quote by Mehmet Murat Ildan

There is a hidden message in every waterfall. It says, if you are flexible, falling will not hurt you!

— Mehmet Murat Ildan

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Flexible quote An unbending tree is easily broken.
An unbending tree is easily broken.

If your spine is inflexibly stiff at 30, you are old.

IF it is completely flexible at 60, you are young.

You are only as young as your spine is flexible.

Flexible quote Be clear about your goal but be flexible about the process of achieving it.
Be clear about your goal but be flexible about the process of achieving it.

Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless - like water.

The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.


Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.

Flexible quote Be stubborn about your goals, and flexible about your methods.
Be stubborn about your goals, and flexible about your methods.

The mental flexibility of the wise man permits him to keep an open mind and enables him to readjust himself whenever it becomes necessary for a change.

The human capacity for burden is like bamboo- far more flexible than you'd ever believe at first glance.

Let no one think that flexibility and a predisposition to compromise is a sign of weakness or a sell-out.

Flexible quote In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Creative people are curious, flexible, and independent with a tremendous spirit and a love of play.


I describe family values as responsibility towards others, increase of tolerance, compromise, support, flexibility. And essentially the things I call the silent song of life-the continuous process of mutual accommodation without which life is impossible.

Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach.

Flexible quote Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup
Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put it in the teapot, it becomes the teapot. Water can flow or it can crash. Be water my friend.

True spirit of Judo is nothing but the gentle and diligent free spirit.

Judo rests on flexible action of mind and body. The word flexible however never means weakness but something more like adaptability and openmindedness. Gentleness always overcomes strength.

There are probably some things I could do to keep my flexibility up, but I'd rather smoke, drink diet Cokes and eat.

Instead of trying to cover the whole world with leather, put on some sandals.


Breathing in, I calm body and mind. Breathing out, I smile. Dwelling in the present moment I know this is the only moment.

If you don't like change, you're going to like irrelevance even less.

The mind of an enlightened human being is flexible and adaptable.

The mind of the ignorant person is conditioned and fixed.

True flexibility can be achieved only when all muscles are uniformly developed

All work and no play doesn't just make Jill and Jack dull, it kills the potential of discovery, mastery, and openness to change and flexibility and it hinders innovation and invention.


True health begins with your thoughts.

Thinking about comfort, strength, flexibility and youthfulness attracts those qualities into your life and body. Dwelling on illness, fear, disease and pain does just the opposite. Your work is to notice and change your thoughts and move them in the direction of health and happiness.

Physical education for the body to be effective must be rigorous and detailed, far sighted and methodological. This will be translated into habits. These habits should be controlled and disciplined, while remaining flexible enough to adapt themselves to circumstances and to the needs of growth and development of the being.

Life at any time can become difficult: life at any time can become easy.

It all depends upon how one adjusts oneself to life.

For ballroom dancing, remember that your partners have their own distinctive styles also. Cultivate flexibility. Be able to adapt your style to that of your partner. In doing so, you are not surrendering your individuality, but blending it with that of your partner.

Be like a child - clear, loving, spontaneous, infinitely flexible and ready each moment to wonder and accept a miracle.


My mother always says, "The bamboo that bends is stronger than the oak.

" I can be very focused and determined. But, I can also be very stubborn. Be flexible be nuanced.

Plans must be simple and flexible....They must be made by the people who execute them.

Once we see that everything is impermanent and ungraspable and that we create a huge amount of suffering if we are attached to things staying the same, we realize that relaxing and letting go is a wiser way to live. Letting go does not mean not caring about things. It means caring about them in a flexible and wise way.

Sometimes you need to stay in touch but be out of reach.

The conscience is the most flexible material in the world.

Today you cannot stretch it over a mole hill; while tomorrow it can hide a mountain.


People who have faith in life are like swimmers who entrust themselves to a rushing river. They neither abandon themselves to its current nor try to resist it. Rather, they adjust their every movement to the watercourse, use it with purpose and skill, and enjoy the adventure.

Yes, flexibility of body and physical perfection for Yogasana is important.

However more important is the state of your mind, Meditative mind. Your flexibility might be excellent but if your mind is not attentive, you are merely doing some physical exercise, not Yoga.

God help us from those who believe that they are the sole possessors of truth.

How we manage at times to agree willingly to become prisoners within our own minds and souls of beliefs and ideas on which we can never be flexible.

To be a tennis champion, you have to be inflexible.

You have to be stubborn. You have to be arrogant. You have to be selfish and self-absorbed. Kind of tunnel vision almost.

I like girls who are self-deprecating.

I like girls who make fun of themselves. If you can't poke fun at yourself, what are you? I just want someone with a good soul. That's about it. The rest I'm really flexible on.

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