Quotes on imagination

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I remembered a story of how Bach was approached by a young admirer one day and asked, "But Papa Bach, how do you manage to think of all these new tunes?" "My dear fellow," Bach is said to have answered, according to my version, "I have no need to think of them. I have the greatest difficulty not to step on them when I get out of bed in the morning and start moving around my room."
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Laurens van der Post Quotes

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It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.
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Lewis Carroll Quotes

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When I have a terrible need of - shall I say the word - religion. Then I go out and paint the stars.
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Vincent Van Gogh Quotes

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To think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted.
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George Kneller Quotes

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The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.
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William Shakespeare Quotes

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Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
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Lewis Carroll Quotes

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Imagination and fiction make up more than three-quarters of our real life.
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Simone Weil Quotes

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Everything you can imagine is real.
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Pablo Picasso Quotes

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

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The faculty of imagination is both the rudder and the bridle of the senses.
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Leonardo DaVinci Quotes

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