"Writing a novel is not merely going on a shopping expedition across the border to an unreal land: it is hours and years spent in the factories, the streets, the cathedrals of the imagination."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Janet Frame on Albert Einstein
"I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities."Janet Frame on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Janet Frame on Albert Einstein
"I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty."Janet Frame on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Janet Frame on Sun Tzu
"It would be nice to travel if you knew where you were going and where you would live at the end or do we ever know, do we ever live where we live, we're always in other places, lost, like sheep."