If someone wishes for good health, one must first ask oneself if he is ready to do away with the reasons for his illness. Only then is it possible to help him.— Hippocrates
Unconventional Asking For Help quotations
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.
Don't be afraid to ask questions. Don't be afraid to ask for help when you need it. I do that every day. Asking for help isn't a sign of weakness, it's a sign of strength. It shows you have the courage to admit when you don't know something, and to learn something new.
God gives you His spiritual ideas, and in turn, they give you daily supplies.
Never ask for tomorrow: it is enough that divine Love is an ever-present help; and if you wait, never doubting, you will have all you need every moment.
Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.
He who sees a need and waits to be asked for help is as unkind as if he had refused it.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others.
Unsuccessful people are always asking, What's in it for me?
Any kid will run any errand for you, if you ask at bedtime.
Everything that you are going through is preparing you for what you asked for.
The British Red Cross asked me to help them spearhead a fundraising campaign for the victims of the war in Nicaragua. It was a turning point in my life. It began my commitment to justice and human rights issues.
I tried to groan, Help! Help! But the tone that came out was that of polite conversation.
You have to rely on your support system.
Growing up, I always thought it was a sign of weakness to ask for help, but now I realize it's really a sign of strength to say, 'I need help, I can't do it all.'
Before you heal someone, ask him if he's willing to give up the things that made him sick.
I'm just a simple man standing alone with my old brushes, asking God for inspiration.
Why blame the dark for being dark? It is far more helpful to ask why the light isn’t as bright as it could be.
When I was in nursery school, the teachers asked me, y'know, 'What does your dad do for a living?' So I said 'He helps women get pregnant!' They called my mom and they were like, 'What exactly does your husband do?'
Beautiful things don't ask for attention.
One cannot help asking sadly, why is love of gold more potent than love of souls? The number of men mining and prospecting for gold in Shantung is more than double the number of men representing Southern Baptists! What a lesson for Southern Baptists to ponder!
We can make a commitment to promote vegetables and fruits and whole grains on every part of every menu. We can make portion sizes smaller and emphasize quality over quantity. And we can help create a culture - imagine this - where our kids ask for healthy options instead of resisting them.
You will also find that help will always be given at Hogwarts to those who ask for it.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
The healthy and strong individual is the one who asks for help when he needs it.
Whether he's got an abscess on his knee or in his soul.
Refusing to ask for help when you need it is refusing someone the chance to be helpful.
Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help, and brave enough to ask for it.
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living the other helps you make a life.
Authentic men aren't afraid to show affection, release their feelings, hug their children, cry when they're sad, admit it when they're wrong, and ask for help when they need it.
If you overcome your fear to ask someone for a date, a raise, or help with a project, that is an act of self-assertiveness. You are moving out into life rather than contracting and withdrawing.
We ask you to help us work for that day when black will not be asked to get in back, when brown can stick around... when yellow will be mellow... when the red man can get ahead, man; and when white will embrace what is right.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
Bottom line is, even if you see 'em coming, you're not ready for the big moments. No one asks for their life to change, not really. But it does. So what are we, helpless? Puppets? No. The big moments are gonna come. You can't help that. It's what you do afterwards that counts. That's when you find out who you are.
Healing takes time, and asking for help is a courageous step.
What I need first of all is not exhortation, but a gospel, not directions for saving myself but knowledge of how God has saved me. Have you any good news? That is the question that I ask of you. I know your exhortations will not help me. But if anything has been done to save me, will you not tell me the facts?
In a world where you can be anything - be kind.
The asking and the answering which history provides may help us to understand, even to frame, the logic of experience to which we shall submit. History cannot give us a program for the future, but it can give us a fuller understanding of ourselves, and of our common humanity, so that we can better face the future.
Lent is a fitting time for self-denial;
we would do well to ask ourselves what we can give up in order to help and enrich others by our own poverty. Let us not forget that real poverty hurts: no self-denial is real without this dimension of penance. I distrust a charity that costs nothing and does not hurt.
The key test for an acronym is to ask whether it helps or hurts communication.
When you can't look on the bright side I will sit with you in the dark.
A Zen master, when asked where he would go after he died, replied, 'To Hell, for that's where help is needed most.'
I lifted my eyes to the heavens and asked for help because if God exists, there's no way he's French.
The healthy, the strong individual, is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he has an abscess on his knee or in his soul.
Be strong enough to stand alone, be yourself enough to stand apart, but be wise enough to stand together when the time comes.
When interviewers ask me who I'm sleeping with or if I don't like such-and-such or what is my sexuality, that's not beneficial to the world. They need to ask me about stuff that may help readers, like how my father abused my mother for many years. A lot of kids go through that and need to know what they should do.
Teach [our girls] that there is a race with special needs which they and only they can help; that the world needs and is already asking for their trained, efficient forces.
The world needs to listen to the cry of the earth, which is asking for help.
If you carry on killing people and you continue to destroy nature and you take out all the oil, the minerals and the wood, our planet will become ill and we’ll all die.
The great secret of getting what you want from life is to know whay you want and believe you can have it. Always do something for others, then ask God to help you get at it.
The power of God is effective when a person asks for the help from God, acknowledging his own weakness and sinfulness. This is why humility and the striving towards God are the fundamental virtues of a Christian.