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Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.
There is one knows not what sweet mystery about this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath.
The human face is the organic seat of beauty. It is the register of value in development, a record of Experience, whose legitimate office is to perfect the life, a legible language to those who will study it, of the majestic mistress, the soul.
Art is exalted above religion and race. Not a single solitary soul these days believes in the religions of the Assyrians, the Egyptians and the Greeks... Only their art, whenever it was beautiful, stands proud and exalted, rising above all time.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term Art, I should call it 'the reproduction of what the Senses perceive in Nature through the veil of the soul.' The mere imitation, however accurate, of what is in Nature, entitles no man to the sacred name of 'Artist.'
Edgar Allan Poe
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you ought to prefer, is to have kept your soul alive.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
I trust that when people meet, we meet for a transcendent reason, and that the challenges we face in life are always lessons that serve our soul's growth.
Alas! all music jars when the soul's out of tune.
Miguel de Cervantes
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.
We had seen God in His splendors, heard the text that Nature renders. We had reached the naked soul of man.
Soul is about authenticity. Soul is about finding the things in your life that are real and pure.
There are too many souls of wood not to love those wooden characters who do indeed have a soul.
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Territory is but the body of a nation. The people who inhabit its hills and valleys are its soul, its spirit, its life.
James A. Garfield
Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.
It must be admitted that there are some parts of the soul which we must entirely paralyse before we can live happily in this world.
The corruption of the American soul is consumerism.
Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of thought, moral principle, and love, and this may be found in the humblest condition of life.
William Ellery Channing
Some indeed have tears naturally, when the higher motion of the soul makes itself felt in the lower, or because God our Lord, seeing that it would be good for them, allows them to melt into tears. But this does not mean that they have greater charity or that they are more effective than others who enjoy no tears.
When you think about Boston, Harvard and M.I.T. are the brains of the city, and its soul might be Faneuil Hall or the State House or the Old Church. But I think the pulsing, pounding heart of Boston is Fenway Park.
God is acting on your soul all the time, whether you have spiritual sensations or not.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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