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Proverbs containing the word Mind

Out of sight, out of mind

We cease to worry about anything that can no longer be seen. This includes people. Absent friends are soon forgotten. This is the opposite of... Read more →

Little things please little minds

People of limited intelligence are interested only in unimportant things. As Ovid wrote: 'Frivolous minds are won by trifles.'

A contented mind is a perpetual feast

This means that contentment of mind is the cause of lasting happiness, and suggests that striving for such contentment is more important than... Read more →