virtue (n) an example of moral goodness or excellence.

creativity (n) a virtue; the state or quality of being creative; the ability to transcend existing ideas, rules, patterns, or relationships and produce something new; originality.

create (v) to bring into existence; to produce through original thought, expression or imaginative skill.

Imitation is the sincerest flattery. – Charles Caleb Colton


bite (v) slang to steal or copy rather than to create; indicates lack of original thought and/or skill. Inauthentic.

The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity. – Thomas Carlyle

You can either advance boldly in the direction of your dreams, or retreat fearfully into the safety of the habitual. – Mario Cortes

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. Scott Adams

Dare to be unique