Come hell or high water you will never take me back to the place I was before. I have been through too much to let life whoop me again. My faith is stronger than it's ever been, my mind is more tenacious than it's ever been, my soul is more absolute.— T. D. Jakes
Mind-blowing Everly quotations
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
I have written a song that says: If you ever lose someone dear to you, never say the words, "They're gone," and they'll come back.
The woman who follows the crowd will usually go on further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.
No real change in history has ever been achieved by discussions.
If you hear the dogs, keep going. If you see the torches in the woods, keep going. If there's shouting after you, keep going. Don't ever stop. Keep going. If you want a taste of freedom, keep going.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you'd ever imagined. Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself
The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life what I wanted to die.
A man from Iowa or Illinois will say 'I'm from the Middle West'.
.a Georgian or a Mississipian may admit to being merely a Southerner...but no Texan, given the opportunity, ever said otherwise than 'I'm from Texas'.
This life is the only hell believers will ever know.
But for those who die in their sins, this is their only heaven.
Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for weakness. Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
Horses are very keen on body language, and what I refer to as “presence”, and expression. They know quite a bit about you before you ever get to ‘em. They can read things about you clear across an arena.
They say time is money but really it's not If we ever go broke, then time is all we got And we can't make that back, no you can't make that back
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.
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.
The bond with a dog is as lasting as the ties of this earth can ever be.
Every moment of life is unique-a kiss, a sunset, a dance, a joke.
None will ever recur in quite the same way. Each happens only once in the history of the universe.
A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.
Light-enchanted sunflower, thou Who gazest ever true and tender On the sun's revolving splendour.
Nothing good ever comes from worrying or sitting there feeling sorry for yourself... Keep positive and keep pushing on and things will turn good.
Mankind invented the atomic bomb, but no mouse would ever construct a mousetrap.
People don't realize that now is all there ever is; There is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind.
I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else.
I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know the reason why it was put up.
I enjoy the sari. I think it's the sexiest garment ever. It shows you the right amount, it covers the right amount, it's extremely versatile, it suits every body type, it suits every face.
Doubt kills more dreams that failure ever will.
Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.
Verily, I constantly renew my Islam until this very day, as up to now, I do not consider myself to have ever been a good Muslim.
None of us, including me, ever do great things.
But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful.
No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is.
I am an African. I owe my being to the hills and the valleys, the mountains and the glades, the rivers, the deserts, the trees, the flowers, the seas and the ever-changing seasons that define the face of our native land.
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and awe, the oftener and more steadily we reflect on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.
There is nothing outside of yourself. That can ever enable you to get better, stronger, richer, quicker or smarter. Everything is within. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself.
One of my favorite quotes ever was from Slash from Guns and Roses and he said 'to be truly iconic, you need to be able to recognized in a silhouette'
The wolf will never lose sleep, worrying about the feelings of sheep.
But no-one ever told the sheep, that they outnumber the wolves.
I want you any way I can get you. Not because you’re beautiful or clever or kind or adorable, although devil knows you’re all those things. I want you because there’s no one else like you, and I don’t ever want to start a day without seeing you.
It is surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feeling toward themselves, and if you are not comfortable within yourself, you can't be comfortable with others.
If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.
You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest, and most beautiful person I have ever known—and even that is an understatement.
Today is the oldest you've ever been, and the youngest you'll ever be again. Keep the child in You alive
Have you ever sent a loved son on vacation, and had him returned to you in a pine box, so horribly battered and water-logged that someone needs to tell you this sickening sight is your son, lynched?
Work harder than anybody you've ever seen. That's what I believe.