Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
— Albert Einstein

An idle brain is the devil's workshop.
English Proverbs brains quote

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
— Dr. Seuss

Brain research tells us that only twenty percent of human beings have a sense of irony, which means that eighty percent of the world takes everything at face value.
— Doug Coupland

What a peculiar privilege has this little agitation of the brain which we call 'thought'.
— brains quotation by David Hume