155 Thinking Too Much Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of thinking too much quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about sometimes thinking too much.

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Top 10 Thinking Too Much Quotes (BEST)

  1. In today's rush we all think too much, seek too much, want too much and forget about the joy of just Being. — Eckhart Tolle
  2. Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner. — Lao Tzu
  3. If I didn’t think, I’d be much happier. — Sylvia Plath
  4. You can never take too much care over the choice of your shoes. Too many women think that they are unimportant, but the real proof of an elegant woman is what is on her feet. — Christian Dior
  5. The reason people have problems is that they have too much time to think. — Richard Bandler
  6. Humility does not mean to think yourself less, but to less think of yourself. — Bhakti Tirtha Swami
  7. We always plan too much and always think too little. — Joseph Schumpeter
  8. I'm not playing for other people; if I start thinking in those terms I would put too much pressure on myself. I play basketball because that is what I love to do. — Jeremy Lin
  9. Big Data is like teenage sex: everyone talks about it, nobody really knows how to do it, everyone thinks everyone else is doing it, so everyone claims they are doing it. — Dan Ariely
  10. Some people care too much. I think it's called love. — A. A. Milne

Short Thinking Too Much Quotes

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  • People spend too much time doing and not enough time thinking about what they should be doing. — Naval Ravikant
  • The very nature of cool is that you think about it too much and it becomes uncool. — Don Johnson
  • I think Alone in the Dark was too much an action creature movie than a horror creature movie. — Uwe Boll
  • I think you can get so mentally beat by kind of working yourself up too much. — Holly Holm
  • Sometimes thinking too much can destroy your momentum. — Tom Watson
  • At present, too much theological thinking is very human-centered. — John Polkinghorne
  • Composers shouldn't think too much - it interferes with their plagiarism. — Howard Dietz
  • Let's not go and ruin it by thinking too much. — Clint Eastwood
  • I'm not a natural leader. I'm too intellectual; I'm too abstract; I think too much. — Newt Gingrich
  • I think we give human beings too much credit. We're primates, you know. — Eric Andre

Thinking Too Much Image Quotes

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Thinking too much quote by Richard Bandler

The reason people have problems is that they have too much time to think. — Richard Bandler

Thinking too much quote by Tom Watson

Sometimes thinking too much can destroy your momentum. — Tom Watson

Thinking too much quote At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.
At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.

Stop Thinking Too Much Quotes

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The best way to deal with excessive thinking is to just listen to it, to listen to the mind. Listening is much more effective than trying to stop thought or cut it off. — Ajahn Amaro

If you want to get over a problem, stop talking about it. Your mind affects your mouth and your mouth affects your mind. It's difficult to stop talking about a situation until you stop thinking about it. — Joyce Meyer

I stopped thinking too much about what could happen and relied on my physical and mental strength to play the right shots at the right time. — Novak Djokovic

Thinking too much quote If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done. Mak
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done. Make at least one definite move daily toward your goal.

I think that when you let go and "throw it all away" and stop getting attached and say "whatever happens, happens", you don't invest too much in anything particular, and things work out. — Chris Pine

For the past few years, I've been more selective than I have any right to be, but I think that's finally starting to work in my favor. I think I get way too much credit for making what people consider to be smart choices, but it's only because I made a decision to stop worrying about making money. — Lizzy Caplan

What I love about the tours is the day to dayness of it all.. you meet so many people and travel so much in such a short period of time and it's always so concentrated and focused that it stops you thinking beyond the box too much. I love things that absorb you completely. — Ben Howard

Thinking too much quote Let's not go and ruin it by thinking too much.
Let's not go and ruin it by thinking too much.

Nowadays we don't think much of a man's love for an animal; we laugh at people who are attached to cats. But if we stop loving animals, aren't we bound to stop loving humans too? — Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

There are quite a lot of people who think my aspirations are not possible. That's a good thing. We don't need to really worry about these people very much, because since they don't think it's possible they won't take us very seriously- and they will not actually try to stop us until it's too late. — Peter Thiel

In America ... who is to stop congress from spending too much money. They will not stop themselves, that is certain. Everybody has to think about that now. Who is to stop them. — Gertrude Stein

If your judgement is clouded, you must be carrying too many things which are being a burden to you. — Yoko Ono

Sometimes Thinking Too Much Quotes

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I look for the good in people. Sometimes I get hurt for it, but it's rare and it's worth it. You may hear me say optimistic things that sound naive. I'm not naive. I've read too much history to be naive. I just think love wins out over the darker parts of human nature in the end. — Lex Fridman

Sometime we waste too much time to think about someone who does not even think about us for a second. — Wiz Khalifa

I don't get afraid in talking about subject matter that may spark controversy and I'm not afraid to not be liked. I think that sometimes people pay too much attention to being liked and it's paralyzing. — Jada Pinkett Smith

Thinking too much quote Life gets sooo much better when you stop caring about what others think.
Life gets sooo much better when you stop caring about what others think.

I have no idea whether I am completely sane. I don't think anybody is. I see the world through my eyes. It's sometimes a strange world. I hope I don't hurt people. You hope not to hurt yourself too much, either. Maybe that's the definition of keeping yourself in check? — Keira Knightley

Low budgets force you to be more creative. Sometimes, with too much money, time and equipment, you can over-think. My way, you can use your gut instinct. — Robert Rodriguez

I think people talk too much anyway. Sometimes people are talking to me and in my mind I'm just like “shut up, shut up, shut upblah blah blah blah blaaaaah. — Ellen DeGeneres

Thinking too much quote Don't think too much, just do what makes you happy.
Don't think too much, just do what makes you happy.

My father-in-law is so sensitive. Sometimes I think he displays too much love for my children. — Columba Bush

Too much thinking is a bad thing sometimes. — Phil Simms

Sometime, when you start thinking too much what an audience is going to think, when you're too self-conscious about it, you make mistakes. — Christopher Nolan

There’s too much love in the world. Sometimes I think that’s what heaven is---- a place where everybody’s happy because nobody loves anybody else, ever. — Gregory David Roberts

Hamlet Quotes

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If thou dost marry, I'll give thee this plague for thy dowry: be thou as chaste as ice, as pure as snow, thou shalt not escape calumny. — William Shakespeare

Not the children of the rich or of the powerful only, but of all alike, boys and girls, both noble and ignoble, rich and poor, in all cities and towns, villages and hamlets, should be sent to school — John Amos Comenius

Pray, love, remember: and there is pansies, that's for thoughts. — William Shakespeare

Thinking too much quote Lets not go and ruin it by thinking too much.
Lets not go and ruin it by thinking too much.

During my teenage years as an Islamist recruiter, I moved to live in self-contained communities in the London boroughs of Newham and Tower Hamlets. — Maajid Nawaz

O God, I could be bound in a nutshell, and count myself a king of infinite space – were it not that I have bad dreams. — William Shakespeare

The essential is to excite the spectators. If that means playing Hamlet on a flying trapeze or in an aquarium, you do it. — Orson Welles

Thinking too much quote I think a lot, but i don't say much
I think a lot, but i don't say much

This most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave o-erhanging firmament, this majestical roof fretted with golden fire. — William Shakespeare

To die, to sleep - To sleep, perchance to dream - ay, there's the rub, For in this sleep of death what dreams may come. — William Shakespeare

There's rosemary, that's for remembrance. Pray you, love, remember. — William Shakespeare

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This goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a sterile promontory. — William Shakespeare

Not Thinking Too Much Quotes

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My game is based on improvisation. Often a forward does not have the time to think too much. You have a second, rarely more, to decide whether to dribble, shoot or pass to the right or left. It is instinct that gives the orders. — Ronaldinho

Happiness to me is mainly not suffering, not desiring, not thinking too much about the future or the past, really embracing the present moment and the reality of what is, the way it is. — Naval Ravikant

You are still young, free.. Do yourself a favor. Before it's too late, without thinking too much about it first, pack a pillow and a blanket and see as much of the world as you can. You will not regret it. One day it will be too late. — Jhumpa Lahiri

Thinking too much quote Stop thinking too much. It's alright not to know the answers. They will come to
Stop thinking too much. It's alright not to know the answers. They will come to you when you least expect it.

I don't like food that's too carefully arranged; it makes me think that the chef is spending too much time arranging and not enough time cooking. If I wanted a picture I'd buy a painting. — Andy Rooney

The more obstinately you try to learn how to shoot the arrow for the sake of hitting the goal, the less you will succeed in the one and the further the other will recede. What stands in your way is that you have a much too willful will. You think that what you do not do yourself does not happen. — Eugen Herrigel

I think most of life is about searching, it’s not about doing. People spend too much time doing and not enough time thinking about what they should be doing. — Naval Ravikant

Thinking too much quote Stop thinking too much. It's alright not to know the answers. They will come to
Stop thinking too much. It's alright not to know the answers. They will come to you when you least expect it.

Without thinking too much about it in specific terms, I was showing the America I knew and observed to others who might not have noticed. My fundamental purpose is to interpret the typical American. I am a story teller. — Norman Rockwell

A handful of problem arise when you spend too much time thinking about your goals and not enough time designing your system. — James Clear

The "18/40/60" rule to happiness: At age 18, people care very much about what others think of them. By age 40, they learn not to worry what others think. By age 60, they figure out that no one was thinking about them in the first place. — Daniel Amen

I guess my life hasn’t always been happy, or easy, or exactly what I want. At a certain point, I just have to try not to think too much about certain things, or else they’ll break my heart. — Jonathan Franzen

Life Quotes

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One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life. — Khalil Gibran

Judge not, before you judge yourself. Judge not, if you're not ready for judgment. The Road of life is rocky and you may stumble too, so while you talk about me, someone else is judging you. — Bob Marley

The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us. — Bill Watterson

Thinking too much quote The more you know, the more you realise how much you don't know - the less you k
The more you know, the more you realise how much you don't know - the less you know, the more you think you know.

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. — Omar Khayyam

Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. — Les Brown

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less. — Marie Curie

Thinking too much quote My philosophy is: It's none of my business what people say of me and think of me
My philosophy is: It's none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them. — Dalai Lama

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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. — Robert Frost

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life. — Confucius

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these. — George Washington Carver

Worrying Too Much Quotes

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Companies pay too much attention to the cost of doing something. They should worry more about the cost of not doing it. — Philip Kotler

I'm writing songs that connect to millions of people. And that happens for a reason. I don't really worry too much about people who aren't into it because that's the beauty of music. It's subjective. If every single person in the world loved our music, then that'd be weird. — Matthew Healy

To give so much time to the improvement of yourself That you have no time to criticise others, To be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, And too happy to permit the presence of trouble. — Christian D. Larson

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I'm having too much fun today to worry about tomorrow. — Johnny Depp

Invest in the long term, and don’t worry too much about the short term. — Rand Fishkin

Three rules: I do not eat too much; I do not worry too much; and, if I do my best, I believe that what happens, happens for the best. — Sayings

Worry is nothing but practical infidelity. The person who worries reveals his lack of trust in God and that he is trusting too much in self. — Lee Roberson

Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg didn't finish college. Too much emphasis is placed on formal education - I told my children not to worry about their grades but to enjoy learning. — Nassim Nicholas Taleb

You can’t really worry too much…about what the competition is doing or what other people in your field are doing. It has to be a true vision. — Anna Wintour

And when statesman or others worry [the scientist] too much, then he should leave with his possessions. — Tycho Brahe

Thinking Less Quotes

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Care less about what other people think because at the end of the day, everyone is so worried about themselves & how they are coming across that nobody is actually judging as much as y'all think they are. — Tyler Oakley

It seems the more I think about not sinning, the more I sin, but the more I think about just loving Jesus, the less I seem to sin. Falling in love seems to be the key. — John Wimber

The less you associate with some people, the more your life will improve. Any time you tolerate mediocrity in others, it increases your mediocrity. An important attribute in successful people is their impatience with negative thinking and negative acting people. — Colin Powell

Nikah is a contract that transfers responsibilities. Therefore know the man you're thinking of marrying, and be sure that he is able to take care of you, more than your dad did. Islam empowers women with honor and dignity. Don't settle for anything less. — Nouman Ali Khan

Humility does not mean you think less of yourself. It means you think of yourself less. — Ken Blanchard

Some people like to call me cocky or arrogant, but I just think 'how dare you assume I should think less of myself' — Ronda Rousey

If anyone thinks he can help you, he will inevitably mislead you, and the less phony he is; the more powerful he is, the more enlightened he is, the more misery and mischief he will create for you. — U.G. Krishnamurti

Encryption...is a powerful defensive weapon for free people. It offers a technical guarantee of privacy, regardless of who is running the government... It's hard to think of a more powerful, less dangerous tool for liberty. — Esther Dyson

The less you want something, the less you’re thinking about it, the less you’re obsessing over it, the more you’re going to do it in a natural way. — Naval Ravikant

I am neither bitter nor cynical but I do wish there was less immaturity in political thinking. — Franklin D. Roosevelt

Thinking Is Difficult Quotes

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Thinking is difficult, that’s why most people judge. — Carl Jung

Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world. — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I am a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments. — Roger Federer

I think one of life's great milestones is when a person can look back and be almost as thankful for the setbacks as for the victories. — Bob Dole

Enrollment in Colorado is expected to expand about 25 percent in seven years. It's very difficult to find those additional funds. Therefore, I think you're probably going to have increased pressure on tuition. — Roy Romer

Life is difficult. Not just for me or other ALS patients. Life is difficult for everyone. Finding ways to make life meaningful and purposeful and rewarding, doing the activities that you love and spending time with the people that you love - I think that's the meaning of this human experience. — Steve Gleason

I think playing against [Lionel Messi] is pretty difficult. Playing by the side of the best of the world is always good. Things get easier. And if I have to win, may it be by Messi's side. It would be great. — Neymar

Anyone can take pictures. What's difficult is thinking about them, organizing them, and trying to use them in some way so that some meaning can be constructed out of them. That's really where the work of the artist begins. — Lewis Baltz

Humility is the most difficult of all virtues to achieve; nothing dies harder than the desire to think well of self. — T. S. Eliot

I think the challenge is to takedifficult and painful times and turn them into something beneficial, something that makes you grow. — Michelle Akers

Constantly Thinking Quotes

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When I'm writing, I'm constantly thinking about myself, because it's the only experience I have to draw on. And I don't see an exact reflection of myself in every face in the audience, but I know that my songs have validity to them, and that's why the fans are there. — Chester Bennington

I'm constantly thinking. — Kendrick Lamar

As you smell the fragrance of a flower by handing it or the smell of sandalwood by rubbing it against a stone, so you obtain spiritual awakening by constantly thinking of God. — Sarada Devi

I think happiness is a skill, nutrition is a skill, diet is a skill, investing is a skill, self-awareness is a skill. And skills get built up over decades with feedback loops and you just have to constantly keep working on it. — Naval Ravikant

People think we're always pranking them or that we're constantly on camera. — James Murray

I think that's the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself. — Elon Musk

Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they’re finished. The person you are right now is as transient, as fleeting and as temporary as all the people you’re ever been. The one constant in our lives is change. — Daniel Gilbert

We humans, unlike the machines we make, constantly question the design. We think it should have been better. Our biggest disagreement with the designer, and the reason many reject the concept, is rooted in the disapproval of the way he behaves. — Mo Gawdat

If you can laugh with somebody and relate to somebody, it becomes harder to dehumanize them. I think that most of what we are constantly bombarded with in terms of media leads you to a creation of 'the Other' and a dehumanization of 'the Other,' and it's very much an us-versus-them conversation. — Jehane Noujaim

Let no man think to kill sin with few, easy, or gentle strokes. He who hath once smitten a serpent, if he follow not on his blow until it be slain, may repent that ever he began the quarrel. And so he who undertakes to deal with sin, and pursues it not constantly to the death. — John Owen

People Writing About Thinking Too Much

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More Thinking Too Much Quotes

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Kind-hearted people might of course think there was some ingenious way to disarm or defeat an enemy without too much bloodshed, and might imagine this is the true goal of the art of war. Pleasant as it sounds; it is a fallacy that must be exposed: War is such a dangerous business that the mistakes which come from kindness are the very worst. — Carl von Clausewitz

Live simply and without thinking too much, like a child with his father. Faith without too much thinking works wonders. The logical mind hinders the Grace of God and miracles. Practice patience without judging with the logical mind. — Elder Paisios of Mount Athos

You will always be too much of something for someone: too big, too loud, too soft, too edgy. If you round out your edges, you lose your edge. Apologize for mistakes. Apologize for unintentionally hurting someone - profusely. But don't apologize for being who you are. — Danielle LaPorte

It doesn't pay to say too much when you are mad enough to choke. For the word that stings the deepest is the word that is never spoke, Let the other fellow wrangle till the storm has blown away, then he'll do a heap of thinking about the things you didn't say. — Jules Renard

Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking. — Albert Einstein

You might think that as people get older, they spend money more freely out of the sheer desire to make the most of it before it’s truly too late. But the opposite tends to happen. In general, spending among American households declines as people age. For example, the Consumer Expenditure Survey, conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, found that in 2017, average annual spending for households headed by 55-to-64-year-olds was $65,000. Average spending fell to $55,000 for those between 65 and 74; and spending fell again to $42,000 for those 75 and older. This overall decline occurred despite a rise in healthcare expenses, because most other expenses, such as clothing and entertainment, were much lower. The decline in spending over time was even more acute for retirees with more than $1 million in assets, according to separate research conducted by J.P. Morgan Asset Management, which analyzed data from more than half a million of its customers. — Bill Perkins

Phrenology taught us that the mind thinks by means of the brain, is liable to become fatigued by too long attention, as the locomotive muscles are by too much walking; and I therefore proposed to them to take a brief rest. — George Combe

Because we have so much eye candy and mind candy, spending so much time trying to pay the rent, all of this conspires to keep us from thinking too hard or taking action from that. Our time is stolen. So much of our daily life is stolen. — Lydia Lunch

I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness. — Queen Victoria

I cured myself of shyness when it finally occurred to me that people didn't think about me half as much as I gave them credit for. The truth was, nobody gave a damn. Like most teenagers, I was far too self-centered. When I stopped being prisoner to what I worried was others’ opinions of me, I became more confident and free. — Lucille Ball

You know, I think that allowing somebody, one mere person to believe that he or she is like, the vessel you know, like the font and the essence and the source of all divine, creative, unknowable, eternal mystery is just a smidge too much responsibility to put on one fragile, human psyche. It's like asking somebody to swallow the sun. — Elizabeth Gilbert

I think the whole boycott thing was a bit too much. It's because we're accomplished so much in women's tennis in the last two, three years. We deserve something better. — Martina Hingis

I think in this country we're committed to developing plays, and many plays I've seen have been rewritten too much. The scenes are tight, the play ends at the right time, you know exactly what the scene is about, but it seems flat; you can almost see that too many hands have been on the play. The individual voice is gone. — A. R. Gurney

I dread our own power, and our own ambition; I dread our being too much dreaded... We may say that we shall not abuse this astonishing, and hitherto unheard-of-power. But every other nation will think we shall abuse it. It is impossible but that, sooner or later, this state of things must produce a combination against us which may end in our ruin. — Edmund Burke

There are so many images pushed at women and so many ideas of what you're supposed to be. I think there's too much of this superwoman, this woman with a bottom like two billiard balls. There's no real celebration of just being a person. — Helen Fielding

Is it then saying too much if I say, that man by thinking only becomes truly man? Take away thought from man's life, and what remains? — Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi

Embarrassment has a lot to do with thinking too much. Let it go. Nobody cares as much as you think they do. — Ryan Robbins

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