Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.— Dennis Wholey
Pioneering Personal Life quotations
Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
When you love someone, you love the person as they are, and not as you'd like them to be.
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.
A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.
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.
Happiness is a choice, not a result. Nothing will make you happy until you choose to be happy. No person will make you happy unless you decide to be happy. Your happiness will not come to you. It can only come from you.
Never play with the feelings of others, because you may win the game but the risk is that you will surely lose the person for life time
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.
The most important thing in life is to dare.
The most complicated thing in life is to be afraid. The smartest thing in the world is to try to be a moral person.
Less is more. Simplicity is awesome. That's all you need in life. Its just my personal philosophy.
The strongest person is not the one who is able to do something, but the one who is able not to do what he has the power to do. This self-denial is the unique way to usher in God's kingdom and to realize the kingdom life.
Life is too short to silence your personality.
All family life is organized around the most damaged person in it.
In life, it's not the genetic guy who wins or the guy with the most potential who wins; it's the person with the greatest perseverance who wins. Always be willing to get up and go at it again and again. That's the guy who has his hands raised later in life. That's the guy you guys need to be.
The natural healing force within each one of us is the greatest force in getting well.
If you're searching for the one person who can change your life... take a look in the mirror.
I've always been my own person. Everything I've ever done in my life I did the hard way.
This is what the past is for! Every experience God gives us, every person He puts in our lives is the perfect preparation for the future that only He can see.
Sometimes you have to kind of die inside in order to rise from your own ashes and believe in yourself and love yourself and become a new person.
LIfe has a way of testing a persons will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
In examining disease, we gain wisdom about anatomy and physiology and biology.
In examining the person with disease, we gain wisdom about life.
I love being married. It's so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.
If you are searching for that one person that will change your life, take a look in the mirror.
Make it a practice to judge persons and things in the most favorable light at all times and under all circumstances.
If a person has no dreams, they no longer have any reason to live.
Dreaming is necessary, although in the dream reality should be glimpsed. For me this is a principle of life.
Let the free people of the world know that we could have bargained over and sold out our cause in return for a personal secure and stable life. We received many offers to this effect but we chose to be at the vanguard of the confrontation as a badge of duty and honour.
Life begins when a person first realizes how soon it will end.
You can be everything in life but the important thing is to be a good person.
Light is the most important person in the picture.
dreaming of the person you want to be is wasting the person you already are.
You see a person's true colors when you are no longer beneficial to their life.
In many shamanic societies, if you came to a medicine person complaining of being disheartened, dispirited, or depressed, they would ask one of four questions: 'When did you stop dancing? When did you stop singing? When did you stop being enchanted by stories? When did you stop being comforted by the sweet territory of silence?'
The moment a woman comes home to herself, the moment she knows that she has become a person of influence, an artist of her life, a sculptor of her universe, a person with rights and responsibilities who is respected and recognized, the resurrection of the world begins.
A person has to keep something to herself or you're life is just a layout in a magazine.
Life has a way of testing a persons will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, 'Make me feel important.' Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.
Do not save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.
Art is restoration: the idea is to repair the damages that are inflicted in life, to make something that is fragmented - which is what fear and anxiety do to a person - into something whole.
My goal in life is to be as good of a person my dog already thinks I am.
I think the hardest thing in life is to forgive.
Hate is self destructive. If you hate somebody, you're not hurting the person you hate, you're hurting yourself. It's a healing, actually, it's a real healing...forgiveness.
The great religions are the ships, Poets the life boats.
Every sane person I know has jumped overboard.
No person who has not spent a period of his life in those 'stark and sullen solitudes that sentinel the Pole' will understand fully what trees and flowers, sun-flecked turf and running streams mean to the soul of a man
Sometimes good things fall apart so better things could fall together.
Freedom from slavery is achieved only when a person starts to feel and understand that he would prefer death to life as a slave.