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Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.

Lao Tzu Quotes

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You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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My minde to me a kingdome is, Such perfect joy therein I finde As farre exceeds all earthly blisse That God or Nature hath assignde Though much I want that most would have Yet still my minde forbids to crave.

William Byrd (Bird) Quotes , Source: his rendering of Dyer's verse when he set it to music

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The diseases of the mind are more and more destructive than those of the body. [Lat., Morbi perniciores pluresque animi quam corporis.]

Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero) Quotes , Source: Tusculanarum Disputationum (III, 3)

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Minds are like parachutes-- they only function when open. Thomas Dewar "Doublethink" means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them. •George Orwell The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend. •Henri L. Bergson Hold up to him his better self, his real self that can dare and do and win out . . . People radiate what is in their minds and in their hearts. •Eleanor H. Porter The bigger a man's head gets, the easier it is to fill his shoes. •Henry Courtney A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us. •Ralph Waldo Emerson Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigors of the mind. •Leonardo Da Vinci A cynic is a man who looks at the world with a monocle in his mind's eye. •Carolyn Wells Craftiness is a quality in the mind and a vice in the character. •S. Dubay A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject. •Winston Churchill The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water. •Sigmund Freud A feeble body weakens the mind. •Jean Jacques Rousseau Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable. •Buckminster Fuller A man's mind will very gradually refuse to make itself up until it is driven and compelled by emergency. •Anthony Trollope We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe. •Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe A mediocre mind thinks it writes divinely; a good mind thinks it writes reasonably. •Jean de LaBruyere Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive. •Napoleon Hill A nation that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on the installment plan. •Martin Luther King, Jr. A vacant mind invites dangerous inmates, as a deserted mansion tempts wandering outcasts to enter and take up their abode in its desolate apartments. •Nicholas Hilliard A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind. •Eugene Ionesco Within you right now is the power to do things you never dreamed possible. This power becomes available to you just as you can change your beliefs. •Maxwell Maltz Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set. •Source Unknown The mind is a dangerous weapon, even to the possessor, if he knows not discreetly how to use it. •Michel de Montaigne If the brain were so simple we could understand it, we would be so simple we couldn't. •Lyall Watson Little minds are interested in the extraordinary; great minds in the commonplace. •Elbert Hubbard The mind has exactly the same power as the hands: not merely to grasp the world, but to change it. •Colin Wilson Mind unemployed is mind unenjoyed.

George Orwell Quotes

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I not only use all the brains I have, but all that I can borrow.

Woodrow Wilson Quotes

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His mind his kingdom, and his will his law.

William Cowper Quotes , Source: Truth (l. 405)

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Love is a decision - not an emotion

Albert Einstein Quotes

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Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people

Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes

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Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain Quotes

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Men's minds are raised to the level of the women with whom they associate

Alexandre Dumas Père Quotes

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The mere thought hadn't even begun to speculate about the merest possibility of crossing my mind.

Douglas Adams Quotes

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Sublimity is the echo of a noble mind.

Unattributed Author Quotes , Source: Longinus of the Sublime (sect. 9)

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I had rather believe all the fables in the Legends and the Talmud and the Alcoran, than that this universal frame is without a mind.

Francis Bacon Quotes , Source: Essays--Of Atheism

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The last infirmity of noble mind.

Jan van olden Barneveldt Quotes , Source: The Tragedy of Sir John Van Olden Barneveldt

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All the choir of heaven and furniture of earth--in a word, all those bodies which compose the mighty frame of the world--have not any subsistence without a mind.

Bishop George Berkeley Quotes , Source: Principles of Human Knowledge

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Finally, by ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous: Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing.

Bible Quotes , Source: I Peter (ch. III, v. 8-9)

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And they come to Jesus, and see him that was possessed with the devil, and had the legion, sittings, and clothed, and in his right mind: and they were afraid.

Bible Quotes , Source: Mark (ch. V, v. 15)

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One man esteemeth one day above another: another esteemeth every day alike. Let every man be fully persuaded in his own mind.

Bible Quotes , Source: Romans (ch. XIV, v. 5)

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Measure your mind's height by the shade it casts.

Robert Browning Quotes , Source: Paracelsus (II)

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The march of the human mind is slow.

Edmund Burke Quotes , Source: Speech on the Conciliation of America

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Such as take lodgings in a head That's to be let unfurnished.

Samuel Butler (1) Quotes , Source: Hudibras (pt. I, canto I, l. 161)

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I love my neighbor as myself, Myself like him too, by his leave, Nor to his pleasure, power or pelf Came I to crouch, as I conceive. Dame Nature doubtless has designed A man the monarch of his mind.

John Byrom Quotes , Source: Careless Content

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When Bishop Berkeley said "there was no matter." And proved it--'t was no matter what he said.

Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) Quotes , Source: Don Juan (canto XI, st. 1), an allusion to a dissertation by Berkeley on Mind and Matter found in no

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'Tis strange the mind, that very fiery particle, Should let itself be snuff'd out by an article.

Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) Quotes , Source: Don Juan (canto XI, st. 60)

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