If you live for love you spread kindness and compassion everywhere you go. When you stop believing in your heart you are but a sterile vessel wandering in the wilderness.
To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion; to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich; to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never. In a word to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common. This is to be my symphony.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon-forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heart-felt compliment, and the countless infinitesimals of pleasurable and genial feeling
Grief drives men into habits of serious reflection, sharpens the understanding, and softens the heart
I believe talent is like electricity. We don't understand electricity. We use it. You can plug into it and light up a lamp, keep a heart pump going, light a cathedral, or you can electrocute a person with it. Electricity will do all that.
So foolish is the heart of man that he ever puts his hope in the future, learning nothing from his past errors and fancying that tomorrow must be better than today.
The only real blind person at Christmas-time is he who has not Christmas in his heart.
Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves -- to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today
I think there is only one quality worse than hardness of heart, and that is softness of head.
It isn't enough for your heart to break because everybody's heart is broken now.
At the heart of racism is the religious assertion that God made a creative mistake when He brought some people into being
It is only reason that teaches silence. The heart teaches us to speak.
The truth is that teamwork is at the heart of great achievement.
No one else holds or has held the place in the heart of the world which Jesus holds. Other gods have been as devoutly worshipped; no other man has been so devoutly loved.
Teach this triple truth to all: A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.
A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist
Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.
Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.
The improvement of the mind improves the heart and corrects the understanding.
Meditation here may think down hours to moments. Here the heart may give a useful lesson to the head and learning wiser grow without his books
We were two and had but one heart.
My heart and prayers go out to every individual
Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation.