44 Buddha's quotes on mind to go through and know your mind closely!

Buddha's quotes on mind

Buddha's quotes on mind. The mind is the supreme commander of our body. It is also the most crucial part of our entire system. It's nothing but only your mind, that decided what you want to do and need to do. Without the mind, the body is just a piece of dead meat. No mind, no actions, without our mind, our body is simply at rest. Every single thing including all our physical movements and emotional movements are decided by the mind. The mind can think, react and also take actiions. Humans are always considered as the most intelligent living beings, and it is only due to their mind. They can think, imagine and even dream due to it. We all must care for this small though the most important body part and read the following Buddha's quotes on mind!

1. "Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten."

Buddha's quotes on mind

2. "All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain?"

3. "It is a man’s own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways."

4. "We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves."

5. "There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind."

6. "Speak or act with an impure mind and trouble will follow you."

7. "The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly."

8. "To keep the body in good health is a duty…otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."

9. "Remembering a wrong is like carrying a burden on the mind."

Buddha's quotes on mind

10. "Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."

11. "On life’s journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him."

12. "A disciplined mind brings happiness."

13. "There is no fear for one whose mind is not filled with desires." ― Buddha

14. "Our life is shaped by our mind; we become what we think. Joy follows a pure thought like a shadow that never leaves." 

15. "May all beings have happy minds."

16. "The mind is everything. What you think you become."

17. "A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another."

18. "In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true."

19. "An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind."

20. "We will develop and cultivate the liberation of mind by lovingkindness, make it our vehicle, make it our basis, stabilize it, exercise ourselves in it, and fully perfect it."

21. "Everything is based on mind, is led by mind, is fashioned by mind. If you speak and act with a polluted mind, suffering will follow you, as the wheels of the oxcart follow the footsteps of the ox."

22. "A mind unruffled by the vagaries of fortune, from sorrow freed, from defilements cleansed, from fear liberated — this is the greatest blessing."

23. "All experiences are preceded by mind, having mind as their master, created by mind."

24. "To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him."

25. "What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind."

26. "Transcendental intelligence rises when the intellectual mind reaches its limit and if things are to be realized in their true and essential nature, its processes of thinking must be transcended by an appeal to some higher faculty of cognition."

27. "The external world is only a manifestation of the activities of the mind itself, and the mind grasps it as an external world simply because of its habit of discrimination and false-reasoning. The disciple must get into the habit of looking at things truthfully."

28. "Mind precedes all mental states. Mind is their chief; they are all mind-wrought."

29. "If with a pure mind a person speaks or acts happiness follows him like his never-departing shadow."

30. "We are formed and molded by our thoughts. Those whose minds are shaped by selfless thoughts give joy when they speak or act. Joy follows them like a shadow that never leaves them."

31. "Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue."

32. "Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind."

33. "If you use your mind to look for a Buddha, you won’t see the Buddha."  Bodhidharma 

34. "Buddha means awareness, the awareness of body and mind that prevents evil from arising in either."  Bodhidharma

35. "But deluded people don’t realize that their own mind is the Buddha. They keep searching outside." ― Bodhidharma

36. "No one can force us to transform our minds, not even Buddha. We must do so voluntarily. Therefore Buddha stated, ‘You are your own master'."  Dalai Lama

37. "The Buddha and all sentient beings are nothing but expressions of the one mind. There is nothing else." ― Huang Po

38. "To awaken suddenly to the fact that your own Mind is the Buddha, that there is nothing to be attained or a single action to be performed. This is the Supreme Way." ― Huang Po

39. "As long as you look for a Buddha somewhere else, you’ll never see that your own mind is the Buddha." ― Bodhidharma

40. “Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.”  Buddha

41. “Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.” — Buddha 

42. “You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” — Buddha 

43. “Have compassion for all beings, rich and poor alike; each has their suffering. Some suffer too much, others too little.” — Buddha

44. "If a man can control his body and mind and thereby refrains from eating animal flesh and wearing animal products, I say he will really be liberated." ― Gautama Buddha