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I can say, 'Well, I'm a male. I'm a male human. I'm a medical doctor. I'm an author...' If I go to a religious point of view, I will say, 'I am a soul. I am a spirit.' If I go into science, I will say, 'I am energy. I am light.' But the truth is I have no idea what I am.
Miguel Angel Ruiz
Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.
I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
The soul's joy lies in doing.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
A healthy social life is found only, when in the mirror of each soul the whole community finds its reflection, and when in the whole community the virtue of each one is living.
Choosing an attitude of faith will release peace out of your spirit and into your soul.
Depression begins with disappointment. When disappointment festers in our soul, it leads to discouragement.
When your soul is resting, your emotions are okay, your mind is okay, and your will is at peace with God, not resisting what He's doing.
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 heart of a human being is no different from the soul of heaven and earth. In your practice always keep in your thoughts the interaction of heaven and earth, water and fire, yin and yang.
Let there be many windows to your soul, that all the glory of the world may beautify it.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Time always seems long to the child who is waiting - for Christmas, for next summer, for becoming a grownup: long also when he surrenders his whole soul to each moment of a happy day.
There can be a true grandeur in any degree of submissiveness, because it springs from loyalty to the laws and to an oath, and not from baseness of soul.
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
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.
People think how a sugar basin has no physiognomy, no soul. But it changes every day.
A puny body weakens the soul.
O my God, what must a soul be like when it is in this state! It longs to be all one tongue with which to praise the Lord. It utters a thousand pious follies, in a continuous endeavor to please Him who thus possesses it.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough.
Mary McLeod Bethune
The weakness of a soul is proportionate to the number of truths that must be kept from it.
I might have some character traits that some might see as innocence or naive. That's because I discovered peace and happiness in my soul. And with this knowledge, I also see the beauty of human life.
And for me anyway, consciousness is three components: a personal component which for lack of a better word we can call the soul. A collective component which is more archetypal and a deeper level, and then a universal domain of consciousness.
Impressionism is the newspaper of the soul.
History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.
How good is man's life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the heart and the soul and the senses forever in joy!
If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
The aim of literary ambition is to demonstrate one's greatness of soul.
Seeing my malevolent face in the mirror, my benevolent soul shrinks back.
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