Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Doubtless a great anguish may do the work of years, and we may come out from that baptism of fire with a soul full of new awe and new pity.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacle s, discouragement s, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.
Their pleasures are fierce and their sleep impenetrable. And they know that the body has a soul in which the soul has no part.
We cannot endure being despised, or not being esteemed by any soul; and all the happiness of men consists in this esteem.
But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul.
The judge should not be young; he should have learned to know evil, not from his own soul, but from late and long observation of the nature of evil in others: knowledge should be his guide, not personal experience.
There are thoughts which are prayers. There are moments when, whatever the posture of the body, the soul is on its knees.
If one good deed in all my life I did, I do repent it from my very soul.
For the sight of the angry weather saddens my soul and the sight of the town, sitting like a bereaved mother beneath layers of ice, oppresses my heart.
The soul can do without everything except the word of God, without which none at all of its wants are provided for.
Martin Luther King Jr.
When a human awakens to a great dream and throws the full force of his soul over it, all the universe conspires in your favor.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Atheism is a disease of the soul, before it becomes an error of the understanding.
Either death is a state of nothingness and utter unconsciousness, or, as men say, there is a change and migration of the soul from this world to another....Now if death be of such a nature, I say that to die is to gain; for eternity is then only a single night.
Genius - To know without having learned; to draw just conclusions from unknown premises; to discern the soul of things.
God has placed in each soul an apostle to lead us upon the illumined path. Yet many seek life from without, unaware that is within them.
The soul can not think without a picture.
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything. It is the essence of order and lends to all that is good and just and beautiful.
I can speak to my soul only when the two of us are off exploring deserts or cities or mountains or roads.
There is a prospect greater than the sea, and that is the sky; there is a prospect greater than the sky, and it is the human soul.
These are the soul's changes. I don't believe in ageing. I believe in forever altering one's aspect to the sun. Hence my optimism.
I am the tool with which God works. My virtue is to participate in this work, and I can do so if I keep the instrument which is given to me, namely my soul, in immaculate condition.
There needs not a great soul to make a hero; there needs a god-created soul which will be true to its origin; that will be a great soul!
Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.