Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Imagination.

The repository contains 39 quotes in the category “Imagination.”
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If a man write a better book, or make a better mouse-trap, the world will make a beaten path to his door.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
1803 — 1882

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein
1879 — 1955

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein
1879 — 1955

The important thing is not to stop questioning.

Albert Einstein
1879 — 1955

The only sure way to avoid making mistakes is to have no new ideas.

Albert Einstein
1879 — 1955

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.

Albert Einstein
1879 — 1955

You see things as they are and say, “Why?” But I dream things that never were and say, “Why not?”

George Bernard Shaw
1856 — 1950

I’m a visionary; I’m ahead of my time. Trouble is, I’m only about an hour and a half ahead.

George Carlin
1937 — 2008

You can’t depend on your eyes if your imagination is out of focus.

Mark Twain
1835 — 1910

You can’t depend on your judgment when your imagination is out of focus.

Mark Twain
1835 — 1910

The idea that is not dangerous is not worthy of being called an idea at all.

Elbert Hubbard
1856 — 1915

The vast majority of human beings dislike and even dread all notions with which they are not familiar. Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have always been derided as fools and madmen.

Aldous Huxley
1894 — 1963

If I have seen further it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants.

Sir Isaac Newton
1643 — 1727

A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
1900 — 1944

Not all who wander are lost.

J.R.R. Tolkien
1892 — 1973

Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.

Admiral Hyman G. Rickover
1900 — 1986

There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come.

Victor Hugo
1802 — 1885

A man who has no imagination has no wings.

Muhammad Ali
1942 —     

You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.

Maya Angelou
1928 — 2014

They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.

Francis Bacon
1561 — 1626

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