In response to yesterday's musings regarding imagination, a few comments by more published authorities on the subject.
Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. ~ Louisa May Alcott ~
Imagination is more important than knowledge. ~ Albert Einstein. ~
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. ~ Marcel Proust ~
The imagination exercises a powerful influence over every act of sense, thought, reason, -- over every idea. ~ Latin proverb ~
And my personal favorite...
You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. ~ Mark Twain ~