The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground.
G. K. Chesterton
There are children playing in the streets who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because they have modes of sensory perception that I lost long ago.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
When you play, play hard; when you work, don’t play at all.
Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.
Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity.
Kay Redfield Jamison
In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.
If you want to be creative, stay in part a child, with the creativity and invention that characterizes children before they are deformed by adult society.
It is a happy talent to know how to play.
Ralph Waldo Emerson