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HEART n. Figuratively this useful organ is said to be the seat of emotions and sentiments .... It is now known that sentiments and emotions reside in the stomach being evolved from food by chemical action of the gastric fluid.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Category: Heart
As for me except for an occasional heart attack I feel as young as I ever did.
Robert Charles Benchley Category: Heart
Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey.
Marie Louise de la Ramee Category: Heart
What we say is important ... for in most cases the mouth speaks what the heart is full of.
Jim Beggs Category: Heart
If a man has the assurance within his own heart that he is worthy and that he is laboring to the best of his ability to do good he can stand up under the condemnation the criticism and the censure of those by whom he is surrounded.
Heber J. Grant Category: Heart
Too long a sacrifice Can make a stone of the heart. O when may it suffice?
William Butler Yeats Category: Heart
If I keep a green bough in my heart the singing bird will come.
Proverb Category: Heart
A man who is not a liberal at sixteen has no heart; a man who is not a conservative at sixty has no head.
Benjamin Disraeli Category: Heart
Beware what you set your heart upon for it surely shall be yours.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Category: Heart
There are strings said Mr. Tappertit ... in the human heart that had better not be wibrated.
Charles Dickens Category: Heart
Spiteful words can hurt your feelings but silence breaks your heart.
Unknown Category: Heart
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Pope John Paul II Category: Heart
It is well for the heart to be naive And for the mind not to be.
Anatole France Category: Heart
Where I live if someone gives you a hug its from the heart.
Steve Irwin Category: Heart
Our hearts and souls are always the departing point for all thought feeling and action.
Robert Scheid Category: Heart
My life cannot implement in action the demands of all the people to whom my heart responds.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh Category: Heart
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth the delight the ecstasy of it you will discover that for you the world is transformed.
Jiddu Krishnamurti Category: Heart
Any man under 30 who is not a liberal has no heart and any man over 30 who is not a conservative has no brains.
Sir Winston Churchill Category: Heart
Reason is the slow and tortuous method by which these who do not know the truth discover it. The heart has its own reason which reason does not know.
Blaise Pascal Category: Heart
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown Jr. Category: Heart
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
Samuel Lover Category: Heart
The less you open your heart to others the more your heart suffers.
Dr. Deepak Chopra Category: Heart
The heart of a fool is in his mouth but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Benjamin Franklin Category: Heart
The music in my heart I bore Long after it was heard no more.
William Wordsworth Category: Heart
Drum sound rises on the air its throb my heart. A voice inside the beat says I know youre tired but come. This is the way.
Mevlana Jelaluddin Rúmí Category: Heart
Smile it is the key that fits the lock of everybodys heart.
Pity me that the heart is slow to learn What the swift mind beholds at every turn.
Edna St. Vincent Millay Category: Heart
Two things are bad for the heart running up stairs and running down people.
Bernard Mannes Baruch Category: Heart
Muhammad said O Wabisah! are you come to ask what is goodness and what is badness? Wabisah said Yes I am come for that. Then He joined his fingers and struck them upon Wabisahs breast that is made a sign towards his heart and said Ask the question from thine own heart. This he repeated three times aloud and said Goodness is a thing from which thy heart findeth firmness and rest; and badness is a thing which throweth thee into doubt although men may acquit thee.
Prophet Muhammad Category: Heart
For as he thinketh in his heart so is he.
The Bible Category: Heart
To understand the heart and mind of a person look not at what he has already achieved but at what he aspires to.
Kahlil Gibran Category: Heart
We must be careful what we say. No bird resumes its egg.
Emily Dickinson Category: Heart
If wrinkles must be written upon our brows let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should not grow old.
James Abram Garfield Category: Heart
Not all those who know their minds know their hearts as well.
François Duc de La Rochefoucauld Category: Heart
God accomplishes His purposes heart to heart.
David B. Haight Category: Heart
Those who do not know how to weep with their whole heart don't know how to laugh either.
Golda Meir Category: Heart
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 Category: Heart
The human heart is like a ship on a stormy sea driven about by winds blowing from all four corners of heaven.
Martin Luther Category: Heart
That from the heart come good thoughts and bad thoughts is the message of the Savior. By the right choice and through application of thought man ascends to divine perfection; by the abuse and wrong application of thought he descends below the level of the beasts. Between these two extremes are all the grades of character and man in their maker and master. Jesus taught that from within the heart of man come evil thoughts sexual vice acts of theft murder adultery greed. When men commit these crimes individually or collectively they trespass upon human rights and of course bring misery into the world. A noble and godlike character is no thing of favor or chance but is a natural result of continued effort and right thinking the effect of long cherished associations with godlike thoughts.
David Oman McKay Category: Heart
Be careful what you set your heart upon for it will surely be yours.
James Baldwin Category: Heart
Let your heart feel for the affliction and distress of everyone.
George Washington Category: Heart
Wheresoever you go go with all your heart.
Kung Fu-tzu Confucius Category: Heart
If wrinkles must be written upon your brows let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should not grow old.
James Garfield Category: Heart
Nobody has ever measured not even poets how much the heart can hold.
Zelda Fitzgerald Category: Heart
The workings of the human heart are the profoundest mystery of the universe. One moment they make us despair of our kind and the next we see in them the reflection of the divine image.
Charles Waddell Chesnutt Category: Heart
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart ... Who looks outside dreams. Who looks inside awakens.
Carl Gustav Jung Category: Heart
If your head tells you one thing and your heart tells you another before you do anything you should first decide whether you have a better head or a better heart.
Marilyn vos Savant Category: Heart
Go to your bosom; Knock there and ask your heart what it doth know ...
William Shakespeare Category: Heart
The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or ever touched they must be felt with the heart. We should do everything within reason to save a good relationship. But if we are constantly trying to save it its probably not a good relationship.
Javan Category: Heart
All of our actions take their hue from the complexion of the heart as landscapes their variety from light.
Francis Bacon Category: Heart
Avarice envy pride. Three fatal sparks have set the hearts of all on Fire.
Dante Alighieri Category: Heart
All paths lead nowhere so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
Carlos Castaneda Category: Heart