Humanity, take a good look at yourself. Inside, you’ve got heaven and earth, and all of creation. You’re a world—everything is hidden in you.— Hildegard of Bingen
Floundering Look At Yourself quotations
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Precious jewel, you glow, you shine, reflecting all the good things in the world. Just look at yourself.
Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results.
Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.
If someone needs to express their gender in a way that is different, that is okay, and they should not be denied healthcare. They should not be bullied. They don’t deserve to be victims of violence. … That’s what people need to understand, that it’s okay and that if you are uncomfortable with it, then you need to look at yourself.
Don't ever allow yourself to feel trapped by your choices.
Take a look at yourself. You are a unique person created for a specific purpose. Your gifts matter. Your story matters. Your dreams matter. You matter.
Like anybody, I like clothes, and I enjoy what I like to wear.
We might have a difference in personal outfit choices. Some might not like it. But to judge someone because of their appearance is pretty foolish. If you have time to do that, I suggest you look at yourself in the mirror and spend more time developing yourself. Come on, it's 2013.
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forwad for the trip.
A life without love is a waste. 'Should I look for spiritual love, or material, or physical love?', don't ask yourself this question. Discrimination leads to discrimination. Love doesn't need any name, category or definition. Love is a world itself. Either you are in, at the center... either you are out, yearning.
When you compare yourself with others in matters of wealth, position, and health, you should look at people less favoured than yourself. When you compare yourself with others in matters of religion, knowledge and virtue, look at people who are better than yourself.
The mind is trained from a very young age to think that life moves from one worry to the other or from one pain to another, never from one joy to another. If you feel there is something wrong with what you are seeing, then you should look back in at yourself because what you see outside is only a reflection of what is inside you.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
If you want to make the world a better place, take a look at yourself, and make a change.
Every morning you put on your clothes to cover your nakedness and protect your body from inclement weather. Why don't you also clothe your soul with the garment of faith? Remember each morning the truths of your creed, and look at yourself in the mirror of your faith. Otherwise, your soul will soon be naked with the nakedness of oblivion.
The mirror is not you. The mirror is you looking at yourself.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
It all depends on you. If you want it to be different,it will be different. Don't look at the world with your eyes but with your heart.
Let me give you a wonderful Zen practice.
Wake up in the morning...look in the mirror, and laugh at yourself.
Instead of looking for love, give it;
constantly renew it in yourself and you will always feel its presence within you. It will always be there smiling at you, gazing on you kindly.
Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.
You don't get better if you win all the time. You look at yourself more when you lose.
I know that sounds selfish, but you have to look at what it's doing to you personally - are you frustrated because of the way people perceive you, or are you happy enough about the things you've realized about yourself that you can tolerate the way people perceive you?
I've always told Will, 'You can do whatever you want as long as you can look at yourself in the mirror and be okay.' Because at the end of the day, Will is his own man. I'm here as his partner, but he is his own man. He has to decide who he wants to be, and that's not for me to do for him. Or vice versa.
No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.
When you look at yourself in the mirror, don't pinpoint the things that you aren't happy with. Appreciate what you were born with and acknowledge the fact that you are you, and that is something to celebrate.
Before you accuse me, take a look at yourself.
When you look at yourself from a universal standpoint, something inside always reminds or informs you that there are bigger and better things to worry about.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before. Like a switch has been flicked somewhere. And the person who was just a friend is... suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with.
The most romantic thing is to look someone straight in the eyes and say and mean, “I love you”, that's a lot. It's a really hard thing because you can never be certain of yourself, but at that particular moment, you feel like that. Its magic
I suggest you take a look at yourself.
Not the concepts, not the ideas, not the goods, not the bads. But a timeless purity of existence. A witness to the beauty that is.
Don't waste your time looking back, you're not going that way.
Seek and see all the marvels around you.
You will get tired of looking at yourself alone, and that fatigue will make you deaf and blind to everything else. - Don Juan
You must look at who you are and make an effort to know yourself, which is the most difficult knowledge one can imagine.
If I try to understand what it means to be a Christian, I look at the two instructions that were given in the Bible that are paramount, and those are to love God with all your heart and mind, and to love your neighbor as yourself. That's it.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
All you have to do is take a close look at yourself and you will understand everyone else.
A zoo is a good place to make a spectacle of yourself, as the people around you have creepier, more photogenic things to look at.
Eventually I discovered for myself the utterly simple prescription for creativity; be intensely yourself. Don't try to be outstanding; don't try to be a success;don't try to do pictures for others to look at- just please yourself.
When it rains, look for rainbows. When it's dark, look for stars.
You're exhausted in the faith because you're looking at you.
The more you look at yourself and the less you look at God, the more you get frustrated at yourself.
Learn much of the Lord Jesus. For every look at yourself take ten looks at Christ. He is altogether lovely . . . . Live much in the smiles of God. Bask in his beams. Feel his all-seeing eye settled on you in love. And repose in his almighty arms.
When you face discouragement, you can do one of two things, and the one you choose will color your perspective. You can look at others to place the blame, or you can look at yourself to discover your opportunities. The choice is yours.
We are all flawed, my dear. Every one of us. And believe me, we've all made mistakes. You've just got to take a good hard look at yourself, change what needs to be changed, and move one, pet.
The spiritual path is one of falling on your face, getting up, brushing yourself off, turning and looking sheepishly at God and then taking the next step.