If someone corrects you, and you feel offended, then YOU have an EGO problem— Nouman Ali Khan
Floundering Offended You quotations
When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger.
If someone has offended you, insulted you, or disappointed you, let it go! If you are remembering all the ways you have been hurt or forgotten, let it go! Ask yourself, what good does it do for me to hold on to this?
God is loving you into better relationships.
He is loving you into being a more loving person. The more we grow in love, the less offended we become. The less offended we become, the more easily and quickly we get healed when people do wound us.
Have you ever thought about registering as a sex offender just so your friends won't bring their kids over to your house?
Life is flying by. You don't have time to waste another minute being negative, offended or bitter. If someone did you wrong, get over it and move forward.
The problem with writing about religion is that you run the risk of offending sincerely religious people, and then they come after you with machetes.
We have a society in which one of the greatest things you can do is a platform to see victim status, and one of the qualifications for that is that you have these exquisitely tender feelings about things and sensibilities which are easily offended.
I don't see how you can write anything of value if you don't offend someone.
No one understands that the First Amendment is only important if you are going to offend somebody. If you're not going to offend somebody, you don't need protection of the First Amendment.
If you take the the insults of your fellow human beings personally, you will be offended for the rest of your life.
When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred.
That which offends you only weakens you.
Being offended creates the same destructive energy that offended you in the first place- so transcend your ego and stay in peace.
Oh, I offended you with my opinion? You should hear the the ones I keep to myself.
Being gay is a natural normal beautiful variation on being human.
Period. End of subject. Therefore, any argument which says differently is an immoral supremacist one. Call it out as such. ... Be outraged, offended, angry and intolerant of any discussion or any one who describes you as unequal, undeserving or unnatural for being just as you are.
Forgive all who have offended you, not for them, but for yourself.
If you don't get offended by somebody scoring on you then I don't know what to tell you. That is like somebody breaking into your house and just taking your video game out of your hand and you just let it happen. I know if you do that to me, it ain't going to happen. I love my Xbox.
Have recourse trustfully to Gods loving kindness and He will not forsake you, for He longs to bestow His graces. Though you may have had the misfortune to offend Him, He is always ready to receive you, provided you return humbly to Him.
Your true friends dont shy away from keeping you in check because your wellbeing is more important to them than even your friendship and they'd rather risk offending you than watch you harm yourself.
There's a difference between maliciously offending somebody - on purpose - and somebody being offended by...truth. If you're offended by the truth, that's your problem. I have no obligation to not offend you if I'm speaking the truth. The truth is supposed to offend you; that's how you know you don't got it.
The feeling of being 'offended' is a warning indicator that is showing you where to look within yourself for unresolved issues.
Once you take away the struggle for food, clothing and shelter, work is the one four letter word that offends everyone.
Do what you do. This Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, New Year's Eve, Twelfth Night, Valentine's Day, Mardi Gras, St. Paddy's Day, and every day henceforth. Just do what you do. Live out your life and your traditions on your own terms. If it offends others, so be it. That's their problem.
Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed or offended.
But what you're doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.
Roman Catholics don't like when their religion is mocked.
Christians don't like it. Jews don't like it. But this is what it takes to live in a pluralistic society. You have the right to offend and be offended.
Don't you find it odd," she continued, "that when you're a kid, everyone, all the world, encourages you to follow your dreams. But when you're older, somehow they act offended if you even try.
A word to those of you out there who have yet to be offended by something I have said: Please be patient. I am working as fast as I can.
To be offended is a choice we make; it is not a condition inflicted or imposed upon us by someone or something else.
The sole means of protecting your solitude is to offend everyone, beginning with those you love.
If you never encounter anything in your community that offends you, then you are not living in a free society.
You don't have to fight every battle.
You don't have to respond to every critic. You don't have to be offended because of what others say. You can rise above these things and soar.
Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you. I'll not willingly offend, nor be easily offended.
Your anger will cool into hardened passionate insight if you wait a day.
Most of the things that make me angry I let them sit. The heat that remains will be sufficient. The stuff that evaporates is the stuff that would have simply offended or made it histrionic.
Why forgive one who wrongs you? Because if you angrily strike back you misrepresent your own divine soul nature-you are no better than your offender. But if you manifest spiritual strength you are blessed, and the power of your righteous behavior will also help the other person to overcome his misunderstanding.
When you disarm your subjects, however, you offend them by showing that either from cowardliness or lack of faith, you distrust them; and either conclusion will induce them to hate you.