Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.— Mary Tyler Moore
Mouth-watering Growing Pains quotations
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
The weaker we feel, the harder we lean.
And the harder we lean, the stronger we grow spiritually, even while our bodies waste away.
Pain makes me grow. Growing is what I want. Therefore, for me pain is pleasure.
The pain will leave once it has finished teaching you.
You have to hurt in order to know. Fall in order to grow. Lose in order to gain. Because most of life's lessons are learned through pain
In every friendship hearts grow and entwine themselves together, so that the two hearts seem to make only one heart with only a common thought. That is why separation is so painful; it is not so much two hearts separating, but one being torn asunder.
If the system breaks down the consequences will still be very painful.
But the bigger the system grows the more disastrous the results of its breakdown will be, so if it is to break down it had best break down sooner rather than later.
The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.
The weaker we feel, the harder we lean on God. And the harder we lean the stronger we grow.
If your enemies see that you grow courageous, and that you will neither be seduced by flatteries nor disheartened by the pains and trials of your journey, but rather are contented with them, they will grow afraid of you.
That toil of growing up; The ignominy of boyhood; the distress Of boyhood changing into man; The unfinished man and his pain.
Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don't belong.
If growing up is painful for the Southern Black girl, being aware of her displacement is the rust on the razor that threatens the throat. It is an unnecessary insult.
Especially while television I think is going through some growing pains or is in need of - I think current comedy is a bit, uh, not happening, you know?
I think the challenge is to takedifficult and painful times and turn them into something beneficial, something that makes you grow.
Someday this pain will be useful to you.
Domestic happiness is the end of almost all our pursuits, and the common reward of all our pains. When men find themselves forever barred from this delightful fruition, they are lost to all industry, and grow careless of all their worldly affairs. Thus they become bad subjects, bad relations, bad friends, and bad men.
Sometimes growing pains are by fits and starts.
The fact is that writing, like any creative undertaking, carries with it both pain and great joy. The pain is often inherent in the most fertile subject matter; the joy lies in transforming that subject matter and thus moving through it in a way that helps us grow while we create something of value to others.
Accept both compliments and criticism. It takes both sun and rain for a flower to grow.
The universe is a soul making machine, and part of that process is learning, maturing, and growing through difficult and challenging and painful experiences. The point of our lives in this world isn't comfort, but training and preparation for eternity.
It's no good trying to keep up old friendships.
It's painful for both sides. The fact is, one grows out of people, and the only thing is to face it.
The last three or four reps is what makes the muscle grow.
This area of pain divides the champion from someone else who is not a champion. That's what most people lack, having the guts to go on and just say they'll go through the pain no matter what happens.
A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.
Growth hurts because change isn't easy, that's why they call it growing pains
Central depth of purple, Leaves more bright than rose, Who shall tell what brightest thought Out of darkness grows? Who, through what funereal pain, Souls to love and peace attain? - Leigh Hunt (James Henry Leigh Hunt
Sickle cell anemia made me a real angry kid.
I was angry at God. I used to sit there and pray to God, please, take this pain away. It was nothing magical happening, there was nothing there. I felt like my prayers were not being answered. It made me real moody, I had an attitude problem growing up as a young child.
Wisdom tends to grow in proportion to one's awareness of one's ignorance.
You grow up with your father holding you down and covering your mouth so another man can make a horrible searing pain between your legs.
There are no mistakes in life, only lessons.
There is no such thing as a negative experience, only opportunities to grow, learn and advance along the road of self-mastery. From struggle comes strength. Even pain can be a wonderful teacher.
At bottom is the best soil to sow and grow something new again. In that sense, hitting bottom, while extremely painful, is also the sowing ground.
No one is more hated than he who speaks the truth.
In every change, in every falling leaf there is some pain, some beauty.
And that's the way new leaves grow.
I guess because I had such a horrible life growing up, going from place to place not knowing what I was gonna do and ending up being homeless, there was a lot of pain and a lot of anger that was coming out through my guitar playing.
In the middle of the night, things well up from the past that are not always cause for rejoicing--the unsolved, the painful encounters, the mistakes, the reasons for shame or woe. But all, good or bad, give me food for thought, food to grow on.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.
poverty is like a pain, dormant and unbearable as long as you don't move about too much. You grow used to it, you end up by paying no attention to it. But once you presume to bring it out in the daylight, it becomes terrifying, you see it at last in all its squalor and you shrink from exposing it to the sun.
As a tree, even though it has been cut down, is firm so long as its root is safe, and grows again, thus, unless the feeders of thirst are destroyed, the pain (of life) will return again and again.
All right, I'll take a chance. I will fall in love with you. If i'm a fool you can have the night, you can have the morning too. Can you cook and sew. make flowers grow. Do you understand my pain? Are you willing to risk it all or is your love in vain?
When you are dead, you don't even know that you are dead. It's only pain for others. Same thing when you are stupid.
But without painful experiences, we dont grow
I urge you a nearer communion with Christ, and a growing communion.
There are curtains to be opened in Christ that we have never seen before... Therefore dig deep, and sweat, and labor. Take pains for Him, and set aside as much time as you can in each day for Him.
There are those who suffer and grow strong;
there are those who suffer and grow weak. This mystery of pain is still for me the saddest of earth's disabilities.
A spiritual partnership is between people who promise themselves to use all of their experiences to grow spiritually. They use their emotions to show them how to create constructive and healthy and joyful consequences instead of destructive and unhealthy and painful consequences.
People suffer from pain and call it evil, yet in reality it may be growing pains of the Spirit-the changing of the body into a finer and more spiritual substance.