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Mind Quotes

Famous Quotes & Quotations About The Mind:

Not one man in a thousand has the strength of mind or the goodness of heart to be an atheist.
~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge Quotes.

Pain of mind is worse than pain of body.
~ Latin Proverb.

Shakespeare knew the human mind, and its most minute and intimate workings, and he never introduces a word, or a thought, in vain or out of place; if we do not understand him, it is our own fault.
~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

Small things amuse small minds.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes.

Some minds are made of blotting-paper: you can write nothing on them distinctly. They swallow the ink, and you find a large spot.
~ Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827.

Some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
~ Washington Irving Quotes, The Sketch Book, 1820.

Sometimes I suffer from indigestion of the mind.
~ Carrie Latet Quotes.

Sometimes it's harder to attain inner silence than outer silence. The dog stopped barking and the kids have gone to bed, but your mind has a lot to talk about and it knows you can't pretend you're not at home.
~ Linda Solegato.

That's the classical mind at work, runs fine inside but looks dingy on the surface.
~ Robert T. Pirsig.

The Brain - is wider than the Sky -
For - put them side by side -
The one the other will contain
With ease - and You - beside....
The Brain is just the weight of God -
For - Heft them - Pound for Pound -
And they will differ - if they do -
As Syllable from Sound.
~ Emily Dickinson.

The mind can cook up very subtle syndromes to throw at our bodies.
~ Astrid Alauda Quotes.

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 Quotes.

The mind I love must have wild places, a tangled orchard where dark damsons drop in the heavy grass, an overgrown little wood, the chance of a snake or two, a pool that nobody's fathomed the depth of, and paths threaded with flowers planted by the mind.
~ Katherine Mansfield.

The mind is like a trunk: if well-packed, it holds almost every thing; if ill-packed, next to nothing.
~ Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827.

The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.
~ Sigmund Freud Quotes.

The mind is the most capricious of insects - flitting, fluttering.
~ Virginia Woolf.

The mind of a bigot is like the pupil of the eye. The more light you shine on it, the more it will contract.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr Quotes.

We have rudiments of reverence for the human body, but we consider as nothing the rape of the human mind.
~ Eric Hoffer.

With an unquiet mind, neither exercise, nor diet, nor physick can be of much use.
~ Samuel Johnson Quotes.

You must weed your mind as you would weed your garden.
~ Astrid Alauda Quotes, Dyspeptic Enlightenment.

My meaningless office job: they pay me for my body and mind, but my heart gets no paycheck and my soul pays the taxes.
~ Carrie Latet Quotes.

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