quote by Spencer W. Kimball

Life gives to all the choice. You can satisfy yourself with mediocrity if you wish. You can be common, ordinary, dull, colorless, or yyou can channel your life so that it will be clean, vibrant, useful, progressive, colorful, and rich.

— Spencer W. Kimball

Inspiring Colorless quotations

Of course, errors are not good for a chess game, but errors are unavoidable and in any case, a game without ant errors, or as they say 'flawless game' is colorless.

How you act, walk, look and talk is all part of Hip Hop culture.

And the music is colorless. Hip Hop music is made from Black, brown, yellow, red and white.

You can hide memories, but you can’t erase the history that produced them.

Love is the force that leaves you colorless

The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.

Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.

Life is too short to leave your walls bare or colorless.

Unless you like bare and colorless then it is fine.

I never knew how empty the world could be, how colorless, until I tried to live in it without you

Some things in life are too complicated to explain in any language.

As we go through life we gradually discover who we are, but the more we discover, the more we lose ourselves.

First of all there will appear to you, swifter than lightning, the luminous splendor of the colorless light of Emptiness, and that will surround you on all sides. ...Try to submerge yourself in that light, giving up all belief in a separate self, all attachment to your illusory ego.

She was moved by a kind of commiseration.

.. a pity for that colorless existence which never uplifted its possessor beyond the region of blind contentment, in which no moment of anguish ever visited her soul, in which she would never have the taste of life's delirium.

If you are weak, dependent upon others, inclined to allow yourself to be dominated by opinion, to take root wherever you see a little soil, make for yourself a shield that will resist everything, for if you yield to your weaker nature you will not grow, you will dry up like a dead plant, and you will bear neither fruit nor flowers.

Walking on the moon is now something that people used to do, in the distant past, like macramé, decoupage and the Hustle.... There will just be the pictures, then, as we saw them in the summer of '69, ghostly and blurry, colorless and incomprehensible, an infant's glimpse of a new world.

One heart is not connected to another through harmony alone.

They are, instead, linked deeply through their wounds

Music is colorless. It's for everybody, it's for the world, it's for everybody to enjoy.

Scott-there's nothing in the world I want but you-and your precious love.

All the material things are nothing. I'd just hate to live in a sordid, colorless existence-because you'd soon love less-and less-and I'd do anything-anything-to keep your heart for my own-I don't want to live-I want to love first and live incidentally.

It should surprise no one that the life of the writer - such as it is - is colorless to the point of sensory deprivation. Many writers do little else but sit in small rooms recalling the real world.

Make definite assertions. Avoid tame, colorless, hesitating, non-committal language.

Colors are primordial ideas, children of the aboriginal colorless light and its counterpart, colorless darkness Light, that first phenomenon of the world, reveals to us the spirit and the living soul of the world through colors.

One of my contemporaries, a colorless chap who worked much harder at his law studies, is now Prime Minister.

Even for the people who are color-blind to any degree, I believe their experience would also be affected [ in Lords of Rainbow ] if everyone else too only perceived the world in colorless monochrome.

This is an area where North Carolina does excel.

I have known more colorful North Carolina political figures than I have colorless ones.

If you go through any newspaper or magazine and look for active, kicking verbs in the sentences, you will realize that this lack of well used verbs is the main trouble with modern English writing. Almost all nonfiction nowadays is written in a sort of pale, colorless sauce of passives and infinitives, motionless and flat as paper.

When I sing, I don't want them to see that my face is black.

I don't want them to see that my face is white. I want them to see my soul. And that is colorless.

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, - always do what you are afraid to do.

Rich meanings of the prophet-Spring adorn, / Unseen, this colorless sky of folded showers, / And folded winds...

But all the long speeches, all the interminable days and hours that people had spent talking about my soul, had left me with the impression of a colorless swirling river that was making me dizzy.

It would be a colorless world if each individual did not secretly believe himself superior to almost everyone else.

What is termed Sin is an essential element of progress.

Without it the world would stagnate, or grow old, or become colorless. By its curiosity Sin increases the experience of the race. Through its intensified assertion of individualism it saves us from monotony of type. In its rejection of the current notions about morality, it is one with the higher ethics.

When man has come to the Turnstiles of Night, all the creeds in the world seem to him wonderfully alike and colorless.

Girls like you are responsible for all the tiresome colorless marriages;

all those ghastly inefficiencies that pass as feminine qualities. What a blow it must be when a man with imagination marries the beautiful bundle of clothes that he's been building ideals around, and finds that she's just a weak, whining, cowardly mass of affectations!

Mankind flung its advance agents ever outward, ever outward.

Eventually it flung them out into space, into the colorless, tasteless, weightless sea of outwardness without end. It flung them like stones.

I had a very colorless background, and when I left Ohio and moved to England, nobody knew who I was and I had a real freedom. I could be free to experiment and experience things and I liked that a lot.