Thought Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Thought

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I don't need much more money, and I thought that when I retired that nobody would want to talk to me anymore. Then I did, and people still want to talk to me.
~By Johnny Ramone ~


The second I met Zac, I thought he was a really cool guy. It's hard not to have chemistry with someone who is so attractive.
~By Vanessa Hudgens ~


The range of what we think and do is limited by what we fail to notice. And because we fail to notice that we fail to notice, there is little we can do to change; until we notice how failing to notice shapes our thoughts and deeds.
~By R. D. Laing ~


We never thought the first movie would bomb.
~By Kevin McDonald ~


Being diabetic was not what I thought of as being normal, and I feared the stigma of having to take medicine and having people stick me with a needle.
~By Nell Carter ~


My first thought is always of light.
~By Galen Rowell ~


Every thoughtful and kind-hearted person must regard with interest any device or plan which promises to enable at least the more intelligent, enterprising, and determined part of those who are not capitalists to cease to labor for hire.
~By Leland Stanford ~


I never walked the streets of New York hoping to be a musical comedy star. For one thing, they would have thought I was too tall, because l was five feet eight and a half, and they were all little bitty things running around in the studio at that time.
~By Esther Williams ~


I hardly remember how I started to write poetry. It's hard to imagine what I thought poetry could do.
~By David Antin ~


But on second thought, after I decreed the state of emergency, I came to the conclusion that that was impossible to achieve without bloodshed because the street protesters were full of anger and nearly out of control. This is why I thought we needed to find another way out.
~By Eduard Shevardnadze ~


It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.
~By William Ellery Channing ~


The beginning of thought is in disagreement - not only with others but also with ourselves.
~By Eric Hoffer ~


I grew up in kind of the last generation of Canadians who thought things that were happening in Britain were more important, almost, than what was happening in Canada. And my mother was fervently of that opinion.
~By Robert MacNeil ~


In the past I have never thought about loneliness when working, and I don't think about it now. Yet there must be a reason for the fact that so many people talk about it.
~By Alberto Giacometti ~


I had never done anything with blue screen before, or prosthetics, or anything like that. Lord of the Rings was like stepping into a videogame for me. It was another world completely. But, to be honest, I basically did it so that I could have the ears. I thought they would really work with my bare head.Working with Martin Scorsese was an absolute minute-by-minute education without him ever being grandiose about it.
~By Cate Blanchett ~


This is slavery, not to speak one's thought.
~By Euripides ~


Well, I needed the work - that's the honest answer. I haven't worked for a while, a couple of years. So I thought it would be nice to get back to work and earn some money.
~By Gary Oldman ~


Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


Some people fall in love with their co-stars and feel things that they never thought they would feel for them because they are touching.
~By Catherine Deneuve ~


Positiveness is a good quality for preachers and speakers because, whoever shares his thoughts with the public will convince them as he himself appears convinced.
~By Jonathan Swift ~


A fat stomach never breeds fine thoughts.
~By St. Jerome ~


I have thought about the next steps, and you know, they still don't know that I can dance. They don't know it, and it's frustrating me because I feel that it's an edge that I have, and I'm not talking about I took this hip hop class, I'm talking about this is how people actually know me.
~By Naima Adedapo ~


The fingers of your thoughts are molding your face ceaselessly.
~By Charles Reznikoff ~


Science always has its origin in the adaptation of thought to some definite field of experience.
~By Ernst Mach ~


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.
~By Andy Warhol ~


We worked out a lot of bugs and figured out who was working and who wasn't and how this beast functions. It was a lot bigger than we actually thought, and now we have a well-run ship where it feels I can actually have time to imagine and not just stress out about everything.
~By Genevieve Gorder ~


When I got the phrase media whore thrown in my face last year, I thought, Oh my God, if you only knew.
~By Tracey Emin ~


All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
~By George Santayana ~


When you do not know how to focus your thoughts effectively, they can become scattered, miscellaneous, and fixated on "stuff"-negative notions, toxic relationships, and situations from the past.
~By Darren L. Johnson ~


If I thought that any of this was pre ordained, then it takes away any kind of incentive to struggle, or to put up with things, to reach for those impossible dreams, all those dramatic things.
~By Gary Numan ~


Chess is so inspiring that I do not believe a good player is capable of having an evil thought during the game.
~By Wilhelm Steinitz ~


Western society has many flaws, and it is good for an educated person to have thought some of these through, even at the expense of losing a lecture or two to tear gas.
~By Robert B. Laughlin ~


I've always thought with relationships, that it's more about what you bring to the table than what you're going to get from it. It's very nice if you sit down and the cake appears. But if you go to the table expecting cake, then it's not so good.
~By Anjelica Huston ~


During the time I was on The Hardy Boys, I was also watching other people's careers. I thought the next step was to be a movie star. I kept saying no to projects, and offers stopped coming in. I was no longer hot.
~By Parker Stevenson ~


Most of my thoughts, you couldn't print.
~By Jim Rogers ~


The studio thought I was crazy to perform all of my own fencing stunts, but I loved it.
~By Maureen O'Hara ~


We were building a - what I thought was a fantastic company. We had great people. We were changing - we were changing the way the marketplace operated. We were creating a market for natural gas and electricity that had never existed before.
~By Jeffrey Skilling ~


I'd always thought that if Python was going to go on at all, it'd be nice to get into storylines.
~By Terry Jones ~


I have very, very low expenditures, but still I manage to spend it all. I guess Hot Pockets are more expensive than I thought.
~By Robert Pattinson ~


Only after awhile. After it came out and people began to engage in discussions about the social reflections of the film that I realized it had an importance I hadn't thought of.
~By Rod Steiger ~


You don't know whether he's thought through how this is going to affect the Middle East.
~By Chris Matthews ~


An idea is a point of departure and no more. As soon as you elaborate it, it becomes transformed by thought.
~By Pablo Picasso ~


I would give no thought of what the world might say of me, if I could only transmit to posterity the reputation of an honest man.
~By Sam Houston ~


As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


My life was falling apart and then to come out and play and have my best ever - 40 wickets, 250 runs... But the only reason I could do that was because of the way I thought and I think I'm pretty strong mentally. I think I am anyway, pretty strong to get over whatever it is.
~By Shane Warne ~


I suspect people always thought I had a boyfriend, so nobody came after me.
~By Ziyi Zhang ~


It was very constraining, much more than I ever would have thought, to run for governor.
~By Christine Gregoire ~


Also by my earliest days, I was fascinated by a utopian vision of what the world could be like. I've thought that science could be the basis for a better world, and that's what I've been trying to do all these years.
~By George E. Brown, Jr. ~


I thought the '60s was the most exciting time and the most vital music, and we were really together as one mind then. Then afterwards, the songs and the bad drugs, that took its toll.
~By Mickey Hart ~


But it must not be thought that I say this out of personal experience: for in the many years that I have been before the public my secret methods have been steadily shielded by the strict integrity of my assistants, most of whom have been with me for years.
~By Harry Houdini ~


I know deaf people. I have discussed the issues with them I've also thought about them a lot so I have some insights that go a little further than people who haven't had contact with the deaf community.
~By Richard Masur ~


And my dad wanted me to play the trumpet because that's what he liked. His idol was Louis Armstrong. My dad thought my teeth came together in a way that was perfect for playing the trumpet.
~By Jackson Browne ~


Most people of action are inclined to fatalism and most of thought believe in providence.
~By David Viscott ~


When the first fossils began to be found in eastern Africa, in the late 1950s, I thought, what a wonderful marriage this was, biology and anthropology. I was around 16 years old when I made this particular choice of academic pursuit.
~By Donald Johanson ~


I don't think anyone's ever thought I was a drug dealer.
~By Jason Mewes ~


He that has light within his own clear breast May sit in the centre, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts Benighted walks under the mid-day sun; Himself his own dungeon.
~By John Milton ~


Endeavour to be faithful, and if there is any beauty in your thought, your style will be beautiful; if there is any real emotion to express, the expression will be moving.
~By George Henry Lewes ~


Hitherto I have courted Truth with a kind of Romantick Passion, in spite of all Difficulties and Discouragements: for knowledge is thought so unnecessary an Accomplishment for a Woman, that few will give themselves the Trouble to assist us in the Attainment of it.
~By Mary Astell ~


Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.
~By Percy Bysshe Shelley ~


If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.
~By Peace Pilgrim ~


I'm an actor who they said was wrinkled and balding and everything else when I was in my early 30's. Most of the people who wrote that who thought they were younger than me are now bald and wrinkled.
~By Jack Nicholson ~


We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits - and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just submit. Any re-awakening of thought is then painful.
~By Simone Weil ~


So in my sophomore year, I took a senior anatomy class. I thought anatomy - being the thing that I should be most interested in - and if I could hack, as we called it, a senior class, I would continue. I didn't hack the senior class.
~By James Earl Jones ~


The president's poking fun at himself over what goes down. I thought it was a good-natured performance. It made him look good. But he certainly doesn't disguise the record on weapons of mass destruction. And you feel like saying to people, Just get over it.
~By Brit Hume ~


Words are the small change of thought.
~By Jules Renard ~


Sometimes you're not even sure which of your stories were failures. There are things I've written that I thought were complete catastrophes when I finished with them that have gone on to generate some of my most positive feedback.
~By Len Wein ~


Actually, I never liked Dylan's kind of music before; I always thought he sounded just like Yogi Bear.
~By Mick Ronson ~


I never really had a chance to know the players individually... I thought when they were on the floor, they worked hard. But I never really got to know them.
~By Lenny Wilkens ~


When I used to live in the Brewster Projects, I always thought it would be fantastic to have a phone. I would dream about a phone.
~By Florence Ballard ~


I did the first study because I had been exposed to something that I took to be important and interesting - this thought reform process - in the military.
~By Robert Jay Lifton ~


Terrible and sublime thought, that every moment is supreme for some man and woman, every hour the apotheosis of some passion!
~By William McFee ~


Faith may be encouraged by what has happened in the past, or what is thought to have happened in the past, but the only proof of it is in the future.
~By Sydney Carter ~


The movies that are made more thoughtfully or made or with more ambition often get just get drowned out by the noise.
~By Roger Ebert ~


I've just built a studio in my mama's old bedroom, which I thought was fitting; she died last year. We've recorded nine songs recorded in there already; we're sort of just chipping away.
~By Stephen Stills ~


So, while I gave up the notions of publishing at that time, I never stopped editing and refining that book. A few years later, in 1987, I thought I had it ready to go out again.
~By R. A. Salvatore ~


The first actor I ever saw was The Lone Ranger. I thought, That's what I want to do.
~By Michael Caine ~


The thought came to me that all one loves in art becomes beautiful. Beauty is nothing but the expression of the fact that something is being loved. Only thus could she be defined.
~By Robert Musil ~


It is possible to resolve childhood repression safely and without confusion - something that has always been disputed by the most respected schools of thought.
~By Alice Miller ~


A personal offense is like a scratch on a phonograph record. I couldn't move my thoughts beyond my pain. It kept repeating, as if I were stuck within its grooves. There was only one way to play beyond it. I had to forgive them, so my heart could take its form again.
~By Laurel Lee ~


When we went to cover it I thought we would change it to a song of loving and longing instead of the sex machine song Kylie turned it into. I've met Kylie and told her we were covering her song and she was pleased.
~By Wayne Coyne ~


Eventually I lost the idea that I could have a career. I thought I was too old.
~By Dixie Carter ~


I've thought about doing it as soon as it is possible with this new CD getting some wings and getting out there. I don't know how soon that will be.
~By Al Jarreau ~


Our thoughts fly therefore by themselves in this festive hour of our plant community, to the man whom we thank for the ressurection of our Nation: Adolf Hitler, the patron of German labour and German art.
~By Gustav Krupp ~


Twyla Tharp put it together from the material I wrote and recorded over my whole career. I thought it was pretty good, but how objective could I be?
~By Billy Joel ~


Words are made for a certain exactness of thought, as tears are for a certain degree of pain. What is least distinct cannot be named; what is clearest is unutterable.
~By Rene Daumal ~


People who don't see their nature and imagine they can practice thoughtlessness all the time are lairs and fools.
~By Bodhidharma ~


My sister and I said, Dad, are you doing to do anything about that? And he mentioned treatments other people sent him that he'd been working on. So we thought it would be kind of cool to give these guys a real script.
~By Rae Dawn Chong ~


You should tell yourself frequently 'I will only react to constructive suggestions.' This gives you positive ammunition against your own negative thoughts and those of others.
~By Jane Roberts ~


So when I got to 50 I just thought, Hold on: I'm thin. I've got my hair. I'm well off. I survived, you know.
~By Bob Geldof ~


The thought you have now shapes your experience of the next moment. Practice shaping the moment.
~By Tom Barrett ~


We will not have peace by afterthought.
~By Norman Cousins ~


Age puzzles me. I thought it was a quiet time. My seventies were interesting and fairly serene, but my eighties are passionate. I grow more intense as I age.
~By Florida Scott-Maxwell ~


Any Reform Bill which is worth a moment's thought, or the smallest effort to carry it, must at least double, and it ought to do much more than double, the representation of the metropolitan boroughs and of all the great cities of the United Kingdom.
~By John Bright ~


Heresy is another word for freedom of thought.
~By Graham Greene ~


I always watched the show thinking, 'Wouldn't it be great to be a member?', but I never thought it would happen.
~By Dannii Minogue ~


People today sometimes get uncomfortable with empirical claims that seem to clash with their political assumptions, often because they haven't given much thought to the connections.
~By Steven Pinker ~


It may almost be a question whether such wisdom as many of us have in our mature years has not come from the dying out of the power of temptation, rather than as the results of thought and resolution.
~By Anthony Trollope ~


I also find it interesting that a lot of people in their 30s are not married and don't have kids. There are a lot of people in this age bracket that are out there dating and trying to find love. And I never thought that at my age I would be.
~By John Stamos ~


I like kind of varied songs, not just the same song all the time. And I thought things like "Too Sentimental" is a different thing for us, but it works and we love the way they all came out. There's definitely varied songs on there.
~By Graham Russell ~


The hardest that I've laughed at a movie was probably Team America. I laughed 'til I thought I was just gonna throw up. I almost had to turn it off.
~By Ron White ~

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