We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
One ought to examine himself for a very long time before thinking of condemning others.
Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money; they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing.
When thinking about companions gone, we feel ourselves doubly alone.
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity, it should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.
I remember thinking during those times that I wanted to write in a way where there are no rules.
Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
Our moods do not believe in each other.?To-day I am full of thoughts, and can write what I please.? I see no reason why I should not have the same thought, the same power of expression, to-morrow.? What I write, whilst I write it, seems the most natural thing in the world; but yesterday I saw a dreary vacuity in this direction in which now I see so much; and a month hence, I doubt not, I shall wonder who he was that wrote so many continuous pages.? Alas for this infirm faith, this will not strenuous, this vast ebb of a vast flow!?I am God in nature; I am a weed by the wall.
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?
The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages.
As long as your going to be thinking anyway, think big.
The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.
You are not thinking. You are merely being logical.
We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It's a death trap.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.
The men of action are, after all, only the unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind that is not uneasy irritates and bores me.
I believe that religion, generally speaking, has been a curse to mankind - that its modest and greatly overestimated services on the ethical side have been more than overcome by the damage it has done to clear and honest thinking.
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot of yourselves, without revelation, admit the existence within you of anything but a power unknown to you of feeling and thinking.
To achieve some depth in your field requires a lot of sacrifices. Want to or not, you're thinking about what you're doing in life-in my case, dancing.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Great thoughts and a pure heart, that is what we should ask from God.