Mind Quotes

Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.

Buddha

The educated do not share a common body of information, but a common state of mind

Mason Cooley

The serenity of mind, gentleness, silence, self-restraint, and the purity of mind are called the austerity of thought.

Bhagavad Gita

Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, filling it with a steady and perpetual serenity

Joseph Addison

A mind conscious of innocence laughs at the lies of rumor.

Latin Proverb

Never mind. The self is the least of it. Let our scars fall in love.

Galway Kinnell

I must have a prodigious quantity of mind; it takes me as much as a week, sometimes, to make it up.

Mark Twain

If a person's basic state of mind is serene and calm, then it is possible for this inner peace to overwhelm a painful physical experience. On the other hand, if someone is suffering from depression, anxiety, or any form of emotional distress, then even if he or she happens to be enjoying physical comforts, he will not really be able to experience the happiness that these could bring.

Dalai Lama

[Science is] the labor and handicraft of the mind.

Francis Bacon

My sole literary ambition is to write one good novel, then retire to my hut in the desert, assume the lotus position, compose my mind and senses, and sink into meditation, contemplating my novel

Edward Abbey

Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked

Oliver Wendell Holmes

The art of healing comes from nature, not from the physician. Therefore the physician must start from nature, with an open mind.

Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

William Shakespeare

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief doth fear each bush an officer.

William Shakespeare

Nothing is more wretched that the mind of a man conscious of guilt.

Plautus
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