The opposite of love? Vice. Temptation. The negative influences that we have. The bad energy that comes around us and makes us do certain things. To me, it's always been a war between the two.— Kendrick Lamar
Killer Negative Influence quotations
The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.
In order to eliminate the negative influences, simply ignore them.
The black artist is dangerous. Black art controls the 'Negro's' reality, negates negative influences, and creates positive images.
Distance yourself from negativity or it will deplete your well of optimism.
Don't listen to negative influences. Believe in yourself, and show others what you can do. Only "you" can find your potential.
My responsibility is leadership, and the minute I get negative, that is going to have an influence on my team.
To be of good quality, you have to excuse yourself from the presence of shallow and callow minded individuals.
Every time you subtract negative from your life, you make room for more positive.
Resilience is a precious skill. People who have it tend to also have three underlying advantages: a believe that they can influence life events; a tendency to find meaningful purpose in life’s turmoil; and a conviction that they can learn from both positive and negative experiences.
God will always bring the right people into your life, but you have to let the wrong people walk away.
We all, we all good people just trying to escape the negative influence that come around us and that's the story of my life, you know? Trying my best to get around the ills and I bumped my head a few times but I think, you know, music is my savior for right now, for me and my whole group.
A negative mind will never give you a positive life
Happiness is actually an individual choice, even in the midst of negative circumstances. It's not something our employers can give to us, though they can limit and influence that choice.
Freedom [should not be] conceived negatively as exemption from social influences or situational constraints. Rather...positively as the exercise of self-influence to bring about desired results.
Bondage is - subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
Be happy. It really annoys negative people.
Keep the weeds of negative influence from your life. 'Farm' the seeds of constructive influence.
We don't have to feel negative about weeds.
They're a part of life. We need to see them, acknowledge them, focus on the solution, and immediately do whatever it takes to eliminate their influence from our lives.
Without doubt, the most common weakness of all human beings is the habit of leaving their minds open to the negative influence of other people.
Cease negative mental chattering. If you think a thing is impossible, you'll make it impossible. Pessimism blunts the tools you need to succeed.
There is no end to the good we can do, to the influence we can have with others.
Let us not dwell on the critical or the negative. Let us pray for strength; let us pray for capacity and desire to assist others. Let us radiate the light of the gospel at all times and all places, that the Spirit of the Redeemer may radiate from us.
Judeo-Christian revelation is not the negative influence secularists proclaim it to be. Rather, it is the taproot of our civilization.
One ought to avoid all unnecessary worry and exciting thoughts, and to cultivate a firm tranquility of mind. Melancholy reflections will in no way influence fate, whereas one may weaken the constitution by the waste of energy while indulging in them.
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.
Men have influenced my activism and feminism both positively and negatively.
As most gender differences are social, not genetic, we still need to change what we do and what we expect of each other... The potential exists for societies where men and women do not have to conform to unwanted stereotypes.
The worst things in history have happened when people stop thinking for themselves, especially when they allow themselves to be influenced by negative people. That's what gives rise to dictators. Avoid that at all costs. Stop it first on a personal level, and you will have contributed to world sanity as well as your own.
The mind can go either direction under stress—toward positive or toward negative: on or off. Think of it as a spectrum whose extremes are unconsciousness at the negative end and hyperconsciousness at the positive end. The way the mind will lean under stress is strongly influenced by training.
Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution,
Are you a SNIOP? Someone who is Sensitive to the Negative Influence Of Others?
Every single day in a marriage, we influence each other.
It is a matter of am I going to have a positive influence or a negative influence?
We change people, but oftentimes we get so focused on the negative people and their influence on us, we forget how powerful we are as positive people to influence others.
Entire water of the sea can't sink a ship, unless it gets inside the ship. Similarly negativity of the world can't put you down unless you allow it to get inside you !
I don't like to see projects that are all black or all white.
It's how life is. I do like to make sure that I do a nice black family film; that's like keeping my home base. I do other things, but I like to always come back to a positive family film, because of all the negative influences today.
Yes, I am optimistic about the environment.
If you assume business is exerting the most negative influence on the environment and also has the possibility to impact it positively, there are a bunch of forces that are impacting business that are fundamentally different from the situation 3 or 4 years ago.
Choice is born out of opposites, and the duality of the second chakra is forever challenging us to make choices in a world of opposing sides, of positive and negative energy patterns. Every choice we make contributes a subtle current of our energy to our universe, which is responsive to the influence of human consciousness.
Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity.
By the choices we make, by the attitudes we exhibit, we are influencing lives every day in positive or negative ways...our family, our peers, our friends, and even strangers we've never met before and will never meet again. So when you brush your teeth every morning, look in the mirror and ask yourself...'Are there things I'd like to change?'
I don't feel any real animosity towards critics when they write negative things.
I think some are more perceptive than others. Some are very knowledgeable about painting. But it isn't something I have any influence over, so there isn't any point in worrying about it.
If God places a child before you, and you are too busy to wield either a positive or negative influence...you just did the later! You communicated that the child doesn't matter and isn't important.
If we knew how powerful our thoughts were, we would never think a negative thought again.
You would be surprised how effective, at least for influencing low-information voters, negative propaganda about me is.
Want to Think Big? Then get rid of the negative influences in your life.
Harsh? Possibly. Healthy? Yes.
Emotional instability can be one of the factors giving rise to a failure by chess players in important duels. Under the influence of surging emotions (and not necessarily negative ones) we sometimes lose concentration and stop objectively evaluating the events that are taking place on the board.
Today, refuse to see yourself as a recipient of negative vibrations or as a victim of subtle or gross influence around you. Practice broadcasting the high vibrations of your inner radiance remembering all the while that the place upon which you stand is holy simply because you are standing there.
Bondage is... subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.