Originality Quotes, Sayings about being original - Page 2
Originality is simply a pair of fresh eyes.
- Thomas W Higginson
You were born an original.Don’t die a copy.
- John Mason
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
- Lawrence J. Peters
Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself.
- James Stephens
The original is unfaithful to the translation.
- Jorge Luis Borges
The merit of originality is not novelty, it is sincerity. The believing man is the original man.
- Thomas Carlyle
Be regular and orderly in your life, that you may be violent and original in your work.
- Clive Barker
A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought.
- Dorothy L. Sayers
True originality consists not in a new manner, but in a new vision.
- Edith Wharton
Imitation, if noble and general, insures the best hope of originality.
- Edward G Bulwer- Lytton
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
- John Stuart Mill
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
- Thomas Carlyle
You were born an original. Don’t become a copy.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.
- Abraham Lincoln
Simplicity with originality is better than super beautiful but imitation.
If you are not prepared to be wrong, you will never come up with anything original.
There are a great many sins in this world, none of them original.
- Richard Russo
Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory is too good.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Nothing in Christianity is original.
- Dan Brown