A closed mind is like a closed book: just a block of wood.
- Chinese Proverb
An open mind is like a sieve, everything runs right through it.
"What a terrible thing to have lost one's mind. Or not to have a mind at all. How true that is."
Maybe one thought was enough for me, but I can't resist posting this one...
"The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid."
- - G. K. Chesterson
"A mind genuinely open with respect to everything would, like a box with no sides, prove in the final analysis to be empty, quite incapable of containing anything, even doubts."
- - Trevor A. Hart
(I have to confess, I made up the first one. ) :-)
"Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results" --Albert Einstein
Nothing is a good thing to do
and often a very clever thing