Originality Quotes, Sayings about being original

If you walk in the footprints of others, you won’t make any of your own.

Submitted by: Jackson

Be bold or italic, never regular.

Dare to be different. The world is full of the ordinary.
RVM

Submitted by: RVM

It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
– Herman Melville

You were born an original. Don’t become a copy.

Simplicity with originality is better than super beautiful but imitation.

Submitted by: Emma Grace 26

Don’t live in someone’s shadow; you’ll just be stuck in the dark.

If you are not prepared to be wrong, you will never come up with anything original.

You were born God’s original. Try not to become someone’s copy.
– Marian Wright Edelman

One Original Thought is worth 1000 Meaningless Quotes.
– Banksy

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A poor original is better than a good imitation.
– Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Originality is the art of concealing your sources.
Benjamin Franklin

Nothing in Christianity is original.
– Dan Brown

Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.
Abraham Lincoln

Imitation, if noble and general, insures the best hope of originality.
– Edward G Bulwer- Lytton

You’ve got to be original, because if you’re like someone else, what do they need you for?
– Bernadette Peters

Be yourself. The world worships the original.
– Jean Cocteau

I’d rather live the life of an unknown original than to live a life of a famous clone.

Submitted by: B I S K W I T

One of the hardest yet best things is to accept who you are.

Submitted by: Anas javed

There are a great many sins in this world, none of them original.
– Richard Russo

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The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity. The believing man is the original man.
Thomas Carlyle

An envious heart can’t be original.
Toba Beta

Originality is simply a pair of fresh eyes.
– Thomas W Higginson

About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
Josh Billings

God’s original prototype, too weird to live, too rare to die.
Hunter S. Thompson

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