One can think of a secretary actively operating a filing system, of a librarian actively cataloguing books, of a computer actively sorting out information. The mind however does not actively sort out information. The information sorts itself out and organ
ISBN 0140137793 Copyright ? Edward de Bono
Men do not know the natural infirmity of their mind: it does nothing but ferret and quest, and keeps incessantly whirling around, building up and becoming entangled in its own work, like silkworms, and is suffocated in it. A mouse in a pitch barrel...thi
(also widely attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt)
Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.
Wayne Am I supposed to be a man, am I supposed to say, it's OK, I don't mind. I don't mind. Well I mind I mind big time And you know what the worst part is I NEVER LEARNED TO READ.
No mind should submit their mind to another mind He that complies against his will is of his own opinion still that's my motto. I won't be brainwashed.
What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is.
What a waste it is to lose one's mind or not to have a mind. How true that is.
Keep your conscious mind focused on what you want, and your subconscious mind will unerringly guide you to it.
Absence of occupation is not rest, A mind quite vacant is a mind distress'd.
Sorry, my mind was wandering. One time my mind went all the wayto Venus on mail order and I couldn't pay for it.
When the mind is silent, beyond weakness or non concentration, then it can enter into a world which is far beyond the mind the highest End.
Mind unemployed is mind unenjoyed.
In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities. In the expert's mind there are few.
The true, strong, and sound mind is the mind that can embrace equally great things and small.
To the dull mind all nature is leaden. To the illumined mind the whole world sparkles with light.
A meeting moves at the speed of the slowest mind in the room. In other words, all but one participant will be bored, all but one mind underused.
Frankly, I don't mind not being President. I just mind that someone else is.
The only means of strengthening one's intellect is to make up one's mind about nothing to let the mind be a thoroughfare for all thoughts.
Merely having an open mind is nothing. The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid.
They tell me I have got a mind of my own, but sometimes it's like my mind itself has its own mind.
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.
Age is a function of mind over matter if you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Growing old is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.