Surround yourself with people whose definition of you is not based on your history, but your destiny.— T. D. Jakes
Seductive Baseness quotations
Your value does not decrease based on someone's inability to see your worth.
Never make a permanent decision based on a temporary storm.
. No matter how raging the billows are today, remind yourself: "This too shall pass!"
My religion is humanitarianism, which is the basis of every religion in the world.
Self-control is strength. Calmness is mastery. You have to get to a point where your mood doesn't shift based on the insignificant actions of someone else. Don't allow others to control the direction of your life. Don't allow your emotions to overpower your intelligence.
Your value doesn't decrease based on someones inability to see your worth.
What you base your happiness around? Material, women, and large paper? That means you inferior, not major.
We must establish a new world order based on justice, on equity, and on peace.
Evaluate your day based on your effort, not your results.
Your character is your accumulation of your thoughts, habits and priorities on a day-to-day basis.
It is only on the basis of undiluted Nationalism and of perfect justice and impartiality that the Indian Army of Liberation can be built up.
If our religion is based on salvation, our chief emotions will be fear and trembling. If our religion is based on wonder, our chief emotion will be gratitude.
Integrity is choosing your thoughts and actions based on values rather than personal gain.
We are not determined by our experiences, but are self-determined by the meaning we give to them; and when we take particular experiences as the basis for our future life, we are almost certain to be misguided to some degree. Meanings are not determined by situations. We determine ourselves by the meanings we ascribe to situations.
A positive self image and healthy self esteem is based on approval, acceptance and recognition from others; but also upon actual accomplishments, achievements and success upon the realistic self confidence which ensues.
A revolution that is based on the people exercising their creativity in the midst of devastation is one of the great historical contributions of humankind.
Don't make permanent decisions based on temporary feelings.
Facials are my biggest beauty indulgence.
Looking good is about having a good base. It's about taking care of your skin.
Jingoism, racism, fear, religious fundamentalism: these are the ways of appealing to people if you're trying to organize a mass base of support for policies that are really intended to crush them.
Never base your faith on your feelings. Base it on God's Word.
Your value doesn’t decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.
Certainly the Constitution does not require discrimination on the basis of sex.
The only issue is whether it prohibits it. It doesn't.
Religion is based ... mainly upon fear ... fear of the mysterious, fear of defeat, fear of death. Fear is the parent of cruelty, and therefore it is no wonder if cruelty and religion have gone hand in hand. My own view on religion is that of Lucretius. I regard it as a disease born of fear and as a source of untold misery to the human race.
The religion of the future will be a cosmic religion.
It should transcend a personal God and avoid dogmas and theology. Covering both the natural and the spiritual, it should be based on a religious sense arising from the experience of all things, natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity. Buddhism answers this description.
Don't make permanent decisions based on temporary feelings.
The majority of Western culture came out of Europe, which is not comparable to America. It came out of nation states based on geographical and ethnic foundations. America is based on principles, a very different kind of country.
Woman is born free and lives equal to man in her rights.
Social distinctions can be based only on the common utility.
We get together on the basis of our similarities; we grow on the basis of our differences.
Your value does't decrease based on someone's inability to see your worth
Life is best organized as a series of daring ventures from a secure base
The basis of any independent government is a national language, and we can no longer continue aping our former colonizers ... those who feel they cannot do without English can as well pack up and go.
You can't make decisions based on fear and the possibility of what might happen.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Original, in French: La bonne cuisine est la base du véritable bonheur.
English: Good food is the foundation of genuine happiness.
A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself -- to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in a jealous heart
All talk on Islamic States is just an empty dream.
No man in his right sense would accept a nation which bases its political administration on religion, and in a country like Malaysia with its multiracial and multireligious people, there is no room for an Islamic State.
The desire for security and the fear of insecurity are the same thing. To hold your breath is to lose your breath. A society based on the quest for security is nothing but a breath-retention contest in which everyone is as taut as a drum and as purple as a beet.
Without a standard there is no logical basis for making a decision or taking action.
Any opposition not based on rationalism or science or experience will one day or other, reveal the fraud, selfishness, lies and conspiracies.
The soul will never become pious and purified except through undergoing afflictions. It is the same as gold that can never be pure except after removing all the base metals in it.
If you don't want your tax dollars to help the poor, then stop saying you want a country based on Christian values, because you don't
We need to promote greater tolerance and understanding among the peoples of the world. Nothing can be more dangerous to our efforts to build peace and development than a world divided along religious, ethnic or cultural lines. In each nation, and among all nations, we must work to promote unity based on our shared humanity.
Faith is not a leap in the dark; it’s the exact opposite. It’s a commitment based on evidence… It is irrational to reduce all faith to blind faith and then subject it to ridicule. That provides a very anti-intellectual and convenient way of avoiding intelligent discussion.
We always said that our struggle was not only against the British as representatives of colonialism, it was against all the evil that existed in India. The evil of the feudal system, the evil of the system based on caste, the evil of economic injustice.
They say hard work pays off Well tell the Based God don't quit his day job
The inescapable fact is that when we build a society based on greed, selfishness, and ruthless competition, the fruits we can expect to reap are economic insecurity at home and international discord abroad.