Not everyone will be happy when you begin to better yourself. Those who are for you will not just celebrate in your triumphs, but they will also pray with you through your tribulations.— T. D. Jakes
Sentimental People In Your Life quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart
Surround yourself with people who make you happy.
People who make you laugh, who help you when you’re in need. People who genuinely care. They are the ones worth keeping in your life. Everyone else is just passing through.
The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.
Pay attention to the people God puts in your path if you want to discern what God is up to in your life.
Your life is nothing more than a love story.
Between you and God. Nothing more. Every person, every experience, every gift, every loss, every pain is sent to your path for one reason and one reason only: to bring you back to Him.
There comes a point in your life when you realize: Who matters, Who never did, Who won't anymore, And who always will. So, don't worry about people from your past, there's a reason why they didn't make it to your future.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails
Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.
Crazy how you gotta wait until it's dark out to see who really with you.
Celebrate the people in your life who are there because they love you for no other reason than because you are you.
There are so many people out there who will tell you that you can't.
What you've got to do is turn around and say "Watch me."
Live for yourself and you will live in vain; Live for others, and you will live again.
If you're absent during my struggle, don't expect to be present during my success.
The people who are meant to be in your life will always gravitate back towards you, no matter how far they wander.
Never blame anyone in your life. Good people give you happiness. Bad people give you experience. Worst people give you a lesson. And best people give you memories.
It is better to be alone than in bad company.
Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad.
Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.
God sometimes removes people from your life to protect you. Don't run after them.
You will be wounded many times in your life.
You'll make mistakes. Some people will call them failures but I have learned that failure is really God's way of saying, "Excuse me, you're moving in the wrong direction." It's just an experience, just an experience.
Evaluate the people in your life; then promote, demote, or terminate. You're the CEO of your life!
There's a special place in my heart for the ones who were with me at my lowest and still loved me when I wasn't very loveable.
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
Understand: people will constantly attack you in life.
One of their main weapons will be to instill in you doubts about yourself – your worth, your abilities, your potential. They will often disguise this as their objective opinion, but invariably it has a political purpose – they want to keep you down.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
When someone hurts you, your first thought may be to wish you had never met them at all. But remember that even those who've hurt you, came into your life for a reason, and left for a reason. It’s for the best and healing starts with acceptance.
The greatest please in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
There are people in your path just so you can be a blessing to them.
Anytime you do good for others, you are sowing a seed for God to be good to you.
It’s your own expectations that hurt you.
Not the world you live in. Whatever happens in the world is real. What you think should happen is unreal. So people are hurt by their expectations. You know , you’re not disappointed by the world, you are disappointed by your own projections.
Make it a habit to tell people thank you.
To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you'll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you'll find that you have more of it.
It is surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feeling toward themselves, and if you are not comfortable within yourself, you can't be comfortable with others.
Don't waste your time explaining who you are to people who are committed to misunderstanding you.
Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down.
And trust your instincts ... good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don't hurt. They're not painful. That's not just with somebody you want to marry, but it's with the friends that you choose. It's with the people you surround yourselves with.
Life has taught me that you can’t control someone’s loyalty.
No matter how good you are to them, doesn’t mean they’ll treat you the same. No matter how much they mean to you, doesn’t mean they’ll value you the same. Sometimes the people you love the most, turn out to be the people you can trust the least.
Life's most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?
The less you associate with some people, the more your life will improve.
Any time you tolerate mediocrity in others, it increases your mediocrity. An important attribute in successful people is their impatience with negative thinking and negative acting people.
People will walk in and walk out of your life, but the one whose footstep made a long lasting impression is the one you should never allow to walk out.
Our job is unconditional love. The job of everyone else in our life is to push our buttons.
Keep people in your life that truly love you, motivate you, encourage you, inspire you, enhance you and make you happy. If you have people who do none of the above, let them go.
Don't chase people. Be yourself, do your own thing and work hard. The right people - the ones who really belong in your life - will come to you. And Stay.
Here’s a question every angry man and woman needs to consider: How long are you going to allow people you don’t even like — people who are no longer in your life, maybe even people who aren’t even alive anymore — to control your life? How long?
Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.
How on earth can you explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love? Put your hand on a stove for a minute and it seems like an hour. Sit with that special girl for an hour and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.
Don't waste your time consuming what makes you weak.
Spend your time pressing in for the Presence. Become so intimate with Jesus, so full of Him, that it does not matter what challenges in life present themselves to you. You will be so spiritually full that you can feed a multitude of other people's needs. Jesus will give you more than enough.