Do not be proud of wealth, people, relations and friends, or youth. All these are snatched by time in the blink of an eye. Giving up this illusory world, know and attain the Supreme.— Adi Shankara
Astounding Blink quotations
Always tell someone how you feel, because opportunities are lost in the blink of an eye but regrets can last for a lifetime.
Don't compare your life to others. You have no idea what they have been through.
Why do they not teach you that time is a finger snap and an eye blink, and that you should not allow a moment to pass you by without taking joyous, ecstatic note of it, not wasting a single moment of its swift, breakneck circuit?
We hardly ever realize that we can cut anything out of our lives, anytime, in the blink of an eye.
Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie.
Don't save it for a special occasion; today is special.
Sixth sense, six pack, six degrees of separation / My evil third eye blinks with no hesitation
In the blink of an eye, something happens by chance - when you least expect it - sets you on a course that you never planned, into a future you never imagined.
The story of life is quicker then the blink of an eye, the story of love is hello, goodbye.
In the blink of an eye everything can change.
So forgive often and love with all your heart. You may not have that chance again.
Without dignity our lives are only blinks of duration.
But if we manage to lead a good life well, we create something more. We write a subscript to our mortality. We make our lives tiny diamonds in the cosmic sands.
If you look at how long the Earth has been here, we're living in the blink of an eye. So, whatever it is you want to do, you go out and do it.
I look back and half of Ramadan is over in the blink of an eye.
Before I know I'll be saying that about my entire life
Ready comprehension is often a knee-jerk response and the most dangerous form of understanding. It blinks an opaque screen over your ability to learn. The judgmental precedents of law function that way, littering your path with dead ends. Be warned. Understand nothing. All comprehension is temporary.
The past is only the future with the lights on
I will act now. I will act now. I will act now. Henceforth, I will repeat these words each hour, each day, everyday, until the words become as much a habit as my breathing, and the action which follows becomes as instinctive as the blinking of my eyelids.
We are all instruments pulling the bows across our own lungs.
Windmills, still startling in every storm. Have you ever seen a newborn blinking at the light? I wanna do that every day. I wanna know what the kite called itself when it got away, when it escaped into the night.
If we are to learn to improve the quality of the decisions we make, we need to accept the mysterious nature of our snap judgments.
Have you ever heard of the theory of relativity?" Artemis blinked.
"Is this a joke? I have traveled through time, Doctor. I think I know a little something about relativity.
Everything can change in the blink of an eye. But don't worry; God never blinks.
Don't compare yourself to others you have no idea what their journey is all about.
The key to good decision making is not knowledge.
It is understanding. We are swimming in the former. We are desperately lacking in the latter.
You think you can destroy the planet? What intoxicating vanity.
. . . . We've been residents here for the blink of an eye. If we're gone tomorrow, the earth will not miss us.
I applaud anyone who thinks I'm good-looking and invite them into my world.
Nature is not affected by finance. If someone offered you ten thousand dollars to let them touch your eyeball without blinking, you would never collect the money. At the very last moment, Nature would force you to blink your eye. Nature will protect her own.
I might be a dork, but I don't want to be a jerk.
He's Black Council," I said. "Or maybe stupid," Ebenezar countered. I thought about it. "Not sure which is scarier." Ebenezar blinked at me, then snorted. "Stupid, Hoss. Every time. Only so many blackhearted villains in the world, and they only get uppity on occasion. Stupid's everywhere, every day.
Measured against eternity, our time on earth is just a blink of an eye, but the consequences of it will last forever.
What is your peace all about? What is your comfort all about? Where do you get your love? Where do you get your talents? And I can turn to them and say without blinking, ‘Jesus Christ.’
Life is a vapor. It passes in the blink of an eye.
Be eccentric now. Don't wait for old age to wear purple.
The writers job is to get naked, To hide nothing.
To look away from nothing. To look at it. To not blink. To be not embarrassed or shamed of it. Strip it down and lets get down to where the blood is, the bone is. Instead of hiding it with clothes and all kinds of other stuff, luxury!
Life can change in the blink of an eye.
All you have is right now. So don’t ever put off telling someone how you feel about them, don’t assume that they know, because they might not and it might be too late.
A perception, sudden as blinking, that subject and object are one, will lead to a deeply mysterious understanding; and by this understanding you will awaken to the truth.
Amos sipped his coffee. "Sorry if that distubed you. Khufu's very picky. He only eats foods that end in -o. Doritos, burritos, flamingos." I blinked. "Did you say-" "Carter," Sadie warned. She looked a little queasy, like she'd already had this conversation. "Don't ask.
Free-market capitalism, in the blink of an eye, was gutted and replaced by an oligopoly.