When a man is freed of religion, he has a better chance to live a normal and wholesome life.— Sigmund Freud
Romantic Normal Life quotations
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Heroes do extraordinary things. What I did was not an extraordinary thing. It was normal.
Hitler used to come to my house once in a while for a cup of coffee, and because I led a normal life, he would leave at about 9 p.m. ... However, Hitler used to spend practically all of his nights, sometimes until four a.m., with Goebbels. ... God knows what evil influence Goebbels had on him during those long visits.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
The wilderness does not make you forget your normal life so much as it removes the distractions for proper remembering.
The term of life of a dynasty does not normally exceed three generations.
For in the first generation are still preserved the characteristic features of rough, uncivilized rural life, such as hard conditions of life, courage, ferocity, and partnership in authority. Therefore the strength of the 'Asabiya is maintained.
You normally have to be bashed about a bit by life to see the point of daffodils, sunsets and uneventful nice days.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
Those we most often exclude from the normal life of society, people with disabilities, have profound lessons to teach us
Strangely, I feel that I become increasingly reclusive in my normal life and more open and candid in my music.
You and I were created by God to be so much more than normal…Following the crowd is not a winning approach to life. In the end it’s a loser’s game, because we never become who God created us to be by trying to be like everybody else.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
Having Down syndrome is like being born normal.
I am just like you and you are just like me. We are all born in different ways, that is the way I can describe it. I have a normal life.
So many people seem to spend their lives trying to appear normal, predictable and consistent to themselves and those that surround them. They just end up bored with themselves, bereft of any depth of inner resources, suffocated by the inhibitions that defend their own monolithic identities.
I happen to like the strange ones. People who look normal and leads normal lives - they're the ones you have to watch out for.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful.
It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst the normal chaos of a hectic life.
I don’t really want to become normal, average, standard.
I want merely to gain in strength, in the courage to live out my life more fully, enjoy more, experience more. I want to develop even more original and more unconventional traits
I am just a person who is human, down to earth enjoying life.
.. whatever god blesses you with. Enjoying life for me is just normal.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
In the Sixties people took acid to make the world weird.
Now the world is weird, people take Prozac to make it normal.
The bottom line is there is large uncertainty because nobody has a very good handle on aerodynamics at those altitudes and at those speeds. Given that large degree of uncertainty, life could be normal during entry or some bad things could happen.
Normally we do not like to think about death.
We would rather think about life. Why reflect on death? When you start preparing for death you soon realize that you must look into your life now... and come to face the truth of your self. Death is like a mirror in which the true meaning of life is reflected.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
I have so much chaos in my life, it's become normal.
You become used to it. You have to just relax, calm down, take a deep breath and try to see how you can make things work rather than complain about how they're wrong.
If Greece had gone through a very normal political life, I may have not been in politics. But just the fact that I lived through huge upheavals and very difficult struggles and polarization and the barbarism of dictatorships - that made me feel that we had to change this country.
I mean, I'm pretty good in real life, but sometimes people seem surprised that I'm like a normal teenager and wear black nail polish and I'm just a little bit more edgy than the person I play on television.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
I don't live a very posh life. There are no drivers waiting or people doing everything for me. I pretty much live like a normal person... It's not good to have a life without responsibilities, you know?
In strategy your spiritual bearing must not be any different from normal.
Both in fighting and in everyday life you should be determined though calm. Meet the situation without tenseness yet not recklessly, your spirit settled yet unbiased.
I'm a regular Canadian girl. I enjoy staying home. In the summer I've got a garden. I'm very much a homebody, a normal, family-oriented girl. But I do have this other incredible side of my life that involves acting and traveling.
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
I've worked so hard to eliminate the inner geek from my life.
I suddenly realize I have no patience for those people who still have their geeks showing. Now I see why being 'normal' has been so important to me.
Normal people terrify me, because they haven't had enough problems in their life to know how to handle problems when they come up. Something little happens and they snap. But being from a dysfunctional family means nothing rattles me. Hey once you've driven a drunken father to moms' parole hearing, what else is there?
I don’t want normal and easy and simple.
I want painful, difficult, devastating, life-changing, extraordinary love.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
In this perilous world, if a black boy wanted to live a halfway normal life and die a natural death he had to learn early the art of how to get along with white folks.
Not that she didn't enjoy the holidays: but she always felt-and it was, perhaps, the measure of her peculiar happiness-a little relieved when they were over. Her normal life pleased her so well that she was half afraid to step out of its frame in case one day she should find herself unable to get back.
One in six people suffer depression or a chronic anxiety disorder.
These are not the worried well but those in severe mental pain with conditions crippling enough to prevent them living normal lives.
Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn you'll never change.
I want people to take the initiative to find veterans that need help, veterans that are suffering and in need of assistance reintegrating from combat back into society, into normal family lives and jobs. We need to take a real boots on the ground approach to helping veterans in need.
And once you live a good story, you get a taste for a kind of meaning in life, and you can't go back to being normal; you can't go back to meaningless scenes stitched together by the forgettable thread of wasted time.
We may yet live to see the day when women will be no longer news! And it cannot come too soon. I want to be a peaceful, happy, normal human being, pursuing my unimpeded way through life, never having to stop to explain, defend or apologize for my sex.
Obviously in the world of sports, you go through different ups and downs than in normal life. You might be on top of the world playing or you're sidelined with an injury.
Would not the sight of a single enemy airplane be enough to induce a formidable panic? Normal life would be unable to continue under the constant threat of death and imminent destruction.