Topics - Imagination


Quote 13Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures.
Quote 248Imagination rules the world. - Napoleon Bonaparte
Quote 724I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
Quote 1075All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work ev...
Quote 1330I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Quote 1396Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!
Quote 1896I am imagination. I can see what the eyes cannot see. I can hear what the ears cannot hear. I can feel what the heart cannot feel.
Quote 2113Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills the soul with an agreeable surprise, gratifies its...
Quote 2568I doubt that the imagination can be suppressed. If you truly eradicated it in a child, he would grow up to be an eggplant.
Quote 3173It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object; beware of this stumbling block.
Quote 3202If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn't thinking.
Quote 3395I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wr...
Quote 3722Imagination has brought mankind through the dark ages to its present state of civilization. Imagination led Columbus to discover America. Im...
Quote 3736You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
Quote 3959I never did very well in math - I could never seem to persuade the teacher that I hadn't meant my answers literally.
Quote 3986I believe in the imagination. What I cannot see is infinitely more important than what I can see.
Quote 4216All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.
Quote 4365A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
Quote 4511Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Quote 4580Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
Quote 4654Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Quote 7908Imagine for yourself a character, a model personality, whose example you determine to follow, in private as well as in public.
Quote 7984You have to imagine it possible before you can see something. You can have the evidence right in front of you, but if you can't imagine...
Quote 8550The man who has no imagination has no wings. - Muhammad Ali
Quote 8867Imagination is the voice of daring. If there is anything Godlike about God it is that. He dared to imagine everything.
Quote 8978There are no shortcuts in life - only those we imagine.
Quote 9037The most imaginative people are the most credulous, for them everything is possible.
Quote 9260To imagine is everything, to know is nothing at all.
Quote 9291I imagine that yes is the only living thing. - Jorge Luis Borges
Quote 9929Personally, I would sooner have written Alice in Wonderland than the whole Encyclopedia Britannica.
Quote 10054I believed in myself. I never imagined myself as just an ordinary player.
Quote 10587I always imagined I could be what I wanted to be.
Quote 10805The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
Quote 10881It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but it is quite easy to imagine it run by a board of gods.
Quote 10931If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face - forever.
Quote 11067The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.
Quote 11092I used to lie in bed in my flat and imagine what would happen if there was a zombie attack.
Quote 11242There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
Quote 11327We imagine that we want to escape our selfish and commonplace existence, but we cling desperately to our chains.
Quote 11393Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?
Quote 11600I am better able to imagine hell than heaven; it is my inheritance, I suppose.
Quote 11828There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when they are under the influence of imagination.
Quote 11871Some stories are true that never happened. - Elie Wiesel
Quote 11999What we imagine is order is merely the prevailing form of chaos.
Quote 12190Trust that little voice in your head that says 'Wouldn't it be interesting if...'; And then do it.
Quote 12251Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
Quote 12358The imagination is man's power over nature.
Quote 12445You need imagination in order to imagine a future that doesn't exist.
Quote 12734People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind.
Quote 12945Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
Quote 13118They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
Quote 13541I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty.
Quote 13588Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.