Subjects — C

Consciousness Quotations

The subconscious is ceaselessly murmuring, and it is by listening to these murmurs that one hears the truth.

I am attracted to the moment when consciousness ceases: the moments of survival, of animal intensity, of violence, when there is no multiplicity, no potential for different levels of thought: there is only one — the present in its absoluteness.

It is our less conscious thoughts and our less conscious actions which mainly mould our lives and the lives of those who spring from us.

The unconscious is the ocean of the unsayable, of what has been expelled from the land of language, removed as a result of ancient prohibitions.

Consciousness is much more than the thorn, it is the dagger in the flesh.

Of Consciousness, her awful Mate. The Soul cannot be rid — as easy the secreting her behind the Eyes of God.

His was a great sin who first invented consciousness. Let us lose it for a few hours.

The ego is not master in its own house.

Consciousness is a phase of mental life which arises in connection with the formation of new habits. When habit is formed, consciousness only interferes to spoil our performance.

Our normal waking consciousness, rational consciousness as we call it, is but one special type of consciousness, whilst all about it, parted from it by the filmiest of screens, there lie potential forms of consciousness entirely different.