"The artist must bow to the monster of his own imagination."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Richard Wright 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."Richard Wright on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Richard Wright 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."Richard Wright on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Richard Wright on Sun Tzu
"The impulse to dream was slowly beaten out of me by experience. Now it surged up again and I hungered for books, new ways of looking and seeing."
"Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread."