Quotes by consciousness
Quotes 106 till 120 of 137.
Vilayat Inayat Khan
Teacher of meditation and of the traditions of Sufism 1916-2004
The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness.
American writer and columnist
The kinds of roles dogs fill can be hard to come by in human relationships. We touch the dog or the pet at whim. There is a lack of self-consciousness and a fluidity to it that is absent from most human relationships. If someone acted that way to you, you'd feel claustrophobic pretty quickly. It's a boundary violation.
American author and political activist 1941-
The media have just buried the last yuppie, a pathetic creature who had not heard the news that the great pendulum of public consciousness has just swung from Greed to Compassion and from Tex-Mex to meatballs.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
The mind can assert anything and pretend it has proved it. My beliefs I test on my body, on my intuitional consciousness, and when I get a response there, then I accept.
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
The most complicated achievements of thought are possible without the assistance of consciousness.
American screenwriter, producer, and director 1959-
The most difficult story that I've ever been involved in breaking on any of my shows was 'The Constant' episode of 'Lost,' which was when Desmond was consciousness-traveling.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
The neurochemistry of the brain is astonishingly busy, the circuitry of a machine more wonderful than any devised by humans. But there is no evidence that its functioning is due to anything more than the 1014 neural connections that build an elegant architecture of consciousness.Source: Cosmos (1980)
Miguel de Unamuno
Spanish Philosophical Writer 1864-1936
The only way to give finality to the world is to give it consciousness.
Russian-born American Poet, Critic 1940-
The real history of consciousness starts with one's first lie.
In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
The sea - this truth must be confessed - has no generosity. No display of manly qualities - courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulness - has ever been known to touch its irresponsible consciousness of power.
Scottisch spiritual teacher 1917-2006
The secret of making something work in your lives is, first of all, the deep desire to make it work: then the faith and belief that it can work: then to hold that clear definite vision in your consciousness and see it working out step by step, without one thought of doubt or disbelief.
E. M. Cioran
French philosopher 1911-
The source of our actions resides in an unconscious propensity to regard ourselves as the center, the cause, and the conclusion of time. Our reflexes and our pride transform into a planet the parcel of flesh and consciousness we are.
The task of science is to stake out the limits of the knowable, and to center consciousness within them.
British Conservative politician, prime minister 1894-1986
The wind of change is blowing through the continent. Whether we like it or not, this growth of national consciousness is a political fact.
American writer 1902-1983
The wisdom of others remains dull till it is writ over with our own blood. We are essentially apart from the world; it bursts into our consciousness only when it sinks its teeth and nails into us.
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