Remember this practical piece of advice: Never come into the theatre with mud on your feet. Leave your dust and dirt outside. Check your little worries, squabbles, petty difficulties with your outside clothing -- all the things that ruin your life and draw your attention away from your art -- at the door.— Konstantin Stanislavisky
Uplifting Ruined 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.
Remember this practical piece of advice: Never come into the theatre with mud on your feet. Leave your dust and dirt outside. Check your little worries, squabbles, petty difficulties with your outside clothing - all the things that ruin your life and draw your attention away from your art - at the door.
If you love someone who is ruining his or her life because of faulty thinking, and you don't do anything about it because you are afraid of what others might think, it would seem that rather than being loving, you are in fact being heartless.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Three things ruin a man: power, money, and women.
I never wanted power. I never had any money, and the only woman in my life is up at the house right now.
We would rather be ruined than changed.
We would rather die in our dread than climb the cross of the moment and let our illusions die.
Suretyship (Dogma) is the precursor of ruin.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
I close my eyes and I take a deep breath and I think about my life and how I ended up this way. I think about the ruin, devastation and wreckage I have caused to myself and to others. I think about self-hatred and self-loathing. I think about how and why and what happened and the thoughts come easily, but the answers don't.
How strange that the nature of life is change, yet the nature of human beings is to resist change. And how ironic that the difficult times we fear might ruin us are the very ones that can break us open and help us blossom into who we were meant to be.
Well . . . he lets it ruin his life. He gets so obsessed with going after the one thing that hurt him that he loses sight of everything else. He becomes isolated from everyone and everything. Paranoid. He feels like he can't trust anyone around him ever. In the end, he loses everything, even his life. And for what? Total stupidity, if you ask me.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
But people who long to be rich fall into temptation and are trapped by many foolish desires and schemes that plunge them into ruin and destruction. For love of money is the root of all of evil and some having pursued its power, fall from faith and end in sorrow.
Keep your sense of humor. There's enough stress in the rest of your life not to let bad shots ruin a game you're supposed to enjoy.
There is no such thing as an acceptable level of unemployment, because hunger is not acceptable, poverty is not acceptable, poor health is not acceptable, and a ruined life is not acceptable.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
Think of a lifeless forest in which a small plant pushes its head upward, out of the ruin. In our grief process, we are moving into life from death, without denying the devastation that came before.
You need to have a life. Have fun. Then ruin it by having a serious relationship
A single girlfriend can play an important role in success of your career but a bunch of girlfriends can seriously ruins your successful life.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
If I've learned one lesson from all that's happened to me, it's that there is no such thing as the biggest mistake of your existence. There's no such thing as ruining your life. Life's a pretty resilient thing, it turns out.
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces;
but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
Whenever you think something or some person is ruining your life, it's you.
A victimization mentality is so debilitating.
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.
Why ruin a young girl's life when you can make an older women SO very happy !
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
Life and love are life and love, a bunch of violets is a bunch of violets, and to drag in the idea of a point is to ruin everything. Live and let live, love and let love, flower and fade, and follow the natural curve, which flows on, pointless.
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
The first half of our life is ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.
Spirituality is a mixed-up, topsy-turvy, helter-skelter godliness that turns our lives into an upside-down toboggan ride of unexpected turns, surprise bumps and bone shattering crashes ... a life ruined by a Jesus who loves us right into his arms.
Ruin, weariness, death, perpetually death, stand grimly to confront the other presence of Elizabethan drama which is life: life compact of frigates, fir trees and ivory, of dolphins and the juice of July flowers, of the milk of unicorns and panthers’ breath, of ropes of pearl, brains of peacocks and Cretan wine.
Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn you'll never change.
We want Shraddhâ, we want faith in our own selves.
Strength is life, weakness is death. 'We are the Âtman, deathless and free; pure, pure by nature. Can we ever commit any sin? Impossible!' - such a faith is needed. Such a faith makes men of us, makes gods of us. It is by losing this idea of Shraddha that the country has gone to ruin.
Parenting is a constant struggle between making your kids life better and ruining your own.
Geez, I should stop ruining my life searching for answers I'm never gonna get, and just enjoy it while it lasts.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
Social security, bank account, and credit card numbers aren't just data.
In the wrong hands they can wipe out someone's life savings, wreck their credit and cause financial ruin.
That's what the majority of people in the world do, they walk among the ruins of their life. Things that didn't work out, relationships that went sour, jobs that disappeared. All they can think about is their ruins, and when you focus on that you can't build a new you.
Life is a blast when you know what you're doin', Best to know what you're doin' 'fore your life get ruined. Life is a thrill when your skill is developed, If you ain't got a skill or trade, then shut the hell up.
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.
These fragments I have shored against my ruins
Life is short, but it's long enough to ruin any man who wants to be ruined.
Bottom line is, I didn't return to Apple to make a fortune.
I've been very lucky in my life and already have one. When I was 25, my net worth was $100 million or so. I decided then that I wasn't going to let it ruin my life. There's no way you could ever spend it all, and I don't view wealth as something that validates my intelligence.
The people at the NSA aren't trying to ruin your life.
They're not trying to put you in authoritarian dystopia. These are normal people trying to do good work in hard circumstances.
Ignorance is bliss. Oedipus ruined a great sex life by asking too many questions.