Canticle of the Sun by St. Francis of Assisi

Canticle of the Sun by St. Francis of Assisi

Most High, all powerful, good Lord, Yours are the praises, the glory, the honor, and all blessing. To You alone, Most High, do they belong, and no man is worthy to mention Your name. Be praised, my Lord, through all your creatures, especially through my lord Brother...
St. Teresa of Ávila Quotes of Mystic & Ecstatic Wisdom

St. Teresa of Ávila Quotes of Mystic & Ecstatic Wisdom

Teresa of Ávila was a highly influential Spanish Christian mystic and nun. She is best known for her mystical visions. In this article we’ve decided to honor her wisdom and grace by sharing a handful of quotes, enjoy! Never affirm anything unless you are sure it...
Gitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore (Quotes & Excerpts)

Gitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore (Quotes & Excerpts)

Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was a Bengali philosopher, poet and author. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature 1913 for Gitanjali. Born in 1861 to an influential family in Calcutta, he grew up as the youngest of fourteen siblings. The English Gitanjali or Song...
Mystical Quotes by Mechthild of Magdeburg

Mystical Quotes by Mechthild of Magdeburg

Mechthild von Magdeburg (c. 1210 – c. 1290) was one of the many female mystics who found her way to distinguish herself in the religiously dynamic era of the 13th century. It was the century of the mendicant orders, the great Gothic cathedrals and the crusades. The...
Celebrating Yourself is Genuine Spirituality

Celebrating Yourself is Genuine Spirituality

“I celebrate myself, and sing myself. And what I assume you shall assume; for every atom belonging to me, as good belongs to you.” Walt Whitman One of the most important things that some or perhaps most spiritual seekers tend to overlook and forget, is that life is...
66 Powerful Quotes by William Blake

66 Powerful Quotes by William Blake

William Blake (1757-1827) was an English poet and painter. One of six children to a merchant, he grew up in London where he lived most of his life. As a young imaginative home-schooled boy, he always wanted to become a painter, but due to poor finances, his parents...

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