Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect -and I don't live to be- but before you start pointing fingers... make sure you hands are clean!— Bob Marley
Scandalous Pointing Fingers quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Accept a loss as a learning experience, and never point fingers at your teammates.
My two fingers on a typewriter have never connected with my brain.
My hand on a pen does. A fountain pen, of course. Ball-point pens are only good for filling out forms on a plane.
Any fool can know. The point is to understand.
Inside a religious body you get sects and hierarchies, inside an information network you get bazaars and cathedrals, it is the same, call them what you like. They survive by pointing the finger of blame at each other.
While countless Americans are pulling together to lend a helping hand, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid are pointing fingers in a shameless effort to tear us apart.
When man violates man's laws, we send him to jail and point the finger of scorn at him. When he violates nature's laws, we send him to a hospital, give him flowers, and feel sorry for him.
Self-control is strength. Calmness is mastery. You have to get to a point where your mood doesn't shift based on the insignificant actions of someone else. Don't allow others to control the direction of your life. Don't allow your emotions to overpower your intelligence.
Truth has nothing to do with words. Truth can be likened to the bright moon in the sky. Words, in this case, can be likened to a finger. The finger can point to the moon's location. However, the finger is not the moon. To look at the moon, it is necessary to gaze beyond the finger, right?
I stopped going to Kingdom Hall, the church, when I was 11 years old, so I was very young. They don't celebrate birthdays, you get no Christmas, so it's a very difficult religion for children to get into. And they do a lot of finger-pointing among the Jehovah's Witnesses.
Sometimes people's spiritual ideas become fixed and they use them against those who don't share their beliefs - in effect, becoming fundamentalist. It's very dangerous - the finger of righteous indignation pointing at someone who is identified as bad or wrong.
Never push a loyal person to the point where they no longer give a damn.
Don’t brush anything under the rug.
Don’t point fingers or do the blame game. A team is a family, and we’re in this together.
Astrology is just a finger pointing at reality.
Before you start pointing fingers, make sure your hands are clean.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
One of the greatest challenges in creating a joyful, peaceful and abundant life is taking responsibility for what you do and how you do it. As long as you can blame someone else, be angry with someone else, point the finger at someone else, you are not taking responsibility for your life.
Before pointing fingers make sure your hands are clean.
An instinctive taste teaches men to build their churches with spire steeples which point as with a silent finger to the sky and stars.
Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.
When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.
This tower, patched unevenly with black ivy, arose like a mutilated finger from among the fists of knuckled masonry and pointed blasphemously at heaven. At night the owls made of it an echoing throat; by day it stood voiceless and cast its long shadow.
Let's try and bring out the best in all of us and a positive vision of working together to solve big problems, to recognize that, yes, all is not right, things need to be fixed. We're better off solving things by working together than by pointing fingers at other people.
Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.
When things go bad, it's easy to point fingers.
People who attempt to switch the blame are afraid to fail. We've all been afraid to fail before a game, but it shouldn't stop us from continuing, and from doing what we have to do to get the job done.
As we crossed the Colorado-Utah border I saw God in the sky in the form of huge gold sunburning clouds above the desert that seemed to point a finger at me and say, "Pass here and go on, you're on the road to heaven.
Do not mistake the pointing finger for the moon.
There comes a point when you have to realize that you'll never be good enough for some people. The question is, is that your problem or theirs?
Now if you know what you're worth then go out and get what you're worth.
But ya gotta be willing to take the hits, and not pointing fingers saying you ain't where you wanna be because of him, or her, or anybody! Cowards do that and that ain't you! You're better than that!
I haven't got a great jazz band and I don't want one.
Some of the critics, Down Beat's among them, point their fingers at us and charge us with forsaking real jazz . . . It's all in what you define as 'real jazz.' It happens that to our ears harmony comes first. A dozen colored bands have a better beat than mine. Our band stresses harmony.
Clean your finger before you point at my spots.
Don't expect everyone to understand your journey, especially if they've never had to walk your path.
I just believe as a Christian, we are to show love;
we are to show compassion to people, not to point the finger, not to do this, but to do this - to love them, to welcome them, to embrace them.
God isn't what's wrong with the world.
It's just who people blame when there's nowhere to point the finger but at ourselves.
There has certainly been criticism of the timing involved in getting help to the victims of the storm, and much of it may indeed be warranted. However, this is not the time for pointing fingers; rather, it is the time for offering a helping hand to our neighbors in need.
There comes a point you have to realize that you'll never be good enough for some people. The question is, is that your problem or theirs.
Yes, they broke the law, but we can't deport them.
Let's get over this pointing fingers and do something about that, whether it - they have to pay a fine, learn to speak English, the history, you can do that. And then you have to give visas for the skills we need.
My values, our values, aren't about pointing fingers. They are about offering a helping hand.
Like a compass needle that points north, a man's accusing finger always finds a woman. Always.
He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.
If you mess something up, remember who got you there.
Don't be pointing fingers, even if finger-pointing is called for. Only one you got to blame is your own self.
Those who influenced me the most are not those who pointed out all my faults, but those who knew God was bigger than my shortcomings. Those who influenced me the most didn't just point a finger, they held out a helping hand.
And it's not a finger-pointing issue to me;
I take as much responsibility as I can. It was more just me not really knowing what I wanted to do and how to get it done.
If somebody's pointing a trembling finger at your pants and saying you shouldn't be doing that, follow that finger back, go up the arm and look at the head that's behind it, because there's almost always something fairly woolly in there.
A spiritual teaching is a finger pointing toward Reality;
it is not Reality itself. To be in a true and mature relationship with a spiritual teaching requires you to apply it, not simply believe in it.