Perception is an age old psychological topic which is both fascinating and confusing. Read the following famous awareness quotes, quotations and sayings to learn more.

Perception Quotes

Perception is of two kinds mainly, viz. phenomenal and psychological. The former deals with perception to objects, touch and other physical attributes. The latter denotes intuition and the way of looking at things. A famous example here would be, ‘is the glass half full or half empty?’ This infamous question has been asked to many people to determine their level of optimism and pessimism. Innumerable science fiction novels and articles have been written on perception and the overlapping of perception and reality. Read the next section to read about the famous awareness quotations and sayings.

A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower.

- Rudyard Kipling

Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.

- Rabindranath Tagore

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

- Leonardo da Vinci

Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.

- Meditations , Marcus Aurelius

Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.

- Corrie ten Boom

No wise man ever wished to be younger.

- Jonathan Swift

Knowledge is love and light and vision.

- The Story of My Life , Helen Keller

There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.

- Ansel Adams

I don't do drugs. I am drugs.

- Salvador Dali

Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.

- Stephen King

I don't think I ever feel sexy. I don't think that's for me to decide, if I'm sexy or not.

- Kenny Chesney

What you see is kinda what you get with me. I'm a very real person, or I hope to be, anyway. I don't have nothing to hide.

- Kenny Chesney

If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.

- Herman Hesse

People tend to associate anyone who looks and behaves differently with illegal or immoral activity.

- Marilyn Manson

One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.

- Marie Curie

Equality is not in regarding different things similarly, equality is in regarding different things differently.

- Still Life With Woodpecker , Tom Robbins

A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.

- William Blake

All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.

- Albert Einstein

My perception is that I've never done anything but work really hard.

- Val Kilmer

Things are never so bad they can't be made worse.

- Humphrey Bogart

When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.

- Blaise Pascal

It all depends on how we look at things, and not how they are in themselves.

- Carl Jung

People say that I'm a millionaire, but that's not true - I only spend millions.

- Robert Plant

Britney would make a better prostitute than Christina. She's thicker.

- Snoop Dogg

How strange that nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude.

- Emily Dickinson

I'm not going to limit myself just because people won't accept the fact that I can do something else.

- Dolly Parton

I don't care what people think. people are stupid.

- Charles Barkley

All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough.

- Angelina Jolie

In this possibly terminal phase of human existence, democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued - they may be essential to survival.

- Noam Chomsky

The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history.

- Noam Chomsky

I like someone who is a little crazy but coming from a good place. I think scars are sexy because it means you made a mistake that led to a mess.

- Angelina Jolie

I do have tatoos, and I do wear leather, but there are other sides of me, that my film express.

- Angelina Jolie

I like to hide behind the characters I play. Despite the public perception, I am a very private person who has a hard time with the fame thing.

- Angelina Jolie

If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.

- Angelina Jolie

It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.

- Epictetus

In my mind I'm a blind man doin' time.

- Tupac Shakur

I had three chairs in my house; one for solitude, two for friendship, three for society.

- Walden , Henry David Thoreau

I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.

- Charlie Chaplin

Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking. There are too many people who think that the only thing that's right is to get by, and the only thing that's wrong is to get caught.”

- J. C. Watts

In my last year of school, I was voted Class Optimist and Class Pessimist. Looking back, I realize I was only half right.

- Jack Nicholson

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