Creativity Quotes

Creativity is essentially a lonely art. An even lonelier struggle. To some a blessing. To others a curse. It is in reality the ability to reach inside yourself and drag forth from your very soul an idea.

Lou Dorfsman

Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything.

George Lois

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.

Edward De Bono

Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.

Mary Lou Cook

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

Howard Aiken

Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.

Dee Hock

The quicksilver of creativity will not be solidified by legal pronouncement; it will necessarily flow into new and sometimes frightening fields.

Matthew Tobriner

Creativity not committed to public purpose is merely therapy or ego satisfaction.

Ernest A. Jones

Properly practiced creativity can make one ad do the work of ten.

William Bernbach

I'm a passionate believer in the inherent creativity possessed by all people and our inherent ability--if it's not clouded by convention--to appreciate authentic beauty in all forms, whether we like it or not.

Porter Arneill

The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives its true nature and destiny and comes into permanent accord with the Great Harmony: this is what furthers and what perseveres.

Alexander Pope

It's how creativity works. Especially in humans. For every good idea, ten thousand idiotic ones must first be posed, sifted, tried out, and discarded. A mind that's afraid to toy with the ridiculous will never come up with the brilliantly original.

William M. Kucmierowski

You cant use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.

Maya Angelou

The lash may force men to physical labor; it cannot force them to spiritual creativity.

Sholem Asch

Psychology finds causes of creativity that blur the difference between a Raphael and a finger painter. Everything is in that difference, which necessarily escapes our science.

Allan David Bloom

It is easy today to deny Gods creativity as a thing of the benighted past, overcome by science, but mans creativity, a thing much more improbable and nothing but an imitation of Gods, exercises a strange attraction.

Allan David Bloom

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Updated On : November 26, 2013
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