Quotes by imagination
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American writer 1891-1980
Imagination is the voice of daring. If there is anything Godlike about God it is that. He dared to imagine everything.
French Emperor 1769-1821
Imagination rules the world.
English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
Imagination was given man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.Source: Cosmos (1980) 26
American writer and poet 1899-1977
Imagination, the supreme delight of the immortal and the immature, should be limited. In order to enjoy life, we should not enjoy it too much.
American screenwriter, playwright, television producer, and narrator 1924-1975
Imagination... its limits are only those of the mind itself.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
In that way imagination and intelligence enter into our existence in the part of servants of the primary instincts.
Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
Intercourse with a woman is sometimes a satisfactory substitute for masturbation. But it takes a lot of imagination to make it work.
American author 1945-
It could be that our faithlessness is a cowering cowardice born of our very smallness, a massive failure of imagination. If we were to judge nature by common sense or likelihood, we wouldn't believe the world existed.
Engels writer 1948-
It is literature which for me opened the mysterious and decisive doors of imagination and understanding. To see the way others see. To think the way others think. And above all, to feel.
Italian novelist and poet 1908-1950
It is not that the child lives in a world of imagination, but that the child within us survives and starts into life only at rare moments of recollection, which makes us believe, and it is not true, that, as children, we were imaginative?
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
It is usually the imagination that is wounded first, rather than the heart; it being much more sensitive.
American novelist, essayist and autobiographer 1900-1977
It is very perplexing how an intrepid frontier people, who fought a wilderness, floods, tornadoes, and the Rockies, cower before criticism, which is regarded as a malignant tumor in the imagination.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
British author 1859-1930
It is, I admit, mere imagination; but how often is imagination the mother of truth?Source: The Sherlock Holmes Archives (2017) 342
English fashion and portrait 1938-
It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter, because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary; it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the ordinary.
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