55 Best 'Clear Mind' Quotes To Let You Collect Your Thoughts

Deepthi Reddy
Dec 12, 2023 By Deepthi Reddy
Originally Published on Jan 31, 2021
Edited by Isobel Murphy
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To have a clear mind is to stay calm and focus on any situation with a definite goal.

Thoughts flow in the mind at every moment. Being positive and clear in your thoughts can help to tackle any tricky situation.

If you want to clear your mind instantly, you could try meditation and yoga, these are approaches that work for most people. Alternatively finding peace in nature is another great way to clear your mind.

To try to stop overthinking, remind yourself that it is not as complicated as it seems and focus on the actionable strategies that you can sue to solve the problem.

we can't offer all the answers, but here are some clear mind quotes that make a great starting point, you can also check out our relax quotes and breathe quotes for more inspirational quotes.

Clear Your Mind Quotes

Some of these clear mind quotes can help you stay calm and composed during difficult times.

1."If you have God on your side, everything becomes clear."

-Ayrton Senna.

2."The closer one comes to truth, the further one gets from mind."

-James Pierce.

3."Relax, allow the mind to become empty, and surprise yourself with the great treasure that begins to flow from your soul."

―Paulo Coelho.

4."Every time your mind shifts, your world shifts."

- Byron Katie.

5."The mind reflects the world, and the world reflects the mind."

-James Pierce.

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

- Buddha.

7."We say that we want peace of mind but what we really want is peace from mind."

- Naval Ravikant.

8."You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength."

- Marcus Aurelius.

9."When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it."

-Paulo Coelho.

10.“Would you rather be right or free?"

-Byron Katie.

11."You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength."

- Marcus Aurelius.

12."If you want power, control the narrative in other people’s head. If you seek happiness, control the narrative in your own head. "

-Johnny Uzan.

13.“There’s no way that a clear mind can live an unhappy life.”

— Byron Katie.

14."Every morning I wake up and thank God."

-Aaron Neville.

15."Life is God's novel. Let him write it."

-Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Clear My Mind Quotes

Be clear in your mind, and you can overcome any obstacle in life. These inspirational quotes will guide you in the hour of need.

16."Not a mother, nor a father, nor any other relative can do more for the well-being of one than a rightly-directed mind can."

-The Dhammapada.

17."Divinity guides us all the time but most of us don’t know how to interpret its messages."

― Hina Hashmi.

18."Sometimes answers come to you in ways that only you can understand. That is why it is so important to have a clear mind to receive and understand the message."

― Sheila M Burke.

19."Keep your ears open and listen to the whispers of the universe, it will direct you towards the right direction."

― Hina Hashmi.

21."There are no lines in nature, only areas of colour, one against another."

-Edouard Manet.

22."Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence."

-B. R. Ambedkar.

Stop Overthinking Quotes

In this section, you can find more inspirational quotes that suggest you keep things simple and believe in yourself.

23."Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm."

– Winston Churchill.

24."Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined."

– Henry David Thoreau.

25."Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."

– Martin Luther King Jr.

26."Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for."

– Joseph Addison.

27."Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it."

– Andy Rooney.

28."The mind remembers only certain things. The body remembers everything. The information it carries goes back to the beginning of existence."

– Sadhguru.

29."A positive attitude can really make dreams come true - it did for me."

-David Bailey.

30."I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection."

—Leonardo da Vinci.

31."Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude."

-Zig Ziglar.

32."Those who follow the Tao are of clear mind. They do not load their mind with anxieties and are flexible in their adjustment to external conditions."


33."Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."

-Berthold Auerbach.

34."A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new."

-Albert Einstein.

35."Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality."

- Earl Nightingale.

36."The greatest force is derived from the power of thought. The finer the element, the more powerful it is. The silent power of thought influences people even at a distance because the mind is one as well as many. The universe is a cobweb; minds are spiders."

- Swami Vivekananda.

Free Yourself Quotes

Look at some of the inspirational quotes below, these life quotes will help you summon the courage to face challenges and hurdles with a clear mind.

37"Nothing is good or bad, but thinking makes it so."

-William Shakespeare.

38. "Nature is something outside our body, but the mind is within us."

-Bhumibol Adulyadej.

39."Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature."

-Gerard De Nerval.

40."God did not promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow or sunshine without rain. But he did promise strength for the day and light for the way."


41."It's a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal."    

-Steve Maraboli.

42."The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality."    

-Conan O'Brien.

43."The understanding of our position, clarity of the direction, and effectiveness of our actions determine the height of our destination."    

-Farshad Asl.

44."Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something."

-Morihei Ueshiba.

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Clear Mind Quotes About Life

Life is lovely when we are positive, enjoy it. Here are some lovely clear mind quotes that evoke our inner hope.

45."Clinging to old ways and fighting change is not the answer."

-Michael Rapino.

46."Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don't lose faith."

-Steve Jobs.

47."If I'm gonna tell a real story, I'm gonna start with my name."

-Kendrick Lamar.

48."Freedom is the oxygen of the soul."

-Moshe Dayan.

47."Sensitive people can identify soothing and disturbing energies, and healthy and unhealthy fields of vibration. They can even feel the frequency of the future events."

-Hina Hashmi.

More Quotes About A Clear Mind

Fear comes from the unknown, so apply your past learning to make your problems seem familiar. Here are some inspirational clear mind quotes you can derive inspiration and truth from.

48."Don't make all of your sadness to be a miserable tragedy, just forget it with your conscious heart and clear mind."

— Rizky Adam Rifai.

49."You'll feel much better when you clear your head, And soon you'll see, A much better way to be."

- Pennywise, 'Clear Your Mind'.

50."The most fundamental exercise is self-observation, which is the catalyst for inner change, it will give self-knowledge and a clear mind and perception. Without it, the attempt to reach enlightenment and awaken consciousness is destined to fail."


51."Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind."

— Johannes Brahms.

52."I'm looking forward to going out at the concert with a clear head, with a clear mind, with a clear spirit and experiencing whatever it is. It's great."

— Lenny Kravitz.

53."It's a wonderful thing to be optimistic. It keeps you healthy and it keeps you resilient."

-Daniel Kahneman.

54."When I am composing, I try to clear my mind of having to publish, or having to sell a book or find readers. That kind of thinking gets in the way."

— Maxine Hong Kingston.

55."Clear your mind of such thoughts. They cannot be answered and will make you no happier."

— Christopher Paolini.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our clear mind quotes, then why not take a look at these chill quotes and these keep calm quotes for more?

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Written by Deepthi Reddy

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Deepthi ReddyMaster of Business Administration

With an MBA under her belt, Deepthi has discovered her true calling in content writing. Her writing repertoire is diverse, covering travel, movies, pet care, parenting, animals and birds, and more. Her joy of learning and creating has helped her craft well-written and engaging articles. When she isn't writing, Deepthi enjoys exploring new cultures, trying different foods, and spending quality time with her two children aged 7 and 12.

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