Quotes: imaginings

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  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.
    Source: The facts: a novelist's autobiography (1989)
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    Obviously the facts are never just coming at you but are incorporated by an imagination that is formed by your previous experience. Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Present fears are less than horrible imaginings.
  • Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
    Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
    American journalist, essayist and memoirist 1934-2002
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    True revolutionaries are like God - they create the world in their own image. Our awesome responsibility to ourselves, to our children, and to the future is to create ourselves in the image of goodness, because the future depends on the nobility of our imaginings.
  • Walt Whitman
    Walt Whitman
    American poet, essayist, and journalist 1819-1892
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    What a devil art thou, Poverty! How many desires - how many aspirations after goodness and truth - how many noble thoughts, loving wishes toward our fellows, beautiful imaginings thou hast crushed under thy heel, without remorse or pause!
  • Bernadine Dohrn
    Bernadine Dohrn
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    You're always trying to balance your understanding of who you are and what you need, and your longing and imaginings of freedom.
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