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Soul quotes (38)

The soul of God is poured into the world through the thoughts of men.
Ralph Waldo Emerson   Category: Soul

The soul is made for action and cannot rest till it be employed. Idleness is its rust. Unless it will up and think and taste and see all is in vain.
Thomas Traherne   Category: Soul

To expect a personality to survive the disintegration of the brain is like expecting a cricket club to survive when all of its members are dead.
Bertrand Russell   Category: Soul

But who would force the soul tilts with a straw Against a champion cased in adamant.
William Wordsworth   Category: Soul

For what shall it profit a man if he shall gain the whole world and lose his own soul? Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?
The Bible   Category: Soul

In the Twentieth Century war will be dead the scaffold will be dead hatred will be dead frontier boundaries will be dead dogmas will be dead; man will live. He will possess something higher than all thesea great country the whole earth and a great hope the whole heaven.
Victor Hugo   Category: Soul

The man who is always worrying whether or not his soul would be damned generally has a soul that isnt worth a damn.
Oliver Wendell Holmes   Category: Soul

My mind is incapable of conceiving such a thing as a soul. I may be in error and man may have a soul; But I simply do not believe it.
Thomas Alva Edison   Category: Soul

There is no great and no small To the Soul that maketh all; And where it cometh all things are; And it cometh everywhere.
Douglas Jerrold   Category: Soul

When people bother you in any way it is because their souls are trying to get your divine attention and your blessing.
Catherine Ponder   Category: Soul

And I have written three books on the soul Proving absurd all written hitherto And putting us to ignorance again.
Robert Browning   Category: Soul

If there is righteousness in the heart there will be beauty in the character. If there be beauty in the character there will be harmony in the home. If there is harmony in the home there will be order in the nation. When there is order in the nation there will be peace in the world.
Unknown   Category: Soul

An aged man is but a paltry thing A tattered coat upon a stick unless Soul clap its hands and sing and louder sing For every tatter in its mortal dress.
William Butler Yeats   Category: Soul

Most people sell their souls and live with a good conscience on the proceeds.
Logan Pearsall Smith   Category: Soul

The number of teachers and guides that a soul has depends upon what it seeks to accomplish and its level of awareness. Souls that take upon themselves projects of more magnitude bring to themselves more assistance.
Gary Zukav   Category: Soul

O Lord if there is a Lord save my soul If I have a soul.
J. Ernest Renan   Category: Soul

We must no more ask whether the soul and body are one than ask whether the wax and the figure impressed on it are one.
Aristotle   Category: Soul

We declare that one who uses the God-given body of another without divine sanction abuses the very soul of that individual abuses the central purpose and processes of life.
Jeffrey R. Holland   Category: Soul

It matters not how strait the gate How charged with punishments the scroll; I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley   Category: Soul

The ideal life is in our blood and never will be still. Sad will be the day for any man when he becomes contented with the thoughts he is thinking and the deeds he is doing....
Phillips Brooks   Category: Soul

Re-examine all you have been told ... Dismiss what insults your Soul.
Walt Whitman   Category: Soul

God bless the roots! Body and soul are one.
Theodore Roethke   Category: Soul

Thinking understanding reasoning willing call not these soul! They are its actions but they are not its essence.
Akhenaton   Category: Soul

To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you you ought to prefer is to have kept your soul alive.
Robert Louis Stevenson   Category: Soul

In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in an clearer light and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.
Mahatma Gandhi   Category: Soul

One does not have to believe everything one hears.
Marcus Tullius Cicero   Category: Soul

Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of two everlasting hostile empires Necessity and Freewill.
Thomas Carlyle   Category: Soul

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened vision cleared ambition inspired and success achieved.
Helen Adams Keller   Category: Soul

The will to do the soul to dare.
Sir Walter Scott   Category: Soul

Not only is there no guarantee of the temporal immortality of the human soul that is to say of its eternal survival after death; but in any case this assumption completely fails to accomplish the purpose for which it has always been intended. Or is some riddle solved by my surviving forever? Is not this eternal life itself as much of a riddle as our present life?
Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein   Category: Soul

Whatever our souls are made of his and mine are the same.
Emily Bronte   Category: Soul

MOUTH n. In man the gateway to the soul; in woman the outlet of the heart.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce   Category: Soul

Every time a student walks past a really urgent expressive piece of architecture that belongs to his college it can help reassure him that he does have that mind does have that soul.
Louis Kahn   Category: Soul

My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earths loveliness.
Michelangelo Buonarroti   Category: Soul

If there is light in the soul there will be beauty in the person If there is beauty in the person there will be harmony in the house If there is harmony in the house there will be order in the nation If there is order in the nation there will be Peace in the World.
Proverb   Category: Soul

Therefore if you want to discover natures nakedness you must destroy its symbols and the farther you get in the nearer you come to its essense. When you come to theOne that gathers all things up into itself there your soul must stay.
Meister Eckhart   Category: Soul

The soul like the body lives by what it feeds on.
Josiah Gilbert Holland   Category: Soul

Truth never yet fell dead in the streets; it has such affinity with the soul of man the seed however broadcast will catch somewhere and produce its hundredfold.
Theodore Parker   Category: Soul