Category: Quotes

  • Quotes about immersion

    Quotes about immersion

    And it has become a kind of a truism in the study of creativity that you can’t be creating anything with less than 10 years of technical knowledge immersion in a particular field. ––– Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, researcher in happiness, creativity and “flow” Lengthy immersion in the works of other composers can tire. The music of…

  • The Quotable Miles

    The Quotable Miles

    I once went to a Miles Davis concert when I was 17, where I met all of the musicians, except him. I was too intimidated by him. But I love his playing, and I love the creative drive that he somehow challenged us all to strive for. Like my other quote posts, this one has…