More definitions of "creation":
- (noun): The event that occurred at the beginning of something.
Example: "From its creation the plan was doomed to failure"
- (noun): (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence.
- (noun): The act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new.
Synonyms: initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, innovation, introduction, instauration
- (noun): The human act of creating.
Synonyms: creative activity
Famous quotes containing the word creation:
“The creation of strong-minded women, so-called, is due to the individualism of men, to the modern selfish and speculative spirit which absorbs everything within itself and leaves women nothing but self-assertion for their protection and support.”
—Jennie June Croly 18291901, U.S. founder of the womans club movement, journalist, author, editor. Demorests Illustrated Monthly and Mirror of Fashions, p. 44 (February 1870)
“Party action should follow, not precede the creation of a dominant popular sentiment.”
—J. Ellen Foster (18401910)
“Books choose their authors; the act of creation is not entirely a rational and conscious one.”
—Salman Rushdie (b. 1947)