Your hands may be full of money and your brain full of information but if your heart is empty, your life is very empty.— T. B. Joshua
Terrific Empty Heart quotations
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
You cannot warm the hearts of people with God's love if they have an empty stomach and cold feet.
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.
I’ve lived to bury my desires, And see my dreams corrode with rust;
Now all that’s left are fruitless fires That burn my empty heart to dust.
Faith is not the clinging to a shrine but an endless pilgrimage of the heart.
Audacious longing, burning songs, daring thoughts, an impulse overwhelming the heart, usurping the mind--these are all a drive towards serving Him who rings our hearts like a bell. It is as if He were waiting to enter our empty, perishing lives.
My religion is truth, love and service to God and humanity.
Every religion that has come into the world has brought the message of love and brotherhood. Those who are indifferent to the welfare of their fellowmen, whose hearts are empty of love, they do not know the meaning of religion.
Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.
Our culture has filled our heads but emptied our hearts, stuffed our wallets but starved our wonder. It has fed our thirst for facts but not for meaning or mystery. It produces "nice" people, not heroes.
Don't instill, or allow anybody else to instill into the hearts of your girls the idea that marriage is the chief end of life. If you do, don't be surprised if they get engaged to the first empty, useless fool they come across.
Love to be real, it must cost—it must hurt—it must empty us of self.
You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth having.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.
You can exist without your soul, you know, as long as your brain and heart are still working. But you’ll have no sense of self anymore, no memory, no . . . anything. There’s no chance at all of recovery. You’ll just — exist. As an empty shell. And your soul is gone forever . . . lost.
In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing.
Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.
If nature has made you for a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that--warm things, kind things, sweet things--help and comfort and laughter--and sometimes gay, kind laughter is the best help of all.
In revival, God is not concerned about filling empty churches, He is concerned about filling empty hearts.
Once I knew only darkness and stillness.
.. my life was without past or future... but a little word from the fingers of another fell into my hand that clutched at emptiness, and my heart leaped to the rapture of living.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyways.
He stood at the window of the empty cafe and watched the activites in the square and he said that it was good that God kept the truths of life from the young as they were starting out or else they'd have no heart to start at all.
You keep running after the love of the people, but you’ll never get it.
And what you do get, will never be enough. The hole inside you is too big. You see, it was made by God, for God. How could anything less fill it?
In the silence of the heart God speaks.
If you face God in prayer and silence, God will speak to you. Then you will know that you are nothing. It is only when you realize your nothingness, your emptiness, that God can fill you with Himself. Souls of prayer are souls of great silence.
Believe in your heart that you're meant to live a life full of passion, purpose, magic and miracles.
It is an awfully sad misconception that librarians simply check books in and out. The library is the heart of a school, and without a librarian, it is but an empty shell.
Home is where somebody notices when you are no longer there.
How far is too far? When you love a band so much that its songs fill the empty spaces inside your head and heart, is that too far?
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and a pretty soul.
It is the opener of the heart of God, and a means by which the soul, though empty, is filled.
The hearts of women are like those little pieces of furniture with secret hiding - places, full of drawers fitted into each other; you go a lot of trouble, break your nails, and in the bottom find some withered flower, a few grains of dust - or emptiness!
Weight loss does not make people happy.
Or peaceful. Being thin does not address the emptiness that has no shape or weight or name. Even a wildly successful diet is a colossal failure because inside the new body is the same sinking heart.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
Hell is not in torture; Hell is in an empty heart.
Deep listening is the kind of listening that can help relieve the suffering of another person. You can call it compassionate listening. You listen with only one purpose: to help him or her to empty his heart.
May your hand be full for always if only with another hand.
May your heart be empty only long enough to give you cause to fill it up again with love. May your soul be lost by you only to be found by God.
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
The torments of hell abide for ever.... If all the earth and sea were sand, and every thousandth year a bird should come, and take away one grain of this sand, it would be a long time ere that vast heap of sand were emptied; yet, if after all that time the damned may come out of hell, there were some hope; but this word EVER breaks the heart.
Even more, I had never meant to love him.
One thing I truly knew - knew it in the pit of my stomach, in the center of my bones, knew it from the crown of my head to the soles of my feet, knew it deep in my empty chest - was how love gave someone the power to break you
God help us to live slowly: To move simply: To look softly: To allow emptiness: To let the heart create for us. Amen.
Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think.
If you were a blade of grass or a tiny flower I will pitch my tent in your shadow. Only your presence revives my withered heart. You are the candle that lights the whole world and I am an empty vessel for your light.
No person, possession, profession, or position ever fills the cup of a wounded, empty heart. It's an emptiness only God can fill.
You have trouble feeling alive, so you stab your own heart just to feel something. It was the emptiness that was killing you. You created the sadness and the fear to fill it.
The death of Jesus was the opening and the emptying of the full heart of God;
it was the outgushing of that ocean of infinite mercy that heaved and panted and longed for an outlet; it was God showing how he could love a poor, guilty sinner.
The joy of brightening other lives, bearing each others' burdens, easing other's loads and supplanting empty hearts and lives with generous gifts becomes for us the magic of Christmas.