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The greatest wealth is to live content with little, for there is never want where the mind is satisfied.
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.
The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind.
E. B. White
Distinctions drawn by the mind are not necessarily equivalent to distinctions in reality.
The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity, a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
E. M. Forster
Man consists of two parts, his mind and his body, only the body has more fun.
Is there no way out of the mind?
It's odd the things that people remember. Parents will arrange a birthday party, certain it will stick in your mind forever. You'll have a nice time, then two years later you'll be like, 'There was a pony there? Really? And a clown with one leg?'
To read a newspaper is to refrain from reading something worth while. The first discipline of education must therefore be to refuse resolutely to feed the mind with canned chatter.
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.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I am an invisible man. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids - and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man does what he ought to do in the circumstances confronting him.
My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts.
If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than it found us.
Right before I decided to come out, I went on a spiritual retreat called 'Changing the Inner Dialogue of Your Subconscious Mind.' I'd never been to anything like it before, and all my friends were taking bets on how long I'd last with no TV, no radio, no phone. But for me that was the beginning of paying attention to all the little things.
Curiosity, n. An objectionable quality of the female mind. The desire to know whether or not a woman is cursed with curiosity is one of the most active and insatiable passions of the masculine soul.
Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others.
Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.
Michel de Montaigne
A short story is something that you can hold in your mind. You can really analyze how the entire thing works, like a machine.
It is psychological law that whatever we desire to accomplish we must impress upon the subjective or subconscious mind.
Orison Swett Marden
The ego mind both professes its desire for love and does everything possible to repel it, or if it gets here anyway, to sabotage it. That is why dealing with issues like control, anger, and neediness is the most important work in preparing ourselves for love.
If the structures of the human mind remain unchanged, we will always end up re-creating the same world, the same evils, the same dysfunction.
The mind moves in the direction of our currently dominant thoughts.
Anytime you turn on your own concept of God, you are no longer a free man. No one needs to put chains on your body, because the chains are on your mind.
John Henrik Clarke
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