Research tells us that doing something creative gives us an instantaneous boost of positivity. And forget the idea that you need to be a Pinterest pro or even know what Pinterest is to reap the benefits. Being creative can be as simple as busting out of your routine. Not sure where to start? Read on:

1) "The creative adult is the child who survived." -- Ursula Leguin

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2) "The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul." -- Dieter F. Uchtdorf

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3) "Creativity doesn't wait for that perfect moment. It fashions its own perfect moments out of ordinary ones." -- Bruce Garrabrandt

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4) "Everything you can imagine is real." -- Pablo Picasso

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5) "You can't use up creativity. The more you use the more you have." -- Maya Angelou

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6) "Creativity is intelligence having fun." -- Albert Einstein

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7) "To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it." -- Kurt Vonnegut

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8) "Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun." -- Mary Lou Cook

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9) "The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense." -- Pablo Picasso

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10) "Creativity involves breaking out of expected patterns in order to look at things in a different way." -- Edward de Bono

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