Heart Quotes (94) Spiritual Sayings
Summary: Definition of Heart. The center of the total personality, especially with reference to intuition, feeling, or emotion: In your heart you know I'm an honest man. The center of emotion, especially as contrasted to the head as the center of the intellect: His head told him not to fall in love, but his heart had the final say. Capacity for sympathy; feeling; affection: His heart moved him to help the needy.
“There's nothing more inspiring than the complexity and beauty of the human heart.”
~ Cynthia Hand, Hallowed
“Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.”
~ Homer, The Iliad
“Small is the number of them that see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts.”
~ Albert Einstein
Life is your art. An open, aware heart is your camera. A oneness with your world is your film. Your bright eyes, your easy smile is your museum. ~ Ansel Adams
“Be sure of your heart before you speak.”
~ Lisa Mangum, The Hourglass Door
“Our heart always transcends us.”
~ Rainer Maria Rilke
The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed.
~ Jiddu Krishnamurti
Faith means living with uncertainty - feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark.
~ Dan Millman
The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers.
~ Deepak Chopra
The most sacred place dwells within our heart, where dreams are born and secrets sleep, a mystical refuge of darkness and light, fear and conquest, adventure and discovery, challenge and transformation. Our heart speaks for our soul every moment while we are alive. Listen... as the whispering beat repeats: be...gin, be...gin, be...gin. It's really that simple. Just begin... again. ~ Royce Addington In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world, there is no love for you like mine. ~ Maya Angelou Live your life from your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people’s souls. ~ Melody Beattie It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has. ~ Henry Ward Beecher For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he. ~ Proverbs 23:7 When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open and love steps forth to heal everything in sight. ~ Michael Bridge His heart was like a sensitive plant that opens for a moment in the sunshine, but curls up and shrinks into itself at the slightest touch of the finger, or the lightest breath of wind. ~ Anne Bronte Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
May everyone be happy and safe, and may their hearts be filled with joy. ~ Buddha When your heart speaks, take good notes. ~ Judith Campbell Does this path have a heart? If it does, the path is good; if it doesn’t, it is of no use. ~ Carlos Castaneda A path is only a path, and there's no affront, to oneself or to others, in dropping it if that is what your heart tells you to do. ~ Carlos Castenada All that is worth cherishing begins in the heart. ~ Suzanne Chapin If we learn to open our hearts, anyone, including the people who drive us crazy, can be our teacher. ~ Pema Chodron When you begin to touch your heart or let your heart be touched, you begin to discover that it's bottomless. ~ Pema Chodron It is only with heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery In your heart, keep one still secret spot where dreams may go and be sheltered so they may thrive and grow. ~ Louise Driscoll The heart knows what it wants, and it often makes no sense. Intuition, creativity, and listening are all imperative in creating an inspired life. ~ Jonathan H. Ellerby In art the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can inspire. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson When you're taking care of the customer, you can never do too much. And there is no wrong way…if it comes from the heart. ~ Debbi Fields
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
~ Arne Garborg Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. ~ Kahlil Gibran To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to. ~ Kahlil Gibran What you call freedom is still nothing but choosing how to steer straight into the heart of what chooses you. ~ Kate Gleason Each one sees what he carries in his heart. ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe The way is not in the sky, the way is in the heart. For the traveler who knows his direction, there is always a favorable wind. ~ Stuart Avery Gold Work like you don't need the money, love like your heart has never broken, and dance like no one is watching. ~ Aurora Greenway There's a place you can touch a woman that will drive her crazy. Her heart. ~ Melanie Griffith May our heart's garden of awakening bloom with hundreds of flowers. ~ Thich Nhat Hanh
Listening is an attitude of the heart, a genuine desire to be with another which both attracts and heals.
~ J. Isham Learn the craft of knowing how to open your heart and to turn on your creativity. There’s a light inside of you. ~ Judith Jamison Follow your heart and intuition, they already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. ~ Steve Jobs Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. ~ Steve Jobs
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen, nor touched …but are felt in the heart.
~ Helen Keller Let sorrowful longing dwell in your heart. Never give up, never lose hope. Allah says, The broken ones are my beloved. Crush your heart. Be broken. ~ Shaikh Abu Saeed Abil Kheir Everyone can be great because anyone can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t even have to make your subject and verb agree to serve…You only need a heart full of grace, a soul generated by love. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. The heart is like a garden. It can grow compassion or fear, resentment or love. What seeds will you plant there? ~ Jack Kornfield Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys. ~ Alphonse de Lamartine There are many paths to enlightenment. Be sure to take the one with a heart. ~ Lao Tzu Whether we name divine presence synchronicity, serendipity, or graced moment matters little. What matters is the reality that our hearts have been understood. Nothing is as real as a healthy dose of magic which restores our spirits. ~ Nancy Long If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give. ~ George MacDonald When you truly feel this equal love for all, when your heart has expanded so much that it embraces the whole of creation, you will certainly not feel like giving up this or that. You will simply drop off from secular life as a ripe fruit drops from the branch of a tree. You will feel that the whole world is your home. ~ Ramana Maharshi If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give. ~ George MacDonald Trust the process of the subtle push toward art and creative expression from inside you – it is the gentle call of your heart and renewed search for soul. It is an opening to expansion of your expressive abilities and the discovery of hidden limitations ready to be challenged. Be open to what it means, it has many possibilities for action in every part of your life. Ultimately it will lead to significant personal changes – to living life in a new way with new tools of creative expression. ~ Donald William Mathews The best work is done with the heart breaking, or overflowing. ~ Mignon McLaughlin Brains, like hearts, go where they are appreciated. ~ Robert S. McNamara Those who do not know how to weep with their whole heart don’t know how to laugh either. ~ Golda Meir The great man is he who does not lose his child’s heart. ~ Mencius
There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart. Pursue these.
~ Michael Molan The heart that gives, gathers. ~ Marianne Moor Art is a language. It's not a skill. It's not a stunt. It's not something that you just learn to do and put it down. It comes from the heart. ~ Wynona Mulcaster None of us needs instruction in how to recognize what your heart is saying. We do need guidance, however, on how to have the courage to follow those feelings, since they will force us to change our lives in any case. But consider the consequences of not listening to the heart's guidance: depression, confusion, and the wretched feeling that we are not on our life's true path, but viewing it from a distance. ~ Caroline Myss A heart full of courage and cheerfulness needs a little danger from time to time, or the world gets unbearable. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche If my heart can become pure and simple like that of a child, I think there probably can be no greater happiness than this. ~ Kitaro Nishida There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart…pursue those. ~ Michael Nolan Peace in the world starts with peace in your heart. ~ Marta Davidovich Ockuly Stories can conquer fear, you know. They can make the heart bigger. ~ Ben Okri To live with an open heart means that pain is no stranger, but wonder will be a constant companion. ~ David Oldfield Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable. ~ Mary Oliver Being vulnerable doesn't have to be threatening. Just have the courage to be sincere, open and honest. This opens the door to deeper communication all around. It creates self-empowerment and the kind of connections with others we all want in life. Speaking from the heart frees us from the secrets that burden us. These secrets are what make us sick or fearful. Speaking truth helps you get clarity on your real heart directives. ~ Sara Paddison So come with me, where dreams are born, and time is never planned. Just think of happy things, and your heart will fly on wings, forever, in Never Never Land! ~ Peter Pan When we love unconditionally, with our hearts wide open, we feel joyfulness. ~ Arnold Patent Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow. ~ Norman Vincent Peale The place to improve the world is first in one's own heart and head and hands. ~ Robert M. Pirsig In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing. ~ Antonio Porchia If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all. ~ Anna Quindlen A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails. ~ Donna Roberts Stop the words now. Open the window in the center of your chest, and let the spirits fly in and out. ~ Rumi
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?
~ Rumi Your heart is the size of an ocean. Go find yourself in its hidden depths! ~ Rumi We were not sent into this world to do anything into which we cannot put our hearts. ~ John Ruskin The key is to trust your heart to move where your talents can flourish. This old world will really spin when work becomes a joyous expression of the soul. ~ Al Sacharov Where your pleasure is, there is your treasure; where your treasure, there your heart; where your heart, there your happiness. ~ Saint Augustine While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart. ~ Saint Francis of Assisi Enlightenment is the journey back from the head to the heart. ~ Ravi Shankar When I feel the joy of receiving a gift my heart nudges me to join creation's ballet, the airy dance of giving and receiving, and getting and giving again. ~ Lewis Smedes Making the decision to have a child - it's momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking outside your body. ~ Elizabeth Stone Integrate what you believe in every single area of your life. Take your heart to work and ask the most and best of everybody else, too. ~ Meryl Streep All healing is first a healing of the heart. ~ Carl Townsend Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart. ~ William Wadsworth We are most alive when our hearts are conscious of our treasures. ~ Thornton Wilder Suffering and joy teach us, if we allow them, how to make the leap of empathy, which transports us into the soul and heart of another person. ~ Fritz William In every community there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart there is the power to do it. ~ Marianne Williamson Every heart has a hidden treasure. A secret wish. A silent dream. A special goal to long for. ~ Jill Wolf Click Here - To return back to the Full Quote Index Listed by Subject
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