Creativity Quotes

At no time am I a quick thinker or writer: whatever I have done in science has solely been by long pondering, patience and industry. – Charles Darwin

When I compose, I sit down at the piano, shut my eyes and play what I hear. – Ernst Hoffman

Like every writer, I am asked where my work originates, and if I knew I would go there more often. – Arthur Miller

The capacity to be puzzled is… the premise of all creation, be it in art or science. – Erich Fromm

Creativity is work that goes someplace: it is sustained effort toward an ideal. – Michael Drury