souls quotes

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.Aesop

The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.Dante Alighieri

It is a better thing to save souls for the Lord than to save treasures. He who sent forth his apostles without gold had not need of gold to form his Church. The Church possesses gold, not to hoard, but to scatter abroad and come to the aid of the unfortunate.Saint Ambrose

One of the duties of fortitude is to keep the weak from receiving injury; another, to check the wrong motions of our own souls; a third, both to disregard humiliations, and to do what is right with an even mind. All these clearly ought to be fulfilled by all Christians, and especially by the clergy.Saint Ambrose

Sacrifice, which is the passion of great souls, has never been the law of societies.Henri Frederic Amiel

Sometimes it seems like we're closer to our manicurists than we are our own souls. We have to find ways to get in touch with that and to listen to it and to hear it.Tori Amos

If we did not have rational souls, we would not be able to believe.Saint Augustine

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

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

And no book gives a deeper insight into the inner life of the Negro, his struggles and his aspirations, than, The Souls of Black Folk.Ray Stannard Baker

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

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

Conscience is the mirror of our souls, which represents the errors of our lives in their full shape.George Bancroft

What is the benefit of fasting in our body while filling our souls with innumerable evils? He who does not play at dice, but spends his leisure otherwise, what nonsense does he not utter? What absurdities does he not listen to? Leisure without the fear of God is, for those who do not know how to use time, the teacher of wickedness.Saint Basil

It is the hour to rend thy chains, the blossom time of souls.Katharine Lee Bates

When a young man massacres innocents, we have been trained to believe that the act was due to improper levels of chemical enzymes and misfiring synapses. As we learn more about our cells, we forget more about our souls.Gary Bauer

Live your life fom your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people's souls.Melody Beattie

We must not lose hope. Hope is an anchor to the souls of men. Satan would have us cast away that anchor.Ezra Taft Benson

God never answers prayers. It is people who answer their own prayers by knowing how to connect and utilize the divine energy of the Creator and the God-like force in their own souls.Yehuda Berg

Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.Ingmar Bergman