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Spirit Quotes

Although the word spirit has several connotations, it is mainly used to imply the incorporeal existence of our being as opposed to our material self. Spirit is defined as the animating force, the vital principle within living beings. Itís the extraneous, undying essence of human self, the deepest pit of human consciousness. Itís the inner voice, the awareness that urges you to be righteous, humble and diligent, no matter what. Here is a mind-blowing collection of famous spirit quotations and sayings to help you explore more on this.

Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.

- Leaves of Grass , Walt Whitman

Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.

- Corrie ten Boom

The only things in my life that compatibly exists with this grand universe are the creative works of the human spirit.

- Ansel Adams

Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.

- Stephen King

An angel of God never has wings.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

Cursing is invoking the assistance of a spirit to help you inflict suffering. Swearing on the other hand, is invoking, only the witness of a spirit to an statement you wish to make.

- John Ruskin

We were wild, we were crazy, we were mostly young.

- Kenny Chesney

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

- Herman Hesse

In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified.

- Herman Hesse

As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly. Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime. That's the toughest part of the day.

- Michael Jordan

I've worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals. I will not let my teammates down and I will not let myself down.

- Mia Hamm

True champions aren't always the ones that win, but those with the most guts.

- Mia Hamm

A hot dog at the game beats roast beef at the Ritz.

- Humphrey Bogart

Courage is a kind of salvation.

- Plato

Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.

- Charlie Chaplin

I began revolution with 82 men. If I had to do it again, I do it with 10 or 15 and absolute faith. It does not matter how small you are if you have faith and plan of action.

- Fidel Castro

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.

- Walt Disney

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

- John Calvin

Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.

- Jimi Hendrix

People are slow to claim confidence in undertakings of magnitude.

- Ovid

Integrity is the essence of everything successful.

- R. Buckminster Fuller

I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a gift as to the spirit in which it is offered.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

I want to tell you that if the Great Spirit had chosen anyone to be the chief of this country, it is myself.

- Sitting Bull

If the Great Spirit had desired me to be a white man, he would have made me so in the first place.

- Sitting Bull

Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.

- Edward Abbey

A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

- Thomas Jefferson

Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest.

- Christian Dior

Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.

- John Muir

Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.

- E. E. Cummings

I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes.

- E. E. Cummings

A movie is not a book. If the source material is a book, you cannot be too respectful of the book. All you owe to the book is the spirit.

- Graham Greene

All that spirits desire, spirits attain.

- Kahlil Gibran

I'm never at my best on television. There's a row of cameras between you and the audience, and it's very weird, very confusing.

- Shania Twain

Maybe I just never learned my harmony part, because what everybody says sounds odd to them sounds perfectly natural to me.

- Elvis Costello

Dear God, Please send to me the spirit of Your peace. Then send, dear Lord, the spirit of peace from me to all the world. Amen.

- Marianne Williamson

I left in love, in laughter, and in truth, and wherever truth, love and laughter abide, I am there in spirit.

- Bill Hicks

A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.

- John Milton

Revolution is not something fixed in ideology, nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade. It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.

- Abbie Hoffman

For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and provide for it.

- Patrick Henry

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