Thinking Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Thinking

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Ya know, right now the most important thing in my life is to make sure you understand that, first of all I thank God I'm alive today, and I mean that. I spent too many years of my life thinking that the big party was the whole thing.
~By Stevie Ray Vaughan ~


My hand is the extension of the thinking process - the creative process.
~By Tadao Ando ~


To my way of thinking, an actor's course is set even before he's out of the cradle.
~By James Dean ~


Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.
~By Niels Bohr ~


Two thousand years ago there was One here on this earth who lived the grandest life that ever has been lived yet - a life that every thinking man, with deeper or shallower meaning, has agreed to call divine.
~By Frederick William Robertson ~


I want them to come away with discovering the music inside them. And not thinking about themselves as jazz musicians, but thinking about themselves as good human beings, striving to be a great person and maybe they'll become a great musician.
~By Charlie Haden ~


It really helps you to go through difficult situations by just thinking about it as being a big amount of work which you have to solve how to do. For example, I don't feel very inspired when I act, I just act. That's it.
~By Isabelle Huppert ~


You've got to keep your finger on the pulse of what your audience is thinking, and know what they'll accept from you.
~By Dwayne Johnson ~


I pray to God I get inside a girl's head one day and see what in the WORLD they are thinking.
~By A. J. McLean ~


That got me thinking. Bon Jovi kills in Jersey. Just kills. We did Atlantic City this past winter and man, you wouldn't believe the intensity in that crowd. Can I just talk for a minute about how amazingly hot Heather is?
~By Richie Sambora ~


But I certainly know a lot of people that existed at that level and are always kind of pining for more, always thinking that the next big break, the next opportunity, the big role are just around the corner of the next audition.
~By Thomas Haden Church ~


For me, a play is a form of writing which isn't complete until it is interpreted by actors. But it's still a form of writing. And so most of my time is spent thinking about how to write a sentence.
~By Wallace Shawn ~


That's the thing about suicide. Try as you might to remember how a person lived his life, you always end up thinking about how he ended it.
~By Anderson Cooper ~


If the track is tough and the hill is rough, THINKING you can just ain't enough!
~By Shel Silverstein ~


States are like people. They do not question the awful status quo until some dramatic event overturns the conventional and lax way of thinking.
~By Victor Davis Hanson ~


The original fairy tale was about the youngest sister going into a room in the castle and finding all the bodies of the wives that came before her - she is confronted with truth, thinking about how often we think we know people and we really don't.
~By Alice Hoffman ~


Again, one of the problems I have with television, as I mentioned before, is it's trivial in many ways, and I think that a lot of folks out there are looking for new metaphors and new ways of thinking about things.
~By J. Michael Straczynski ~


Golf is a thinking man's game. You can have all the shots in the bag, but if you don't know what to do with them, you've got troubles.
~By Chi Chi Rodriguez ~


I began thinking there should be an American phrase book, 'cause I've got an Italian phrase book, and an Arabic one... now a British one. I think it'd be pretty good to have an American phrase book.
~By Joe Strummer ~


Hollywood today is all about being consistent. All thinking in mainstream film business takes place in one box.
~By Dirk Benedict ~


I always wanted to play Joan of Arc. I've always wanted to do that. Now I'm thinking, 'Maybe there's a story in Joan of Arc's mother!' If I don't hurry up, her grandmother!
~By Ellen Burstyn ~


In 'thinking up' music I usually have some kind of a brass band with wings on it in back of my mind.
~By Charles Ives ~


Less than fifteen per cent of the people do any original thinking on any subject. The greatest torture in the world for most people is to think.
~By Luther Burbank ~


We don't focus as much in schools on educational knowledge which requires thinking and application, as we do on acquiring facts.
~By William Glasser ~


We'll sort of get over the marriage first and then maybe look at the kids. But obviously we want a family so we'll have to start thinking about that.
~By Prince William ~


What you have, what you are - your looks, your personality, your way of thinking - is unique. No one in the world is like you. So capitalize on it.
~By Jack Lord ~


Thinking no longer means anymore than checking at each moment whether one can indeed think.
~By Theodor Adorno ~


Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking.
~By Wallace Stevens ~


The conventional view serves to protect us from the painful job of thinking.
~By John Kenneth Galbraith ~


The worst gift that I ever gave a girl was a suitcase for Christmas. As in, 'I can't think of anything to give you, but here's a new suitcase.' Afterward, I was like, 'What were you thinking, idiot?'
~By Jensen Ackles ~


I'm in a constant process of thinking about things.
~By Richard Brautigan ~


But perhaps the rest of us could have separate classes in science appreciation, the wonder of science, scientific ways of thinking, and the history of scientific ideas, rather than laboratory experience.
~By Richard Dawkins ~


Lacey had this huge chip on his shoulder. He walked into the room thinking that the people didn't welcome him and didn't like him. He gave the impression that he didn't understand the Voice and New York, and he didn't want to.
~By Sydney Schanberg ~


Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


The sexy moments for me, I wasn't thinking of them as sexy. I was thinking of them as more specific to my character. So it was necessary for my character's development in the movie, so that's how I played it.
~By Michelle Trachtenberg ~


Every man goes through a period of thinking they're attracted to another guy.
~By Jake Gyllenhaal ~


The worst thing I could be thinking is how could I be a cool bass player.
~By Mike Gordon ~


When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.
~By Albert Einstein ~


The whole of science, and one is tempted to think the whole of the life of any thinking man, is trying to come to terms with the relationship between yourself and the natural world. Why are you here, and how do you fit in, and what's it all about.
~By David Attenborough ~


I was thinking that we all learn by experience, but some of us have to go to summer school.
~By Peter De Vries ~


People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people's minds, as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues.
~By Elizabeth Gaskell ~


A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
~By William James ~


When I am getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say.
~By Abraham Lincoln ~


With Fever, the film was so made for the screen, and there's so much surround sound that was done for the film - enormous detail paid to that. I wasn't thinking video, because I didn't know how it was going to turn out.
~By Alex Winter ~


I don't think we have very good records about what they were thinking except, as I pointed out earlier today, that they did invent our political system.
~By David R. Brower ~


I grew up thinking of snow as a luxury you visit.
~By John Landis ~


There's also a sense of freedom. I was so obsessed by this problem that I was thinking about if all the time - when I woke up in the morning, when I went to sleep at night, and that went on for eight years.
~By Andrew Wiles ~


I said to myself, I have things in my head that are not like what anyone has taught me - shapes and ideas so near to me - so natural to my way of being and thinking that it hasn't occurred to me to put them down.
~By Georgia O'Keeffe ~


Sloppy thinking gets worse over time.
~By Jenny Holzer ~


This planet seems to be in such sorry shape. And I can't ever think about the rest of the universe without coming back home and thinking what the implications for life here would be if we were to really have some definitive proof of extraterrestrial life.
~By Ann Druyan ~


What I think of as style - and I've gotten to this over years of really thinking about it - is that style is the unconscious choices I make.
~By John Corigliano ~


When I talk of the purpose of life, I am thinking not only of human life, but of all life on Earth and of the life which must exist upon other planets throughout the universe.
~By Clifford D. Simak ~


No problem can be solved until it is reduced to some simple form. The changing of a vague difficulty into a specific, concrete form is a very essential element in thinking.
~By J. P. Morgan ~


For him to have understood me would have meant reorganizing his thinking... giving up his intellectual ballast, and few people are willing to risk such a radical move.
~By Edward T. Hall ~


In the Arab world, there is no link between the cultural habits of peoples and the ways of thinking and creating of modern intellectuals. They are two separate worlds.
~By Tahar Ben Jelloun ~


I've been thinking a lot about next year, which will be the first time in 25 years that I don't have a child at home.
~By Jessica Lange ~


No one ever goes into battle thinking God is on the other side.
~By Terry Goodkind ~


Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.
~By Barry Switzer ~


Linear thinking typifies a highly developed industry. It starts to get these patterns built into it somehow. I'm not sure how that happens, but certainly you take a look at dinosaurs.
~By Michael Nesmith ~


People assume I'm out there having this great life, but money doesn't erase the pain. When you're young you barrel through life, making choices without thinking of repercussions. A few years down the line, you wake up in a certain place and wonder how the hell you got there.
~By Jennifer Lopez ~


This country is about, in my judgment, aggressive, open debate. There is an old saying: When everyone is thinking the same thing, no one is thinking very much.
~By Byron Dorgan ~


Mainly, I thought of Barney as a kid. You can always look into the faces of kids and see what they're thinking, if they're happy or sad. That's what I tried to do with Barney.
~By Don Knotts ~


Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking of them.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


All perceiving is also thinking, all reasoning is also intuition, all observation is also invention.
~By Rudolf Arnheim ~


I am only conscious of any satisfaction in Scientific Reading or thinking when it rounds off into a poetical generality and vagueness.
~By Wilfred Owen ~


If a man fights his way through his doubts to the conviction that Jesus Christ is Lord, he has attained to a certainty that the man who unthinkingly accepts things can never reach.
~By William Barclay ~


I firmly believe in marriage. It's a real important decision that takes a lot of dedication and time. If you're thinking about divorce. You shouldn't get married.
~By Seth Green ~


When you're 50 you start thinking about things you haven't thought about before. I used to think getting old was about vanity - but actually it's about losing people you love. Getting wrinkles is trivial.
~By Eugene O'Neill ~


Kids don't have ruts yet that adults have carved into their minds. They're born logical. Crooked thinking has to be taught.
~By James P. Hogan ~


We were worried about that actually. The cast was thinking that they'd lose their minds. But we didn't.
~By Erika Christensen ~


I have about concluded that wealth is a state of mind, and that anyone can acquire a wealthy state of mind by thinking rich thoughts.
~By Andrew Young ~


People aren't used to thinking of cultural forms spreading out across the full range of formal interactions - or what is called the "text" in literary terms.
~By Tony Conrad ~


We are fans because the game also appeals to our local pride, our pleasure in thinking of ourselves as, yes, Americans but nonetheless different from residents of other towns, other states, other regions.
~By John Thorn ~


Part of every misery is, so to speak, the misery's shadow or reflection: the fact that you don't merely suffer but have to keep on thinking about the fact that you suffer. I not only live each endless day in grief, but live each day thinking about living each day in grief.
~By C. S. Lewis ~


I truly believe that all power corrupts. Such is probably the thinking behind every political film ever made in Hollywood.
~By Elia Kazan ~


The money was good while it lasted. The best part was clearly that it changed my view of what's possible, as far as thinking how you can have an impact on a national level.
~By Andrew Shue ~


Man falls from the pursuit of the ideal of plan living and high thinking the moment he wants to multiply his daily wants. Man's happiness really lies in contentment.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


Four months is a lot of living with that little life in you-thinking about it, eating right for it, nurturing it and all of a sudden, it dies.
~By Christie Brinkley ~


The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


France can never accept that it is no longer a dominating power in the world of culture. This is true both of the French right and the French left. They keep thinking that Americans are primitive cowboys or farmers who do not understand anything.
~By Adam Michnik ~


There's less critical thinking going on in this country on a Main Street level - forget about the media - than ever before. We've never needed people to think more critically than now, and they've taken a big nap.
~By Alec Baldwin ~


Thoughts have power; thoughts are energy. And you can make your world or break it by your own thinking.
~By Susan Taylor ~


I was thinking of resigning since I did not want to be perceived as a man who did the president's bidding to save my job. I have had some time to think about it since. I think I did the right thing.
~By Robert Bork ~


Rapine, avarice, expense, This is idolatry; and these we adore; Plain living and high thinking are no more.
~By William Wordsworth ~


The fact that tradition hinders the individual savage from thinking logically by no means proves that he cannot think logically.
~By James M. Baldwin ~


It's a surer way to a woman's heart to be interested in what she's thinking than what she's wearing or not wearing.
~By Tina Louise ~


You must continue to gain expertise, but avoid thinking like an expert.
~By Denis Waitley ~


I don't sit around thinking that I'd like to have another husband; only another man would make me think that way.
~By Lauren Bacall ~


Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities.
~By Terry Josephson ~


Unless a capacity for thinking be accompanied by a capacity for action, a superior mind exists in torture.
~By Charles Horton Cooley ~


Democracy is the art of thinking independently together.
~By Alexander Meiklejohn ~


Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
~By Simone Weil ~


I felt that I had been influenced by being in the city enough and I wanted to go off by myself to see what was going on. I remember going out there and looking in the mirror and thinking I wasn't anything.
~By Roscoe Mitchell ~


When I first got started in the late '70s, early '80s, and first was thinking about the interactive world, I believed so fervently that it was the next big thing, I thought it would happen quickly.
~By Steve Case ~


Thinking clearly and effectively is the greatest asset of any human being.
~By Harry Lorayne ~


I think movies are good for getting into dream states or exploring weird alternate states of thinking.
~By Alex Winter ~


When we think of the state of the economy, we are not thinking in terms of money flow. We are thinking in terms of the effect on everyday lives of people.
~By Daw Aung San Suu Kyi ~


I went through all my twenties thinking that I wasn't good enough.
~By Delta Burke ~


I went backwards and forwards over it until I was 22. And then in the past few years I began to say to myself, OK, look, I'm not messing around. This is something I want to attack, instead of thinking, I'll just see what happens with it.
~By Christian Bale ~


So far as the economic condition of society and the general mode of living and thinking were concerned, I might claim to have lived in the time of the American Revolution.
~By Simon Newcomb ~

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