Religious bondage shackles and debilitates the mind and unfits it for every noble enterprise, every expanded prospect
Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind
Huge and mighty forms that do not live like living men, moved slowly through the mind by day and were trouble to my dreams.
The essence of our effort to see that every child has a chance must be to assure each an equal opportunity, not to become equal, but to become different - to realize whatever unique potential of body, mind and spirit he or she possesses
Faith is a light of such supreme brilliance that it dazzles the mind and darkens all its visions of other realities, but in the end when we become used to the new light, we gain a new view of all reality transfigured and elevated in the light itself.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
If there be anything that can be called genius, it consists chiefly in ability to give that attention to a subject which keeps it steadily in the mind, till we have surveyed it accurately on all sides.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatness of soul; for the mind that cannot be dejected by the former is not likely to be transported with the later
Health is not a condition of matter, but of Mind.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
The mind of man is capable of anything - because everything is in it, all the past as well as all the future.
You should pray for a sound mind in a sound body.
Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.
Music is the medicine of the mind
The strong man is the one who is able to intercept at will the communication between the senses and the mind.
Reading is a means of thinking with another person's mind; it forces you to stretch your own.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. It is wholesome and bracing for the mind to have its faculties kept on the stretch.
The person whose mind is always free from attachment, who has subdued the mind and senses, and who is free from desires, attains the supreme perfection of freedom from Karma through renunciation.
I have always been of the mind that in a democracy manners are the only effective weapons against the bowie-knife.
Education is the process by which the individual relates himself to the universe, give himself citizenship in the changing world, share's the race's mind and enfranchises his own soul.
Anger is what makes a clear mind seem clouded.
No man is ever whipped until he quits in his own mind.
You'll never succeed in idealizing hard work. Before you can dig mother earth you've got to take off your ideal jacket. The harder a man works, at brute labor, the thinner becomes his idealism, the darker his mind.