"I like to have a thing suggested rather than told in full. When every detail is given, the mind rests satisfied, and the imagination loses the desire to use its own wings."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Thomas Bailey Aldrich 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."Thomas Bailey Aldrich on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Thomas Bailey Aldrich 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."Thomas Bailey Aldrich on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Thomas Bailey Aldrich on Sun Tzu
"To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent - that is to triumph over old age."