Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental counduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.
Speech is conveniently located midway between thought and action, where it often substitutes for both.
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts.
History is the only laboratory we have in which to test the consequences of thought.
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in the government to the utmost.
Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, the chief glory of man.
This is one of the disadvantages of wine: it makes a man mistake words for thought.
Innovation is not the product of logical thought, although the result is tied to logical structure.
Culture is the sum of all the forms of art, of love, and of thought, which, in the coarse or centuries, have enabled man to be less enslaved
I have often thought that if photography were difficult in the true sense of the term -- meaning that the creation of a simple photograph would entail as much time and effort as the production of a good watercolor or etching -- there would be a vast improvement in total output. The sheer ease with which we can produce a superficial image often leads to creative disaster.
Every thought which genius and piety throw into the world alters the world.
Terrorism takes us back to ages we thought were long gone if we allow it a free hand to corrupt democratic societies and destroy the basic rules of international life.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
True charity is the desire to be useful to others with no thought of recompense.
The power of Thought, the magic of the Mind!
The planet's survival has become so uncertain that any effort, any thought that presupposes an assured future amounts to a mad gamble.
Science always has its origin in the adaptation of thought to some definite field of experience.
Logic is the anatomy of thought.
Intuition is the supra-logic that cuts out all the routine processes of thought and leaps straight from the problem to the answer.
When delusions are absent, the mind is the land of buddhas. When delusions are present, the mind is hell. Mortals create delusions. And by using the mind to give birth to mind they always find themselves in hell. Bodhisattvas see through delusions. And by not using the mind to give birth to mind they always find themselves in the land of buddhas. If you don't use your mind to create mind, every state of mind is empty and every thought is still. You go from one buddha-land to another. If you use your mind to create mind, every state of mind is disturbed and every thought is in motion. You go from one hell to the next.
He loved Kentucky, ... He thought this was the prettiest country in the world.
All that we are is the result of what we have thought.
To those children of the officers who are eradicated, your parent was not the individual you thought they were. As you get older,you will see the evidence that your parent was a tyrant who loss their ethos and instead followed the path of moral corruptness