What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Body is purified by water. Ego by tears. Intellect is purified by knowledge. And soul is purified with love.
Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.
As soon as you cater to someone's physical desires and bad habits, you are not loving that soul anymore. You are just pleasing that person to avoid ill will
Forgiveness liberates the soul. It removes fear. That is why it is such a powerful weapon.
Marriage between man and woman is for the purpose of each partner helping to uplift the other in a commitment of divine friendship, love, and loyalty that will move both souls closer to their true nature
Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations
The Eyes are the window to your soul
Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
God + Soul quotes ⇑God Quotes
Such is the paradox of creation, that God exists as the Soul of all men, creating and supporting them, yet does not Himself become entangled with them. And human beings, although saturated with God, are overcome by cosmic delusion and made subject to birth and death
There is nothing greater than love- God's quality of attraction and unity that is manifested in the soul of every being.
The pupil dilates in darkness and in the end finds light, just as the soul dilates in misfortune and in the end finds God.
God is reflected in miniature as the soul in the body of man. The soul in essence is a perfect reflection of the Divine; but through becoming identified with a body, it imagines itself to be the ego
All souls are equal. The only difference between you and me is that I made the effort. I showed God that I love Him, and He came to me. Love is the magnet from which God cannot escape.
Analyzing good and evil, one should try to rise above both, realizing that sin and virtue cannot affect the nondual changeless soul that is made in the image of God
True prayer is an expression of the soul, an urge from the soul. It is a hunger for God that arises from within, expressing itself to Him ardently, silently
God, the perfect ever-new unending Bliss, is the greatest temptation to the soul of man. He tests His children first with inferior temptations of the senses; when the man has rejected those in a proper spirit of wisdom, the superior divine treasures are revealed to him.
Self-realization is the knowing—in body, mind, and soul—that we are one with the omnipresence of God
An ordinary person perceives himself as separate from God. The advanced yogi feels his soul as a wave in the ocean of Cosmic Consciousness. But the completely liberated yogi beholds his soul-wave as a manifestation of the Cosmic Ocean
In the universe, everything is made of the singular consciousness of God. When a spark of that consciousness is individualized by God, it becomes a soul
There is but one religion of God, one Truth underlying the different names of religion. That universal state of consciousness is very hard to attain unless one has Self-realization, the knowing that we are souls and that all souls are a part of the One God
Many people may doubt that finding God is the purpose of life, but everyone can accept the idea that the purpose of life is to find happiness. I say that God is Happiness. He is Bliss. He is Love. He is Joy that will never go away from your soul
God, in relation to the soul, presumes a duality—the Object to be perceived, God; and the perceiver or experiencer, the soul.
The ultimate object of meditation is to attain conscious awareness of God, and of the soul's eternal oneness with Him
Learn the lesson that you are not a man nor a woman, but a soul made in the image of God. Otherwise, God will have to send you here again and again until you outgrow your ignorance and realize your true Self
As God is omnipresent in the cosmos but is undisturbed by its variety, so man, who as a soul is individualized Spirit, must learn to participate in this cosmic drama with a perfectly poised and equilibrated mind.
In waking, eating, working, dreaming, sleeping, serving, meditating, chanting, divinely loving, My soul constantly hums, unheard by any, God, God, God
Love is the song of the soul singing to God. It is the balanced rhythmic dance of planets - sun and moonlit
After uniting his soul to God, the yogi may still maintain the dual relation—the liberated devotee, and God as the Object of adoration
God encased the human soul successively in three bodies - the idea, or causal body; the subtle astral body, seat of man's mental & emotional natures; & the gross physical body
The temple of God is within your soul. Enter into this quietness and sit there in meditation with the light of intuition burning on the altar
Vocalized prayers are wonderful only if the attention is on God, and if the words are a call to God out of the abundance of the soul's desire for Him.
Short + Soul quotes ⇑Short Quotes
If you don't take risks, you'll have a wasted soul.
A house that has a library in it has a soul.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
The soul that dwells in the bodies of all beings is immortal, Therefore do not mourn
Ego is the pseudosoul, described also as the shadow of the soul
We are the sum total of the consciousness we ourselves have created over a period of incarnations.
Weapons cannot shred the soul, nor can fire burn it. Water cannot wet it, nor can the wind dry it.
The soul passes from body to body as the body passes through childhood, youth, and old age
Love + Soul quotes ⇑Love Quotes
Without you in my arms, I feel an emptiness in my soul. I find myself searching the crowds for your face - I know it's an impossibility, but I cannot help myself.
Every woman wants a man who'll fall in love with her soul as well as her body.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
I would lay down everything I possess, even my soul, for you. If that isn't love, it's the best I have.
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach
He's more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
Joy, feeling one's own value, being appreciated and loved by others, feeling useful and capable of production are all factors of enormous value for the human soul.
Your soul sings to mine. My soul is yours, and it always will be, in any world. No matter what happens. I need you to remember that I love you.
What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul
My soul sees its equal in you.
Heart + Soul quotes ⇑Heart Quotes
The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that's what you've given me. That's what I'd hoped to give you forever
Words are a pretext. It is the inner bond that draws one person to another, not words.
Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.
To care about your outward appearance is important, but what's more important is to have a beautiful soul.
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too
The words with which a child's heart is poisoned, whether through malice or through ignorance, remain branded in his memory, and sooner or later they burn his soul.
You can have everything you want if you can put your heart and soul into everything you do.
Let my soul smile through my heart and my heart smile through my eyes, that I may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, don't you?
Make my soul Thy temple! Make my heart Thine altar! Make my love Thy home!
All soul Quotes ⇑
Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words And never stops at all.
As smoking is to the lungs, so is resentment to the soul; even one puff is bad for you.
The happiness of one's own heart alone cannot satisfy the soul; one must try to include, as necessary to one's own happiness, the happiness of others.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
To sell your soul is the easiest thing in the world. That's what everybody does every hour of his life. If I asked you to keep your soul - would you understand why that's much harder?
Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for the fifty cents.
The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mole,but true beauty in a Woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she knows.
Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone's soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd.
I'm not a body with a soul, I'm a soul that has a visible part called the body.
(On Soul Mates) Body needs a mate, understandable, mind needs a mate to some extent. The soul if it needs a mate, it's a lost soul
Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
We must never stop dreaming. Dreams provide nourishment for the soul, just as a meal does for the body.
Mama used to say, you have to know someone a thousand days before you can glimpse her soul.
The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man ... just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he's a good man.
People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own souls
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from.
Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and right-doing there is a field. I'll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.
What is meditation? Becoming one with the soul. It means banishing the consciousness of being related to the body and to human limitations and trying to remember that one is a soul.
Why forgive one who wrongs you? Because if you angrily strike back you misrepresent your own divine soul nature-you are no better than your offender. But if you manifest spiritual strength you are blessed, and the power of your righteous behavior will also help the other person to overcome his misunderstanding.
There is one friend in the life of each of us who seems not a separate person, however dear and beloved, but an expansion, an interpretation, of one's self, the very meaning of one's soul.
Lies and secrets... they are like cancer in the soul. They eat away what is good and leave only destruction behind.
The soul is neither born nor does it ever die, having never existed will it ever cease to be. The soul is birthless, eternal, changeless, immortal
Rest, but never quit. Even the sun has a sinking spell each evening. But it always rises the next morning. At sunrise, every soul is born again.
Never have I dealt with anything more difficult than my own soul, which sometimes helps me and sometimes opposes me.
You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can't control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.
You are a little soul carrying about a corpse, as Epictetus used to say.
My soul is a hidden orchestra; I know not what instruments, what fiddlestrings and harps, drums and tamboura I sound and clash inside myself. All I hear is the symphony.
When you give yourself permission to communicate what matters to you in every situation you will have peace despite rejection or disapproval. Putting a voice to your soul helps you to let go of the negative energy of fear and regret.
Inside us there is something that has no name, that something is what we are.
I was always an unusual girl. My mother told me I had a chameleon soul, no moral compass pointing due north, no fixed personality; just an inner indecisiveness that was as wide and as wavering as the ocean.
A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke
Every book has a soul, the soul of the person who wrote it and the soul of those who read it and dream about it.
Unhappiness can't stick in a person's soul when it's slick with tears.
Re-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul.
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?
Even a soul submerged in sleep is hard at work and helps make something of the world.
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 own life. It is no less than a denial of the soul.
Come over here so I can examine your face with my hands and see deeper into your soul than a sighted person ever could.
I am the soul, a reflection of ever-youthful Spirit. I am vibrant with youth, with ambition, with power to succeed
When a man and wife are united as true soul mates they will be one flesh, they will act in harmony and unison in body, mind, and soul
Man is like a puppet. The strings of his habits, emotions, passions, and senses make him dance to their bidding. They bind his soul.
One should get married only when one finds soul unity with a proper mate. And the two thus united in holy vows should remain together, steadfastly loyal to one another.
your face must be a beacon light for others to follow; your face must be a lighthouse to show shipwrecked souls the way to the harbor of safety
Is a diamond less valuable because it is covered with mud? God sees the changeless beauty of our souls. He knows we are not our mistakes
Meditation is the greatest way of resurrecting your soul from the bondage of the body. Meditate! Meditate at the feet of the Infinite.
Man's highest faculty is not reason but intuition: apprehension of knowledge derived immediately and spontaneously from the soul, not from the fallible agency of the senses or of reason.
Peace emanates from the soul and is the sacred inner environment in which true happiness unfolds
Develop your will power and positive thinking, and you will find your body, mind, and soul working to mold everything in your life according to your will.
The soul is only a witness; it does not engage itself in the operations of the human intelligence, mind, and senses
Look inside my soul and you can find gold and maybe get rich. Look inside of your soul and you can find out it never exists.
If you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on. I'm not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.
The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye.
The soul temporarily dreams itself to be a body, experiencing its attendant joys and sorrows; though in reality, it is always the changeless image of God
All activities are carried out by the three modes of material nature. But in ignorance, the soul, deluded by false identification with the body, thinks itself to be the doer.
The senses, mind, and intellect are said to be desire's formidable stronghold; Through them, desire clouds one's knowledge and deludes the embodied soul.
An enlightened yogi does not lose the individuality of his soul; instead, he finds his being extended into the Being of the Spirit
When two souls come together and bring out the wholeness in each other and ultimately unite with Spirit, that union is a true marriage between soul mates
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.
Sense pleasure is like a drink of hemlock, which, instead of quenching thirst, only increases it! Soul pleasure, though hard to attain, when once gained is never diminished; it knows no satiety, and yields ever new joys
I don't deserve a soul, yet I still have one. I know because it hurts.
Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
The man comes here [on Earth] for the sole purpose of learning to break the cords that bind his soul. Disease, failure, negation, greed, jealousy — break these bonds now. You are in a cocoon of your own bad habits, and you must be freed to spread its wings of beautiful divine qualities
Just as a person forsakes worn-out clothes and wears new clothes, the soul leaves the worn-out body at the time of death and enters a new body
When your mind is fully withdrawn in superconsciousness, it becomes centered in the bliss of the spine. You are then in your ideational, or causal, body. That is the level of the soul
we would not be human if we did not miss loved ones; but in feeling lonesome for them we don't want selfish attachment to be the cause of keeping them earthbound. Extreme sorrow prevents a departed soul from going ahead toward greater peace and freedom
The soul loves to meditate, for in contact with the Spirit lies its greatest joy. If, then, you experience mental resistance during meditation, remember that reluctance to meditate comes from the ego
I often think that the most sinful action in life is to admit failure, for in doing so, you deny the supreme power of your soul, God's image within you. Never give up.
Joy, by its very nature - being the blissful consciousness of Spirit in man's soul - lives closest to the mind, and is born in it when the mind is inwardly tuned
The soul, identified with the body, loses its consciousness of omnipresence and becomes identified with the trials and misfortunes of a small ego
By reincarnation, the soul travels through the forms of mineral, plant, animal, and human life. In different incarnations, the soul is encased in bodies of the brown, white, black, yellow, and red races, that man may learn non-attachment to any particular body and race
It takes a long time — many incarnations of right action, good company, help of the guru, self-awakening, wisdom, and meditation — for man to regain his soul consciousness of immortality
Try to realize you are a divine traveler. You are here for only a little while, then depart for a dissimilar and fascinating world
To be born in a physical body at all is a clue that man is in soul ignorance and has not realized his identity as the formless Spirit.
The Spirit is ever-existing, ever-conscious, ever-new omnipresent Joy; the soul is the individualized reflection of ever-existing, ever-conscious, ever-new Joy, confined within the body of each and every being.
An ideal human marriage is the communion of two souls
Do not limit your thought to one brief life and one small earth. Remember the vastness of the Spirit that dwells within you.
you live only once as any particular person, but the soul, the eternal you, lives through numerous reincarnations, carrying with it the cumulative personality and karmic tendencies of its past existences
The soul is neither male nor female, though karmic inclinations cause it to incarnate either with the body of a man or a woman
Awareness is all mind, just as it is in dreams. This is not difficult to picture. In death one merely sloughs off his gross physical body, which is only a lower form of mind and the cause of all manner of troubles for the soul.
Meditation is the science of reuniting the soul with Spirit. The soul, descending from God into flesh, manifests its consciousness and life force through seven chakras, or centres of light, in man's cerebrospinal axis.
Man's consciousness, when constantly identified with material changes or mental disturbances, cannot mirror the immutable Divine, whose image is present within him as his true Self, or soul.
The senses are superior to the gross body, and superior to the senses is the mind. Beyond the mind is the intellect, and even beyond the intellect is the soul.
The sense of being a separate, egoic self begins with the astral, not with the physical, body. The soul is an individualized spirit
A swami may conceivably follow only the path of dry reasoning, of cold renunciation; but a yogi engages himself in a definite, step-by-step procedure by which the body and mind are disciplined, and the soul liberated.
Do not be satisfied with a little light and temporary peace in meditation, and don't be constantly identified with the body if you want to know the greatness of your soul.
Each soul must find his way back alone. No one but you is responsible for your mistakes and habits. Once you have found your Self in your soul, you are free.
Soul is individualized Spirit, which is unmanifested, ever-existing, ever-conscious, ever-new Bliss. The soul, as Spirit's reflection, has the same qualities as Spirit
She is such a sad soul. It is good that it is over. Nobody was happy anyhow. I know I should preach family love and unity, but in their case... [On the British Royal Divorce (Charles and Dianna)]
Unless human love is spiritualized, it will be a canker in your soul. Unless you are spiritually-minded and your mate is the same, you can never be completely happy.
Realize that you are not really a fleshly being; neither categorize yourself as a Hindu nor as an American, or any other conception you may have of yourself that is limiting and sense-bound.
I think of myself as an intelligent, sensitive human being with the soul of a clown which always forces me to blow it at the most important moments.
She dares me to pour myself out like a living waterfall. She dares me to enter the soul that is more than my own; she extinguishes fear in mere seconds. She lets light come through.
I am terrified by this dark thing that sleeps in me.
Errors in choosing matrimonial candidates, divorces, and multiple marriages are frantic misguided efforts arising from the soul's pure desire to find one's real-life companion.
Your fulfillment lies not in obtaining the objects of your desire, but in the unfoldment of your soul qualities in making the effort to succeed in worthwhile endeavors.
I am Light Itself. Darkness was never meant for me; it can never cover the light of my soul.
'She can't help it,' he said. 'She's got the soul of a poet and the emotional makeup of a junkyard dog.'
They say that all the thoughts of all one's incarnations are reflected in the eyes. The eyes reveal the whole story of the soul, not only of this life but of past lives.
Disillusioned by unsatisfying sense pleasures, man is haunted by the memory of his lost soul peace. Harmed by the poisoned honey of pleasures, he ultimately seeks the pure divine nectar.
The soul is uncuttable, it cannot be burnt, dampened, or dried. The soul is immutable, all-pervading, eternal
Pure intuition is soul intuition—knowing the soul by the soul; seeing the soul with the eyes of the soul
You are immortal; your trials are mortal; they are changeable; you are unchangeable. You can unleash eternal soul powers and shatter your trials.
Self-realization is yoga or "oneness" with truth — the direct perception or experience of truth by the all-knowing intuitive faculty of the soul
I have survived. I am here. Confused, screwed up, but here. So, how can I find my way? Is there a chain saw of the soul, an ax I can take to my memories or fears?
When the soul is identified with Spirit, it feels itself as one with the Joy of limitless space; when the soul, as ego, limits itself to a particular body, it is pitiably "cribbed, cabined, and confined."
If I were a carpenter, I would build you a window to my soul. But I would leave that window shut and locked, so that every time you tried to look through it all you would see is your own reflection. You would see that my soul is a reflection of you.
A changeable mind perceives a changeable creation, and is easily disturbed; the unchangeable soul and the unruffled mind, on the other hand, behold, behind the masks of change, the Eternal Spirit
The Ocean of Spirit has become the little bubble of my soul. I am this bubble of life — one with the ocean of Cosmic Consciousness.
All power of knowing borrows its ability from intuition. The highest expression of intuition is that by which the soul knows Itself
Mankind is engaged in an eternal quest for that “something else” he hopes will bring him happiness, complete and unending. For those individual souls who have sought and found God, the search is over: He is that Something Else.
Self-realization means knowledge of one's own soul and of its oneness with the Father.
Death is the means by which dream matter changes back into the consciousness of God, releasing the soul within it for the next step in its progressive return journey to God
Sense delights, in reality, are felt as pleasurable only through an act of imagination by the soul, created by the interaction of the sense mind with the objects of the senses
Understand me. I'm not like an ordinary world. I have my madness, I live in another dimension and I do not have time for things that have no soul.
Spoken words are sounds occasioned by the vibrations of thoughts; thoughts are vibrations sent forth by the ego or by the soul