"What I really have in my head, my imagination, my understanding of music, I never really get that out."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Wynton Marsalis 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."Wynton Marsalis on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Wynton Marsalis 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."Wynton Marsalis on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Wynton Marsalis on Sun Tzu
"Many a revolution started with the actions of a few. Only 56 men signed the Declaration of Independence. A few hanging together can lead a nation to change."
"I believed in studying just because I knew education was a privilege. It was the discipline of study, to get into the habit of doing something that you don't want to do."
"Through first-class education, a generation marches down the long uncertain road of the future with confidence."
"When did we begin to lose faith in our ability to effect change?"
"There are forces all around you who wish to exploit division, rob you of your freedom, and tell you what to think. But young folks can rekindle the weary spirit of a slumbering nation."