Talking To Yourself Quotes by Brittany Howard, Tim Burton, Nigel Hamilton, Cesare Pavese, Philip Roth, Martyn Lloyd-Jones and many others.
Songwriting is like talking to yourself when there is no one to talk to.
If you want people to leave you alone then appearing to be crazy is a good thing. If you’re walking down the street talking to yourself people tend to give you a wide berth! But I’ve always been blessed with being easily ignored or avoided. I think maybe it’s because people think I look a little crazy.
If the reader doesn’t understand what you’re saying, you’re talking to yourself.
Writing is a fine thing, because it combines the two pleasures of talking to yourself and talking to a crowd.
Teaching … particularly in the 1990s, teaching what is far and away the dumbest generation in American history, is the same as walking up Broadway in Manhattan talking to yourself, except instead of eighteen people who hear you in the street talking to yourself, they’re all in the room. They know, like, nothing.
Have you realized that most of your unhappiness in life is due to the fact that you are listening to yourself instead of talking to yourself?
Talking to yourself proves only one thing: you’re still unable to tell the difference between good and bad company.
Be quick to pray. Stop talking to yourself. Talk to Christ.
talking to yourself again, jas? yes, it beats talking to you. oh, time machine back to first grade much? only to visit your brain.
The measure of a conversation is how much mutual recognition there is in it; how much shared there is in it. If you’re talking about what’s in your own head, or without thought to what people looking and listening will feel, you might as well be in a room talking to yourself.
A psychiatrists is the next man you start talking to after you start talking to yourself.
A lot of my work is process-oriented. I delve into my work and sit alone in silence and work with the material and process it, like talking to yourself.
If you aren’t feeding the fire of anger or the fire of craving by talking to yourself, then the fire doesn’t have anything to feed on.
You find out what you think by talking to yourself.