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It is astonishing what an effort it seems to be for many people to put their brains definitely and systematically to work.

Author: Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931)

Profession: American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE

There is no expedient to which a man will not resort to avoid the real labor of thinking.

Author: Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931)

Profession: American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE

We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if mankind is to survive.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

Each thought is a nail that is driven In structures that cannot decay; And the mansion at last will be given To us as we build it each day.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Our virtues are dearer to us the more we have had to suffer for them. It is the same with our children. All profound affection entertains a sacrifice. Our thoughts are often worse than we are, just as they are often better.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Thinking in its lower grades, is comparable to paper money, and in its higher forms it is a kind of poetry.

Author: Havelock Ellis (1859-1939)

Profession: British Psychologist

Humans have the ability to shift perspective. We can experience the world through our senses. Or we can remove ourselves from our senses and experience the world even less directly. We can think about our life, rather than thinking in our life. We can think about what we think about our life, and we can think about what we think about that. We can shift perceptual positions many times over.

Author: John J. Emerick

Profession: American NLP Trainer

There is no thought in any mind, but it quickly tends to convert itself into power.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

What your heart thinks is great, is great. The soul's emphasis is always right.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

What is the hardest thing in the world? To think.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

We are ashamed of our thoughts and often see them brought forth by others.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Thought makes every thing fit for use.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The soul of God is poured into the world through the thoughts of men.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The revelation of Thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

A man's what he thinks about all day long

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist