thought quotes

Dialectic thought is an attempt to break through the coercion of logic by its own means.Theodor Adorno

I have always thought of myself as a Czechoslovak Catholic.Madeleine Albright

There are people who have never been taught anything, and know everything, have never been anywhere, and understand everything, have never given a moment's thought to anything, and comprehend everything. 'Blessed hands' is the name bestowed on these fortunate beings. The world envies, honours and respects them.Sholom Aleichem

Everything has to be well thought out - what do you really need, when can you do with less coverage.Debbie Allen

Clapton asked my brother to play on his record. I thought that was the most wonderful thing in the world.Gregg Allman

When I got out of high school, I thought, I'll take a year or two off and play the clubs, get this out of my system, and then go to med school.Gregg Allman

It came as a great shock to me when I heard that England and Soviet Russia had become allies. So much so that I thought that the people responsible in London were acting in a manner that no longer coincided with British imperial interests.John Amery

Thought is a kind of opium; it can intoxicate us, while still broad awake; it can make transparent the mountains and everything that exists.Henri Frederic Amiel

For purposes of action nothing is more useful than narrowness of thought combined with energy of will.Henri Frederic Amiel

Life for me has been exactly what I thought it would be, a cake, which I have eaten and had too.Margaret Anderson

I thought it was all a flash in the pan. It wasn't until Broadway came along that I felt I had really made it.Julie Andrews

The first time I thought about attempting a body suspension was after watching a documentary on rites-of-passage ceremonies from other cultures. I was completely intrigued by what these people put their bodies through.Criss Angel

I was 18 when I started. I was hanging out with some friends and they asked if I had tried stand-up before. I hadn't, but I thought: 'What the hell?' So I went to an open mic night, and I liked it.Aziz Ansari

I caved in to what people wanted me to do. I thought that they weren't going to like me if I didn't.Fiona Apple

I'm a little more measured. That sense of urgency I thought accompanied things - it can take a little longer. You have to take the long view.Michael Arad

When I first started going to Portland, people told me about Stumptown. They were like 'Oh, it's the best coffee,'and I thought, 'How good could it really be?' I'm like, 'Sure, great, uh... I'd love to see it.' But then when I went, it truly, I am not kidding, is the best coffee I have ever had.Fred Armisen

Retired is being tired twice, I've thought, first tired of working, then tired of not.Richard Armour

I was always interested in films and thought that was the path I should go down, but I didn't start pursuing acting until I was 17.Jonas Armstrong

I thought the attractions of being an astronaut were actually, not so much the Moon, but flying in a completely new medium.Neil Armstrong

It was from an old friend who thought he was dying. Anyway, he said, 'Life and death issues don't come along that often, thank God, so don't treat everything like it's life or death. Go easier.'Thomas Arnold