The body of a sensualist is the coffin of a dead soul.
- "Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism;… "Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism; and excessive sensibility is only another name for morbid self-consciousness. The cure for tender sensibilities is to make more of our objects and less of our selves." - Christian Nevell Bovee
- Isaac the Syrian – prayer “If during a prayer, the body does not exert itself, and the heart does not experience repentance, it is not yet a fully ripened fruit, because such a prayer is - without soul” ~Isaac the Syrian, a famous Orthodox Christian saint and ascetic (on Russian Faith)
- Frase celebre di Christian De Sica «Il divismo è finito negli Anni Cinquanta e nacque dopo la guerra perché c'era la fame e la gente voleva sognare un mondo che non era la realtà. C'era un'ingenuità diversa da oggi.» (Christian De Sica)
- Siddhaswarup Ananda Paramhamsa – material cravings "It is a fact that no matter how much sense gratification a person gets, he will never be satisfied. Material food, material things, material sense gratification cannot satisfy the atma (spirit soul). Just as the body needs material food, so the spirit soul needs spiritual food. To try to satisfy one’s spiritual craving with material things leads to endless consumption, greed, envy, violence, and war.…