Perception Quotes

If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.

William Blake

Science is nothing but perception.

Plato

Because our entire universe is made up of consciousness, we never really experience the universe directly we just experience our consciousness of the universe, our perception of it, so right, our only universe is perception.

Alan Moore

There is no fixed physical reality, no single perception of the world, just numerous ways of interpreting world views as dictated by one’s nervous system and the specific environment of our planetary existence.

Deepak Chopra

There are children playing in the streets who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because they have modes of sensory perception that I lost long ago.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Most of the mistakes in thinking are inadequacies of perception rather than mistakes of logic.

Edward de Bono

Reality doesn’t bite, rather our perception of reality bites.

Anthony J. D’Angelo

To perceive means to immobilize… we seize, in the act of perception, something which outruns perception itself.

Henri Bergson

Intuition comes very close to clairvoyance; it appears to be the extrasensory perception of reality.

Alexis Carrel

What I had to learn was, that I’m only responsible for my perception of things. The world’s not out to get you. That’s not the way it works.

Chris Robinson

We are enslaved by anything we do not consciously see. We are freed by conscious perception.

Vernon Howard

You must consider, when reading this treatise, that mental perception, because connected with matter, is subject to conditions similar to those to which physical perception is subject. Maimonides