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What is right for one soul may not be right for another. It may mean having to stand on your own and do something strange in the eyes of others.
People know about the Klan and the overt racism, but the killing of one's soul little by little, day after day, is a lot worse than someone coming in your house and lynching you.
Samuel L. Jackson
The dogs did bark, the children screamed, Up flew the windows all; And every soul bawled out, Well done! As loud as he could bawl.
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.
The history of progress is written in the blood of men and women who have dared to espouse an unpopular cause, as, for instance, the black man's right to his body, or woman's right to her soul.
Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles.
Art is the stored honey of the human soul, gathered on wings of misery and travail.
Whoso will pray, he must fast and be clean, And fat his soul, and make his body lean.
You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul's own doing.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit.
My purpose... to go on with my heart and soul, devoting all my energies to Girl Scouts, and heart and hand with them, we will make our lives and the lives of the future girls happy, healthy and holy.
Juliette Gordon Low
Rude contact with facts chased my visions and dreams quickly away, and in their stead I beheld the horrors, the corruption, the evils and hypocrisy of society, and as I stood among them, a young wife, a great wail of agony went out from my soul.
Any man who does not accept the conditions of life sells his soul.
Man has set for himself the goal of conquering the world but in the processes loses his soul.
I don't think anyone, until their soul leaves their body, is past the point of no return.
The face is the soul of the body.
I started out mopping floors, waiting tables, and tending bar at my dad's tavern. I put myself through school working odd jobs and night shifts. I poured my heart and soul into a small business. And when I saw how out-of-touch Washington had become with the core values of this great nation, I put my name forward and ran for office.
For the people who ostensibly wish me well or are worried about my immortal soul, I say I take it kindly.
The thoughtful soul to solitude retires.
Originality is the essence of true scholarship. Creativity is the soul of the true scholar.
I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what it too deep to find for words.
Ruth St. Denis
The man of virtuous soul commands not, nor obeys.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
It's usually a big kind of vent of frustration or anger or sadness that puts me in the right frame of mind to write. It's such a cliche to say that artists write when they're down, but it's true for me. It's a relief to get out what's eating away at my heart or my soul or my head.
You've got to show your soul otherwise you're just a piece of equipment.
Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe that you must become its soul.
Coretta Scott King
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new; when an age ends; and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance.
It's a great relationship when you can work with the person who you consider to be your soul mate.
When you start fooling around with drugs, you're hurting your creativity, you're hurting your health. Drugs are death, in one form or another. If they don't kill you, they kill your soul. And if your soul's dead, you've got nothing to offer, anyway.
No matter how difficult and painful it may be, nothing sounds as good to the soul as the truth.
The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.
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