115 Dependent Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of dependent quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about being dependent.

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The Most Famous Dependent Quotes (Best in 2024)

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We are not to be anxious about the unknown future or to fret about it. We are to live in a moment-by-moment dependence upon God. — James Montgomery Boice

Maturity comes in three stages: dependence, independence and interdependence — Jenna Jameson

... no man or woman should depend upon another for maintenance and necessaries. Family discord and social degradation will never end till each depends upon herself. — Anandi Gopal Joshi

Marriage is that relation between man and woman in which the independence is equal, the dependence mutual, and the obligation reciprocal. — Louis K. Anspacher

Interdependence is a choice only independent people can make — Stephen Covey

A humble person is not one who thinks little of himself, hangs his head and says, "I'm nothing." Rather, he is one who depends wholly on the Lord for everything, in every circumstance. — David Wilkerson

You can depend on no man, on no friend, but him who can depend on himself. — Johann Kaspar Lavater

Everything is a gift from God: it is only by recognizing this crucial dependence on the Creator that we will find freedom and peace. — Pope Benedict XVI

In the marriage union, the independence of the husband and wife will be equal, their dependence mutual, and their obligations reciprocal. — Lucretia Mott

Once we recognize our need for Jesus, then the building of our faith begins. It is a daily, moment-by-moment life of absolute dependence upon Him for everything — Catherine Marshall

Short Dependent Quotes

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  • Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all. — Alexander The Great
  • What we see depends mainly on what we look for. — Sir John Lubbock
  • Don't depend too much on anyone. — Ibn Taymiyyah
  • Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you. — Saint Augustine
  • Live without pretending, love without depending, listen without defending, speak without offending. — Drake
  • Whether life grinds a man down or polishes him depends on what he's made of. — Kathryn Kuhlman
  • We live in a society of an imposed forgetfulness, a society that depends on public amnesia. — Angela Davis
  • Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. — Buddha
  • Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans. — Jacques Yves Cousteau
  • Prayer is not so much an act as it is an attitude - an attitude of dependency, dependency upon God. — Arthur W. Pink

Dependent Image Quotes

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Dependent quote by Sir John Lubbock

What we see depends mainly on what we look for. — Sir John Lubbock

Dependent quote by Buddha

Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. — Buddha

Dependent quote by Marcus Aurelius

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts. — Marcus Aurelius

Dependent quote What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Dependent quote by John Gunther

All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast. — John Gunther

Dependent quote by Aristotle

Happiness depends upon ourselves. — Aristotle

Dependent quote by C. S. Lewis

Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose. — C. S. Lewis

Dependent quote by Voltaire

The comfort of the rich depends upon an abundant supply of the poor. — Voltaire

Dependent quote by Rabindranath Tagore

Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance. — Rabindranath Tagore

Dependent quote by Tom Lehrer

Life is like a piano. What you get out of it depends on how you play it. — Tom Lehrer

Dependent quote by Barbara Sher

The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act. — Barbara Sher

Dependent quote by Gautama Buddha

Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. — Gautama Buddha

Dependent quote by Warren Buffett

Never depend on single income. Make investment to create a second source. — Warren Buffett

Dependent quote by Thomas Kuhn

The answers you get depend upon the questions you ask. — Thomas Kuhn

Dependent quote by Laurence J. Peter

Don't believe in miracles -- depend on them. — Laurence J. Peter

Dependent quote by Anita Moorjani

Love yourself like your life depends on it, because it does. — Anita Moorjani

Dependent quote by Honore de Balzac

All happiness depends on courage and work. — Honore de Balzac

Dependent quote by Mark Twain

You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. — Mark Twain

Dependent quote by Edward Bach

Health depends on being in harmony with our souls — Edward Bach

Dependent quote by Zig Ziglar

Ability is important in our quest for success, but dependability is critical. — Zig Ziglar

Dependent quote by Laurence J. Peter

Don't believe in miracles - depend on them. — Laurence J. Peter

Dependent quote Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.
Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.

Not Dependent Quotes

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We must pray without tiring, for the salvation of mankind does not depend upon material success . . . but on Jesus alone. — Frances Xavier Cabrini

Moral principles do not depend on a majority vote. Wrong is wrong, even if everybody is wrong. Right is right, even if nobody is right. — Fulton J. Sheen

History shows that it does not matter who is in power or what revolutionary forces take over the government, those who have not learned to do for themselves and have to depend solely on others never obtain any more rights or privileges in the end than they had in the beginning. — Carter G. Woodson

Dependent quote Don't confuse my personality with my attitude... My personality is who I am, my
Don't confuse my personality with my attitude... My personality is who I am, my attitude depends on who you are...

It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it. — Upton Sinclair

Happiness and suffering do not depend on being poor or rich, they depend on having the right or wrong understanding in our mind. — Ajahn Chah

The prosperity of a country depends, not on the abundance of its revenues, nor on the strength of its fortifications, nor on the beauty of its public buildings; but it consists in the number of its cultivated citizens, in its men of education, enlightenment and character. — Martin Luther

Dependent quote The future depends on what we do in the present.
The future depends on what we do in the present.

I have concluded the evident existence of God, and that my existence depends entirely on God in all the moments of my life, that I do not think that the human spirit may know anything with greater evidence and certitude. — Rene Descartes

God does not begin by asking us about our ability, but only about our availability, and if we then prove our dependability, he will increase our capability. — Neal A. Maxwell

A team is not made up of isolated individuals. Always stay in the game. Don't be passive. Football is a team game. No one plays alone. Success depends on your whole team being a single unit. — Pele

Prevailing prayer is that which secures an answer. Saying prayers is not offering prevailing prayer. The prevalence of prayer does not depend so much on quantity as on quality. — Charles Grandison Finney

Being Dependent Quotes

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How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these. — George Washington Carver

My solitude doesn’t depend on the presence or absence of people; on the contrary, I hate who steals my solitude without, in exchange, offering me true company. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Happiness doesn't depend on what we have, but it does depend on how we feel toward what we have. We can be happy with little and miserable with much. — William D. Hoard

Dependent quote How deep is the mud? Depends on who you ask. We all go through the same stuff di
How deep is the mud? Depends on who you ask. We all go through the same stuff differently.

There will always be rocks in the road ahead of us. They will be stumbling blocks or stepping stones; it all depends on how you use them. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Education is a weapon the effect of which is determined by the hands which wield it, by who is to be struck down. — Joseph Stalin

Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results. — Dupree Jordan

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The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts. — Marcus Aurelius

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few. The future depends on what we do in the present — Mahatma Gandhi

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. — Benjamin Franklin

Try to understand what I am saying: everything is dependent on everything else, everything is connected, nothing is separate. Therefore everything is going in the only way it can go. If people were different everything would be different. They are what they are, so everything is as it is. — G. I. Gurdjieff

Self Dependent Quotes

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Discover yourself, otherwise you have to depend on other people's opinions who don't know themselves. — Osho

Yet the love we experience through other people is just a shadow of the love of the inner self. There is a sublime place inside us where love dwells. The love that pulses in the cave of the heart does not depend on anything outside. It does not expect anything. It is completely independent. — Swami Muktananda

Dependent quote

Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. — Gautama Buddha

Dependent quote The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.

Everybody in the world is seeking happiness - and there is one sure way to find it. That is by controlling your thoughts. Happiness doesn't depend on outward conditions. It depends on inner conditions. — Dale Carnegie

Not one ounce of my self worth depends on your acceptance of me. — Quincy Jones

We all have an internal life clock. Each day, we make decisions that cause the clock to tick over much faster or slower, depending on when & how much we eat, sleep & exercise. It's hard to be perfect but it helps to ask: What would my future self want me to do today? — David Sinclair

Dependent quote The future depends on what you do today.
The future depends on what you do today.

To believe that you depend on things and people for happiness is due to ignorance of your true nature; to know that you need nothing to be happy, except Self-knowledge, is wisdom. — Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

Life is not just eating, drinking, television and cinema...The human mind must be creative, must be self-generating ; it cannot depend on just gadgets to amuse itself. — Lee Kuan Yew

In order to realize our true self we must be willing to live without being dependent upon the opinion of others. — Bruce Lee

Our dependency makes slaves out of us, especially if this dependency is a dependency of our self-esteem. If you need encouragement, praise, pats on the back from everybody, then you make everybody your judge. — Fritz Perls

Never Be Dependent Quotes

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True reconciliation is never cheap, for it is based on forgiveness which is costly. Forgiveness in turn depends on repentance, which has to be based on an acknowledgment of what was done wrong, and therefore on disclosure of the truth. You cannot forgive what you do not know. — Desmond Tutu

Love is a state of Being. Your love is not outside; it is deep within you. You can never lose it, and it cannot leave you. It is not dependent on some other body, some external form. — Eckhart Tolle

If the General Government should be left dependent on the State Legislatures, it would be happy for us if we had never met in this room. — John Dickinson

Dependent quote If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a prob
If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.

Depend on yourself and you'll never be let down. — Madhuri Dixit

But it will depend on young people like you being open to new ideas and new possibilities. And it will require young people like you never to stereotype or assume the worst about other people. — Barack Obama

You may be always victorious if you will never enter into any contest where the issue does not wholly depend upon yourself. — Epictetus

If Shakespeare had never existed, he asked, would the world have differed much from what it is today? Does the progress of civilization depend upon great men? Is the lot of the average human being better now that in the time of the Pharaohs? — Virginia Woolf

The financial benefits of prefabrication have never been as large as its advocates predicted, for although some labor costs can be reduced by machine manufacturing, on-site assembly of any building still depends to some extent on the handwork of skilled craftsmen. — Martin Filler

I think about never letting anybody get the ball in my zone, about being tough. If the ball is taken away from me, I'm the first one to take it back. You can rise to higher levels depending on your level of pride. — Shannon Higgins-Cirovski

To understand The signs that stars compose, we need depend Only on stars that are entirely there And the apparent space between them. There Never need be lines between them, puzzling Our sense of what is what. — John Hollander

I Am Not Dependent Quotes

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But the very act of pausing in a busy day to pray is an act of weakening pride in my life, acknowledging that I am a dependent creature. I am not self sufficient. — C. J. Mahaney

And I am a conservative. Sometimes conservatives forget we are supposed to conserve, to save, to be efficient. Plus our dependence on other sources of energy is causing our country to not be independent and to really be vulnerable. So this is a security issue. — Zach Wamp

I focus on Islamic applied ethics in many fields, and here I am saying that coming back to the Qu'ran and the sunnah as our reference point does not mean that we depend for our ethics on 'Islam as opposed to the others'. — Tariq Ramadan

I'm having a bad day. I am not size six. My legs are not skinny as sticks, and dammit, someone's got to pay. I'm afraid that I can't satisfy myself and that my happiness depends on someone else. I feel weak, so you're gonna take the fall. You're so shallow. — Jewel

I am not among those who fear the people. They, and not the rich, are our dependence for continued freedom. — Thomas Jefferson

I never stay with people and I never look people up when I travel. I depend more on just chance meetings. The advantage is that people don't know who I am. I meet people casually and they're not doing me a big favor because I'm going to write something. — Paul Theroux

I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances. — Martha Washington

I am not committed in any way to the traditional concept of character - the concept of "character trait" as involving predictable behavior. I am committed to a view in the neighborhood - the view that the moral worth of one's actions depends on the quality of will expressed in them. — Nomy Arpaly

We have become so dependent on technology. I am not fond of technology myself, and I do not have a smart phone. — Shinobu Yaguchi

I think it's flattering when people say I'm a role model, but I don't think I am. It depends on your outlook on the word 'role model.' I'm not perfect or anything. I just consider it a great compliment. — Mandy Moore

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Read quotes by Ibn Taymiyyah

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Read quotes by Jacques Yves Cousteau

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Kathryn Kuhlman
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More Dependent Quotes

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Dependent quote by Philip Zimbardo

Academic success depends on research and publications. — Philip Zimbardo

Dependent quote by Voltaire

It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence. — Voltaire

Dependent quote by T. B. Joshua

What is possible for you in Christ Jesus depends on your capacity to believe. — T. B. Joshua

Dependent quote by Ray Bradbury

Insanity is relative. It depends on who has who locked in what cage. — Ray Bradbury

Dependent quote by Leo Tolstoy

Everything depends on upbringing. — Leo Tolstoy

Dependent quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The character of every act depends upon the circumstances in which it is done. — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Dependent quote by Daniel Carter Beard

We must depend upon the Boy Scout Movement to produce the MEN of the future. — Daniel Carter Beard

Dependent quote by R. D. Laing

Whether life is worth living depends on whether there is love in life. — R. D. Laing

Dependent quote by Bob Jones, Sr.

The greatest ability is dependability. — Bob Jones, Sr.

Dependent quote by Mahatma Gandhi

The future depends on what we do in the present. — Mahatma Gandhi

The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do. — Galileo Galilei

Don’t depend too much on anyone in this world because even your own shadow leaves you when you are in darkness. — Ibn Taymiyyah

Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you. — Konstantin Stanislavisky

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature. — Marcus Aurelius

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