Though my soul may set in darkness, It will rise in perfect light, I have loved the stars too fondly To be fearful of the night
Life is just a chance to grow a soul.
A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul.
The human soul has still greater need of the ideal than of the real. It is by the real that we exist; it is by the ideal that we live.
If you are losing your leisure, look out; you may be losing your soul.
Sometimes, simply by sitting, the soul collects wisdom.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired and success achieved.
Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.
Soul meets soul on lovers' lips.
What of soul was left, I wonder, when the kissing had to stop?
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
There is one thing one has to have: either a soul that is cheerful by nature, or a soul made cheerful by work, love, art, and knowledge.
Truth is so great a perfection, that if God would render himself visible to men, he would choose light for his body and truth for his soul
Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul.
In hatred as in love, we grow like the thing we brood upon. What we loathe, we graft into our very soul.
Variety is the soul of pleasure.
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.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
The dancer's body is simply the luminous manifestation of the soul.
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.
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is only a projection of his own soul, which he admires
To regret one's own experiences is to arrest one's own development. To deny one's own experiences is to put a lie into the lips of one's life. It is no less than a denial of the soul
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Marriage is an Athenic weaving together of families, of two souls with their individual fates and destinies, of time and eternity - everyday life married to the timeless mysteries of the soul.