How to control the mind?

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Acharya Prashant (AP): Nobody has ever really said that the mind needs to be controlled or can be controlled. It is only the controlled freaks who talk in this language. The very constitution of the mind is objects and objects by definition are changing all the time. So, what do you mean by controlling the mind? The only thing that can…