quote by Nikola Tesla

To know each other we must reach beyond the sphere of our sense perceptions.

— Nikola Tesla

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Sense perception quote Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.

Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.

The moment you change your perception is the moment you rewrite the chemistry of your body.

The best learners... often make the worst teachers. They are, in a very real sense, perceptually challenged. They cannot imagine what it must be like to struggle to learn something that comes so naturally to them.

Sense perception quote If you eyes are opened, you'll see the things worth seeing.

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

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.

The American mood, perhaps even the American character, has changed.

There are few manifestations any longer of the old American self-assurance which so irritated Dickens. Instead, there is a sense of frustration so perceptible that even our politicians have attempted to exploit it.

Concerning matter, we have been all wrong.

What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses. There is no matter.

Sense perception quote Some people feel the rain. Other just get wet.

Some people feel the rain. Other just get wet.

Let the spirit out - Discard all thoughts of reward, all hopes of praise and fears of blame, all awareness of one's bodily self. And, finally closing the avenues of sense perception, let the spirit out, as it will.

Our senses enable us to perceive only a minute portion of the outside world.

It is one of the commonest of our mistakes to consider that the limit of our power of perception is also the limit of all that there is to perceive.

Sense perception quote It is better to walk alone, than with a crowd going in the wrong direction.

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

What you see and what you hear depends a great deal on where you are standing.

It also depends on what sort of person you are.

I am not my thoughts, emotions, sense perceptions, and experiences.

I am not the content of my life. I am Life. I am the space in which all things happen. I am consciousness. I am the Now. I Am.

There are many types of emotional abuse but most is done in an attempt to control or subjugate another person. Emotional abuse is like brainwashing in that it systematically wears away at the victim's self-confidence, sense of self, trust in her perceptions and self-concept.

Sense perception quote All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions.

All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions.

The light of the Lord's transfiguration does not come into being or cease to be, nor is it circumscribed or perceptible to the senses, even though for a short time on the narrow mountain top it was seen by human eyes.

During long periods of history, the mode of human sense perception changes with humanity’s entire mode of existence. The manner in which human sense perception is organized, the medium in which it is accomplished, is determined not only by nature but by historical circumstances as well

Humans see what they want to see.

Sense perception quote How deep is the mud? Depends on who you ask. We all go through the same stuff di

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

All women have a perception much more developed than men.

So all women somehow, being repressed for so many millennia, they ended up by developing this sixth sense and contemplation and love. And this is something that we have a hard time to accept as part of our society.

You think about some of the most memorable meals you've ever had;

the food will be good but it will often be about locating a mental memory and taste is inexorably linked to all the other senses and memory, so ultimately it is all about taste.

It is the obvious which is so difficult to see most of the time.

People say 'It's as plain as the nose on your face.' But how much of the nose on your face can you see, unless someone holds a mirror up to you?

Sense perception quote When you are dead, you don't even know that you are dead. It's only pain for oth

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.

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.

Why level downward to our dullest perception always, and praise that as common sense? The commonest sense is the sense of men asleep, which they express by snoring.

Indeed, the line between perceiving and hallucinating is not as crisp as we like to think. In a sense, when we look at the world, we are hallucinating all the time. One could almost regard perception as the act of choosing the one hallucination that best fits the incoming data.

Sense perception quote Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.

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

Underneath the world of sense perceptions and the world of mind activity, there is the vastness of being. There's a vast spaciousness. There's a vast stillness and there's a little ripple activity on the surface, which isn't separate, just like the ripples are not separate from the ocean.

Terrible is the fight put up by the senses. Fight bravely! Conquer them you must.

For me, spirit is the impulse towards life, the Eros in a person leaping forward, whereas soul refers to something possibly long.. suffering, where meanings are made, where there is a sense of this gathering of perceptions, that our death is not the most important thing, nor our life.

Sense perception quote You attract the right things when you have a sense of who you are.

You attract the right things when you have a sense of who you are.

Sense-perceptions can only be indirect knowledge, and not direct knowledge.

Only one's own awareness is direct knowledge.

Sense of place is the sixth sense, an internal compass and map made by memory and spatial perception together.

For me, now, feminist art must show a consciousness of women's social and economic position in the world. I also believe it demonstrates forms and perceptions that are drawn from a sense of spiritual kinship between women.

Sense perception quote Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective

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

A primary function of art and thought is to liberate the individual from the tyranny of his culture in the environmental sense and to permit him to stand beyond it in an autonomy of perception and judgment.

A primary function of art and thought is to liberate the individual from the tyranny of his culture in the environmental sense and to permit him to stand beyond it in an autonomy of perception and judgment.

When we make the cerebral state the beginning of an action, and in no sense the condition of a perception, we place the perceived images of things outside the image of our body, and thus replace perception within the things themselves.

Sense perception quote We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes

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

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.

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.

Human beings do not perceive things whole;

we are not gods but wounded creatures, cracked lenses, capably only of fractured perceptions. Partial beings, in all the senses of that phrase.

No one is offended at not seeing everything;

but one does not like to be mistaken, and that perhaps arises from the fact that man naturally cannot see everything, and that naturally he cannot err in the side he looks at, since the perceptions of our senses are always true.

The theistic philosopher has a tendency to devalue insufficient worldviews, ideologies, and quite often common sense for the greater good, and in such cases, one should not be discouraged when seen as a bad guy. If he stresses over man's perception of a righteous heart, then he has given his heart to man.

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