Spiritual Awareness / Awakening Quotes

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience.
- Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, S.J.

O LORD, you have searched me and you know me. You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar. You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways. Before a word is on my tongue you know it completely, O LORD.
- Psalm 139:1-4

God knows us from within ourselves, not as objects, not as strangers, not as intimates, but as our own selves.
- Thomas Merton

We need more explorers in consciousness and less followers of beliefs, isms, and credos.
- Robert Cosmar

Too many believe in beliefs and are not who they profess to be, nor any closer to the truth than the totally unaware
- Robert Cosmar

Meditation quiets conscious thought and the physical realm, making a doorway to spiritual awareness.
- Jenna Alatari

Between God and the soul there is no between.
- Julia of Norwich

The more faithfully you listen to the voice within you, the better you hear what is sounding outside of you.
- Dag Hammarskjold

By having reverence for life, we enter into a spiritual relationship with the world.
- Albert Schweitzer

I have a great need for Christ.  I have a great Christ for my need.
- Charles Spurgeon

There are two ways of spreading light:  to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
- Edith Wharton

The human spirit is the lamp of the Lord.
- Proverbs 20:27

"Ask yourself what makes you come alive and then go and do that."
- Howard Thurman