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Picture quote by German proverbs about fear

Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is. ⏤ German proverbs

Picture quote by Rumi about perception

If you eyes are opened, you'll see the things worth seeing. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Leonardo da Vinci about knowledge

All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions. ⏤ Leonardo da Vinci

Picture quote by Bob Marley about feelings

Some people feel the rain. Other just get wet. ⏤ Bob Marley

Picture quote by Bill Nye about perception

When you are dead, you don't even know that you are dead. It's only pain for others. Same thing when you are stupid. ⏤ Bill Nye

Picture quote by Sayings about experience

How deep is the mud? Depends on who you ask. We all go through the same stuff differently. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Herman Siu about people

It is better to walk alone, than with a crowd going in the wrong direction. ⏤ Herman Siu

Picture quote by Sayings about thinking

Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Mark Twain about travel

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. ⏤ Mark Twain

Picture quote by Virginia Satir about perception

We must not allow others' limited perceptions to define us. ⏤ Virginia Satir

Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about discovery

People are best convinced by things they themselves discover. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin

Picture quote by Sayings about life

Life is like a roller coaster. It has it's ups and downs. But it's your choice to scream or enjoy the ride. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about perception

It is better to have a heart without words, than words without a heart. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote by Marcus Aurelius about perception

Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth. ⏤ Marcus Aurelius

Picture quote by Abraham Lincoln about perception

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. ⏤ Abraham Lincoln

Picture quote by George Santayana about intelligence

Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are. ⏤ George Santayana

Picture quote by G.K. Chesterton about travel

The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see. ⏤ G.K. Chesterton

Picture quote by Veda Upanishads about fear

Who sees all being in his own self and his own self in all beings, loses all fear. ⏤ Veda Upanishads

Picture quote by Plato about appearance

Thing are not always what they seem; the first appearance deceives many; the intelligence of a few perceives what has been carefully hidden. ⏤ Plato

Picture quote by Peter Drucker about viewpoint

No one has ever failed to find the facts they are looking for. ⏤ Peter Drucker

Picture quote by Unknown about perception

I stopped explaining myself when I realized people only understand from their level of perception. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Joss Whedon about believe

If you're someone who genuinely believes that women don't deserve or aren't as much as men, you're like the plague. On the big history chart, you're the plague... It's just pointless and deadly. ⏤ Joss Whedon

Picture quote by Marianne Williamson about love

A miracle is a shift in perception from fear to love. ⏤ Marianne Williamson

Picture quote by Darren Rowse about perception

Many bloggers fail to realise that what they know and consider 'basic' is actually 'advanced' to many of their readers. ⏤ Darren Rowse

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If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

The world is a tradgedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think.

Horace Walpole, author

You must have a positive self perception in order to transcend anything.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

To come to your senses you have to go out of your mind.

Alan Watts, philosopher

After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.

Nelson Mandela, statesman

One's destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.

Henry Miller, author

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.

Harper Lee, novelist

Since light travels faster than sound, people appear bright until you hear them speak.


We don't see things as they are. We see them as we are.

Anais Nin, author

See simplicity in the complicated.Achieve greatness in little things.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

To be happy is to be able to become aware of oneself without fright.

Walter Benjamin, critic

Perception is reality.

Lee Atwater, politician

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a persistent one.

Albert Einstein, physicist

It is much more secure to be feared than to be loved.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.

Charles Dickens, writer

Some people see the cup as half empty. Some people see the cup as half full. I see the cup as too large.

George Carlin, comedian

In the animal kingdom, the rule is, eat or be eaten; in the human kingdom, define or be defined.

Thomas Szasz, psychologist

If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.

Angelina Jolie, actress

Most of the mistakes in thinking are inadequacies of perception rather than mistakes of logic.

Edward De Bono, psychologist

The clear-sighted do not rule the world, but they sustain and console it.

Agnes Repplier, writer

It's all in the mind.

George Harrison, musician

Everything is complicated; if that were not so, life and poetry and everything else would be a bore.

Wallace Stevens, poet

They consider me to have sharp and penetrating vision because I see them through the mesh of a sieve.

Kahlil Gibran, artist

It is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception and compassion and hope.

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer

Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.

Adam Smith, economist

Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.

Henry Miller, author

In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.

Desiderius Erasmus, philosopher

Photography, as a powerful medium of expression and communications, offers an infinite variety of perception, interpretation and execution.

Ansel Adams, photographer

The dung beetle, seeing its child on the wall, thinks it sees a pearl on a thread.

Arabic Proverbs,

Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

The perplexity of life arises from there being too many interesting things in it for us to be interested properly in any of them.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

I definitely don't look my age. So I actively look for roles that will help people change their perception of me.

Elijah Wood, actor

Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.

Amos Bronson Alcott, educator

Simple people... are very quick to see the live facts which are going on about them.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

The eye of a human being is a microscope, which makes the world seem bigger than it really is.

Kahlil Gibran, artist

An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it is also more nourishing.

H. L. Mencken, writer

All seems infected that the infected spy,As all looks yellow to the jaundiced eye.

Alexander Pope, poet

The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.

George Sand, novelist

Man is an over-complicated organism. If he is doomed to extinction he will die out for want of simplicity.

Ezra Pound, poet

I see mysteries and complications wherever I look, and I have never met a steadily logical person.

Martha Gellhorn, journalist

However, no two people see the external world in exactly the same way. To every separate person a thing is what he thinks it is --in other words, not a thing, but a think.

Penelope Fitzgerald, poet

The task is...not so much to see what no one has yet seen; but to think what nobody has yet thought, about that which everybody sees.

Erwin Schrödinger,

Being born in a duck yard does not matter, if only you are hatched from a swan's egg.

Hans Christian Andersen, author

No man ever looks at the world with pristine eyes. He sees it edited by a definite set of customs and institutions and ways of thinking.

Ruth Benedict, scientist

There is no truth. There is only perception.

Gustave Flaubert, novelist

The essential attribute of a new sense is, not the perception of external objects or influences which ordinarily do not act upon the senses, but that external causes should excite in it a new and peculiar kind of sensation different from all the sensations of our five senses.

Johannes P. Muller, scientist

We think too small. Like the frog at the bottom of the well. He thinks the sky is only as big as the top of the well. If he surfaced, he would have an entirely different view.

Mao Tse Tung,

Only in quiet waters things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.

Hans Margolius,

He gives us the very quintessence of perception,

James Russell Lowell, poet

So, my argument is that as we become more and more scientifically literate, it

Douglas Adams, author

My perception is that I've never done anything but work really hard.

Val Kilmer, actor

To perceive means to immobilize... we seize, in the act of perception, something which outruns perception itself.

Henri Bergson, philosopher

You are only as wise as others perceive you to be.

M. Shawn Cole,

Anybody who's ever gone through a hard time - any outsider's perception, no matter how much information they're given, they have no idea what the person's life is like.

Amy Grant, musician

To see, to hear, means nothing. To recognize (or not to recognize) means everything. Between what I do recognize and what I do not recognize there stands myself. And what I do not recognize I shall continue not to recognize.

Andre Breton, poet

The perception of beauty is a moral test.

Henry David Thoreau, author

We must always tell what we see. Above all, and this is more difficult, we must always see what we see.

Charles Peguy, philosopher

Why then should witless man so much misweene That nothing is but that which he hath seene?

Edmund Spenser, poet

When a person can no longer laugh at himself, it is time for others to laugh at him..

Thomas Stephen Szasz,

A gloss is a total system of perception and language.

Talcott Parsons,

The thing of which the act of perception is the perception is experienced as something not mental.

Samuel Alexander, philosopher

The advanced levels which the democratic world has attained at the end of lengthy processes may have created the perception in the region that democracy is a distant concept; this perception can be addressed.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, president

We're heading towards a perception tipping point where it's going to soon become a foregone conclusion that not only has Newark turned a corner, but it's way down the right road.

Cory Booker, senator

The perception of the audience is the interesting part. If the audience doesn't hear what is going on, is it going on or not?

Robert Fripp,

If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.

William Blake, poet

The Paralympic Games is about transforming our perception of the world.

Stephen Hawking, scientist

Take a sound from whatever source, a note on a violin, a scream, a moan, a creaking door, and there is always this symmetry between the sound basis, which is complex and has numerous characteristics which emerge through a process of comparison within our perception.

Pierre Schaeffer, composer

The perceptive act is a reaction of the mind upon the object of which it is the perception.

Samuel Alexander, philosopher

I think perception is important.

Jeff Gordon, athlete

The lives we live are a bit of a straight-hair vs. curly-hair thing. We often want what we don't have. In reality, it's not about better or worse; it's just perception.

Simon Sinek, author

I think daughters can change the perception of their fathers.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, judge

Sensorial perception, for example, certainly occurs with greater or less accuracy according to the degree of interest; it is constantly given other directions by the change of external stimuli and by ideas.

Hermann Ebbinghaus, psychologist

Old Newtonian physics claimed that things have an objective reality separate from our perception of them. Quantum physics, and particularly Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle, reveal that, as our perception of an object changes, the object itself literally changes.

Marianne Williamson, author

I play into the perception of me, but it's not really me.

Kim Kardashian, celebrity

A famous person to themselves, they don't get up in the morning and think, I'm famous. I'm not famous to me. Famous is a perception.

Van Morrison, musician

In the perception of a tree we can distinguish the act of experiencing, or perceiving, from the thing experienced, or perceived.

Samuel Alexander, philosopher

I think the perception of peace is what distracts most people from really having it.

Joyce Meyer, author

The difference between average people and achieving people is their perception of and response to failure.

John C. Maxwell, clergyman

Physiology is concerned with all those phenomena of life that present them selves to us in sense perception as bodily processes, and accordingly form part of that total environment which we name the external world.

Wilhelm Wundt, psychologist

How sweet is the perception of a new natural fact!

Henry David Thoreau, author

If the word gets out, if the perception exists that by speaking to a CBS journalist you are, therefore, inevitably, immediately speaking to the police, I don't think there's any doubt but that people won't talk. And, therefore, the public won't learn.

Floyd Abrams, lawyer

Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time. Sometimes it will be ahead, other times it will be behind. But brand is simply a collective impression some have about a product.

Elon Musk, entrepreneur

I think things changed as a result of a certain perception of our politics. When we went through our zealous, self-righteous period it didn't exactly win us any friends.

Fred Frith, composer

I think it takes a lot of trickery to keep up with the media and its perception of you. I don't know if I have it in me most of the time to care. The music is made first, and the interviews or photos to keep it alive come later as a necessary evil, I suppose.

Jack White, musician

I didn't think that college math was for me. I didn't think I'd be able to hack it. And that perception of math not being for girls, not being for girls who see themselves as socially well adjusted has got to change.

Danica McKellar, actress

There is no fixed physical reality, no single perception of the world, just numerous ways of interpreting world views as dictated by one's nervous system and the specific environment of our planetary existence.

Deepak Chopra, public speaker

Sense data are much more controversial than qualia, because they are associated with a controversial theory of perception - that one perceives the world by perceiving one's sense-data, or something like that.

David Chalmers, philosopher

In fact, even the perception of a resurgence in crime can be enough to paralyze business momentum and destroy the sense of security that a vibrant and progressive city requires.

Alan Autry, actor

Our minds influence the key activity of the brain, which then influences everything; perception, cognition, thoughts and feelings, personal relationships; they're all a projection of you.

Deepak Chopra, public speaker

Our understanding is correlative to our perception.

Robert Delaunay, artist

My own perception of that is somewhat colored by where people ask my advice, which is still, of course, about changes to Python internals or at least standard libraries.

Guido van Rossum, scientist

My own perception is that there are two tiers of countries, one, the original ASEAN, and then the new members. The new members are in various stages of development.

Sellapan Ramanathan, statesman

The perception is that baseball's players' union is protecting players to use steroids and other illegal performance-enhancing drugs.

Jim Bunning, politician

While only about half of the voters feel they know very much about Reagan or what he stands for, the Republicans who do have a very positive perception of him.

Robert Teeter, politician

Oddly my name has been no professional help at all! It seems to have made no difference. I admire him hugely, both for his benevolence and his enormous psychological perception.

Joanna Trollope, novelist

It is the lone worker who makes the first advance in a subject; the details may be worked out by a team, but the prime idea is due to enterprise, thought, and perception of an individual.

Alexander Fleming, scientist

These are the influences that everybody has. Some individuals might stand out because of one thing or another, but whether one's perception as a child of what was important or not is accurate, I don't know.

John Hume, politician

I can't comment on any outside perception. I'm happy to come out and talk about movies that I've worked on in a setting like this. Otherwise, I have my own life that I live which is very different and private.

Jennifer Connelly, actress

Fans have this perception that they can say anything to you because you are a celebrity.

Charles Barkley, basketball player

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