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“Creative play is like a spring that bubbles up from deep within a child.”

Joan Almon

“Creative people are curious, flexible, persistent, and independent with a tremendous spirit of adventure and a love of play.”

Henri Matisse

“Play keeps us fit physically and mentally.”

Stewart Brown

“Children at play are not playing about. Their games should be seen as their most serious minded activities.”

Michel de Montaigne

“Thrill, will, skill. Without the thrill there is no will, and without the will, how will children successfully acquire this skill?

Alistair Bryce-Clegg

“Children will need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity.”

Kay Redfiedl Jamison