The senses, being the explorers of the world, open the way to knowledge.— Maria Montessori
Floundering Openness quotations
When a man opens a car door for his wife, it's either a new car or a new wife.
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.
When I'm not longer rapping, I want to open up an ice cream parlor and call myself Scoop Dogg.
Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself.
In time, all things work to your advantage when you pursue them with an open heart.
Even when opportunity knocks, a man still has to get up off his seat and open the door.
If you are open-minded and ready to learn, there are many things which you can learn not only from books and instructors but from the very life experience itself.
I think sometimes, when you're on top and all you do is win, win, win, win, win, you get lazy and lose focus. When you lose it opens your eyes and you get serious. There is always a time when it is good to lose, at the right time for you.
The best thing you can probably do is keep a low profile, keep your eyes and ears open, your mouth shut, and you will learn a ton.
If you see a man opening a car door for a woman, it means one of two things: it's either a new woman or a new car!
A mind is like a parachute. It doesn't work if it is not open.
You go to new places and it opens your eyes to different things you haven't seen before. Everything from colors, to silhouettes, to patterns - it just comes from everywhere.
Shiva and Shakti are indistinguishable.
They are one. They are the universe. Shiva isn't masculine. Shakti isn't feminine. At the core of their mutual penetration the supreme consciousness opens.
I'll open up a can of whoop-ass on you!
If we accept and acquiesce in the face of discrimination, we accept the responsibility ourselves. We should, therefore, protest openly everything ... that smacks of discrimination or slander.
I wanted freedom, open air and adventure. I found it on the sea.
The great book, always open and which we should make an effort to read, is that of Nature.
Today's sensitive male has learned to share in open frank discussions about relationships like, "Where the hell did you get a crazy idea like that? You been reading Redbook again?"
If a door is shut, attempts should be made to open it;
if it is ajar, it should be pushed until it is wide open. In neither case should the door be blown up at the expense of those inside.
In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself.
I don't like a girl on social media, when you have an open inbox, answering questions from dudes left and right, every day. What's the point? It's like having your number all out.
Success is not easy and I think everyone should know that hard work and perseverance and being open to giving back are so much more powerful than stepping all over people to get to the top.
The simple act of opening a bottle of wine has brought more happiness to the human race than all the collective governments in the history of earth
It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.
Education cannot be effective unless it helps a child to open up himself to life.
If we wish to serve God and love our neighbor well, we must manifest our joy in the service we render to Him and them. Let us open wide our hearts. It is joy which invites us. Press forward and fear nothing.
There was a knock on our dressing-room door.
Our manager shouted, 'Keith! Ron! The Police are here!' Oh, man, we panicked, flushed everything down the john. Then the door opened and it was Stewart Copeland and Sting.
Discipline, as understood by a warrior, is creative, open, and produces freedom.
It is the ability to face the unknown, transforming the feeling of knowing into reverent astonishment; of considering things that exceed the scope of our habits, and daring to face the only war that is worthwhile: The battle for awareness.
As long as you are performing prayer, you are knocking at the door of Allah, and whoever is knocking at the door of Allah, Allah will open it for him.
You do not ask a tame seagull why it needs to disappear from time to time toward the open sea. It goes, that's all.
There is no difficulty that enough LOVE will not conquer, no disease that enough LOVE will not heal, no door that enough LOVE will not open, no gulf that enough LOVE will not bridge, no wall that enough LOVE will not throw down, no sin that enough LOVE will not redeem.
Some people have a thick skin and you don’t.
Your heart is really open and that is going to cause pain, but that is an appropriate response to this world. The cost is high, but the blessing of being compassionate is beyond your wildest dreams.
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.
If you want to be successful, you have to jump, there's no way around it.
When you jump, I can assure you that your parachute will not open right away. But if you do not jump, your parachute will never open. If you're safe, you'll never soar!