- "You do not have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body."
- "Body is purified by water. Ego by tears. Intellect is purified by knowledge. And soul is purified with love." – Ali Ibn Abi Talib
- "Some lose all mind and become soul…" -Charles Bukowski OC
- “The arts are not a way to make a living. They are a very human way of making life more bearable. Practicing an art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow, for heaven’s sake." – Kurt Vonnegut in A Man Without A Country
- "Today, Mr. Phelps may have learned that God, in fact, hates no one. Vicious and hate-filled as he was, may his soul find the kind of peace through death that was so plainly elusive during his life." — George Takei (Full quote inside)