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You are a little soul carrying around a corpse.
The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing.
One of the hardest tasks is to extract continually from one's soul an almost inexhaustible ill will.
Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel.
I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.
The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Youth is the period in which a man can be hopeless. The end of every episode is the end of the world. But the power of hoping through everything, the knowledge that the soul survives its adventures, that great inspiration comes to the middle-aged.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
W. Somerset Maugham
The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.
The soul, like the body, lives by what it feeds on.
J. G. Holland
Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.
William Butler Yeats
I am a soul. I know well that what I shall render up to the grave is not myself. That which is myself will go elsewhere. Earth, thou art not my abyss!
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of a person to believe or to disbelieve.
Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul.
Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.
The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.
Health is the soul that animates all the enjoyments of life, which fade and are tasteless without it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Once conform, once do what other people do because they do it, and a lethargy steals over all the finer nerves and faculties of the soul. She becomes all outer show and inward emptiness; dull, callous, and indifferent.
I am no longer sure of anything. If I satiate my desires, I sin but I deliver myself from them; if I refuse to satisfy them, they infect the whole soul.
Who would ever think that so much went on in the soul of a young girl?
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
A home without books is a body without soul.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Greed has taken the whole universe, and nobody is worried about their soul.
The soul is so far from being a monad that we have not only to interpret other souls to ourself but to interpret ourself to ourself.
T. S. Eliot
Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.
Paintings have a life of their own that derives from the painter's soul.
Vincent Van Gogh
A consistent soul believes in destiny, a capricious one in chance.
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