When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.— Alexander Graham Bell
Most Powerful Often quotations
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
Politicians and diapers must be changed often, and for the same reason.
The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
Wherever you find real love, you will also find humility.
Remember something: humility is not a weak and timid quality. Too often we feel that humility is a sign of weakness. This is not so. It is the sign of strength and security.
No one can pass through life, any more than he can pass through a bit of country, without leaving tracks behind, and those tracks may often be helpful to those coming after him in finding their way.
To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty.
I often regret that I have spoken; Never that I have been silent.
Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and awe, the oftener and more steadily we reflect on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it, or because it may have been planned by those whom they dislike.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
It is very often nothing but our own vanity that deceives us.
The Republican Party can lead any person to believe that their promises will be fulfilled in the future. They follow the Hitler line – no matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as truth.
Too often character assassination has replaced debate in principle here in Washington. Destroy someone's reputation, and you don't have to talk about what he stands for.
If you find someone who makes you smile, who checks up on you often to see if you're okay. Who watches out or you and wants the best for you. Who loves and respects you. Don't let them go. People like that are hard to find.
Think positively; Exercise daily; Eat Healthy; Work Hard; Stay strong; Worry less; Dance more; Love often.
The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.
History teaches that grave threats to liberty often come in times of urgency, when constitutional rights seem too extravagant to endure.
You can do more than pray after you have prayed, but you cannot do more than pray until you have prayed. Pray often, for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge to Satan.
Taking a step back can often be the quickest way forward.
There are seasons in every country when noise and impudence pass current for worth; and in popular commotions especially, the clamors of interested and factious men are often mistaken for patriotism.
Family does not necessarily mean blood relatives but often a description of a community, organisation or nation.
Don't let failure or disappointment cut you off from God or make you think that the future is hopeless. When God closes one door, He often opens another door - if we seek it.
Wander often, wonder always.
Never give up prayer, and should you find dryness and difficulty, persevere in it for this very reason. God often desires to see what love your soul has, and love is not tried by ease and satisfaction.
A woman's mind is cleaner than a man's: She changes it more often.
Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations. The best is yet to come. Ziglar on selling.
We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So when we say that we have lost our connection to nature, we have lost our connection to ourselves.
Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always.
I am only a mouthpiece through which to tell the story of lynching and I have told it so often that I know it by heart. I do not have to embellish; it makes its own way.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
Actions speak louder than words, but not nearly as often.
People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.
Shall I tell you what supported me through all those years of exile among a people whose language I could not understand and whose attitude towards me we always uncertain and often hostile? It was this: "Lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world".
In today's society, looking good and feeling good often trumps doing good and being good. And some people don't know the difference anymore.
The difference between winning and losing is most often not qiuting.
When feminism does not explicitly oppose racism, and when antiracism does not incorporate opposition to patriarchy, race and gender politics often end up being antagonistic to each other and both interests lose.
We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing. That's why we recommend it daily.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.
Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.
Ask Jesus to make you a saint. After all, only He can do that. Go to confession regularly and to Communion as often as you can
Very often people who admit the facts, who are willing to see that Mr.
Rockefeller has employed force and fraud to secure his ends, justify him by declaring, 'It's business.' That is, 'it's business' has come to be a legitimate excuse for hard dealing, sly tricks, special privileges.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Often, people who can do, don’t because they’re afraid of what people that can’t do will say about them doing.