To live by a large river is to be kept in the heart of things
My heart leaps up when I behold†
A rainbow in the sky:†
So was it when my life began;†
So is it now I am a man;†
So be it when I shall grow old,†
Or let me die!
Spring is the season of gaiety, and winter of terror; in spring the heart of tranquility dances to the melody of the groves, and the eye of benevolence sparkles at the sight of happiness and plenty: in winter, compassion melts at universal calamity, and the tear of softness starts at the wailing of hunger and the cries of the creation in distress
No site in the forest is without significance, not a glade, not a thicket that does not provide analogies to the labyrinth of human thoughts. Who among those people with a cultivated spirit, or whose heart has been wounded, can walk in a forest without the forest speaking to him?... If one searched for the causes of that sensation, at once solemn, simple, gentle, mysterious, that seizes one, perhaps it would be found in the sublime and ingenious spectacle of all the creatures obeying their destinies, immutably docile.
In water one sees ones own face; But in wine, one beholds the heart of another.
Heart attacks... God's revenge for eating his little animal friends.
He makes grass grow for the cattle, and plants for man to cultivate - bringing forth food from the earth: wine that makes glad the heart of man.
Wine ...moderately drunken
It doth quicken a man's wits,
It doth comfort the heart.
Wine fills the heart with courage.
Far too many times over the next 12 to 15 years, it was brought to my attention that people who followed my exercise guidelines exactly but ignored their diet, their weight and their cigarette smoking had heart attacks at age 55.
Vengeance taken will often tear the heart and torment the conscience.
If everyone were clothed with integrity, if every heart were just, frank, kindly, the other virtues would be well-nigh useless.
Whatever we are waiting for - peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance - it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.
There are three things to aim at in public speaking: first, to get into your subject, then to get your subject into yourself, and lastly, to get your subject into the heart of your audience
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.
He put in your heart certain wishes and plans; in my heart, he put other different desires.
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
When she became very ill with heart trouble, I saw that it would be impossible for my parents to provide for my studies, and I obtained their permission to go to sea to make a career for myself there.
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.
When we talk about understanding, surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely - the mind being your heart, your nerves, your ears- when you give your whole attention to it.
Behind closed eyes, colors fade and blend into beautiful new creations. Fate is left at the shaking hands of our imaginations. Places new and amazing, faces remain unseen. How, then, does our heart feel as if racing in the anticipation of a dream?
The condition of an enlightened
mind is a surrendered heart.
At work, you think of the children you have left at home. At home, you think of the work you've left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent.
Each handicap is like a hurdle in a steeplechase, and when you ride up to it, if you throw your heart over, the horse will go along too.