Quotes: creativity

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  • Scott Adams
    Scott Adams
    American comic artist 1957-
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    Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
  • James Kelman
    James Kelman
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    Creativity is not passive, I don't see the creation of art as passive.
  • Bill Viola
    Bill Viola
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    Creativity is not the property of artists alone. It's a basic element of the human character, no matter what culture you're in, no matter where you are on Earth or in history.
  • Edwin H. Land
    Edwin H. Land
    American scientist and inventor
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    Creativity is the sudden cessation of stupidity.
  • Michele Shea
    Michele Shea
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    Creativity is...seeing something that doesn't exist already. You need to find out how you can bring it into being and that way be a playmate with God.
  • Creativity often consists of merely turning up what is already there. Did you know that right and left shoes were thought up only a little more than a century ago?
  • Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with it apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed on the disciplined adult intelligence.
  • Erich Fromm
    Erich Fromm
    German - American philosopher and psychologist 1900-1980
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    Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.
  • Audre Lorde
    Audre Lorde
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    Differences must be not merely tolerated, but seen as a fund of necessary polarities between which our creativity can spark like a dialectic.
    Source: Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches (2012) 111
  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A 1931-2015
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    Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
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    Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.
    Source: Year to Success
  • Amy Dacyczyn
    Amy Dacyczyn
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    Frugality without creativity is deprivation.
  • Arthur Peacocke
    Arthur Peacocke
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    God is creating at every moment of the world's existence in and through the perpetually endowed creativity of the very stuff of the world.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.
    Source: Speech at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, February 24, 2004
  • Assata Shakur
    Assata Shakur
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    I think that in order to struggle you have to be creative. In my life, creativity has been something that has sustained me; it awoke my spiritual struggle.