When an archer is shooting for nothing, he has all his skill. If he shoots for a brass buckle, he is already nervous. If he shoots for a prize of gold, he goes blind or sees two targets - He is out of his mind! His skill has not changed. But the prize divides him. He cares. He thinks more of winning than of shooting- And the need to win drains him of power.
The problem with being sure that God is on your side is that you can't change your mind, because God sure isn't going to change His.
Whenever a mind is simple and receives a divine wisdom, old things pass away, - means, teachers, texts, temples fall;it lives now, and absorbs past and future into the present hour.? All things are made sacred by relation to it,-one as much as another.?All things are disolved to ther center by thier cause.
He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.
No well-informed person ever imputed inconsistency to another for changing his mind.
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
Only idiots refuse to change their minds.
Music used to change people's minds - and it still changes mine.
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
You can't expect the press to stand still and not to want to change their minds, and develop something you and I haven't noticed.
Vadim changed my mind about acting. Vadim was the only man who was certain I had something special to offer.
Yesterday Senator John Kerry changed his mind and now supports the ban on gay marriages. I'm telling you this guy has more positions than Paris Hilton.
I cannot drink or do anything that changes the mind.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.
Flow with whatever may happen and let your mind be free. Stay centered by accepting whatever you are doing. This is the ultimate.
The World Trade Center is a living symbol of man's dedication to world peace... a representation of man's belief in humanity, his need for individual dignity, his beliefs in the cooperation of men, and, through cooperation, his ability to find greatness.
Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two.
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.
People are going to say what they want to say and think what they want to think, and I can't change their minds.
I'm a Gemini, so I change my mind every day.
I have dreamed in my life, dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my ideas; they have gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the color of my mind.
To unfold the secret laws and relations of those high faculties of thought by which all beyond the merely perceptive knowledge of the world and of ourselves is attained or matured, is a object which does not stand in need of commendation to a rational mind.
I'm not that tough; I'm not that smart. I need life telling me who I am, showing me my mind constantly. I wouldn't see it in a cave.