As I work through The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron, I'm moved by the many quotes sprinkled throughout her pages, all of them geared toward inspiring expression of one's unique creativity. Thus I've decided to periodically post creativity-inspiring quotes on my blog.
Moved as I've always been by jazz music, I'll start with one by incomparable, always-creative pianist, band-leader and composer, Duke Ellington:
Hope you find this moves you to turn your troubles into inspiration. As his enormous body of work testifies, Duke surely did!