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Eastern Thinkers Quotes


"Uncommon thinkers reuse what common thinkers refuse" - J. R. D. Tata

"Thinkers perish, thoughts don't." - Malcolm Forbes

"The sexiest people are thinkers." - Vivienne Westwood

"Readers are leaders. Thinkers succeed." - Marva Collins

"Better readers are better thinkers." - James Patterson

"Readers are plentiful; thinkers are rare." - Harriet Martineau

"Let's teach our children to be thinkers." - Jacque Fresco

"Philosophers write for professors; thinkers for writers." - Emil Cioran

"Brisk talkers are generally slow thinkers." - Jonathan Swift

"I do fairly represent Middle Eastern women." - Shohreh Aghdashloo

"Russia is an Eastern Orthodox country." - Vladimir Zhirinovsky

"Education is neither eastern nor western." - Malala Yousafzai

"Vienna is the gate to Eastern Europe." - Niki Lauda

"All great artists and thinkers are great workers." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The Warrior listens to the words of certain thinkers." - Paulo Coelho

"Like all former thinkers, I'm writing a book." - Lillian Hellman

"Even in a hierarchy people can be equal as thinkers." - Nancy Kline

"Defensive thinkers best defend themselves from knowing who they are." - Eugene J. Martin

"[...] thinkers are not a welcome addition to most social situations." - Terence Mckenna

"Why should thinkers mock the simple pieties of the people?" - Simon Blackburn

"Contemporary thinkers would say that man is continuously transcending himself." - Gabriel Marcel

"Education is neither Eastern nor Western, it is human." - Malala Yousafzai

"The western mind is linear, the eastern mind is circular." - Rajneesh

"The western mind is linear, the eastern mind is circular." - Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

"There is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe." - Gerald Ford

"The Middle Eastern states aren't nations; they're quarrels with borders." - P. J. O'Rourke

"I'm against the capturing of Eastern Orthodox temples." - Vladimir Zhirinovsky

"I toured the Middle Eastern countries with the ballet." - Leslie Caron

"I've lived out West some... I've always liked the High Plains areas - eastern Colorado, eastern Wyoming, western Nebraska." - Charles Frazier

"When you listen and read one thinker, you become a clone... two thinkers, you become confused... ten thinkers, you"ll begin developing your own voice... two or three hundred thinkers, you become wise and develop your voice." - Timothy Keller

"When you listen and read one thinker, you become a clone... two thinkers, you become confused... ten thinkers, you'll begin developing your own voice... two or three hundred thinkers, you become wise and develop your voice." - Timothy Keller

"Positive thinkers think and talk continually about solutions, and negative thinkers continually talk and think about problems. Keep your mind solution-focuse d rather than problem- focused." - Brian Tracy

"Thinkers think and doers do. But until the thinkers do and the doers think, progress will be just another word in the already overburdened vocabulary by sense." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Our economy is built upon convergent thinkers, people that execute things, get them done. But artists and designers are divergent thinkers: they expand the horizon of possibilities." - John Maeda

"Thinkers do not accept the inevitable; they turn their efforts toward changing it." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"I've met many thinkers and many cats, but the wisdom of cats is infinitely superior." - Hippolyte Taine

"The herd instinct among forecasters makes sheep look like independent thinkers." - Edgar R. Fiedler

"The most fluent talkers or most plausible reasoners are not always the justest thinkers." - William Hazlitt

"Great thinkers often learn, to their surprise, that new ideas are less than welcome." - Gerd Gigerenzer

"You need good thinkers around you. Without them, you will go broke." - Adolf Dassler

"Positive thinkers get positive results because they are not afraid of problems." - Ken Blanchard

"Beware of thinkers whose minds function only when they are fueled by a quotation." - Emile M Cioran

"The herd instinct among forecasters makes sheep look like independent thinkers.." - Edgar Fiedler

"Virtually all men of action incline to Fatality just as most thinkers incline to Providence." - Honore De Balzac

"Exceptional thinkers ignore their critics and go about their business making history." - John Eliot

"Correct thinkers think that 'baseball trivia' is an oxymoron: nothing about baseball is trivial." - George Will

"Considering yourself selflessly selfish is a principle of all great thinkers" - Phil Collins

"When the sufferers learn to think, then the thinkers will learn to suffer." - Karl Marx

"To neglect the wise sayings of great thinkers is to deny ourselves the truest education." - William James

"Believing is easier than thinking. Hence so many more believers than thinkers." - Bruce Calvert

"Politicians cannot create jobs or wealth. Such is axiomatic to straight thinkers." - Greg Perry

"Doubt is part of all religion. All religious thinkers were doubters." - Isaac Bashevis Singer

"It was not by accident that the greatest thinkers of all ages were deeply religious souls." - Max Planck

"The thinkers of the world should by rights be guardians of the world's mirth." - Agnes Repplier

"Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters." - Isaac Bashevis Singer

"Wise thinkers prevail everywhere." - Sophocles

"I believe that our very survival depends upon us becoming better systems thinkers." - Margaret J Wheatley

"Thinkers too often disparage men of action in ways that do them no credit." - Michael Ignatieff

"We're rediscovering Christianity as an Eastern religion, as a way of life." - Rob Bell

"I can't imagine a set of circumstances that would produce Chapter 11 for Eastern." - Frank Lorenzo

"Match me such marvel, save in Eastern clime, A rose-red city'half as old asTime'!" - John Burgon

"Gil and I crossed the eastern divide about two by the sun." - Walter Van Tilburg Clark

"From the Far Eastern perspective, 29 is considered a very special age." - Frederick Lenz

"Tuesday, September 11, 2001, dawned temperate and nearly cloudless in the eastern United States." - Joan Didion

"I'm a hard-mouthed north-eastern lad. That's me - the Eminem of Northeast England." - Jamie Bell

"Eastern churches simply often try to please Muslims. Why doesn't the New York Times report this?" - Manfred Gerstenfeld

"Our intention is to develop music, theatre and exhibition activities on the Far Eastern regions." - Vladimir Putin

"the official mortuary photographer of Eastern European Jewry. - Leon Wieseltier, editor of The New Republic" - Roman Vishniac

"A flight of perplexed unstable minds into the Confessional, into Spiritualism, into strange Eastern Cults." - G. M. Young

"A specter is haunting Eastern Europe: the specter of what in the West is called 'dissent." - Vaclav Havel

"The only thing I oppose is persecuting of Eastern Orthodox priests and temples." - Vladimir Zhirinovsky

"The idea of building a Near Eastern house in Honolulu must seem fantastic to many." - Doris Duke

"Everyone should unconditionally accept that Israel is an indispensable element of the Middle Eastern mosaic." - Recep Tayyip Erdogan

"I like museums in Berlin a lot, especially in the eastern part. They're extraordinarily good." - Elliott Erwitt

"We'll surely stop the work of all western Christian and eastern religions, and also Islam." - Vladimir Zhirinovsky

"North America can easily fragment quickly as did the Eastern Bloc in 1989." - Douglas Coupland

"I think about sustainability all the time, whether it's with fish or farmers in Eastern Oregon." - Tom Douglas

"Kosovo today is closer to Europe than other countries in the region of South Eastern Europe." - Ibrahim Rugova

"Building up the arms did not cause the fall of Eastern Europe." - Michael Moore

"I was born in Eastern Europe, in Latvia, and I'm fluent in Russian." - Ksenia Solo

"I'm writing a new love story, set in eastern North Carolina. Surprise, surprise, huh?" - Nicholas Sparks

"Growing up in eastern Germany, I knew of Superman, but he didn't resonate emotionally with me." - Antje Traue

"The whole thing with eastern music and instruments, I love all that stuff." - Paul Weller

"Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven." - Edward De Bono

"If only our great thinkers could learn to talk, and our great talkers could learn to think." - Ashleigh Brilliant

"Atheists tend to read only each other's books and not the work of the religious thinkers they are supposedly refuting." - Edward Feser

"The highest thinkers of the ages, the seers of the tribes and the nations, have been optimists." - Helen Keller

"The success of great scholars and thinkers is commonly a courtier-like success, not kingly, not manly." - Henry David Thoreau


"Great innovators and original thinkers and artists attract the wrath of mediocrities as lightning rods draw the flashes." - Theodor Reik

"The great creators-the thinkers, the artists, the scientists, the inventors-stood alone against the men of their time." - Ayn Rand

"The market does not drive the scientists, the communicators, the thinkers, the government to do the right things." - Bill Gates

"I just don't think we think about jurists as rock stars or great thinkers, particularly in the political world." - Dahlia Lithwick

"Great innovators and original thinkers and artists attract the wrath of mediocrities as lightning rods draw the flashes." - Theodor Reik

"Even the most analytical thinkers are predictably irrational; the really smart ones acknowledge and address their irrationalities." - Dan Ariely

"George Harrison was known as the quiet Beatle. Quiet people are often quiet because they are deep thinkers." - Ray Comfort

"Kant and Hegel are interesting thinkers. But I am happy to insist that they are also terrible writers." - Alain De Botton

"As long as we're tied to Middle Eastern oil we're tied to Middle Eastern politics. We're hostages to the terrorists and nutcases who want to wipe out Israel and the United States because we support Israel." - Ben Bova

"The Soviet Union tried for 70 years to plant Marxism with bayonets in Eastern Europe. Today there are more Marxists on the Harvard faculty than there are in Eastern Europe." - George Will

"Christianity... is an Eastern religion." - Tom Robbins

"The Games have been decimated. If you take away the Eastern Bloc, you take away 50% of the medals" - Ron Pickering

"Ere the blabbing eastern scout, The nice morn, on th' Indian steep From her cabin'd loop-hole peep." - John Milton

"I don't think it's like eastern mysticism, which leaves the person whole. It's really another form of cancer, television." - James Purdy

"In light of 50 years of bondage of Eastern Europe, was probably a reasonable thing to do." - Condoleezza Rice

"were overshadowed by the photographs he took of Jews in prewar Eastern Europe and in Nazi Berlin. - Shepard, Richard" - Roman Vishniac

"It's such a surprise For Eastern eyes To see, That though the English are effete, They're quite impervious to heat." - Noel Coward

"Eastern religions tell us that if we go for God, all that is not authentically ourselves will drop." - Marianne Williamson

"When I was 17, I came to the U.S. to study Middle Eastern history and politics at Columbia University." - Julia Bacha

"When I'm not at the keyboard, I'm generally reading, practicing tai chi or middle eastern dance, or cooking." - Sarah Zettel

"I like places where you can dance to crazy music, like Bedlam or Eastern Bloc in the East Village." - Nicola Formichetti

"There's a myth that Roosevelt gave Stalin Eastern Europe. I was with Roosevelt every day at Yalta." - W Averell Harriman

"Literature - Eastern and Western - abounds with stories, myths, legends about the search for youth, for eternal life." - F Sionil Jose

"A well-rounded performer will listen to all kinds of music. I like classical, Middle Eastern, and rock a lot." - Patti Lupone

"Electronics companies are purchasing the minerals that come out of the Eastern Congo, and they are illicit; they're dirty." - Robin Wright

"We should never forget that Hollywood was built by Europeans, and the old Jewish boys from Eastern Europe." - Maximilian Schell

"There is huge merit in both Eastern and Western medicine, and I've taken a little bit from both." - Ann Romney

"Growing up in eastern Kentucky like I did, I'm used to having a few guns around to protect me." - Loretta Lynn

"Even at drama school if there was a part of some eastern European thug it would be me." - Alfred Molina

"God is a gross answer, an indelicacy against us thinkers- at bottom merely a gross prohibition for us: you shall not think!" - Friedrich Nietzsche

"You're told that you're in your head too much, a phrase that's often deployed against the quiet and cerebral. Or maybe there's another word for such people: thinkers." - Susan Cain

"Good thinkers are always in demand. A person who knows how may always have a job, but the person who knows why will always be his boss." - John C Maxwell

"Early Chinese thinkers had taken variety at face value. They had favored diversification and collected anomalies instead of trying to explain them away." - Paul Feyerabend

"You must linger among a limited number of master-thinkers, and digest their works, if you would derive ideas which shall win firm hold in your mind." - Seneca the Younger

"If true happiness depended on the thoughts of man, then all philosophers and deep thinkers would be filled to overflowing with it." - Sadhu Sundar Singh

"The time for thinkers has come." - Mary Baker Eddy

"Negative thinkers always have a negative vision." - Zig Ziglar

"Reincarnation contains a most comforting explanation of reality by means of which Indian thought surmounts difficulties which baffle the thinkers of Europe." - Albert Schweitzer

"Too much of the education system orients students toward becoming better thinkers, but there is almost no focus on our capacity to pay attention and cultivate awareness." - Jon Kabat-Zinn

"The talkers are rising above the thinkers." - Barbara Kingsolver

" movement for social change has ever succeeded without 'the militarism component'....Thinkers may prepare revolutions, but bandits must carry them out" - Ingrid Newkirk

"We humans, though troubled and warlike, are also the dreams, thinkers, and explorers inhabiting one achingly beautiful planet, yearning for the sublime, and capable of the magnificent." - Carolyn Porco

"Thinkers are as scarce as gold." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"Thought depends absolutely on the stomach, but in spite of that, those who have the best stomachs are not the best thinkers." - Voltaire

"Big thinkers are specialists in creating positive, forward-looking, optimistic pictures in their own minds and in the minds of others." - David J. Schwartz

"We need more people speaking out. This country is not overrun with rebels and free thinkers. It's overrun with sheep and conformists." - Bill Maher

"It is certainly safe, in view of the movement to the right of intellectuals and political thinkers, to pronounce the brain death of socialism." - Norman Tebbit

"Ancient metaphysics underwent many changes at the hands of medieval thinkers who brought it in line with the dominant religious and theological movements of their day." - Wilhelm Dilthey

"It has been wisely observed by the greatest of modern thinkers that mankind has progressed more rapidly in every other respect than in morality." - Lafcadio Hearn

"Illogical thinkers throw names and slurs around because they have no arguments with which to rebut their opponents. Rational people have to keep hammering their points home." - Benjamin Carson

"Philosophers write for professors; thinkers for writers." - Emile M Cioran

"People don't do theology in a vacuum but in a community with other theological thinkers, where there's jealousy, vanity, hurt pride, all those things." - Frederica Mathewesgreen

"I think there is a danger with young people of being dependent in the sense that they don't acquire any identity or self-image of themselves as thinkers." - Edward De Bono

"Politics is not a game for naive thinkers. You may go in as an idealist, but you certainly won't come out as one." - Honeysuckle Weeks

"What I notice about people who are gifted in filmmaking is that they're great thinkers. They engage with big ideas and they engage with people." - Ben Whishaw

"Readers are plentiful: thinkers are rare." - Anthony Burgess

"Everyone pretends to be 'free thinkers', but few individuals pass the line into expressive territories that may be detrimental to their own social well-being." - Criss Jami

"We are shaped by each other. We adjust not to the reality of a world, but to the reality of other thinkers." - Joseph Chilton Pearce

"All of us are linear thinkers. We evolved in a world that was local and linear. You know, back 100,000, 200,000, millions of years ago, when we were evolving as a human species, nothing changed. You know, the life of your great-grandparents, you, your kids - it was the same. And so we are local and linear thinkers." - Peter Diamandis

"We may divide thinkers into those who think for themselves and those who think through others. The latter are the rule and the former the exception. The first are original thinkers in a double sense, and egotists in the noblest meaning of the word." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"It takes a great deal of Christianity to wipe out uncivilized Eastern instincts, such as falling in love at first sight." - Rudyard Kipling



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