Clarity Sayings and Quotes

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

Once in a while you get a moment of clarity an inspiration and they don't come that frequently.     

Paul Reiser

It's a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal.     

Steve Maraboli

Mystification is simple; clarity is the hardest thing of all.     

Julian Barnes

There are few things more powerful than a life lived with passionate clarity.     

Erwin McManus

Having knowledge but lacking the power to express it clearly is no better than never having any ideas at all.     


Seeking Clarity is seeking connection with the universe. To connect is to understand; to be clear is to be enlightened.     

Annie Zalezsak

Perfect clarity would profit the intellect but damage the will.     

Blaise Pascal

A lack of clarity could put the brakes on any journey to success.     

Steve Maraboli

You get clarity as you get sober, and you get clarity as you get older.     

Nikki Sixx

A few times in my life I've had moments of clarity where the silence drowns out the noise and I can feel rather than think.     

Tom Ford

Clarity is the counterbalance of profound thoughts.     

Luc De Clapiers

We see in order to move; we move in order to see.     

William Gibson

I had a moment of clarity, saw the feeling in the heart of things, walked out to the garden crying.     

Allen Ginsberg

The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality.     

Conan O'Brien

Clarify what you are for, not against. This is true power.     

Annie Zalezsak

You must first clearly see a thing in your mind before you can do it.     

Alex Morrison

When people will not weed their own minds, they are apt to be overrun by nettles.     

Horace Walpole

For me the greatest beauty always lies in the greatest clarity.     

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.     

Karl von Clausewitz

I look at the human life like an experiment. Every new moment, every new experience, tragic or otherwise, is an opportunity to gain a more accurate perspective and helps lead me to clarity.     

Steve Gleason

When the meaning is unclear there is no meaning.     

Marty Rubin

Clarity, clarity, surely clarity is the most beautiful thing in the world, a limited, limiting clarity I have not and never did have any motive of poetry, but to achieve clarity.     

George Oppen

A 20/20 mindset produces clarity, joy, and peace in your life. It produces results.     

Farshad Asl

For those who confuse you, recognize that their confusion is theirs and your clarity is yours.     

Barbara Marciniak

You must read, you must persevere, you must sit up nights, you must inquire, and exert the utmost power of your mind. If one way does not lead to the desired meaning, take another; if obstacles arise, then still another; until, if your strength holds out, you will find that clear which at first looked dark.     

Giovanni Boccaccio

Every loss recapitulates earlier losses, but every affirmation of identity echoes earlier moments of clarity.     

Mary Catherine Bateson

Clarity is the most important thing. I can compare clarity to pruning in gardening. You know, you need to be clear. If you are not clear, nothing is going to happen. You have to be clear. Then you have to be confident about your vision. And after that, you just have to put a lot of work in.     

Diane Von Furstenberg

He had a moment of clarity about how life should be lived: not as a child or as a woman. They were the two worst things to be.     

Alice Sebold

Clarity keeps you from boredom.     

Kim Basinger

When things feel murky and unsure, fine tuning our hearing so as to distinguish the voice of our Innermost Self brings clarity.     

Kristi Bowman

I honour the clarity of the present moment, and the stillness at the centre of being mine & others, even in the midst of so much doing.     

Jay Woodman

If you can simply drop yourself from the moment, you can still experience life and with more clarity.     

Roshan Sharma

More important than the quest for certainty is the quest for clarity.     

Francois Gautier

Clear thinking at the wrong moment can stifle creativity.     

Karl Lagerfeld

Clarity and focus doesn't always come from God or inspirational quotes. Usually, it takes your mother to slap the reality back into you.     

Shannon L. Alder

The more of me I be, the clearer I can see.     

Rachel Archelaus

A solid answer to everything is not necessary. Blurry concepts influence one to focus, but postulated clarity influences arrogance.     

Criss Jami

Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence.     

Thomas Szasz

Clarity and peace of mind are powerful tools. Achieving either and both is only possible when we allow ourselves to see life in all its variance.     

Carlos Wallace

Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what he loves.     

Blaise Pascal

When the defects of others are perceived with so much clarity, it is because one possesses them oneself.     

Jules Renard

Clarity affords focus.     

Thomas Leonard

In the kingdom of glass everything is transparent, and there is no place to hide a dark heart.     

Vera Nazarian

Everyone must have a voice, and everyone deserves clarity.     

Kevin Plank

One should use common words to say uncommon things.     

Arthur Schopenhauer

Everyone sees the unseen in proportion to the clarity of his heart, and that depends upon how much he has polished it. Whoever has polished it more sees more, more unseen forms become manifest to him.     

Jalal ad-Din Rumi