If the first woman God ever made was strong enough to turn the world upside down all alone, these women together ought to be able to turn it back, and get it right side up again! And now they is asking to do it, the men better let them.— Sojourner Truth
Captivate Better Now quotations
Silence is better than bullshit.
Learn from yesterday, live for today.
I regard irreligious people as pioneers.
If there had been no priesthood the world would have advanced ten thousand times better than it has now.
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.
A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
Now that all your worry has proved such an unlucrative business. Why not find a better job.
What we now want is closer contact and better understanding between individuals and communities all over the earth, and the elimination of egoism and pride which is always prone to plunge the world into primeval barbarism and strife... Peace can only come as a natural consequence of universal enlightenment.
No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.
Jesus didn't wait until we got better to die for us.
He died when we were in our most unlovely state. The person who doesn't deserve love actually needs love more, not less. If you know someone unworthy of love, that's great! You now have a chance to emulate Christ, because the essence of His love is unconditional.
Each training session I'm getting better and better.
I have no other duties now, no worries, it's all about training, eating and sleeping. I have a lot more time and can put a lot more effort into training. I'm feeling better every day. As long as I'm feeling myself I'm definitely in no doubt I can go to the Olympics and win.
Your Honor, years ago I recognized my kinship with all living beings, and I made up my mind that I was not one bit better than the meanest on earth. I said then, and I say now, that while there is a lower class, I am in it, and while there is a criminal element I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.
A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arrogant.
I felt then, as I feel now, that the politicians who took us to war should have been given the guns and told to settle their differences themselves, instead of organizing nothing better than legalized mass murder.
If you are waiting for anything in order to live and love without holding back, then you suffer. Every moment is the most important moment of your life. No future time is better than now to let down your guard and love.
Two months ago I had a nice apartment in Chicago.
I had a good job. I had a son. When something happened to the Negroes in the South I said, `That's their business, not mine.' Now I know how wrong. I was. The murder of my son has shown me that what happens to any of us, anywhere in the world, had better be the business of us all.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
It has to start somewhere, it has to start sometime, what better place than here? What better time than now?
Good authors, too, who once knew better words now only use four-letter words writing prose... anything goes.
I think now, we in the international community are belatedly wanting to show our solidarity with the Somali peoples and also do our best to help them move to better times.
It is better to walk alone, than with a crowd going in the wrong direction.
I dance not to entertain but to help people better understand each other.
Because through dance I have experienced the wordless joy of freedom, I seek it more fully now for my people and for all people everywhere.
You can start right where you stand and apply the habit of going the extra mile by rendering more service and better service than you are now being paid for.
It's really important that we stop body shaming people online and on social media. The rude comments under pictures, comparing women in "who looks better" posts - all that does is force us to judge each other. It only sets us back and women, now more than ever, need to empower each other.
The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.
we are the ones we have been waiting for
And I hope that five years and 10 years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.
We are the ones we've been waiting for.
Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead, let life live through you. And do not worry that your life is turning upside down. How do you know that the side you are used to is better than the one to come? How Rumi Can Change Your Life?
Does he treat you with respect at all times? That's the first question.
The second question is, if he is the exact same person twenty years from now that he is today, would you still want to marry him? And finally, does he inspire to be a better person? You find someone you can answer yes to all three, then you've found a good man.
Christianity asserts that every individual human being is going to live for ever, and this must be either true or false. Now there are a good many things which would not be worth bothering about if I were going to live only seventy years, but which I had better bother about very seriously if I am going to live for ever.
I am sure there are many things better than a good cigar, but right now, I can't think of what they might be.
If you want something, you better make some noise.
God's way is better than your way. His plan is bigger than your plan. His dream for your life is more rewarding, more fulfilling, better than you've ever dreamed of. Now stay open and let God do it His way.
The blues are the roots and the other musics are the fruits.
It's better keeping the roots alive, because it means better fruits from now on. The blues are the roots of all American music. As long as American music survives, so will the blues.
When I have learned to love God better than my earthly dearest, I shall love my earthly dearest better than I do now.
Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.
The show is being changed right now, by the way.
Jeff Burke is doing it for the Magic Kingdom. And I think it will be better, with new birds, master of ceremonies, etc.
Whatever you habitually think yourself to be, that you are.
You must form, now, a greater and better habit; you must form a conception of yourself as a being of limitless power, and habitually think that you are that being. It is the habitual, not the periodical thought that decides your destiny.
If you want to take care of tomorrow, take better care of today.
We always live now. All we have to do is entrust ourselves to the life we now live.
If you are more fortunate than others, it is better to build a longer table than a taller fence.
At school my boobs were bigger than all my friends' and I was afraid to show them. Now, I feel they make my outfits look better. They're like an accessory.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Change doesn't have to be hard, and healing doesn't have to hurt.
Surely by now you know that every thing happens for a reason! There is something better awaiting you on the other side of this.
I liked you because you could make me smile.
I fell in love with you because you made me want to be a better person. Now that you're leaving me, what am I supposed to do?
AIDS is no longer a death sentence for those who can get the medicines.
Now it's up to the politicians to create the "comprehensive strategies" to better treat the disease.