Quotes: consciously

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  • Karl Albrecht
    Karl Albrecht
    German entrepreneur 1920-2014
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    The typical human life seems to be quite unplanned, undirected, unlived, and unsavored. Only those who consciously think about the adventure of living as a matter of making choices among options, which they have found for themselves, ever establish real self-control and live their lives fully.
  • An ideal society should be mobile, should be full of channels for conveying a change taking place in one part to other parts. In an ideal society, there should be many interests consciously communicated and shared.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    A fanatic is a man who consciously over compensates a secret doubt.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Cats are autocrats of naked self-interest. They are both amoral and immoral, consciously breaking rules. Their ''evil'' look at such times is no human projection: the cat may be the only animal who savors the perverse or reflects upon it.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    Consciously or unconsciously, every one of us does render some service or other. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and will make, not only our own happiness, but that of the world at large.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Defined in psychological terms, a fanatic is a man who consciously over-compensates a secret doubt.
  • Sidney Madwed
    Sidney Madwed
    American business consultant, lyricist and author
    Sidney Madwed
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    Every goal, every action, every thought, every feeling one experiences, whether it be consciously or unconsciously known, is an attempt to increase one's level of peace of mind.
  • Ben Harper
    Ben Harper
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    Genetics do play a role in how you consciously or subconsciously manifest your true self.
  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
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    I consciously try to end my novels at a point where I won't have to wonder about my characters ever again.
  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck
    American actor and filmmaker. 1972-
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    I've consciously taken on material that's a bit too much for me but not an overreach. The first movie, just about performances. 'The Town,' I learned how to work broader material, develop tension, direct bigger scenes, action sequences. 'Argo,' I experimented with film stock, widened the scope of my geography.
  • Baz Luhrmann
    Baz Luhrmann
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    I've tried to make 'Strictly Ballroom' impossible to date. It does feel a bit '80s but I consciously made sure there was no technology in the movie that could date it.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    If we must play the theological game, let us never forget that it is a game. Religion, it seems to me, can survive only as a consciously accepted system of make-believe.
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen R. Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
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    If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.
  • Leo Tolstoy
    Leo Tolstoy
    Russian writer 1828-1910
    Leo Tolstoy
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    Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
  • Aaron C. Brown
    Aaron C. Brown
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    Most people wander through life, carelessly taking whatever risk crosses their paths without compensation, but never consciously accepting extra risk to pick up the money and other good things lying all around them.
    Source: The Poker Face of Wall Street (2006) Ch. 3
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