Quotes - funny &/or wise – in some way related to insights.
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“If you want to learn to swim jump into the water. On dry land no frame of mind is ever going to help you.”
“It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes… we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions – especially selfish ones.”
“The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding.”
“I hope some animal never bores a hole in my head and lays its eggs in my brain, because later you might think you’re having a good idea but it’s just eggs hatching.”
“Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up as if nothing had happened”
“Alice laughed: “There’s no use trying,” she said; “one can’t believe impossible things.”
“I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was younger, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
Alice in Wonderland.