Happy Diwali to you and your families from Write Tribe. Today we’re celebrating creativity.

You are creative. You’ve been writing and blogging precisely for that reason. Today, I want to share with you

20 Amazing Creativity Quotes

“If you hear a voice within you say, ‘You cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas” – Donatella Versace

“Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, the just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while” – Steve Jobs

“It has never been easy for me to understand why people work so hard to create something beautiful, but then refuse to share it with anyone, for fear of criticism.” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“You can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page.” – Jodi Picoult

“You see things; and you say, ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say, ‘Why not’?” – George Bernard Shaw

“Creativity is more than just being different. Anybody can plan weird; that’s easy. What’s hard is to be as simple as Bach. Making the simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity” – Charles Mingus

“Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will” – George Bernard Shaw

“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people” – Leo Burnett

“There is no doubt that creativity is the most important human resource of all. Without creativity, there would be no progress, and we would be forever repeating the same patterns.” — Edward de Bono

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“Truly creative people care a little about what they have done, and a lot about what they are doing. Their driving focus is the life force that surges in them now.” — Alan Cohen

“Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.” — Bertrand Russell

“A truly creative person rids him or herself of all self-imposed limitations.” — Gerald G. Jampolsky

“Go and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here. Make. Good. Art.” ~Neil Gaiman

“Creative power, is that receptive attitude of expectancy which makes a mold into which the plastic and as yet undifferentiated substance can flow and take the desired form.” – — Thomas Troward

“Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything.” — George Lois

“The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.” — John Maynard Keynes

“Life is trying things to see if they work.” — Ray Bradbury

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“The stone age didn’t end because they ran out of stones.” — Unknown

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This Wednesday prompt is naturally a quote on creativity :

Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties ~ Erich Fromm

 

For a change, we’re not creating a linky. We’re asking you to write a post inspired by this quote and add your link in the comments below. Then visit the other links shared and encourage the creativity of others!

Published by corinnerodrigues

A lover of words. A self-acceptance blogger. A blogging coach. A book reviewer. A woman happily journeying through midlife, moving from self-improvement to self-acceptance and enjoying being herself. Corinne writes at Everyday Gyaan, reviews fiction at CorinneRodrigues.com and encourages writers and bloggers at Write Tribe and offers offline coaching to writers and bloggers at The Frangipani Creative, located in Secunderabad, India.

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    1. There are no comments here so I have commented on g+ too. Will comment and share other links from there.
      Thanks.