quote by Ahmed Kathrada

The hardest thing to open is a closed mind.

— Ahmed Kathrada

Spectacular Closed Mind quotations

Closed mind quote Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it trut

Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.

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It irritates me to be told how things have always been done.

I defy the tyranny of precedent. I cannot afford the luxury of a closed mind.

I wore black because I liked it. I still do, and wearing it still means something to me. It's still my symbol of rebellion -- against a stagnant status quo, against our hypocritical houses of God, against people whose minds are closed to others' ideas.

Closed mind quote Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your p

Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

And when the drums of war have reached a fever pitch and the blood boils with hate and the mind is closed, the leader will have no need in seizing the rights of the citizenry. Rather, the citizenry infused with fear and blinded by patriotism, will offer up all of their rights unto the leader and do it gladly so.

When even one American - who has done nothing wrong - is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth - then all Americans are in peril.

When even one American - who has done nothing wrong - is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth - then all Americans are in peril.

Closed mind quote It is when you finally learn that your  are all in your mind that your real life

It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.

I have found that the greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being. Cultivating a close, warmhearted feeling for others automatically puts the mind at ease. It is the ultimate source of success in life.

When you close the door of your mind to negative thoughts, the door of opportunity opens to you.

Let your mind start a journey through a strange new world.

Leave all thoughts of the world you knew before. Let your soul take you where you long to be. Close your eyes, let your spirit start to soar, and you’ll live as you’ve never lived before.

Closed mind quote Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental pict

Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief.

The door of a bigoted mind opens outwards so that the only result of the pressure of facts upon it is to close it more snugly.

Listen closely to your invisible thoughts.

What do you hear? What are your words implying? That is their potency. What do you want? Name it and rearrange the structure of your mind to imply you no longer desire it, because you already have it!

Closed mind quote Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.

Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.

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The more grateful you are for everything good that comes into your life, the more closely you place your mind in contact with that power in life that can produce greater good.

When you live in the shadow of insanity, the appearance of another mind that thinks and talks as yours does is something close to a blessed event.

Christianity is, I believe, about expanded life, heightened consciousness and achieving a new humanity. It is not about closed minds, supernatural interventions, a fallen creation, guilt, original sin or divine rescue.

Closed mind quote If you eyes are opened, you'll see the things worth seeing.

If you eyes are opened, you'll see the things worth seeing.

The day is coming when even the most closed-minded ridiculers will have to face the truth.

A closed mind is a dying mind.

Be open minded, but not so open minded that your brains fall out.

Closed mind quote Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behi

Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.

Many people are unhappy and are not experiencing life to its fullest because they’ve closed their hearts to compassion, they are motivated by only what they want and what they think they need. They rarely do anything for anybody else unless they have an ulterior goal in mind. They are self-involved and self-centered.

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.

So one day, in a fit of trying to do something different, I just dyed my hair dark brown and got my first role a week later, after which I thought: 'People are closed-minded, man! Like a different hair colour changes everything!'

Closed mind quote Progress is impossible without change and those who cannot change their minds, c

Progress is impossible without change and those who cannot change their minds, cannot change anything.

Being called close-minded by religious people is a bit like being called yellow by a bunch of bananas.

Once you've decided that something's absolutely true, you've closed your mind on it, and a closed mind doesn't go anywhere. Question everything. That's what education's all about.

The food that enters the mind must be watched as closely as the food that enters the body.

Closed mind quote If you have a bad thought about yourself, tell it to go to hell because that is

If you have a bad thought about yourself, tell it to go to hell because that is exactly where it came from.

The farther the experiment is from theory, the closer it is to the Nobel Prize.

In the spiritual search doubt is beneficial, a closed mind is not.

Doubt used wisely assists enlightenment; a closed mind assists ignorance.

The closed mind is a disease. You need to have an open mind; otherwise life will just pass you by.

Closed mind quote It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without acc

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

Income tax filing and payment day should be moved from April 15th to November 1st so it can be close to election day. People ought to have their tax bills fresh in mind as they go to vote.

The drawings that interest me most are made with closed eyes.

With eyes closed, I feel my hand slide down on the paper. I have an image in mind, but the results always surprise me.

All genius is simple. It involves close observation and a momentous act of self trust.

Closed mind quote Your strongest muscle

Your strongest muscle

Certainty is a closing of the mind. To create something new you must have doubt.

Non-attachment is not the elimination of desire.

It is the spaciousness to allow any quality of mind, any thought or feeling, to arise without closing around it, without eliminating the pure witness of being. It is an active receptivity to life.

A saucer flew right over (us), put down three landing gears, and landed out on the dry lakebed. (The cameramen) went out there with their cameras toward the UFO.... I had chance to hold (the film) up to the window. Good close-up shots. There was no doubt in my mind that it was made someplace other than on this earth.

The ideal woman to me would be the gun-toting moll.

Someone who is true blue and ready to face the world. Open to ideas and suggestion, not stubborn and closed minded.

There is nothing more dangerous than a humiliated man.

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