Have a mind that is open to everything, yet attached to nothing.

Being attached to the problems of yesterday or the insecurities of tomorrow will destroy your today.

Action without a name, a who attached to it, is meaningless.

If written directions alone would suffice, libraries wouldn't need to have the rest of the universities attached.

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The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death.

The pyramids, attached with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.

Fiction is like a spider's web, attached ever so lightly perhaps, but still attached to life at all four corners. Often the attachment is scarcely perceptible.

If you find a good solution and become attached to it, the solution may become your next problem.

A fact in itself is nothing. It is valuable only for the idea attached to it, or for the proof which it furnishes.

He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy.

Bigot: One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.

To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature.

I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.

Love is the ultimate outlaw. It just won't adhere to any rules. The most any of us can do is to sign on as its accomplice. Instead of vowing to honor and obey, maybe we should swear to aid and abet. That would mean that security is out of the question. The words make and stay become inappropriate. My love for you has no strings attached. I love you for free.

The will is never free -- it is always attached to an object, a purpose.

It is simply the engine in the car -- it can't steer.

The rope by which the great blocks of taxes are attached to any citizenry is simple loyalty.

Not only is it not remarkable to be a single woman, there's no stigma attached.

You see more and more women choosing to be single as well as happenstance.

They appear to have become so attached to their outrage that they are even more outraged that they won't be able to be outraged anymore.

I was always a big fan of the books and over the years I've become quite attached to Ron and we've meshed into the same person, really.

I've returned to being an amateur without any ties or strings attached, which gives me a freedom I never had before.

Now, I have big-money offers on three movies, and I have director approval.

That's kind of scary,' he says. 'No directors have been attached. That's a lot of pressure on me.

Within psychology and neuroscience, some new and rigorous experimental paradigms for studying consciousness have helped it begin to overcome the stigma that has been attached to the topic for most of this century.

I know not why there is such a melancholy feeling attached to the remembrance of past happiness, except that we fear that the future can have nothing so bright as the past.

When the people are too much attached to savage independence, to be tolerant of the amount of power to which it is for their good that they should be subject, the state of society is not yet ripe for representative government.

Those who consciousness is unified abandon all attachment to the results of action and attain supreme peace. But those whose desires are fragmented, who are selfishly attached to the results of their work, are bound in everything they do.

In a sense the world dies every time a writer dies, because, if he is any good, he has been a wet nurse to humanity during his entire existence and has held earth close around him, like the little obstetrical toad that goes about with a cluster of eggs attached to his legs.

Publishers are notoriously slothful about numbers, unless they're attached to dollar signs -- unlike journalists, quarterbacks, and felony criminal defendants who tend to be keenly aware of numbers at all times.

There is no mystery attached to the fact that, in this new era in human history, when for the first time large numbers of people can live unconstrained lives involving high levels of choice, there is a concurrent explosion in depression rates. The burden of responsibility for making innumerable choices can result in a person's becoming psychologically tyrannized by them.

The family is the most basic unit of government.

As the first community to which a person is attached and the first authority under which a person learns to live, the family establishes society's most basic values.

People without imagination are beginning to tire of the importance attached to comfort, to culture, to leisure, to all that destroys imagination. This means that people are not really tired of comfort, culture and leisure, but of the use to which they are

The soul that is attached to anything however much good there may be in it, will not arrive at the liberty of divine union. For whether it be a strong wire rope or a slender and delicate thread that holds the bird, it matters not, if it really holds it fast; for, until the cord be broken the bird cannot fly.

We are in love with the word. We are proud of it. The word precedes the formation of the state. The word comes to us from every avatar of early human existence. As writers, we are obliged more than others to keep our lives attached to the primitive power of the word. From India, out of the Vedas, we still hear: On the spoken word, all the gods depend, all beasts and men; in the world live all creatures...The word is the name of the divine world.

It's gotten out of control. It's taking bigger and bigger names to make smaller and smaller films. I worry that important films without a big name attached won't get made at all.

I remain attached to my nation.

You have to take into account it was the cell phone that became what the modern-day concept of a phone call is, and this is a device that's attached to your hip 24/7. Before that there was 'leave a message' and before that there was 'hopefully you're home.'

You want to do something, you want to have the bravery to do something original.

And there will always be people who are like, the classicists who are like, 'No, but it's got to have this.' In life, there are people like that attached to every single thing that there is. These are the same people that are like, still playing vinyl.

Being attached to America these days is like being in a pen with a wounded bull.

My friends tease me because I don't like clutter. I'm not someone who gets attached to things.

I think failure is nothing more than life's way of nudging you that you are off course. My attitude to failure is not attached to outcome, but in not trying. It is liberating. Most people attach failure to something not working out or how people perceive you. This way, it is about answering to yourself.

I am attached to the French language. I will defend the ubiquitous use of French.

I failed the LSAT. Basically, if I had not failed, I'd have been a lawyer and there would be no Spanx. I think failure is nothing more than life's way of nudging you that you are off course. My attitude to failure is not attached to outcome, but in not trying. It is liberating.

The problem is no longer that with every pair of hands that comes into the world there comes a hungry stomach. Rather it is that, attached to those hands are sharp elbows.

Action without a name, a "who" attached to it, is meaningless.

I see nothing wrong with the human trait to desire.

In fact, I consider it integral to our success mechanism. Becoming attached to what we desire is what causes the trouble. If you must have it in order to be happy, then you are denying the happiness of the here and now.

The will is never free - it is always attached to an object, a purpose.

It is simply the engine in the car - it can't steer.

People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them.

I will be sad. I've gotten very attached to Harry and all that goes on in his world, I guess I'll just be kind of tasting every bit of it because it will be the last one.

A certain recluse, I know not who, once said that no bonds attached him to this life, and the only thing he would regret leaving was the sky.

Have a mind that's open to everything, get attached to nothing.

Science, which is not so attached to 'truth' as it once was, ut more to immediate 'effectiveness', is now drifting towards a decline, it's civic fall from grace.

Today, free agency takes away a lot of your heroes, they go somewhere else.

Some of them don't but a lot of them do-take the higher offer to go somewhere else. And, it turns the fans off because they get attached to the players.