Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.— Carl Jung
Eye-opening Small Voice quotations
The lion doesn't turn around when the small dog barks.
My mother is a big believer in being responsible for your own happiness.
She always talked about finding joy in small moments and insisted that we stop and take in the beauty of an ordinary day. When I stop the car to make my kids really see a sunset, I hear my mother’s voice and smile.
I think that you find your own way. You have your own rules. You have your own understanding of yourself, and that's what you're going to count on. In the end, it's what feels right to you. Not what your mother told you. Not what some actress told you. Not what anybody else told you but the still, small voice.
10% of conflict is due to difference in opinion and 90% is due to delivery and tone of voice.
Photography is a small voice, at best, but sometimes one photograph, or a group of them, can lure our sense of awareness.
It is the still, small voice that the soul heeds, not the deafening blasts of doom.
All things and all people, so to speak, call on us with small or loud voices.
They want us to listen. They want us to understand their intrinsic claims, their justice of being. But we can give it to them only through the love that listens.
Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think.
You must train your intuition -- you must trust the small voice inside you which tells you exactly what to say, what to decide.
There is a still small voice telling us what is right, and if we listen to that still small voice we shall grow and increase in strength and power, in testimony and in ability not only to live the gospel but to inspire others to do so.
During depression the world disappears.
Language itself. One has nothing to say. Nothing. No small talk, no anecdotes. Nothing can be risked on the board of talk. Because the inner voice is so urgent in its own discourse: How shall I live? How shall I manage the future? Why should I go on?
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
Don't be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people's thinking.
Train yourself to listen to that small voice that tells us what's important and what's not.
The guitar is a small orchestra. It is polyphonic. Every string is a different color, a different voice.
One small positive thought in the morning can change you whole day.
My hope for my children must be that they respond to the still, small voice of God in their own hearts.
the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses
I thought yoga was easy - I went out and I bought a yoga video tape.
I bought the beginners' yoga tape. I couldn't do anything on the whole hour - nothing - just fast forwarding: can't do that, can't do that - I know I can't do that. This woman in a soothing voice: 'Simply take the bottom of your right foot and place it on the small of your back.
One small crack does not mean you are broken, it means that you were put to the test and you didn't fall apart.
Conscience, that vicegerent of God in the human heart, whose "still small voice" the loudest revelry cannot drown.
i do not know what it is about you that closes and opens;
only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses
Perhaps the biggest tragedy of our lives is that freedom is possible, yet we can pass our years trapped in the same old patterns...We may want to love other people without holding back, to feel authentic, to breathe in the beauty around us, to dance and sing. Yet each day we listen to inner voices that keep our life small.
There is a voice that doesn't use words. Listen.
A film is one small voice among other large ones.
The film is a tiny part of the discourse. You do what you can but under no illusions of what a film can do.
Do not let the loud utterances of your own wills anticipate, nor drown, the still, small voice in which God speaks. Bridle impatience till He does. If you cannot hear His whisper, wait till you do. Take care of running before you are sent. Keep your wills in equipoise till God's hand gives the impulse and direction.
Why shouldn't we, so generally addicted to the gigantic, at last have some small works of art, some short poems, short pieces of music [...], some intimate, low-voiced, and delicate things in our mostly huge and roaring, glaring world?
No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is.
All that you seek is already within you.
In Hinduism it is called the Atman, in Buddhism the pure Buddha-Mind. Christ said, 'the kingdom of heaven is within you.' Quakers call it the ‘still small voice within.’ This is the space of full awareness that is in harmony with all the universe, and thus is wisdom itself.
You may be living under the illusion that when God ignites great things in your life, He'll announce it with a big bang. He might. It's more likely that He won't. So stop waiting around for the big bang. Pay attention to the subtle clues and the still, small voice. God lives in that place too.
Those individuals who give moral considerations a much greater weight than considerations of expediency represent a comparatively small minority, five percent of the people perhaps. But, In spite of their numerical inferiority, they play a major role in our society because theirs is the voice of the conscience of society.
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
The voice of reason is small, but very persistent.
We must never let the noise of the world overpower and overwhelm that still small voice.
Whenever there is stillness there is the still small voice, God's speaking from the whirlwind, nature's old song, and dance.
Dream Big. Start small. Act now.
God will never adjust His agenda to fit ours.
He will not speed up His pace to catch up with ours; we need to slow our pace in order to recover our walk with Him. God will not scream and shout over the noisy clamor; He expects us to seek quietness, where His still small voice can be heard again.
The happiness of life may be greatly increased by small courtesies in which there is no parade, whose voice is too still to tease, and which manifest themselves by tender and affectionate looks, and little kind acts of attention.
Even to me the issue of "stay small, sweet, quiet, and modest" sounds like an outdated problem, but the truth is that women still run into those demands whenever we find and use our voices.
The loudest one in the room is the weakest one in the room.
Meditation helps me feel the shape, the texture of my inner life.
Here, in the quiet, I can begin to taste what Buddhists would call my true nature, what Jews call the still, small voice, what Christians call the holy spirit.
Conscience is that still, small voice that is sometimes too loud for comfort.
one reason we haven't any national art is because we have too much magnificence.
All our capacity for admiration is used up on the splendor of palace-like railway stations and hotels. Our national tympanum is so deafened by that blare of sumptuousness that we have no ears for the still, small voice of beauty.
A conscience is that still small voice that people won't listen to.
There's nothing great Nor small, has said a poet of our day, Whose voice will ring beyond the curfew of eve And not be thrown out by the matin's bell.