Quotes by imagination

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  • J.G. Ballard
    J.G. Ballard
    English novelist, short story writer 1930-2009
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    I don't think it's possible to touch people's imagination today by aesthetic means.
  • J.G. Ballard
    J.G. Ballard
    English novelist, short story writer 1930-2009
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    I felt the pressure of imagination against the doors of my mind was so great that they were going to burst.
  • Gore Vidal
    Gore Vidal
    American writer and criticus 1925-
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    I find in most novels no imagination at all. They seem to think the highest form of the novel is to write about marriage, because that's the most important thing there is for middle-class people.
  • Man Ray
    Man Ray
    American visual artist 1890-1976
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    I paint what cannot be photographed, that which comes from the imagination or from dreams, or from an unconscious drive. I photograph the things that I do not wish to paint, the things which already have an existence.
  • Baruch Spinoza
    Baruch Spinoza
    Dutch Philosopher and Theologian 1632-1677
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    I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused.
  • Berkeley Breathed
    Berkeley Breathed
    American cartoonist, director and screenwriter 1957-
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    I'll confess right here that I secretly wish I'd have drawn a strip about a little boy with a fake tiger, going for adventures throughout the universe in spaceships of his imagination.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    If all you want to do is make money, the very last thing you need is imagination.
  • Mary Daly
    Mary Daly
    American radical feminist philosopher, academic, and theologian 1928-2010
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    If God is male, then male is God. The divine patriarch castrates women as long as he is allowed to live on in the human imagination.
  • Bela Lugosi
    Bela Lugosi
    Hungarian-American actor 1882-1956
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    If my accent betrayed my foreign birth, it also stamped me as an enemy, in the imagination of the producers.
  • Karl Kraus
    Karl Kraus
    Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
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    If the reporter has killed our imagination with his truth, he threatens our life with his lies.
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
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    If we divine a discrepancy between a man's words and his character, the whole impression of him becomes broken and painful; he revolts the imagination by his lack of unity, and even the good in him is hardly accepted.
  • Yann Martel
    Yann Martel
    Canadian author 1963-
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    If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing and having worthless dreams.
    Source: Het leven van Pi p.11
  • Bruce Greenwood
    Bruce Greenwood
    Canadian actor and producer 1956-
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    If you don't pay attention and if your imagination isn't pretty much engaged, you're going to miss things and you're going to miss opportunities for it to be as compelling and as creepy as it can be.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    If your imagination leads you to understand how quickly people grant your requests when those requests appeal to their self-interest, you can have practically anything you go after.
  • Bill Bradley
    Bill Bradley
    American former professional basketball player and politician 1943-
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    Imagination allows us to escape the predictable. It enables us to reply to the common wisdom that we cannot soar by saying, 'Just watch!'
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