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The Wisdom of Creativity A Quotation companion to 'The Spirit of Creativity' von Curiale, Joseph (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 01.10.2011
  • Verlag: BookBaby
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The Wisdom of Creativity

The Wisdom of Creativity, the companion book of quotations to The Spirit of Creativity, is an inspiring and comprehensive collection of ageless aphorisms compiled with the loving intent of helping those in search of their creative truth find guidance and direction in their noble pursuit. With subjects ranging from Imagination to Intuition, Education to Right Living, Overcoming Obstacles to Love and Gratitude, The Wisdom of Creativity is, in essence, a manual for living; a faithful guide filled with enlightening and timeless truths that can help illuminate the path that leads to both the discovery of our creative riches, and the fulfillment of our creative wishes.


    Format: ePUB
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Seitenzahl: 351
    Erscheinungsdatum: 01.10.2011
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9781618423238
    Verlag: BookBaby
    Größe: 496kBytes
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The Wisdom of Creativity

Chapter One

"Let us dare to read, think, speak and write."

-John Adams

Second President of the United States

"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep."

-Scott Adams

American cartoonist, creator of Dilbert

"We all live under the same sky, but we don't all have the same horizon."

-Konrad Adenauer

Chancellor of West Germany

"The dreamers are the saviors of the world."

-James Allen

English author

"Work while you have the light. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you."

-Henri Frederic Amiel

Swiss writer and philosopher

"Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impossible for talent is genius."

-Henri Frederic Amiel

Swiss writer and philosopher

"You were placed on this earth to create, not to compete."

-Dr. Robert Anthony

American management educator and writer

"Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits... The ones who see things differently... They push the human race forward...While some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do."

-Apple Computers

"Let each man exercise the art he knows."


Greek playwright

"Virtuosity has little to do with true creativity."

-Jose Arguelles

Anthropologist, artist, and poet, author of The Transformative Vision

"God didn't have time to make a nobody, only a somebody. I believe that each of us has God-given talents within us waiting to be brought to fruition."

-Mary Kay Ash

American businesswoman, founder of Mary Kay Cosmetic

"All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work comes to him."

-W.H. Auden

English poet

"The creative person in a sense does something for all of us simply by being, and perhaps we help ourselves when we help such persons in the process of their own creative unfolding."

-Frank Barron

American psychologist

"Creativity requires taking what Einstein called 'a leap into the unknown.'"

-Frank Barron

American psychologist

"One must not hold one's self so divine as to be unwilling occasionally to make improvements in one's creations."

-Ludwig van Beethoven

German composer

"There are two ways of being creative. One can sing and dance. Or one can create an environment in which singers and dancers flourish."

-Warren G. Bennis

American psychologist

"To see a world in a grain of sand, and a heaven in a wildflower... hold infinity in the palm of your hand, and eternity in an hour..."

-William Blake

English visionary mystic, poet, painter, and engraver

"The artist, the musical composer, the architect, the scientist all feel a fundamental need to discover and create something new... harmonious and beautiful."

-David Bohm

American theoretical physicist, author of On Creativity

"Make visible what, without you, might perhaps never have been seen."

-Robert Bresson

French filmmaker

"The truly creative mind in any field is no more than this: A human creature born abnormally, inhumanly sensitive. To them...

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