quote by Harriet Lerner

Although it's not useful to drown in despair, it's also not useful to keep a 'positive attitude' when this means concealing or denying real emotions.

— Harriet Lerner

Revealing Real Emotion quotations

Real emotion quote Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.

Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.

To experience love, we must go inside.

When you experience real love you get into a state which is beyond words. You are filled with a joy that goes beyond all emotions. True love is the love of the inner Self.

The sense of war, the extraordinary bravery of the Allied armies, the numbers, the losses, the real suffering that disappears in time and commemorative oratory, are not marked out in any red guidebook of the emotions, but they are present if you look.

Real emotion quote The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.

The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.

In running it is man against himself, the cruelest of opponents.

The other runners are not the real enemies. His adversary lies within him, in his ability with brain and heart to master himself and his emotions.

I'm a very emotional person, a person of real extremes, and that's often destructive both to myself and others.

Any time you put a cast like this in compromising circumstances or shake it up a little bit, I think we're all pretty close so we draw on real emotion.

Real emotion quote It is when you finally learn that your  are all in your mind that your real life

It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.

Political campaigns are designedly made into emotional orgies which endeavor to distract attention from the real issues involved, and they actually paralyze what slight powers of cerebration man can normally muster.

There are two novels that can transform a bookish 14-year-old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish daydream that can lead to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood ...in which large chunks of the day are spent inventing ways to make real life more like a fantasy novel. The other is a book about orcs.

Art is a deception that creates real emotions - a lie that creates a truth.

And when you give yourself over to that deception, it becomes magic.

Real emotion quote You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that

You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing everything with logic. If words control your that means everyone can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass.

It's a real gift to have a husband and wife in the company that love each other and that work together. They check on each other emotionally and physically. That's beautiful to me.

A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion.

Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about.

Music is supposed to be entertaining and if it touches you emotionally, so much the better. Sometimes you do it to save your own life, not anybody else's. That's why I write. I'm not trying to change anybody else's life or the world, I'm trying to keep from blowing my own brains out. That's the real point.

Real emotion quote Self-control is strength. Calmness is mastery. You have to get to a point where

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.

Real love" - "This kind of love is emotional in nature but not obsessional.

It is a love that unites reason and emotion. It involves an act of the will and requires discipline, and it recognizes the need for personal growth.

The character of instrumental music... lets the emotions radiate and shine in their own character without presuming to display them as real or imaginary representations.

Real happiness is not dependent on external things.

The pond is fed from within. The kind of happiness that stays with you is the happiness that springs from inward thoughts and emotions. You must cultivate your mind if you wish to achieve enduring happiness.

Real emotion quote In every walk with the nature one receives far more than he seeks.

In every walk with the nature one receives far more than he seeks.

Evil (ignorance) is like a shadow-- it has no real substance of its own, it is simply a lack of light. You cannot cause a shadow to disappear by trying to fight it, stamp on it, by railing against it, or any other form of emotional or physical resistance. In order to cause a shadow to disappear, you must shine light on it

If you're a real hip-hop fan and a real street music fan, and you just love good music, you're gonna play it from top to bottom, and you're gonna get the concept, you're gonna get the story of my life, you're gonna be entertained, you're gonna dance you're gonna feel emotion, you're gonna get the truth, whether you like it or hate it.

When you were on stage, you could be absolutely open about your emotions and indulge them and express yourself in a way that - in real life - I wasn't doing.

Real emotion quote Stop letting people who do so little for you control so much of your mind, feeli

Stop letting people who do so little for you control so much of your mind, feeling and emotions.

The real practice of love goes beyond satisfaction and dissatisfaction.

Wallowing in pleasure can be just as limiting as wallowing in pain if you don't open your heart beyond the satisfaction of your personal emotional needs.

The dramatic art would appear to be rather a feminine art;

it contains in itself all the artifices which belong to the province ofwoman: the desire to please, facility to express emotions and hide defects, and the faculty of assimilation which is the real essence of woman.

Mother goddesses are just as silly a notion as father gods.

If a revival of the myths of these cults gives woman emotional satisfaction, it does so at the price of obscuring the real conditions of life. This is why they were invented in the first place.

Real emotion quote Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know wh

Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know whether you did it or not.

The fact that an Englishman has an Argentinian as an idol is very rare.

I keep watching my [title-winning] goal against QPR and every time I get more emotional. My plan is to stay here because I'm convinced Manchester City will be at the same level as Real Madrid and Barcelona.

Real persuasion comes from putting more of you into everything you say.

Words have an effect. Words loaded with emotion have a powerful effect.

I have an amazing mother who's a real tough cookie.

She taught me not to get emotional about [sexism in Hollywood], just be really practical and objective. Later, in the privacy of my own home, maybe I'll bawl or break some dishes, but you just have to keep going. It's not about fighting, it's about educating.

Real emotion quote Normality is a paved road: It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow.

Normality is a paved road: It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow.

Managing our emotions increases intuition and clarity.

It helps us self-regulate our brain chemicals and internal hormones. It gives us natural highs, the real fountain of youth we've been searching for. It enables us to drink from elixirs locked within our cells, just waiting for us to discover them.

When you have something that brings a real emotion, that's the power of cinema.

Healing rain is a real touch from God. It could be physical healing or emotional or whatever.

Real emotion quote Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you've

Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you've got a big heart and aren't afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.

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Trapped in the bureaucracy nightmare, real families suffer when the big banks and their servicers force foreclosures. The emotional toll on children packing up their rooms and on parents struggling to find a temporary roof is a deep one.

In a very real sense we have two minds, one that thinks and one that feels

A lyric, it is true, is the expression of personal emotion, but then so is all poetry, and to suppose that there are several kinds of poetry, differing from each other in essence, is to be deceived by wholly artificial divisions which have no real being.

Real emotion quote You can love someone so much... But you can never love people as much as you can

You can love someone so much... But you can never love people as much as you can miss them.

I used to scream at everybody at the beginning of my career.

I'd get really emotional. I'd project all my issues about my parents and safety onto the executives, so every conversation where they gave a note was life or death and you don't love me.

There are contemporary artists that I hate with all my heart.

These are provocateurs that are without feeling. Where is the real emotion?

With enough emotional intensity and repetition, our nervous systems experience something as real, even if it hasn't occurred yet.

Music is the art of all the invisible things that are real.

Art, emotion, spiritual essence, consciousness - these things are hard to prove. Music helps you to focus on your sound. We understand that for very young kids.

Although pretend play is important, it is still the means to an end, not the end itself. Do not make the mistake of thinking a contrived, pretend drama can substitute for real interpersonal comfort in dealing with important emotional issues.

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