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I find, by experience, that the mind and the body are more than married, for they are most intimately united; and when one suffers, the other sympathizes.

Author: Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773)

Profession: British Statesman, Author

If water derives lucidity from stillness, how much more the faculties of the mind! The mind of the sage, being in repose, becomes the mirror of the universe, the speculum of all creation.

Author: Chuang Tzu (369-286 BC)

Profession: Chinese Philosopher

The empires of the futures are the empires of the mind.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

All things tend to corrupt perverted minds.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

Whatever that be which thinks, understands, wills, and acts. it is something celestial and divine.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

The mind is the result of the torments the flesh undergoes or inflicts upon itself.

Author: E. M. Cioran (1911)

Profession: Rumanian-born French Philosopher

It is only through your conscious mind that you can reach the subconscious. Your conscious mind is the porter at the door, the watchman at the gate. It is to the conscious mind that the subconscious looks for all its impressions.

Author: Robert Collier

Profession: American Writer, Publisher

The mind is not a hermit's cell, but a place of hospitality and intercourse.

Author: Charles Horton Cooley (1864-1929)

Profession: American Sociologist

The bigger a man's head gets, the easier it is to fill his shoes.

Author: Henry Courtney

Profession:

All this sensory input, which begins in the brain, has its effect throughout the body.

Author: Norman Cousins (1915-1990)

Profession: American Editor, Humanitarian, Author

You can have such an open mind that it is too porous to hold a conviction.

Author: George W. Crane

Profession:

Sense is a line, the mind is a circle. Sense is like a line which is the flux of a point running out from itself, but intellect like a circle that keeps within itself.

Author: Ralph J. Cudworth (1617-1688)

Profession: British Theologian, Philosopher

Aristotle is famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.

Author: Will Cuppy

Profession:

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.

Author: Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1519)

Profession: Italian Inventor, Architect, Painter, Scientist, Sculptor

As every divided kingdom falls, so every mind divided between many studies confounds and saps itself.

Author: Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1519)

Profession: Italian Inventor, Architect, Painter, Scientist, Sculptor