Quest is at the heart of what I do-the holy grail, and the terror that you'll never find it, seemed a perfect metaphor for life.
Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.
Evolution seems to close the heart to some of the plainest spiritual truths while it opens the mind to the wildest guesses advanced in the name of science.
Each of us, face to face with other men, is clothed with
some sort of dignity, but we know only too well all the unspeakable things that go on in the heart.
A fool despises good counsel, but a wise man takes it to heart.
The architect is not free, but the artist is... The architect works with his head, but the artist with his heart.
The very strength that protects the heart from injury is the strength that prevents the heart from enlarging to its intended greatness within. The song of the voice is sweet, but the song of the heart is the pure voice of heaven.
Each one sees what he carries in his heart.
Literature is where I go to explore the highest and lowest places in human society and in the human spirit, where I hope to find not absolute truth but the truth of the tale, of the imagination and of the heart.
The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its affections to a few esteemed characters.
What was once to me mere matter of the fancy now has grown the vast necessity of heart and life.
To resist the frigidity of old age, one must combine the body, the mind, and the heart. And to keep these in parallel vigor one must exercise, study, and love.
At its conceptual heart, xenophobia is a fear of the 'other', with the 'other' most often being defined by differential (contemporary) nation-state 'membership'.
Listening is an attitude of the heart, a genuine desire to be with another which both attracts and heals.
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
Potential steroid users are seduced by the fake picture of health and vitality and virility. The picture doesn't show the strain on the arteries, the wear and tear on the heart and the psyche. It doesn't show the caskets.
Words are the voice of the heart.
There are words which sever hearts more than sharp swords; there are words the point of which sting the heart through the course of a whole life
Religion is a matter of the heart. No physical inconvenience can warrant abandonment of one`s own religion.
The words of kindness are more healing to a drooping heart than balm or honey.
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history
A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance.
Trust your intuitive heart.
The heart that loves is always young.
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed.