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Imagination Quotes

Our minds become magnetized with the dominating thoughts we hold in our minds and these magnets attract to us the forces, the people, the circumstances of life which harmonize with the nature of our dominating thoughts.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

The imagination is literally the workshop wherein are fashioned all plans created by man.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

If you want a quality, act as if you already had it. Try the ''as if'' technique.

Author: William James (1842-1910)

Profession: American Psychologist, Professor, Author

Were it not for imagination a man would be as happy in arms of a chambermaid as of a duchess.

Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

Profession: British Author

Imagination is the eye of the soul.

Author: Joseph Joubert (1754-1824)

Profession: French Moralist

One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.

Author: Joseph Joubert (1754-1824)

Profession: French Moralist

Without this playing with fantasy no creative work has ever yet come to birth. The debt we owe to the play of the imagination is incalculable.

Author: Carl Jung (1875-1961)

Profession: Swiss Psychiatrist

All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy. What right have we then to depreciate imagination.

Author: Carl Jung (1875-1961)

Profession: Swiss Psychiatrist

My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk.

Author: John Keats (1795-1821)

Profession: British Poet

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Author: Charles F. Kettering (1876-1958)

Profession: American Engineer, Inventor

The opportunities of man are limited only by his imagination. But so few have imagination that there are ten thousand fiddlers to one composer.

Author: Charles F. Kettering (1876-1958)

Profession: American Engineer, Inventor

Soft focus is an important skill that can effect us metaphorically. In other words, the way we see the future has everything to do with how well we can look up and see the expanded horizon before us.

Author: Peter Kline

Profession: American Peak Performance Expert

We are told never to cross a bridge till we come to it, but this world is owned by men who have ''crossed bridges'' in their imagination far ahead of the crowd.

Author: Speakers Library

Profession:

Some people have just enough imagination to spoil their judgment.

Author: Paul Mallory

Profession:

For imagination sets the goal ''picture'' which our automatic mechanism works on. We act, or fail to act, not because of ''will,'' as is so commonly believed, but because of imagination.

Author: Maxwell Maltz

Profession: American Plastic Surgeon, Author of "Psycho-Cybernetics"