What people really need and demand
from life is not wealth, comfort or esteem but games worth playing.
- Thomas Szasz
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than
in a year of conversation.
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect
but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative
mind plays with the objects it loves.
- Carl Jung
I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the
world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to
plan the day.
- E. B. White
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly
- Roger von Oech
The noblest art is that of making others happy.
- P.T. Barnum
Don't forget why you came to the dance.
- Michael Franti and Spearhead, Yell
Beauty and folly are old companions.
- Ben Franklin
Play for the respect of your peers.
- Popular expression, Using
Give people a fun, exciting 'catch' activity and use that as
the baseline from which more meaningful dialogue can evolve.
- Tom Walter, comment posted on Storytelling
Play like you mean it.
- Popular expression
We'll have to go just for fun.