quote by Matt    Chandler

The more you make this world about you, the more miserable you will be.

— Matt Chandler

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Self absorbed quote Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your p

Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

Loving yourself...does not mean being self-absorbed or narcissistic, or disregarding others. Rather it means welcoming yourself as the most honored guest in your own heart, a guest worthy of respect, a lovable companion

To be a tennis champion, you have to be inflexible.

You have to be stubborn. You have to be arrogant. You have to be selfish and self-absorbed. Kind of tunnel vision almost.

Self absorbed quote We are what we believe we are.

We are what we believe we are.

The essays are very solipsistic and self-absorbed, I'm totally conscious of that. To me, book writing is fun, and I basically just write about things that are entertaining to myself.

Being a good artist is the toughest job you could pick, and you have to be a little nuts to take it on.

American's could be any more self absorbed if they were made of equal parts water and paper towel.

Self absorbed quote Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental pict

Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!

Facts that challenge basic assumptions-and thereby threaten people's livelihood and self-esteem-are simply not absorbed. The mind does not digest them.

Sometimes people write novels and they just be so wordy and so self-absorbed.

I am not a fan of books ... I like to get information from doing stuff like actually talking to people and living real life.

An example I often use to illustrate the reality of vanity, is this: look at the peacock; it's beautiful if you look at it from the front. But if you look at it from behind, you discover the truth... Whoever gives in to such self-absorbed vanity has huge misery hiding inside them.

Self absorbed quote Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want

Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.

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If you study a great work of art, you'll probably find the artist was a kind of genius. And geniuses are different to you and me. So let's have no talk of temperamental, self-absorbed and petulant babies. Being a good artist is the toughest job you could pick, and you have to be a little nuts to take it on. I love them all.

Shatter the glass. In our society that is so self-absorbed, begin to look less at yourself and more at each other. Learn more about the face of your neighbor and less about your own.

True happiness, we are told, consists in getting out of one's self;

but the point is not only to get out - you must stay out; and to stay out you must have some absorbing errand.

Self absorbed quote Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure

Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.

It's easy to be a bad ass, it's easy to act like a bad ass, easy to act like a tough guy, it's easy to be a diva, and it's easy to be self absorbed. The list goes on and on but to me, I always just find it more important to be nice and kind.

Perfect self-expression will never be labor, but of such absorbing interest that it will seem almost like play.

There is nothing more irreligious than self-absorbed religion.

Self absorbed quote I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm

I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.

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There's so much importance in honoring your everyday hero.

It doesn't take money. It doesn't take connections. What matters is that people get involved. Whether your passion is gun control or food or whatever it may be, everybody needs to stop being so self-absorbed.

Before my accident I was a little too.

.. selfish and self-absorbed and for me, to now be at the place where I can kinda give back and inspire people. I'm blessed. I'm really blessed.

A major Iowa newspaper published an op-ed against Trump calling him a 'self-absorbed, wholly unqualified feckless blowhard.' Or as Trump put it, 'You forgot very rich ... I'm a very rich, self-absorbed, wholly unqualified feckless blowhard. Very, very rich.'

Self absorbed quote If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.

If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.

There's nothing that makes you more miserable (or less interesting) than self-absorption .

God made you to love him supremely, but he lost you.

He returned to get you back, but it took the cross to do it. He absorbed your darkness so that one day you can finally and dazzlingly become your true self and take your seat at his eternal feast.

Why does it help to read others' stories? It is not only that misery loves company, because (I learned) misery is too self-absorbed to want much company. Others' experiences did help with my emotional struggle.

Self absorbed quote Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.

Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.

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The great wisdom traditions of the world all recognize that the main impediment to living a life of meaning is being self-absorbed.

Take what's useful, discard what is not.

If you think my music is sentimental and self-absorbed, I agree with you.

Self absorbed quote Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.

Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.

The Self is the one thing you can discover, not by travelling miles, but by being very still inside your own being and saying to the Supreme, Yes, absorb me.

Every decade of my life I attempted to write a novel.

But I had nothing to say. I was far too self-absorbed, and now I realize I was writing for others, so that they'd applaud me, see my genius, tell me how wonderful I am, or be jealous of my success.

Moral discipline is the consistent exercise of agency to choose the right because it is right, even when it is hard.

Self absorbed quote Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.

Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.

Commitment, by its nature, frees us from ourselves and, while it stands us in opposition to some, it joins us with others similarly committed. Commitment moves us from the mirror trap of the self absorbed with the self to the freedom of a community of shared values.

Every writer is a narcissist. This does not mean that he is vain; it only means that he is hopelessly self-absorbed.

Sometimes people write novels and they just be so wordy and so self-absorbed.

Self absorbed 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.

In my mind, there is no reason why Stoicism shouldn't become as popular as Buddhism, especially in the Western world, where the dominant culture, Christianity, itself absorbed a large number of elements from Greco-Roman Stoicism.

At times we can be self-absorbed. Lord, help us to open our hearts to others and to serve those who are most vulnerable.

The question I try and ask myself when I consider whether or not to train more is what is my body craving and what is my body ready to absorb? Sometimes pushing harder is not the answer. It takes self control, confidence, and intuition to know when to train and when to rest, but when in question error on the side of being over rested.

I've got to do something to make up for all those self-absorbed and selfish years when I just, you know, was taking drugs, sitting in my room, doing bad things, whatever.

Excuse me, there's no pretense here. I happen to be genuinely self-absorbed and deeply shallow.

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