Tag Archives: Creativity

Hugh MacLeod – Everyone is born creative …

“Everyone is born creative; everyone is given a box of crayons in kindergarten. Then when you hit puberty they take the crayons away and replace them with dry, uninspiring books on algebra, history, etc. Being suddenly hit years later with the ‘creative bug’ is just a wee voice telling you, ‘I’d like my crayons back, please.”
Hugh MacLeod, Ignore Everybody: and 39 Other Keys to Creativity

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Madeleine L’Engle – Unless we are creators …

“But unless we are creators we are not fully alive. What do I mean by creators? Not only artists, whose acts of creation are the obvious ones of working with paint of clay or words. Creativity is a way of living life, no matter our vocation or how we earn our living. Creativity is not limited to the arts, or having some kind of important career.”
Madeleine L’Engle, Walking on Water

Maya Angelou – You can’t use up creativity …

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”
Maya Angelou

Albert Einstein – Creativity is …

“Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources”
Albert Einstein