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Unconscious Quotes

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A life lived of choice is a life of conscious action.
A life lived of chance is a life of unconscious creation.
- Neale Donald Walsch

Emotion always has its roots in the unconscious,
and manifests itself in the body.
- Irene Claremont de Castillejo

Until you make the unconscious conscious,
it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
- Carl Jung

Our life is composed greatly from dreams, from the unconscious,
and they must be brought into connection with action.
They must be woven together.
- Anais Nin

 

Life cannot be lived fully or joyfully if
our thoughts are focused on regretting the past,
preoccupied with anticipating the future,
or lost in the mind-fog of unconscious habitual behavior.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our heart glows, and secret unrest gnaws at the root of our being.
Dealing with the unconscious has become a question of life for us.
- Carl Jung

Man's task is to become conscious of the contents
that press upward from the unconscious.
- Carl Jung

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Our unconscious is not more animal than our conscious,
it is often even more human.
- Edward Bond

The conscious mind determines the actions,
the unconscious mind determines the reactions;
and the reactions are just as important as the actions.
- E. Stanley Jones

The bad poet is usually unconscious where he ought to be conscious,
and conscious where he ought to be unconscious.
- T. S. Eliot

Throughout the ages, stories with certain basic themes
have recurred over and over,
in widely disparate cultures; emerging like the goddess
Venus from the sea of our unconscious.
- Joan D. Vinge

The other thing in composition is opening up the unconscious.
- John Fahey

The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a
knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.
- Sigmund Freud

The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great
conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.
- Thomas Carlyle

More and more, unsolicited gifts from without are likely
to be received with unconscious resentment.
- Edward Sapir

Greek was very much a live language,
and a language still unconscious of grammar,
not, like ours, dominated by definitions and trained upon dictionaries.
- Gilbert Murray

My specialties are corpses, unconscious people and
people snoring in spectacular epics.
- Gig Young

Ancient eschatological texts are actually maps of the
inner territories of the psyche that seem to transcend
race and culture and originate in the collective unconscious.
- Stanislav Grof

The greatest impediments to changes in our traditional
roles seem to lie not in the visible world of conscious intent,
but in the murky realm of the unconscious mind.
- Augustus Y. Napier

I believe in the unconscious state of the mind in death.
- John Harvey Kellogg

It's my own personal unconscious that ultimately creates
the novel's aesthetic facade.
- Manuel Puig

Men are freest when they are most unconscious of freedom.
The shout is a rattling of chains, always was.
- David Herbert Lawrence

Our systems, perhaps, are nothing more than an unconscious apology for our faults,
a gigantic scaffolding whose object is to hide from us our favorite sin.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

Action is coarsened thought; thought becomes concrete,
obscure, and unconscious.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

I believe that a man is converted when first he hears the low,
vast murmur of life, of human life, troubling his hitherto unconscious self.
- David Herbert Lawrence

All psychological research is completely barred by
the interpretations of the psychoanalysts.
Everything happens in the unconscious,
and I don't know what this unconscious is.
- Nathalie Sarraute

For the myth is the foundation of life;
it is the timeless schema,
the pious formula into which life flows when it reproduces
its traits out of the unconscious.
- Thomas Mann

I've never seen a truly great fighter get knocked onto the ropes unconscious...
knocked out cold before...
and I saw Roy Jones get knocked out twice in a row.
- Jim Lampley

If the novelist shares his or her problems with the characters,
he or she is able to study his personal unconscious.
- Manuel Puig

I'm very representational some of the time,
and a little all of the time.
But when you're painting out of your unconscious,
figures are bound to emerge.
- Jackson Pollock

I paint what cannot be photographed,
that which comes from the imagination or from dreams,
or from an unconscious drive.
- Man Ray

The thing is, if you believe in the unconscious -
and I do -
there's room for all kinds of possibilities that I
don't know how you prove one way or another.
- Jasper Johns

The poetry of a people comes from the deep recesses of the unconscious,
the irrational and the collective body of our ancestral memories.
- Margaret Walker

I'm not aware that I was consciously influenced by any director,
though these things often happen unnoticed,
submerged in the unconscious.
- William Peter Blatty

The center that I cannot find is known to my unconscious mind.
- W. H. Auden

My best work is often almost unconscious and occurs
ahead of my ability to understand it.
- Sam Abell

The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter -
often an unconscious,
but still a truthful interpreter - in the eye.
- Charlotte Bronte

Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious
instrument in the attainment of the historic,
universal, aims of humanity.
- Leo Tolstoy

The conscious purpose of science is control of Nature;
its unconscious effect is disruption and chaos.
- William Irwin Thompson

The men of action are, after all, only the unconscious
instruments of the men of thought.
- Heinrich Heine

All forms of self-defeating behavior are unseen and unconscious,
which is why their existence is denied.
- Vernon Howard

A World is not an ideology nor a scientific institution,
nor is it even a system of ideologies;
rather,
it is a structure of unconscious relations and symbiotic processes.
- William Irwin Thompson

Ideology has very little to do with 'consciousness' -
it is profoundly unconscious.
- Louis Althusser

The major task of the twentieth century will be to explore the unconscious,
to investigate the subsoil of the mind.
- Henri Bergson

There is nothing respecting which a man may be so long
unconscious as of the extent and strength of his prejudices.
- Francis Jeffrey

A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting
to the dwellers in civilization;
like the gentle air of a genial climate,
it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
- Walter Bagehot

The meme for blind faith secures its own perpetuation
by the simple unconscious expedient of discouraging rational inquiry.
- Richard Dawkins

The unconscious mind has a habit of asserting itself in the afternoon.
- Anthony Burgess

I am not unconscious of the persuasive power exerted
by these considerations to drag men along in the current;
but I am not at liberty to travel that road.
- Benjamin F. Wade

For someone who writes fiction, in order to activate
the imagination and the unconscious,
it's essential to be free.
- Manuel Puig

Individualism is rather like innocence;
there must be something unconscious about it.
- Louis Kronenberger

We don't just borrow words; on occasion,
English has pursued other languages down alleyways
to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary.
- Booker T. Washington

Kafka truly illustrates the way the environment oppresses the individual.
He shows how the unconscious controls our lives.
- Manuel Puig

The psychical, whatever its nature may be,
is itself unconscious.
- Sigmund Freud

The Internet has usurped the collective unconscious
and access to cosmic consciousness has become difficult and almost primitive.
- Marc Maron

Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious.
- Jean Cocteau

The Haitian people are gentle and lovable except for
their enormous and unconscious cruelty.
- Zora Neale Hurston

What I think of as style - and I've gotten to this
over years of really thinking about it -
is that style is the unconscious choices I make.
- John Corigliano

Unconscious Polities emerge independent of conscious purpose.
- William Irwin Thompson

The camera introduces us to unconscious optics as does
psychoanalysis to unconscious impulses.
- Walter Benjamin

I'm just trying to make a smudge on the collective unconscious.
- David Letterman

My unconscious knows more about the consciousness of
the psychologist than his consciousness knows about my unconscious.
- Karl Kraus

Games sometimes can reveal things.
To watch someone in movement, unconscious movement,
can be very stimulating and revealing,
whether they win or not.
- John Turturro

Mark this well, you proud men of action!
you are, after all, nothing but unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

The un-conscious distortion of the facts is almost
harmless compared to the unconscious neglect of an
animal's mental life until it verges on the unusual and marvelous.
- Edward Thorndike

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

We are all at times unconscious prophets.
- Charles Spurgeon

This country has been unconscious, and it's got to awake.
That's my belief.
- Charles Olson

Poetry being the sign of that which all men desire,
even though the desire be unconscious,
intensity of life or completeness of experience,
the universality of its appeal is a matter of course.
- John Drinkwater

But I now think what I was doing, in a completely unconscious way,
was getting off the turf where my husband and I might be rivals.
We were both working in fiction...
so I look back and I see that I consciously vacated the contested ground.
- Helen Garner

No doubt Western civilization has in the past been
full of wars and revolutions,
and the national elements in our culture,
even when they were ignored, always provided an unconscious
driving force of passion and aggressive self-assertion.
- Christopher Dawson


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