Five Great Quotations about Creativity

“If they give you ruled paper, write the other way.” – Juan Ramon Jimenez

“Inspiration comes and goes, creativity is the result of practice.” – Phil Cousineau

“Try any goddam thing you like, no matter how boringly normal or outrageous. If it works, fine. If it doesn’t, toss it. Toss it even if you love it.” – Stephen King

“There is a ruthlessness to the creative act. It often involves a betrayal of the status quo.” – Alan Watt

“Creative power flourishes only when I am living in the present.” – Brenda Ueland