Again, our marriage problems are not really marriage problems. They are heart problems. They are God problems. Our lack of intimacy with God causes a void that we try to fill with the frailest of substitutes. Like wealth or pleasure. Like fame or respect. Like people. Like marriage.— Francis Chan
Craziest Fill The Void quotations
I am choosing happiness over suffering. I'm making space for the unknown future to fill up my life with yet-to-come surprises.
When you haven't found inner meaning, you will always substitute outer performance. It's the only way to fill that void, that sense of significance - that I am significant. So almost the degree of outer performance can, in many cases, mirror the lack of inner alignment.
Our mission on earth is to recognize the void - inside and outside of us - and fill it.
Dont fill you head with worries, there wont be room for anything else
If you give up on the idea that your voice can make a difference, then other voices will fill the void
In so far as one denies what is, one is possessed by what is not, the compulsions, the fantasies, the terrors that flock to fill the void.
I had a void, God. Filled with whores & with blunts. I ain't have choice God I was born in the slums
Jobs fill your pocket, adventures fill your soul.
Youth always tries to fill the void, an old man learns to live with it.
The void created by the failure to communicate is soon filled with poison, drivel and misrepresentation.
Change is the end result of all true learning.
Change involves three things: First, a dissatisfaction with self -- a felt void or need; second, a decision to change to fill the void or need; and third, a conscious dedication to the process of growth and change -- the willful act of making the change, doing something.
The government will one day be corrput and filled with liars and the people will flock to the one who tells the truth.
Books are totally useless unless you take their advice.
If you just keep reading them, thinking "that's so insightful! that changes everything," but never actually doing anything different, then pretty quickly the feeling will wear off and you'll start searching for another book to fill the void.
A certain something, he felt, had managed to work its way in through a tiny opening and was trying to fill a blank space inside him. The void was not one that she had made. It had always been there inside him. She had merely managed to shine a special light on it.
We [people] all need each other. Gangs do try to fill that void - but they can't do what healthy, balanced, and coherent families and communities can do. Let's strengthen our core relationships from the start - and all the way through a young person's life. This is the best way to avoid the growth of deadly and crime-involved gangs.
If you are filled with pride then you'll have no room for wisdom.
When you're scrambling to fill the void in your life and you feel like you're drowning... we all yearn to hear that one friend's voice, say: "You're going to get through this."
And can it be that in a world so full and busy the loss of one creature makes a void so wide and deep that nothing but the width and depth of eternity can fill it up!
Without the truth of the people, politics degenerates into mere spectacle and democracy declines, leaving demagoguery and cynicism to fill the void.
Oh, let the sun beat down upon my face, stars fill my dreams.
Voidness is that which stands right in the middle between this and that.
The void is all-inclusive, having no opposite--there is nothing which it excludes or opposes. It is living void, because all forms come out of it and whoever realizes the void is filled with life and power and the love of all beings.
The sports apparel industry was dominated by the big shoe companies.
But there was a void in apparel and I decided to fill it.
The eternal void is filled with infinite possibilities
No experience is wasted... Everything in life is happening to grow you up, to fill you up, to help you become more of who you were created to be.
It is grace that forms the void inside us and it is grace that can fill the void.
We live in a culture where everything is designed for our comfort or entertainment but nothing satisfies. At our core, we remain insatiable, constantly on the prowl for new commodities and pleasant sensations to fill the void.
Loss leaves us empty - but learn not to close your heart and mind in grief.
Allow life to replenish you. When sorrow comes it seems impossible - but new joys wait to fill the void.
She reads books as one would breathe air to fill up and live
If a scene isn't well written they'll drop your neckline to fill the void.
We become aware of the void as we fill it.
If you do not speak to your teens about the meaning of human sexuality and love, the world will fill the void of your silence with a very contrary message.
You are filled with endless potential and possibilities!
He felt as if his heart had dried up.
I needed her he thought. I needed someone like her to fill the void inside me. But I wasn’t able to fill the void inside her. Until the bitter end, the emptiness inside her was hers alone.
When you strip hope from people, it leaves a void, and that void needs to be filled. And very likely, that void is going to be filled by an ideology... Hope and faith are so connected. Now, when ideology connects with faith, the ideology becomes an item of faith, not a point of discussion.
I know something about dread myself, and appreciate the elaborate systems with which some people fill the void, appreciate all the opiates of the people, whether they are as accessible as alcohol and heroin and promiscuity or as hard to come by as faith in God or History.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not filling of a vessel.
People may need something to celebrate.
They need a context in which to celebrate things. They need something that fills the void that's left by the bankruptcy of religion and so forth.
Help and you will abolish apathy-the void that is so quickly filled by ignorance and evil.
I used to spend a lot of time at football training, but that time was later spent in amateur acting classes and my local youth theatre, in plays at school and after-school clubs. That filled the void.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
The unmarried woman seldom escapes a widowhood of the spirit.
There is sure to be some one, parent, brother, sister, friend, more comfortable to her than the day, with whom her life is so entwined that the wrench of parting leaves a torn void never entirely healed or filled.
When you feel WHOLE, things come to enhance your WHOLEness.
When you feel broken, things come to enhance your brokenness. That's why you CANNOT FILL A VOID. That's why the premise from which you attract your relationship is so important.
Sorrow has the fortunate peculiarity that it preys upon itself.
It dies of starvation. Since it is essentially an interruption of habits, it can be replaced by new habits. Constituting, as it does, a void, it is soon filled up by a real horror vacuum.
Curses are exacting, legal arrangements of the spiritual world.
Just like human contracts contain fine print and legally crafted language, satanic curses are filled with minutiae that required detailed voiding.
Pride, where wit fails, steps in to our defence, and fills up all the mighty void of sense.