40 Thinking Quotes for a New Perspective

Thinking is the mental process of generating thoughts.

To put it another way, “thinking” is the process of thinking or reasoning.

Thinking is demonstrated when a person takes the time to consider a problem in their thoughts.

Thinking Quotes for a New Perspective

I have made a list of the best quotes about thinking for you.

Best Thinking Quotes of All Time

“Think higher, feel deeper.” ~ Elie Wiesel.

“The trouble is, you think you have time.” ~ Buddha.

“Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.” ~ Khalil Gibran.

“Please think about your legacy, because you’re writing it every day.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk.

“Self-disciplined begins with the mastery of your thoughts. If you don’t control what you think, you can’t control what you do. Simply, self-discipline enables you to think first and act afterward.” ~ Napoleon Hill.


“If you can’t stop thinking about it, don’t stop working on it.” ~ Michael Jordan.

“Instead of thinking outside the box, get rid of the box.” ~ Deepak Chopra.

“You may think I’m small, but I have a universe inside my mind.” ~ Yoko Ono.

Famous Thinking Quotes

“Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.” ~ Tim Ferriss.

“Start small, think big. Don’t worry about too many things at once. Take a handful of simple things to begin with, and then progress to more complex ones. Think about not just tomorrow, but the future. Put a ding in the universe.” ~ Steve Jobs.

“We think too much and feel too little.” ~ Charlie Chaplin.

“We are like magnets – like attract like. You become AND attract what you think.” ~ Rhonda Byrne.

“Your problems is that you think you have time.” ~ Carlos Castaneda.

“They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.” ~ Khalil Gibran.

Inspiring Thinking Quotes

“Age is whatever you think it is. You are as old as you think you are.” ~ Muhammad Ali.

“Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy. Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents.” ~ Ludwig van Beethoven.

“Authenticity is the daily practice of letting go of who we think we’re supposed to be and embracing who we are.” ~ Brené Brown.

“In today’s rush we all think too much, seek too much, want too much and forget about the joy of just Being.” ~ Eckhart Tolle.

“Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.” ~ Carl Sagan.

“Psychology is action, not thinking about oneself.” ~ Albert Camus.

“If you ever think about giving up, remember why you held on for so long.” ~ Hayley Williams.

“If you don’t have time, the truth is, you don’t have priorities. Think harder; don’t work harder.” ~ Tim Ferriss.

“We become what we think about.” ~ Earl Nightingale.

Top Thinking Quotes

“Your words will tell others what you think. Your actions will tell them what you believe.” ~ T.D. Jakes.

“Think big and don’t listen to people who tell you it can’t be done. Life’s too short to think small.” ~ Tim Ferriss.

“The future is a concept, it doesn’t exist. There is no such thing as tomorrow. There never will be, because time is always now. That’s one of the things we discover when we stop talking to ourselves and stop thinking. We find there is only present, only an eternal now.” ~ Alan Watts.

“He who learns but does not think, is lost. He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.” ~ Confucius.

“A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with Reality, and lives in a world of illusion.” ~ Alan Watts.

“Be bold and don’t worry about what people think. They don’t do it that often anyway.” ~ Tim Ferriss.

“People eat meat and think they will become as strong as an ox, forgetting that the ox eats grass.” ~ Pino Caruso.

“We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It’s a death trap.” ~ Anthony Hopkins.

“At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.” ~ Frida Kahlo.

“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” ~ Isaac Asimov.


“Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence.” ~ Thomas Stephen Szasz.

“It isn’t enough to think outside the box. Thinking is passive. Get used to acting outside the box.” ~ Tim Ferriss

“Don’t think about the past. Just be here now.” ~ Ram Dass.

“As you dissolve into love, your ego fades. You’re not thinking about loving; you’re just being love, radiating like the sun.” ~ Ram Dass.

“I don’t consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.” ~ Leonard Cohen.

“My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?” ~ Bob Hope.

“I can’t think of anything better in the world to be but a vegan.” ~ Alicia Silverstone.

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