Consciousness Quotes

No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.

Albert Einstein


Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity.



There is no coming to consciousness without pain.

Carl Jung


The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness.

Lao Tzu


My unconscious knows more about the consciousness of the psychologist than his consciousness knows about my unconscious.

Karl Kraus


Everything in the Universe, throughout all its kingdoms, is conscious: i.e., endowed with a consciousness of its own kind and on its own plane of perception.

H.P. Blavatsky


I believe it is essential for our planetary future to develop tools that can change the consciousness which has created the crisis that we are in.

Stanislav Grof


Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer.

Barbara de Angelis


A rare experience of a moment at daybreak, when something in nature seems to reveal all consciousness, cannot be explained at noon. Yet it is part of the day’s unity.

Charles Ives


The real history of consciousness starts with one’s first lie.

Joseph Brodsky


Changing mass consciousness is an individual responsibility.

Dennis Weaver


Life is a state of consciousness.

Emmet Fox


Only those within whose own consciousness the sun rise and set, the leaves burgeon and wither, can be said to be aware of what living is.

Joseph Wood Krutch


Where you are in consciousness has everything to do with what you see in experience.

Eric Butterworth


I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.

Mahatma Gandhi


True philosophy must start from the most immediate and comprehensive fact of consciousness: ‘I am life that wants to live, in the midst of life that wants to live’.

Albert Schweitzer


Consciousness is only possible through change; change is only possible through movement.

Aldous Huxley


Consciousness cannot be accounted for in physical terms. For consciousness is absolutely fundamental. It cannot be accounted for in terms of anything else.

Erwin Schrödinger