search (one's) soul

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search (one's) soul

To carefully consider or think about one's own emotions about or motivations for something. We're asking upper management to search their souls and realize that this decision will negatively impact every employee in the company. I know you're hurt right now, but search your soul—you know that breaking up was the right thing to do.
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Graham said: "I saw the efforts and determination of people and if I search my soul I know we did the best job we could."
Have I the courage to search my soul and see what God sees?
Former Democratic Party of Japan President Naoto Kan went on a traditional pilgrimage of 88 temples on Shikoku on Thursday, saying he was making the journey to ''search my soul'' after resigning as head of the largest opposition party over a pension scandal.
''I must take a pause to search my soul before doing anything.''