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Thoughts And Thinking Quotes

To think is to practice brain chemistry.

Author: Deepak Chopra

Profession: East-Indian- American M.D., New Age Author, Lecturer

If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

He that thinks he is the happiest man, really is so. But he that thinks he is the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

Learning without thought is labor lost. Thought without learning is perilous.

Author: Confucius

Profession: Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher

We in America have everything we need except the most important thing of all-time to think and the habit of thought.

Author: Norman Cousins (1915-1990)

Profession: American Editor, Humanitarian, Author

I roamed the countryside searching for answers to things I did not understand. Why thunder lasts longer than that which causes it, and why immediately on its creation the lightning becomes visible to the eye while thunder requires time to travel. How the various circles of water form around the spot which has been struck by a stone and why a bird sustains itself in the air. These questions and other strange phenomena engaged my thought throughout my life.

Author: Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1519)

Profession: Italian Inventor, Architect, Painter, Scientist, Sculptor

I think therefore I am.

Author: Rene Descartes (1596-1650)

Profession: French Philosopher, Scientist

Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.

Author: Rene Descartes (1596-1650)

Profession: French Philosopher, Scientist

The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think -- rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with the thoughts of other men.

Author: John Dewey (1859-1952)

Profession: American Philosopher, Educator

Man must get his thoughts, words and actions out of this vast moral jungle. We are not predators. We are, hopefully, more than instinctive killers and selfish brutes. Why take such a dim view of our potentialities and capabilities?

Author: H.Jay Dinsah

Profession:

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Far more numerous are those as such; who think to little and talk to much.

Author: John Dryden (1631-1700)

Profession: British Poet, Dramatist, Critic

The problem with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than their minds.

Author: Walter Duranty

Profession:

I think and that is all that I am.

Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer

There is a big difference between thinking: I'm in a relationship and something's wrong. Therefore something must be wrong with the relationship. and thinking I'm in a relationship and we've got problems. This is evidence that you are different than me.

Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer