Silence Of The Heart Quotes by Mother Teresa, Charlotte Bronte, Elizabeth Gilbert, Gangaji, C. S. Lewis, Adyashanti and many others.
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.
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.
Souls of prayer are souls of great silence
We need silence to be able to touch souls.
The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed.
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.
God speaks in the silence of the heart.
God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening is the beginning of prayer.
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.
True forgiveness and love arise naturally, effortlessly, from the silence of the heart broken all the way open.
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.
I always begin my prayer in silence, for it is in the silence of the heart that God speaks. God is the friend of silence-we need to listen to God because it’s not what we say but what He says to us and through us that matters.
Spiteful words can hurt your feelings but silence breaks your heart.
Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.
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.
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.
It is only when you realize your nothingness, your emptiness, that God can fill you with Himself.