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Soul Quotes

28 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
    “It is significant that the word ‘holiness’ derives from a word meaning ‘wholeness’ and the word ‘meditation,’ usually used in a religious sense, closely resembles the root meaning of the word ‘medication.’ The affinity of the two words is startlingly evident when we realize that sincere and practical meditation upon God and His truth acts as a medication for the soul and body.”
  3. #3
    “By my soul I swear, there is no power in the tongue of man to alter me.”
  4. #4
    “Ferreting in one’s soul, one often ferrets out something that might have lain there unnoticed.”
  5. #5
    “Let your soul stand cool and composed
    before a million universes.”
  6. #6
    “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?”
  7. #7
    My body is but the lees of my better being.
  8. #8
    “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
  9. #9
    “Whatever life you lead, you must put your soul into it--to make any sort of success of it; and from the moment you do that it ceases to be romance, I assure you; it becomes reality!”
  1. #10
    ″‘Your soul is a beautiful thing, child.’ replied the grave man’s voice, ‘and I thank you. No emperor received so fair a gift. The angels wept to-night.”
  2. #11
    “She realized that the landscape of a woman’s soul could change as quickly as a world at war.”
  3. #12
    “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
  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
    “Oh, to-night I gave you my soul, and I am dead!”
  6. #15
    “The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye.”
  7. #16
    “I am lost without you. I am soulless, a drifter without a home, a solitary bird in a flight to nowhere. I am all these things, and I am nothing at all. This, my darling, is my life without you. I long for you to show me how to live again.”
  8. #17
    “My soul is in the sky.”
  9. #18
    “Perfume is the soul of the flower, and sea-flowers have no soul.”
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  1. #19
    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.
  2. #20
    “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.”
  3. #21
    “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.”
  4. #22
    “An evil soul producing holy witness
    Is like a villain with a smiling cheek,
    A goodly apple rotten at the heart.
    O what a goodly outside falsehood hath!”
  5. #23
    “In my soul and in my heart, I’m convinced I’m wrong!”
  6. #24
    “No need my unlucky one, to grieve here any longer, no, don’t waste your life away. Now I am willing heart and soul to send you off at last.”
  7. #25
    “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.”
  8. #26
    “To become a happy person have a clean soul, eyes that see romance in the commonplace, a child’s heart, and spiritual simplicity.”
  9. #27
    “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.”
  10. #28
    “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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