A Quote by J. (Jiddu) Krishnamurti on intelligence, observation, evaluation, zen, and non-duality

"To observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence."

J. Krishnamurti (1895 - 1986)

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A Quote by Brian Eno on awareness, observation, and intention

Honor thy error as hidden intention.

Brian Eno

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A Quote by Plato on awareness, observation, thinking, and creativity

Thinking is the talking of the soul to itself.

Plato (c.427 - 347 BC)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on failure, observation, and work

When I was a young man I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. I didn't want to be a failure, so I did ten times more work.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by Yukio Mishima on astronomy, observation, perception, theory, truth, and universe

By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.

Yukio Mishima

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A Quote by Yogi Berra on justice and observation

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra (1925 -)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on observation

The late M. Venizelos observed that in all her wars England - he should have said Britain, of course - always wins one battle - the last. Eleutherios Venizelos, 1864-1936, Greek statesman.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Speech at the Lord Mayor's Day Luncheon, London, November 10, l942

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on friendship, love, men, observation, and war

Brutus, I do observe you now of late: I have not from your eyes that gentleness And show of love as I was wont to have: You bear too stubborn and too strange a hand Over your friend that loves you. Poor Brutus, with himself at war, Forgets the shows of love to other men.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: Julius Cesar, Act 1, scene 2.

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on observation and time

For he is but a bastard to the time that doth not smack of observation.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: King John

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A Quote by Will Rogers on observation and politics

The more you observe politics, the more you've got to admit that each party is worse than the other.

Will Rogers (1879 - 1935)

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