Intelligence is what you use when you don't know what to do.— Jean Piaget
Unusual Long Distance quotations
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
You have to go wholeheartedly into anything in order to achieve anything worth having.
I'd rather die tomorrow than live a hundred years without knowing you.
Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I fell in love with her when we were together, then fell deeper in love with her in the years we were apart.
Things must be felt with the heart.
Distance yourself from negativity or it will deplete your well of optimism.
Love is missing someone whenever you're apart, but somehow feeling warm inside because you're close in heart.
Absence is to love as wind is to fire: it extinguishes the little flame, it fans the big.
Distance never seperates two hearts that really care, for our memories span the miles and in seconds we are there. But whenever I start feeling sad cuz I miss you I remind myself how lucky I am to have someone so special to miss.
I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.
All the while, believe me, I prayed our night would last twice as long.
Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.
The scariest thing about distance is that you don’t know whether they’ll miss you or forget you.
No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.
I miss you even more than I could have believed; and I was prepared to miss you a good deal.
Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go.
You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.
Long-distance runners have to be very strange people.
You have to really want to do it. You don't have to win or beat someone, you just have to get through the thing. That's the sense of victory. The sense of self-worth.
The scariest thing about distance is that you don't know whether they'll miss you or forget you.
Huskies get in trouble. Huskies are well-known to be escape artists. Why? Because they were bred to go long-distance. They're not bred to be in the backyard and just look beautiful because they have blue eyes.
I am waiting for the day when I will see you again and hold your soft hands, touch your sweet lips and hug you tight so that you will never leave me again.
They say the breaks even up in the long run, and the trick is to be a long-distance runner.
The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.
Many who have nothing opposed to the few who have everything, and as long as these disparities remain, as long as these distances remain between people and forces, I think we'll be in a perpetual state of upheaval.
Sometimes you're trapped in writing songs and you don't have enough distance from what you do anymore and you need the talent and the years of other people to come and jump in.
Love is everything it's cracked up to be.
It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.
As contraries are known by contraries, so is the delight of presence best known by the torments of absence.
We care. We feel. We think. We do not always miss the absent one. We cannot always come when called. Being friends with a loner requires patience and the wisdom that distance does not mean dislike.
Today the heart of God is an open wound of love.
He aches over our distance and preoccupation. He mourns that we do not draw near to Him. He grieves that we have forgotten Him. He weeps over our obsession with muchness and manyness. He longs for our presence.
If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.
I'm very much a loner. I don't like long relationships with people and I always keep people at a distance.
God reveals Himself in rearview mirrors.
And I've an inkling that there are times when we need to drive a long, long distance, before we can look back and see God's back in the rearview mirror. Maybe sometimes about as far as heaven -- that kind of distance.
In long-distance running the only opponent you have to beat is yourself, the way you used to be.
Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder
True friends never apart maybe in distance but never in heart
It is a risk to love. What if it doesn't work out? Ah, but what if it does.
Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term success diminish.
Long distance running is particularly good training in perseverance.
always thought of myself as a loving person.
But she was right. I had been a fair-weather friend. As long as she was happy and nice, I loved back. But if she was unhappy or upset, I would feel blamed and then argue or distance myself
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.
As Dostoevski said: 'Love in action is a harsh and dreadful thing compared with love in dreams.