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843 Greatest Quotes About Mind


The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves. Carl Jung
My body could stand the crutches but my mind couldn't stand the sideline. Michael Jordan
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours. John Locke
When people made up their minds that they wanted to be free and took action, then there was a change. Rosa Parks
I had always been feeling uncomfortable in my mind about giving advice to others and not acting upon it myself. Lal Bahadur Shastri
Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion. Thomas Aquinas
Nobody owns anything but everyone is rich - for what greater wealth can there be than cheerfulness, peace of mind, and freedom from anxiety? Thomas More
There are no limits on what you can achieve with your life, except the limits you accept in your mind. Brian Tracy
We call "happiness" a certain set of circumstances that makes joy possible. But we call joy that state of mind and emotions that needs nothing to feel happy. Andre Gide
It is the mark of the mind untrained to take its own processes as valid for all men, and its own judgments for absolute truth. Aleister Crowley
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity. Edmund Burke
Sometimes I truly fear that I am losing my mind. And if I did it it would be like flying blind. Howard Hughes
For me, success is a state of mind. I feel like success isn't about conquering something; it's being happy with who you are. Britney Spears
I'm not making up my mind about anything right now. Things are happening so quickly for me, and I'm still in the thinking stage. Patsy Cline
Where the Mind is biggest, the Heart, the Senses, Magnanimity, Charity, Tolerance, Kindliness, and the rest of them scarcely have room to breathe. Virginia Woolf
To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders. Lao Tzu
Stress happens when your mind resists what is...The only problem in your life is your mind's resistance to life as it unfolds. Dan Millman
Fear of power invisible, feigned by the mind or imagined from tales publicly allowed, is religion; not allowed, superstition. Thomas Hobbes
The mention of Greece fills the mind with the most exalted sentiments and arouses in our bosoms the best feelings of which our nature is capable. James Monroe
Firmness or stiffness of the mind is not from adherence to truth, but submission to prejudice. John Locke
I suffer from anxiety, moments of depression. I'm in my head so much, and I'm thinking so much, I'm playing a tug-of-war within my mind. Khalid
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well. Rene Descartes
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality. Edgar Allan Poe
I prepare so no one can take what is mine, no one can replace my mind, my heart. Ray Lewis
Sometimes getting away from school is the best thing that can happen to a great mind. Ken Robinson
I think everything I do is normal, not paranormal but normal. It's using the power of the mind to achieve whatever we can endure. David Blaine
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude. Aldous Huxley
Your state of mind is everything. Bruce Lee
If you put your mind to doing whatever it is you want to do, good things can happen. Michael Jordan
God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind. Aeschylus
The Body Is Very Important, But The Mind Is MORE Important Than The Body. Arnold Schwarzenegger
There is something so amiable in the prejudices of a young mind, that one is sorry to see them give way to the reception of more general opinions. Jane Austen
The mind is everything. What you think you become. Buddha
Once you have made up your mind, stick to it; there is no longer any 'if' or 'but'. Napoleon Bonaparte
The only means of strengthening one's intellect is to make up one's mind about nothing, to let the mind be a thoroughfare for all thoughts. John Keats
I only know as much about myself as my mind can work out under its current conditions. And its current conditions are not good. Douglas Adams
My words in her mind: cold polished stones sinking through a quagmire. James Joyce
A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower. Rudyard Kipling
Five exclamation marks, the sure sign of an insane mind. Terry Pratchett
The picture you have in your mind of what you're about will come true. Bob Dylan
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. Unknown
Reality is created by the mind, we can change our reality by changing our mind. Plato
I have such a stressful job that the only way I can get it out of my mind is by running hard. Alan Turing
I think the most important thing is to keep active and to hope that your mind stays active. Jane Goodall
There is no Final Resting Place of the Mind. Anthony Bourdain
Keep your mind fixed on what you want in life: not on what you don't want. Napoleon Hill
And he goes through life, his mouth open, and his mind closed. William Shakespeare