Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.— Hafez
Special Gladness quotations
Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either: "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did".
Encourage everyone you meet with a smile or compliment.
Make them feel better when you leave their presence and they will always be glad to see you coming.
If someone can prove me wrong and show me my mistake in any thought or action, I shall gladly change. I seek the truth, which never harmed anyone: the harm is to persist in one's own self-deception and ignorance.
I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception.
I am glad to see that men are getting their rights, but I want women to get theirs, and while the water is stirring, I will step into the pool.
Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.
I am especially glad of the divine gift of laughter: it has made the world human and lovable, despite all its pain and wrong.
Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.
And when the drums of war have reached a fever pitch and the blood boils with hate and the mind is closed, the leader will have no need in seizing the rights of the citizenry. Rather, the citizenry infused with fear and blinded by patriotism, will offer up all of their rights unto the leader and do it gladly so.
The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.
Behold, my friends, the spring is come;
the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!
Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.
Life is good to those who know how to live.
I do not ever hope to accumulate great funds of worldly wealth, but I shall accumulate something far more valuable, a store of wonderful memories. When I reach the twilight of life I shall look back and say I'm glad I lived as I did, life has been good to me.
Be grateful for your life, every detail of it, and your face will come to shine like a sun, and everyone who sees it will be made glad and peaceful.
Some journeys are direct, and some are circuitous;
some are heroic, and some are fearful and muddled. But every journey, honestly undertaken, stands a chance of taking us toward the place where our deep gladness meets the world’s deep need
Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive
The greatest honor we can give Almighty God is to live gladly because of the knowledge of his love.
Charity is a cold grey loveless thing.
If a rich man wants to help the poor, he should pay his taxes gladly, not dole out money at a whim.
Don't tell your problems to people: eighty percent don't care; and the other twenty percent are glad you have them.
Even if we can't be together in the end, I'm glad that you were a part of my life
Everything's filthy. But you know what? One day it's not gonna be here. So just be glad you know what life is. You're alive. Live.
You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams.
And I know if I can make you smile by jumping over a couple of couches or running through a rainstorm, then I'll be very glad to be a song and dance man.
I was a radical, a revolutionist. I am still a revolutionist…I am glad I was in the Stonewall riot. I remember when someone threw a Molotov cocktail, I thought, “My god, the revolution is here. The revolution is finally here!
Im so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.
Theres a wideness in Gods mercy I cannot find in my own And He keeps His fire burning To melt this heart of stone Keeps me aching with a yearning Keeps me glad to have been caught In the reckless raging fury That they call the love of God
Lord Chancellor, did I deliver the speech well? I am glad of that, for there was nothing in it.
I survived, carried on, glad to be like a weed, a wild red poppy, rooted in life.
Praise is God's sunlight in the heart.
It destroys sin germs. It ripens the fruits of the Spirit. It is the oil of gladness that lubricates life's activities.
A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.
Christians are meant to have the same vocation as their King, that of cross-bearers. It is this conscience of a high calling and of partnership with Jesus which brings gladness in tribulations, which makes Christians enter prisons for their faith with the joy of a bridegroom entering the bridal room.
But rejoice, inasmuch as ye are partakers of Christ's sufferings;
that, when his glory shall be revealed, ye may be glad also with exceeding joy.
I always hated my mole growing up. I even thought about having it removed. At the time I didn't do it because I thought it would hurt, and now I'm glad I didn't.
The trail compels you to know yourself and to be yourself, and puts you in harmony with the universe. It makes you glad to be living. It gives health, hope, and courage, and it extends that touch of nature which tends to make you kind.
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars.
We got food stamps. Glad to get the food stamps. Why wouldn't you want to get free money?
Have I told you lately that I love you, have I told you lately there's no one above you. Fill my heart with gladness, take away all my sadness, ease my troubles, that's what you do.
Happiness is the choice I make today.
It does not rest on my circumstances, but on my frame of mind...In cultivating the habits of happiness, I attract the people and situations that match its frequency. I smile more often, give praise more often, give thanks more often, and am glad more often. For such is my choice today.
I don't like spinach, and I'm glad I don't, because if I liked it I'd eat it, and I just hate it.
I was at a meeting two years ago in Beijing, and I passed a bunch of women who were marching in a protest. Their signs were probably saying something I wouldn't have agreed with at all. But I was so glad to see women marching. And it's happening all over the world.
Listen to your life. See it for the fathomless mystery it is. In the boredom and pain of it, no less than in the excitement and gladness: touch, taste, smell your way to the holy and hidden heart of it, because in the last analysis all moments are key moments, and life itself is grace.
I'm glad you're doing this story on us and not on the WNBA.
We're so much prettier than all the other women in sports.