Spiritual Quotes (296)

Quotes and citations about spiritual


We would, however, perform an injustice to the bourgeois women's rights movement if we would regard it as solely motivated by economics. No, this movement also contains a more profound spiritual and moral aspect.

By : Clara Zetkin

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When we learn new behaviors and break through to higher levels of consciousness and love, we can fulfill the deeper spiritual hunger within.

By : Judith Wright

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Form follows function - that has been misunderstood. Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union.

By : Frank Lloyd Wright

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I just believe in my Indian, spiritual god and my music.

By : Link Wray

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In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping spiritual life and professional life balanced. I need to regain my balance.

By : Tiger Woods

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To play June, I had an immediate connect with her background and culture. We grew up with the same religion and shared a lot of the same values of family and spirituality. But I was really so inspired by what a modern woman she was.

By : Reese Witherspoon

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Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together.

By : Edgar Winter

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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.

By : Oprah Winfrey

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Business underlies everything in our national life, including our spiritual life. Witness the fact that in the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.

By : Woodrow Wilson

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We are not cured of alcoholism. What we have is a daily reprieve contingent on the maintenance of our spiritual condition. Every day is a day when we must carry the vision of God's will into all of our daily activities.

By : William Griffith Wilson

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Whether the family goes on a spiritual basis or not, the alcoholic member has to if he would recover. The others must be convinced of his new status beyond the shadow of a doubt. Seeing is believing to most families who have lived with a drinker.

By : William Griffith Wilson

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Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.

By : E. O. Wilson

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The essence of humanity's spiritual dilemma is that we evolved genetically to accept one truth and discovered another. Is there a way to erase the dilemma, to resolve the contradictions between the transcendentalist and the empiricist world views?

By : E. O. Wilson

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My driving force is spirituality.

By : Debra Wilson

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My deepest impulses are optimistic, an attitude that seems to me as spiritually necessary and proper as it is intellectually suspect.

By : Ellen Willis

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The spiritual path - is simply the journey of living our lives. Everyone is on a spiritual path

By : Marianne Williamson

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The goal of spiritual practice is full recovery, and the only thing you need to recover from is a fractured sense of self.

By : Marianne Williamson

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In a spiritually sensitive culture, then, it might well be that age is something to be admired or envied.

By : Rowan D. Williams

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What is it in you that brings you to a spiritual teacher in the first place? It's not the spirit in you, since that is already enlightened, and has no need to seek. No, it is the ego in you that brings you to a teacher.

By : Ken Wilber

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Fight the good fight of faith, and God will give you spiritual mercies.

By : George Whitefield

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You are also caught with the fact that man is a creature who walks in two worlds and traces upon the walls of his cave the wonders and the nightmare experiences of his spiritual pilgrimage.

By : Morris West

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Man is a creature who walks in two worlds and traces upon the walls of his cave the wonders and the nightmare experiences of his spiritual pilgrimage.

By : Morris West

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In a lot of Indian societies, spirituality has been lost, I think it's still the best way of looking at the world for Indians - better than any organized religion in this country.

By : James Welch

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I do believe in the viability of Indian spiritualism.

By : James Welch

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The economic piece is still missing, since it's so hard to attract industry to reservations, but spiritually and educationally, they're doing just fine. Each tribe has a community college now, and they teach the language, they teach the traditions.

By : James Welch

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When once a certain class of people has been placed by the temporal and spiritual authorities outside the ranks of those whose life has value, then nothing comes more naturally to men than murder.

By : Simone Weil

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The contemporary form of true greatness lies in a civilization founded on the spirituality of work.

By : Simone Weil

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

By : Alan Watts

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I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially.

By : Denzel Washington

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I have a strong belief in God... I find religion to be a very personal thing... I am also very spiritual.

By : Sela Ward

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I wanted to show how a man of sensitive and noble character, born for religion, comes to throw off the orthodoxies of his day and moment, and to go out into the wilderness where all is experiment, and spiritual life begins again.

By : Mary A. Ward

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I found it interesting that as people become more technically oriented all over the world, at the same time people are becoming increasingly spiritual. The success of the Da Vinci code - even though it was a great yawn - also showed people's interest in religion.

By : Barbara Walters

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I personally don't believe in aliens. But, I do believe that there is something out there that is accountable for all these mysterious things that are going on: I think it is a spiritual thing not a material thing.

By : J. T. Walsh

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The new spirituality is that it will produce an experience in human encounters in which we become a living demonstration of the basic spiritual teaching 'We are all one.'

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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The new spirituality will also base itself on a third very large spiritual understanding, which is that life is eternal. Most religious people claim to believe that, but very few people actually live as if that were true.

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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The new spirituality will step away from dogma, will step away from 'We're right and you're wrong.'

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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The new spirituality will bring about what I'm calling the 'end of better.' And that is in fact what is called for in the next of the series of books that I've been writing.

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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I think the new spirituality will be a spirituality that's not based on a particular dogma. And that steps away from the old spiritual paradigm that we have created on this planet, which comes from a thought that there is such a thing as being better.

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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If we win, someone else loses. But if someone else loses, we lose. Which is a point we're not getting. The new spirituality will make this just painfully obvious.

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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As the new spirituality begins to become the pervasive spirituality of the planet, we'll find that we have abandoned our philosophy of contradictions in which we say we're all one but continue to try to win.

By : Neale Donald Walsch

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