86 Best Quotes about Heart

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I'm fascinated how often and with what whole-heartedness people will risk their lives to perform acts of courage, sacrifice, and compassion for total strangers. - Diane Ackerman, Poet

Man becomes man only by his intelligence, but he is man only by his heart. - Henri Frederic Amiel, Philosopher

Intelligence Quotes

Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone. This simple goodness shines straight from their hearts and only asks to be loved. - Michael Jackson

Children Quotes, Love Quotes, Smile Quotes

Love is said to be blind, but I know some fellows in love who can see twice as much in their sweethearts as I do. - Josh Billings, Comedian

Love Quotes


The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most. - Dale Carnegie, Writer

All that writers can do is keep trying to say what is deepest in their hearts. - Lloyd Alexander , Writer

Writers Quotes

The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings! - Henry Ward Beecher, Clergyman

Blessings Quotes, Heaven Quotes

I was very fortunate to grow up with parents who love to travel, so I traveled from a young age. My dad's a heart surgeon and goes to conferences all over the world. By the time I was seven, I traveled outside the country for the first time. We went to Paris. The next year, we went to London, and then Brussels. - Candice Accola, Actress

Age Quotes, Love Quotes, Time Quotes, Parents Quotes, Travel Quotes

What a world we live in. I want to be incredibly close to the heart of it all. To live honestly, truthfully and to be completely present is the ultimate enterprise. - Dianna Agron, Actress

Truth Quotes

It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come. - Dalai Lama, Leader

Attitude Quotes, Important Quotes, Happiness Quotes

We may have our private opinions but why should they be a bar to the meeting of hearts? - Mahatma Gandhi

Opinion Quotes

The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history. - Henry Ward Beecher, Clergyman

History Quotes

Courage is heartworth making itself felt in deeds. It never waits for chances; it makes chances. - George Matthew Adams, Editor

Courage Quotes, Worth Quotes

Logically, harmony must come from the heart... Harmony very much based on trust. As soon as use force, creates fear. Fear and trust cannot go together. - Dalai Lama, Leader

Trust Quotes, Fear Quotes, Harmony Quotes, Logic Quotes

Absence does not make the heart grow fonder, but it sure heats up the blood. - Elizabeth Ashley, Actress

A loving heart is the truest wisdom. - Charles Dickens, Novelist

Wisdom Quotes

One way of watering down the effects of violence is to approach it in a more lighthearted way. I don't mean to say that you laugh when somebody has their arm sawn off, but you can diffuse fear with humour. - Colin Baker, Actor

Fear Quotes, Violence Quotes

The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers. - Deepak Chopra

Only God can look at somebody's heart. - Joel Osteen

God Quotes

What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope. - Mahatma Gandhi

Hope Quotes

His tenacity is unmatched in my opinion. Incredible how someone could have suffered that long and come back out of prison with such a good heart and positive things to say and do. - Maurice Ashley, Celebrity

Opinion Quotes

At some point, a flash of sustained clarity reveals the difference between what someone would have you believe is true, and what you know from the depths of your own heart to the peaks of your soul to be true. What happens after that is up to you. - Aberjhani, American Historian

People do not want what we have in our pockets half as much as they want what is in our hearts. If we combine both, intelligently, however, according to our means, we give wisely and well. - George Matthew Adams, Editor

I create with my heart, so life and work inevitably intersect all too often. - Waris Ahluwalia , Designer

Life Quotes, Work Quotes

My main hope is eventually, in modern education field, introduce education about warm-heartedness, not based on religion, but based on common experience and a common sort of sense, and then scientific finding. - Dalai Lama, Leader

Education Quotes, Experience Quotes, Hope Quotes, Religion Quotes

If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. - Nelson Mandela

Language Quotes

The struggle itself towards the heights is enough to fill a man's heart. One must imagine Sisyphus happy. - Albert Camus, French Philosopher

Sailing a boat calls for quick action, a blending of feeling with the wind and water as well as with the very heart and soul of the boat itself. Sailing teaches alertness and courage, and gives in return a joyousness and peace that but few sports afford. - George Matthew Adams, Editor

Action Quotes, Courage Quotes, Feeling Quotes

I have a son, who is my heart. A wonderful young man, daring and loving and strong and kind. - Maya Angelou, Poet

Daring Quotes, Wonder Quotes

But what do we know of the heart nearest to our own? What do we know of our own heart? - Amelia Barr, American Novelist

The birth of the baby Jesus stands as the most significant event in all history, because it has meant the pouring into a sick world the healing medicine of love which has transformed all manner of hearts for almost two thousand years. - George Matthew Adams, Editor

Love Quotes, Birth Quotes, Healing Quotes, History Quotes

At the heart of any successful film is a powerful story. And a story should be just that: a narrative with a beginning, middle, and end, powerful protagonists that audiences can identify with, and a dramatic arc that is able to capture and hold viewers' intellectual and emotional attention. - Julia Bacha, Director

Success Quotes, Beginning Quotes, Attention Quotes, Emotion Quotes, Power Quotes

I am convinced in my heart and in my mind that if the United States fails to stand with Israel, that is the end of the United States. We have to show that we are inextricably entwined, that as a nation we have been blessed because of our relationship with Israel, and if we reject Israel, then there is a curse that comes into play. - Michele Bachmann, Politician

Mind Quotes

That's a real secret. You can trust God. I feel I love the Lord with all of my heart, and he will not put more on me than I can bear. And so I always say, 'Lord, I trust you with me.' So I figure, anything that happens in my life, I must be able to bear it, or he wouldn't allow it to happen. - Tammy Faye Bakker, Celebrity

Love Quotes, Life Quotes, God Quotes, Trust Quotes

Is instinct in the head or in the heart? Off the field, I follow my good instincts which steer me in the right direction. Sometimes on the field my head leads me astray. That's what I believe. - Mario Balotelli

When I write fiction, I never try to deliver a message; I just want to tell a story. But I admit that I want the story to be memorable and the characters to touch the reader's heart. - Isabel Allende , Writer

Character Quotes

We should burn all libraries and allow to remain only that which everyone knows by heart. A beautiful age of the legend would then begin. - Hugo Ball

Age Quotes

There are receptors to these molecules in your immune system, in your gut and in your heart. So when you say, 'I have a gut feeling' or 'my heart is sad' or 'I am bursting with joy,' you're not speaking metaphorically. You're speaking literally. - Deepak Chopra

Feeling Quotes

To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You have only to push aside the curtain. - Henry David Thoreau

Nature Quotes

I believe in my heart that 'Avatar' is going to be the revolutionary sci-fi movie for this generation, in this era. - Laz Alonso, Actor

Revolution Quotes

For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one who suffers the disease; he is burdened with his own sorrow, and groans on seeing another's happiness. - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

Happiness Quotes, Hatred Quotes, Sorrow Quotes

Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation. - Michael Jackson

Love Quotes, Truth Quotes, Creation Quotes

Having good health, being able to breathe and be happy, that's one of the most beautiful gifts. On top of that, I have the gift to play music and make people happy through that. I'm just telling you from my heart, I'm so in love with life. - Roy Ayers, Musician

Love Quotes, Life Quotes, Health Quotes, Music Quotes

Ladies, if you want to know the way to my heart... good spelling and good grammar, good punctuation, capitalize only where you are supposed to capitalize, it's done. - John Mayer

Spelling Quotes

You cannot contribute anything to the ideal condition of mind and heart known as Brotherhood, however much you preach, posture, or agree, unless you live it. - Faith Baldwin, Novelist

Mind Quotes

There will be no lasting peace either in the heart of individuals or in social customs until death is outlawed. - Albert Camus, French Philosopher

Death Quotes

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts. - Charles Dickens, Novelist

Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable. - Henry Ward Beecher, Clergyman

Love Quotes, Discipline Quotes

It was the nation and the race dwelling all round the globe that had the lion's heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar. - Winston Churchill, Statesman

Luck Quotes

My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today. - Richard Adams, Clergyman

He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God. - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

Wisdom Quotes, Pain Quotes, Despair Quotes, Grace Quotes

6 Top quotes about Heart by Willie Aames

God gives me the children's ministry heart and patience. This is what He wants. It's awesome. I don't know where He's gonna take it - but God is building this thing. - Willie Aames, Actor

Children Quotes, God Quotes, Patience Quotes

Pray for your mate. Ask God to soften your heart and show you ways to be a better spouse. - Willie Aames, Actor

God Quotes

There are things God does for me daily, and it throws me into brain lock, because I know in my heart I don't deserve that kind of grace. I don't deserve that break. - Willie Aames, Actor

God Quotes, Grace Quotes

They did interviews with my wife and daughter-they were genuinely in fear of me having a heart attack, working 20 hours a day, eating fast food. - Willie Aames, Actor

Food Quotes, Work Quotes, Fear Quotes

Being a teen idol or being a heartthrob on all the magazines, with Shaun Cassidy, Leif Garrett, and Scott Baio - it was embarrassing! I never understood it. I mean, why me? I never really got it. - Willie Aames, Actor

This is not what I would have chosen. But I have a heart to be obedient. - Willie Aames, Actor

5 Famous quotes about Heart by William Shakespeare

False face must hide what the false heart doth know. - William Shakespeare, Dramatist

Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know. - William Shakespeare, Dramatist

I shall the effect of this good lesson keeps as watchman to my heart. - William Shakespeare, Dramatist

Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart. - William Shakespeare, Dramatist

Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to make love known? - William Shakespeare, Dramatist

Love Quotes, Courage Quotes

5 Popular quotes about Heart by Voltaire

Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults of those beloved. He has wings, he comes quickly and flies away the same. - Voltaire, Writer

Love Quotes

Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound. - Voltaire, Writer

The ear is the avenue to the heart. - Voltaire, Writer

The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs. - Voltaire, Writer

Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts. - Voltaire, Writer

Love Quotes, Hell Quotes

8 Amazing quotes about Heart by Thomas Carlyle

The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or thought of vanity. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Life Quotes, Thought Quotes, Guilt Quotes

True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not contempt; its essence is love. It issues not in laughter, but in still smiles, which lie far deeper. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Love Quotes, Humor Quotes, Smile Quotes, Spring Quotes

The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament and heart. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Talent Quotes

It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Aim Quotes

A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Knowledge Quotes, Beginning Quotes

A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Kindness Quotes

If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere music. - Thomas Carlyle, Philosopher

Music Quotes, Nature Quotes

4 Awesome quotes about Heart by Saint Augustine

Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are easier by far to count than his feeling, the movements of his heart. - Saint Augustine, Saint

Great Quotes, Feeling Quotes

O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams. - Saint Augustine, Saint

Thou hast created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee. - Saint Augustine, Saint

There is something in humility which strangely exalts the heart. - Saint Augustine, Saint

Humility Quotes

8 Best quotes about Heart by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Great Quotes

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Children Quotes, Beauty Quotes, Happiness Quotes

It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which I cannot do with my whole heart. Having said this, I have said all. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Desire Quotes

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Art Quotes

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work and done his best; but what he has said or done otherwise shall give him no peace. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Work Quotes

No man ever prayed heartily without learning something. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Learning Quotes