There is no such thing as boredom for the person who cultivates, trains and develops his mind, to act and serve, as his own personal playground.
To penetrate and dissipate these clouds of darkness, the general mind must be strengthened by education.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Weaken a bad habit by avoiding everything that occasioned it or stimulated it, without concentrating upon it in your zeal to avoid it. Then divert your mind to some good habit and steadily cultivate it until it becomes a dependable part of you.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
We (Greeks) are lovers of the beautiful, yet simple in our tastes, and we cultivate the mind without loss of manliness.
I wouldn't say anything is impossible. I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and put the work and time into it.
For what Harley Street specialist has time to understand the body, let alone the mind or both in combination, when he is a slave to thirteen thousand a year?
Whatever the public blames you for, cultivate it; it is yourself.
If we glance at the most important revolutions in history, we see at once that the greatest number of these originated in the periodical revolutions on the human mind.
Every night, I have to read a book, so that my mind will stop thinking about things that I stress about.
I don't know whether I believe in God or not. I think, really, I'm some sort of Buddhist. But the essential thing is to put oneself in a frame of mind which is close to that of prayer.
The need for change bulldozed road down the center of my mind.
Power is not alluring to pure minds.
The mind is a mechanism. It has no intelligence. The mind is a bio-computer.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Little things please little minds.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
He then learns that in going down into the secrets of his own mind he has descended into the secrets of all minds.
I will no longer allow anyone to manipulate my mind and control my life in the name of love.
Tell him I mind having to look pretty, that's what I mind, because it is so much more of an effort.
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
The bonds that unite another person to our self exist only in our mind.
The mind is just another muscle.