Quotes by consciousness

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  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    The world itself is pregnant with failure, is the perfect manifestation of imperfection, of the consciousness of failure.
  • Carl Gustav Jung
    Carl Gustav Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
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    There is no coming to consciousness without pain.
  • Peter Ackroyd
    Peter Ackroyd
    English biographer, novelist and critic 1949-
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    There is no humiliation worse than the consciousness of a wasted life. It stains the spirit, forestalls hope, and destroys any motive for action or change.
  • Orison Swett Marden
    Orison Swett Marden
    American inspirational author 1848-1924
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    There is no stimulus like that which comes from the consciousness of knowing that others believe in us.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    Those who consciousness is unified abandon all attachment to the results of action and attain supreme peace. But those whose desires are fragmented, who are selfishly attached to the results of their work, are bound in everything they do.
  • Bruce Lipton
    Bruce Lipton
    American developmental biologist 1944-
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    Through consciousness, our minds have the power to change our planet and ourselves. It is time we heed the wisdom of the ancient indigenous people and channel our consciousness and spirit to tend the garden and not destroy it.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    Unfortunately, there can be no doubt that man is, on the whole, less good than he imagines himself or wants to be. Everyone carries a shadow, and the less it is embodied in the individual's conscious life, the blacker and darker it is. If an inferiority is conscious, one always has a chance to correct it. Furthermore, it is constantly in contact with other interests, so that it is continually subjected to modifications. But if it is repressed and isolated from consciousness, it never gets co
  • Bernard Malamud
    Bernard Malamud
    American novelist 1914-1986
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    Usually when he forgot words he would wait for them to seep back into consciousness like fish drawn up to the hungry surface of a stream. He would remember the initial letter of the forgotten word or sense sounds in it; soon the word reappeared in an illumination.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    We are so captivated by and entangled in our subjective consciousness that we have forgotten the age-old fact that God speaks chiefly through dreams and visions.
    Source: The Symbolic Life (1953)
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    We are the local embodiment of a Cosmos grown to self-awareness. We have begun to contemplate our origins: starstuff pondering the stars; organized assemblages of ten billion billion billion atoms considering the evolution of atoms; tracing the long journey by which, here at least, consciousness arose. Our loyalties are to the species and the planet. We speak for Earth. Our obligation to survive is owed not just to ourselves but also to that Cosmos, ancient and vast, from which we spring.
  • Abraham J. Heschel
    Abraham J. Heschel
    Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
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    We do not step out of the world when we pray; we merely see the world in a different setting. The self is not the hub but the spoke of the revolving wheel. It is precisely the function of prayer to shift the center of living from self-consciousness to self-surrender.
  • David Malouf
    David Malouf
    Australian writer 1934-
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    What else should our lives be but a continual series of beginnings, of painful settings out into the unknown, pushing off from the edges of consciousness into the mystery of what we have not yet become.
    Source: An Imaginary Life
  • Eric Butterworth
    Eric Butterworth
    American minister, author, and radio personality 1916-2003
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    Where you are in consciousness has everything to do with what you see in experience.
  • Barbara Smith
    Barbara Smith
    American lesbian feminist and socialist 1946-
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    You can only paint through your experience and sub-consciousness.
  • Vauvenargues
    Vauvenargues
    French philosopher 1715-1747
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    You must rouse into people's consciousness their own prudence and strength, if you want to raise their character.
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