Quotations list about dwells, abide and abided captions citing Emmet Fox, J. K. Rowling and Johnny Cash sayings.
You must not under any pretense allow your mind to dwell on any thought that is not positive, constructive, optimistic, kind.
— Emmet Fox
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
— J. K. Rowling dwells quote
You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don't try to forget the mistakes, but you don't dwell on it. You don't let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.
— Johnny Cash
I sought to hear the voice of God and climbed the topmost steeple, but God declared: Go down again - I dwell among the people.
The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.
O Solitude! If I must with thee dwell, Let it not be among the jumbled heap of murky buildings
A person may dwell so long upon a thought that it may take him a prisoner.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
When all is said and done, the real citadel of strength of any community is in the hearts and minds and desires of those who dwell there.
I don't like to dwell on the past.
It is not known precisely where angels dwell -- whether in the air, the void, or the planets. It has not been God's pleasure that we should be informed of their abode.
Every year of my life I grow more convinced that it is wisest and best to fix our attention on the beautiful and the good, and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false.
A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell;
And very hard the task I find of governing it well.
Man can climb to the highest summits, but he cannot dwell there long.
Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever, is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, let your mind dwell on these things. Philippians 4:8
Pursue not the outer entanglements; Dwell not in the inner void; Be serene in the oneness of things; And dualism vanishes by itself.
Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.
Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! It is like the precious ointment upon the head, that ran down upon the beard, even Aarons beard: that went down to the skirts of his garments.
For happily the government of the United States, which gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance, requires only that they who live under its protection should demean themselves as good citizens, in giving it on all occasions their effectual support. May the children of the Stock of Abraham, who dwell in this land, continue to merit and enjoy the good will of the other inhabitants, while every one shall sit in safety under his own vine and fig-tree, and there shall be none to make him afraid.
Deep within man dwell those slumbering powers;
powers that would astonish him, that he never dreamed of possessing; forces that would revolutionize his life if aroused and put into action.
Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.
You may give them your love but not your thoughts.
For they have their own thoughts. You may house their bodies but not their souls, for their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, not even in your dreams.
O Children of Men! Know ye not why We created you all from the same dust? That no one should exalt himself over the other. Ponder at all times in your hearts how ye were created. Since We have created you all from one same substance it is incumbent on you to be even as one soul, to walk with the same feet, eat with the same mouth and dwell in the same land, that from your inmost being, by your deeds and actions, the signs of oneness and the essence of detachment may be made manifest. Such is My counsel to you, O concourse of light! Heed ye this counsel that ye may obtain the fruit of holiness from the tree of wondrous glory.