Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.— Khalil Gibran
Sensitive Being Your True Self quotations
We only become what we are by the radical and deep-seated refusal of that which others have made of us.
Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow men.
True nobility lies in being superior to your former self.
Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself.
If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, so is ugliness.
You have the freedom to be yourself, your true self, here and now, and nothing can stand in your way".
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Do not fear to be your true self, for everything you want, wants you.
To believe that you depend on things and people for happiness is due to ignorance of your true nature; to know that you need nothing to be happy, except Self-knowledge, is wisdom.
Love is who you are. Your true self is pure love, infinite awareness, and unbounded joy...As you realize this, you will feel a small light in your heart. At first it will be the size of a spark, then a candle flame, then a raging bonfire.
The true worth of a man is to be measured by the objects he pursues.
Come into the mountains, dear friend Leave society and take no one with you But your true self Get close to nature Your everyday games will be insignificant Notice the clouds spontaneously forming patterns And try to do that with your life.
Suppose Mozart had tried to be original? It would have been like a man at the North Pole trying to walk north, and this is true of all of the rest of us. Striving after originality takes you far away from your true self, and makes your work mediocre.
Being your true self is the most effective formula for success there is.
One's own self is well hidden from one's own self;
of all mines of treasure, one's own is the last to be dug up.
None of us can help the things life has done to us.
They’re done before you realize it, and once they’re done they make you do other things until at last everything comes between you and what you’d like to be, and you’ve lost your true self forever.
Learn to live without self concern. For this you must know your own true being as indomitable, fearless and ever victorious. Once you know with absolute certainty that nothing can trouble you but your own imagination, you come to disregard your desires and fears, concepts and ideas, and live by truth alone.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
If you're true to the upliftment of people and the unity of people, raising the self-worth of people, then you live within your means. But the problem is that we're looking at the grass on the other side, saying, "That's greener. I want to be in the thug market, but I want to be a conscious rap artist." It doesn't work like that.
Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Giving up is not the answer. Neither is giving in. Stand your ground. There is a way of doing that without having to be combative. There is a way of hanging on to your true self, and demonstrating it, without resorting to aggression. But giving up and giving in is not the way. Simply and quietly claiming your right to be You is the way.
There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
Life is too precious to be a spectator sport.
We are no longer merely fans, rooting for the winning team. We are the team. We are the grown-ups. Whatever you believe is true, now is the time to give your respectful, inquisitive, and compassionate self to it.
That’s what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is.
...Most people love you for who you pretend to be....To keep their love, you keep pretending - performing. You get to love your pretense...It’s true, we’re locked in an image, an act...
We are all part of the One Spirit. When you experience the true meaning of religion, which is to know God, you will realize that He is your Self, and that He exists equally and impartially in all beings.
You have to be true to yourself, but you have to be true to your best self, not to the self that secretly thinks you are better than other people.
The all-embracing vast being which is there behind the play of the universe and with which you will have to identify yourself - for this is your true self.
The more in vibrational sync you are with who you really are, then the more you are allowing only those things that you're wanting, and the less resistance there is. And the less resistance there is, then the less delay between the idea of the thought and the receiving of it.
Dear young people, we have seen that it is the Holy Spirit who brings about the wonderful communion of believers in Jesus Christ. True to his nature as giver and gift alike, he is even now working through you. Let unifying love be your measure; abiding love your challenge; self-giving love your mission!
Never violate the sacredness of your individual self-respect.
Be true to your own mind and conscience, your heart and your soul. So only can you be true to God.
I love my husband very much. I knew it was real true love because I felt like I could be myself around that person. Your true, true innermost authentic self, the stuff you don't let anyone else see, if you can be that way with that person, I think that that's real love.
People always say be true to yourself.
But that’s misleading, because there are two selves. There’s your short term self, and there’s your long term self. And if you’re only true to your short term self, your long term self slowly decays.
Rely on yourself, and be true to who you are.
What's unique about you is what will take you far. Don't look to others to say you're okay. You know it--so believe it!-- show your own self the way.