Favorite Quotations ~  Consciousness Boredom

"You can trust the unconscious." ~ Milton Erickson

Hawaiian Mysticism

A creative process that is thought out too much hinders one's unconscious, instinctive, and super conscious levels. ~ Marie Pobre

A man lives not only his personal life, as an individual, but also, consciously or unconsciously, the life of his epoch and his contemporaries. ~ Thomas Mann

A man who becomes conscious of the responsibility he bears toward another human being, or to an unfinished work, will never be able to throw away his life. He knows the why for his existence, and will be able to bear almost anyhow. ~ Viktor Frankl

Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate. ~ Carl Jung

It's exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorienting, and painful. ~ Adrienne Rich

Although each of us obviously inhabits a separate physical body, the laboratory data from a hundred years of parapsychology research strongly indicate that there is no separation in consciousness. ~ Russell Targ

Everybody Moral courage is a virtue of higher cast and nobler origin than physical. It springs from a consciousness of virtue and renders a man, in the pursuit or defense of right, superior to the fear of reproach, opposition, or contempt. ~ Samuel Goodrich

The unconscious is our best collaborator. ~ Mike Nichols

The power of the word is real whether or not you are conscious of it. Your own words are the bricks and mortars of the dreams you want to realize. Behind every word flows energy. ~ Sonia Choquette

You do your best work when you’re not conscious of yourself. ~ Peter Matthiessen

Hitch your unconscious mind to your writing arm. ~ Dorothea Brande

The unconscious creates, the ego edits. ~ Stanley Kunitz