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"It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye."
"I am sure of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections."
"The human heart, at whatever age, opens only to the heart that opens in return."
"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."
"Keep a good heart. That's the most important thing in life. It's not how much money you make or what you can acquire. The art of it is to keep a good heart."
"A broken heart is what makes life so wonderful five years later, when you see the guy in an elevator and he is fat and smoking a cigar and saying long-time-no-see. If he hadn't broken your heart, you couldn't have that glorious feeling of relief!"
"There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories are full of hearts broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream—whatever that dream might be."
"The human heart does not stay away too long from that which hurt it most. There is a return journey to anguish that few of us are released from making."
"In your heart, keep one still, secret spot where dreams may go and sheltered so may thrive and grow."
"Gratitude is the heart's memory."
"It is not the glittering weapon that fights the fight, but rather the brave heart."
"If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded."
"If I keep a green bough in my heart, the singing bird will come."
"A heart in love with beauty never grows old."
"Gratitude is the heart's memory."
"Be kind to bad and good, for you don't know your own heart."
"If seed in the black earth can turn into such beautiful roses, what might not the heart of man become in its long journey towards the stars?"
"I think my life has been a long, slow process of trying to move closer and closer to the spirit by moving closer and closer to the heart. The heart is what's important."
"The state of love is simply a state of joining within with another, heart to heart. It does not require a movement toward that person for satisfaction, for there is already joining present. When I meet you in my own heart, there is nowhere else to go."
"It is my heart that makes my songs, not I."
"Your heart often knows things before your mind does."
"The heart of another is a dark forest, always, no matter how close it has been to one's own."
"Nobody has ever measured, not even the poets, how much a heart can hold."
"It is easier to gnaw through bone
"What we have most to fear is failure of the heart."
"Always there remain portions of our heart into which no one is able to enter, invite them as we may."
When you reach the heart of life, you shall find beauty in all things.
The woman's vision is deep reaching . . . the heart is her world.
The heart that gives—gathers.
It's the heart that's afraid of breaking that never learns to dance.
I am all for people having their heart in the right place; but the right place for a heart is not inside the head.
Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart, don't know how to laugh either.
People have to learn sometimes not only how much the heart, but how much the head, can bear.
There are words which sever hearts more than sharp swords; there are words the point of which sting the heart through the course of a whole life.
The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.