I shall never forget my mother, for it was she who planted and nurtured the first seeds of good within me. She opened my heart to the lasting impressions of nature; she awakened my understanding and extended my horizon and her percepts exerted an everlasting influence upon the course of my life.— Immanuel Kant
Useful Perception Of 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.
Whatever the circumstances of your life, the understanding of type can make your perceptions clearer, your judgements sounder, and your life closer to your heart's desire
If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, so is ugliness.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Dream delivers us to dream, and there is no end to illusion.
Life is like a train of moods like a string of beads, and, as we pass through them, they prove to be many-colored lenses which paint the world their own hue. . . .
If you train your mind to search for the positive things about other people, you will be surprised at how many good things you can observe in them and comment upon.
Belief in God is an act of faith. But so is believing our existence is simply the result of chance.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
This is the secret of spiritual life: to think that I am the Atman and not the body, and that the whole of this universe with all its relations, with all its good and all its evil, is but as a series of paintings...scenes on a canvas...of which I am the witness.
'One new perception, one fresh thought, one act of surrender, one change of heart, one leap of faith, can change your life forever.'
Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
Reverence is an attitude of honoring life.
Reverence automatically brings forth patience. Reverence permits non-judgemental justice. Reverence is a perception of the soul.
Life without thankfulness is devoid of love and passion.
Hope without thankfulness is lacking in fine perception. Faith without thankfulness lacks strength and fortitude. Every virtue divorced from thankfulness is maimed and limps along the spiritual road.
The appearance of things changes according to the emotions;
and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.
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.
Neither camera, nor lens, nor film determine the quality of pictures;
it is the visual perception of the man behind the mechanism which brings them to life. Art contains the allied ideas of making and begetting, of being master of one's craft and able to create. Without these properties no art exists and no photographic art can come into being
The mind is the seat of perception of the things we see, hear, and feel.
It is through the mind that we see the beauties of the earth and sky, or music, of art, in fact, of everything. That silent shuttle of thought working in and out through cell and nerve weaves into one harmonious whole the myriad moods of mind, and we call it life.
My way of expression is full of complications and mystery because that's my perception of life.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
I am not my thoughts, emotions, sense perceptions, and experiences.
I am not the content of my life. I am Life. I am the space in which all things happen. I am consciousness. I am the Now. I Am.
The 'secret of life' is BELIEF. Rather than genes, it is our beliefs that control our lives. PSYCH-K is a set of simple, self-empowering techniques to change your beliefs and perceptions that impact your life at a cellular level.
Not every person is going to understand you and that's okay.
They have a right to their opinion and you have every right to ignore it.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
The person who loves his life will lose it: it could not be otherwise, for to love one's life is a fundamental denial of God's sovereignty, of God's rights, and a brazen elevation of self to the apogee of one's perception, and therefore an idolatrous focus on self, which is the heart of all sin
I believe you make your day. You make your life. So much of it is all perception, and this is the form that I built for myself. I have to accept it and work within those compounds, and it's up to me.
Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be...including our perception. Of it
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
I like doing a challenging class because it makes me more brave in life.
My perception of hardships is now completely different. I'm not whining and moaning inside as much.
Physiology is concerned with all those phenomena of life that present them selves to us in sense perception as bodily processes, and accordingly form part of that total environment which we name the external world.
One of the prevalent features of life with an angry or controlling partner is that he frequently tells you what you should think and tries to get you to doubt or devalue your own perceptions and beliefs.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
Do not forget that the value and interest of life is not so much to do conspicuous things...as to do ordinary things with the perception of their enormous value.
The biological evolutionary perception of life and of human qualities is radically different from that of traditional religion, whether it's Southern Baptist or Islam or any religion that believes in a supernatural supervalance over humanity.
Self-transformation is not just about changing yourself.
It means shifting yourself to a completely new dimension of experience and perception.
Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.
For truly in nature there are many operations that are far more than mechanical.
Nature is not simply an organic body like a clock, which has no vital principle of motion in it; but it is a living body which has life and perception, which are much more exalted than a mere mechanism or a mechanical motion.
For me, spirit is the impulse towards life, the Eros in a person leaping forward, whereas soul refers to something possibly long.. suffering, where meanings are made, where there is a sense of this gathering of perceptions, that our death is not the most important thing, nor our life.
I kinda like messing with perception a little bit.
Kind of what drugs do sometimes, and drinking. I mean, you know, you mess with your mind a little bit to see life from different angles. Within reason, if you can handle it.
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.
Belief and disbelief have divided humankind into so many sects, blinding its eyes to the vision of the Oneness of all Life.
Individual psychotherapy - that is, engaging a distressed fellow human in a disciplined conversation and human relationship - requires that the therapist have the proper temperament and philosophy of life for such work. By that I mean that the therapist must be patient, modest, and a perceptive listener, rather than a talker and advice-giver.
Clear perception is the cornerstone and an absolute necessity for living your best life - and that's exactly what the focus of a yoga practice should be all about.
There is a sort of fair play, and if you can get in touch with that in your life, if you can have that perception, the world will begin to work for you, it will begin to move toward you... Nature loves courage, and it shows you that loves courage because it will remove obstacles.
We must be willing to take an honest look at ourselves and step out beyond our judgmental mind. It is here that we will have a life-altering shift in perception, an opening of our heart.