Never limit yourself because of others' limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.— Mae Jemison
Fulfilling Great Imagination quotations
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
Don't trust a brilliant idea unless it survives the hangover.
A great wind is blowing, and that gives you either imagination or a headache.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
I certainly don't regret my experiences because without them, I couldn't imagine who or where I would be today. Life is an amazing gift to those who have overcome great obstacles, and attitude is everything!
What the world of tomorrow will be like is greatly dependent on the power of imagination in those who are learning to read today.
Let us not imagine that we obscure the glory of the Son by the great praise we lavish on the Mother; for the more she is honored, the greater is the glory of her Son. There can be no doubt that whatever we say in praise of the Mother gives equal praise to the Son.
Our imagination is struck only by what is great;
but the lover of natural philosophy should reflect equally on little things.
A strong memory, concentration, imagination, and a strong will is required to become a great Chess player
It is only a short step from exaggerating what we can find in the world to exaggerating our power to remake the world. Expecting more novelty than there is, more greatness than there is, and more strangeness than there is, we imagine ourselves masters of a plastic universe. But a world we can shape to our will is a shapeless world.
Every time I imagine a garden in an architectural setting, it turns into a magical place. I think of gardens I have seen, that I believe I have seen, that I long to see, surrounded by simple walls, columns, arcades or the facades of buildings - sheltered places of great intimacy where I want to stay for a long time.
If you do not see great riches in your imagination, you will never see them in your bank balance.
A great reformation and revival-it will happen the same way the early Christians conquered Rome. Their program of conquest consisted largely of two elements: gospel preaching and being eaten by lions, a strategy that has not yet captured the imagination of the the contemporary church.
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
Red is the great clarifier - bright and revealing.
I can't imagine becoming bored with red - it would be like becoming bored with the person you love.
The human imagination... has great difficulty in living strictly within the confines of a materialist practice or philosophy. It dreams, like a dog in its basket, of hares in the open.
This whole universe, with all its vastness, grandeur and beauty, is nothing but sheer imagination. In spite of so many discoveries, researches and scientific knowledge, the creation remains a great unsolved riddle.
Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.
We are within measurable, or imaginable, distance of a real Armageddon.
Happily there seems to be no reason why we should be anything more than spectators.
It is a great thing to have a big brain, a fertile imagination, grand ideals, but the man with these, bereft of a good backbone, is sure to serve no useful end.
It is a mistake to imagine that potentially great men are rare.
It is the conditions that permit the promise of greatness to be fulfilled that are rare. What is so difficult to achieve is the cultural background that permits potential greatness to be converted into actual greatness.
You are capable of so much more than we usually dare to imagine
Writing fantasy lets me imagine a great deal more than, say, writing about alligators, and lets me write about places more distant than Florida, but I can tell you things about Florida and alligators, let you make the connection all on your own.
Sometimes it takes a while to recognize that someone has a special ability to get us to believe in ourselves, to tie that belief to our highest ideals and imagine that together we can do great things. In those rare moments, when such a person comes along, we need to put aside our plans and reach for what we know is possible.
Don't imagine that, if you had a great deal of time, you would spend more of it in prayer. Get rid of that idea; it is no hindrance to prayer to spend your time well.
This is a great moment, when you see, however distant, the goal of your wandering. The thing which has been living in your imagination suddenly become part of the tangible world. It matters not how many ranges, rivers or parching dusty ways may lie between you; it is yours now for ever.
Too many of us are not living our dreams, because we are living our fears.
Decide to become fearless. Face the thing you fear the most. You're stronger than you give yourself credit for. If you can laugh at it. You can move past it. You have the ability to do more than you have ever hoped, imagined or dreamed. You have GREATNESS within you!
Never assume greatness is for someone else.
Imagine every day that you too can do great things. Have the courage to take the challenge, make the mistakes, and move forward.
A man, to be greatly good, must imagine intensely and comprehensively;
he must put himself in the place of another and of many others; the pains and pleasures of his species must become his own.
He who is involved in ecstasies and visions, who takes dreams for reality, and his own imagination for prophesy, is a fanatical novice of great hope and promise, and will soon advance to the higher stage and kill men for the love of God.
All great scientists have, in a certain sense, been great artists;
the man with no imagination may collect facts, but he cannot make great discoveries.
Nothing is more symptomatic of the enervation, of the decompression of the Western imagination, than our incapacity to respond to the landings on the Moon. Not a single great poem, picture, metaphor has come of this breathtaking act, of Prometheus' rescue of Icarus or of Phaeton in flight towards the stars.
Believe steadfastly on Him and everything that challenges you will strengthen your faith. There is continual testing in the life of faith up to the point of our physical death, which is the last great test. Faith is absolute trust in God-trust that could never imagine that He would forsake us.