William James

William James

Quotes and Inspiration

API Tag: william-james
“Our view of the world is truly shaped by what we decide to hear.”
“Belief creates the actual fact.”
“Genius, in truth, means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.”
“Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.”
“Anything you may hold firmly in your imagination can be yours.”
“The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook.”
“Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.”
“We are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected in the deep.”
“If you can change your mind, you can change your life.”
“There are no differences but differences of degree between different degrees of difference and no difference.”
“Procrastination is attitude's natural assassin. There's nothing so fatiguing as an uncompleted task.”
“The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.”
“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.”
“Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.”
“Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.”
“When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that is in itself a choice.”

More Authors

Browse All Authors...

Get William James Quotes on Your Website

The ZenQuotes API is an incredibly easy to use data feed for your website or app. Developers love integrating our service into their projects. Some common use cases include: start pages, social bots, mental health apps, and IoT devices. Get running in less than a few minutes by reading the Full Documentation.

Browse Quotes by Keyword

Browse All Keywords...