Bradley A. Blakeman - Today self-consciousness no longer means anything but reflection on the ego as embarrassment, as realization of impotence: knowing that one is nothing.
[ Anything Ego Embarrassment Impotence Knowing Longer Means Nothing Realization Reflection Self-Consciousness Today]
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Paul Mazursky - In Socrates' thought the two marks of individual self-consciousness appear; it is practical and it is social.
[ Appear Individual Marks Practical Self-Consciousness Social Socrates Thought Two]
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Eugenio Montale - I don't want it to be all that self-conscious or artificial, but it really grows out of my having invented myself as a listener so that I could hear her voice.
[ Artificial Could Grows Having Hear Her Invented Listener Myself Out Really Self-Conscious Voice Want]
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Suzi Quatro - Works of art produced in the contemporary world are a further expression of that. But I don't think there is an active, ongoing nihilist self-consciousness in the artist.
[ Active Art Artist Contemporary Expression Further Ongoing Produced Self-Consciousness Think Works World]
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Jean Richepin - Thus in Christianity the alienation had become total, and it was this total alienation that was the biggest obstacle to the progress of self-consciousness.
[ Alienation Become Biggest Christianity Had Obstacle Progress Self-Consciousness Thus Total]
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- Well, the real Eric Bogosian is pretty self-conscious of himself.
[ Eric Himself Pretty Real Self-Conscious Well]
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- Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism; and excessive sensibility is only another name for morbid self-consciousness. The cure for tender sensibilities is to make more of our objects and less of our selves.
[ Allied Another Closely Cure Egotism Excessive Less Make Morbid More Name Objects Only Our Self-Consciousness Selves Sensibilities Sensibility Sensitiveness Tender]
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- Don't think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It's self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can't try to do things. You simply must do things.
[ Anything Creativity Enemy Lousy Must Self-Conscious Simply Things Think Thinking Try]
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- Inspiration may be a form of super-consciousness, or perhaps of subconsciousness I wouldn't know. But I am sure it is the antithesis of self-consciousness.
[ Am Antithesis Form Inspiration Know May Perhaps Self-Consciousness Sure]
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- The years between 1800 and 1825 were distinguished, so far as our domestic development was concerned, by the growth of the Western pioneer Democracy in power and self-consciousness.
[ Between Concerned Democracy Development Distinguished Domestic Far Growth Our Pioneer Power Self-Consciousness Were Western Years]
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- For me, the first fact of human existence is the human body. But if you embrace the reality of the human body, you embrace mortality, and that is a very difficult thing for anything to do because the self-conscious mind cannot imagine non-existence. It's impossible to do.
[ Anything Because Body Cannot Difficult Embrace Existence Fact First Human Imagine Impossible Mind Mortality Non-Existence Reality Self-Conscious Thing Very]
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- You're either sexy or you're not. I'm very self-conscious about my physiognomy.
[ Either Physiognomy Self-Conscious Sexy Very]
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- When I was very young, I used to share much of what I wrote with my family, but as I got older and more self-conscious, it became a much more private process.
[ Became Family Got More Much Older Private Process Self-Conscious Share Used Very Wrote Young]
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- It is ironic that the one thing that all religions recognize as separating us from our creator, our very self-consciousness, is also the one thing that divides us from our fellow creatures. It was a bitter birthday present from evolution.
[ Also Birthday Bitter Creator Creatures Divides Evolution Fellow Ironic Our Present Recognize Religions Self-Consciousness Separating Thing Us Very]
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- For a while I couldn't leave the house by myself. Even if I was just grocery shopping alone, I'd get self-conscious.
[ Alone Even Get Grocery House Just Leave Myself Self-Conscious Shopping While]
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- I have two books that were published quite some time ago. I start to read about three sentences. I have to close it. I am so self-conscious. Who did I think I was?
[ Ago Am Books Close Did Published Quite Read Self-Conscious Sentences Some Start Think Three Time Two Were]
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- The book has many different characteristics: some are extremely old-fashioned storytelling traits, but there are also a fair number of postmodern traits, and the self-consciousness is one.
[ Also Book Characteristics Different Extremely Fair Many Number Old-Fashioned Postmodern Self-Consciousness Some Storytelling Traits]
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- I think my voice worked out fine, but it was a lot of work for me. And I was very self-conscious about it. I was a bit self-conscious about writing lyrics too.
[ Bit Fine Lot Lyrics Out Self-Conscious Think Too Very Voice Work Worked Writing]
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- It avoids a self-conscious relationship to the act. We live in the most self-conscious society in the history of mankind. There are good things in that, but there are also terrible things. The worst of it is, that we find it hard to give ourselves to the cultural process.
[ Act Also Avoids Cultural Find Give Good Hard History Live Mankind Most Ourselves Process Relationship Self-Conscious Society Terrible Things Worst]
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- Actors cannot choose the manner in which they are born. Consequently, it is the one gesture in their lives completely devoid of self-consciousness.
[ Actors Born Cannot Choose Completely Consequently Devoid Gesture Lives Manner Self-Consciousness Their Which]
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- It is, I think, an indisputable fact that Americans are, as Americans, the most self-conscious people in the world, and the most addicted to the belief that the other nations of the earth are in a conspiracy to under value them.
[ Addicted Americans Belief Conspiracy Earth Fact Indisputable Most Nations Other Self-Conscious Them Think Under Value World]
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- I was always a self-conscious person.
[ Always Person Self-Conscious]
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- Strangers still leave me self-conscious.
[ Leave Self-Conscious Still Strangers]
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- We are all very individual. You have to find out what you can do best, and be self-conscious about that.
[ Best Find Individual Out Self-Conscious Very]
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- We hit a stride where all self-consciousness disappeared.
[ Disappeared Hit Self-Consciousness Stride Where]
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- But there is another danger besetting your path. I mean the error of regarding your own capacities instead of your work, of putting self-consciousness in place of God.
[ Another Besetting Capacities Danger Error God Instead Mean Own Path Place Putting Regarding Self-Consciousness Work Your]
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- When I first began, the technicians, camera and makeup men made me feel so self-conscious that I began to have the biggest inferiority complex about my looks.
[ Began Biggest Camera Complex Feel First Inferiority Looks Made Makeup Men Self-Conscious Technicians]
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- In the vanity of self-consciousness one feels at a long remove above the ordinary love and trustfulness of a simple and pure heart.
[ Above Feels Heart Long Love Ordinary Pure Remove Self-Consciousness Simple Vanity]
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- Everyone's projecting onto you, or you feel like everyone is judging you. I feel like I'm being judged a lot of the time. You become really self-conscious.
[ Become Being Everyone Feel Judged Judging Lot Onto Projecting Really Self-Conscious Time]
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- I was pretty dead set against ever writing an academic novel. It's always been my view that there are already more than enough academic novels and that most of them aren't any good. Most of them are self-conscious and bitter, the work of people who want to settle grudges.
[ Academic Against Already Always Any Been Bitter Dead Enough Ever Good Grudges More Most Novel Novels Pretty Self-Conscious Set Settle Than Them View Want Work Writing]
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- When I was there, something clicked in my head; I found myself interviewing people, searching out facts and figures. Later on I became much more self-conscious of what I was doing.
[ Became Clicked Doing Facts Figures Found Head Interviewing Later More Much Myself Out Searching Self-Conscious Something]
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- There's something about prime time television and the way the song is going to come off on the air. I'm very concerned, very self-conscious about that.
[ Air Come Concerned Going Off Prime Self-Conscious Something Song Television Time Very Way]
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- I admire our ancestors, whoever they were. I think the first self-conscious person must have shaken in his boots. Because as he becomes self-conscious, he's no longer part of nature. He sees himself against nature. He looks at the vastness of the universe and it looks hostile.
[ Admire Against Ancestors Because Becomes Boots First Himself His Hostile Longer Looks Must Nature Our Part Person Sees Self-Conscious Shaken Think Universe Vastness Were Whoever]
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- I don't really like to play live. I don't like to be on stage. I feel very self-conscious.
[ Feel Live Play Really Self-Conscious Stage Very]
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- Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.
[ Incapable Instinct Intelligence Self-Consciousness]
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- There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them.
[ Almost Any Arrived Banal Become Case Choices Could Deeply Fear Full Ideas Many Meaning Personal Put Rather Seem Self-Conscious Them Too Understood Way Which Words]
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- We all self-conscious. I'm just the first to admit it.
[ Admit First Just Self-Conscious]
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