William James Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old William James quotes, William James sayings, and William James proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.'

Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune. William James
Pure experience is the name I gave to the immediate flux of life which furnishes the material to our later reflection with its conceptual categories. William James
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. William James
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. William James
If you can change your mind, you can change your life. William James
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated. William James