Marilyn Ferguson Quotes

Why should I know Marilyn Ferguson?

Marilyn Ferguson was an American new age author and public speaker known for her 1980 book 'The Aquarian Conspiracy'.

Born April 05, 1938
Died October 19, 2008

Books by Marilyn Ferguson


Best 18 Quotes by Marilyn Ferguson

“Fear is a question What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if you explore them.”

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“If we continue to believe as we have always believed, we will continue to act as we have always acted. If we continue to act as we have always acted, we will continue to get what we have always gotten.”

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“It's not so much that we're afraid of change or so in love with the old ways, but it's that place in between that we fear... It's like being between trapezes. There's nothing to hold on to.”

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“No one can persuade another to change. Each of us guards a gate of change that can only be opened from the inside. We cannot open the gate of another, either by agreement or by emotional appeal.”

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“Over the years your bodies become walking autobiographies, telling friends and strangers alike of the minor and major stresses of your lives.”

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“Risk always brings its own rewards: the exhilaration of breaking through, of getting to the other side; the relief of a conflict healed; the clarity when a paradox dissolves.”

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“The greatest revolution in our generation is that of human beings, who by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.”

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“The mind aware of itself is a pilot... vastly freer than a passenger mind.”

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“Things fall apart, so they can fall together at a higher level of order.”

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“Transformation is a journey without a final destination.”

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“Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.”

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“We cannot leave the trap until we know we are in it.”

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“Your past is not your potential. In any hour you can choose to liberate the future.”

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"The Aquarian Conspiracy" Quotes

“If we are to find our way across troubled waters, we are better served by the company of those who have built bridges, who have moved beyond despair and inertia.”

Marilyn Ferguson
The Aquarian Conspiracy

“Making mental connections is our most crucial learning tool, the essence of human intelligence; to forge links; to go beyond the given; to see patterns, relationships, context.”

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The Aquarian Conspiracy

“Of all the self-fulfilling prophecies in our culture, the assumption that aging means decline and poor health is probably the deadliest.”

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The Aquarian Conspiracy

“The creative process requires chaos before form emerges.”

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The Aquarian Conspiracy

“We have two strategies for coping; the way of avoidance or the way of attention.”

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The Aquarian Conspiracy