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  I think we're going to the moon because it's in the nature of the human being to face challenges. It's by the nature of his deep inner soul... we're required to do these things just as salmon swim upstream.  
 -  Neil Armstrong
  

  It is only to the individual that a soul is given.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.  
 -  Joseph Addison
  

  There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.  
 -  Joseph Addison
  

  I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process.  
 -  Vincent Van Gogh
  

  One may have a blazing hearth in one's soul, and yet no one ever comes to sit by it.  
 -  Vincent Van Gogh
  

  Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills the soul with an agreeable surprise, gratifies its curiosity, and gives it an idea of which it was not before possessed.  
 -  Joseph Addison
  

  We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.  
 -  Mother Teresa
  

  The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul.  
 -  Alfred Adler
  

  God who is eternally complete, who directs the stars, who is the master of fates, who elevates man from his lowliness to Himself, who speaks from the cosmos to every single human soul, is the most brilliant manifestation of the goal of perfection.  
 -  Alfred Adler
  

  Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.  
 -  Mother Teresa
  

  Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.  
 -  Plato
  

  Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.  
 -  Helen Keller
  

  Sometimes, you feel like you've sold your soul. But if I win the lottery, I'm going to buy it back.  
 -  Mark Addy
  

  It's not that I bounce ideas off of my children as much as it is that having children has had a profound effect on the way I see the world. They have mined my soul. They've made me a better person and therefore a more empathetic writer.  
 -  Walter Bagehot
  

  What does it mean to be Catholic and not a Catholic? I feel adrift, homeless. My Catholic imagination allows me to see the soul as a lit breath, seeking the divine. It persists.  
 -  Walter Bagehot
  

  No real English gentleman, in his secret soul, was ever sorry for the death of a political economist.  
 -  Walter Bagehot
  

  Beauty awakens the soul to act.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  Love is a gift of one's inner most soul to another so both can be whole.  
 -  Buddha
  

  When I first began to combine letters other than Hebrew, I read every book in German that came my way, and from these I certainly received according to the nature of my soul.  
 -  Shmuel Yosef Agnon
  

  Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.  
 -  Oscar Wilde
  

  I tried to keep both arts alive, but the camera won. I found that while the camera does not express the soul, perhaps a photograph can!  
 -  Ansel Adams
  

  Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.  
 -  Oscar Wilde
  

  Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.  
 -  Sade Adu
  

  A day spent praising the earth and lamenting man's pollutionist history makes you feel like a superior, sensitive soul.  
 -  Russell Baker
  

  It's good for the soul to hear yourself as others hear you, and next time maybe, just maybe, you will not talk so much, so loudly, so brilliantly, so charmingly, so utterly shamelessly foolishly.  
 -  Russell Baker
  

  The soul never thinks without a picture.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.  
 -  Edgar Allan Poe
  

  No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics exam; I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.  
 -  Woody Allen
  

  It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower is to bloom.  
 -  Alice Walker
  

  The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.  
 -  Woody Allen
  

  True religion is real living; living with all one's soul, with all one's goodness and righteousness.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  The question of sexual dominance can exist only in the nightmare of that soul which has armed itself, totally, against the possibility of the changing motion of conquest and surrender, which is love.  
 -  James A. Baldwin
  

  If you think about it seriously, all the questions about the soul and the immortality of the soul and paradise and hell are at bottom only a way of seeing this very simple fact: that every action of ours is passed on to others according to its value, of good or evil, it passes from father to son, from one generation to the next, in a perpetual movement.  
 -  Martha Graham
  

  Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.  
 -  Saint Augustine
  

  Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  I think sexuality is a window into someone's soul.  
 -  Alan Ball
  

  In our western civilization we have the glorious example, the great standard of perfection and the teachings of the Christ to guide us. He acts for us as Mediator between our personality and our Soul.  
 -  Edward Bach
  

  Love is the beauty of the soul.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  Forever may it remain that way. And may God bless these now-found souls.  
 -  Robert Ballard
  

  Pythagoras took the next important step by subordinating the mere matter of nature to its essential principle of form and order, identifying the latter with reason or the soul.  
 -  James Mark Baldwin
  

  Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.- Proverbs 16:24  
 -  Bible
  

  Whether if soul did not exist time would exist or not, is a question that may fairly be asked; for if there cannot be someone to count there cannot be anything that can be counted, so that evidently there cannot be number; for number is either what has been, or what can be, counted.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.  
 -  Honore de Balzac
  

  The habits of life form the soul, and the soul forms the countenance.  
 -  Honore de Balzac
  

  One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.  
 -  Honore de Balzac
  

  Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.  
 -  Honore de Balzac
  

  Man is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance.  
 -  Morgan Freeman
  

  A true friend is one soul in two bodies.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  We must no more ask whether the soul and body are one than ask whether the wax and the figure impressed on it are one.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  I really believe that all of us have a lot of darkness in our souls. Anger, rage, fear, sadness. I don't think that's only reserved for people who have horrible upbringings. I think it really exists and is part of the human condition. I think in the course of your life you figure out ways to deal with that.  
 -  Kevin Bacon
  

  Ideas are refined and multiplied in the commerce of minds. In their splendor, images effect a very simple communion of souls.  
 -  Gaston Bachelard
  

  Reverie is not a mind vacuum. It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul.  
 -  Gaston Bachelard
  

  The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows.  
 -  Gaston Bachelard
  

  Don't you ever let a soul in the world tell you that you can't be exactly who you are.  
 -  Lady Gaga
  

  Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul.  
 -  Martin Luther King Jr.
  

  The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul.  
 -  Audrey Hepburn
  

  The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  To live happily is an inward power of the soul.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body.  
 -  Martha Graham
  

  Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are easier by far to count than his feeling, the movements of his heart.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.  
 -  Douglas MacArthur
  

  Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind; for the soul is dyed by the thoughts.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.  
 -  Charles Dickens
  

  Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  If we did not have rational souls, we would not be able to believe.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  To the timid soul, nothing is possible.  
 -  John Bach
  

  Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.  
 -  Aristotle
  

  Be careless in your dress if you will, but keep a tidy soul.  
 -  Mark Twain
  

  Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.  
 -  Mark Twain
  

  Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.  
 -  Marilyn Monroe
  

  The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil.  
 -  Francis Bacon
  

  But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.  
 -  Khalil Gibran
  

  Oh heart, if one should say to you that the soul perishes like the body, answer that the flower withers, but the seed remains.  
 -  Khalil Gibran
  

  What difference is there between us, save a restless dream that follows my soul but fears to come near you?  
 -  Khalil Gibran
  

  If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had known what was hidden within him, he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul.  
 -  Khalil Gibran
  

  Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.  
 -  Khalil Gibran
  

  Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.  
 -  Khalil Gibran
  

  Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold...  
 -  Bob Marley
  

  Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life.  
 -  Richard Bach
  

  Brevity is the soul of wit.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  A wretched soul, bruised with adversity, We bid be quiet when we hear it cry; But were we burdened with like weight of pain, As much or more we should ourselves complain.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  And the dream we were conceived in will reveal a joyful face... and the world we once believed in will shine again in grace. Then why do we keep strangling life wound this Earth, crucify its soul. Though it's plain to see, this world is heavenly. We could be God's glow... Heal the world.  
 -  Michael Jackson
  

  Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation.  
 -  Michael Jackson
  

  Things won are done, joy's soul lies in the doing.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  Now, God be praised, that to believing souls gives light in darkness, comfort in despair.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  With my love I could feed her soul.  
 -  Lil Wayne
  

  If it be a sin to covet honor, I am the most offending soul.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.  
 -  Francis Bacon
  

  All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.  
 -  Ronald Reagan
  

  The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like Him.  
 -  Ronald Reagan
  

  False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.  
 -  Ronald Reagan