Head And Heart Quotes

Most popular head and heart quotes

The head is always the dupe of the heart.
Where the heart lies, let the brain lie also.


The heart has reasons that the reason knows not of.


Your heart often knows things before your mind does.


A good heart is better than all the heads in the world.


We distrust our heart too much, and our head not enough.
It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see.
A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.
The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.
People are governed with the head; kindness of heart is little use in chess.


Pity me that the heart is slow to learn
What the swift mind beholds at every turn.
If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.


If any part of your uncertainty is a conflict between your heart and your mind—follow your mind.

mind uncertainty

I think that there is only one quality worse than hardness of heart and that is softness of head.
One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too.
A woman's head is always influenced by her heart, but a man's heart is always influenced by his head.

men and women

You can't reason with your heart; it has its own laws, and thumps about things which the intellect scorns.
The heart has such an influence over the understanding that it is worth while to engage it in our interest.
There are two distinct sorts of ideas, those that proceed from the head and those that emanate from the heart.
I am all for people having their heart in the right place; but the right place for a heart is not inside the head.
If my heart could do my thinking
And my head begin to feel
would I look upon the world anew,
And know what's truly real.
Remember only this of our hopeless love
That never till Time is done
Will the fire of the heart and the fire of the mind be one.
The heart errs like the head; its errors are not any the less fatal, and we have more trouble getting free of them because of their sweetness.
No creature can fly with just one wing.  Gifted leadership occurs when heart and head—feeling and thought—meet. These are the two wings that allow a leader to soar.


If your head tells you one thing, and your heart tells you another, before you do anything, you should first decide whether you have a better head or a better heart.
One day we will learn that the heart can never be totally right if the head is totally wrong.  Only through the bringing together of head and heart—intelligence and goodness—shall man rise to a fulfillment of his true nature.
For the reality of these [guiding] principles I appeal to the true fountains of evidence, the head and heart of every rational and honest man. It is there nature has written her moral laws, and where every man may read them for himself.