Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
The creative mind plays with the object it loves
For safety is not a gadget but a state of mind.
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked
The scientific mind does not so much provide the right answers as ask the right questions.
Where the mind is past hope, the heart is past shame.
Through shallow intellect, the mind becomes shallow, and one eats the fly, along with the sweets.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.
In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself.
One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it's very complex, it's very profound.
I am opposed to any form of tyranny over the mind of man.
Man's mind is so formed that it is far more susceptible to falsehood than to truth.
A youthful mind is seldom totally free from ambition; to curb that, is the first step to contentment, since to diminish expectation is to increase enjoyment.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay
I have never seen a bad television program, because I refuse to. God gave me a mind, and a wrist that turns things off.
Old myths, old gods, old heroes have never died. They are only sleeping at the bottom of our mind, waiting for our call. We have need for them. They represent the wisdom of our race.
It is from a weakness and smallness of mind that men are opinionated; and we are very loath to believe what we are not able to comprehend.
Nothing focuses the mind better than the constant sight of a competitor who wants to wipe you off the map.
Man consists of two parts, his mind and his body, only the body has more fun.
The Earth is the Cradle of the Mind -- but one cannot eternally live in a cradle.
The source of anxiety lies in the future. If you can keep the future out of mind, you can forget your worries.
I hate to be near the sea, and to hear it raging and roaring like a wild beast in its den. It puts me in mind of the everlasting efforts of the human mind, struggling to be free and ending just where it began
I have left almost to the last the magic of water, an element which owing to its changefulness of form and mood and colour and to the vast range of its effects is ever the principal source of landscape beauty, and has like music a mysterious influence over the mind