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Creativity Quotes

Creativity is not limited to art and literature alone. In fact, creativity is something that makes its impact felt on almost every aspect of our lives. True creativity depends on how easily we accomplish our tasks depending on our imagination. It is not an inborn trait, but is cultivated through curiosity, and learning from mistakes. Creativity is not simply coming up with the next best idea, but also depends a lot on how you execute that very idea. To know more on creativity, go through the creativity quotes given below.

Salvador Dali

It is good taste, and good taste alone, that possesses the power to sterilize and is always the first handicap to any creative functioning.

Erich Fromm

Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.

John Greenleaf Whittier

Tradition wears a snowy beard, romance is always young.

Adolf Hitler

Great liars are also great magicians.

Thomas Mann

A writer is somebody for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.

Thomas Moore

True change takes place in the imagination.

Bill Gates

I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.

Idris Elba

Whether it's music or acting, that creativity all comes from the same source.

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Ray Kroc

Creativity is a highfalutin word for the work I have to do between now and Tuesday.

Gwen Stefani

My parents always pushed creativity on us, but they made it seem like the fun thing to do.

Edward Snowden

I don't see myself as a hero because what I'm doing is self-interested: I don't want to live in a world where there's no privacy and therefore no room for intellectual exploration and creativity.

Yoko Ono

Controversy is part of the nature of art and creativity.

Demi Lovato

Creativity is what helps me escape a lot of my inner demons.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.

Pablo Picasso

The chief enemy of creativity is 'good' sense.

Eric Hoffer

Creativity is the ability to introduce order into the randomness of nature.

John Travolta

He lives with his creativity in high gear.

Stephen Curry

I try to do the fancy things out there by going with both hands, making crossover moves, and having a certain creativity and flair to my game.

Lil Wayne

I go wherever my creativity takes me.

Mandy Moore

There are parallels between the music and film worlds, but they're really very different. I feel like they're just two different ways to channel my creativity.

Madonna Ciccone

I'm encouraging other people, whether they're professionals or not, to use their creativity to express themselves, to get a conversation going, to get the party started, really.


Removing all stimulation around you is a really positive thing in terms of stimulating your creativity.

And I think that, given the opportunity, somebody could really learn a lot just being around me and the girls because it's really nonstop, 24/7 brainstorming and creativity and just trying to get organized and really pack a lot into a day - being there nonstop with all engines blazing.

Tom Brady

It's a representation of yourself, and you can express a lot of your creativity with what your wearing.

Denis Villeneuve

I'm learning more and more to share creativity with the crew and actors. A film crew is more powerful if you listen to them, but it does make my job more tough because I have to listen.

Jon Favreau

I think that anything that leads to creativity and good work is good.

Matt Bomer

My favorite thing about working with Lady Gaga is really just the sheer level of creativity she brings to the table. And she's really one of the most intelligent people I've ever known. Her intelligence is equaled by her heart.

James Russell Lowell

Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it after it is found.

T. S. Eliot

Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity.

Shah Rukh Khan

In the world of creativity, laziness translates into an inability to be rigorous enough to create fearlessly. It makes us plagiarise or water our creativity down to make it more acceptable to the public.

Camille Paglia

Rule of art: Cant kills creativity!

Kurt Cobain

I've never been a very prolific person, so when creativity flows, it flows. I find myself scribbling on little notepads and pieces of loose paper, which results in a very small portion of my writings to ever show up in true form.

Brandy Norwood

I take conscious breaks for myself 'cause I like to rejuvenate and get my creative juices flowing. I also like to take my time with my creativity; I think it's important.

Al Gore

Our democracy, our constitutional framework is really a kind of software for harnessing the creativity and political imagination for all of our people. The American democratic system was an early political version of Napster.

Drew Barrymore

My own mum cared about Hollywood, and I didn't. I wanted to act, and I loved the creativity of it, but I didn't care for the lifestyle.

Paul Ryan

The moral case for individual initiative in a free economy holds that people have a God-given right to use their creativity to produce things that improve our lives.

Gwyneth Paltrow

After I had the kids, I took a break from work, and all my creativity went into my kitchen. I like experimenting.

Drew Barrymore

A lot of my business is about protecting creativity.

Maya Angelou

Everybody born comes from the Creator trailing wisps of glory. We come from the Creator with creativity. I think that each one of us is born with creativity.

Matt Bomer

I had a normal childhood where I was able to cultivate my own creativity, and I don't think I would have been ready for this crazy business at 8 years old.

Lady Gaga

I don't know that my schooling was conducive to wild ideas and creativity, but it gave me discipline, drive. They taught me how to think. I really know how to think.

Jeff Bridges

I just find my creativity manifesting a bunch of different ways.

Lady Gaga

I'm terrified of therapy because I don't want it to mess with my creativity.

Bill Gates

Effective philanthropy requires a lot of time and creativity - the same kind of focus and skills that building a business requires.

Orlando Bloom

Creativity is the key for any child with dyslexia - or for anyone, for that matter. Then you can think outside of the box. Teach them anything is attainable. Let them run with what you see is whatever they need to run with.

I think my Buddhist practice has a profound influence on my life and encompasses my creative projects.