Your life is nothing more than a love story. Between you and God. Nothing more. Every person, every experience, every gift, every loss, every pain is sent to your path for one reason and one reason only: to bring you back to Him.— Yasmin Mogahed
Grateful Life Story quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Better to have a small role in God's story than to cast yourself as the lead in your own fiction.
The doors to the world of the wild Self are few but precious.
If you have a deep scar, that is a door, if you have an old, old story, that is a door. If you love the sky and the water so much you almost cannot bear it, that is a door. If you yearn for a deeper life, a full life, a sane life, that is a door.
Your life is your story. Write well. Edit often.
Everything happens for a reason, and everything has a story, and if you take time to realise what your dream is and what you really want in life... whether it's sports, whether it's in other fields, you have to realise that there's always work to do.
In many shamanic societies, if you came to a medicine person complaining of being disheartened, dispirited, or depressed, they would ask one of four questions: 'When did you stop dancing? When did you stop singing? When did you stop being enchanted by stories? When did you stop being comforted by the sweet territory of silence?'
Life begins at 40 -- but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.
If you keep telling the same sad small story, you will keep living the same sad small life.
Life begins at 40 - but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.
People say all the time 'I don't have a good testimony' because they think their story has to involve some dramatic story of change from 'bad' to 'good'. But Jesus didn't come to save people this way. Sin doesn't make us bad it makes us dead. Jesus came to save by bringing the dead to life. And that's an amazing testimony.
My friends have made the story of my life.
In a thousand ways they have turned my limitations into beautiful privileges.
When writing the story of your life, don't let anyone else hold the pen
That's the story of my life; I always get the fuzzy end of the lollipop.
Live your life from your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people's souls.
We lay out our lives in a narrative we understand, like a movie, but are you enjoying making it or are you wondering who's watching my movie.
Every story has an end, but in life every ending is just a new beginning.
Life is uncharted territory. It reveals its story one moment at a time.
Life is like sex, baby - the more you put in, the more you get out. End of story.
Your body is the ground and metaphor of your life, the expression of your existence. It is your Bible, your encyclopedia, your life story. Everything that happens to you is stored and reflected in your body. In the marriage of flesh and spirit divorce is impossible.
Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
From every wound there is a scar, and every scar tells a story. A story that says, "I survived."
Humanity can live without science, it can live without bread, but it cannot live without beauty. Without beauty, there would be nothing left to do in this life. Here the secret lies. Here lies the entire story.
When you look at a person, any person, everyone has a story.
Everyone has gone through something that has changed their life. Anxiety, depression and panic attacks are not signs of weakness. They are signs of trying to remain strong for way too long.
When writing the story of your life. Don't let anyone else hold the pen.
The story of your life is the story of the long and brutal assault on your heart by the one who knows what you could be and fears it.
To me this movie is about what is valuable.
To one person it might be a stone; to someone else, a story in a magazine; to another, it is a child. The juxtaposition of one man obsessed with finding a valuable diamond with another man risking his life to find his son is the beating heart of this film.
In life, finding a voice is speaking and living the truth.
Each of you is an original. Each of you has a distinctive voice. When you find it, your story will be told. You will be heard.
Life is a story. Make yours the best seller.
The story of life is quicker then the blink of an eye, the story of love is hello, goodbye.
To live by grace means to acknowledge my whole life story, the light side and the dark. In admitting my shadow side I learn who I am and what God's grace means.
So take seriously the story that God has given you to live.
It’s time to read your own life, because your story is the one that could set us all ablaze.
It is the oldest story in the world. One day you're seventeen and planning for someday, and then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today, and that someday is yesterday and this is your life.
It is your reaction to adversity, not the adversity itself, that determines how your life’s story will develop.
I suppose the story of my life is a search for love, but more than that, I have been looking for a way to repair myself from the damages I suffered early on and to define my obligation, if I had any, to myself and my species.
Country music to me is heartfelt music that speaks to the common man.
It is about real life stories with rather simple melodies that the average person can follow. Country music should speak directly and simply about the highs and lows of life. Something that anyone can relate to.
We're all stories in the end, just make it a good one !
If you want real control, drop the illusion of control;
let life have you. It does anyway. You’re just telling yourself the story of how it doesn’t.
When I arrive at the gates of Heaven the Good Lord will ask ‘what did you do in your life?’ I will respond ‘I tried to win football matches.’ He will say: ‘Are you certain that’s all?’ But, well, that’s the story of my life.
All these people, all these things came into my life, and they're all blessings from God. And now that I look back, I realize that these are His fingerprints all over my story.
When writing the story of your life. Dont let anyone else hold the pen.
Everything changes once we identify with being the witness to the story, instead of the actor in it.
If your life were a book, and you were the author, how would you want your story to go?
Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.
The best stories are often true...The narrative of human life is most beautiful when told truthfully and without boundaries.
Your story may not have such a happy beginning, but that doesn't make you who you are. It is the rest of your story, who you choose to be.