quote by Al-Ghazali

A man of bad character punishes his own soul.

— Al-Ghazali

Famous Soul Man quotations

If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man .

.. just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he's a good man.


Soul man quote Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.
Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.

You assist an administration most effectively by obeying its orders and decrees.

An evil administration never deserves such allegiance. Allegiance to it means partaking of the evil. A good man will therefore resist an evil system or administration with his whole soul.

Soul man quote Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will apprec
Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.

For what shall it profit a man, if he gain the whole world, and suffer the loss of his soul?

Man cannot live by bread alone. Man after all is composed of intellect and soul.

The vibrations on the air are the breath of God speaking to man's soul.

Music is the language of God. We musicians are as close to God as man can be. We hear his voice, we read his lips, we give birth to the children of God, who sing his praise. That's what musicians are.


Soul man quote Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.

No person who has not spent a period of his life in those 'stark and sullen solitudes that sentinel the Pole' will understand fully what trees and flowers, sun-flecked turf and running streams mean to the soul of a man

I would permit no man, no matter what his colour might be, to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.

Education means emancipation. It means light and liberty. It means the uplifting of the soul of man into the glorious light of truth, the light by which men can only be made free.

Soul man quote Some souls just understand each other upon meeting.
Some souls just understand each other upon meeting.
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Earthly riches are like the reed. Its roots are sunk in the swamp, and its exterior is fair to behold; but inside it is hollow. If a man leans on such a reed, it will snap off and pierce his soul.

Bach is like an astronomer who, with the help of ciphers, finds the most wonderful stars . . . Beethoven embraced the universe with the power of his spirit . . . I do not climb so high. A long time ago I decided that my universe will be the soul and heart of man.


Human conduct is ever unreliable until man is anchored in the Divine.

Everything in the future will improve if you are making a spiritual effort now.

Soul man quote It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flo
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.

The wise man belongs to all countries, for the home of a great soul is the whole world.

Virtues are formed by prayer. Prayer preserves temperance. Prayer suppresses anger. Prayer prevents emotions of pride and envy. Prayer draws into the soul the Holy Spirit, and raises man to Heaven.

We had seen God in His splendors, heard the text that Nature renders.

We had reached the naked soul of man.

Soul man quote You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.
You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.

Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health without them.


A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.

I would rather win souls than be the greatest king or emperor on earth;

I would rather win souls than be the greatest general that ever commanded an army; I would rather win souls than be the greatest poet, or novelist, or literary man who ever walked the earth. My one ambition in life is to win as many as possible.

Soul man quote Whatever is good for you soul, do that.
Whatever is good for you soul, do that.

We live in succession, in division, in parts and 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.

As long as there are young men with the light of adventure in their eyes and a touch of wildness in their souls, rapids will be run.

If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, so is ugliness.


Soul man quote Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pret
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and a pretty soul.

People would see a lot of times fighting as a ugly thing, as a thing that denigrates the human being. In reality, you see fighting on everything... Everything's fighting. Doesn't matter what it is. You wake up in the morning, to get out of bed is a fight, believe it. So, fighting is actually the best thing a man can have in his soul.

Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.

Shape without form, shade without color, Paralyzed force, gesture without motion; Those who have crossed With direct eyes, to death's other Kingdom Remember us-if at all-not as lost Violent souls, but only As the hollow men The stuffed men.

Soul man quote Your naked body should only belong to those who fall in love with your naked sou
Your naked body should only belong to those who fall in love with your naked soul.

Man feels and ponders death as though it were the end, when in fact death is merely the continuation of life. It is another life. You may not believe in the existence of the soul, yet you must acknowledge that your body will live on as green grass, as a cloud. For you are, after all, water and dust.

False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.


... it is not the color of the skin that makes the man or the woman, but the principle formed in the soul. Brilliant wit will shine, come from whence it will; and genius and talent will not hide the brightness of its lustre.

Soul man quote Just as the water reflects the stars and the moon, the body reflects the mind an
Just as the water reflects the stars and the moon, the body reflects the mind and soul.

A man without a mustache is a man without a soul.

The eyes of a man in the jaundice make yellow observations on everything;

and the soul tinctured with any passion diffuses a false color over the appearance of things.

Man's origin was as spirit, not a physical body.

These souls projected themselves into matter, probably for their own diversion. Through the use of his creative powers for selfish purposes, man became entangled in matter and materiality to such an extent that he nearly forgot his divine origin and nature.

Soul man quote If we are irritated, by every rub, how will we be polished?
If we are irritated, by every rub, how will we be polished?

The New Testament, and to a very large extent the Old, is the soul of man.

You cannot criticize it. It criticizes you.


There's another kind of poverty that only rich men know, a moral malnutrition that starves their very souls.

God is dead. Let us not understand by this that he does not exist or even that he no longer exists. He is dead. He spoke to us and is silent. We no longer have anything but his cadaver. Perhaps he slipped out of the world, somewhere else like the soul of a dead man. Perhaps he was only a dream...God is dead.

The soul that is within me no man can degrade.

The toughest opponent of all is Old Man Par.

He's a patient soul who never shoots a birdie and never incurs a bogey. And if you would travel the long road with him, you must be patient, too.