quote by St. Catherine of Siena

Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.

— St. Catherine of Siena

Reckoning Meant To Be quotations

Meant to be quote Believe in your heart that you're meant to live a life full of passion, purpose,

Believe in your heart that you're meant to live a life full of passion, purpose, magic and miracles.

Children are not the people of tomorrow, but people today.

They are entitled to be taken seriously. They have a right to be treated by adults with tenderness and respect, as equals. They should be allowed to grow into whoever they were meant to be - The unknown person inside each of them is the hope for the future.

If you are going to be used by God, He will take you through a number of experiences that are not meant for you personally at all. They are designed to make you useful in His hands, and to enable you to understand what takes place in the lives of others.

Meant to be quote What's meant to be will always find its way. Always.

What's meant to be will always find its way. Always.

We are all meant to be naturalists, each in his own degree, and it is inexcusable to live in a world so full of the marvels of plant and animal life and to care for none of these things.

We all have need to be trained to see, and to have our eyes opened before we can take in the joy that is meant for us in this beautiful life.

I have to remind myself that some birds aren't meant to be caged.

Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice.

Meant to be quote The people who are meant to be in your life will always gravitate back towards y

The people who are meant to be in your life will always gravitate back towards you, no matter how far they wander.

It is great to be faced with the impossible, for nothing is impossible if one is meant to do it. Wisdom will be given, and strength. When the Lord leads, He always strengthens.

We so seldom understand each other. But if understanding is neither here nor there, and the universe is infinite, then understand that no matter where we go we will always be smack dab in the middle of nowhere. All we can do is share some piece of ourselves, and hope that it’s remembered. Hope that we meant something to someone

Getting to the next level always requires ending something, leaving it behind, and moving on. Growth demands that we move on. Without the ability to end things, people stay stuck, never becoming who they are meant to be, never accomplishing all that their talents and abilities should afford them.

Meant to be quote In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how greatly you lived,

In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how greatly you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.

The greatest difficulty we have faced is the neocolonial way of thinking that exists in this country. We were colonized by a country, France, that left us with certain habits. For us, being successful in life, being happy, meant trying to live as they do in France, like the richest of the French.

You are who you are meant to be. Dance as if no one's watching. Love as if it's all you know. Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

I am not asking whether you know things about Him but do you know God, are you enjoying God, is God the centre of your life, the soul of your being, the source of your greatest joy? He is meant to be.

Meant to be quote A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.

My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent.

Once upon a time, when women were birds, there was the simple understanding that to sing at dawn, and to sing at dusk, was to heal the world through joy. The birds still remember what we have forgotten, that the world is meant to be celebrated.

Meant to be quote Cutting people out of your life doesn't mean you hate them, it simply means you

Cutting people out of your life doesn't mean you hate them, it simply means you respect yourself. Not everyone is meant to stay !

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A barracks is meant to be a place where real soldiers were to be fed and equipped for war, not a place to settle down in or as a comfortable snuggery in which to enjoy ourselves. I hope that if ever they, our soldiers, do settle down God will burn their barracks over their heads!

I wish children could grow according to their natural pace: sleep when sleepy, wake up when rested, eat when hungry, cry when upset, play and explore without being unnecessarily interrupted; in other words, be allowed to grow and blossom as each was meant to.

Maybe some people just aren't meant to be in our lives forever.

Maybe some people are just passing through. It's like some people just come through our lives to bring us something: a gift, a blessing, a lesson we need to learn. And that's why they're here. You'll have that gift forever.

Meant to be quote Woman are meant to be loved, not to be understood.

Woman are meant to be loved, not to be understood.

Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.

Life is not meant to be easy, my child; but take courage: it can be delightful.

Marriage as an institution developed from rape as a practice.

Rape, originally defined as abduction, became marriage by capture. Marriage meant the taking was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership.

Meant to be quote We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

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I love science, and it pains me to think that so many are terrified of the subject or feel that choosing science means you cannot also choose compassion, or the arts, or be awed by nature. Science is not meant to cure us of mystery, but to reinvent and reinvigorate it.

We profess to be strangers and pilgrims, seeking after a country of our own, yet we settle down in the most un-stranger-like fashion, exactly as if we were quite at home and meant to stay as long as we could. I don't wonder apostolic miracles have died. Apostolic living certainly has.

Difficulties, opposition, criticism-these things are meant to be overcome, and there is a special joy in facing them and in coming out on top. It is only when there is nothing but praise that life loses its charm and I begin to wonder what I should do about it.

Meant to be quote We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

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A deep sense of love and belonging is an irreducible need of all people.

We are biologically, cognitively, physically, and spiritually wired to love, to be loved, and to belong. When those needs are not met, we don't function as we were meant to. We break. We fall apart. We numb. We ache. We hurt others. We get sick.

Sometimes, you have to step outside of the person you've been and remember the person you were meant to be. The person you want to be. The person you are.

The root of all our personal and emotional difficulties is a lack of togetherness... I therefore believe that the surest route to overcoming problems and becoming the people we were meant to be is reconnecting with God and with our community.

Meant to be quote If two people are meant to be together, eventually they'll find their way back.

If two people are meant to be together, eventually they'll find their way back.

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A woman is a warrior too. But she is meant to be a warrior in a uniquely feminine way. Sometime before the sorrows of life did their best to kill it in us, most young women wanted to be a part of something grand, something important.

Life was never meant to be a struggle, just a gentle progression from one point to another, much like walking through a valley on a sunny day.

You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.

Meant to be quote If It's meant to be it will be

If It's meant to be it will be

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When two people are meant to be together, they will be together. It's fate.

To become a person does not necessarily mean to be well adjusted, well adapted, approved of by others. It means to become who you are. We are meant to become more eccentric, more peculiar, more odd. We are not meant just to fit in. We are here to be different. We are here to be the individual.

Human beings were not meant to sit in little cubicles staring at computer screens all day, filling out useless forms and listening to eight different bosses drone on about about mission statements.

I was meant to be a composer and will be I'm sure. Don't ask me to try to forget this unpleasant thing and go play football - please.

What a tiresome place America would be if freedom meant we all had to think alike or be the same color or wear the same gray flannel suit! That road leads to the conformity of the graveyard!

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