Silence Of The Heart Quotes by Gangaji, Mother Teresa, Elizabeth Gilbert, Adyashanti, T. S. Eliot, C. S. Lewis and many others.
True forgiveness and love arise naturally, effortlessly, from the silence of the heart broken all the way open.
Speak tenderly; let there be kindness in your face, in your eyes, in your smile, in the warmth of your greeting. Always have a cheerful smile. Don’t only give your care, but give your heart as well.
The resting place of the mind is the heart. The only thing the mind hears all day is clanging bells and noise and argument, and all it wants is quietude. The only place the mind will ever find peace is inside the silence of the heart. That’s where you need to go.
Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.
God speaks in the silence of the heart.
The only place the mind will ever find peace is inside the silence of the heart. That’s where you need to go
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence.
Souls of prayer are souls of great silence
Serving the Truth becomes our life instead of just an isolated event. It takes the abstractness out of spirituality. That’s the opportunity of real spirituality: to be in service to the silence of the heart.
If we really want to pray we must first learn to listen, for in the silence of the heart God speaks.
It is only when you realize your nothingness, your emptiness, that God can fill you with Himself.
There is a terrible hunger for love. We all experience that in our lives – the pain, the loneliness. We must have the courage to recognize it. The poor you may have right in your own family. Find them. Love them.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Silence of the heart is necessary so you can hear God everywhere – in the closing of the door, in the person who needs you, in the birds that sing, in the flowers, in the animals.
God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening is the beginning of prayer.
God speaks in the silence of the heart, and we listen. And then we speak to God from the fullness of our heart, and God listens. And this listening and this speaking is what prayer is meant to be.
Spiteful words can hurt your feelings but silence breaks your heart.