110+ Spiritual Quotes for Encouragement About Life and Wisdom

Spiritual Quotes

Spiritual Quotes: Read best spiritual quotes for encouragement about your life journey. We gathered spirituality sayings of Rumi, Buddha, Osho and many others thinkers and spiritual personalities. Reading wisdom sayings and spiritual quotes will help you out in releasing tension from your life.

Whenever, you have problems and unsatisfied from your life, read these spiritual thoughts and you’ll get answer about any questions in your mind.

Spiritual Quotes and Sayings

1. The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

Nicolas Chamfort

2. Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all your readings have been to you like the blast of a trumpet. 

Ralph Waldo Emerson

3. Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.

Carl Sagan

4. No woman wants to be in submission to a man who isn’t in submission to God!

T D Jakes

5. You can safely assume you’ve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.

Anne Lamott

6. A single day is enough to make us a little larger or, another time, a little smaller.

Paul Klee

7. We are all connected; To each other, biologically. To the earth, chemically. To the rest of the universe atomically. 

Neil DeGrasse Tyson

8. We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

9. How hurtful it can be to deny one’s true self and live a life of lies just to appease others.

June Ahern

10. What you are is God’s gift to you, what you become is your gift to God. 

Hans Urs von Balthasar

11. The only time you fail is when you fall down and stay down.

Stephen Richards

12. I’m not afraid of death because I don’t believe in it.
It’s just getting out of one car, and into another.

 John Lennon

13. The moment God is figured out with nice neat lines and definitions, we are no longer dealing with God.

Rob Bell

14. A quiet conscience makes one strong!

Anne Frank

15. I have lived with several Zen masters — all of them cats.

Eckhart Tolle

16. Your sacred space is where you can find yourself over and over again.

Joseph Campbell

17. Rejection is an opportunity for your selection.

Bernard Branson

18. My heart is so small it’s almost invisible. How can You place such big sorrows in it? “Look,” He answered, “your eyes are even smaller, yet they behold the world.


19. The words ‘I Love You’ kill, and resurrect millions, in less than a second.


20. Re-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul.

Walt whitman

21. When you connect to the silence within you, that is when you can make sense of the disturbance going on around you.

Stephen Richards

22. You were born a child of light’s wonderful secret— you return to the beauty you have always been.


23. If you don’t behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave.

Fulton J. Sheen

24. Religion is for people who’re afraid of going to hell. Spirituality is for those who’ve already been there.

Vine Deloria Jr.

25. Self-talk reflects your innermost feelings. 

Dr. Asa Don Brown

26. The power of human thought grows exponentially with the number of minds that share that thought.

Dan Brown

27. The reality of loving God is loving him like he’s a Superhero who actually saved you from stuff rather than a Santa Claus who merely gave you some stuff.

 Criss Jami

28. If a man is to live, he must be all alive, body, soul, mind, heart, spirit.

Thomas Merton

29. Each star is a mirror reflecting the truth inside you.


30. I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.

Susan B. Anthony

31. You are never alone. You are eternally connected with everyone.

Amit Ray

32. Reality is a projection of your thoughts or the things you habitually think about. 

Stephen Richards

33. Our way of thinking creates good or bad outcomes.

Stephen Richards

34. The spiritual life does not remove us from the world but leads us deeper into it”

Nouwen Henri J. M.

35. When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.

Marianne Williamson

36. When everything gets answered, it’s fake.

Sean Penn

37. Leave the door open for the unknown, the door into the dark. That’s where the most important things come from, where you yourself came from, and where you will go.

Rebecca Solnit

38. Soul connections are not often found and are worth every bit of fight left in you to keep.

Shannon Alde

39. Judgment is a negative frequency.

Stephen Richards

40. When your back is to the wall and you are facing fear head on, the only way is forward and through it.

Stephen Richards,

41. Your greatest awakening comes, when you are aware about your infinite nature.

Amit Ray

42. Love is not an emotion. It is your very existence.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

43. The Way is not in the sky; the Way is in the heart.

Gautama Buddha

44. Un-winged and naked, sorrow surrenders its crown to a throne called grace. 


45. Success will be within your reach only when you start reaching out for it.

Stephen Richards

46. PTSD is a whole-body tragedy, an integral human event of enormous proportions with massive repercussions.

Susan Pease Banitt

47. The Holy Land is everywhere

Black Elk

48. Before you can successfully make friends with others, first you have to become your own friend.

Stephen Richards

49. Until you have suffered much in your heart, you cannot learn humility.

Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica,

50. And the time came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anaïs Nin

Spiritual Quotes for Women

51. When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.

Helen Keller

52. Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.

Margaret Thatcher

53. If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.

Katharine Hepburn

54. Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Maya Angelou

55. Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.

Anais Nin

56. If you don’t like being a doormat then get off the floor.

Al Anon

57. A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That’s why they don’t get what they want.


58. A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.

Eleanor Roosevelt

59. I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

60. Destiny is a name often given in retrospect to choices that had dramatic consequences.

J. K. Rowling

61. A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.

Diane Mariechild

62. I want to do is because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.

Amelia Earhart

63. The best protection any woman can have … is courage.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

64. Success breeds confidence.

Beryl Markham

65. Love is anterior to Life, Posterior to Death, Initial of Creation, and The Exponent of Earth.

Emily Dickinson

66. The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.

Ayn Rand

67. People think at the end of the day that a man is the only answer [to fulfillment]. Actually a job is better for me.

Princess Diana

68. If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey

69. Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.

Charlotte Whitton

70. The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.

Alice Walker

71. One likes people much better when they’re battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.

Virginia Woolf

72. Women are never stronger than when they arm themselves with their weaknesses.

Madame Marie du Deffand

73. When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win.

Steffi Graf

74. You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.”

Erica Jong

75. You move totally away from reality when you believe that there is a legitimate reason to suffer.

Byron Katie

76. Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.

Ruth Gordon

77. Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.

Elizabeth Gilbert

78. It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends.

J. K. Rowling

79. A man’s got to do what a man’s got to do. A woman must do what he can’t.

Rhonda Hansome

80. You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.

Rosalynn Carter

Spiritual Quotes and Thoughts About Death

Spiritual Quotes

81. Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.

Rabindranath Tagore

82. The hour I have long wished for is now come.

St. Teresa of Avila 

83. To seek death is death’s only cure.

Attar of Nishapur 

84. Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.

Haruki Murakami 

85. We all die. The goal isn’t to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.

Chuck Palahniuk

86. That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.

Emily Dickinson

87. It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

88. To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.

J.K. Rowling

89. People living deeply have no fear of death.

Anais Nin

90. Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.

Henry David Thoreau 

91. For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.

Kahlil Gibran

92. A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live.

Lao Tzu

93. No one is actually dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away.

Terry Pratchett

94. He who is not busy being born is busy dying.

Bob Dylan

95. I feel monotony and death to be almost the same.

Charlotte Brontë

96. Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time… It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other.

Leo Buscaglia

97. What we have once enjoyed deeply we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.

Helen Keller

98. Whatever you want to do, do it now. There are only so many tomorrows.

Michael Landon

99. You’ll drift apart, it’s true, but you’ll be out in the open, part of everything alive again.

Philip Pullman

100. Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets.

Arthur Miller

Spiritual Quotes About Love and Happiness

101. There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

102. God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.


103. No one ever finds life worth living – one has to make it worth living.

Winston Churchill

104. Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

105. In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

106. You can never plan the future by the past.

Edmund Burke

107. Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses

Lao Tzu

108. Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.


109. At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.


110. The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

111. Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.

Oscar Wilde

112. The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.

Henry Miller

113. If you would be loved, love, and be loveable. 

Benjamin Franklin

114. Love does not dominate; it cultivates. 

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

115. I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.

Martin Luther King, Jr

116. He love we give away is the only love we keep.

Elbert Hubbard

117. The more one judges, the less one loves.

Honore de Balzac

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