Be careful who you call your friends. I’d rather have four quarters than one hundred pennies.— Al Capone
Empowering Being True quotations
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind. Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Either you play the game or let the game play you and be that broke sucka talkin bout I stayed true
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 happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
When you love someone, you love the person as they are, and not as you'd like them to be.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things.
He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it.
For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.
If you knew the true value of yourself, you will never allow yourself to be humiliated by committing sins.
Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself.
A true and faithful Christian does not make holy living an accidental thing.
It is his great concern. As the business of the soldier is to fight, so the business of the Christian is to be like Christ.
Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and tell no one, people ruin beautiful things.
My solitude doesn’t depend on the presence or absence of people;
on the contrary, I hate who steals my solitude without, in exchange, offering me true company.
There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn't true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.
Your whole appearance is a lie and it could never be true.
And if you really loved yourself, then you would try and be you.
True love has a habit of coming back.
The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being.
True happiness comes from having a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved by cultivating altruism, love and compassion, and by eliminating anger, selfishness and greed.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
True friendship isn't about being inseparable, it's being separated
You find that being vulnerable is the only way to allow your heart to feel true pleasure that's so real it scares you. You find strength in knowing you have a true friend and possibly a soul mate who will remain loyal to the end.
He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. Jan Morris prefers this for himself.
Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.
If you don’t have a dream, then you have nothing to work for, nothing to get up in the morning for, no reason.. and no purpose to be. But friends we do have a dream and dreams do come true not because we keep believing but we keep working hard
Freedom, by definition, is people realizing that they are their own leaders.
Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it.
Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.
The Happiest people DO NOT necessarily have the BEST THINGS.
They simply APPRECIATE the things they have.
There is a dance only you can do, that exists only in you, here and now, always changing, always true. Are you willing to listen with fascination? If you are, it will deliver you unto the self you have always dreamed you could be. This is a promise.
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.
I've been accused of being cold, snobbish, distant.
Those who know me well know that I’m nothing of the sort. If anything, the opposite is true. But is it too much to ask to want to protect your private life, your inner feelings? Lots of things touch me and I don’t want to be indiscreet.
What are friends ? Friends are people that you think are your friends But they really your enemies, with secret indentities And disguises, to hide they true colors So just when you think you close enough to be brothers They wanna come back and cut your throat when you ain't lookin'.
To be true to one's own freedom is, in essence, to honor and respect the freedom of all others.
There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
Can you remember who you were, before the world told you who you should be?
A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true, for if the things be false, the apprehension of them is not understanding.
Never surrender, it's all about the faith you got: don't ever stop, just push it 'till you hit the top and if you drop, at least you know you gave your all to be true to you, that way you can never fall
Let nothing be said about anyone unless it passes through the three sieves: Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary?
Life will bring you pain all by itself. Your responsibility is to create joy.