I will place no value on anything I have or may possess, except in relation to the kingdom of Christ. If anything will advance the interests of that kingdom, it shall be given away or kept only in reference to whether giving or keeping will most promote the glory1 of him to whom I owe all my hopes in time and eternity.— David Livingstone
Fulfilling Interesting Places quotations
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.
Is it not the interest of the human race, that every one should be so taught and placed, that he would find his highest enjoyment to arise from the continued practice of doing all in his power to promote the well-being, and happiness, of every man, woman, and child, without regard to their class, sect, party, country or colour
We had a beautiful dream and that was all.
The interest of my son is the only guide I have, and whatever happiness I could achieve by being free of this place I cannot consent to separate my self from him. I could not have any pleasure in the world if I abandoned my children. I do not even have any regrets.
Loneliness does not come from having no people around you, but from being unable to communicate the things that seen important to you.
I was interested in aerospace and flying, and the U.
S. is really the best place in the world for flying.
If you know two cultures and two languages, that intermediate place, where the two don't perfectly meet, is really interesting.
When we put God first, all other things fall into their proper place or drop out of our lives. Our love of the Lord will govern the claims for our affection, the demands on our time, the interests we pursue, and the order of our priorities.
Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places, where other people see nothing.
If you want to make the world a better place, take a look at yourself, and make a change.
To me, photography is an art of observation.
It's about finding something interesting in an ordinary place... I've found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.
I don't think you can create anything interesting from a comfort zone.
You have to work from a place of fear and failure.
A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.
I'm here to challenge myself and to see whether I can shape-shift in an environment that's actually quite daunting, but which I think would be nice to shine a light into. The destination of any interesting drama is that you shine a light into a place that not many people know about.
It's going to be really interesting to see what the heroin market does in the next two years or so. One thing you can be pretty sure of. The Afghan peasants who grow poppies won't get rich. The money will end up in places like Dubai.
I feel that the dormant goodwill in people needs to be stirred.
People need to hear that it makes sense to behave decently or to help others, to place common interests above their own, to respect the elementary rules of human coexistence.
You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.
I often wonder why the West is much more interested in aid deliveries than in fair trade, for example. The fair exchange of goods would place far more money into the hands of the affected people than relief operations.
Perhaps no place in any community is so totally democratic as the town library.
The only entrance requirement is interest.
There is no evidence that we've been placed on this planet to be especially happy or especially normal. And in fact our unhappiness and our strangeness, our anxieties and compulsions, those least fashionable aspects of our personalities, are quite often what lead us to do rather interesting things.
Never speak from a place of hate, jealousy, anger or insecurity. Evaluate your words before you let them leave your lips. Sometimes it's best to be quiet.
I'm not interested in creating a book that is read once and then placed on the shelf and forgotten. I am very happy when people have worn out my books, or that they're held together by Scotch tape.
I had been to New Mexico many times. I loved it. It's a very exotic, interesting, severely crazy environment. I don't know if I could live there all year. It's such an intense place.
Taste is an evolution and refinement of one’s personal likes and dislikes.
This evolution takes place with a constant curiosity and interest in everything. The editing consequently refines the choices and defines taste.
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
You would hardly believe how difficult it is to place a figure alone on a canvas, and to concentrate all the interest on this single and universal figure and still keep it living and real.
Truth was, if you were going to believe something, it was best to believe in stuff that made the world seem a more interesting place.
Although I dont know Oslo at all, there is something about the feel or the smell of the place that feels like home, which is quite interesting.
Heaven on Earth is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.
Ants are good citizens: they place group interests first.
It is interesting sometimes to stop and think and wonder what the place you are currently at used to be like in times past, who walked there, who worked there and what the walls have seen.
I like to be the right thing in the wrong space and the wrong thing in the right space. But usually being the right thing in the wrong space and the wrong thing in the right space is worth it, because something funny always happens.
If you don't want temptation to follow you, don't act as if you're interested.
Oh sons of Arabs and the Arab Gulf, rebel against the foreigner.
..Take revenge for your dignity, holy places, security, interests and exalted values.
I mopped the floor with my hairThe reason I’m so interested in taking my body to those extreme places is that that’s a place where I learn, where I feel most in my body. I’m really interested in the repetition, the discipline, and what happens to me psychologically when I put my body to that extreme place.
Be at least as interested in what goes on inside you as what happens outside.
If you get the inside right, the outside will fall into place.
The only limitations one has are the ones they place on themselves.
I never could stand losing. Second place didn't interest me. I had a fire in my belly.
Bus stops are far more interesting and useful places to have art than in museums.
For the larger interest of humanity, Islamic society presents the safest place on this planet.
Motivation will die. Let discipline take its place.
As long as there are human rights to be defended;
as long as there are great interests to be guarded; as long as the welfare of nations is a matter for discussion, so long will public speaking have its place.
I'm not just interested in the pictorial aspects of the landscape - see a pretty place and try to paint it - but in some way to manage it, manipulate it, or see what I can turn it into.
The great danger in today's world, pervaded as it is by consumerism, is the desolation and anguish born of a complacent yet covetous heart, the feverish pursuit of frivolous pleasures, and a blunted conscience. Whenever our interior life becomes caught up in its own interests and concerns, there is no longer room for others, no place for the poor.
Of course children benefit from positive feedback.
But praise and rewards are not the only methods of reinforcement. More emphasisshould be place on appreciation--reinforcement related explicitly and directly to the content of the child's interest and efforts.
What scares me? Oh, now that's a big question.
I don't know what scares me - cockroaches, nuclear apocalypse. Fear is an interesting thing. It has a place in all of our lives. I try to be as fearless as possible. I don't always succeed, but I like to think I try.