Mind Quotes

Philip dormer stanhope chesterfield - vicious minds abound with anger and revenge are...
The mind cannot long act the role of the heart.
Francois de la Rochefoucauld

There is no greater sorrow Than to be mindful of the happy time In misery.
Dante Alighieri
Cease, every joy, to glimmer on my mind, But leave - - - Oh! leave the light of Hope behind.
Thomas Campbell
Albert einstein - reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind...
It takes a very unusual mind to undertake the analysis of the obvious.
Alfred North Whitehead

H hahn blavatsky - after 3, a body has a mind of its own....
By words the mind is winged.
Aristophanes
Any ideas, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.
Napoleon Hill
A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another. If these minds love one another the home will be as beautiful as a flower garden. But if these minds get out of harmony with one another it is like a storm that plays havoc with the garden.
Buddha
When I look back now over my life and call to mind what I might have had simply for taking and did not take, my heart is like to break.
Akhenaton
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
William Penn
The music at a wedding procession always reminds me of the music of soldiers going into battle.
Heinrich Heine
A closed mind is like a closed book just a block of wood.
Chinese Prove
Teaching is an instinctual art, mindful of potential, craving of realizations, a pausing, seamless process.
A Bartlett Giamatti
Never let people see the bottom of your purse or of your mind.
Italian Prove
I might repeat to myself slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound - If I can remember any of the damn things.
Dorothy Parke
The perfect man uses his mind as a mirror. It grasps nothing. It regrets nothing. It receives but does not keep.
Chuang Tzu
Physical concepts are free creations of the human mind, and are not, however it may seem, uniquely determined by the external world.
Albert Einstein
A closed mind is a good thing to lose.
Anonymous
Chance favors the prepared mind.
Louis Pasteu
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
Aesop
Minds of moderate caliber ordinarily condemn everything which is beyond their range.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
The test of an author is not to be found merely in the number of his phrases that pass current in the corner of newspapers... but in the number of passages that have really taken root in younger minds.
Thomas Higginson
I have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of its charms.
Giovanni Jacopo Casanova
Penicillin was indeed the product of accidental discovery, but the discovery was made, and the knowledge developed, because certain scientists had definite goals in mind. Chance, Pastuer wrote, favors only the prepared mind. The mind must be prepared not only by scientific training and technological know - How, but also by the awareness of social needs.
Saturday Review
Law is mind without reason.
Aristotle
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Buddha
The need for change bulldozed a road down the center of my mind.
Maya Angelou
If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of evil, it is pure human love.
N. P. Willis
We must dare to think unthinkable thoughts. We must learn to explore all the options and possibilities that confront us in a complex and rapidly changing world. We must learn to welcome and not to fear the voices of dissent. We must dare to think about unthinkable things because when things become unthinkable, thinking stops and action becomes mindless.
James W. Fulbright, March 27, 1964
Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly.
Albert Einstein, quoted in New York Times, March 13, 1940
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity could be a virtue.
Voltaire
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, September 2002
It is the mind that makes the body rich; and as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds, so honor peereth in the meanest habit.
William Shakespeare
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Buddha
We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
Buddha, The Dharmapada
If you are ruled by mind you are a king; if by body, a slave.
Cato, Roman statesman and historian
The man who listens to Reason is lost reason enslaves all whose minds are not strong enough to master her.
George Bernard Shaw
The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds.
John Maynard Keynes