The mind has skill, but it has no intelligence; it has a functional utility, but it has no awareness. It is a robot.
In my mind's eye, I visualize how a particular... sight and feeling will appear on a print. If it excites me, there is a good chance it will make a good photograph. It is an intuitive sense, an ability that comes from a lot of practice.
The soul is a very perfect judge of her own motions, if your mind doesn't dictate to her.
Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough in your mind's eye, and you will be drawn toward it.
We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It's a death trap.
Our mind is capable of passing beyond the dividing line we have drawn for it. Beyond the pairs of opposites of which the world consists, other, new insights begin.
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Let the lover be disgraceful, crazy, absent-minded. Someone sober will worry about events going badly. Let the lover be.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
A man should keep his little brain attic stocked with all the furniture that he is likely to use, and the rest he can put away in the lumber-room of his library, where he can get it if he wants it.
Mind moves matter.
Your conscience teaches your mind how to 'think' your heart how to 'feel' your soul how to 'obey' and most importantly your body how to 'perform' extraordinary 'acts' of charity and human kindness. Toward your fellow man.
The mind can also be an erogenous zone.
The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven.
All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil.
Often the presence of mind and energy of a person remote from the spotlight decide the course of history for centuries to come.
I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and you put the work and time into it. I think your mind really controls everything.
The mind ought sometimes to be diverted, that it may return the better to thinking.
It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind.
There are two contrary impulses which govern this man's brain-the one sane, and the other eccentric. They alternate at regular intervals.
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.