tranquil mind

See: composure
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Scarce had the fair Aurora given bright Phoebus time to dry the liquid pearls upon her golden locks with the heat of his fervent rays, when Don Quixote, shaking off sloth from his limbs, sprang to his feet and called to his squire Sancho, who was still snoring; seeing which Don Quixote ere he roused him thus addressed him: "Happy thou, above all the dwellers on the face of the earth, that, without envying or being envied, sleepest with tranquil mind, and that neither enchanters persecute nor enchantments affright.
I realized the remains of my fortune, and set forth on my journey with an almost tranquil mind.
blessed and brightened,' said the Cricket; 'the hearth which, but for her, were only a few stones and bricks and rusty bars, but which has been, through her, the Altar of your Home; on which you have nightly sacrificed some petty passion, selfishness, or care, and offered up the homage of a tranquil mind, a trusting nature, and an overflowing heart; so that the smoke from this poor chimney has gone upward with a better fragrance than the richest incense that is burnt before the richest shrines in all the gaudy temples of this world
It produces a deep state of relaxation and a tranquil mind which decreases heart rate, blood pressure and one uses oxygen more efficiently.
Featuring a foreword by British Open Champion Stewart Cink, The Now Golfer: The Psychology of Better Golf is a solid guide for improving one's golf game through learning how to keep a tranquil mind.
The strokes are gentle and warm--the touch of a man with a tranquil mind who, despite his stature, was the least pretentious under all circumstances.
Had I left the plane shouldering a canvas bag full of notepads and set off to re-trace the steps of Hemingway and a thousand other writers, poets and painters across the endlessly alluring and evocative African landscape, I could not have worn a bigger smile nor had a more contented heart and tranquil mind.
Another aim of Tai Chi is to foster a calm and tranquil mind, focused on the precise execution of these exercises.