My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth's loveliness.
Your eyes show the strength of your soul.
It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul.
Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind.
Thinking is the talking of the soul with itself.
A puny body weakens the soul.
Now, God be praised, that to believing souls gives light in darkness, comfort in despair.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Because the soul is progressive, it never quite repeats itself, but in every act attempts the production of a new and fairer whole.
If we did not have rational souls, we would not be able to believe.
The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.
We live in succession, in division, in parts, in particles. Meantime within man is the soul of the whole; the wise silence; the universal beauty,to which every part and particle is equally related, the eternal ONE.
Philosophy is a disease, and not an ordinary one either. It's not a common cold. It is cancer - cancer of the soul. Once a person is lost in the jungle of philosophy he becomes more and more entangled in words, concepts, abstractions and there is no end to it.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Beauty awakens the soul to act.
Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel.
Paintings have a life of their own that derives from the painter's soul.
This melancholy London - I sometimes imagine that the souls of the lost are compelled to walk through its streets perpetually. One feels them passing like a whiff of air.
Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded.
Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.
Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.
Love is not a fire to be shut up in a soul. Everything betrays us: voice, silence, eyes; half-covered fires burn all the brighter.
Nothing that comes from the deep, passional soul is bad, or can be bad.
True, I am young, but for souls nobly born valor doesn't await the passing of years.