Oppressed people, whatever their level of formal education, have the ability to understand and interpret the world around them, to see the world for what it is, and move to transform it.— Ella Baker
Joyful Ability To See quotations
A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are.
Innovation is the ability to see change as an opportunity - not a threat
Your value does not decrease based on someone's inability to see your worth.
If you make it a habit not to blame others, you will feel the growth of the ability to love in your soul, and you will see the growth of goodness in your life.
Intelligence is measured by a person's ability to see validity within both sides of contradicting arguments.
Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Have a vision. It is the ability to see the invisible. If you can see the invisible, you can achieve the impossible.
The future of life on Earth depends on our ability to see the sacred where others see only the common
Respect is not fear and awe; it...[is]the ability to see a person as he is, to be aware of his unique individuality. Respect, thus, implies the absence of exploitation. I want the loved person to grow and unfold for his own sake, and in his own ways, and not for the purpose of serving me.
When you start seeing your worth, you'll find it harder to stay around people who don't.
So South Korean ability is very much limited to handle North Korean, you know, difficulties. So we don't want to see an immediate collapse of the North Korea regime.
Water is the mirror that has the ability to show us what we cannot see.
It is the blueprint for our reality, which can change with a single, positive thought. All it takes is faith, if you're open to it
I think artists can influence only through making music that challenges people, excites them and flips them out. Music that repeats what you know in ever-decreasing derivation, that's unchallenging and unstimulating, deadens our minds, our imagination and our ability to see beyond the hell we find ourselves in.
Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!
People with vision master the ability to see through to the heart of issues and investments. They value transparency.
Vision is the ability to see God’s presence, to perceive God’s power, to focus on God’s plan in spite of the obstacles.
Disability is the inability to see ability.
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forwad for the trip.
People see their own lives as stories;
a lifelong story with a single hero or heroine... much contemporary unhappiness is due to the fact that people in high tech societies receive neither strong myths and stories from their culture nor the ability to construct their own... they lose the plot.
Magic, indeed, is all around us, in stones, flowers, stars, the dawn wind and the sunset cloud; all we need is the ability to see and understand.
Nursing demands vigilance about people.
The sights and smells that a patient offers, their movements and their offhand comments all contribute crucial information to understanding what they need. Training and experience heighten one's ability to see what needs to be seen.
If you eyes are opened, you'll see the things worth seeing.
Creativity arises from our ability to see things from many different angles.
Creativity is the ability to see relationships where none exist.
I won't stick around to see how much temptation I can take.
God is not impressed with my ability to stand up to sin. He is more impressed by the obedience I show when I run from it.
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.
The goal for many amputees is no longer to reach a 'natural' level of ability but to exceed it, using whatever cutting-edge technology is available. As this new generation sees it, our tools are evolving faster than the human body, so why obey the limits of mere nature?
Children are the true believers, and some of us are lucky enough to make the transition to adulthoood without ever losing the ability to see through young eyes.
When you expand your ability to see, you understand that there are a lot of false choices being offered.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
Fish sense, applied in the field, is what the old Zen masters would call enlightenment: simply the ability to see what's right there in front of you without having to sift through a lot of thoughts and theories and, yes, expensive fishing tackle.
The ability to see the good in others and the bad in ourselves is perfect vision.
A man will treat a woman almost exactly the way he treats his own interior feminine. In fact, he hasn't the ability to see a woman, objectively speaking, until he has made some kind of peace with his interior woman.
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
That's partly the success of my work-the ability to have a young black girl walk into the Brooklyn Museum and see paintings she recognizes not because of their art or historical influence but because of their inflection, in terms of colors, their specificity and presence.
Antonio Gramsci said that social reformers should have pessimism of the intellect and optimism of the will. This means that one must have the intellectual ability to see how bad things are and the emotional ability to look forward with hope. It's a hard combination to sustain, but if you can do it, you can change the world.
If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.
If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars.
I was slightly brain damaged at birth, and I want people like me to see that they shouldn't let a disability get in the way. I want to raise awareness - I want to turn my disability into ability.
The solution for mankind is of a spiritual nature.
It is not a political or religious solution. It's the ability to love each other. That's the only solution I see.
Faith is the ability to see things that don't yet exist.
Faith, though, can turn difficulty into reality, positive reality.
Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Do you know the most important trait a man can have? It is not executive ability; it is not a great mentality; it is not kindliness, nor courage, nor a sense of humor, though each of these is of tremendous importance. In my opinion, it is the ability to make friends, which, boiled down, means the ability to see the best in man.