Come hell or high water you will never take me back to the place I was before. I have been through too much to let life whoop me again. My faith is stronger than it's ever been, my mind is more tenacious than it's ever been, my soul is more absolute.— T. D. Jakes
Off-limits Let Me quotations
She dares me to pour myself out like a living waterfall.
She dares me to enter the soul that is more than my own; she extinguishes fear in mere seconds. She lets light come through.
Just let me be me, That's the only way I know.
If I could take your troubles I would toss them into the sea, But all these things I'm finding Are impossible for me. I cannot build a mountain Or catch a rainbow fair, But let me be what I know best, A friend that is always there.
I do not want to be controlled by any superpower.
I myself consider myself the most powerful figure in the world, and that is why I do not let any superpower control me.
I beseech you now with all my heart definitely to let me know your whole mind as to the love between us.
Let me remind you that this is God's universe, and He is doing things His way.
You may think you have a better way, but you don't have a universe to rule.
And so let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love, and once we begin to love each other naturally we want to do something.
My body is very different from most of the dancers I dance with.
My hair is different than most I dance with. But I didn't let that stop me. Black girls rock and can be ballerinas.
Let me be candid, my party is full of racists
I'm so quick, I could spit in the wind, duck, and let it hit the old lady behind me.
I'm the one that's got to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.
God is letting me shine, because I've got a good heart.
My love is like the wind and wild is the wind.
Give me more than one caress, satisfy my hungriness. Let the wind blow through your heart for wild is the wind.
All I did was to look at what the universe showed me, to let my brush bear witness to it.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love, Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; And where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, Grant that I may not so much seek To be consoled as to console, To be understood as to understand, To be loved, as to love.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
Let me tell you how to love all equally.
Do not demand anything of those you love. If you make demands, some will give you more and some less. In that case you will love more those who give you more and less those who give you less. Thus your love will not be the same for all. You will not be able to love all impartially.
Let me keep my distance, always, from those who think they have the answers.
Let me keep company always with those who say “Look!” and laugh in astonishment, and bow their heads. (from “Mysteries, Yes”)
Let me be patient, let me be kind, make me unselfish, without being blind.
Never let me slip cuz if I slip then I'm slippin'.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Let them hate me, so long as they fear me.
Let me be a free man, free to travel, free to stop, free to work, free to trade where I choose, free to choose my own teachers, free to follow the religion of my fathers, free to talk, think and act for myself — and I will obey every law or submit to the penalty.
I've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother to find out who and what I was. Instead they would invent a character for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They were obviously loving somebody I wasn't.
The Master of Lifes been good to me. He has given me strength to face past illnesses, and victory in the face of defeat. He has given me life and joy where other saw oblivion. He Has given new purpose to live for, new services to render and old wounds to heal. Life and love go on, let the music play.
I sit before flowers hoping they will train me in the art of opening up I stand on mountain tops believing that avalanches will teach me to let go I know nothing but I am here to learn.
I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.
Let the good in me connect with the good in others, until all the world is transformed through the compelling power of love.
I would fight for my liberty so long as my strength lasted, and if the time came for me to go, the Lord would let them take me.
My sister just had a baby, a little newborn.
The kid is adorable, so cute. She wouldn't let me hold him, she refuses. She says, 'No way, Anthony, I'm afraid you're gonna drop him.' I'm 32 years old. Like I'm some kind of idiot. Like I don't have a million other ways to hurt that baby.
Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.
The Beloved is inside you and also inside me.
You know the tree is hidden inside the seed. Let your arrogance go. None of us has gone far. Inside love there is more power than we realize.
Let me light my lamp", says the star, "And never debate if it will help to remove the darkness
But let me offer you my definition of social justice: I keep what I earn and you keep what you earn. Do you disagree? Well then tell me how much of what I earn belongs to you - and why?