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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What is now proved was once only imagined.

William Blake
1757 — 1827

The man who never in his mind and thoughts traveled to heaven is no artist.

William Blake
1757 — 1827

When a finger points at the moon, the imbecile examines the finger.

564? — 483 B.C.

Minds are like parachutes; they work best when open.

Sir James Dewar
1842 — 1923

When you cease to dream, you cease to live.

Malcolm S. Forbes
1919 — 1990

Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.

David Hume
1711 — 1776

Life begins at birth; the rest is up to our imagination.


Everything is possible within the imagination, nothing is probable without perspiration.

Drew Locher

The reason many people are lost in thought is because it’s unfamiliar territory.

MAD Magazine

Efficiencies are borne of laziness.

Lori McGurran

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.

Dorothy Parker
1893 — 1967

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
1881 — 1973

In all affairs it’s a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.

Earl Bertrand Russell
1872 — 1970

Innovation is hard to schedule.

Dan Fylstra

The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.

Ralph W. Sockman
1889 — 1970

Reason can answer questions, but imagination has to ask them.

Dr. Ralph Gerard
1900 — 1974

It takes a lot of time to be a genius, you have to sit around so much doing nothing, really doing nothing.

Gertrude Stein
1874 — 1946

It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.

T. H. Huxley
1825 — 1895

One who walks in another’s tracks leaves no footprints.


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