Mind Quotes

George j. seidel - the ability to relate and to connect, sometimes...
Beware of too much laughter, for it deadens the mind and produces oblivion.
The Talmud

When women kiss, it always reminds me of prizefighters shaking hands.
H. L. Mencken
Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Swami Sivanada
Walt disney - animation can explain whatever the mind of man...
Advice is like snow - - The softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Aristotle - law is mind without reason....
Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water.
W. C. Fields
And when he is out of sight, quickly also is he out of mind.
Thomas a Kempis, Imitation of Christ
Distinction is the consequence, never the object of a great mind.
George Washington Allston
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.
Christopher Morley
The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously.
Henry Kissinge
It is almost impossible to exaggerate the proneness of the human mind to take miracles as evidence, and to seek for miracles as evidence.
Matthew Arnold
Comedy is the last refuge of the nonconformist mind.
Edward Albee
Friendship is almost always the union of a part of one mind with a part of another people are friends in spots.
George Santayana
When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
Samuel Johnson
God bless thee and put meekness in thy mind, love, charity, obedience, and true duty.
William Shakespeare
Literature is strewn with the wreckage of men who have minded beyond reason the opinions of others.
Virginia Woolf
The wise determine from the gravity of the case the irritable, from sensibility to oppression the high minded, from disdain and indignation at abusive power in unworthy hands.
Edmund Burke
How we think shows through in how we act. Attitudes are mirrors of the mind. They reflect thinking.
David Joseph Schwartz
Baseball is dull only to dull minds.
Red Barbe
Bad mind, bad heart.
Anacharsis Cloots
A nation that continues to produce soft - Minded men purchases its own spiritual death on the installment plan.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Chance favors the prepared mind.
Louis Pasteu
The use of COBOL cripples the mind; its teaching should, therefore, be reguarded as a criminal offense.
E. W. Dijkstra
Early in my business career I learned the folly of worrying about anything. I have always worked as hard as I could, but when a thing went wrong and could not be righted, I dismissed it from my mind.
Julius Rosenwald
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
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
Minds of moderate caliber ordinarily condemn everything which is beyond their range.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Where observation is concerned, chance favors only the prepared mind.
Louis Pasteur, 1822 - 1895
The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life... Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality.
The Divine Pymande
The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it.
Terry Pratchett
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
If you are ruled by mind you are a king; if by body, a slave.
Cato, Roman statesman and historian
The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order that I may love myself is very different from the image which I try to create in the minds of others in order that they may love me.
Wystan Hugh Auden
The sound of fresh rain run - Off splashing from the roof reminded me of the sound of urine splashing into a filthy Texaco latrine.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.
Horace
The more perfect the artist, the more completely separate in him will be the man who suffers and the mind which creates.
T. S. Eliot
No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
Edmund Burke, "A Philosophical Inquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful", 1756
To resist the frigidity of old age one must combine the body, the mind and the heart - And to keep them in parallel vigor one must exercise, study and love.
Karl von Bonstetten