We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
We Liberals like to think our thoughts aren’t controlled. We pride ourselves on our independent thinking. We know we shouldn’t believe everything we read. We realize the media is skewed, we know it’s owned by a small group of people, we realize it’s biased, etc.
Family relationships trigger childhood wounds, and those wounds often trump our rational thinking. We can’t ‘rationally’ transcend the kind of primal pain that such relationships can arouse.
The mortal mind alone cannot devise an answer to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, because the true answer lies on a level of consciousness that’s beyond our mortal thinking. Quite simply, when it comes to Israel and the Palestinians, we need a miracle.
I am neither bitter nor cynical but I do wish there was less immaturity in political thinking.
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
I stay out of politics because if I begin thinking too much about politics, I’ll probably… drop writing children’s books and become a political cartoonist again.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
I think prime numbers are like life. They are very logical but you could never work out the rules, even if you spent all your time thinking about them.
Romance is thinking about your significant other, when you are supposed to be thinking about something else.