It will be found, in fact, that the ingenious are always fanciful, and the truly imaginative never otherwise than analytic.
— Edgar Allan Poe

The person of analytic or critical intellect finds something ridiculous in everything. The person of synthetic or constructive intellect, in almost nothing.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe analytical quote

The analytical geometry of Descartes and the calculus of Newton and Leibniz have expanded into the marvelous mathematical method
— Nicholas Murray Butler

I have seen too much not to know that the impression of a woman may be more valuable than the conclusion of an analytical reasoner.
— Arthur Conan Doyle

My psycho-analytic work has convinced me that when in the baby's mind the conflicts between love and hate arise, and the fears of losing the loved one become active, a very important step is made in development.
— analytical quotation by Melanie Klein