Quotes about consciousness

It is a necessary condition of one's ascribing states of consciousness, experiences, to oneself, in the way one does, that one sho uld also ...

Sir Peter Frederick Strawson consciousness ontology physical

There are moments of existence when time and space are more profound, and the awareness of existence is immensely heightened. ...

Charles Baudelaire consciousness

How often must I repeat, that I know or am conscious of my own being; and that I myself am not my ideas, but somewhat else, a thin king, act ...

George Berkeley consciousness existence perception

We can say that the sound is the primary object of the act of hearing, and that the act of hearing itself is the secondary object. ...

Franz Clemens Brentano mind the consciousness

A pragmatic race, the Japanese appear to have decided long ago that the only reason for drinking alcohol is to become intoxicated and theref ...

William Gibson crowds consciousness night

An unconscious consciousness is no more a contradiction in terms than an unseen case of seeing. ...

Franz Clemens Brentano mind the consciousness

You can be slum-born and slum-bred and still achieve something worth while; but it is a stupid inverted snobbishness to be proud o f it. If ...

Katharine Fullerton Gerould pride breeding class consciousness

Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little. ...

D.H. Lawrence knowledge emotions consciousness

The real history of consciousness starts with one's first lie. ...

Joseph Brodsky consciousness and the subconscious

Consciousness never deceives.... We learn the influence of our will from experience alone. And experience only teaches us, how one event con ...

David Hume experience consciousness will