quote by Simone Elkeles

Does she realize she looks like a sunflower, ready to rain sunlight on all who look down upon her?

— Simone Elkeles

Strong Looking Down quotations

Looking down quote What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

Look up to the sky. You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.

I'll tell you what's at the bottom of it.

If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he'll empty his pockets for you.

Looking down quote Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look f

Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forwad for the trip.

We look up for inspiration, down for desperation, right and left for information.

So remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet.

Try to make sense of what you see and hold on to that childlike wonder about what makes the universe exist.

And the seasons they go 'round and 'round And the painted ponies go up and down We're captive on the carousel of time We can't return we can only look behind From where we came And go round and round and round In the circle game.

Looking down quote Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.

Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.

I wasn't God's first choice for what I've done in China.

..I don't know who it was...it must have been a man...a well-educated man. I don't know what happened. Perhaps he died. Perhaps he wasn't willing...and God looked down...and saw Gladys Aylward...and God said, 'Well, she's willing.'

If you are going down a road and don't like what's in front of you, and look behind you and don't like what you see, get off the road. Create a new path!

I cannot think that we are useless or God would not have created us.

There is one God looking down on us all. We are all the children of one God. The sun, the darkness, the winds are all listening to what we have to say.

Looking down quote Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.

Yeah, I was a brother on the streets of Compton doing a lot of things most people look down on but it did pay off. Then we started rapping about real stuff that shook up the LAPD and the FBI. But we got our message across big time, and everyone in America started paying attention to the boys in the hood.

Sometimes you search so hard for words.

You look for a way to interpret the language of this heart and the unspoken bond you feel. But in the end you are left with nothing but silence. And deep down you hope it’s understood.

People try to look for deep meanings in my work.

I want to say, 'They're just cartoons, folks. You laugh or you don't.' Gee, I sound shallow. But I don't react to current events or other stimuli. I don't read or watch TV to get ideas. My work is basically sitting down at the drawing table and getting silly.

Looking down quote Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything

Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.

Those are the same stars, and that is the same moon, that look down upon your brothers and sisters, and which they see as they look up to them, though they are ever so far away from us, and each other.

Never look backwards or you'll fall down the stairs.

I'll tell you how I'd like to be remembered: As a black man who won the heavyweight title - Who has humorous and who never looked down on those who looked up to him - A man who stood for freedom, justice and equality - And I wouldn't even mind if folks forgot how pretty I was.

Looking down quote Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a l

Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.

Do not look down upon any Muslim, for even the most inferior believer is great in the eyes of God.

Lighthouses don’t go running all over an island looking for boats to save;

they just stand there shining.

Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up.

Looking down quote No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your str

No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.

While silly ni**as argue over who gon' snatch the crown / Look around my ni**a, white people have snatched the sound / This year I'll probably go to the awards dappered down / Watch Iggy win a Grammy as I try to crack a smile.

God is not about using the mighty but the willing.

He is not into using amazing people, just ones who prepared to lay their lives down to him. God is not looking for extraordinary, exceptionally gifted people, just laid down lovers of Jesus who will carry his glory with transparency and not take it for themselves

Look up, now look down. Up is endless, down has an ending. Always look up.

Looking down quote Don't waste your time looking back, you're not going that way.

Don't waste your time looking back, you're not going that way.

By all means sometimes be alone; salute thyself; see what thy soul doth wear; dare to look in thy chest; and tumble up and down what thou findest there.

From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.

The guardian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.

Looking down quote The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what

The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.

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Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward;

you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

The highest point at which human life and art meet is in the ordinary.

To look down on the ordinary is to despise what you can't have. Show me a man who fears being ordinary, and I'll show you a man who is not yet a man.

It's not easy to see things from the middle, rather than looking down on them from above or up at them from below, or from left to right or right to left: try it, you'll see that everything changes.

Looking down quote When you can't look on the bright side I will sit with you in the dark.

When you can't look on the bright side I will sit with you in the dark.

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By interviewing at least one veteran, you can preserve memories that otherwise might be lost. My uncle was a downed fighter pilot and P.O.W. in World War II, and I am looking forward to recording his story for inclusion in the project.

One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet.

Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don't throw it away.

I am thankful for the way I was raised, to be positive.

Even when times have gotten rough I have always tried to look on the bright side. Even when I was put down, yelled at and made feel insignificant, I still thought things were alright. I did realize when enough is enough.

Looking down quote When it rains, look for rainbows. When it's dark, look for stars.

When it rains, look for rainbows. When it's dark, look for stars.

Women are leaders everywhere you look - from the CEO who runs a Fortune 500 company to the housewife who raises her children and heads her household. Our country was built by strong women and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes.

You can't connect the dots looking forward;

you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

Every time we look at the cross Christ seems to say to us, 'I am here because of you. It is your sin I am bearing, your curse I am suffering, your debt I am paying, your death I am dying.' Nothing in history or in the universe cuts us down to size like the cross.

When you fly high people will throw stones at you.

Don't look down. Just fly higher so the stones won't reach you

You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever.

This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

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