Some Swellegant Creativity Quotes
. "Everybody is
talented, original, and has something important to say."
. "...the brain is like a muscle. When it is in use we feel very
good. Understanding is joyous."
. "Live always in the best company when you read."
. "Of all those arts in which the wise excel, Nature's chief
masterpiece is writing well."
. "The mind is an enchanting thing."
. "Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat."
. " If a nation expects to be ignorant and free...it expects
what never was and never will be."
. "... out of these small, flat, rigid squares of paper unfolds
world after world after world, worlds that sing to you, comfort
and quiet or excite you. Books help us understand who we are and
how we are to behave... they show us how to live and die."
. "In the world of words, the imagination is one of the forces
. "Serve life with what you do best. "
. "Words have a longer life than deeds."
."Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in
the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort."
Franklin D. Roosevelt
. "A sheltered life can be a daring life as well. For all
serious daring starts from within."
. "Writing isn't about making money, getting famous...or making
friends. It's about getting up, getting well, and getting over.
Getting happy, okay?"
. "...though death is howling at our backs and life is roaring
in our faces, we can only just begin to write, simply begin to
write what we have to say."
."Proper words in proper places, make the true definition of
. "...prose writing has been of great use to me in the course of
my life, and was a principal means of my advancement..."
. "These are not just books, lumps of lifeless paper, but minds
alive on the shelves... by taking down one of these volumes and
opening it, we can call into range voices far distant in time
and space, and hear them speak to us, mind to mind, heart to
"Real joy, believe me, is a serious matter."