Go through these soul quotes and connect with your innermost self. These famous soul quotations and sayings are sure to stir you from within.

Soul Quotes

To demystify your mind and know the real you, you need to reach out to yourself and seek your soul. Your soul is the purest manifestation of your self. It is the essence of your existence - your immaterial self that conjoins your body to life. Soul has been sanctified as the everlasting and most consecrated part of your existence and has been revered in religion as the supreme consciousness. For more on famous soul quotations and sayings, read on.

There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children.

- Nelson Mandela

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them.

- Jean Paul

There are souls in this world which have the gift of finding joy everywhere and of leaving it behind them when they go.

- Jean Paul

All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and chiefly of the soul.

- John Ruskin

Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.

- John Ruskin

Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.

- Karl Marx

As a body everyone is single, as a soul never.

- Herman Hesse

Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.

- Tom Robbins

I am no longer sure of anything. If I satiate my desires, I sin but I deliver myself from them; if I refuse to satisfy them, they infect the whole soul.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

- Mother Teresa

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

- Napolean Hill

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.

- Aesop

Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.

- Thomas Carlyle

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings the tunes without the words - and never stops at all.

- Emily Dickinson

Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.

- Aristotle

The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.

- John Calvin

Who would ever think that so much went on in the soul of a young girl?

- Anne Frank

What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own soul?

- Robert Fulghum

Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance.

- Saint Augustine

Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.

- Saint Augustine

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

- James Allen

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

- John Donne

Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.

- John Donne

As long as your body is healthy and under control and death is distant, try to save your soul; when death is immanent what can you do?

- Chanakya

God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.

- Chanakya Niti: Philosophy of Chanakya , Chanakya

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.

- John Muir

Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel.

- King Solomon

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

- Judy Garland

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

- Little Foxes: Or , Harriet Beecher Stowe

Hope is the struggle of the soul, breaking loose from what is perishable, and attesting her eternity.

- Herman Melville

Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.

- Albert Schweitzer

My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul; I am only its noisiest passenger.

- Aldous Huxley

Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.

- Douglas MacArthur

An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.

- George Bernard Shaw

Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.

- George Eliot

The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul.

- Alfred Adler

Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.

- Pythagoras

I am an invisible man. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids - and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.

- Ralph Ellison

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