My heart is not a play thing,
My heart is not a toy,
Yet my heart was broken,
When I gave it to a boy.
The human heart, at whatever age, opens to the heart that opens in return.
- Maria Edgeworth
Follow your heart, but be quiet for a while first. Ask questions, then feel the answer. Learn to trust your heart.
What the heart gives away is never gone... It is kept in the hearts of others.
- Robin St. John
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your own.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
- Mahatma Gandhi quotes
In forming a judgment, lay your hearts void of foretaken opinions; else, whatsoever is done or said, will be measured by a wrong rule; like them who have jaundice, to whom everything appears yellow.
- Sir Philip Sidney.
Come live in my heart, and pay no rent.
- Samuel Lover
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.
- Marilyn vos Savant
Two hearts, two minds, in time did find one love, one aim two paths the same. Hold fast... and love will last.
- Matt Buttram
There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion That if by chance it be shaken, or into its depths like a pebble Drops some careless word, it overflows, and its secret, Spilt on the ground like water, can never be gathered together.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people move our souls to dance. They awaken us to new understanding with the passing whisper of their wisdom. Some people make the sky more beautiful to gaze upon. They stay in our lives for awhile, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never ever the same.
- Flavia Weedn
It is not the level of prosperity that makes for happiness but the kinship of heart to heart and the way we look at the world. Both attitudes are within our power . . . a man is happy so long as he chooses to be happy, and no one can stop him.
- Alexandr Solzhenitsyn
In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words with out a heart.
- John Bunyan
The heart is the place where we live our passions. It is frail and easily broken, but wonderfully resilient. There is no point in trying to deceive the heart. It depends upon our honesty for its survival.
- Leo Buscaglia
Where is home? Home is where the heart can laugh without shyness. Home is where the heart's tears can dry at their own pace.
- Vernon Baker
When pure sincerity forms within, it is outwardly realized in other people's hearts.
- Lao Tzu.
If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
- Bob Hope
Wealth and want equally harden the human heart. Great joy, especially after a sudden change of circumstances, is apt to be silent, and dwells rather in the heart than on the tongue.
- Theodore Parker
The most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or piece of prose he or she really loves...is to learn it by heart. Not by brain, by heart; the expression is vital. When two of God's children join hands and hearts, all of Heaven rejoices.
- George Steiner
My heart to you is given:
Oh, do give yours to me;
We'll lock them up together,
And throw away the key.
- Frederick Saunders
In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing.
- Antonio Porchia
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.
- Paulo Coelho
In his younger days a man dreams of possessing the heart of the woman whom he loves; later, the feeling that he possesses the heart of a woman may be enough to make him fall in love with her.
- Marcel Proust
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.
- Frederika Bremer.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
- Benjamin Franklin
True creativity quite simply starts with balancing your emotions and activating the power of the heart. Through practicing emotional management from the heart, you tap into the highest form of creativity possible-recreating your perceptions of reality.
- Doc Childre
The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers.
- Deepak Chopra
When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open, and love steps forth to heal everything in sight.
- Michael Bridge
I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart.
- Alice Walker
I am all for people having their heart in the right place; but the right place for a heart is not inside the head.
- Katharine Whitehorn.
Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind.
- Henri Frederic Amiel