Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.— Rumi
Contentment Spiritual Death quotations
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
Yes, sin, sickness and disease, spiritual death, poverty and everything else that's of the devil once ruled us. But now, bless God, we rule them - for this is the Day of Dominion!
The first and the most important thing is to know that life is one and immortal.
Only the forms, countless in number, are transient and brittle. The life everlasting is independent of any form but manifests itself in all forms. Life then does not die... but the forms are dissolved.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
The self (Soul) is the constant-witness consciousness.
Through all months, seasons and years, through all divisions of time, the past, present and future the consciousness remains one and self luminous. It neither rises nor sets. The ultimate self is free from sin, free from old age, free from death and grief, free from hunger and thirst, which desires nothing and imagines nothing.
The ultimate self is free from sin, free from old age, free from death and grief, free from hunger and thirst, which desires nothing and imagines nothing.
The real question is not whether life exists after death.
The real question is whether you are alive before death.
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us.
Rather, our concern must be to live while we're alive - to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are.
Nature does not know extinction; all it knows is transformation. ... Everything science has taught me-and continues to teach me-strengthens my belief in the continuity of our spiritual existence after death. Nothing disappears without a trace.
The Christian that is bound by his own horizon, the church that lives simply for itself, is bound to die a spiritual death and sink into stagnancy and corruption. We never can thank God enough for giving us not only a whole Gospel to believe, but a whole world to give it to.
If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life.
Death is nothing else but going home to God, the bond of love will be unbroken for all eternity.
You're basically killing each other to see who's got the better imaginary friend.
All that we are is the result of what we have thought.
The mind is everything. What we think, we become.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
There are many levels of life which we cannot see and know, yet which certainly exist. There is a larger world, vast enough to include immortality.... Our spiritual natures belong to this larger world ... If death is apparently an outward fact, immortality is an inner certainty.
The song is ended, but the melody lingers on.
Grief is not a disorder, a disease or sign of weakness.
It is an emotional, physical and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.
Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.
One regret dear world, that I am determined not to have when I am lying on my deathbed is that I did not kiss you enough.
As long as you ask questions you are breaking through, but the moment you begin to accept, you are psychologically dead. So right through life don't accept a thing, but inquire, investigate. Then you will find that your mind is something really extraordinary, it has no end, and to such a mind there is no death.
When we finally know we are dying, and all other sentient beings are dying with us, we start to have a burning, almost heartbreaking sense of the fragility and preciousness of each moment and each being, and from this can grow a deep, clear, limitless compassion for all beings.
A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.
Differences of habit and language are nothing at all if our aims are identical and our hearts are open.
And if there were a God, I think it very unlikely that He would have such an uneasy vanity as to be offended by those who doubt His existence
Life does not end when we die. Death is a rebirth into a spirit world of light and love, a transition from the physical to the spiritual that is no more frightening or painful than passing between rooms through an open doorway. It is a joyful homecoming to our natural home, . . .
I learned that every mortal will taste death, but only some will taste life.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
In the depths of your hopes and desires, lies your silent knowledge of the beyond, and like seeds dreaming beneath the snow, your heart dreams of spring. Trust the dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Mind is everything. What we think, we become.
The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
All that we are is the result of what we have thought; what we think we become.
Dying before dying has two important consequences: It liberates the individual from the fear of death and influences the actual experience of dying at the time of biological demise.
Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience.
Without Pentecost the Christ-event - the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus - remains imprisoned in history as something to remember, think about and reflect on. The Spirit of Jesus comes to dwell within us, so that we can become living Christs here and now.
We as Bible-believing evangelical Christians are locked in a battle.
This is not a friendly gentleman's discussion. It is a life and death conflict between the spiritual hosts of wickedness and those who claim the name of Christ.
Transcending the cycle of death and rebirth is the real purpose of this life in human form.
One day, you'll be just a memory for some people. Do your best to be a good one.
If you had the cure to cancer wouldn't you share it? .
. You have the cure to death .. get out there and share it.
When a human being takes his life in depression, this is a natural death of spiritual causes. The modern barbarity of 'saving' the suicidal is based on a hair-raising misapprehension of the nature of existence.
For those who seek to understand it, death is a highly creative force.
The highest spiritual values of life can originate from the thought and study of death.
When you die and go to heaven our maker is not going to ask, 'why didn't you discover the cure for such and such? why didn't you become the Messiah?' The only question we will be asked in that precious moment is 'why didn't you become you?'
What will be left of all the fearing and wanting associated with your problematic life situation that every day takes up most of your attention? A dash, one or two inches long, between the date of birth and date of death on your gravestone.