No other creative field is as closed to those who are not white and male as is the visual arts. After I decided to be an artist, the first thing that I had to believe was that I, a black woman, could penetrate the art scene, and that, further, I could do so without sacrificing one iota of my blackness or my femaleness or my humanity.— Faith Ringgold
Impressive Creative Visualization quotations
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
The more light you allow within you, the brighter the world you live in will be.
Don't visualize beating the keeper, visualize destroying the keeper.
You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.
Design is a way of life, a point of view.
It involves the whole complex of visual communications: talent, creative ability, manual skill, and technical knowledge. Aesthetics and economics, technology and psychology are intrinsically related to the process.
We will discover the nature of our particular genius when we stop trying to conform to our own or other people's models, learn to be ourselves, and allow our natural channel to open.
I love composing and writing music and dancing and performing and conceptualizing creatively for visual mediums. I love to create.
Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainty.
A lot of musicians are good cooks, and a lot of cooks are musicians, but I think that may just be a result of the creative impulse finding several means of expression. Probably an equivalent number are visual artists, woodworkers or compulsive liars.
I learned three important things in college-to use a library, to memorize quickly and visually, to drop asleep at any time given a horizontal surface and fifteen minutes. What I could not learn was to think creatively on schedule.
Good design today requires more vision (a larger point of view versus the single brilliant idea), more consistency (a deeper underlying structure of language and form versus the simple, uniform application of visual elements) and more patience (persistence over time versus creative authoritarianism).
To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Before every shot, I go to the movies
If we look honestly at our relationships, we can see so much about how we have created them
I wanted to define the vocabulary of a wedding both visually and intellectually.
The book is about more than weddings or wedding dresses. It's a metaphor for women's lives, their creativity.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Visual tonics such as 'timed creativity' need to be introduced to refresh and refurbish the muse.
I enjoy looking at words on paper and visualizing how to make them come to life.
As a director, the creative process is really amazing.
To know how scientists engage in visual imagery is to understand how they think creatively.
When you build in silence, people don't know what to attack.
We think about the world in all ways we experience it ;
we think visually, we think in sign, we think kinesthetically, we think in abstract term, we think in movement. Creativity is the process of having original ideas that have value.
I have been fully involved in designing my stage shows;
it's important to me to do something really unique and almost off-the-wall to bring the music and the visuals together. I love design and actually went to school for a bit for graphic design, so it isn't so much 'pressure' for me; it's a way to be creative, and I really enjoy it.
Writers and musicians know well the importance of extensive reading for successful writing or extensive listening for musical composition. Likewise, visual artists... understand that successful artistic creativity depends upon extensive visual exposure.
I think it's necessary to let kids get bored once in a while - that's how they learn to be creative.
Creative expression and visual comprehension are really the handmaidens of art.
One cannot thrive without the other.
Always remember that dreams-your creative visualizations-must come before their physical manifestations.
I imagine these two girls next to me every time single time I'm going over those hurdles in training.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
I'm a very driven, ambitious, positive person.
But I'm a spiritual person as well. I believe in creative visualization. So for me to go to America - which I find such a positive place - well, I took to it like a duck to water.
When a person has access to both the intuitive, creative and visual right brain, and the analytical, logical, verbal left brain, then the whole brain is working...And this tool is best suited to the reality of what life is, because life is not just logical-it is also emotional.
It's so important to unclutter the mind.
For me, creativity is greatly impeded just by the chatter and visual clutter of life. It's really important to have a space that is really clear for whatever is emerging to come.
A sunday well-spent brings a week of content.
From a creative standpoint, I'm interested not only in the idea of helping couples and women, but challenging myself creatively, and doing each one better than the last thing I did. I think by doing that, by adding a visual element to these films, it really makes a huge difference.
Advertizing, television and film all wield mighty powers to visually seduce us, while much fine art leaves us indifferent, confused or, at worst, repulsed. There is a desperate need for creative Christians to redeem the visual arena from both forms of excess, cutting through all the false glamour, tawdry baseness and dense obfuscation.
Strangely enough, for me, Instagram has been a creatively freeing and inspiring format lately. I have been so very resistant to nearly all forms of media, yet finally this made it into my atmosphere, and in discovering this I have been propelled into some movement and new ideas. Real life images, curated images, even the visual diarrhea are incredible fertilization for movement in some direction or another.
The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.
Everything around you can use. It's like your tools and your material. Whether it's in performing arts like dance, or visual arts, or poetry, a lot of those elements can come and help you, can trigger your creativity. But you have to be open, be aware, and you have to be ready to look.
I'm very interested in the materiality of language.
I wonder if, perhaps, this comes from my background in the visual arts. I was a potter for a number of years and earned a BFA in art before going to graduate school for creative writing.
I just see in pop culture, music, visual art, books, etc.
, a real hunger for the new and different, and I think that's amazing. Satisfying this hunger is part of the responsibility of a creative person.
Balance is not something you find. It's something you create.
Reading is a creative activity. You have to visualize the characters, you have to hear what the voices sound like.
If you have that group of people who are both nice and also creative, then you have surprises like a room with monkeys in them. That has taken a very good scene and just made it a great scene. I want my movies to be visually interesting and to have a lot of energy and be colorful and full of life.
Jesus regularly visualized the success of his efforts .
.. 'I always do what pleases God.' ... Was this conceit? Or was it enlightened creativity and self-knowledge? ...Jesus was full of self-knowledge and self-love. His 'I am' statements were what he became.
I write my novels longhand. I love the feeling of writing; I love to see pen on paper. It feels more creative than typing, and it's a more visual process for me - I can picture the entire scene in my head and am merely writing what I see.
I someday hope to find the time and coin to invest more of my creative energy towards the visual media side of releasing music. I'd love to make short film videos pushing the conventional standards of what a country music video can be.