creativity

A Quote by I Ching on change, creativity, destiny, harmony, and nature

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.

I Ching

Source: the I Ching

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A Quote by Henry Moore on change, creation, creativity, drugs, habits, and obsession

The creative habit is like a drug. The particular obsession changes, but the excitement, the thrill of your creation lasts.

Henry Moore (1898 - 1986)

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A Quote by Henri Matisse on creativity and difficulty

There is nothing more difficult for a truly creative painter than to paint a rose, because before he can do so he has first to forget all the roses that were ever painted.

Henri Matisse

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A Quote by Harry Allen Overstreet on belief, creativity, education, future, power, spirit, and value

I may safely predict that the education of the future will be inventive-minded. It will believe so profoundly in the high value of the inventive or creative spirit that it will set itself to develop that spirit by all means within its power.

Harry Allen Overstreet (1875 - 1970)

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A Quote by Greg Anderson on creativity, day, experience, life, love, wisdom, and worth

Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.

Greg Anderson (1964 -)

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A Quote by Godfrey H. Hardy on art, creativity, and mathematics

I am interested in mathematics only as a creative art.

Godfrey H. Hardy (1877 - 1947)

Source: A Mathematician's Apology, London, Cambridge University Press, 1941.

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A Quote by Gloria Swanson on creativity and people

All creative people should be required to leave California for three months every year.

Gloria Swanson (1899 - 1983)

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A Quote by Glenn Van Ekeren on creativity, discontent, and people

Creative people exhibit a continuous discontent with uniformity.

Glenn Van Ekeren

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A Quote by Gilbert Keith Chesterton on contentment, creativity, power, and virtue

True contentment is a real, even an active, virtue - not only affirmative but creative. It is the power of getting out of any situation all there is in it.

Gilbert Chesterton (1874 - 1936)

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A Quote by Gilbert Keith Chesterton on chess, creativity, danger, imagination, lies, logic, and poets

Poets do not go mad; but chess-players do. Mathematicians go mad, and cashiers; but creative artists very seldom. I am not, as will be seen, in any sense attacking logic: I only say that this danger does lie in logic, not in imagination.

Gilbert Chesterton (1874 - 1936)

Source: Orthodoxy ch. 2.

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