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60+ Intuition Quotes [Text & Images]

Intuition quotes inspire us to listen to that inner voice of guidance, whether in business or in our personal lives. You’ll find the following inspirational intuition quotes and sayings helpful in promoting and developing intuition.

Quotes on intuition

I’ve compiled these inspirational quotes on intuition from authors, spiritualists, scientists, artists, educators, and more.

What did Einstein say about intuition? Einstein was a master of intuition and you’ll find Einstein intuition quotes included in this article here and there, referring to the rational vs intuitive mind and knowingness.

Long & Short inspirational quotes about intuition

I love the short quotes on intuition because they are simple to remember and serve as prompts to easily remind us of the importance of developing the potential for intuition. Enjoy!

on intuition meaning – What it feels like

Intuition is really nothing more than an internal mechanism that aids you in any and all of your decision-making.

— Demi Moore, American actress

Nature and Intuition Quotes

Getting out into nature is one way of relaxing and attracting intuitive thought. Einstein was known to do this.

Nature is the silent witness to intuition and without nature, we cannot revive our intuition.

Malidoma Patrice Somé, West African elder and author, Innsæi
nature is the silent witness to intuition, quote by Malidoma Patrice Somé

The universe is made of pure energy, the nature of which is to move and flow.

— Shakti Gawain, author, Creative Visualization

On the study of intuition

…studying intuition is unlike studying most other phenomena that are the focus of scientific investigation.

Lois Isenman, Understanding Intuition: A Journey In and Out of Science, 2018

Rational vs Intuition

Intuitive messages do not involve thinking.

— Lisa K. PhD, author, Intuition On Demand

Intuition quotes Albert Einstein…

one of the intuition quotes Albert Einstein: We cannot solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them

We cannot solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

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

I cover this idea that rational thinking will only do so much towards solving problems in my article on intuition compared to rational thinking — the former is fast and sudden.

Women’s intuition

On women’s intuition

quote by Ronald E Riggio about intuition and women, that they tend to be more open to others' emotional messages

…women tend to be more “open” to others’ emotional messages.

Ronald E Riggio PhD, Psychology Today

Quotes on intuition guiding discovery

…it is always with excitement that I wake up in the morning wondering what my intuition will toss up to me, like fits from the sea. I work with it, and rely upon it. It’s my partner.

Dr Jonas Salk, co-discoverer of polio vaccine

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

— John Naisbitt, American author

…in this exalted state I see clearly what is obscure in my ordinary moods; then I feel capable of drawing inspiration from above…

Brahms, German composer


inspiring intuition quote, you already know the answer

You already know the answer to questions about your current situation

Doreen Virtue

You’ve always had the power my dear, you just had to learn it for yourself

Glinda the Good Witch (The Wizard of Oz)

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

Alexis Carrel, Nobel prize winner 1912
Follow intuition, for intuition is the magic path, quote by Florence Scovel Shinn

…follow intuition, for intuition is the magic path

— Florence Scovel Shinn, The Power of the Spoken Word

Quotes on intuition in relationships

Intuition binds us together. Without it we lose our sense of purpose and belonging.

Malidoma Somé
quote by Malidoma Somé on intuition in relationships: intuition binds us together. without it we lose our sense of purpose and belonging

Intuition is our beacon in the wide sea of unconditional love and knowledge.

— M Zainy, author, How to Develop Sixth Sense and Intuition

When you exist in highest vibration, all things are possible.

— Sara Wiseman, The Messages

Keep only the things that speak to your heart

Marie Kondo

Quotes on intuition and understanding

Don’t try to comprehend it with your mind. Your mind is very limited. Use your intuition.

— Madeleine L’Engle, American author

Intuition is the clear conception of the whole at once.

— Johann Lavater, Swiss poet

Quotes on intuitively Knowing

The awareness of self

Intuition is knowing without knowing


Intuition is the awareness of the subtle stuff which lies outside the focus of attention.

Iain McGilchrist

An Einstein quote on knowingness…

I feel certain I am right while not knowing the reason.

Albert Einstein

Intuition is the whisper of the soul

It’s really more of a feeling than a voice–a whispery sensation that pulsates just beneath the surface of your being


Intuition is seeing with the soul


When you are compassionate with yourself, you trust in your soul, which you let guide your life. Your soul knows the geography of your destiny better than you do

John O’Donohue

When you have a dream, it often doesn’t come at you screaming in your face…Sometimes a dream almost whispers…your human personal intuition, always whispers. It never shouts. It’s very hard to hear…be ready to hear what whispers in your ear.

Steven Spielberg, 2014 Academy of Achievement

Intuition speaks through the voice of the Universe; it is a quiet whisper at some moments, a loud shout at others. There is no time this voice is not present.

— Sara Wiseman, The Messages

rhythm and Intuition

I consisted of two rhythms. One is the analytical, logical one. The other is the creative and intuitive one.

Hrund Gunnsteinsdóttir
intuitive rhythm quote by Hrund Gunnsteinsdöttir- I consist of two rhythms - one is the analytical, logical one. The other is the creative and intuitive one.

Inner voice quotes

Your inner self is wise beyond limits. You’re tapped in to the universal Source, which has access to all knowledge.

Doreen Virtue

At your core you are intuitive — this is your natural state of being. There is no separation between your Divine self and your earth self.

— Sara Wiseman, The Messages

Signposts and messages

quotes on intuition images, let your intuition guide you. You are what you have been looking for.

Let your intuition guide you.
You are what you’ve been looking for.

One of best quotes by Florence Scovel Shinn on intuition: Intuition simply points the way.

Intuition simply points the way.

Florence Scovel Shinn

Intuitive messages are short, fleeting, and piecemeal; they often feel or seem like fragments.

— Lisa K. PhD, author, Intuition On Demand

Quotes about trusting your gut feelings (meaning intuition)

Seeing is believing!

Seeing is believing, a quote about trusting your gut feelings, otherwise intuition

Your inner compass accurately steers you in the direction of your dreams and desires. Trust the guidance that you receive.

Doreen Virtue
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live - quote by Johann Wolfgang

The energy booster of intuition is belief and trust.

— Lisa K., PhD, author, Intuition On Demand

You must train your intuition — you must trust the small voice inside you which tells you exactly what to say, what to decide.

— Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress

When you believe that intuition exists and that everyone, including you, can access it, your intuitive power increases.

— Lisa K. PhD, author, Intuition On Demand

My intuition never lies quotes

Learning to trust your instincts, using your intuitive sense of what’s best for you, is paramount for any lasting success.


I follow my inner guidance trusting the messages I receive from God and the angels

Doreen Virtue, Thought for Today

I am smart and wise, for I have a genius inside of me. I trust my wisdom, and I enjoy learning.

Doreen Virtue, Thought of Today

Intuition quotes spiritual level

Prayer is telephoning to God, and intuition is God telephoning to you.

— Florence Scovel Shinn

A wise person creates harmony between the head, the heart, and the body.


Intuition is a spiritual faculty high above the reasoning mind, but on that path is all that you desire or require.

— Florence Scovel Shinn

Ego vs Intuition

ego and intuition quote by Danielle La Porte

Ego interrupts intuition

Danielle La Porte

Your negative emotions drown out the voice of intuition

Florence Scovel Shinn

on blockages to intuition

What is blocking our connection to this internal world is noise.

Malidoma Patrice Somé, West African elder and author, Innsæi

Look at you, look around us. People unhappy, we’re totally disconnected from the brain and the body. So many people live in their heads and not with emotions.

Marina Abramović

It is very difficult for a person who has always followed the reasoning mind, to suddenly follow intuition, especially people who have, what they call, regular habits.

— Florence Scovel Shinn,

Manifest your desires

I let things come to me. I cast my desires before me, allowing them to return to me in material form. I feel gratitude before and after my wishes come true.

Doreen Virtue, Thought for Today

Intuition quotes images only

To live intuitively is to live fourth dimensionally, quote by Claude Bragdon
Rely on your wisdom mind not your ordinary judgemental mind, quote from Buddha
I cast my desires before me, allowing them to return to me in material form, quote by Doreen Virtue
Intuition travels without any vehicle, quote from OSHO
Intuition is memory of the truth, quote by Sri Aurobindo
Intuition speak from silence, quote from Power of Flow

Why we need quotes on intuition

Inspirational quotes serve just that, to inspire us, to prompt us to be aware of something positive. These about intuition remind us how relevant intuition is and that to listen to your intuition and to follow it are a part of the rhythm of a purposeful and rewarding life.