Spiritual Quotes

โ€œReligion is for people who fea...

โ€œReligion is for people who fear hell, spirituality is for people who have been there.โ€ - David Bowie
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"Saying thank you is more t...

"Saying thank you is more than good manners. It is good spirituality. " -Alfred Painter
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"Life is growth. If we stop growin...

"Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead." - Morihei Ueshiba
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"Enlightment is an accident. ...

"Enlightment is an accident. Spiritual practice simply makes us accident prone." --Suzuki Roshi
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One forgets the self, Zen teachers say, by becoming one with the task at hand. At such moments, r...

One forgets the self, Zen teachers say, by becoming one with the task at hand. At such moments, released from the burdens of self-hood, one glimpses, however briefly, a state of spiritual wholeness that underlies and supports oneโ€™s everyday consciousness. โ€”Andrew Cooper, The Transcendent Imperative
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"Attach yourself to what is spiritually superior, regard...

"Attach yourself to what is spiritually superior, regardless of what other people think or do. Hold to your true aspirations no matter what is going on around you."- Epictetus
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In spirituality The world is like a de...

In spirituality The world is like a dense forest. Very beautiful from far away. But inside is very painful and dangerous.
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A Painted lamp without oil li...

A Painted lamp without oil likeness a life without spiritual progress {Written by dr rita de.}
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โ€œPatriotism canโ€™t be our final spiritual shelter. I will not bu...

โ€œPatriotism canโ€™t be our final spiritual shelter. I will not buy glass for the price of diamonds and I will never allow patriotism to triumph over humanity as long as I live.โ€ - Rabindranath Tagore
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"Practice, both the athletic and the spiritual kind, is not a manifestation of perfection, bu...

"Practice, both the athletic and the spiritual kind, is not a manifestation of perfection, but an acceptance of imperfection. One does not achieve or attain compassion; one develops it by meeting the moment over and over again." โ€”Alex Tzelnic, โ€œ(Meta)Physical Education: Temper Temperโ€
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Science is not only compatible w...

Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality. -Carl Sagan
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โ€œLife is but a momentary glimpse of the wonder of ...

โ€œLife is but a momentary glimpse of the wonder of this astonishing universe, and it is sad to see so many dreaming it away on spiritual fantasy.โ€โ€•Andy Mulcahy
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โ€œThe unbelievable physic...

โ€œThe unbelievable physical world is enough proof for the spiritual being real.โ€
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For as long as poets have been writing and women have been reading them, they have been called ang...

For as long as poets have been writing and women have been reading them, they have been called angels so many times that they have in fact, in their spiritual simplicity, come to believe this compliment, forgetting that these same poets proclaimed Nero a demi- god in exchange for money. -M.Lermontov
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Nothing in all the world is mo...

Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than pious spirituality and conscientious intelligence.
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"Zen... does not confuse spirituality with thinki...

"Zen... does not confuse spirituality with thinking about God while one is peeling potatoes. Zen spirituality is just to peel the potatoes." - Alan Watts
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The kind of behavior that really is spiritual practice consists of refrai...

The kind of behavior that really is spiritual practice consists of refraining from falsehood and abiding by the truth, neither humiliating nor mocking others, being humble, and having a good heart and helping others. Dalai Lama
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"We are not human beings having a spiritual...

"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience; we are spiritual beings having a human experience." -Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
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Say I feel all sad and self-indulgent, then get stung by a wasp, my misery feels quite abstr...

Say I feel all sad and self-indulgent, then get stung by a wasp, my misery feels quite abstract and I long just to be in spiritual pain once more - 'Damn you tiny assassin, clad in yellow and black, how I crave my former innocence where melancholy was my only trial'. -Russell Brand
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โ€˜Methinks that in looking at things spiritual, we are too much like oyste...

โ€˜Methinks that in looking at things spiritual, we are too much like oysters observing the sun through the water, and thinking that thick water the thinnest of air. Methinks my body is but the lees of my better being.โ€™ Melville
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"When you stain your tongue with slander, backbiting and gossip, your spirituality goes down ...

"When you stain your tongue with slander, backbiting and gossip, your spirituality goes down significantly. You may think youโ€™re harming the other person but in actual fact, youโ€™re harming yourself. So learn to hold your tongue because it has the power of life and death." โ€”Ismail Menk
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"Our scientific power has outrun our s...

"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men." โ€” Martin Luther King Jr.
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It is a spiritual axiom that every time we are dist...

It is a spiritual axiom that every time we are disturbed, no matter what the cause, there is something wrong with us - Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions Pg. 90
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โ€œAnyone who tells you he has some way of leading you...

โ€œAnyone who tells you he has some way of leading you to spiritual enlightenment is like somebody who picks your pocket and sells you your own watch...โ€ -Alan Watts
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โ€œMan cannot live without joy; therefore when he is de...

โ€œMan cannot live without joy; therefore when he is deprived of true spiritual joys it is necessary that he become addicted to carnal pleasures.โ€ - St. Thomas Aquinas
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"With the ever-growing impact of science on our lives, religion and spirituality have a...

"With the ever-growing impact of science on our lives, religion and spirituality have a greater role to play in reminding us of our humanity. There is no contradiction between the two. Each gives us valuable insights into the other." - His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
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โ€œKeep in mind all of the different ways you can create value in the world: economic, social, psy...

โ€œKeep in mind all of the different ways you can create value in the world: economic, social, psychological, spiritual, creative, etc. Itโ€™s not just making money or building stuff. The key idea is that you are giving back to the world in some way and making peopleโ€™s lives better.โ€ - Steven Handel
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"People who are spiritually minded tend to suffer from anxiety and depression more...

"People who are spiritually minded tend to suffer from anxiety and depression more. You know why? Because their eyes are open to a world that is in need of repair. They literally have an increased ability to feel emotions of people around them." - Osho
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"Spiritual joys come only from solitude, So the wise choose the bottom ...

"Spiritual joys come only from solitude, So the wise choose the bottom of the well, For the darkness down there beats The darkness up here. He who follows at the heels of the world Never saves his head." - Rumi, Solitude
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"Religion is for people who're afraid of...

"Religion is for people who're afraid of going to hell. Spirituality is for those who've already been there." - Vine Deloria Jr.
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Meditation is not a matter of trying to achieve ecstasy, spiritual bliss, or tranquillity, nor is...

Meditation is not a matter of trying to achieve ecstasy, spiritual bliss, or tranquillity, nor is it attempting to become a better person. It is simply the creation of a space in which we are able to expose and undo our neurotic games, our self-deceptions, our hidden fears and hopes. - Pema Chodron
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"The practice of judging and condemning morality, the favorite revenge of the intellect...

"The practice of judging and condemning morality, the favorite revenge of the intellectually shallow on those lesser so; a kind of indemnity for being badly natured, an opportunity for acquiring spirit and becoming subtle - malice spiritualizes." - Fredrich Nietzsche
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"It is a kind of spiritual snobbe...

"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money." Albert Camus
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"Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or...

"Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.โ€ โ€” Denis Waitley
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"Anything that makes weak - physica...

"Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison." -Swami Vivekananda
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"It is our belief that love of possessions is a weakness that must be overcome....

"It is our belief that love of possessions is a weakness that must be overcome. In time it will disrupt one's spiritual balance. Therefore children are taught to give what they prize most, that they may taste the happiness of giving." - Ohiyesa
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"Charity brings to life ...

"Charity brings to life again those who are spiritually dead." - Thomas Aquinas
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โ€œYou have to grow from the inside out. None can ...

โ€œYou 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.โ€--Swami Vivekananda
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โ€œService is the highest spiritual discipline. Prayer and meditation, or knowled...

โ€œService is the highest spiritual discipline. Prayer and meditation, or knowledge of scripture...cannot help you reach the goal as quickly as service can. Service has a double effect, it extinguishes the ego and gives bliss.โ€ - Sathya Sai Baba
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Take care of your inner, spir...

Take care of your inner, spiritual beauty. That will reflect in your face ~ "Dolores del Rio"
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"Just look at us. Everything is backwards, everything is upside down. Doctors destroy health, ...

"Just look at us. Everything is backwards, everything is upside down. Doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, psychiatrists destroy minds, scientists destroy truth, major media destroys information, religions destroy spirituality and governments destroy freedom." -Michael Ellner
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โ€œBeware of the spiritu...

โ€œBeware of the spiritual man living in a material world.โ€ - u/evolutionape
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"All questions were once spiritual. Since the beginning ...

"All questions were once spiritual. Since the beginning of time, spirituality and religion have been called on to fill in the gaps that science did not understand." Dan Brown
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You have to grow from the inside out. None can t...

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
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โ€œOur pain is not a punishment from a judgmental god, nor a mistak...

โ€œOur pain is not a punishment from a judgmental god, nor a mistake in a broken universe, nor evidence of our failure and unenlightened ignorance, but a profoundly alive spiritual teachingโ€ - Jeff Foster
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โ€œShow me a man who lives alone and has a perpetual...

โ€œShow 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.โ€ - Bukowski
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"Cherish the moment because one day you'll realize that the heart y...

"Cherish the moment because one day you'll realize that the heart you feel is not the heart thought by the world. But that heart is inter connected to the spiritual soul of the time you existed."๏ปฟ ~ Sonic Jet
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"Patriotism, like honesty, is a luxury with a very high...

"Patriotism, like honesty, is a luxury with a very high face value which is quickly pricing itself out of the spiritual market altogether." - Dorothy Dunnett, Game of Kings
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โ€œNature does not know extinction; all it knows is transformation. Everyth...

โ€œNature 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.โ€ -Werner Von Braun
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Those who seek out challenges and growth, shall be well eq...

Those who seek out challenges and growth, shall be well equipped for future spiritual battles and interpersonal attacks. - Markus Almond (Motivational Quotes To Get The Blood Moving)
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Those who seek out challenges and growth, shall be well eq...

Those who seek out challenges and growth, shall be well equipped for future spiritual battles and interpersonal attacks. - Markus Almond (Motivational Quotes To Get The Blood Moving)
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"Our scientific power has outrun our sp...

"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men." - Martin Luther King, Jr.
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"The world sometimes feels like an insane asylum. You can decide whether you want to be an inma...

"The world sometimes feels like an insane asylum. You can decide whether you want to be an inmate or pick up your visitor's badge. You can be in the world but not engage in the melodrama of it; you can become a spiritual being having a human experience thoroughly and fully." - Deepak Chopra
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โ€œWhether you believe in an all mighty spiri...

โ€œWhether you believe in an all mighty spiritual being or not... itโ€™s always healthy to have faith in something when lifeโ€™s got you down.โ€
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"Some people awaken spiritually without ever coming into contact wi...

"Some people awaken spiritually without ever coming into contact with any meditation technique or any spiritual teaching. They may awaken simply because they can't stand the suffering anymore." - Eckhart Tolle
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