Conscious Quotes

Until you make the unconscious c...

Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate / Carl Jung
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โ€œGenius is madness, for those who don't see it. Art is di...

โ€œGenius is madness, for those who don't see it. Art is divine and vice versa. Especially for artists which express what comes from inside, turning the unconscious to conscious.โ€
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"Create with intu...

"Create with intuition, not conscious intent." โ€” Yoko Ono
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One forgets the self, Zen teachers say, by becoming one with the task at hand. At such moments, r...

One forgets the self, Zen teachers say, by becoming one with the task at hand. At such moments, released from the burdens of self-hood, one glimpses, however briefly, a state of spiritual wholeness that underlies and supports oneโ€™s everyday consciousness. โ€”Andrew Cooper, The Transcendent Imperative
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"Art reaches its greatest peak when devoid of self-conscio...

"Art reaches its greatest peak when devoid of self-consciousness. Freedom discovers man the moment he loses concern over what impression he is making or about to make". - Bruce Lee
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โ€œUntil the unconscious becomes co...

โ€œUntil the unconscious becomes conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.โ€ โ€” Carl Jung
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โ€œYou develop an instant global consciousness, a people orientation, an intense di...

โ€œYou develop an instant global consciousness, a people orientation, an intense dissatisfaction with the state of the world, and a compulsion to do something about it. From out there on the Moon, international politics look so petty." โ€• Edgar Mitchell
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"Until you make the unconcious con...

"Until you make the unconcious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate." - Carl G. Jung
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"Until they become conscious they will never rebel...

"Until they become conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious." -Winston Smith (1984 by George Orwell)
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โ€œAs we grow in our consciousness, there will be more compassion and more ...

โ€œAs we grow in our consciousness, there will be more compassion and more love, and then the barriers between people, between religions, between nations will begin to fall. Yes, we have to beat down the separateness.โ€ โ€”Ram Dass
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"If the thrown stone had consc...

"If the thrown stone had consciousness, it would say:ยป I fly because I want to.ยซ - Blaise Pascal
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โ€œOne does not become enlightened by imagining figures of lig...

โ€œOne does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious. The later procedure, however, is disagreeable and therefore not popular.โ€ -Carl Jung
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"A creator is not in advance of his generation but h...

"A creator is not in advance of his generation but he is the first of his contemporaries to be conscious of what is happening to his generation." - Gertrude Stein
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"I used to wake up at 4 A.M. and start sneezing, sometimes for five ho...

"I used to wake up at 4 A.M. and start sneezing, sometimes for five hours. I tried to find out what sort of allergy I had but finally came to the conclusion that it must be an allergy to consciousness." โ€” James Thurber
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Paradoxical views that are not...

Paradoxical views that are not made conscious will be played out in the world as fate. - C.G. Jung
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"The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the ...

"The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society." - Edward Bernays
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"We are unable, at certain times, to bring into consciousness with suf...

"We are unable, at certain times, to bring into consciousness with sufficient force the memory of the suffering and humiliation of even a week or a month ago. We are without defense against the first drink." - Bill W
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โ€œWithout consciousness, we wouldn't exist, and if we did exist,...

โ€œWithout consciousness, we wouldn't exist, and if we did exist, we wouldn't know it. It's awareness, it's existence, it's I am-ness. Consciousness is very different from informationโ€ โ€” David Lynch
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"Consciously we teach what...

"Consciously we teach what we know; unconsciously we teach who we are." --Don Hamachek
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โ€œTrue philosophy must start from the most immediate and com...

โ€œTrue philosophy must start from the most immediate and comprehensive fact of consciousness: I am life that wants to live, in the midst of life that wants to live.โ€ -Albert Schweitzer
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โ€œUntil they are conscious they will never rebel...

โ€œUntil they are conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious.โ€ - George Orwell in his book โ€œ1984โ€
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Conscious breat...

Conscious breathing is my anchor. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œIt would be the most peaceful to love in silence, ...

โ€œIt would be the most peaceful to love in silence, but there are consciousness and personality, so we have to speak. And then love becomes hell.โ€ - Albert Camus
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"When people pass away, we hurt, and we miss them. It's co...

"When people pass away, we hurt, and we miss them. It's consoling to know they're not feeling anything. They're void of any consciousness. They're at peace." - Izey Victoria Odiase
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"Happiness is not achieved by the consciou...

"Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities." โ€” Aldous Huxley
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โ€œIf the rest of your brain were conscious, ...

โ€œIf the rest of your brain were conscious, it would probably regard you as the pointy-haired boss from Dilbertโ€ โ€• Peter Watts, Blindsight
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"We live in a country where if you want to go bomb somebody, thereโ€™s remarkably little discuss...

"We live in a country where if you want to go bomb somebody, thereโ€™s remarkably little discussion about how much it might cost. But when you have a discussion about whether or not we can assist people who are suffering, then suddenly we become very cost-conscious." - Prof. Andrew Bacevich
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"There is no man, however wise, who has not at some period of his youth said thi...

"There is no man, however wise, who has not at some period of his youth said things, or lived in a way the consciousness of which is so unpleasant to him in later life that he would gladly, if he could, expunge it from his memory." --Marcel Proust
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โ€œYou are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can d...

โ€œYou are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can do is to bring back a new idea, because our world is endangered by the absence of good ideas. Our world is in crisis because of the absence of consciousness.โ€ - Terrence Mckenna
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"One look at human existence is proof enough that our species will not be released from the s...

"One look at human existence is proof enough that our species will not be released from the stranglehold of emotionalism that anchors it to hallucinations. That may be no way to live, but to opt for depression would be to opt out of existence as we consciously know it.โ€ Thomas Ligotti
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"We live in a country where if you want to go bomb somebody, thereโ€™s remarkably little discuss...

"We live in a country where if you want to go bomb somebody, thereโ€™s remarkably little discussion about how much it might cost. But when you have a discussion about whether or not we can assist people who are suffering, then suddenly we become very cost-conscious." - Prof. Andrew Bacevich
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โ€œToday a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration....

โ€œToday a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration. That we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively, thereโ€™s no such thing as death, life is only a dream & weโ€™re the imagination of ourselves. Hereโ€™s Tom with the weatherโ€ - Bill Hicks
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Consciousness will lead to success and bliss, ignorance will lead to ...

Consciousness will lead to success and bliss, ignorance will lead to failure and pain; consciousness is momentarily painful and ignorance is momentarily blissful, eventually either will accumulate to what it should.
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The mind is a deep and powerful river, of wh...

The mind is a deep and powerful river, of which our consciousness is but a boat from which we mostly just admire the scenery. ~ StreetLight
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"The key to success is to focus o...

"The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear." -Brian Tracy-
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Your primary purpose is to enable consciousness to ...

Your primary purpose is to enable consciousness to flow into what you do. The secondary purpose is whatever you want to achieve through the doing. Eckhart Tolle
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โ€œ...one of the aims of totalitarianism is not merely to make sure ...

โ€œ...one of the aims of totalitarianism is not merely to make sure that people will think the right thoughts, but actually to make them less conscious.โ€ George Orwell (โ€œPolitics vs. Literatureโ€) (Sept. 1946)
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The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There come...

The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness, call it intuition or what you will, and the solution comes to you, and you donโ€™t know how or why. Albert Einstein
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โ€œUntil you make the unconscious c...

โ€œUntil you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.โ€ -Carl Jung
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โ€œWith every increase in the degree of consciousness, and in pro...

โ€œWith every increase in the degree of consciousness, and in proportion to that increase, the intensity of despair increases: the more consciousness the more intense the despair.โ€ โ€”Sรธren Kierkegaard
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โ€œThis is the terror: to have emerged from nothing, to have a name...

โ€œThis is the terror: to have emerged from nothing, to have a name, consciousness of self, deep inner feelings, an excruciating inner yearning for life and self-expression and with all this yet to die.โ€œ
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โ€œUntil you make the unconscious c...

โ€œUntil you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.โ€ - Carl Jung
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We can only be said to be alive in ...

We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.~ Thornton Wilder
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I am putting myself to the fullest possible use...

I am putting myself to the fullest possible use, which is all I think that any conscious entity can ever hope to do. โ€”HAL 9000, 2001: A Space Odyssey
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"Success is to wake up each morning a...

"Success is to wake up each morning and consciously decide that today will be the best day of your life." - Ken Poirot
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Thinking is no more than a tiny aspe...

Thinking is no more than a tiny aspect of the totality of consciousness, the totality of who you are. Eckhart Tolle
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"A crowd is not the sum of the individuals who compose it. Rat...

"A crowd is not the sum of the individuals who compose it. Rather it is a species of animal, without language or real consciousness, born when they gather, dying when they depart." -Gene Wolfe
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One does not become enlightened by...

One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious. Carl Jung
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