Intuition Sayings and Quotes

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

Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else's.     

Billy Wilder

Good instincts usually tell you what to do long before your head has figured it out.     

Michael Burke

Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.     

Benjamin Spock

Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level.     

Joyce Brothers

Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way.     

Florence Scovel Shinn

All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.     

Alexis Carrel

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be Revelation.     

Eileen Caddy

Intuition is seeing with the soul.     

Dean Koontz

The truth about life and lie about life is not measured by others but by your intuition, which never lies.     

Santosh Kalwar

I feel there are two people inside me - me and my intuition. If I go against her, she'll screw me every time, and if I follow her, we get along quite nicely.     

Kim Basinger

The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness, call it intuition or what you will, and the solution comes to you and you don't know why or how.     

Albert Einstein

It is through science that we prove, but through intuition that we discover.     

Henri Poincare

Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind... The understanding can intuit nothing, the senses can think nothing. Only through their union can knowledge arise.     

Immanuel Kant

Intuition will tell the thinking mind where to look next.     

Dr. Jonas Salk

A new idea comes suddenly and in a rather intuitive way, but intuition is nothing but the outcome of earlier intellectual experience.     

Albert Einstein

Intuition is really a sudden immersion of the soul into the universal current of life.     

Paulo Coelho

Intuition is always right in at least two important ways; It is always in response to something. It always has your best interest at heart     

Gavin De Becker Quotes

Intuition is more than knowledge, and truth comes pure from the heart.     

Don Bradley

Listen to your inner voice... for it is a deep and powerful source of wisdom, beauty and truth, ever flowing through you... Learn to trust it, trust your intuition, and in good time, answers to all you seek to know will come, and the path will open before you.     

Caroline Joy Adams

What many refer to as intuition, then, is not the untaught or unteachable but instead is a learned understanding and respect of process, molded by experience and refined over a great deal of time and practice.     

Jon Kolko

No matter how deep a study you make. What you really have to rely on is your own intuition and when it comes down to it, you really don't know what's going to happen until you do it.     

Konosuke Matsushita

The only real valuable thing is intuition.     

Albert Einstein

All perceiving is also thinking, all reasoning is also intuition, all observation is also invention.     

Rudolf Arnheim

Never ignore a gut feeling, but never believe that it's enough.     

Robert Heller

Intuition isn't the enemy, but the ally, of reason.     

John Kord Lagemann

Intuition becomes increasingly valuable in the new information society precisely because there is so much data.     

John Naisbitt

A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.     

Frank Capra

All human knowledge thus begins with intuitions, proceeds thence to concepts, and ends with ideas.     

Immanuel Kant

Your time is limited, don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of other's opinion drown your own inner voice. Everything else is secondary.     

Steve Jobs

The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days.     

Lao Tzu

When you reach the end of what you should know, you will be at the beginning of what you should sense.     

Kahlil Gibran

Insight is not a lightbulb that goes off inside our heads. It is a flickering candle that can easily be snuffed out.     

Malcolm Gladwell

Come from the heart, the true heart, not the head. When in doubt, choose the heart. This does not mean to deny your own experiences and that which you have empirically learned through the years. It means to trust your self to integrate intuition and experience.     

Brian L. Weiss

Everything I have to say has already crossed your mind. Then possibly my answer has crossed yours.     

Arthur Conan Doyle

The truth about life and lie about life is not measured by others but by your intuition, which never lies.     

Santosh Kalwar

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.     

Oprah Winfrey

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.     

Albert Einstein

A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty.     

Rudyard Kipling

Notice what happens when you follow your intuitive feelings. The result is usually increased energy and power, and a sense of things flowing.     

Shakti Gawain

Your inner knowing is your only true compass.     

Joy Page

Instinct is untaught ability.     


Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.     

John Sterling

A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.     

Jawaharlal Nehru

Trusting your intuition often saves us from disaster.     

Anne Wilson Schae

There are things so deep and complex that only intuition can reach it in our stage of development as human beings.     

John Astin

Trusting your intuition means tuning in as deeply as you can to the energy you feel, following that energy moment to moment, trusting that it will lead you where you want to go and bring you everything you desire.     

Shakti Gawain

Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.     

Mother Teresa

There is a vitality, a life-force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action Keep the channel open.     

Martha Graham

All societies, ancient or modern, primitive or sophisticated, have guided themselves by values and goals rooted in the experience of deep intuition'.     

Willis Harman

Intuition is neither the ability to engage prophesy nor a means of avoiding financial loss or painful relationships. It is actually the ability to use energy data to make decisions in the immediate moment.     

Carolyn Myss