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Soul Quotes

19 of the best book quotes about soul
  1. #1
    “I have little left in myself -- I must have you. The world may laugh -- may call me absurd, selfish -- but it does not signify. My very soul demands you: it will be satisfied, or it will take deadly vengeance on its frame.”
  2. #2
    “By my soul I swear, there is no power in the tongue of man to alter me.”
  3. #3
    “Laws and principles are not for the times when there is no temptation: they are for such moments as this, when body and soul rise in mutiny against their rigour ... If at my convenience I might break them, what would be their worth?”
  4. #4
    “Let your soul stand cool and composed
    before a million universes.”
  5. #5
    My body is but the lees of my better being.
  6. #6
    “But I have a new love for that glittering instrument, the human soul. It is a lovely and unique thing in the universe.”
    author
    John Steinbeck
    book
    East of Eden
    character
    Lee
    concept
    Soul
  7. #7
    “She realized that the landscape of a woman’s soul could change as quickly as a world at war.”
  8. #8
    Rummaging in our souls, we often dig up something that ought to have lain there unnoticed.
  9. #9
    “Excellent wretch! Perdition catch my soul But I do love thee! and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.”
    author
    Shakespeare
    book
    Othello
    concepts
    LoveSoul
  1. #10
    “The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye.”
  2. #11
    “My soul is in the sky.”
  3. #12
    Perhaps there is a language which is not made of words and everything in the world understands it. Perhaps there is a soul hidden in everything and it can always speak, without even making a sound, to another soul.
  4. #13
    “This is thy hour O Soul, thy free flight into the wordless,
    Away from books, away from art, the day erased, the lesson done,
    Thee fully forth emerging, silent, gazing, pondering the themes thou lovest best.
    Night, sleep, and the stars.”
  5. #14
    “It was November--the month of crimson sunsets, parting birds, deep, sad hymns of the sea, passionate wind-songs in the pines. Anne roamed through the pineland alleys in the park and, as she said, let that great sweeping wind blow the fogs out of her soul.”
  6. #15
    “In my soul and in my heart, I’m convinced I’m wrong!”
  7. #16
    “There comes an end to all things; the most capacious measure is filled at last; and this brief condescension to evil finally destroyed the balance of my soul.”
  8. #17
    “Thus I die. Thus, thus, thus.
    Now I am dead,
    Now I am fled,
    My soul is in the sky.
    Tongue, lose thy light.
    Moon take thy flight.
    Now die, die, die, die.”
  9. #18
    “But I should be false in the earliest sentiments of my soul, if I suppressed the opinion. I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and incur my own abhorrence.”
  10. #19
    “I am all in a sea of wonders. I doubt; I fear; I think strange things, which I dare not confess to my own soul.”
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