Saturday, January 26, 2013

Saturday Quotes: Imagination


“Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one."
― Terry Pratchett
“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination
and life to everything.”
― Plato
“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.”
― Kurt Vonnegut
“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”
― Albert Einstein
“Imagination is the golden-eyed monster that never sleeps. It must be fed; it cannot be ignored.”
― Patricia A. McKillip
“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.”
― Carl Sagan
 “Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.”
― Francis Bacon
“A book is a device to ignite the imagination.”
― Alan Bennett
 No Reimer Reason - Imagination WordArt - Click to be taken to download page
“Imagination is the highest kite that can fly.”
― Lauren Bacall
“She always wanted to believe in things.”
― Kazuo Ishiguro
“Imagination is Everything!”
― Termina Ashton
“Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.”
― Maria Montessori

“Writing is a job, a talent, but it's also the place to go in your head. It is the imaginary friend you drink your tea with in the afternoon.”
― Ann Patchett
“There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.”
― G.K. Chesterton
“Because when you are imagining, you might as well imagine something worth while.”
― L.M. Montgomery

“Imagination is like a muscle. I found out that the more I wrote, the bigger it got.”
― Philip José Farmer
“The possible's slow fuse is lit by the Imagination.”
― Emily Dickinson
“So rapid is the flight of dreams upon the wings of imagination.”
― Alexandre Dumas


  1. omigosh, I love them all. Especially “Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one."< that one, its what I'm going to tell people when they start to mock my Doctor Who or Tim Burton films. haha. ;)

    1. I know! I almost died when I first found that one. It is incredible!!!! Haha!!!

  2. If only I had a keyboard with an "imagination" key... I. Want. One. I'd just hold it down with one finger, and then I could tackle me ominous to-read pile, my messy desk, a cup of coffee, funky songs on itunes, and I could possibly take up origami in between. Mm? :)

    1. ME TOO!!!! Wouldn't that be the most awesome thing ever!!! Eeek! No kidding. Haha!!!

  3. Ah, I was going to say exactly what Cait said. I want an imagination key!!!!!!

    1. We should find one and all get one, eh? Just for the sheer fun of having one!!! They've got to really make them SOMEWHERE. I mean, it's such a cool idea!

  4. I LOVE LOVE LOVE these quotes!!! I have a special notebook that's small and pretty and I write all my favorite quotes in it. Guess what I'm going to do when I'm done commenting?? :D

    1. Awww!!! That's awesome. I LOVE good quotes. Like I have over 50 pages of document on my computer that is all quotes... So that is cool... :D You should post some of your MOST favorite!!!!

    2. hehe, I'll think about it. :)


  6. Wonderful quotes! And a fab way to start a Monday by reading them :P

  7. Some very good quotes!!! I knew imagination was important. *Grin*

    Aye, an author should set out to make a book worth reading. One filled with worthy, gallant heroes the reader can strive to be like. And admire. (I'm big on the importance of good heroes.)

  8. thanks for the sharing imagination inspiring quotations! this quote loook like this Example: Reading Quotes For Kids