mind quotes

As long as I know what key the solo is in, I try to kind of empty my mind and not think about anything. I just play without thinking.Ace Frehley

Be what you would seem to be - or, if you'd like it put more simply - a house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.Margaret Fuller

To praise it would amount to praising myself. For the entire content of the work... coincides almost exactly with my own meditations which have occupied my mind for the past thirty or thirty-five years.Carl Friedrich Gauss

You get to the plate and nothing is going through your mind. You see the ball, you see the seams.Jason Giambi

Ever since I was really little, I've had characters that were in my mind.Terry Goodkind

If the moral good of fiction stems mainly from a habit of mind it inculcates in the reader, styles are neither good nor bad, and to describe some fictional enterprises as false is pointless.Mary Gordon

Well I think that the mind of a serial killer and the mind of the detectives represent the duality we face as people.Paul Guilfoyle

There's a good deal in common between the mind's eye and the TV screen, and though the TV set has all too often been the boobtube, it could be, it can be, the box of dreams.Ursula K. Le Guin

By silencing the mind, we can experience real peace. As long as various kinds of thoughts agitate the brain, we don't experience 100 percent peace.Henepola Gunaratana

Don Quixote is one that comes to mind in comparison to mine, in that they both involve journeys undertaken by older men. That is unusual, because generally the hero of a journey story is very young.David Guterson

No one wants to know how clever you are. They don't want an insight into your mind, thrilling as it might be. They want an insight into their own.Mark Haddon

I think they could of recast the children, I heard of people wanting to do something like that. That would be a nice little show to do but you know that show was of the 80's, I don't think the audience mind set is in that direction any longer.Larry Hagman

My heart is in the Church of England but not my mind.Alister Hardy

The mind is like a sheet of white paper in this, that the impressions it receives the oftenest, and retains the longest, are black ones.Julius Charles Hare

The thing is, don't get me wrong, I still love scoring and I hate to lose but now I see myself more as making players play better. Sometime you do what you have to do and you have to perform, that is still there, but in my mind I am thinking about making the guys around me play better and that is never an easy thing to do.Thierry Henry

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

All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop of your mind, capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and wealth.Napoleon Hill

Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.Dee Hock

Drawing is rather like playing chess: your mind races ahead of the moves that you eventually make.David Hockney

We live in a democracy. We have this extraordinary opportunity to use our mind and say what we think, speak as we think. Sometimes what we say is objectionable to other people. But that is part of a free society.Hal Holbrook