Faith includes noticing the mess, the emptiness and discomfort, and letting it be there until some light returns.— Anne Lamott
Relaxing Messes quotations
Embrace the glorious mess that you are.
Still when I'm a mess I still put on a vest With an 'S' on my chest Oh yes, I'm a Superwoman
Cause I am a Superwoman, Yes I am, Yes she is, Even when I'm a mess, I still put on a vest, With an S on my chest, Oh yes, I'm a Superwoman, ... And all my sisters, Coming together, Say yes I will, Yes I can
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Never lose hope. Stay close to Allah and when you mess up, go back to Him. Never, ever stop going back to Him. Repent often. Cry to Allah. And hold on tight-with your life-to His remembrance and to prayer. If you do this, you may get wet, but insha Allah never drown in this ocean of dunya.
When we sin and mess up our lives, we find that God doesn't go off and leave us- he enters into our trouble and saves us.
I don’t smoke, I don’t drink, I don’t use drugs.
That may be boring for some people, but that’s just me. That’s how I live my life. That stuff never appealed to me and I never understood getting so messed up that you can’t even walk home or remember the previous night. I choose to live my life without it.
Every man needs woman when his life is mess, because like in game of chess; queen protects king.
God is at work in the mess. That's the message of the Bible. That's why the Bible is not pretty. That's why it's grimy, because God is working in the mess. He's working in the tears.
When I was a kid, some of the guys would try to get me to hate white people for what they've been doing to Negroes, and for a while I tried real hard. But every time I got to hating them, some white guy would come along and mess the whole thing up.
Some people left you for dead. They thought it was over. They said you're hopeless, you're helpless. You can't be used. You're not ministry material. You're going to be poor. You're going to be messed up.But guess what?Tell the devil, go to hell. You're a liar.
Embrace the glorious mess you are.
As long as you've done your best, making mistakes doesn't matter.
You and I are human; we will mess up. What counts is learning from your mistakes and getting back up when life has knocked you down.
Our Fans are the best fans in the world , don't mess with them
I'm half-Irish, half-Dutch, and I was born in Belgium. If I was a dog, I'd be in a hell of a mess!
If you get a second chance don't mess it up
I learned some invaluable lessons in Nashville that apply to both farming and show business: Do not corner something you know is meaner than you; keep skunks of all kinds at a distance; if you forgive your enemies, it messes up their heads.
God is able to take the mess of our past and turn it into a message.
He takes the trials and tests and turns them into a testimony.
Kennedy had made a mess in Cuba at the Bay of Pigs.
He had to do something to look good. The Apollo program of going to the Moon was quite a goal.
One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas Day.
My favourite pub game is, of course, snooker.
Any game whose rules basically amount to finding a table covered in mess and slowly and methodically putting it all away out of sight is one with which I can empathise emphatically.
Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.
There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.
Dont use all-or-nothing thinking. Take each day as its own day, and dont worry about it if you mess up one day. The most important thing you can do is just get back up on the horse.
When the devil starts messing, God starts blessing.
Managers are not confronted with problems that are independent of each other, but with dynamic situations that consist of complex systems of changing problems that interact with each other. I call such situations messes. Problems are extracted from messes by analysis. Managers do not solve problems, they manage messes.
Everyone messes up in relationships and has peaks and valleys in their personal lives. When I realized it wasn't the end of the world and I would keep on standing, I knew it was going to be OK.
If carrots got you drunk, rabbits would be messed-up.
It seemed like this was one big Prozac nation, one big mess of malaise.
Perhaps the next time half a million people gather for a protest march on the White House green it will not be for abortion rights or gay liberation, but because we're all so bummed out.
No animal has more liberty than the cat, but it buries the mess it makes.
The cat is the best anarchist.
People are people. We'll always find a way to mess up, doesn't matter who's in charge.
I call my life a beautiful mess and organised chaos.
Its just always been like that. My entire life things have been attracted to me and vice versa that turn into chaotic nightmares or I create the chaos myself.
People read newspapers far more than they read the Word of God and then we wonder way America is in the mess she's in today. This is the Book that made America great, but since it's been kicked out, we've seen America go under and down.
Whenever you hear a politician carry on about what a mess the schools are, be aware that you are looking at the culprit.
Don't mess with me! I'm a black-belt!
I like photography because it is a reality medium, unlike drawing which is unreal. I like to mess with reality...to bend reality. Some of my works beg the question of is it real or not?
The best thing I have is the knife from Fatal Attraction.
I hung it in my kitchen. It's my way of saying, Don't mess with me.
It just seems to me that the world's kind of a mess, and the more messy it gets, the more interested I am in escapist fare. Having a good time is something that isn't about the war in Iraq or the Asian flu or the Kyoto protocol - things that are horribly depressing to consider in our real lives. I'm eager to get away from them.
God answers the mess of life with one word: Grace.
Im unfinished. Im unfixed. And the reality is thats where God meets me is in the mess of my life, in the unfixedness, in the brokenness. I thought he did the opposite, he got rid of all that stuff. But if you read the Bible, if you look at it at all, constantly he was showing up in peoples lives at the worst possible time of their life.