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Quotes and Sayings On Being Creative

The Best Quotes To Inspire The Creative Within You

My word of the year is creative! I am loving how empowering this word is! Below I am sharing my favorite quotes on being creative to inspire the creative in all of us! Enjoy, these quotes and sayings on being creative.

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Quote about Being Creative

“Creative people are curious, flexible, and independent with a tremendous spirit and a love of play.”   

 – Henri Matisse
Arthur Ashe Quote

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”

– Arthur Ashe
Gilbert Quote on creative living

“What is creative living? Any life that is driven more strongly by curiosity than by fear.”     

– Elizabeth Gilbert
Leo Buscaglia

“Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.”

Leo Buscaglia
Maya Fiennes Quote on being creative

“We are all creative beings.”

– Maya Fiennes
Charles Mingus Quote about Creativity

“Making the simple complicated is commonplace. Making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.”

– Charles Mingus
Van Gogh Quote

“If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.”     

– Vincent van Gogh
Sylvia Plath Creativity Quote

“The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.”

– Sylvia Plath
Picasso Quote on Inspiration

“Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.”

– Pablo Picasso
Maya Angelou quote on creativity

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”

– Maya Angelou

Do you have a favorite creativity quote? Please feel free to share in the comments section below. We love to hear from you!

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