Quotations list about modify, adapt and adjust captions for Instagram citing Norman Vincent Peale, Mark Twain and Anthony Robbins alterable sayings.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
— Norman Vincent Peale
A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He must have time to modify his shape.
— Mark Twain modify quote
If we don't see a failure as a challenge to modify our approach, but rather as a problem with ourselves, as a personality defect, we will immediately feel overwhelmed.
— Anthony Robbins
Every writer creates his own precursors. His work modifies our conception of the past, as it will modify the future.
— Jorge Luis Borges
A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas a place where history comes to life.
— modify quotation by Norman Cousins
In science the important thing is to modify and change one's ideas as science advances.
Your outlook upon life, your estimate of yourself, your estimate of your value are largely colored by your environment. Your whole career will be modified, shaped, molded by your surroundings, by the character of the people with whom you come in contact every day.
Life is measured by the rapidity of change, the succession of influences that modify the being.
Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses.
The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.
Every experience in life, everything with which we have come in contact in life, is a chisel which has been cutting away at our life statue, molding, modifying, shaping it. We are part of all we have met. Everything we have seen, heard, felt or thought has had its hand in molding us, shaping us.
Your outlook upon life, your estimate of yourself, your estimate of your value are largely colored by your environment. Your whole career will be modified, shaped, molded by your surroundings, by the character of the people with whom you come in contact every day...
Man is a machine and in the whole universe there is but a single substance, matter, variously modified.
Today's medicine is at the end of its road.
It can no longer be transformed, modified, readjusted. That's been tried too often. Today's medicine must DIE in order to be reborn. We must prepare its complete renovation.
It is much easier to modify an opinion if one has not already persuasively declared it.
If one had to worry about one's actions in respect of other people's ideas, one might as well be buried alive in an antheap or married to an ambitious violinist. Whether that man is the prime minister, modifying his opinions to catch votes, or a bourgeois in terror lest some harmless act should be misunderstood and outrage some petty convention, that man is an inferior man and I do not want to have anything to do with him any more than I want to eat canned salmon.
Psychoanalysis is an attempt to examine a person's self-justifications.
Hence it can be undertaken only with the patient's cooperation and can succeed only when the patient has something to gain by abandoning or modifying his system of self-justification.
Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings.
I just always knew that I lived in two worlds.
There was the world of my house and community, but to make my way in that white world I had to modify the way I spoke and acted. I had to sometimes not make direct eye contact.
Everything that I've gone through since the end of 2010, from me finding out about my financial adviser stealing, mismanaging my money - that affected everything, from child support, mortgages, to me having to sell my properties, me being in and out of court trying to modify my child support. It's a lot to deal with at one time.
All of us, whether guilty or not, whether old or young, must accept the past.
It is not a case of coming to terms with the past. That is not possible. It cannot be subsequently modified or undone.
One thing is sure. We have to do something. We have to do the best we know how at the moment... If it doesn't turn out right, we can modify it as we go along.
The 22nd Amendment should probably be modified to say two consecutive terms instead of two terms for a lifetime.
At first, we couldn't be establishment, because we didn't have any money.
We were guerrilla marketers, and we still are, a little bit. But, as we became No. 1 in our industry, we've had to modify our culture and become a bit more planned.
All characters come from people I know, but after the initial inspiration, I tend to modify the characters so they fit with the story.
In the critic's vocabulary, the word precursor is indispensable, but it should be cleansed of all connotations of polemic or rivalry. The fact is that every writer creates his own precursors. His work modifies our conception of the past, as it will modify the future.
-- Essay: Kafka and his Precursors
As we descend deeper and deeper in this region its inhabitants become more and more modified, and fewer and fewer, indicating our approach towards an abyss where life is either extinguished , or exhibits but a few sparks to mark its lingering presence.
The traditional Christian attitude toward human personality was that human nature was essentially good and that it was formed and modified by social pressures and training.
As you suggested I have in the following disputed certain passages, trusting you will do me the justice either to modify the same or add a note in the new edition stating that I dispute,' etc.
But if I'm going to cause somebody else discomfort by my actions, then I should probably modify my actions toward them to make them as comfortable as possible.
The function of intellect is to provide a means of modifying our reactions to the circumstances of life, so that we may secure pleasure, the symptom of welfare.
I frequently compose out the entire metric structure of a piece in modified cyclic form, where each cyclic revolution undergoes some form of 'variation' much as if measure lengths were concrete musical 'material.'
We can use techniques in modifying things, in controlling things, but the first impulse has to be something that you simply cannot make just out of technique, or else it becomes perfectly evident that it is nothing but technique that you're exercising.
Many of the genetically modified foods will be safe, I'm sure.
Will most of them be safe? Nobody knows.
Europe will not accept genetically modified foods.
It doesn't make any difference in the final analysis what Brussels does, what Washington does, or what the World Trade Organization does.