Each bud flowers but once and each flower has but its minute of perfect beauty; so, in the garden of the soul each feeling has, as it were, its flowering instant, its one and only moment of expansive grace and radiant kingship. Each star passes but once in the night through the meridian over our heads and shines there but an instant; so, in the heaven of the mind each thought touches its zenith but once, and in that moment all its brilliancy and all its greatness culminate. Artist, poet, or thinker, if you want to fix and immortalize your ideas or your feelings, seize them at this precise and fleeting moment, for it is their highest point. Before it, you have but vague outlines or dim presentiments of them. After it you will have only weakened reminiscence or powerless regret; that moment is the moment of your ideal.
Your emotions affect every cell in your body. Mind and body, mental and physical, are intertwined.
We never taste a perfect joy;Our happiest successes are mixed with sadness.
Someone who thinks the world is always cheating him is right. He is missing that wonderful feeling of trust in someone or something.
Peace comes from feelings of satisfaction when working with joy, living with hope, loving with abandonment
I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
It is the awareness of unfulfilled desires which gives a nation the feeling that it has a mission and a destiny.
Wisdom is nothing but a preparation of the soul, a capacity, a secret art of thinking, feeling and breathing thoughts of unity at every moment of life.
Whatever you believe with feeling becomes your reality.
Words that weep and tears that speak.
A time will come when the picture will no longer be enough. Its immobility will become an archaism with the vertiginous movement of human life. The eye of man will perceive colours as feelings within itself. Multiplied colours will not need form to be understood and paintings will be swirling musical compositions of great coloured gases, which, on the scene of a free horizon, will move and electrify the complex soul of a crowd that we cannot yet conceive of.
Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.
Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.
Reason and love are sworn enemies.
To feel valued, to know, even if only once in a while, that you can do a job well is an absolutely marvelous feeling.
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
The biggest disease this day and age is that of people feeling unloved.
We conceal it from ourselves in vain – we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man cannot possibly live for a moment without it.
It is thought and feeling which guides the universe, not deeds.
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
The best way of forgetting how you think you feel is to concentrate on what you know you know.
Men are always more inclined to pitch their estimate of the enemy’s strength too high than too low, such is human nature.
Life is like music; it must be composed by ear, feeling, and instinct, not by rule.
So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to the words, but also to the feeling of what is being conveyed, to the whole of it, not part of it.
Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one place.
A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror.
At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in the face.
When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.
Consider the rights of others before your own feelings, and the feelings of others before your own rights.
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.
Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings – always darker, emptier and simpler.
Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realize the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom.
Balance is so important in our lives. In our busy world, we can give ourselves balance between thinking and feeling.
I hate gettin messages from you. Its like you know the perfect shit to say, fucks up my whole day. I thought that all these feelings went away.
Only the poor can create art.
Among men and women, those in love do not always announce themselves with declarations and vows. But they are the ones who weep when you’re gone. Who miss you every single night, especially when the sky is so deep and beautiful, and the ground so very cold.
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.
Ive learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
People love others not for who they are but for how they make them feel.
Eyes that do not cry, do not see.
If I choose to bless another person, I will always end up feeling more blessed.
Although beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the feeling of being beautiful exists solely in the mind of the beheld.
There is only one happiness in life — to love and to be loved.
Prayer is a thought, a belief, a feeling, arising within the mind of the one praying.
He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections.
To be a human being means to possess a feeling of inferiority which constantly presses towards its own conquest. The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge for conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation.
The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love, like being enlivened with champagne.
The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.
Only during hard times do people come to understand how difficult it is to be master of their feelings and thoughts.
He who cannot give anything away cannot feel anything either.
Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions.
Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.
I don’t know what’s going on about this feeling you got me feeling’Cause everytime I try to leave I’m right back again.
Feeling creates thought, men willingly agree; but they will not so willingly agree that thought creates feeling, though this is scarcely less true.
If you want to “get in touch with your feelings,” fine, talk to yourself. We all do. But if you want to communicate with another thinking human being, get in touch with your thoughts.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart
The immortality of the soul is a matter which is of so great consequence to us and which touches us so profoundly that we must have lost all feeling to be indifferent about it.