Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.— Luther Burbank
Delighting Food For The Soul quotations
Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.
A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe.
Vegan food is soul food in its truest form.
Soul food means to feed the soul. And, to me, your soul is your intent. If your intent is pure, you are pure.
Some souls just understand each other upon meeting.
If your blood is formed from eating the foods I teach [fruits and green-leaf vegetables] your soul will shout for joy and triumph over all misery of life. For the first time you will feel a vibration of vitality through your body (like a slight electric current) that shakes you delightfully.
Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul.
Bill Clinton is like a lot of white politicians.
They eat soul food, they party with black women, they play the saxophone, but when it comes to domestic and foreign policy, they make the same decisions that are destructive to African people in this country and throughout the world.
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.
Wilderness is a necessity ... They will see what I meant in time. There must be places for human beings to satisfy their souls. Food and drink is not all. There is the spiritual. In some it is only a germ, of course, but the germ will grow.
Love is the greatest power and it is, if natural, the highest 'invisible food' from the infinite for soul and body.
Father, I am hungry; for the love of God give this soul her food, her Lord in the Eucharist
You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.
It's some chopped liver. That's Jewish soul food.
O Trinity, eternal Trinity! Fire, abyss of love.
.. Was it necessary that you should give Even the Holy Trinity as food for souls?... You gave us not only your Word Through the Redemption and in the Eucharist, But you also gave yourself In the fullness of love for your creature.
Remember to set apart at least one hour every day to do some service for others.
While the food we eat nurtures our bodies, it is what we give in charity that nurtures our souls. If time is not available daily, reserve at least a few hours every week for some worthwhile act of charity.
Just as the water reflects the stars and the moon, the body reflects the mind and soul.
Spirit is a land of high white peaks and glittering jewel-like lakes and flowers. Life is sparse and sounds travel great distances.
I always thought that bagels and lox was my soul food, but it turns out it's sushi.
Music and the arts feed our souls, but a decent wage puts food on the table.
Musicians, fans of music, and grassroots political organizations are a potent force to fight for social justice.
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and a pretty soul.
People need to climb the mountain not simple because it is there But because the soulful divinity needs to be mated with the spirit.
There are a couple of different types of food I eat a lot.
I was raised in the South, in Tennessee, so I’m going to go with comfort food, soul food. I would probably start with collard greens and candied baby carrots and then have some biscuits and white gravy - and for dessert, probably blackberry cobbler.
Inside, my soul became so cold I hated everything.
I even despised the sun, for I knew I would never be able to play in its warm presence. I cringed with hate whenever I heard other children laughing, as they played outside. My stomach coiled whenever I smelled food that was about to be served to somebody else, knowing it wasn't for me.
If we are irritated, by every rub, how will we be polished?
Art is food for the soul, and an artistic climate is a healthy climate because it breeds empathy.
Greasy food might not be good for your body, but it does wonders for the soul.
A healthy diet may prolong your life, but what would you have to live for? What is the point of living to a hundred if you have to subsist on bland food? One may as well die of boredom.
I work out and go to the gym, but I still enjoy my soul food and snacks.
But I’m a pretty petite young woman, and I just do everything in moderation and make sure that I just keep everything together.
Whatever is good for you soul, do that.
Fasting of the body is food for the soul.
Far more indispensable then food for the physical body is spiritual nourishment for the soul. One can do without food for a considerable time, but a man of the spirit cannot exist for a single second without spiritual nourishment.
Reflecting back on your life is not only food for thought, but a Wiseman's bridge looking at how and why, you made your path for today! Will be most important, when you find yourself at the crossroads of tomorrow. Remember the goals you set yourself, travel the path closest to your heart. Trust your heart, your instincts, your soul.
So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.
The 'good food' is...the food of the Word of God, for as food builds up the tissues of the body, repairs waste, and preserves us in health, so the Word of God is the complete food of the soul.
It is precisely because no one needs soup, fish, meat, salad, cheese, and dessert at one meal that we so badly need to sit down to them from time to time. It was largesse that made us all; we were not created to fast forever... Enter here, therefore, as a sovereign remedy for the narrowness of our minds and the stinginess of our souls.
The cultivation of the mind is a kind of food supplied for the soul of man.
Your naked body should only belong to those who fall in love with your naked soul.
Only for today, I will devote ten minutes of my time to some good reading, remembering that just as food is necessary to the life of the body, so good reading is necessary to the life of the soul
Works of art are viewed by people. They are heard by people. They are felt by people. They are not just the fodder of a close-knit group of initiates. They are the soul food of all people.
Every Super Bowl, I do different food each quarter from each of the hometowns of the teams competing. So I’m always hoping for cities with a gastronomic soul—not so much Indianapolis or Denver, right? For halftime we have New York hot dogs from Papaya Dog. And at the end of the game I’ve chosen a dessert based on who I think is going to win.
Photography is about capturing souls, not smiles.
From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are to be found in men and each of them exists in some man, sometimes several at the time. Animals are nothing but the portrayal of our virtues and vices made manifest to our eyes, the visible reflections of our souls. God displays them to us to give us food for thought.
Books are health food for your brain and dessert for your soul.
Books are one of the few proven sources of mental exercise known to man. Reading is a workout for your mind. If your body needs thirty minutes of exercise a day, so does your thinker.
I cook the food of Macau, my roots and soul food.
Just as our bodies need proper food to live and develop, our souls need love to blossom. The strength and nourishment that love can give our souls is even more potent than the nourishing power of a mother's milk for a baby.
Although I love all the great foods of the world, my death row meal would have to be cooked for me by my mother and grandmother (they live together and this happens on most Sundays). More than satisfy our hunger, these dinners nurture the soul.