10 Create unto me a clean heart, O God; and a firm spirit renew thou within me.
11 Cast me not away from thy presence; and thy holy spirit do not take from me.
12 Restore unto me the gladness of thy salvation; and with a liberal spirit do thou support me.
Then answered he and spoke unto me, saying, This is the word of the Lord unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by my spirit, saith the Lord of hosts.
The Lord is nigh unto those that are brokenhearted: and he saveth those that are of a contrite spirit.
Thus hath said the Lord Eternal unto these bones, Behold, I will bring a spirit into you, and ye shall live;
Turn back to my admonition: behold, I will pour out my spirit unto you, I will make known my words unto you.
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.
And the earth was without form and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep; and the spirit of God was waving over the face of the waters.
And I will give them one single heart, and a new spirit will I put within you; and I will remove the heart of stone out of their body, and I will give unto them a heart of flesh:
In order that they may walk in my statutes, and keep my ordinances, and do them; and they shall be unto me for a people, and I will indeed be unto them for a God.
Every one of the ways of a man is pure in his own eyes; but the Lord measureth the spirits.
While the silver cord is not yet torn loose, and the golden bowl is not crushed, and the pitcher is not broken at the fountain, and the wheel is not crushed at the cistern;
When the dust will return to the earth as it was, and the spirit will return unto God who gave it.
Before downfall goeth pride, and before stumbling, haughtiness of spirit.
Better is it to be of a humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide spoil with the proud.
But it is the spirit in man, and the breath of the Almighty which giveth them understanding.
Put not your trust in princes, in the son of man, in whom there is no salvation.
When his spirit goeth forth, he returneth to his native earth: on that very day perish his thoughts.
The Spirit of the Lord Eternal is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to announce good tidings unto the meek: he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim to captives Liberty, and to prisoners Release;
One that is slow to anger is better than a hero; and he that ruleth his spirit, than the conqueror of a city.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, wilt thou not despise.
A lamp of the Lord is the soul of man, searching all the inner chambers of the body.