Facing the Restless Mind

HOLD to the idea, "I am not the mind, I see that I am thinking, I am watching my mind act," and each day the identification of yourself with thought and feeling will grow less, until at last you can entire separate yourself from the mind and actually know it to be apart from yourself.
When this is done, the mind is your servant to control as you will.
Swami Vivekananda
WHEN your mind stops racing, it is naturally kind instead of rude, naturally loving instead of selfish.
Eaknath Easwaran
MINDS, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
Charles Dickens

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