Aphorisms by theme: Thought

The authority of those who teach is very often a hindrance to those who wish to learn.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

This author aphorisms
By theme : Education Psychology Thought
If I always appear prepared, it is because before entering an undertaking, I have meditated long and have foreseen what might occur. It is not genius where reveals to me suddenly and secretly what I should do in circumstances unexpected by others; it is thought and preparation.

Napoleon I

This author aphorisms
By theme : Person Thought Wisdom
To live is to think.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

This author aphorisms
By theme : Life Thought
The greater intellect one has, the more originality one finds in men. Ordinary persons find no difference between men.

Blaise Pascal

This author aphorisms
By theme : Psychology Thought Wisdom
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.

Napoleon I

This author aphorisms
By theme : Behavior Politics Thought Wisdom
Nothing good ever comes of violence.

Martin Luther

This author aphorisms
By theme : Thought Wisdom
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

This author aphorisms
By theme : Person Thought
The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution.

Bertrand Russell

This author aphorisms
By theme : Science Thought
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.

Buddha

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Thought
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.

Joseph Addison

This author aphorisms
By theme : Thought Wisdom
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.

Henry Ford

This author aphorisms
By theme : Thought Work
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.

Bertrand Russell

This author aphorisms
By theme : Reason Religion Thought
The most important things to say are those which often I did not think necessary for me to say - because they were too obvious.

Andre Gide

This author aphorisms
By theme : Thought Wisdom
No, no, you`re not thinking; you`re just being logical.

Niels Bohr

This author aphorisms
By theme : Science Thought
Nothing worse could happen to one than to be completely understood.

Carl Gustav Jung

This author aphorisms
By theme : Psychology Thought
As for me, I know that I know nothing, but others know still less.

Socrates

This author aphorisms
By theme : Knowledge Philosophy Thought
One mustn`t ask apple trees for oranges, France for sun, women for love, life for happiness.

Gustave Flaubert

This author aphorisms
By theme : Life Thought
Thoughts, like fleas, jump from man to man, but they don`t bite everybody.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

This author aphorisms
By theme : Humor Thought Wit
It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.

Albert Camus

This author aphorisms
By theme : Happiness Money Psychology Thought
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This author aphorisms
By theme : Person Thought
Pages:   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14