Quotes by external
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Adam Clayton Powell
American politician and pastor 1908-1972
Freedom is an internal achievement rather than an external adjustment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
American writer 1932-
Our Creator has given us five senses to help us survive threats from the external world, and a sixth sense, our healing system, to help us survive internal threats.
American historian and theorist 1910-1977
...the nineteenth century Age of Expansion... brought on an acceleration of the main focus of the activities of society... from the areas of internal controls to the areas of external controls....the increasing role of propaganda... helped create an impression of stability.Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
W. Clement Stone
American businessman and author 1902-
Bondage is... subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
Alan W. Watts
In Engeland geboren American philosopher, writer 1915-1973
But we try to pretend, you see, that the external world exists altogether independently of us.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
Far from being a material world, this is a psychic world, which allows us to make only indirect and hypothetical inferences about the real nature of matter. The psychic, alone has immediate reality, and this includes all forms of the psychic, even the 'unreal' ideas and thoughts which refer to nothing 'external'. We may call them 'imagination' or 'delusion,' but that does not detract in any way from their effectiveness...
J. G. Ballard
British author 1930-
Given that external reality is a fiction, the writer's role is almost superfluous. He does not need to invent the fiction because it is already there.
God is not external to anyone, but is present with all things, though they are ignorant that he is so.
American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.
English writer 1709-1784
He that would be superior to external influences must first become superior to his own passions.
Dr. Robert Anthony
Hope is the expectation that something outside of ourselves, something or someone external, is going to come to our rescue and we will live happily ever after.
English novelist, poet, essayist and biographer 1916-2000
However, no two people see the external world in exactly the same way. To every separate person a thing is what he thinks it is - in other words, not a thing, but a think.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
I believe that the first step in the setting of a real external world is the formation of the concept of bodily objects and of bodily objects of various kinds.
A. R. Ammons
American poet 1926-2001
I take the walk to be the externalization of an interior seeking so that the analogy is first of all between the external and the internal.Source: Set in motion: essays, interviews, and dialogues (1996)
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