Quotes About Imagination

A liberal mind is a mind that is able to imagine itself believing anything.
Max Eastman

You can’t depend on your judgment when your imagination is out of focus.
Mark Twain

A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
Jane Austen

Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Albert Einstein

To give reason for fancy were to weigh the fire, and measure the wind.
John Lyly

If we lacked imagination enough to foresee something better, life would indeed be a tragedy.
Laurence J. Peter

Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.
W. Somerset Maugham

What is now proved was once only imagined.
William Blake

Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets.  Imagination without skill gives us modern art.
Tom Stoppard

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come close to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
Albert Einstein

Generalization is necessary to the advancement of knowledge; but particularly is indispensable to the creations of the imagination.
Thomas Babington Macaulay

Imagination continually frustrates tradition; that is its function.
John Pfeiffer

Dare to be naive.
R. Buckminster Fuller

If wishes were horses, beggars might ride.
John Ray



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