Brain Quotes:- The brain is an organ that serves as the center of the nervous system in all vertebrate and most invertebrate animals.

The brain is the most complex organ in a vertebrate’s body. The brain is located in the head, usually close to the sensory organs for senses such as vision.

In a human, the cerebral cortex contains approximately 15–33 billion neurons, each connected by synapses to several thousand other neurons. 

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

Brain Quotes And Sayings

Inspirational Brain Quotes And Sayings


The human brain starts working the moment you are born and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.

-George Jessel


The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.

-Robert Frost


The human brain is a most unusual instrument of elegant and as yet unknown capacity.

-Stuart Seaton


The human brain is an incredible pattern-matching machine.

-Jeff Bezos


If the human brain were so simple that we could understand it, we would be so simple that we couldn’t.

-Emerson M. Pugh

A man’s brain has a more difficult time shifting from thinking to feeling than a women’s brain does.

-Barbara De Angelis


I consider that a man’s brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.

-Arthur Conan Doyle


That’s your best friend and your worst enemy – your own brain.

-Fred Durst


Don’t let your brain interfere with your heart.

-Albert Einstein


The human brain is probably one of the most complex single objects on the face of the earth; I think it is, quite honestly.

-Bill Viola


Famous Brain Quotes And Proverbs


The emotional brain responds to an event more quickly than the thinking brain.

-Daniel Goleman


The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism secrets that will determine the future of the human race.

-Wilder Penfield

The human brain is a funny thing: it’s very susceptible to tempo and melody. You put the right words to it, and it becomes very influential.

-Ray Stevens


A brain is only capable of what it could conceive, and it couldn’t conceive what it hasn’t experienced

-Graham Greene


Brain: an apparatus with which we think we think.

-Ambrose Bierce


Can the brain understand the brain? Can it understand the mind? Is it a giant computer, or some other kind of giant machine, or something more?

-David Hubel


We have a brain for one reason and one reason only – and that’s to produce adaptable and complex movements.

-Daniel Wolpert


The softest, freest, most pliable and changeful living substance is the brain — the hardest and most iron-bound as well.

-Charlotte Perkins Gilman


The human brain, then, is the most complicated organization of matter that we know.

-Isaac Asimov

The brain is a commodity used to fertilize ideas.

-Elbert Hubbard


Humorous Brain Quotes And Proverbs


The brain is conceded to be the master organ of the body, the regulator of life, the source of human progress.

-Frederick Tilney


No brain is stronger than its weakest think.

-Thomas L. Masson


The brain is a complex biological organ of great computational capability that constructs our sensory experiences, regulates our thoughts and emotions, and control our actions.

-Eric Kandel


The brain is a muscle of busy hills, the struggle of unthought things with things eternally thought.

-Joyce Carol Oates


One of the difficulties in understanding the brain is that it is like nothing so much as a lump of porridge.

-Richard L. Gregory

We know the human brain is a device to keep the ears from grating on one another.

-Peter Vries


Fill the brain with high thoughts, highest ideals, place them day and night before you, and out of that will come great work.

-Swami Vivekananda


The brain appears to possess a special area which we might call poetic memory and which records everything that charms or touches us, that makes our lives beautiful.

-Milan Kundera


The brain is an island in an osmotically homogeneous sea.

-Francis Daniels Moore


The brain is highly structured, but it is also extremely flexible. It’s not a blank slate, but it isn’t written in stone, either.

-Alison Gopnik