Quotes by consciousness

Quotes 91 till 105 of 137.

  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
    Blaise Pascal
    - +
     0
    The consciousness of the falsity of present pleasures, and the ignorance of the vanity of absent pleasures, cause inconstancy.
    Source: Pensees
  • Max Eastman
    Max Eastman
    American writer on literature, philosophy and society 1883-1969
    Max Eastman
    - +
     0
    The defining function of the artist is to cherish consciousness.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
    Carl Jung
    - +
     0
    The dream is a little hidden door in the innermost and most secret recesses of the soul, opening into that cosmic night which was psyche long before there was any egoconsciousness, and which will remain psyche no matter how far our ego-consciousness extends.
    Source: The Meaning of Psychology for Modern Man (1933)
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
    - +
     0
    The essence of the Liberal outlook lies not in what opinions are held, but in how they are held: instead of being held dogmatically, they are held tentatively, and with a consciousness that new evidence may at any moment lead to their abandonment.
  • Arnold J. Toynbee
    Arnold J. Toynbee
    British historian and author 1889-1975
    Arnold J. Toynbee
    - +
     0
    The extinction of race consciousness as between Muslims is one of the outstanding achievements of Islam, and in the contemporary world there is, as it happens, a crying need for the propagation of this Islamic virtue.
  • Boris Sidis
    Boris Sidis
    Ukrainian-American psychologist, psychiatrist, and philosopher 1867-1923
    Boris Sidis
    - +
     0
    The fact that psychology postulates an external material world and studies it in so far as it comes to be reflected in consciousness, points to another postulate which psychology must assume in addition, namely, the existence of an inner world consciousness.
    Source: The Foundations of Normal and Abnormal Psychology (1914)
  • Norman Mailer
    Norman Mailer
    American writer 1923-
    Norman Mailer
    - +
     0
    The final purpose of art is to intensify, even, if necessary, to exacerbate, the moral consciousness of people.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
    - +
     0
    The great events of life often leave one unmoved; they pass out of consciousness, and, when one thinks of them, become unreal. Even the scarlet flowers of passion seem to grow in the same meadow as the poppies of oblivion.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
    Carl Jung
    - +
     0
    The growth of the mind is the widening of the range of consciousness, and... each step forward has been a most painful and laborious achievement.
    Source: Contributions to Analytical Psychology (1928)
  • Leon Trotsky
    Leon Trotsky
    Russian revolutionary and writer 1879-1940
    Leon Trotsky
    - +
     0
    The historic ascent of humanity, taken as a whole, may be summarized as a succession of victories of consciousness over blind forces - in nature, in society, in man himself.
  • Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Russian revolutionary leader 1870-1924
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    - +
     0
    The history of all countries shows that the working class exclusively by its own effort is able to develop only trade-union consciousness.
  • Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    German philosopher 1770-1831
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    - +
     0
    The history of the world is none other than the progress of the consciousness of freedom.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
    David Herbert Lawrence
    - +
     0
    The human consciousness is really homogeneous. There is no complete forgetting, even in death.
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
    Bell Hooks
    - +
     0
    The institutionalization of Black Studies, Feminist Studies, all of these things, led to a sense that the struggle was over for a lot of people and that one did not have to continue the personal consciousness-raising and changing of one's viewpoint.
  • Josiah Royce
    Josiah Royce
    - +
     0
    The justification of consciousness is the having of it.
All consciousness famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 137 found (page 7)