Not everyone will be happy when you begin to better yourself. Those who are for you will not just celebrate in your triumphs, but they will also pray with you through your tribulations.— T. D. Jakes
Scandalous Better Life quotations
Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.
Today, Jesus stands ready to hear your cry and to answer prayer for you.
He is interested in every detail of your life. He knows you better than you know yourself.
When life seems hard, the courageous do not lie down and accept defeat;
instead, they are all the more determined to struggle for a better future.
Everything will eventually come to an end, So try to savor the moment, cause time flies, don't it? The beauty of life, you gotta make it last for the better, Cause nothin' lasts forever.
Realistic expectations for life are that we are going to be better today than we were yesterday, be better tomorrow than we were today. That's a plan for success. So [the key is] simple: just work.
Having sex is like playing bridge. If you don't have a good partner, you'd better have a good hand.
Your life will become better by making other lives better. It is not about you.
If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars.
Do you know what it's like going through life being better than everybody? It's hard.
Better to have a small role in God's story than to cast yourself as the lead in your own fiction.
You learn something out of everything, and you come to realize more than ever that we're all here for a certain space of time, and, and then it's going to be over, and you better make this count.
Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Learn from yesterday, live for today.
I felt that one had better die fighting against injustice than to die like a dog or rat in a trap. I had already determined to sell my life as dearly as possible if attacked. I felt if I could take one lyncher with me, this would even up the score a little bit.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Don't spend your precious time asking "Why isn't the world a better place?" It will only be time wasted. The question to ask is "How can I make it better?" To that there is an answer.
I know of no better life purpose than to perish in attempting the great and the impossible.
Life is beautiful. Cherish every moment even if you're stressed or hurt or whatnot. There's always tomorrow and it always gets better
With a defeat, when you lose, you get up, you make it better, you try again.
That's what I do in life, when I get down, when I get sick, I don't want to just stop. I keep going and I try to do more. Everyone always says never give up but you really have to take that to heart and really do never definitely give up. Keep trying.
It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.
In the beginning there was the word. The word was Jah. The word is in I, Jah is in I. I make what is good, better, and what is better, best. I follow this in every aspect of life.
It's better to be a lion for a day, than a sheep all your life.
It's better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.
It is better to be alone than in bad company.
I remained a socialist for several years, even after my rejection of Marxism;
and if there could be such a thing as socialism combined with individual liberty, I would be a socialist still. For nothing could be better than living a modest, simple, and free life in an egalitarian society.
In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer.
And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.
If you won't be better tomorrow than you were today, then what do you need tomorrow for?
Close friends are truly life's treasures.
Sometimes they know us better than we know ourselves. With gentle honesty, they are there to guide and support us, to share our laughter and our tears. Their presence reminds us that we are never really alone.
When a man is freed of religion, he has a better chance to live a normal and wholesome life.
Don't try to add more years to your life. Better add more life to your years.
Remember, when something leaves your life, God is making room for something much better to enter! Get ready!
Please remember, that even in your darkest moments, you still have the choice to focus your energy on the positive and create a better life.
It's called the pump, people - you got to experience it;
it's one of the better highs in life, you don't need to shoot up for it, you don't need to snort it. All you got to do is sweat for it.
It's better to be an optimist who is sometimes wrong than a pessimist who is always right