Spiritual Quotes

Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
“Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.”
The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.
“The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.”
Within you, there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.
“Within you, there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.”
Deep soul searching is required for finding your true north.
“Deep soul searching is required for finding your true north.”
Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting.
“Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting.”
Be present in all things and thankful for all things.
“Be present in all things and thankful for all things.”
We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.”
The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.
“The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.”
The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
“The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.”
Go where you feel most alive.
“Go where you feel most alive.”
And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul.
“And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul.”
Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
“Adventure is not outside man; it is within.”
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.
“A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.”
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.”
There is something wonderfully bold and liberating about saying yes to our entire imperfect and messy life.
“There is something wonderfully bold and liberating about saying yes to our entire imperfect and messy life.”
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.
“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.”
Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is reached.
“Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is reached.”
Nurture great thoughts, for you will never go higher than your thoughts.
“Nurture great thoughts, for you will never go higher than your thoughts.”
Quiet the mind, and the soul will speak.
“Quiet the mind, and the soul will speak.”
Listen. That little voice is your soul leading you to your purpose.
“Listen. That little voice is your soul leading you to your purpose.”
Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well.
“Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well.”
When you realize nothing is lacking, the whole world belongs to you.
“When you realize nothing is lacking, the whole world belongs to you.”
Wisdom says we are nothing. Love says we are everything. Between these two our life flows.
“Wisdom says we are nothing. Love says we are everything. Between these two our life flows.”
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in eternal awareness or pure consciousness without objectification. Knowing without thinking; merging finitude in infinity.
“Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in eternal awareness or pure consciousness without objectification. Knowing without thinking; merging finitude in infinity.”
Religion, science, and spirituality help us make sense of the world. Life without at least one of them is a lonely and confusing place.
“Religion, science, and spirituality help us make sense of the world. Life without at least one of them is a lonely and confusing place.”
You are never alone. You are eternally connected with everyone.
“You are never alone. You are eternally connected with everyone.”
There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
“There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings Heaven even in a moment.
“Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings Heaven even in a moment.”
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
“We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.”
The next message you need is always right where you are.
“The next message you need is always right where you are.”
When there is love in your heart, everything outside of you also becomes lovable.
“When there is love in your heart, everything outside of you also becomes lovable.”
Fools laugh at others. Wisdom laughs at itself.
“Fools laugh at others. Wisdom laughs at itself.”
If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.
“If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.”
Forever is composed of nows.
“Forever is composed of nows.”
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.
“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.”
God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.
“God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.”
I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us.
“I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us.”
God finds himself by creating.
“God finds himself by creating.”
When you love, love as if the person is a god, not less than that.
“When you love, love as if the person is a god, not less than that.”
You must not let your life run in the ordinary way; do something that nobody else has done, something that will dazzle the world. Show that God's creative principle works in you.
“You must not let your life run in the ordinary way; do something that nobody else has done, something that will dazzle the world. Show that God's creative principle works in you.”
He who is filled with love is filled with God himself.
“He who is filled with love is filled with God himself.”
Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.
“Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.”
The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.
“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.”
Do anything, but let it produce joy.
“Do anything, but let it produce joy.”
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
“You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.”
This new day is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on the yesterdays.
“This new day is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on the yesterdays.”
For it is in giving that we receive.
“For it is in giving that we receive.”
Don't sacrifice yourself for the wants of others, neither your body, your soul or your spirit.
“Don't sacrifice yourself for the wants of others, neither your body, your soul or your spirit.”
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.”