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Many hedge fund managers have become billionaires; perhaps this - plus their reputations as the smartest guys in the room - is why they have captured the investing public's imagination.
With any kind of sci-fi, the imagination continues, and the world exists, and you create that in your own mind, and it lives in you.
I've been working on the soprano saxophone for 40 years, and the possibilities are astounding. It's up to you, the only limit is the imagination.
Imagination is Reality Lite - a useful substitute when the real pleasure is inaccessible, too risky, or too much work.
Love is based on imagination.
On stage, you're not limited at all because you're free in language: language is the source of the imagination. You can travel farther in language than you can in any film.
Authors are ordinary people who usually start to live apart, in the imagination, because they don't fit in with normal, healthy people.
In many a piece of music, it's the pause or the rest that gives the piece its beauty and its shape. And I know I, as a writer, will often try to include a lot of empty space on the page so that the reader can complete my thoughts and sentences and so that her imagination has room to breathe.
I discovered that my imagination came alive when I moved away from the immediate world around me.
So much of what we do as artists is a combination of personal experience and imagination, and how that all creeps into your work is not so linear.
We forget that what matters begins with the imagination.
A place makes a deep impression on you when you're young. It lives with you. It's like your childhood. It fertilises the imagination.
If you're so afraid of your imagination that you stifle it, how are you going to know God? How can you imagine heaven?
We can live with lots of things, but we can't live without imagination, we can't live without hope.
Imagination needs to be fed.
Films are dreams. Many, many critics say to me that my films are not good because they are too unbelievable, but this is my style. I tell stories like they are dreams. This is my imagination. For me, it would be impossible to do a film that is so precise, that resembles real life.
Imagination tends to be truly useful if accompanied by the power of mental control - if the worlds in one's head can be purposefully manipulated and distinguished from the real one outside it.
Writing is more about imagination than anything else. I fell in love with words. I fell in love with storytelling.
I am not interested in slice of life, what I want is a slice of the imagination.
Grandchildren have taught me how important the future is. I try to look through their eyes and envision what's in their imagination. What's the world going to look like when they're my age? That really does take a huge imagination.
You want to do something that shows some type individuality and talent and imagination - at the same time, you want to be truthful to the predecessors, because obviously the audience liked something about them and you have to replicate that experience to a certain extent.
The fictive structure, my work, my imagination, my books are about the details, the huge construction about culture, Islamic culture or modern Turkey. They're all intertwined.
To me, stretching the capabilities of my imagination is a crucial aspect of writing fiction; you could think of it as a mental form of athleticism.
I always believe it's better to have 30 imaginations working on a project, rather than one imagination telling the other 29 what to do.
Imagination is but another name for super intelligence.
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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