Healing is a very gradual process and it takes time for you to condition your body into a state where the healing process can begin. Spiritual healing tends to cultivate the mind body connection, allowing you to heal your body naturally, using the energy of your own body as well as the energy available in the universe. Sounds, lights, sights and emotions, all have an important part to play in the way your body heals.

Healing quotes are a way for you to cultivate the faith and prepare your body for the healing process. Over a period of time, different spiritual leaders and healers have talked about healing. Whatever they have said has been quoted time and over again, giving you pearls of wisdom which keeps you healthy both physically and emotionally.

Healing quotes are very powerful. Though they seem just like a bunch of words, they are actually much more than that. In fact these quotes, just a collection of words and wisdom, can be the difference between disease and well being. If you are injured, or are emotionally not feeling optimal, these healing quotes can go a long way in conditioning you mentally. They lift your spirits and the effects can be seen on your physical being as well. Wisdom works in many unexpected, mysterious ways as well. When you are least expecting it, you will find yourself marveling at the words that give you the courage, strength and fortitude to deal with your illnesses and injuries.
One of the most known names in the field of healing is Helen Keller. When it comes to healing quotes, no one does it better than her. She once said “Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.” she herself, being deaf, had a lot of overcoming in her way. What she really wanted to say was that a disability should not be the end of your life. This is one of the best and most inspiring healing quotes that you would come across.

Another one of the classic healing quotes is “What one relishes, nourishes”. This quote came right from Benjamin Franklin.
Tori Amos, the world renowned American pianist and singer once remarked, "Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it."

Carl Townsend, from the Strategic Resource Ministry, in his wisdom once said "All healing is first a healing of the heart." Nothing could be truer. When the heart is healed, the mind body connection allows your body to heal much better and much faster.

Spiritual teacher Gary Zukav says “Eventually you will come to understand that love heals everything, and love is all there is." For long he has preached the power of positive intentions, emotions and thinking.
Television actor Leonard Nimoy shares his epiphany in his own words, “I'm touched by the idea that when we do things that are useful and helpful - collecting these shards of spirituality - that we may be helping to bring about a healing."

Even in the olden days, the philosophers who explored spiritual healing and tried to understand the mind body connection, had their own healing quotes. Hippocrates, the earliest of medical practitioners claimed "Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity."
Pop musician Billy Joel puts his intentions in words. Since music was life, he talks of music as a healing force. "I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity." Music therapy has become very popular all over the world.

The famous American novelist, short story writer, playwright and essayist Harry Crews talks about the slow and painful process of healing. He says "There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with."
Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D. is one of the pioneers in the mind body connection study. She is also a Clinical Professor of Family and Community Medicine, teaching at the UCSF School of Medicine. She says "Healing may not be so much about getting better, as about letting go of everything that isn't you - all of the expectations, all of the beliefs - and becoming who you are."
Spiritual healer and international lecturer, Marianne Williamson talks about positive thinking and the power of forgiveness. "The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world."

Celebrated author, Melody Beattie shares her own personal healing experiences in her healing quotes. She says "Live your life from your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people's souls."
Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, a widely practiced religion, especially in the Asian countries, once remarked that "Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion."

In one of his songs, written by him, Van Morrison chimed “When you hear the music ringin' in your soul, and you feel it in your heart and it grows and grows, and it comes from the backstreet rock & roll and the healing has begun"

Popular television show One Tree Hill, has its own healing moments. Take for instance, one of the healing quotes - "If there's no breaking then there's no healing, and if there's no healing then there's no learning."
Guru Ram Dass, a yoga practitioner and spiritual healer, feels "Healing does not mean going back to the way things were before, but rather allowing what is now to move us closer to God."

American actress, Lindsay Wagner draws her wisdom from her own life experiences. One of her most popular healing quotes is "I've experienced several different healing methodologies over the years - counseling, self-help seminars, and I've read a lot - but none of them will work unless you really want to heal."

Scottish philosopher, David Hume talks about the power of healing through the social contact and physical exertion. He says "It's when we start working together that the real healing takes place... it's when we start spilling our sweat, and not our blood."

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For over 5 decades the Silva Method has helped millions of people around the world achieve their highest potential by working with the mind. By expanding the mind’s capabilities through meditation, creative visualization, mental exercises, and self-improvement, graduates of the Silva Method have gained profound achievements and lasting transformation in their lives.