Topics: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Random Thought Quotes


"Creative thought must always contain a random component." - Gregory Bateson

"Life scars us with its random motion, he thought. Only death is perfect." - Joan D Vinge

"Don't let some random comment that you wouldn't have even thought about overshadow something important that you were actually trying to say." - Lorde

"We always thought the living Earth was a thing of beauty. It isn't. Life has had to learn to defend itself against the planet's random geological savagery." - Arthur C Clarke

"We always thought the living Earth was a thing of beauty. It is'. Life has had to learn to defend itself against the planet's random geological savagery." - Arthur C Clarke

"It's funny, the whole cooking thing came out of just a random thought of writing a cookbook with my mom and my sister for fun..." - Trisha Yearwood

"While knowledge is orderly and cumulative, information is random and miscellaneous." - Daniel J Boorstin

"Let your kids observe you doing random acts of kindness, it can be contagious" - Kevin Heath

"Violence is never random." - Mary Summer Rain

"Don't say random stuff. It makes me do random things" - Onew

"Random questions are the least random of all questions." - John Green

"My random acts of violence weren't random. They were premeditated." - Christopher Titus

"There are no random acts." - Mitch Albom

"Random violence is incredibly infectious" - Nicholas D Kristof

"Random things make me laugh." - Sandra Bernhard

"Random violence is incredibly infectious." - Nicholas D Kristof

"Practice random acts of . . . Grumpiness." - Grumpy Cat

"My cellphone calls random people." - Sarah Mlynowski

"Synchronizing mind and body is not a concept or a random technique someone thought up for self-improvement. Rather, it is a basic principle of how to be a human being." - Chogyam Trungpa

"Once shame touches your being at any point, even the most distant nerve is implicated, whether you know it or not; any fleeting encounter or random thought will rake up the anguish and add to it." - Stefan Zweig

"I learned a lot. I really did. Millennium is a state of mind. I always thought of Frank Black as the greatest chess player that could take random pieces of information and string them together into a scenario that was accurate. I never thought of him as a psychic at all. We need people like that." - Lance Henriksen

"It would be as useless to perceive how things 'actually look' as it would be to watch the random dots on untuned television screens." - Marvin Minsky

"Coitus is random, children are definite." - Thomas Keneally

"Loneliness is random; solitude is ritual." - Pearl Cleage

"Life is a series of random collisions." - Jessica Zafra

"No acts are random or wasted." - Max Lucado

"The Planet drifts to random insect doom." - William S Burroughs

"I don't go out with random people." - Nimrat Kaur

"Love is random; fear is inevitable." - Orson Scott Card

"Sometimes I just cry at random stuff!" - Keith Urban

"Natural selection is anything but random." - Richard Dawkins

"I've outlasted many marriages at Random House." - E L Doctorow

"Our time on Earth is so random." - Lisa Ling

"Thought alone is eternal" - Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton

"Routine kills creative thought." - Scarlett Thomas

"One thought fills immensity." - William Blake

"Can thought be silent?" - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"Random numbers should not be generated with a method chosen at random" - Donald Knuth

"Random political acts produce random political results. Why waste even a rock?" - Abbie Hoffman

"Random chance is not sufficient to explain random chance. ~Jubal Harshaw" - Robert A Heinlein

"Mutation is random; natural selection is the very opposite of random." - Richard Dawkins

"Talking about one's feelings defeats the purpose of having those feelings. Once you try to put the human experience into words, it becomes little more than a spectator sport. Everything must have a cause, and a name. Every random thought must have a root in something else." - Derek Landy

"One night I couldn't sleep and I was up and just Googling random stuff and I'm like, 'Hmmm, PETA.' I saw all the videos and I just thought it was horrible, Pickler told People. It's animal cruelty. A lot of it has to do with knowing what happens to the animals and it really bothered me and so I will not eat meat." - Kellie Pickler

"You can forget that other people carry pieces of your own story around in their heads. I've always thought-put together all those random pieces form everyone who's ever known you from your parents to the guy who once sat next to you on a bus, and you'd probably see a fuller version of your life than you even did while living it." - Deb Caletti

"If we have to be cat burglars, I'm going to see what' to steal in the fridge." We're trying to find evidence she's the poisoner. Just a thought before you start putting random things in your mouth." Ruth shrugged and walked past Val." - Holly Black

"Life just doesn't care about our aspirations, or sadness. It's often random, and it's often stupid and it's often completely unexpected, and the closures and the epiphanies and revelations we end up receiving from life, begrudgingly, rarely turn out to be the ones we thought." - Khaled Hosseini

"Random chance was not a sufficient explanation of the Universe-in fact, random chance was not sufficient to explain random chance; the pot could not hold itself." - Robert A Heinlein

"Liberty of thought means liberty to communicate one's thought." - Salvador de Madariaga

"It's only a thought, and a thought can be changed." - Louise May

"Action without thought is empty. Thought without action is blind." - Kwame Nkrumah

"The material of thought re-acts upon the thought itself." - James Russell Lowell

"Speech is external thought, and thought internal speech." - Antoine Rivarol

"Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought." - T S Eliot

"Thought precedes action, action does not always precede thought." - Douglas Horton

"Death is a fickle hen, and random are her eggs." - Armando Iannucci

"Jace wasn't exactly prone to random fits of panic" - Cassandra Clare

"I do not click on random youtube videos." - Charles Stross

"Jace was' exactly prone to random fits of panic" - Cassandra Clare

"Maybe Life is random. No fate. No God. Just Time." - Ellen Hopkins

"Beginnings come at random but endings always have a reason" - Ayumi Hamasaki

"Going viral isn't random, magic, or luck. It's a science." - Jonah Berger

"Going viral is' random, magic, or luck. It's a science." - Jonah Berger

"Practice random acts of kindness... and watch Mom!" - Sadie Calvano

"Actors' careers are random with a capital "R."" - Cillian Murphy

"Real numbers are good if you add the word 'random'." - Peter Sarnak

"Practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty." - Jack Canfield

"We are born by accident into a purely random universe." - Robert Silverberg

"Random, meaningless groups can adopt an us-versus-them mentality." - Alexandra Robbins

"I love to sing random stuff. That's exciting for me." - Samantha Barks

"Goals transform a random walk into a chase." - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

"Random chance plays a huge part in everybody's life." - Gary Gygax

"Going viral isn't random, magic, or luck. It's a science." - Jonah Berger

"Random things are luxurious to people. It's personal." - L'Wren Scott

"Creativity comes from spontaneous meetings, from random discussions." - Steve Jobs

"Random things are luxurious to people. It's personal." - Lwren Scott

"Sometimes in life, random things can blind-side you." - Michelle Ryan

"My life was a sort of series of random disasters." - Claire Tomalin

"Maybe life is random, but I doubt it." - Steven Tyler

"The following Wednesday, I opted to go with Random House." - Laura Hillenbrand

"Thought would destroy their paradise." - Thomas Gray

"Man is a thought-adventurer." - D H Lawrence

"The thought: A logical inquiry" - Gottlob Frege

"One thought fills an immensity." - Jaume Plensa

"In indolent vacuity of thought." - William Cowper

"Love as Thought is Truth." - Sathya Sai Baba

"Thought plus belief equals manifestation." - Richard Bach

"It's the thought that counts." - Proverbs

"Loose language suggests loose thought." - Anthony Daniels (psychiatrist)

"I thought boxing was stupid." - John G Avildsen

"Belief is thought at rest." - Larry Harvey

"The camera can photograph thought." - Dirk Bogarde

"I thought I was loved." - William Shatner

"There's good random, and there's bad random. There's good silly and there's bad silly, and you've gotta know the difference." - Conan Obrien

"And Thought leapt out to wed with Thought Ere Thought could wed itself with Speech." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Like fanning through a deck of cards, my mind flashes on the thousand chances, trivial to profound, that converged to re-create this place. Any arbitrary turning along the way and I would be elsewhere; I would be different. Where did the expression "a place in the sun" first come from? My rational thought process cling always to the idea of free will, random event; my blood, however, streams easily along a current of fate." - Frances Mayes

"In the sacred fact of obligation you touch the immutable, and lay hold, as it were, on the eternities. At the very center of your being, there is a fixed element, and that of a kind or degree essentially sovereign. A standard is set up in your very thought, by which a great part of your questions are determined, and about which your otherwise random thoughts may settle into order and law." - Horace Bushnell

"What I had thought were signs of a broken educational system - the seemingly random placement of commas, the spastic syntax, the obnoxious overuse of quotation marks, the goofy misspelling of 'Jouralism' - were actually signs of the New Instantaneousness. 'Instant Jouralists' cannot be concerned with punctuation and grammar and spelling. That stuff just 'slows you down.' To be an 'Instant Jouralist,' you have to write as if you were being pursued by a cheetah across the Serengeti." - Nicholas G. Carr

"I hadn't thought about the balance in mood. You see that we did it in alphabetical order, so if there's any kind of shape, or any kind of flow, it's random. Gender...we didn't think much about it. It was sort of interesting to see that women often were choosing women and men often were choosing men. And sometimes they wouldn't and that was fun. I didn't know that I would be excited by that, until I saw it happen." - Lorin Stein

"Yes, [I spent] two long years, traveling all over the United States, all over Europe, interviewing many, many, many people who had been thrown out of their academic jobs because they taught that there was a possibility of life coming from something other than Darwinism, who thought that possibly random selection and mutations didn't account for the universe, didn't account for gravity, didn't account for why nobody had ever seen an individual species evolve - no one's ever seen an individual species evolve!" - Ben Stein

"What really counted was the possibility of escape, a leap of freedom, out of the implacable ritual, a wild run for it that would give whatever chance for hope there was. Of course, hope meant being cut down on some street corner, as you ran like mad, by a random bullet. But when I really thought it through, nothing was going to allow me such a luxury. Everything was against it; I would just be caught up in the machinery again." - Albert Camus

"At last the cold crept up my spine; at last it filled me from foot to head; at last I grew so chill and desolate that all thought and pain and awareness came to a standstill. I wasn't miserable anymore: I wasn't anything at all. I was a nothing- a random configuration of molecules. If my heart still beat I didn't know it. I was aware of one thing only; next to the gaping fact called Death, all I knew was nothing, all I did meant nothing, all I felt conveyed nothing. This was no passing thought. It was a gnawing, palpable emptiness more real than the cold." - David James Duncan

"You can't just have a thought. You have to follow the thought through. But everything starts with the thought." - Wayne Dyer

"Sincere thought means thought of concentration (quiet awareness). The thought of a distracted mind cannot be sincere" - Bruce Lee

"Poetry, therefore, we will call Musical Thought." - Thomas Carlyle

"Theology is only thought applied to religion." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"I thought Europe was a country?" - Kellie Pickler

"I thought men like that shot themselves." - George V

"Thought is the soul of act." - Robert Browning

"Virginity can be lost by a thought." - Jerome

"Thought that is silenced is always rebellious." - Alan Barth

"Will localizes us, thought universalizes us." - Henri Frederic Amiel

"The actuality of thought is life." - Aristotle

"By thought I embrace the universe." - Blaise Pascal

"Thought flies and words go on foot." - Julien Green

"I thought you hung the moon." - John Green

"Ink is the transcript of thought." - Alphonse De Lamartine

"Thought is energy. Active thought is active energy; concentrated thought is a concentrated energy. Thought concentrated on a definite purpose becomes power." - Charles F. Haanel

"Eloquence is the painting of thought ..." - Blaise Pascal

"Thought tends to collect in pools." - Wallace Stevens

"Nothing divides one so much as thought." - Reginald Horace Blyth

"Color must be thought, imagined, dreamed." - Gustave Moreau

"Try LSD, 100mg intramuscular... I thought so." - Aldous Huxley

"Thought is the fountain of speech." - Chrysippus

"A library is thought in cold storage." - Herbert Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel

"Wit is an unexpected explosion of thought." - Edwin Percy Whipple

"Labor is life; thought is light." - Victor Hugo

"Thought will not work except in silence." - Thomas Carlyle

"Revolution is but thought carried into action." - Emma Goldman

"...choosing words is harder than I thought." - Cynthia Lord

"Count the deed, not the thought." - Lloyd Alexander

"I thought the Egyptians had cured baldness." - Greg Proops

"The thought is not the thing." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"Reach for a better feeling thought." - Esther Hicks

"I've always thought of myself as shy," - Nicholson Baker

"Philosophy is the microscope of thought." - Victor Hugo

"Thought and action must never part company." - Hannah Arendt

"We should exterminate all rational thought." - William S Burroughs

"I am a left winger, thought." - Torbjorn Tannsjo

"The power of thought is extremely powerful." - Tenzin Palmo

"I never thought about doing men. Never." - Debbie Reynolds

"Each thought wants to be transmitted." - Alex Mero

"Thy wish was father... to that thought." - William Shakespeare

"Thought makes every thing fit for use." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Give thought to life and liberty." - Cyrano De Bergerac

"Shakespeare wrote, Einstein thought, Ataturk built." - Bill Clinton

"Well, I thought it was funny." - Stephen Colbert

"I thought unicorns were more . . . Fluffy." - Terry Pratchett

"I never thought of myself as handsome." - Willie Aames

"Life's more amusing than we thought." - Andrew Lang

"I stopped caring what people thought." - Namie Amuro



Random Thought, Thought, Abstract Thought, Bad Thought, Being Thought of, British Thought, Catholic thought, Chain of thought, Clarity of thought, Creative thought, Critical thought, Deep Thought, Diversity of Thought, Dog Thought, Emptiness of Thought, Good Thought, Happy Thought, History of Thought, Human Thought, Independence of Thought, Independent Thought, Individual Thought, Inspiring Thought, Interesting Thought, Just a Thought, Language and Thought, Laughter Thought, Lost in Thought, Love Thought,