We must give up the silly idea of folding our hands and waiting on God to do everything for us. If God had intended for that, then he would not have given us a mind. Whatever you want in life, you must make up your mind to do it for yourself.— Marcus Garvey
Irresistibly Giving Everything quotations
If you want to fly, give up everything that weights you down.
Leadership consists of nothing but taking responsibility for everything that goes wrong and giving your subordinates credit for everything that goes well.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, it's what you are expected to give -- which is everything.
Nature never gives everything at once.
God is in control, and therefore in EVERYTHING I can give thanks - not because of the situation but because of the One who directs and rules over it.
Pain is nothing compared to what it feels like to quit.
Give everything you got today for tomorrow may never come.
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Improve the World Through Music.
If you want to fly give up everything that weighs you down.
There is no such thing as permanence at all.
Everything is constantly changing. Everything is in a flux. Because you cannot face the impermanence of all relationships, you invent sentiments, romance, and dramatic emotions to give them certainty. Therefore you are always in conflict.
If you believe it will work out , you'll see opportunities.
If you believe it won't you will see obstacles.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get--only with what you are expecting to give--which is everything.
Don't be scared to be ambitious. It's not a humiliation to have a high target and to fail. The real humiliation is to have a target and not to give everything to reach it.
If you don't feel challenged, it's because you're not doing enough.
Ballet should never feel comfortable. Comfortable is lazy! If you're comfortable when you dance, you're not pushing yourself hard enough. 100 % is not enough. You have to give 200%. One tendu takes years of hard work and will never be perfect. Everything in ballet is a challenge.
A lot of people, when a guy scores a lot of goals, think, 'He's a great player', because a goal is very important, but a great player is a player who can do everything on the field. He can do assists, encourage his colleagues, give them confidence to go forward. It is someone who, when a team does not do well, becomes one of the leaders.
The more you struggle to live, the less you live.
Give up the notion that you must be sure of what you are doing. Instead, surrender to what is real within you, for that alone is sure....you are above everything distressing.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hand on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get - only with what you are expecting to give - which is everything.
I am a big believer that eventually everything comes back to you. You get back what you give out.
You commit yourself to such a level where there is no compromise.
You give everything you have, everything, absolutely everything.
Yes, my dear children, everything is good and precious in God's sight when we act from the motives of religion and of charity because Jesus Christ tells us that a glass of water would not go unrewarded. You see, therefore, my children, that although we may be quite poor, we can still easily give alms.
A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have.
Let us give ourselves indiscriminately to everything our passions suggest, and we will always be happy...Conscience is not the voice of Nature but only the voice of prejudice.
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
We were taught to believe that the Great Spirit sees and hears everything, and that he never forgets; that hereafter he will give every man a spirit-home according to his deserts: if he has been a good man, he will have a good home; if he has been a bad man, he will have a bad home. This I believe, and all my people believe the same.
Happiness, true happiness, is an inner quality.
It is a state of mind. If your mind is at peace, you are happy. If your mind is at peace, but you have nothing else, you can be happy. If you have everything the world can give - pleasure, possessions, power - but lack peace of mind, you can never be happy.
Everything must justify its existence before the judgment seat of Reason, or give up existence.
Put down the weight of your aloneness and ease into the conversation.
Pay attention to everything in the world as if it's alive. Realize everything has its own discrete existence outside your story. By doing this, you open to gifts and lessons that the world has to give you.
Fashion is very important. It is life-enhancing and, like everything that gives pleasure, it is worth doing well.
If you're not willing to give up everything for Christ, are you willing to be made willing?
The thing about film-making is I give it everything, that's why I work so hard.
I always tell young actors to take charge. It's not that hard. Sign your own cheques, be responsible.
Let me tell you this and I want to really emphasize it.
..nothing is going to help Nigeria like Nigerians bringing back their money. If you give me $5 billion today, I will invest everything here in Nigeria. Let us put our heads together and work.
It is important to look at death because it is a part of life.
It is a sad thing, melancholy but romantic at the same time. It is the end of a cycle - everything has to end. The cycle of life is positive because it gives room for new things.
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes;
when they do not love us, they give us credit for nothing, not even our virtues.
Life is not about maximizing everything, it's about giving something back - like light, space, form, serenity, joy. You have to give something back.
Love is giving everything and taking nothing
When you love someone you gotta trust them, there's no other way.
You gotta give them the key to everything that's yours. Otherwise, what's the point?
I want everything we do to be beautiful.
I don't give a damn whether the client understands that that's worth anything, or that the client thinks it's worth anything, or whether it is worth anything. It's worth it to me. It's the way I want to live my life. I want to make beautiful things, even if nobody cares.
Everything flows and nothing abides; everything gives way and nothing stays fixed... Cool things become warm, the warm grows cool; the moist dries, the parched becomes moist... It is in changing that things find repose.
Life can give everything to whoever tries to understand and is willing to receive new knowledge.