Why does the eye see a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination when awake?
My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk.
It is not enough to know your craft - you have to have feeling. Science is all very well, but for us imagination is worth far more.
The public has an appetite for anything about imagination - anything that is as far away from reality as is creatively possible.
Few people have the imagination for reality.
As the imagination is not a talent of some men but is the health of every man, so also is this joy of musical expression.
But if I have a lot of imagination, I could tell myself whatever I wanted, you know. I handle myself quite well. I'm kind of fascist with myself, you know. There's no discussion. There is an order. You follow it.
Imagination creates reality.
Do not quench your inspiration and your imagination; do not become the slave of your model.
The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: Initiative, Imagination, Individuality and Independence.
There is nothing more frightful than imagination without taste.
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
Nature uses human imagination to lift her work of creation to even higher levels.
Intelligence is the wife, imagination is the mistress, memory is the servant.
The nose of a mob is its imagination. By this, at any time, it can be quietly led.
Life is only a dream and we are the imagination of ourselves.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.
The human race is governed by its imagination.
Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl: it is the imagination of the traveler that does the howling.
There are many ways to be free. One of them is to transcend reality by imagination, as I try to do.
I always wanted to ride a dragon myself, so I decided to do this for a year in my imagination.
You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
I paint what cannot be photographed, that which comes from the imagination or from dreams, or from an unconscious drive.