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We live in the mind, in ideas, in fragments. We no longer drink in the wild outer music of the streets -- we remember only.

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind.
The mind moves in the direction of our currently dominant thoughts
How are you ever going to stop being weary until you've made your mind up to be strong.
Money spent on the mind is never spent in vain.
What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is.
It is the mind that makes one wise or ignorant, bound or emancipated.
The incredible thing about the human mind is that is didn't come with an instruction book.
If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, just what does an empty desk mean?
Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Before I judge anything, first I ask, is it true about myself?
It is hard to show you the bigger picture when you don't have the right frame of mind.
I can do something else besides stuff a ball through a hoop. My biggest resource is my mind.
No mind, however loving, could bear to see plainly into all the recess of another mind.
If we were to ask the brain how it would like to be treated, whether shaken at a random, irregular rate, or in a rhythmic, harmonious fashion, we can be sure that the brain, or for that matter the whole body, would prefer the latter.
He has the lucidity which is the by-product of a fundamentally sterile mind. He does not have to struggle... with the crowded pulsations of a fecund imagination. On the contrary he is almost devoid of imagination.
Everything tends to make us believe that there exists a certain point of the mind at which life and death, the real and the imagined, past and future, the communicable and the incommunicable, high and low, cease to be perceived as contradictions.
The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he justly entitled.
Conviction is the conscience of the mind.
If water derives lucidity from stillness, how much more the faculties of the mind! The mind of the sage, being in repose, becomes the mirror of the universe, the speculum of all creation.
Whatever that be which thinks, understands, wills, and acts. it is something celestial and divine.
All things tend to corrupt perverted minds.
The mind is the result of the torments the flesh undergoes or inflicts upon itself.
It is only through your conscious mind that you can reach the subconscious. Your conscious mind is the porter at the door, the watchman at the gate. It is to the conscious mind that the subconscious looks for all its impressions.
The mind is not a hermit's cell, but a place of hospitality and intercourse.
All this sensory input, which begins in the brain, has its effect throughout the body.
Sense is a line, the mind is a circle. Sense is like a line which is the flux of a point running out from itself, but intellect like a circle that keeps within itself.
Aristotle is famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.
Mind like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
Minds, like bodies, will fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
Craftiness is a quality in the mind and a vice in the character.
If we are to have magical bodies, we must have magical minds.
Give up the belief that mind is, even temporarily, compressed within the skull, and you will quickly become more manly or womanly. You will understand yourself and your Maker better than before.
It stands to the everlasting credit of science that by acting on the human mind it has overcome man's insecurity before himself and before nature.
Each mind is pressed, and open every ear, to hear new tidings, though they no way joy us.
The wavering mind is but a base possession.
The brain's calculations do not require our conscious effort, only our attention and our openness to let the information through. Although the brain absorbs universes of information, little is admitted into normal consciousness.
A well cultivated mind is made up of all the minds of preceding ages; it is only the one single mind educated by all previous time.
Vain, very vain is my search to find; that happiness which only centers in the mind.

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