Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Think Quotes

No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
 Rcading without reflecting is like eating without dlgesting.
{Edmund Burke}
 Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has struggled with in vain.
{Carl G. Jung}
Never be afraid to sit awhile and think.
{Lorraine Hansberry, A Raisin in the Sun}
No matter where you go or what you do, you live your entire life within the confines of your head.
{Terry Josephson}
Did you ever stop to think, and forget to start again?
{Winnie the Pooh}
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
{Soren Kierkegaard}
An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
{Henry L. Mencken}
Too often we...enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
{John F. Kennedy}
Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.
{Alan Alda}
I like to think of thoughts as living blossoms borne by the human tree.
{James Douglas}
The forceps of our minds are clumsy things and crush the truth a little in the course of taking hold of it.
{H.G. Wells}
Our minds are lazier than our bodies.
{Francois Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Maxims, 1678}
Invest a few moments in thinking It will pay good interest.
{Author Unknown}
Some people get lost in thought because it's such unfamiliar territory.
{G. Behn}
Thinking is like loving and dying. Each of us must do it for himself.
{Josiah Royce}
It is well for people who think, to change their minds occasionally in order to keep them clean.
{Luther Burbank}
We spend our days in deliberating, and we end them without coming to any resolve.
Our job is not to make up anybody's mind, but to open minds and to make the agony of the decision-making so intense you can escape only by thinking.
{Author Unknown}
Thinking in its lower grades is comparable to paper money, and in its higher forms it is a kind of poetry.
{Havelock Ellis, The Dance of Life, 1923}
The average man never really thinks from end to end of his life. The mental activity of such people is only a mouthing of cliches.
{H. L. Mencken, Prejudices, 1925}
Few people think no more than two or three times a year; I have made an international reputation for myself by thinking once a week.
{George Bernard Shaw}

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