Mind Quotes

A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft - Minded men purchases its own spiritual death on an installment plan.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Heinrich heine - the music at a wedding procession always reminds...

Keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.
Roger Babson
Aeschylus, prometheus bound - words are the physicians of the mind diseased....
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Albert Einstein
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.
Marilyn Ferguson

All prosperity begins in the mind and is dependent only on the full use of our creative imagination.
Ruth Ross
There is no greater sorrow Than to be mindful of the happy time In misery.
Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy
Judge of thine improvement, not by what thou speakest or writest, but by the firmness of thy mind, and the government of thy passions and affections.
Thomas Fulle
We all dream we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothing strange goes on in our sleep minds, strange at least by comparison with the logical, purposeful doings of our minds when we are awake.
Erich Fromm
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball.
Jacques Martin Barzun
The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being but to remind him that he is already degraded.
George Orwell
Antoine de saint - exupery - i know but one freedom, and that is the freedom...
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than with their minds.
Lady Nancy Asto
Cease, every joy, to glimmer on my mind, But leave - - - Oh! leave the light of Hope behind.
Thomas Campbell
The Americans combine the notions of Christianity and of liberty so intimately in their minds, that it is impossible to make them conceive the one without the other.
Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America, author Alexis de Tocqueville
No other job in the world could possibly dispossess one so completely as this job of teaching. You could stand all day in a laundry, for instance, still in possession of your mind. But this teaching utterly obliterates you. It cuts right into your being: essentially, it takes over your spirit. It drags it out from where it would hide.
Sylvia Ashton - Warner, Spinste
Minds do not act together in public they simply stick together and when their private activities are resumed, they fly apart again.
Frank Moore Colby
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
Aesop
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
Colin Wilson
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Albert Einstein
In the realm of ideas it is better to let the mind sally forth, even if some precious preconceptions suffer a mauling.
Robert F. Goheen
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Pan American Day address, April 15, 1939
To be feared is to fear: no one has been able to strike terror into others and at the same time enjoy peace of mind.
Seneca
I have given up reading books; I find it takes my mind off myself.
Oscar Levant
It is the habit of mediocre minds to condemn all that is beyond their grasp.
La Rochefoucauld
The world is emblematic. Parts of speech are metaphors because the whole of nature is a metaphor of the human mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you would stand well with a great mind, leave him with a favorable impression of yourself; if with a little mind, leave him with a favorable impression of himself.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Literature is strewn with the wreckage of those who have minded beyond reason the opinion of others.
Virginia Woolf
Modesty is a shining light it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.
Madam Guizot
A computer terminal is not some clunky old television with a typewriter in front of it. It is an interface where the mind and body can connect with the universe and move bits of it about. from Mostly Harmless.
Douglas Noel Adams
If a cluttered desk signs a cluttered mind, Of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?
Albert Einstein.
A diplomat is a man who says you have an open mind, instead of telling you that you have a hole in the head.
Unknown
All dogmas perish the thinking mind, especially ones you agree with.
Adam Richardson
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill - Conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
Charles Dickens
I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.
Thomas Jefferson
Words were never invented to fully explain the peaceful aura that surrounds us when we are in communion with minds of the same thoughts.
Eddie Myers
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundemental resource.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Literature is strewn with the wreckage of men who have minded beyond reason the opinions of others.
Virginia Woolf
I call that mind free which jealously guards its intellectual rights and powers, which calls no man master, which does not content itself with a passive or hereditary faith, and receives new truth as an angel from Heaven.
Woody Allen