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33 Greatest Quotes About Consciousness


Consciousness is only possible through change; change is only possible through movement. Aldous Huxley
Thinking is learning all over again how to see, directing one's consciousness, making of every image a privileged place. Albert Camus
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity. Voltaire
It's very likely that most mammals have consciousness, and probably birds, too. Richard Dawkins
Why may we not be in the universe, as our dogs and cats are in our drawingrooms and libraries? William James
We — mankind — stand at the center of an evolutionary crisis, with a new evolutionary device — our consciousness of the crisis — as our unique contribution. Margaret Mead
But the true feminist deals out of a lesbian consciousness whether or not she ever sleeps with women. Audre Lorde
Coffee makes us severe, and grave and philosophical. Jonathan Swift
I am life that wants to live, in the midst of life that wants to live. Albert Schweitzer
Creativity comes from spontaneous meetings, from random discussions. Steve Jobs
My experience is what I agree to attend to. William James
When you bring consciousness to anything, things begin to shift. Eve Ensler
Consciousness cannot be accounted for in physical terms. For consciousness is absolutely fundamental. It cannot be accounted for in terms of anything else. Erwin Schrodinger
May we always be possessed by the consciousness that we are not our own. Watchman Nee
What is needed is not a change of circumstance, but a change of consciousness. Neale Donald Walsch
A change of circumstance happens as a result of a change in your state of consciousness. Neville Goddard
Ego is the immediate dictate of human consciousness. Max Planck
[Courage] arises in a great measure from the consciousness of strength . . . Edward Gibbon
Behaviour arises from the level of one's consciousness. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Waking consciousness is dreaming – but dreaming constrained by external reality. Oliver Sacks
If you can't raise consciousness, at least raise hell. Rita Mae Brown
I Should Just Stop Tweeting, The Human Consciousness Must Raise Before I Speak My Juvenile Philosophy. Jaden Smith
What is life but being conscious? And good and evil are manifestations of consciousness. If you reject one, you're not getting the whole thing that's there to be had. Jerry Garcia
Consciousness is a singular for which there is no plural. Erwin Schrodinger
Faith is a never-ending pool of clarity, reaching far beyond the margins of consciousness. We all know more than we know we know. Thornton Wilder
Malcolm X raised my consciousness about myself and my people and other people more than any person I know. I knew him before he became Malcolm X. Lena Horne
Man moves in a world that is nothing more or less than his consciousness objectified.–Neville Goddard. Neville Goddard
Evolution of consciousness is the central motive of terrestrial existence. Sri Aurobindo
Even feigning surprise, pretending it was unexpected and saying a ritual thanks, is surely wiser than just expecting everything so carelessly. Barbara Kingsolver
Usually, when you go to a movie, your consciousness floats above the film. 3D sucks you in and makes it a visceral experience. James Cameron