If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.— James Herriot
Lavish Better Off quotations
Silence is better than bullshit.
Life is too precious to waste it with the wrong person.
You're better off alone until the right one comes along.
Do not let yourself be bothered by the inconsequential.
One has only so much time in this world, so devote it to the work and the people most important to you, to those you love and things that matter. One can waste half a lifetime with people one doesn't really like, or doing things when one would be better off somewhere else.
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.
Move fast, take risks, it's okay to try big things you're better off trying something and having it not work and learning from that than having not done anything at all.
According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking.
Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you're better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.
I think if women put some more of the time and money they put on their heads in their heads, they’d be better off.
No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.
Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.
The world would be better off if people tried to become better.
And people would become better if they stopped trying to become better off. For when everybody tries to become better off, nobody is better off. But when everybody tries to become better, everybody is better off.
It's better to be pissed off than pissed on.
A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arrogant.
We should cease to talk about vague and unreal objectives such as human rights, the raising of the living standards, and democratization. The day is not far off when we are going to have to deal in straight power concepts. The less we are then hampered by idealistic slogans, the better.
The more people who own little businesses of their own, the safer our country will be, and the better off its cities and towns; for the people who have a stake in their country and their community are its best citizens.
Showing off is what you do when your are simply better than everybody else.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
As a woman you are better off in life earning your own money.
You couldn't prevent your husband from leaving you or taking another wife, but you could have some of your dignity if you didn't have to beg him for financial support.
Women's tennis is getting faster and the girls are getting more athletic, so I need to push myself to become a better athlete. I think 2013 showed me, like a few other years how important being healthy is and how I must listen to my body. During this off season I have been a little smarter on how I train and how I treat my body.
Are you better off today than you were four years ago?
The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.
I compare myself to a good barn. You can have a good barn, and if you paint it, it looks a little better. But if you take the paint off, it's still a good barn.
Faith is better understood as a verb than as a noun, as a process than as a possession. It is an on-again-off-again rather than once-and-for-all. Faith is not being sure where you're going but going anyway. A journey without maps. Tillich says that doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.
I've found that all weak people share a basic obsession - they fixate on the idea of satisfaction. Anywhere you go men and women are like crows drawn by shiny objects. For some folks, the shiny objects are other people, and you'd be better off developing a drug habit.
It is better to walk alone, than with a crowd going in the wrong direction.
The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.
We don't want to act like adults. Anybody who can stay in a state of adolescence will be much better off later on. Look at people who are working nine-to-five jobs out of college, and look at professional skateboarders or guys in punk bands. See who's having more fun.
I started practicing yoga. I started learning some hands-on healing stuff. And I found really good chiropractors, really good massage therapists, and what I found is I've been able to actually peel off layers of trauma on my body and actually move better now than I did.
If you want something, you better make some noise.
Just the responsibility of wanting to see my mother have a better life;
making sure my sister had a better life. I went ahead and accepted that responsibility when I was young and it paid off. That was really the only goal.
As a society, we've learned that we're all better off when everyone is included in the opportunities of this great nation.
The more I have to do, the better off I am.
I'm not really one to sit around and relax and take it easy. I always like having something to do. Even though I'm not competing, I'm going to be making a lot of appearances, doing guest posings and seminars.
Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.
The Great Spirit will not make me suffer because I am ignorant.
He will put me in a place where I shall be better off than in this world.
When you go through a loss, a disappointment or a bad break up, don't expect to come out the same. Expect to come out better off than you were before.
Nothing focuses the mind better than the constant sight of a competitor who wants to wipe you off the map.
If you are more fortunate than others, it is better to build a longer table than a taller fence.
An actor is an actor is an actor. The less personality an actor has off stage the better. A blank canvas on which to draw the characters he plays.
This country was a lot better off when the Indians were running it.
Do what you want as long as its paying off for you.
But once its become a liability, then something is wrong and you better find out what it is.
There is nothing outside of yourself that can ever enable you to get better, stronger, richer, quicker, or smarter. Everything is whithin. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself.
Love what you do. Believe in your instincts. And you'd better be able to pick yourself up and brush yourself off every day.
A democracy exists whenever those who are free and are not well-off, being in the majority, are in sovereign control of government, an oligarchy when control lies with the rich and better-born, these being few.
I'm better off not socializing. I make a better impression if I'm not around.
A book in a man's brain is better off than a book bound in calf - at any rate it is safer from criticism.
Let's try and bring out the best in all of us and a positive vision of working together to solve big problems, to recognize that, yes, all is not right, things need to be fixed. We're better off solving things by working together than by pointing fingers at other people.