An unexamined life is not worth living. –Socrates

I think, therefore I am. –Rene Descartes

Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight. –Thomas Carlyle

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. –Oscar Wilde

The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation. –Henry David Thoreau

Beware the barrenness of a busy life. –Socrates

They intoxicate themselves with work so they won’t see how they really are. –Aldous Huxley

Most people perform essentially meaningless work. When they retire, that truth is borne upon them. –Brendan Francis

Most of one’s life is a prolonged effort to avoid thinking. –Aldous Huxley

Orthodoxy means not thinking–not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness. –George Orwell

Most people would rather die than think and many of them do. –Bertrand Russell

Human kind/Cannot bear much reality. –T.S. Eliot

There is nothing in life except what one thinks of it. –Wallace Stevens

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so. –William Shakespeare

The quality of your happiness depends upon the quality of your thoughts. –Marcus Aurelius

The length of your life is less important than its depth. –Marilyn Vos Savant

Great thoughts come from the heart. –Marquis de Vauvenargues

Irony is wasted on the stupid. –Oscar Wilde

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