spiritual quotes

The public is in need of experiences that are not just voyeuristic. Our society is in a mess of losing its spiritual centre.Marina Abramovic

For as spiritual as some people think my books are, I've never really dealt with religious things.Mitch Albom

Golf is a spiritual game. It's like Zen. You have to let your mind take over.Amy Alcott

Men who hold a theory of the Church which excludes from communion those whom they admit to have the Spirit of Christ simply proclaim that their theory is in flat contradiction to the spiritual fact.Roland Allen

The apostles were moved, not so much by an intellectual apprehension, as by a spiritual illumination. They met men, and the need of those men whom they met cried aloud to them.Roland Allen

Most of what I've written songs about are things that come out of the confusing emotional, spiritual and psychological period of time when you're going through puberty.Ian Anderson

We are all in Christ's energy. We are all in the divine plan. We are all on the sacred journey, if you want to put it into some very spiritual words. And I like to sing about it, so that's what I do.Jon Anderson

The essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of the hero.Maxwell Anderson

Spiritual space is lost in gaining convenience. I saw the need to create a mixture of Japanese spiritual culture and modern western architecture.Tadao Ando

Our mothers are racked with the pains of our physical birth; we ourselves suffer the longer pains of our spiritual growth.Mary Antin

The lash may force men to physical labor, it cannot force them to spiritual creativity.Sholem Asch

I am spiritual. I believe God loves and is pulling for all of us.Rodney Atkins

The Gita is the greatest gospel of spiritual works ever yet given to the race.Sri Aurobindo

As we take our places in the General Assembly and at the Council meetings, let us begin all our work in the name of God, for the solution of all our problems is a spiritual one.Warren R. Austin

I've always been a big fan of science fiction and of the worlds of the spiritual and the mystic.Dan Aykroyd

The spiritual virtue of a sacrament is like light; although it passes among the impure, it is not polluted.Augustine of Hippo

Divine desperateness is the beginning of spiritual awakening because it gives rise to the aspiration for God-realisation.Meher Baba

Man is lost and is wandering in a jungle where real values have no meaning. Real values can have meaning to man only when he steps on to the spiritual path, a path where negative emotions have no use.Sai Baba

I am not a spiritual guy, but all of a sudden I felt the need to really feel things.Scott Baio

By a great man, however, we mean a man who, because of his spiritual gifts, his character, and other qualities, deserves to be called great and who as a result earns the power to influence others.Fredrik Bajer