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In order to experience everyday spirituality, we need to remember that we are spiritual beings spending some time in a human body.

Author: Barbara De Angelis

Profession: American Expert on Relationships, Author

The sword conquered for a while, but the spirit conquers for ever!

Author: Sholem Asch (1880-1957)

Profession: Polish-born American Writer

Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hidden even to him in whom it is?

Author: St. Augustine (354-430)

Profession: Numidian-born Bishop of Hippo, Theologian

This latter day work is spiritual. It takes spirituality to comprehend it, to love it, to discern it. Therefore, seek the spirit in all you do. Keep it with you continually. That is our challenge.

Author: Ezra Taft Benson (1899-1994)

Profession: American Government Official and Religious Leader

Spirit borrows from matter the perceptions on which it feeds and restores them to matter in the form of movements which it has stamped with its own freedom.

Author: Henri L. Bergson (1859-1941)

Profession: French Philosopher

O Krishna, the stillness of divine union which you describe is beyond my comprehension. How can the mind, which is so restless, attain lasting peace? Krishna, the mind is restless, turbulent, powerful, violent; trying to control it is like trying to tame the wind.

Author: Bhagavad Gita

Profession: Sanskrit Poem Incorporated Into the Mahabharata

Sages speak of the immutable Tree of Life, with its tape root above and its branches below.

Author: Bhagavad Gita

Profession: Sanskrit Poem Incorporated Into the Mahabharata

Not by might, or power, but by my spirit, says the Lord.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the long run the sword will always be conquered by the spirit.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

If that vital spark that we find in a grain of wheat can pass unchanged through countless deaths and resurrections, will the spirit of man be unable to pass from this body to another?

Author: William Jennings Bryan (1860-1925)

Profession: American Lawyer, Politician

The one who count are those persons who-though they may be of little renown-respond to and are responsible for the continuation of the living spirit.

Author: Martin Buber (1878-1965)

Profession: Austrian-born Israeli Theologian, Philosopher

He is not the same, nor is he another.

Author: Buddha (568-488 BC)

Profession: Founder of Buddhism

You cannot travel on the path until you become the path itself.

Author: Buddha (568-488 BC)

Profession: Founder of Buddhism

Our lives as we lead them as passed on to others, whether in physical or mental forms, tingeing all future lives together. This should be enough for one who lives for truth and service to his fellow passengers on the way.

Author: Luther Burbank (1849-1926)

Profession: American Horticulturist

The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another s, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises.

Author: Leo Buscaglia

Profession: American Expert on Love, Lecturer, Author