When thoughts fails of words, they find imagination waiting at their elbow to teach a new language without words.
Author Unknown
The mere formulation of a problem is far more essential than its solution, which may be merely a matter of mathematical or experimental skills. To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle requires creative imagination and marks real advances in science.
Albert Einstein
He is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
We are all tattooed in our cradles with the beliefs of our tribe; the record may seem superficial, but it is indelible. You cannot educate a man wholly out of superstitious fears which were implanted in his imagination, no matter how utterly his reason may reject them.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

The world is but a canvas to the imagination.
Henry David Thoreau
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
Adele brookman - use your imagination not to scare yourself to...
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Albert Einstein
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Bertrand Russell
Imagination is the highest kite one can fly.
Lauren Bacall
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
Ronald Reagan
It has, moreover, been proven that horror, nastiness, and the frightful are what give pleasure when one fornicates. Beauty is a simple thing ugliness is the exceptional thing. And fiery imaginations, no doubt, always prefer the extraordinary thing to the simple thing.
Marquis de Sade
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.
John Keats
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Dr. Robert Schulle
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
Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique and not too much imagination.
Christopher Isherwood
Works of imagination should be written in very plain language the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Computers are incredibly fast, accurate, and stupid. Human beings are incredibly slow, inaccurate, and brilliant. Together they are powerful beyond imagination.
Albert Einstein
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
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gautie
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
Worry is a misuse of imagination.
Dan Zadra
Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand on the imagination that affects the individual who has suffered it, forever.
Noam Chomsky
Works of imagination should be written in very plain language; the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
It is feeling and force of imagination that make us eloquent.
Marcus Valerius Martialis
For millions of years, mankind lived just like the animals. Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imaginations, we learned to talk.
Stephen Hawking
Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common - Sense.
Helen Rowland
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
Imagination is a poor substitute for experience.
Henry Havelock Ellis
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
Mark Twain
Imagination rules the world.
Napoleon I
The Hobbits are just rustic English people, made small in size because it reflects the generally small reach of their imagination.
J. R. R. Tolkien
It becomes a bore doing imaginative books that do not touch imaginations, and at length one stops even planning them.
H. G. Wells, Preface of "The Complete Science - Fiction Treasury of H. G. Wells".
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character.
James Russell Lowell
A financier is a pawnbroker with imagination.
Arthur Wing Pinero
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Henry Louis Mencken