Famous Quotes That Provoke Creativity

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Creative individuals tend to be spontaneous, expressive and uninhibited, and have an innate ability to see connections and relationships where others don’t. Whether you’re a designer, writer or musician, we can all sometimes use a little spark to incite new ways of solving problems and approaching situations. So here are some wise words from yesteryear that can help heighten your creativity today, and tomorrow.


Pablo Picasso“Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up.”
~Pablo Picasso





Donatella Versace“Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas.”
~Donatella Versace





George Bernard Shaw“Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will.”
~George Bernard Shaw




Leo Burnett“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.”
~Leo Burnett





Jack London“You can’t wait for inspiration, you have to go after it with a club.”
~Jack London





Charles Mingus“Creativity is more than just being different. Anybody can plan weird; that’s easy. What’s hard is to be as simple as Bach. Making the simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.”
~Charles Mingus




Maya Angelou“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”
~Maya Angelou




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One response to “Famous Quotes That Provoke Creativity”

  1. Carl Ington says:

    Totally agree with Maya Angelou!

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