"An expectation is a future object, recognised as belonging to me."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Samuel Alexander on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Samuel Alexander on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Samuel Alexander on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Samuel Alexander on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Samuel Alexander on William Shakespeare
"Both expectations and memories are more than mere images founded on previous experience."
"Psychology is the science of the act of experiencing, and deals with the whole system of such acts as they make up mental life."