What is Creation?

  • (noun): The event that occurred at the beginning of something.
    Example: "From its creation the plan was doomed to failure"
    Synonyms: conception
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "Creation":

  • (noun): An artifact that has been brought into existence by someone.
  • (noun): (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence.

Famous quotes containing the word creation:

    As every season seems best to us in its turn, so the coming in of spring is like the creation of Cosmos out of Chaos and the realization of the Golden Age.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The private detective of fiction is a fantastic creation who acts and speaks like a real man. He can be completely realistic in every sense but one, that one sense being that in life as we know it such a man would not be a private detective.
    Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)

    Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of time and will, any marriage, happy or unhappy, is infinitely more interesting than any romance, however passionate.
    —W.H. (Wystan Hugh)