Quotations About / On: INSPIRATION

  • 1.
    my inspiration is my own inspiration, that is inside not ouside.It will explore my path.
    (self-inspiration.)
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  • 2.
    Witty inspirations are the proverbs of the educated.
    (Friedrich Von Schlegel (1772-1829), German philosopher. Aphorism 29 in Selected Aphorisms from the Athenaeum (1798), translated by Ernst Behler and Roman Struc, Dialogue on Poetry and Literary Aphorisms, Pennsylvania University Press (1968).)
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  • 3.
    Angelic muses' inspiration descends and becomes wrapped in words.
    (Saiom Shriver)
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    'It's the deadest thing to say. But my form of inspiration is mechanical.'
    (- Nathan Coppedge (2014) .)
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  • 5.
    Poetry is an ocean of imagination, where we fill its ships with moments of inspiration.
    (Zubair Ali)
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  • 6.
    The ironies in the commonplace are my inspiration and delight.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Twelfth Selection, New York (1993).)
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    What Romantic terminology called genius or talent or inspiration is nothing other than finding the right road empirically, following one's nose, taking shortcuts.
    (Italo Calvino (1923-1985), Italian author, critic. lecture, Nov. 1969, Turin. "Cybernetics and Ghosts," The Literature Machine (1987).)
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  • 8.
    Genius is one per cent inspiration, ninety-nine per cent perspiration.
    (Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931), U.S. inventor. Remark by Edison c. 1903. Harper's (New York, Sept. 1932). Edison, one of the most inspired and productive inventors of his time, received only three months of formal schooling.)
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  • 9.
    When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best—that is inspiration.
    (Robert Bresson (b. 1907), French film director. "1950-1958: The Real," Notes on the Cinematographer (1975).)
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  • 10.
    Artistic inspiration ignores the law of supply and demand.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fourth Selection, New York (1987).)
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