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  • "Knowing reality means constructing systems of transformations that correspond, more or less adequately, to reality." — Jean Piaget
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  • "Not a single one of the cells that compose you knows who you are, or even cares." — Daniel Dennett




  • "No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience." — John Locke


  • "A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be." — Abraham Maslow


  • "The real question is not whether machines think but whether men do. The mystery which surrounds a thinking machine already surrounds a thinking man." — B. F. Skinner


  • "Everywhere I go, I find a poet has been there before me." — Sigmund Freud


  • "Rationalization may be defined as self-deception by reasoning." — Karen Horney


  • "Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact." — William James


  • "Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart ... Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens." — Carl Jung


  • "Don't become a mere recorder of facts, but try to penetrate the mystery of their origin." — Ivan Pavlov


  • "Knowing reality means constructing systems of transformations that correspond, more or less adequately, to reality." — Jean Piaget


  • "Loneliness is a barrier that prevents one from uniting with the inner self." — Carl Rogers


  • "To the intelligent man with an interest in human nature it must often appear strange that so much of the energy of the scientific world has been spent on the study of the body and so little on the study of the mind." — Edward Thorndike



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  • "For every question somewhere there is a answer. But the answer to the question is limitless because the answer has the ability to create limitless questions. " - Christopher Monson Miconi -- 11:16, 9 December 2006 (UTC)
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  • People are just as wonderful as sunsets if I can let them be... When I look at a sunset, I don’t find myself saying, "Soften the orange a bit on the right hand corner"... I don’t try to control a sunset. I watch with awe as it unfolds. (Carl Rogers, 1980, p. 22, as cited in Sundberg et al., 2002, p. 99).