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Senses Quotes

Diane Ackerman once said, “There is no way in which to understand the world without first detecting it through the radar-net of our senses.” Our sensory powerhouse of eyes, ears, nose, tongue and skin helps us to perceive the world with all its wonders and beauty and appreciate it. These sense organs help us to sense the things around us and are the ultimate stimuli for all actions and reactions. Power up your senses with these famous senses quotations and sayings and have fun.

If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

The only difference between me and a madman is that I'm not mad.

- Salvador Dali

Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.

- Milan Kundera

Old men do it better. We're not so sensitive in certain areas.

- Robert Plant

Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.

- Emily Dickinson

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

Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.

- Voltaire

He whom the gods love dies young, while he is in health, has his senses and his judgments sound.

- Titus

Yet consider now, whether women are not quite past sense and reason, when they want to rule over men.

- John Calvin

All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.

- Critique of Pure Reason , Immanuel Kant

Philosophy is common sense with big words.

- James Madison

All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

The word love has by no means the same sense for both sexes, and this is one cause of the serious misunderstandings that divide them.

- Simone de Beauvoir

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.

- William Butler Yeats

Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.

- Chanakya

Unless you love someone, nothing else makes any sense.

- E. E. Cummings

Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes a man when he has occasion for it; courage which arises from a sense of duty acts; in a uniform manner.

- Joseph Addison

Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. A man that goes out a fool cannot ride or sail himself into common sense.

- Joseph Addison

He felt the loyalty we feel to unhappiness - the sense that is where we really belong.

- The Heart of the Matter , Graham Greene

Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.

- Graham Greene

I think there's something peculiar about me that I haven't died. It doesn't make sense but I refuse to die.

- Judy Garland

The last refuge of the insomniac is a sense of superiority to the sleeping world.

- Leonard Cohen

And I don't feel any form of music is beyond me in the sense of that I don't understand it or Ia don't have some love for some part of it.

- Elvis Costello

A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.

- Caesar and Cleopatra , George Bernard Shaw

A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous.

- Alfred Adler

Miracles occur naturally as expressions of love. The real miracle is the love that inspires them. In this sense everything that comes from love is a miracle.

- Marianne Williamson

If you have an ounce of common sense and one good friend you don't need an analyst.

- Joan Crawford

If you enjoy living, it is not difficult to keep the sense of wonder.

- Ray Bradbury

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.

- Alan Watts

By the time this concert ends this evening, 30,000 Africans will have died because of extreme poverty. By this time tomorrow evening, another 30,000. This does not make sense.

- Brad Pitt

I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff.

- Aleister Crowley

Popular opinions, on subjects not palpable to sense, are often true, but seldom or never the whole truth.

- John Stuart Mill

A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Let not a man do what his sense of right bids him not to do, nor desire what it forbids him to desire. This is sufficient. The skillful artist will not alter his measures for the sake of a stupid workman.

- Mencius

I believe in a long prolonged derangement of the senses in order to obtain the unknown.

- Jim Morrison

In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.

- Charles Lindbergh

No sense makes sense.

- Charles Manson

All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified.

- Thomas Huxley

Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.

- Lao Tzu

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.

- Gertrude Stein

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