Quotes for: thought
Language serves not only to express thoughts, but to make possible thoughts which could not exist without it.
Philosophy aims at the logical clarification of thoughts. Philosophy is not a body of doctrine but an activity.
Language can also be compared with a sheet of paper: thought is the front and the sound the back; one cannot cut the front with out cutting the back at the same time; likewise in language, one can neither divide sound from thought nor thought from sound;
Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom.
Our deeds, our feelings, our thoughts, and our sensations just happen of themselves, as the rain falls and the water flows along the valley.
My thought is part of the meaning of the world, and hence I use a part of the world as a symbol to express my thought.
Among all the different expressions which may render one of our thoughts, only one is the right one.
Words do not express thoughts very well. They always become a little different immediately they are expressed, a little distorted, a little foolish. And yet it also pleases me and seems right that what is of value and wisdom to one man seems nonsense to another.
Be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought.
I would have my thoughts, like wild apples, to be food for walkers, and will not warrant them to be palatable, if tasted in the house.
At the root of our civilization, there is the freedom of each person of thought, of belief, of opinion, of work, of leisure.
The order and connection of the thought is identical to with the order and connection of the things.
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