Visionary Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old visionary quotes, visionary sayings, and visionary proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The visionary denies the truth to himself, the liar only to others.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

To be a visionary, all you have to do is make decisions based off of your eyes instead of your ears and your memory.     

Kanye West

A person who sees a problem is a human being; a person who finds a solution is visionary; and the person who goes out and does something about it is an entrepreneur.     

Naveen Jain

Someone who dreams cannot be forced to stop—there are no limitations to dreams, because we do not own dreams, dreams are from God.     

Christina Westover

Be a visionary, focused upon your ability to create your desires within your reality.     

Steven Redhead

Visionaries not only believe that the impossible can be done, but that it must be done.     

Brad Ferran

The visionary is the only realist.     

Federico Fellini

Being a visionary is a new profession, but it is really just a variant on fortunetelling, which may be the world's oldest. And its marketing appeal is similar - people will pay for reassurance about the unknown.     

Nathan Myhrvold

Visionary minds are in demand to bear us into the dawn of the deep digital era.     

Pearl Zhu

Visionary people face the same problems everyone else faces; but rather than get paralyzed by their problems, visionaries immediately commit themselves to finding a solution.     

Bill Hybels

Visionary people are visionary partly because of the very great many things they don't see.     

Berkeley Rice

The more visionary the idea, the more people it leaves behind.     

Samantha Morton

The visionary is the one who brings his or her voice into the world and who refuses to edit, rehearse, perform, or hide. It is the visionary who knows that the power of creativity is aligned with authenticity.     

Angeles Arrien

You don't have to be a genius or a visionary or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream.     

Michael Dell

The visionary starts with a clean sheet of paper, and re-imagines the world.     

Malcolm Gladwell

The visionary who is serving God ceases to live for personal ambitions, but rather for God's ambitions.     

George Barna

To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

Don't be an interpreter of reality, be a visionary. Don't think about it, see it!     


A visionary thrives in all circumstances.     


Visionary builds what dreamers imagined.     

Toba Beta

You don't need vision to be a visionary.     

Aaron Scheidies