Mind Quotes

All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain?


The condition of an enlightened mind is a surrendered heart.

Alan Redpath

The best use one can make of his mind is to distrust it.

Francois Fenelon

The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust.

Arthur Schopenhauer

The feeling of mistrust is always the last which a great mind acquires.

Jean Baptiste Racine

No mind is much employed upon the present; recollection and anticipation fill up almost all our moments.

Samuel Johnson

Never look down on anybody unless you're helping them up. If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it.

Reverend Jesse Jackson]

The idea of the painter and the sculptor is undoubtedly that perfect and excellent example of the mind, by imitation of which imagined form all things are represented which fall under human sight.

John Dryden

Art works because it appeals to certain faculties of the mind. Music depends on details of the auditory system, painting and sculpture on the visual system. Poetry and literature depend on language.

Steven Pinker

Success, happiness, peace of mind and fulfillment the most priceless of human treasures are available to all among us, without exception, who make things happen who make good things happen in the world around them.

Joe Klock

The mind moves in the direction of our currently dominant thoughts.

Earl Nightingale

Of all our planet's activities--geological movements, the reproduction and decay of biota, and even the disruptive propensities of certain species (elephants and humans come to mind)--no force is greater than the hydrologic cycle.


Intolerance is the Do Not Touch sign on something that cannot bear touching. We do not mind having our hair ruffled, but we will not tolerate any familiarity with the toupee which covers our baldness.

Eric Hoffer

This is a proof of a well-trained mind, to rejoice in what is good and to grieve at the opposite.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

The study of Nature is intercourse with the Highest Mind. You should never trifle with Nature.

Louis Agassiz
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