I finally figured it out, I finally figured out how to find some peace and happiness. I sure would hate for the man upstairs to take me now. But at least I did figure it out.— Lewis Grizzard
Fantastic Finding Peace quotations
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
You'll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart.
He who keeps his heart near God will find peace and tranquility, whilst he who gives his heart to the people will find restlessness and apprehension.
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity.
From discord find harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
From the world’s perspective, there are many places you can go to find comfort. But there is only one place you will find a hand to catch your tears and a heart to listen to your every longing. True peace comes only from God.
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.
The planet does not need more "successful people". The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lover of all kinds.
Collectively, we have all it takes to create a just and peaceful world, but we must work together and share our talents. We all need one another to find happiness within ourselves and within the world.
If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.
Be honest with yourself. The world is not honest with you. The world loves hypocrisy. When you are honest with yourself you find the road to inner peace.
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.
Peace is within oneself to be found in the same place as agitation and suffering. It is not found in a forest or on a hilltop, nor is it given by a teacher. Where you experience suffering, you can also find freedom from suffering. Trying to run away from suffering is actually to run toward it.
Desire to see God, be fearful of losing Him, and find joy in everything that can lead to Him. If you act in this way, you will always live in great peace.
When I observe myself and find that I am generating anger, ill will, or animosity, I realize that I am the first victim of the hatred or animosity I am generating within myself. Only afterwards do I start harming others. And if I am free from these negativities, nature or God Almighty starts rewarding me: I feel so peaceful.
When you start seeing your worth, you'll find it harder to stay around people who don't.
We must fight against the spirit of unconscious cruelty with which we treat the animals. Animals suffer as much as we do. True humanity does not allow us to impose such sufferings on them. It is our duty to make the whole world recognize it. Until we extend our circle of compassion to all living things, humanity will not find peace.
Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
If you do not find peace within, you will not find it anywhere else.
The Goal of Life is the attainment of Peace and not the achievement of power, name, fame and wealth.
The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.
You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
We cannot have peace among men whose hearts find delight in killing any living creature.
My mission, should I choose to accept it, is to find peace with exactly who and what I am. To take pride in my thoughts, my appearance, my talents, my flaws and to stop this incessant worrying that I can’t be loved as I am.
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.
May tender memories soften your grief, May fond recollection bring you relief, And may you find comfort and peace in the thought Of the joy that knowing your loved one brought... For time and space can never divide Or keep your loved one from your side. When memory paints in colors true, the happy hours that belonged to you.
Ego says, "Once everything falls into place, I'll feel peace".
Spirit says, "Find your peace, and then everything will fall into place".
I know you think my life is good 'cause my diamond piece, But my life been good since I started finding peace.
If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present.
Once you find that peace, that place of peace and quiet, harmony and confidence, that's when you start playing your best.
I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that's as unique as a fingerprint - and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.
Peace doesn't come from finding a lake with no storms. It comes from having Jesus in the boat.
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
Twenty seconds before a race, there's absolute focus.
The key thing is to achieve relaxation, but at the same to have absolute total control. You've got to find the balance between being totally ready to go and being really at peace with yourself as well.
The answer lies within ourselves. If we can't find peace and happiness there, it's not going to come from the outside.
You must be willing to leave the life that you planned in order to find the one waiting for you.
In the future no human being is to find peace in the enjoyment of happiness if others beside him are unhappy.
When I came back to the United States, I decided that if you could use propaganda for war, you could certainly use it for peace. And "propaganda" got to be a bad word because of the Germans using it, so what I did was to try and find some other words so we found the word "councelor of public relations".
When you've seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there.
When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.
Money cannot buy peace of mind. It cannot heal ruptured relationships, or build meaning into a life that has none.
If men can develop weapons that are so terrifying as to make the thought of global war include almost a sentence for suicide, you would think that man's intelligence and his comprehension... would include also his ability to find a peaceful solution.
If he cannot stop the mind that seeks after fame and profit, he will spend his life without finding peace.
Looking for peace is like looking for a turtle with a mustache: You won't be able to find it. But when your heart is ready, peace will come looking for you.
When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down happy.