Julia Cameron Quotes

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All of us contain a divine, expressive spark, a creative candle intended to light our path and that of our fellows.

— Julia Cameron

As we move toward our dreams, we move toward our divinity.

— Julia Cameron

Attention is the act of connection. and the reward for attention is always healing.

— Julia Cameron

By being willing to be a bad artist, you have a chance to BE an artist, and perhaps over time, a very good one.

— Julia Cameron

By listening to the creator within, we are led to our right path.

— Julia Cameron

By trusting, we learn to trust.

— Julia Cameron

Creativity – like human life itself – begins in darkness.

— Julia Cameron

Creativity is our true nature.

— Julia Cameron

Creativity is the natural order of life. Life is energy: pure creative energy.

— Julia Cameron

Fear is an acronym for ‘False Evidence Appearing Real’.

— Julia Cameron

I have learned the value of articulating creative challenges. Nothing is too petty to bear mention.

— Julia Cameron

I teach people to let themselves be creative.

— Julia Cameron

It is important to remember that at first flush, going sane feels just like going crazy.

— Julia Cameron

It may be different for others, but pain is what it took to teach me to pay attention.

— Julia Cameron

Just as blood is a fact of your physical body, creativity is a fact of your spiritual body.

— Julia Cameron

Leap and the net will appear.

— Julia Cameron

Love is the substance of all life. Everything is connected in love, absolutely everything.

— Julia Cameron

Making a piece of art requires myriad tiny steps.

— Julia Cameron

Over the years, I have learned to grab titbits of time. The titbits add up. It is an ‘easy does it’ approach to creativity.

— Julia Cameron

The creative process is a process of surrender, not control.

— Julia Cameron

The simple act of venting – with humour if possible – makes me the author of my life.

— Julia Cameron

The storm is a tutor to me. Its turbulence teaches that I am resilient enough to survive the tumult.

— Julia Cameron

The trick to surviving difficult times is to admit they are truly difficult. Yet these difficult times will pass.

— Julia Cameron

There is no point in fighting the storm or willing it to pass sooner. The storm takes the time it takes.

— Julia Cameron

When the future is too terrifying to contemplate and the past too painful, I have learned to pay attention to right now.

— Julia Cameron

Fear: False Evidence Appearing Real.

— Julia Cameron