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Perception Quotes


These are some of the best 'Perception' quotations and sayings.

All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.

Expectations are the engines of our perceptions.

Make a point never so clear, and it is great odds that a man whose habits, and the bent of whose mind lie a contrary way shall be unable to comprehend it; - so weak a thing is reason in competition with inclination.

Penetration seems a kind of inspiration; it gives me an idea of prophecy.

Simple creatures, whose thoughts are not taken up, like those of educated people, with the care of a great museum of dead phrases, are very quick to see the live facts which are going on about them.

The heart has eyes that the brain knows nothing of.

To see what is right and not to do it, is want of courage.

We like to divine others, but do not like to be divined ourselves.