The Heart Sayings and Quotes

Our hearts are quite the persistent little devices. Just pumping away, they keep us alive physically and emotionally, even when we think life is too much to bear. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful quotes about the heart.

In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable. Madame De Stael
If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom? Khalil Gibran
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
A feeling heart is a blessing that no one, who has it, would be without; and it is a moral security of innocence; since the heart that is able to partake of the distress of another, cannot wilfully give it. Samuel Richardson
It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see. Thomas Carlyle
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Whatever makes an impression on the heart seems lovely in the eye. Sa'Di
Only do what your heart tells you. Princess Diana
A good heart is better than all the heads in the world. Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Follow your heart and make it your decision. Mia Hamm
A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance. King Solomon
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break. Thomas Fuller
The only disadvantage of an honest heart is credulity. Philip Sidney
In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing. Antonio Porchia
The heart is forever inexperienced. Henry David Thoreau
If thy heart fails thee, climb not at all. Elizabeth I
Anytime you do something from the heart, people just know it. Brad Paisley
The heart is the best reflective thinker. Wendell Phillips
A heart makes a good home for the friend. Yunus Emre
Only one book is worth reading: the heart. Ajahn Chah
The heart is the perfection of the whole organism. Therefore the principles of the power of perception and the soul’s ability to nourish itself must lie in the heart. Aristotle
The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. Audrey Hepburn
As a painter paints pictures on a wall, the intellect goes on creating the world in the heart always. Brahmananda Saraswati
Does this path have a heart? If it does, the path is good; if it doesn’t, it is of no use. Carlos Castaneda
If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. Carlos Santana
Go with your heart, buddy. Our brains only screw things up. Chris Fedak and Allison Adler
Deep in every heart slumbers a dream, and the couturier knows it: every woman is a princess. Christian Dior
Wherever you go, go with all your heart. Confucius
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come. Dalai Lama
When you really want change, reinforcement will come from your heart. Doc Childre and Deborah Rozman