I'm no longer accepting the things I cannot change...I'm changing the things I cannot accept.— Angela Davis
Superior Accepting Things quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
If you call it a riot, it sounds like it was just a bunch of crazy people who went out and did bad things for no reason. I maintain it was somewhat understandable, if not acceptable. So I call it a rebellion.
Love yourself-accept yourself-forgive yourself-and be good to yourself, because without you the rest of us are without a source of many wonderful things.
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes.
Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Science makes people reach selflessly for truth and objectivity;
it teaches people to accept reality, with wonder and admiration, not to mention the deep awe and joy that the natural order of things brings to the true scientist.
The most terrifying thing is to accept oneself completely.
I have just accepted certain things and it makes it easier.
I accept I will get injured. I accept I cannot win every race. I work hard to decrease the chances of those things happening but I accept they will happen. A lot of people don't accept it. They get injured, they go crazy.
Before you heal someone, ask him if he's willing to give up the things that made him sick.
I not only think but also look and study things carefully.
When I travel around, I look at things carefully, make comparisons of what I see. I don't accept things at face value, you cannot trust what you hear or see. Don't jump to conclusions without thinking.
If we die, we want people to accept it.
We are in a risky business, and we hope that if anything happens to us, it will not delay the program. The conquest of space is worth the risk of life.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done-men who are creative, inventive, and discovers. The second goal of education is to form minds which can be critical, can verify, and not accept everything they are offered.
Today I will go out with the flow of life and trust the process. I will not stress over things I can't control.
All authority of any kind, especially in the field of thought and understanding, is the most destructive, evil thing. Leaders destroy the followers and followers destroy the leaders. You have to be your own teacher and your own disciple. You have to question everything that man has accepted as valuable, as necessary.
What we think or what we know or what we believe is in the end of little consequence. The only thing of consequence is what we do
I'm not wise, but the beginning of wisdom is there;
it's like relaxing into - and an acceptance of - things.
If you eyes are opened, you'll see the things worth seeing.
Radical acceptance rests on letting go of the illusion of control and a willingness to notice and accept things as they are right now, without judging.
As life becomes harder and more threatening, it also becomes richer, because the fewer expectations we have, the more good things of life become unexpected gifts that we accept with gratitude.
An artist can show things that other people are terrified of expressing.
You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing everything with logic. If words control your that means everyone can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass.
The Universal Law is impartial. It will give you anything you believe. It will throw you garbage or roses depending on the energy you put in. You are the one in charge, and you must accept that and stand alone. If you think God is coming down to fix things for you, forget it. God is out playing golf.
The rich ate and drank freely, accepting gout and apoplexy as things that ran mysteriously in respectable families.
The man who sat on the ground in his tipi meditating on life and its meaning, accepting the kinship of all creatures and acknowledging unity with the universe of things, was infusing into his being the true essence of civilization.
Sometimes, a break from your routine is the very thing you need.
Once you accept the fact that there's nothing to fear, you drill into the primal oil well. I believe when we do things without fear, we can do anything. As long as you don't worry about the consequences.
As long as you ask questions you are breaking through, but the moment you begin to accept, you are psychologically dead. So right through life don't accept a thing, but inquire, investigate. Then you will find that your mind is something really extraordinary, it has no end, and to such a mind there is no death.
Accept false steps as opportunities to learn.
It's one thing to hate failure, it's another to fear it.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
In the adjustment of the new order of things, we women demand an equal voice;
we shall accept nothing less.
I want you to remember who you are, despite the bad things that are happening to you. Because those bad things aren't you. They are just things that happen to you. You need to accept that who you are and the things that happen you, are not one and the same.
One of the hardest things for a ball player to do is to accept his role
Beautiful things don't ask for attention.
The people who are horrified by the idea of children learning what they want to learn when they want to learn it have not accepted the very elementary psychological fact that people (all people, of every age) remember the things that are important to them - the things they need to know - and forget the rest.
To anyone out there especially young people feeling like they don't fit in and will never be accepted, please know this, great things can happen when you have the courage to be yourself.
Art can make a difference because it pulls people up short.
It says, don't accept things for their face value; you don't have to go along with any of this; you can think for yourself.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.
The thing is to be happy, no matter what.
Just try that. You can. It gets to be easier and easier. It's nothing to do with circumstances. You wouldn't believe how good it is. Accept everything and then tragedy disappears. Or tragedy lightens, anyway, you're just there, going along easy in the world.
Once we agree with God that we exist for His pleasure and His glory, we can accept whatever comes into our lives as a part of His sovereign will and purpose. We will not resent, resist, or reject the hard things, but embrace them as friends, sovereignly designed by God to make us more like Jesus and to bring glory to Himself.
To progress in life you must give up the things you do not like.
Give up doing the things that you do not like to do. You must find the things that you do like. The things that are acceptable to your mind.
Disappointment is just the action of your brain readjusting itself to reality after discovering things are not the way you thought they were.