Quotes from the category Spirit:
- Action is the language of the body and should harmonize with the spirit within. permalink
De Oratore (55 BCE)
- Art is the funnel, as it were, through which spirit is poured into life. permalink
- Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. permalink
"Self-Culture" address, American Unitarian Conference, Boston (September 1838)
- I find enough mystery in mathematics to satisfy my spiritual needs. I think, for example, that pi is mysterious enough (don't get me started!) without having to worry about God. Or if pi isn't enough, how about fractals? or quantum mechanics? permalink
interview with Celebrity Atheist List (June 1996)
- Pure logic is the ruin of the spirit. permalink
- Spirit is the real and eternal; matter is the unreal and temporal. permalink
Science and Health (1875)
- Spiritually I am wherever my spirit allows me to be, and that is not necessarily in the future.... Art never seems to make me peaceful or pure. I always seem to be wrapped in the melodrama of vulgarity. permalink
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