The magic of the pen lies in the concentration of your thoughts upon one object.
—George Henry Lewes (1817–78) English Philosopher, Literary Critic, Art Critic
Genius is another word for magic, and the whole point of magic is that it is inexplicable.
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has magic, grace and power in it.
—Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832) German Poet
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
—Eden Phillpotts (1862–1960) English Author, Poet, Dramatist
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon—instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
—Dale Carnegie (1888–1955) American Self-Help Author