Open Minded Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old open minded quotes, open minded sayings, and open minded proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Women consistently exhibit over their lifetimes accuracy in thingking, good use of language, open mindedness, cheerfulness, frankness in discussion, energy level and self esteem. Gary A. Olson
Some open minds should be closed for repairs. Toledo Blade
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. Plutarch
Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier. Charles F. Kettering
The open mind never acts: when we have done our utmost to arrive at a reasonable conclusion, we still must close our minds for the moment with a snap, and act dogmatically on our conclusions. George Bernard Shaw
Genuine ignorance is profitable because it is likely to be accompanied by humility, curiosity, and open-mindedness. John Dewey
If someone is able to show me that what I think or do is not right, I will happily change, for I seek the truth, by which no one was ever truly harmed. It is the person who continues in his self-deception and ignorance who is harmed. Marcus Aurelius
To be a really confident communicator, you need to have an open mind. Diana Mather
Only those who can acknowledge their limitations can keep an open mind. Arjit Tamrakar
Wise do not do the work, in short wise make choices, choices with open minds. Arjit Tamrakar
It is a narrow mind which cannot look at a subject from various points of view. George Eliot
Take full advantage of every opportunity that presents itself to you. If you do your best, keep an open mind, and focus on the outcome. Rick Crici EdD
The high-minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think. Aristotle
The mind is a musical instrument with a certain range of tones, beyond which in both directions we have infinite silence. John Tyndall
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions. Oliver Wendell Holmes
Like the earth a hundred years ago, our mind still lies in darkest Africa, unmapped Borneos and Amazonian basins. Julian Huxley