Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.
The universities deceive when they say they have no agenda other than to open minds.
All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called 'Facts'. They are the brute beasts of the intellectual domain.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Short stories are tiny windows into other worlds and other minds and dreams. They are journeys you can make to the far side of the universe and still be back in time for dinner.
If you can open people's hearts first, then maybe people's minds get opened after that.
When we sit at the table, there is more going on than satisfying hunger. It is sad to think of those who eat simply to satisfy their hunger and who do not permit themselves to linger under the many spells offered by a good meal — the satisfaction of our hearts, our minds and our spirits.
Little things affect little minds.
Small minds are concerned with the extraordinary, great minds with the ordinary.
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most.
Minds — quotes and aphorisms
Only great minds can afford a simple style.
These are not books, lumps of lifeless paper, but minds alive on the shelves.
Religion is the organization of spirituality into something that became the hand maiden of conquerors. Nearly all religions were brought to people and imposed on people by conquerors, and used as the framework to control their minds.
Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of the vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.
The art of a people is a true mirror to their minds.
We must speak our minds openly, debate our disagreements honestly, but always pursue solidarity.
The bosses of our mass media, press, radio, film and television, succeed in their aim of taking our minds off disaster. Thus, the distraction they offer demands the antidote of maximum concentration on disaster.
The more refined and subtle our minds, the more vulnerable they are.