The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway. For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway.— Mother Teresa
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Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
It took cancer to realize that being self-centered is not the way to live.
The answer is to try and help others.
The more you make this world about you, the more miserable you will be.
We are what we believe we are.
If friends disappoint you over and over, that's in large part your own fault.
Once someone has shown a tendency to be self-centered, you need to recognize that and take care of yourself; people aren't going to change simply because you want them to.
Our prayer must not be self-centered.
It must arise not only because we feel our own need as a burden we must lay upon God, but also because we are so bound up in love for our fellow men that we feel their need as acutely as our own. To make intercession for men is the most powerful and practical way in which we can express our love for them.
It's good to be selfish. But not so self-centered that you never listen to other people. Hugh Hefner Legacy
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!
To be happy is easy enough if we give ourselves, forgive others, and live with thanksgiving, No self centered person, no ungrateful soul can ever be happy, much less make anyone else happy. Life is giving, not getting.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.
Racism springs from the lie that certain human beings are less than fully human.
It's a self-centered falsehood that corrupts our minds into believing we are right to treat others as we would not want to be treated.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
I cured myself of shyness when it finally occurred to me that people didn't think about me half as much as I gave them credit for. The truth was, nobody gave a damn. Like most teenagers, I was far too self-centered. When I stopped being prisoner to what I worried was others’ opinions of me, I became more confident and free.
People are unreasonable, illogical and self-centered.
Love them anyway.... Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable. Be honest and frank anyway.... What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight. Build anyway. .. Give the world the best you have and you'll get kicked in the teeth. Give the world the best you've got anyway.
One of Satan's greatest tools is pride: to cause a man or a woman to center so much attention on self that he or she becomes insensitive to his Creator or fellow beings. It is a cause for discontent, divorce, teenage rebellion, family indebtedness, and most other problems we face.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.
The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway.
What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight; build it anyway.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway.
The major mark of justified believers is joy, especially joy in God himself.
We should be the most positive people in the world. For the new community of Jesus Christ is characterized not by a self-centered triumphalism but by a God-centered worship.
People are just self-centered-it's all about them.
And we're telling people it's okay to be 'all about you' because you're a victim and it's not your fault. That's why society has gotten more and more belligerent and selfish.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
If we live a self-directed, self-motivated, self-centered life, always needing to get our own way, then we're going to be miserable. In fact, many times we believe it's our problems that are making us unhappy when, in reality, it's because we're focused on ourselves!
If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway.
Sometimes I wonder if there is really goodwill in the world to worry about saving human beings, or whether we are just using that as camouflage for our own interests, the self-centered drive for more profits.
Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.
It's self-centered to think that human beings, as limited as we are, can describe divinity.
Loving yourself has nothing to do with being selfish, self-centered or self-engrossed. It means that you accept yourself for what you are. Loving yourself means that you accept responsibility for your own development, growth and happiness.
Don't try to be fancy. Shoot for the center of mass. The world is full of decent people. Criminals we can do without.
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.
I never want to end up being a self-centered, vain human being.
I still believe that one day mankind will bow before the altars of God and be crowned triumphant over war and bloodshed, and nonviolent redemptive goodwill will proclaim the rule of the land.
In the final analysis it is between you and God, it was never between you and them anyway.
Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.
Naturally, the top does not automatically make us better.
Like the samurai frequented ordinary cutthroat, so sometimes extreme mountaineer can be self-centered, mythomaniac or crook to each yourself and the environment.
My father grew up in an era when to be an American - a white American, at least - was to be yourself. In some respects, his generation was more ignorant, complacent, self-centered and parochial than mine.
Too much of a self-centered attitude creates mistrust and suspicion in others, which can in turn lead to fear. But if you have more of an open mind, and you cultivate a sense of concern for others' well-being, then, no matter what others' attitudes are, you can keep your inner peace.
Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.
If evil means to be self-motivated, to be the center of one’s own universe, to live on one’s own terms, then every artist, every thinker, every original mind, is evil.
This has to be the most self-centered thing I've ever said, but no, I think you just wanted to vex me.
The more self-centered and egotistical a guy is, the better ballplayer he's going to be.
Bowing is a very serious practice. You should be prepared to bow, even in your last moment. even though it is impossible to get rid of our self-centered desires, we have to do it. Our true nature wants us to.
Self esteem is not the same as being self centered, self absorbed or selfish.
Self esteem is also not complacency or overconfidence, both of which and set us up for failure. Self esteem is a strong motivator to work hard. Self esteem is related to mental health and happiness.