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  1. Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about power

    Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

  2. Picture quote by Deepak Chopra about experience

    Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience. ⏤ Deepak Chopra

  3. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about mind

    Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  4. Picture quote by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar about love

    To grow in unconditional love and in beauty, is spirituality. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

  5. Picture quote by Denis Waitley about happiness

    Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude. ⏤ Denis Waitley

  6. Picture quote about adversity

    Adversity can be our greatest motivation fo spiritual growth or our deadliest means of discouragement.

  7. Picture quote by Swami Vivekananda about spiritual

    You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul. ⏤ Swami Vivekananda

  8. Picture quote by Confucius about beauty

    Everything has beauty, but not everyone can see. ⏤ Confucius

  9. Picture quote by Rumi about spirit

    Respond to every call that excites your spirit. ⏤ Rumi

  10. Picture quote by Vine Deloria, Jr. about religion

    Religion is for people who are afraid of going to hell. Spirituality is for those who have already been there. ⏤ Vine Deloria, Jr.

  11. Picture quote by Sayings about gratitude

    Gratitude is the best medicine. It heals your mind, you body and your spirit. And attracts more things to be grateful for. ⏤ Sayings

  12. Picture quote about spirituality

    Spirituality does not come from religion. It comes from our soul.

  13. Picture quote by Rumi about spirit

    Respond to every call that excites you spirit ⏤ Rumi

  14. Picture quote about love

    Ancient lovers believed a kiss would literally unite their souls, because the spirit was said to be carried in one's breath.

  15. Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about nature

    Nature always wears the colors of the spirit. ⏤ Ralph Waldo Emerson

  16. Picture quote by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin about spirit

    Matter is spirit moving slowly enough to be seen. ⏤ Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

  17. Picture quote by Florence Nightingale about achievement

    How very little can be done under the spirit of fear. ⏤ Florence Nightingale

  18. Picture quote about soul

    Every act of kindness grows the spirit and strengthens the soul

  19. Picture quote about love

    In spirituality the vehicle of faith runs on divine love.

  20. Picture quote by John Muir about nature

    Keep close to nature's heart... and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain, or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. ⏤ John Muir

  21. Picture quote about soul

    To touch the soul of another human being is to walk on holy ground

  22. Picture quote about intuition

    That thing we call intuition? It's your Soul and Spirit. You can trust it.

  23. Picture quote by Christopher S. Penn about goals

    Find your spirit, and no challenge will keep you from achieving your goals. ⏤ Christopher S. Penn

  24. Picture quote by Younus AlGohar about wisdom

    Spirituality: when rationalism and belief are synchronized. ⏤ Younus AlGohar

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Below you can read the best quotes about spirit of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best spirit quotations. Top spirit sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

A kind heart, an open mind, a willing body and a loving spirit make a powerful person.

Susan McCann

If you lose today, win tomorrow. In this never-ending spirit of challenge is the heart of a victor.

Daisaku Ikeda

If you lose today, win tomorrow. In this never-ending spirit of challenge is the heart of a victor.

Daisaku Ikeda

Life's blows cannot break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.

Norman Vincent Peale

Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.

Morihei Ueshiba

Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.

William Butler Yeats

Science moves with the spirit of an adventure characterized both by youthful arrogance and by the belief that the truth, once found, would be simple as well as pretty.

James D. Watson

The purpose of training is to tighten up the slack, toughen the body, and polish the spirit.

Morihei Ueshiba

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

Keep yourself clean and bright. You are the windows through which you must view the world.


You cannot travel on the path until you become the path itself.


We are all spiritual beings having a human experience.


Our sense of power is more vivid when we break a man's spirit than when we win his heart.

Eric Hoffer

Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art.

Leonardo da Vinci

Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.

Calvin Coolidge

He that loseth wealth, loseth much; he that loseth friends, loseth more; but he that loseth his spirit loseth all.


Transformation literally means going beyond your form.

Wayne Dyer

I just love that spirit that makes people do things that they probably shouldn't.

Johnny Knoxville

I could compare my music to white light which contains all colours. Only a prism can divide the colours and make them appear; this prism could be the spirit of the listener.

Arvo Part

But the thing that I saw in your face no power can disinherit: No bomb that ever burst shatters the crystal spirit.

George Orwell

Physical strength is measured by what we can carry; spiritual by what we can bear.


They understand but a little who understand only what can be explained.

Marie EbnerEschenbach

The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for salvation.

Charles Spurgeon

True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.

William Penn

Hard work keeps the wrinkles out of the mind and spirit.

Helena Rubinstein

Developing the muscles of the soul demands no competitive spirit, no killer instinct, although it may erect pain barriers that the spiritual athlete must crash through.

Germaine Greer

The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish it to be always kept alive.

Thomas Jefferson

Training gives us an outlet for suppressed energies created by stress and thus tone the spirit just as exercise conditions the body.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually clean kitchen, and 8 times out of 9 I'll show you a man with detestable spiritual qualities.

Charles Bukowski

Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

As I lived up to the highest light I had, higher and higher light came to me.

Peace Pilgrim

Poetry proceeds from the totality of man, sense, imagination, intellect, love, desire, instinct, blood and spirit together.

Jacques Maritain

Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The powers of darkness will in time, Be crushed by the spirit of light.

Boris Pasternak

Next to a circus there ain't nothing that packs up and tears out faster than the Christmas spirit.

Kin Hubbard

Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles.

Alex Karras

Dance is bigger than the physical body. When you extend your arm, it doesn't stop at the end of your fingers, because you're dancing bigger than that; you're dancing spirit.

Judith Jamison

The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority.

Lord Acton

Let the spirit of adventure set the tone.


When the belly is empty, the body becomes spirit; and when it is full, the spirit becomes body.


The infinite! No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man.

David Hilbert

I just refer to myself as being Spirit, Mind and Body like everybody else and working toward the mastery of my natural divinity and the healing of my emotional mind.

Leonard Orr

Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit, who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth, and without light nothing flowers.

May Sarton

In the spirit of science, there really is no such thing as a "failed experiment." Any test that yields valid data is a valid test.

Adam Savage

The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.

Augustine of Hippo

Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all your readings have been to you like the blast of a trumpet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being to those who are on the road with you, and accept as something precious what comes back to you from them.

Albert Schweitzer

The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Zen does not confuse spirituality with thinking about God while one is peeling potatoes. Zen spirituality is just to peel the potatoes.

Alan Watts

There are victories of the soul and spirit. Sometimes, even if you lose, you win.

Elie Wiesel

If wrinkles must be written upon our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.

Jeremy Taylor

The finite is annihilated in the presence of the infinite, and becomes a pure nothing. So our spirit before God, so our justice before divine justice.

Blaise Pascal

The man is free to rule his world, not his world rule him.


Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hidden even to him in whom it is?

Saint Augustine

Nothing is more repulsive than a furtively prurient spirituality; it is just as unsavory as gross sensuality.

Carl Jung

Once spirit was God, then it became man, and now it is even becoming mob.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The foundations of a person are not in matter but in spirit.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When you are already in Detroit, you don't have to take a bus to get there.

Ram Dass

Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

Egyptian Proverbs

It isn't until you come to a spiritual understanding of who you are - not necessarily a religious feeling, but deep down, the spirit within - that you can begin to take control.

Oprah Winfrey

I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand... Adventure is a state of mind - and spirit.

Jacqueline Cochran

Both now and for always, I intend to hold fast to my belief in the hidden strength of the human spirit.

Andrei Sakharov

All things share the same breath - the beast, the tree, the man... the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.

Chief Seattle

Wherever you go, you will always bear yourself about with you, and so you will always find yourself.

Thomas Kempis

Grandfather, Great Spirit, once more behold me on earth and lean to hear my feeble voice.

Black Elk

I always make music that is true to my spirit.

Wynonna Judd

There is no worse screen to block out the Spirit than confidence in our own intelligence.

John Calvin

Rest when you're weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.

Ralph Marston

A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.

Edmund Burke

Rise above sectional interests and private ambitions... Pass from matter to spirit. Matter is diversity; spirit is light, life and unity.

Muhammad Iqbal

Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.

John Dryden

Day by day we should weigh what we have granted to the spirit of the world against what we have denied to the spirit of Jesus, in thought and especially in deed.

Albert Schweitzer

Creative ideas flourish best in a shop which preserves some spirit of fun. Nobody is in business for fun, but that does not mean there cannot be fun in business.

Leo Burnett

The older I get, the more I realize how rare it is to meet a kindred spirit.

Ethan Hawke

I do believe in ghosts. Freaky things will happen, and I'm like, 'The wind didn't do that! Some spirit did'.

Devon Werkheiser

He who doesn't have the spirit of his time, has all its misery.


Our intellect has achieved the most tremendous things, but in the meantime our spiritual dwelling has fallen into disrepair.

Carl Jung

The valid research for the future is on the inner side, on the spiritual side.

Peace Pilgrim

Pilgrimage to the place of the wise is to find escape from the flame of separateness.


Spiritual power begins by directing animal power to other than egoistic ends.

John Ruskin

The ultimate Path is without difficulty. Just avoid picking and choosing.


Without the spiritual world the material world is a disheartening enigma.

Joseph Joubert

Spiritual energy flows in and produces effects in the phenomenal world.

William James

You cannot have a proud and chivalrous spirit if your conduct is mean and paltry; for whatever a man's actions are, such must be his spirit.


Ghosts only exist for those who wish to see them.


Every spirit makes its house, but as afterwards the house confines the spirit, you had better build well.

Elbert Hubbard

The spiritual is the parent of the practical.

Thomas Carlyle

His spiritual life has been exaggerated by a chronic attack of mental gallstones.

Oliver St. John Gogarty

do it or don't do it but get on with it...

Jiddu Krishnamurti

I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice.

Mahatma Gandhi

If you go forward in the spirit of the original apostles and followers of Jesus Christ, trusting not in man but in the living God, he will enable you to pull down the strong holds of sin and Satan, and that work by which he is pleased will prosper in your hands.

Adam Clarke

The sight of nature fascinates, the family tie has a sweet enchantment and patriotism gives the religious spirit a fiery devotion to the powers that it reveres.

Bruno Bauer

I'm aware that people I have loved and have died and are in the spirit world look after me.

Princess of Wales Diana

The spirit's foe in man has not been simplicity, but sophistication.

George Santayana

No man has ever yet been hanged for breaking the spirit of a law.

Grover Cleveland

A lively understandable spirit Once entertained you. It will come again. Be still. Wait.

Theodore Roethke

We write because we believe the human spirit cannot be tamed and should not be trained.

Nikki Giovanni

Religion must completely encircle the spirit of ethical man like his element, and this luminous chaos of divine thoughts and feelings is called enthusiasm.

Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

The English have all the material requisites for the revolution. What they lack is the spirit of generalization and revolutionary ardour.

Karl Marx

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