I will master something, then the creativity will come.
look for a long time at what pleases you, and longer still at what pains you...
We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
The thing that makes a creative person is to be creative and that is all there is to it.
Whatever creativity is, it is in part a solution to a problem.
Had I been present at the creation of the world I would have proposed some improvements.
No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell.
The lash may force men to physical labor, it cannot force them to spiritual creativity.
All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work comes to him.
Originality is the essence of true scholarship. Creativity is the soul of the true scholar.
An inventor a man who looks upon the world and is not contented with things as they are. He wants to improve whatever he sees, he wants to benefit the world.
Much ingenuity with a little money is vastly more profitable and amusing than much money without ingenuity.
There are two ways of being creative. One can sing and dance. Or one can create an environment in which singers and dancers flourish.