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Imagination Quotes

A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.

All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?

Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills the soul with an agreeable surprise, gratifies its curiosity, and gives it an idea of which it was not before possessed.

Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures.

I always imagined I could be what I wanted to be.

I am better able to imagine hell than heaven; it is my inheritance, I suppose.

I am imagination. I can see what the eyes cannot see. I can hear what the ears cannot hear. I can feel what the heart cannot feel.

I believe in the imagination. What I cannot see is infinitely more important than what I can see.

I believed in myself. I never imagined myself as just an ordinary player.

I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty.

I doubt that the imagination can be suppressed. If you truly eradicated it in a child, he would grow up to be an eggplant.

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.

I imagine that yes is the only living thing.

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities.

I never did very well in math - I could never seem to persuade the teacher that I hadn't meant my answers literally.

I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

I used to lie in bed in my flat and imagine what would happen if there was a zombie attack.