Quotes by imagination

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  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    Imagination is the voice of daring. If there is anything Godlike about God it is that. He dared to imagine everything.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    Imagination rules the world.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Imagination was given man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
    Source: Cosmos (1980) 26
  • Vladimir Nabokov
    Vladimir Nabokov
    American writer and poet 1899-1977
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    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.
  • Rod Serling
    Rod Serling
    American screenwriter, playwright, television producer, and narrator 1924-1975
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    Imagination... its limits are only those of the mind itself.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    In that way imagination and intelligence enter into our existence in the part of servants of the primary instincts.
  • Karl Kraus
    Karl Kraus
    Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
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    Intercourse with a woman is sometimes a satisfactory substitute for masturbation. But it takes a lot of imagination to make it work.
  • Annie Dillard
    Annie Dillard
    American author 1945-
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    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.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    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.
  • Cesare Pavese
    Cesare Pavese
    Italian novelist and poet 1908-1950
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    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
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    It is usually the imagination that is wounded first, rather than the heart; it being much more sensitive.
  • Edward Dahlberg
    Edward Dahlberg
    American novelist, essayist and autobiographer 1900-1977
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    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
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    It is, I admit, mere imagination; but how often is imagination the mother of truth?
    Source: The Sherlock Holmes Archives (2017) 342
  • David Bailey
    David Bailey
    English fashion and portrait 1938-
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    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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