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Definition of Inward

Inward

  1. Being or placed within; inner; interior; -- opposed to outward.
  2. Seated in the mind, heart, spirit, or soul.
  3. Intimate; domestic; private.
  4. That which is inward or within; especially, in the plural, the inner parts or organs of the body; the viscera.
  5. The mental faculties; -- usually pl.
  6. An intimate or familiar friend or acquaintance.
  7. Alt. of Inwards

Inward Quotations

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Aristotle

Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
Henry Van Dyke

Outward judgment often fails, inward judgment never. - Theodore Parker
Outward judgment often fails, inward judgment never.
Theodore Parker

Instead of looking outside of ourselves and counting potential enemies, fasting summons us to turn our glance inward, and to take the measure of our greatest challenge: the self, the ego, in our own eyes and as others see us.
Tariq Ramadan

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.
Virginia Woolf
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Inward Translations

inward in Latin is penitus