197 Greatest Quotes About Thought
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
There is no swifter route to the corruption of thought than through the corruption of language.
But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason.
For we all of us, grave or light, get our thoughts entangled in metaphors, and act fatally on the strength of them.
Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.
This kid came up with Napster, and before that, none of us thought of content protection.
Why did I come here? I thought. Why is it always only a matter of choosing between something bad and something worse?
But why should you care what people will say? All you have to do is please yourself.
All action results from thought, so it is thoughts that matter.
I have taken taking my music to labels for years, and everyone just thought it was creepy. They thought the images with the music were weird and verging on psychotic.
Lana Del Rey
Once you 'got' Pop, you could never see a sign again the same way again. And once you thought Pop, you could never see America the same way again.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
Thought is the labor of the intellect, reverie is its pleasure.
Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, Thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought is great and swift and free.
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods.
The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.
As long as she thinks of a man, nobody objects to a woman thinking.
I thought, I need to be more cautious about my choices - it reflects on who I am.
Too often we... enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
John F. Kennedy
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
I never thought that I'd be a role model. Everyone kind of just made me a role model, and I hated that.
'What is the use of a book', thought Alice, 'without pictures or conversations?'.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity.
Any one reflecting upon the thought he has of the delight, which any present or absent thing is apt to produce in him, has the idea we call love.
Not in his speech, not in his thoughts, I see his greatness, only in his actions, in his life.
I always wanted to be an artist, whatever that was, like other chicks want to be stewardesses. I read. I painted. I thought.
We thought we were running away from the grownups, and now we are the grownups.
To achieve the impossible; it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
I thought, If people are going to write about what I'm wearing, then I would wear young British designers who need the publicity.
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.
Henry David Thoreau
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Books are funny little portable pieces of thought.
Language is the dress of thought; every time you talk your mind is on parade.
The most violent element in society is ignorance.
Every thought you produce, anything you say, any action you do, it bears your signature.
Thich Nhat Hanh
How frail the human heart must be - a mirrored pool of thought.
Her mind is an unquiet one, words and thoughts and impulses constantly crashing into each other.
The man who never alters his opinions is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.
I have Dalinian thought: the one thing the world will never have enough of is the outrageous.
We look before and after, And pine for what is not; Our sincerest laughter With some pain is fraught; Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
I've always thought of the T-shirt as the Alpha and Omega of the fashion alphabet.
This is one of the disadvantages of wine, it makes a man mistake words for thoughts.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Norman Vincent Peale