Keep your mind under captivity of remembering Lord Krishna.
Unless one's mind is at least somewhat peaceful one cannot even begin to think about spiritual subjects.
Lecture on “Overcoming the IIT disadvantage” delivered at IIT Chennai on 19th Nov 2006
Mind is seat of senses, to control mind is very important aspect. We need to understand our duty to train our mind. We need to discriminate and we need to chastise the mind sometimes, we need to distinguish what is bhakti and maya.
As we know, the mind can be our friend or enemy. Here is a thought to ponder in this regard. “Be careful how you are talking to yourself because you are listening.”
Complaining is the pastime of the mind engrossed in petty selfishness.