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One of my proudest moments is I didn't sell my soul for the sake of popularity.
George W. Bush
Disappointments are to the soul what a thunderstorm is to the air.
I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend even disaster.
Catherine the Great
If I were dammed of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole, mother o' mine o mother o' mine.
When peoples care for you and cry for you, they can straighten out your soul.
Heaven lent you a soul, Earth will lend a grave.
Christian Nestell Bovee
No egoism is so insufferable as that of the Christian with regard to his soul.
W. Somerset Maugham
A soul that is kind and intends justice discovers more than any sophist.
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces.
Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.
He that has light within his own clear breast May sit in the centre, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts Benighted walks under the mid-day sun; Himself his own dungeon.
Developing the muscles of the soul demands no competitive spirit, no killer instinct, although it may erect pain barriers that the spiritual athlete must crash through.
He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say, he sees no God; He must be no man, and quench his reasonable soul, before he can say to himself, there is no God.
The danger is not lest the soul should doubt whether there is any bread, but lest, by a lie, it should persuade itself that it is not hungry.
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as one pleases.
In a free society, government reflects the soul of its people. If people want change at the top, they will have to live in different ways. Our major social problems are not the cause of our decadence. They are a reflection of it.
I feel in the depths of my soul that it is the highest, most sacred, and most irreversible part of my obligation to preserve the union of these states, although it may cost me my life.
Do not make best friends with a melancholy sad soul. They always are heavily loaded, and you must bear half.
The artist produces for the liberation of his soul. It is his nature to create as it is the nature of water to run down the hill.
W. Somerset Maugham
It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.
A friend is one soul abiding in two bodies.
Compassion is the antitoxin of the soul: where there is compassion even the most poisonous impulses remain relatively harmless.
Poetry should be great and unobtrusive, a thing which enters into one's soul, and does not startle it or amaze it with itself, but with its subject.
If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had really been there, and if he found that flower in his hand when he awake - Aye, what then?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
Literature, not scripture, sustains the mind and - since there is no other metaphor - also the soul.
Disease is the tax which the soul pays for the body, as the tenant pays house-rent for the use of the house.
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth, which it takes more or less seriously, proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.
A soul is but the last bubble of a long fermentation in the world.
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