Create Yours

Ray Bradbury Quotes

500 wallpapers

Ray Bradbury Quote: “Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things.”

Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things.

— Ray Bradbury



Ray Bradbury Quote: “You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.”

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “You fail only if you stop writing.”

You fail only if you stop writing.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “I know you’ve heard it a thousand times before. But it’s true – hard work pays off. If you want to be good, you have to practice, practice, practice. If you don’t love something, then don’t do it.”

I know you’ve heard it a thousand times before. But it’s true – hard work pays off. If you want to be good, you have to practice, practice, practice. If you don’t love something, then don’t do it.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Don’t think about things, just do them; don’t predict them, just make them.”

Don’t think about things, just do them; don’t predict them, just make them.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall.”

Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Write a short story every week. It’s not possible to write 52 bad short stories in a row.”

Write a short story every week. It’s not possible to write 52 bad short stories in a row.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Don’t talk about it; write.”

Don’t talk about it; write.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.”

Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.”

Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.

— Ray Bradbury



Ray Bradbury Quote: “Life is about trying things to see if they work.”

Life is about trying things to see if they work.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.”

Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.”

You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Time is so strange and life is twice as strange.”

Time is so strange and life is twice as strange.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Let the world burn through you. Throw the prism light, white hot, on paper.”

Let the world burn through you. Throw the prism light, white hot, on paper.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Just write every day of your life. Read intensely.”

Just write every day of your life. Read intensely.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Don’t ask for guarantees. And don’t look to be saved in any one thing, person, machine, or library. Do your own bit of saving, and if you drown, at least die knowing you were heading for shore.”

Don’t ask for guarantees. And don’t look to be saved in any one thing, person, machine, or library. Do your own bit of saving, and if you drown, at least die knowing you were heading for shore.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Write. Don’t think. Relax.”

Write. Don’t think. Relax.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Just write every day of your life. Read intensely. Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers.”

Just write every day of your life. Read intensely. Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “If you write a hundred short stories and they’re all bad, that doesn’t mean you’ve failed. You fail only if you stop writing.”

If you write a hundred short stories and they’re all bad, that doesn’t mean you’ve failed. You fail only if you stop writing.

— Ray Bradbury



Ray Bradbury Quote: “You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.”

You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Libraries are the center of our lives. There’s no use going to a university if you don’t live at the library.”

Libraries are the center of our lives. There’s no use going to a university if you don’t live at the library.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “I define science fiction as the art of the possible. Fantasy is the art of the impossible.”

I define science fiction as the art of the possible. Fantasy is the art of the impossible.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Self-consciousness is the enemy of all art, be it acting, writing, painting, or living itself, which is the greatest art of all.”

Self-consciousness is the enemy of all art, be it acting, writing, painting, or living itself, which is the greatest art of all.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “If you did not write every day, the poisons would accumulate and you would begin to die, or act crazy or both-you must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.”

If you did not write every day, the poisons would accumulate and you would begin to die, or act crazy or both-you must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “There’s no use going to school unless your final destination is the library.”

There’s no use going to school unless your final destination is the library.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream.”

See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Love what you do and do what you love. Don’t listen to anyone else who tells you not to do it. You do what you want, what you love. Imagination should be the center of your life.”

Love what you do and do what you love. Don’t listen to anyone else who tells you not to do it. You do what you want, what you love. Imagination should be the center of your life.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “I don’t know anything anymore.”

I don’t know anything anymore.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “You can make yourself happy or miserable – it’s the same amount of effort.”

You can make yourself happy or miserable – it’s the same amount of effort.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Looking back over a lifetime, you see that love was the answer to everything.”

Looking back over a lifetime, you see that love was the answer to everything.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Love is the answer to everything. It’s the only reason to do anything.”

Love is the answer to everything. It’s the only reason to do anything.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Do what you love and love what you do. Don’t do anything for money. Everything should be for love.”

Do what you love and love what you do. Don’t do anything for money. Everything should be for love.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.”

I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “But you can’t make people listen. They have to come round in their own time, wondering what happened and why the world blew up around them. It can’t last.”

But you can’t make people listen. They have to come round in their own time, wondering what happened and why the world blew up around them. It can’t last.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Your intuition knows what to write, so get out of the way.”

Your intuition knows what to write, so get out of the way.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Write 1000 words a day. That’s only about four pages, but force yourself to do it. Put your finger down your throat and throw up. That’s what writing’s all about.”

Write 1000 words a day. That’s only about four pages, but force yourself to do it. Put your finger down your throat and throw up. That’s what writing’s all about.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “We travel, initially, to lose ourselves, and we travel, next, to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes. And we travel, in essence, to become young fools again – to slow time down and get taken in, and fall in love once more.”

We travel, initially, to lose ourselves, and we travel, next, to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes. And we travel, in essence, to become young fools again – to slow time down and get taken in, and fall in love once more.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Don’t worry about things. Don’t push. Just do your work and you’ll survive. The important thing is to have a ball, to be joyful, to be loving and to be explosive. Out of that comes everything and you grow.”

Don’t worry about things. Don’t push. Just do your work and you’ll survive. The important thing is to have a ball, to be joyful, to be loving and to be explosive. Out of that comes everything and you grow.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “I don’t need an alarm clock. My ideas wake me.”

I don’t need an alarm clock. My ideas wake me.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Forget them. Burn all, burn everything. Fire is bright and fire is clean.”

Forget them. Burn all, burn everything. Fire is bright and fire is clean.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us.”

The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Action is hope. There is no hope without action.”

Action is hope. There is no hope without action.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Beware the autumn people.”

Beware the autumn people.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “A book has got smell. A new book smells great. An old book smells even better. An old book smells like ancient Egypt.”

A book has got smell. A new book smells great. An old book smells even better. An old book smells like ancient Egypt.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “I’m not a serious person, and I don’t like serious people.”

I’m not a serious person, and I don’t like serious people.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “And what, you ask, does writing teach us? First and foremost, it reminds us that we are alive and that it is a gift and a privilege, not a right.”

And what, you ask, does writing teach us? First and foremost, it reminds us that we are alive and that it is a gift and a privilege, not a right.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Video games are a waste of time for men with nothing else to do.”

Video games are a waste of time for men with nothing else to do.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “First, find out what your hero wants, then just follow him.”

First, find out what your hero wants, then just follow him.

— Ray Bradbury


Ray Bradbury Quote: “Quantity produces quality. If you only write a few things, you’re doomed.”

Quantity produces quality. If you only write a few things, you’re doomed.

— Ray Bradbury

PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 NEXT
Dalai Lama XIV Quotes
Mark Twain Quotes
Hard Work Quotes
Creativity Quotes
John Green Quotes
Ernest Hemingway Quotes
Stephen King Quotes
Travel Quotes
Haruki Murakami Quotes
Quotes About Writing
J.K. Rowling Quotes
George Orwell Quotes

Get Inspired. Get Motivated.

We're on a mission of turning inspiring quotes into beautiful wallpapers. Start your week with a motivational kick. Don't miss out on our next weekly batch.

Join 48,000+ other people and subscribe to Quotefancy Weekly Digest.

Subscribe