It takes courage...to endure the sharp pains of self discovery rather than choose to take the dull pain of unconsciousness that would last the rest of our lives.— Marianne Williamson
Most Powerful Self,discovery quotations
We will never know our full potential unless we push ourselves to find it.
It's this self discovery that inevitably takes us to the wildest places on earth.
The greatest discovery in life is self-discovery.
Until you find yourself you will always be someone else. Become yourself.
Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is.
Let your heart guide you...it whispers so listen closely.
The most important relationship we can all have is the one you have with yourself, the most important journey you can take is one of self-discovery. To know yourself, you must spend time with yourself, you must not be afraid to be alone. Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Put away the book, the description, the tradition, the authority, and take the journey of self-discovery. Love, and don't be caught in opinions and ideas about what love is or should be. When you love, everything will come right. Love has its own action.
The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.
God must become an activity in our consciousness.
When you release the wrongdoer from the wrong, you cut a malignant tumor out of your inner life. You set a prisoner free, but you discover that the real prisoner was yourself.
The greatest discovery in life is to discover that our essential nature does not share the limits nor the destiny of the body and mind.
Marriage is not a static state between two unchanging people.
Marriage is a psychological and spiritual journey that begins in the ecstasy of attraction, meanders through a rocky stretch of self-discovery, and culminates in the creation of an intimate, joyful, lifelong union.
We may go to the moon, but that' s not very far.
The greatest distance we have to cover still lies within us.
I have discovered that my freedom is within me, and nothing can destroy it.
And of all illumination which human reason can give, none is comparable to the discovery of what we are, our nature, our obligations, what happiness we are capable of, and what are the means of attaining it.
After all these years, I am still involved in the process of self-discovery.
It's better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe. Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
There are people who live their whole lives on the default settings, never realizing you can customize.
Finding happiness is like finding yourself.
You don't find happiness, you make happiness. You choose happiness. Self-actualization is a process of discovering who you are, who you want to be and paving the way to happiness by doing what brings you the most meaning and contentment to your life over the long run.
You are always your own best guru, your own best teacher, the answers are always inside you.
I embrace emerging experience, I participate in discovery.
I am a butterfly. I am not a butterfly collector. I want the experience of the butterfly.
I know of nothing more inspiring than that of making discoveries for ones self.
Becoming conscious is of course a sacrilege against nature;
it is as though you had robbed the unconscious of something.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Your heart is the size of an ocean. Go find yourself in its hidden depths.
A soulmate is the one person whose love is powerful enough to motivate you to meet your soul, to do the emotional work of self-discovery, of awakening.
All I know is when I start getting serious about songwriting.
.. it's like a playground. All responsibilities slip away and you're with your essence. There can be delight there and self-discovery. You can dance there... I think of it as my serious playground.
Peer reviewers go for orthodoxy ... Many of the great 19th-century discoveries were made by men who had independent wealth-Charles Darwin is the prototype. They trusted themselves.
One's own self is well hidden from one's own self;
of all mines of treasure, one's own is the last to be dug up.
Less and less is life animated through personal discovery, intimacy with others, or self-reflection. While life has become more manageable for many people, it has become commensurately less engaged.
Like an old gold-panning prospector, you must resign yourself to digging up a lot of sand from which you will later patiently wash out a few minute particles of gold ore.
When painters feel the need to make a shift toward self-discovery, they turn to black and white for a time.
... How is it [, then] that the leaders of our society have seen fit to try to eliminate this one very important means of learning and self-discovery, this means which has been used, respected, and honored for thousands of years, in every human culture of which we have a record?
A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.
Learn the craft of knowing how to open your heart and to turn on your creativity. There's a light inside of you.
An artist is an explorer. He has to begin by self-discovery and by observation of his own procedure. After that he must not feel under any constraint.