85+ Best Mind Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Inspirational mind quotes will make you look at life differently and help you live a meaningful life.

Powerful Collection of Most Famous Mind Quotes

She knew the power of her mind and so programmed it for success. – Carrie Green

The mind is everything. What you think you become. – Buddha

Mental toughness is spartanism with qualities of sacrifice, self-denial, dedication. It is fearlessness, and it is love. – Vince Lombardi

A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often. – Oliver Herford

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won’t, you most assuredly won’t. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad. – Denis Waitley

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. – Aristotle

It takes energy, mental toughness and spiritual reinforcement to successfully deal with life’s opportunities, and to reach your objectives. – Zig Ziglar

The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it. – Terry Pratchett

What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds. – Wayne Dyer

To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders. – Lao Tzu

Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory. – Bill Russell

Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health. – Dalai Lama

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. – Earl Nightingale

The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent. – Arnold Schwarzenegger

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. – Thomas Jefferson

It’s when the discomfort strikes that they realize a strong mind is the most powerful weapon of all. – Chrissie Wellington

Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer. – William S. Burroughs

If constructive thoughts are planted positive outcomes will be the result. Plant the seeds of failure and failure will follow. – Sidney Madwed

Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permission. – Arnold Bennett

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions. – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

If you have a strong mind and plant in it a firm resolve, you can change your destiny. – Paramahansa Yogananda

It is the business of little minds to shrink. – Carl Sandburg

The greatest force is derived from the power of thought. The finer the element, the more powerful it is. The silent power of thought influences people even at a distance, because mind is one as well as many. The universe is a cobweb; minds are spiders. – Swami Vivekananda

The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water. – Sigmund Freud

The mind is the root from which all things grow if you can understand the mind, everything else is included. – Bodhidharma

The mind has its own logic but does not often let others in on it. – Bernard DeVoto

Throw away all weakness. Tell your body that it is strong, tell your mind that it is strong and have unbounded faith and hope in yourself. – Swami Vivekananda

I honestly believe that with a strong mind, you can literally ‘will’ the ball into the hole. – Ray Floyd

Strong minds suffer without complaining; weak minds complain without suffering. – Lettie Cowman

Reality is a projection of your thoughts or the things you habitually think about. – Stephen Richards

The mind ought sometimes to be diverted that it may return to better thinking. – Phaedrus

The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong. – Carl Jung

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. – Plutarch

I found that when you start thinking and saying what you really want then your mind automatically shifts and pulls you in that direction. And sometimes it can be that simple, just a little twist in vocabulary that illustrates your attitude and philosophy. – Jim Rohn

Argue for your limitations and, sure enough, they’re yours. – Richard Bach

Strength does not come from physical capacity, it comes from indomitable will. – Mahatma Gandhi

Your toughness is made up of equal parts persistence and experience. You don’t so much outrun your opponents as outlast and outsmart them, and the toughest opponent of all is the one inside your head. – Joe Henderson

Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart. – Mohandas Gandhi

Everyone should have their mind blown once a day. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world. – Joseph Addison

You must learn a new way to think before you can master a new way to be. – Marianne Williamson

The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises. – Sigmund Freud

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. – Napoleon Hill

Strength isn’t about bearing a cross of grief or shame. Strength comes from choosing your own path, and living with the consequences. – Jenny Trout

Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears. – Laird Hamilton

You have power over your mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. – Marcus Aurelius

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. – Earl Nightingale

I have about concluded that wealth is a state of mind, and that anyone can acquire a wealthy state of mind by thinking rich thoughts. – Andrew Young

The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion. – Bodhidharma

The human mind always makes progress, but it is a progress in spirals. – Madame De Stael

A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow. – Charlotte Bronte

Champions aren’t made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them?a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have the skill, and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill. – Muhammad Ali

In your hands will be placed the exact results of your thoughts; you will receive that which you earn, no more, no less. Whatever your present environment may be, you will fail, remain, or rise with your thoughts, your wisdom, desire, as great as your dominant aspiration. – James Allen

The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude. – Aldous Huxley

It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes. – Thomas Aquinas

I don’t think the human mind can comprehend the past and the future. They are both just illusions that can manipulate you into thinking theres some kind of change. – Bob Dylan

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking. – Albert Einstein

The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven. – John Milton

The human mind is our fundamental resource. – John F. Kennedy

Man’s mind is like a store of idolatry and superstition; so much so that if a man believes his own mind it is certain that he will forsake God and forge some idol in his own brain. – John Calvin

The human mind is capable of excitement without the application of gross and violent stimulants; and he must have a very faint perception of its beauty and dignity who does not know this. – William Wordsworth

It’s not the situation that’s causing your stress, it’s your thoughts, and you can change that right here and now. You can choose to be peaceful right here and now. Peace is a choice, and it has nothing to do with what other people do or think. – Gerald G. Jampolsky, MD

A mind lively and at ease, can do with seeing nothing, and can see nothing that does not answer. – Jane Austen

A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it. – Rabindranath Tagore

Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence. – B. R. Ambedkar

Whatever you hold in your mind on a consistent basis is exactly what you will experience in your life. – Tony Robbins

It is the mind that makes the body. – Sojourner Truth

Let not your mind run on what you lack as much as on what you have already. – Marcus Aurelius

What do you hang on the walls of your mind? – Eve Arnold

The uncreative mind can spot wrong answers, but it takes a very creative mind to spot wrong questions. – Antony Jay

You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. – James Allen

It is the mind that maketh good or ill, That maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor. – Edmund Spenser

Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success. – Martha Stewart

The modern mind is in complete disarray. Knowledge has stretched itself to the point where neither the world nor our intelligence can find any foot-hold. It is a fact that we are suffering from nihilism. – Albert Camus

The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received withdistrust. – Arthur Schopenhauer

Nothing is good or bad, but thinking makes it so. – William Shakespeare

The mind loves the unknown. It loves images whose meaning is unknown, since the meaning of the mind itself is unknown. – Rene Magritte

Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier. – Charles F. Kettering

The smaller the mind the greater the conceit. – Aesop

The suspicious mind believes more than it doubts. It believes in a formidable and ineradicable evil lurking in every person. – Eric Hoffer

You have powers you never dreamed of. You can do things you never thought you could do. There are no limitations in what you can do except the limitations of your own mind. – Darwin P. Kingsley

The mind wears the colors of the soul, as a valet those of his master. – Sophie Swetchine

When the mind once allows a doubt to gain entrance, the value of deeds performed grow less, their character changes, we forget the past and dread the future. – Jules Verne

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. – Hermann Hesse

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