Many of us are missing something in life because we are after the second best, I put before you what I have found to be the best - one who is worthy of all our devotion - Jesus Christ. He is the Saviour for the young and the old. Lord, here I am— Eric Liddell
Delicious Missing Something quotations
I've gone seventy-nine hours without sleep, creating.
When that flow is going, it's almost like a high. You don't want it to stop. You don't want to go to sleep for fear of missing something.
You are not accidental. The world needs you. Without you, something will be missing in existence and nobody can replace it.
Do not surrender your grief so quickly Let it cut more deeply Let it ferment and season you As few human or divine ingredients can Something is missing in my heart tonight That has made my eyes so soft And my voice so tender And my need of God so absolutely clear.
Without coffee something’s missing
Many of us are missing something in life because we are after the second best.
The genius of you Americans is that you never make clear-cut stupid moves, only complicated stupid moves which make the rest of us wonder at the possibility that we might be missing something.
I have never experienced being madly in love the way most people seem to have been, although it is not something I would miss. Instead I have had an enormous ability to love my children and my grandchildren and my great grandchildren.
There have been times when I felt suicidal and I would stop my head from going in that direction of negativity because I thought there'd be something I'd miss that was funny in the future. If there's a chance I'm going to laugh tomorrow then want to live to experience that.
But even in her laughter there was something missing.
She never seemed to be truly happy; she just seemed to be passing time while she waited for something else. She was tired of just existing; she wanted to live.
I'd make a White Stripes record right now.
I'd be in the White Stripes for the rest of my life. That band is the most challenging, important, fulfilling thing ever to happen to me. I wish it was still here. It's something I really, really miss.
I don't really have any regrets because if I choose not to do something there is usually a very good reason. Once I've made the decision I don't view it as a missed opportunity, just a different path.
I dabbled in things like Howlin' Wolf, Cream and Led Zeppelin, but when I heard Son House and Robert Johnson, it blew my mind. It was something I'd been missing my whole life. That music made me discard everything else and just get down to the soul and honesty of the blues.
Profit for a company is like oxygen for a person.
If you don't have enough of it, you're out of the game. But if you think your life is about breathing, you're really missing something.
In archery we have something like the way of the superior man.
When the archer misses the center of the target, he turns round and seeks for the cause of his failure in himself.
A book without potty humor is like a banana split without hot fudge.
It can still be good, I suppose, but you kinda get the feeling that something is missing.
To endow animals with human emotions has long been a scientific taboo.
But if we do not, we risk missing something fundamental, about both animals and us.
I will be the Vampire Lestat for all to see.
A symbol, a freak of nature - something loved, something despised all of those things. I tell you I can't give it up. I can't miss. And quite frankly I am not in the least afraid." - Lestat, The Vampire Lestat, p. 532
Sometimes you can only feel something by its absence. By the empty spaces it leaves behind.
Perfume puts the finishing touch to elegance - a detail that subtly underscores the look, an invisible extra that completes a man and a woman's personality. Without it there is something missing.
It wasn't just music in The Ramones: it was an idea.
It was bringing back a whole feel that was missing in rock music – it was a whole push outwards to say something new and different. Originally it was just an artistic type of thing; finally I felt it was something that was good enough for everybody.
There is another element that is a part of human happiness — and that is that unless we think of others and do something for them we miss the greatest sources of happiness.
The rules are learnt in order to be broken, but if you don't know them, then something is missing.
I came across a photograph of him not long ago.
.. his black face, the long snout sniffing at something in the air, his tail straight and pointing, his eyes flashing in some momentary excitement. Looking at a faded photograph taken more than forty years before, even as a grown man, I would admit I still missed him.
I guess, really thinking about it, I always assumed when you missed someone , it was tangible...something real you could grab and hold on to, but it's a not-there feeling.
When I read in Fortune magazine that Warren Buffet, the billionaire investor and one of the world's richest men, was investing in a direct sales (network marketing) company, I decided I was missing something.
Let's face it. We're undone by each other. And if we're not, we're missing something. If this seems so clearly the case with grief, it is only because it was already the case with desire. One does not always stay intact.
First romance, first love, is something so special to all of us, both emotionally and physically, that it touches our lives and enriches them forever.
So okay, I accepted, and I realized while working for that concert that I'd been missing something very important and vital to me, and that something was music.
If I don't run for a few days, I feel like my insides are dirty.
The run kind of scrubs my veins and arteries, and then all starts to feel right with the world. I'm not one of those fanatical people that if I miss a run, I go nuts. But when it's something you love, you make sure you have the time to do it.
A story needs rhythm. Read it aloud to yourself. If it doesn't spin a bit of magic, it's missing something.
After a while in marriage, it doesn't work anymore.
There is something missing, there is something wrong. There are few marriages that stay alive forever. We like something, and after a while, we hate what we used to love.
People think that design is styling. Design is not style. It's not about giving shape to the shell and not giving a damn about the guts. Good design is a renaissance attitude that combines technology, cognitive science, human need and beauty to produce something that the world didn't know it was missing.
When a person doesn't have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity.
I learned a long time ago that there is something worse than missing the goal, and that's not pulling the trigger.