Quotes by consciousness

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  • Vilayat Inayat Khan
    Vilayat Inayat Khan
    Teacher of meditation and of the traditions of Sufism 1916-2004
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    The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness.
  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
    American writer and columnist
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    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.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    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
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    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.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    The most complicated achievements of thought are possible without the assistance of consciousness.
  • Carlton Cuse
    Carlton Cuse
    American screenwriter, producer, and director 1959-
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    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.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    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
    Miguel de Unamuno
    Spanish Philosophical Writer 1864-1936
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    The only way to give finality to the world is to give it consciousness.
  • Joseph Brodsky
    Joseph Brodsky
    Russian-born American Poet, Critic 1940-
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    The real history of consciousness starts with one's first lie.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
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    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.
  • Eileen Caddy
    Eileen Caddy
    Scottisch spiritual teacher 1917-2006
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    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
    E. M. Cioran
    French philosopher 1911-
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    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.
  • Rudolf Virchow
    Rudolf Virchow
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    The task of science is to stake out the limits of the knowable, and to center consciousness within them.
  • Harold Macmillan
    Harold Macmillan
    British Conservative politician, prime minister 1894-1986
    Harold Macmillan
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    The wind of change is blowing through the continent. Whether we like it or not, this growth of national consciousness is a political fact.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    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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