Confusion Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”(Exeter) William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]When envy breeds unkind division: / There comes the ruin, there begins confusion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”(Macduff) William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion now hath made his masterpiece.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”(Young Clifford) William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Shame and confusion! all is on the rout: / Fear frames disorder, and disorder wounds / Where it should guard. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”A. J. Liebling” float=”none” width=”100%”]People everywhere confuse what they read in newspapers with news.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Al Gore” float=”none” width=”100%”]The single most surprising new element in America’s national conversation is the prominence and intensity of constant fear. Moreover, there is an uncharacteristic and persistent confusion about the sources of that fear; we seem to be having unusual difficult distinguishing between illusory and legitimate ones. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aman Mathur” float=”none” width=”100%”]I have a theory about girls. The more you run after them, the more they will run away from you. But if you run away from them they will be confused and will run after you to find out the reason for their confusion. And we have to take advantage of such a confusion of a confused girl![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ann Petry” float=”none” width=”100%”]Listening to The Weasel [unpleasant person] was like having a dirty hand paw through your personal belongings, leaving them in confusion; and so soiled that after the first look you were disgusted and tempted to throw them away, for they had changed. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anne Austin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is an often too subtle sign of paranoia.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anyone who isn’t confused here doesn’t really understand what’s going on.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]That as soon as a party has gained its general point, each member becomes intent upon his particular interest; which, thwarting others, breaks that party into divisions and occasions more confusion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Billy Graham” float=”none” width=”100%”]God speaks to those who are prepared in their hearts to listen. Discern the voice from heaven above the noisy din of earth’s confusion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Billy Graham” float=”none” width=”100%”]Man is a rebel, and a rebel is naturally in confusion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Billy Graham” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are storms in your own life; storms of temptation, confusion, and difficulty… An uneasy conscience says, “Stop before it is too late!”[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Billy Graham” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are living in a topsy-turvy world, where all is confusion. But you may be sure that it is confusion with a plan—Satan’s plan! [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian Friel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is not an ignoble condition.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chuang Tzu” float=”none” width=”100%”]He who knows he is a fool is not the biggest fool; He who knows he is confused is not in the worst confusion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”D. H. Lawrence” float=”none” width=”100%”]Try to find your deepest issue in every confusion, and abide by that.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dale Carnegie” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is the main cause of worry.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fyodor Dostoevsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]Much unhappiness has come into the world because of bewilderment and things left unsaid.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Saunders” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t be afraid to be confused. Try to remain permanently confused. Anything is possible. Stay open, forever, so open it hurts, and then open up some more, until the day you die, world without end, amen.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Harry S. Truman” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you can’t convince them; confuse them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry James” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life being all inclusion and confusion, and art being all discrimination and selection. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Miller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is a word we have invented for an order which is not yet understood[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Kerouac” float=”none” width=”100%”]I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Kornfield” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do not doubt your own basic goodness. In spite of all confusion and fear, you are born with a heart that knows what is just, loving, and beautiful.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Welch” float=”none” width=”100%”]Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jaggi Vasudev” float=”none” width=”100%”]Conclusion means death. Confusion means possibility. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Agee” float=”none” width=”100%”]The mere attempt to examine my own confusion would consume volumes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Baldwin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is a luxury which only the very, very young can possibly afford and you are not that young anymore.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean-Paul Sartre” float=”none” width=”100%”]But the being which is thus revealed to me is its being-for-others. That this confusion may lead to absurdities can be clearly seen in connection with the famous problem of “inverted vision.”[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joe R. Lansdale” float=”none” width=”100%”]The logic of a madman is a sane man’s confusion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joe Rogan” float=”none” width=”100%”]We all go through doubt. It’s hard. Those difficult moments are what build your character. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Milton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Milton” float=”none” width=”100%”]With ruin upon ruin, rout on rout, / Confusion worse confounded. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johnny Depp” float=”none” width=”100%”]I pretty much try to stay in a constant state of confusion just because of the expression it leaves on my face.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Addison” float=”none” width=”100%”]Should the whole frame of nature round him break, / In ruin and confusion hurled, / He, unconcerned, would hear the mighty crack, / And stand secure amidst a falling world. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josh Bartok” float=”none” width=”100%”]Where there is confusion is where peace can arise. When confusion is penetrated with understanding, what remains is peace. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”L. Ron Hubbard” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is uncertainty. Confusion is stupidity. Confusion is insecurity. When you think of uncertainty, stupidity and insecurity, think of confusion and you’ll have it down pat. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Larry Leissner” float=”none” width=”100%”]If confusion leads to knowledge, then I must be a genius.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marty Indik” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is always the most honest response.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mason Cooley” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the theater of confusion, knowing the location of the exits is what counts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matthew Underwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life is full of confusion. Confusion of love, passion, and romance. Confusion of family and friends. Confusion with life itself. What path we take, what turns we make. How we roll our dice.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Max Ehrmann” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the noisy confusion of life keep peace with your soul. With all its sham, drudgery and broken dreams, it is still a beautiful world. Be careful. Strive to be happy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael J. Gelb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is the welcome mat at the door of creativity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Stipe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes I’m confused by what I think is really obvious. But what I think is really obvious obviously isn’t obvious?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nassim Nicholas Taleb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Injecting some confusion stabilizes the system.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Neil Gaiman” float=”none” width=”100%”]We often confuse what we wish for with what is.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Raël” float=”none” width=”100%”]In a world where order is chaos, where wise men are viewed as fools and where fools are ruling the world and viewed as wise men, there is a need to create a real new world order. A new world order where the mental confusion will disappear, where peace and love will prevail and where the Human Rights will be really fully respected. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Frost” float=”none” width=”100%”]I’m not confused, I’m just well mixed[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Roman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just a little something I like to say when I’m confused so that I’m not alone in my confusion. See? It works.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Salvador Dalí” float=”none” width=”100%”]What is important is to spread confusion, not eliminate it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samael Aun Weor” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are two types of thoughts in each one of us. One comes from the personality and the other from the universe or God. The thoughts coming from God are more simple and the ones of the personality more complicated. Any confusion is based on ignorance. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Beckett” float=”none” width=”100%”]The confusion is not my invention. We cannot listen to a conversation for five minutes without being aware of the confusion. It is all around us and our only chance now is to let it in. The only chance of renovation is to open our eyes and see the mess. It is not a mess you can make sense of.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Goldwyn” float=”none” width=”100%”]If I look confused it’s because I’m thinking.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Night comes at last, and some hours of restlessness and confusion brings me again to a day of solitude. What shall exclude the black dog from a habitation like this? [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wherever I turned my view, there was perplexity to be disentangled, and confusion to be regulated.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sarah Tomley” float=”none” width=”100%”]You reach for information from your secondary system—your feelings—and they’re doing a kind of roller coaster ride around from joy to humiliation and back, settling on a general feeling of confusion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Saul Bellow” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the greatest confusion there is still an open channel to the soul. It may be difficult to find because by midlife it is overgrown, and some of the wildest thickets that surround it grow out of what we describe as our education. But the channel is always there, and it is our business to keep it open, to have access to the deepest part of ourselves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shannon L. Alder” float=”none” width=”100%”]The most confused you will ever get is when you try to convince your heart and spirit of something your mind knows is a lie.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”St. Ignatius Loyola” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is true that the voice of God, having once fully penetrated the heart, becomes strong as the tempest and loud as the thunder, but before reaching the heart it is as weak as a light breath which scarcely agitates the air. It shrinks from noise, and is silent amid agitation. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tallulah Bankhead” float=”none” width=”100%”]Acting is a form of confusion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thai Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Confusion is a chicken with shattered eyes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Gray” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ruin seize thee, ruthless King! / Confusion on thy banners wait. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas McGuane” float=”none” width=”100%”]Unusable and contradictory thoughts filled Quinn’s mind with almost physical duress as though his poor head were a golf ball which, slashed open, shows its severed rubber filaments snapping and racing about in confusion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Peters” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you’re not confused, you’re not paying attention.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”U. Peter” float=”none” width=”100%”]Today, if you are not confused, you are just not thinking clearly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vernon Howard” float=”none” width=”100%”]For every problem or confusion and for every desire or ambition there is an available force waiting for your call.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Walt Whitman” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the confusion we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single word.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Congreve” float=”none” width=”100%”]O, nothing is more alluring than a levee from a couch in some confusion.[/wpsm_quote]