Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.— Dalai Lama
Perspective Special Needs quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
To be kind is more important than to be right.
Many times, what people need is not a brilliant mind that speaks but a special heart that listens.
The best way to begin genuine bipartisanship to make America stronger is to work together on the real crises facing our country, not to manufacture an artificial crisis to serve a special interest agenda out of touch with the needs of Americans.
The planet does not need more "successful people". The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lover of all kinds.
Stay on your game and keep going for your dreams.
The world needs that special gift that only you have.
There’s a lot of stress out there, and to handle it, you just need to believe in yourself, always go back to the person that you know you are and don’t let anybody tell you any different, because everyone’s special and everyone’s awesome.
What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible.
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
Some people are so special, so beautiful and have so much to offer this world.
Sad thing is they just don’t see it. They need positive reinforcement. Tell them, 'If you could see only half of what I see in you, then one day you'd realize how truly amazing you really are.
Low-income people, racial or ethnic minorities, pregnant women, seniors, people with special needs, people in rural areas - they all have a much harder time accessing a dentist than other groups of Americans.
If you want to be an anthropologist, you need to study physical anthropology specialized in bones. If you want to be a forensic chemist, get a degree in chemistry. Do you want to do DNA work? Get a degree in microbiology. And do well. Study hard and go to graduate school.
To thrive in life you need three bones. A wishbone. A backbone. And a funny bone.
People should never think that you have to be a very special person to help those who need you.
I haven't got any special religion this morning.
My God is the God of Walkers. If you walk hard enough, you probably don't need any other god.
Missionary zeal does not grow out of intellectual beliefs, nor out of theological arguments, but out of love. If I do not love a person I am not moved to help him by proofs that he is in need; if I do love him, I wait for no proof of a special need to urge me to help him.
Sometimes, a break from your routine is the very thing you need.
As a mom, you worry about protecting your kid.
But there are extra added layers of fears when you're talking about a kid with autism or who has some special needs issue.
You've developed the strength of a draft horse while holding onto the delicacy of a daffodil ... you are the mother, advocate and protector of a child with a disability.
The world needs you. It needs that special thing you've been dreaming about since you were little.
The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.
Missionary zeal does not grow out of intellectual beliefs, nor out of theological arguments, but out of love.
Sometimes it takes a while to recognize that someone has a special ability to get us to believe in ourselves, to tie that belief to our highest ideals and imagine that together we can do great things. In those rare moments, when such a person comes along, we need to put aside our plans and reach for what we know is possible.
Restore human legs as a means of travel.
Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities.
You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.
If you're feeling insecure and you need to feel special, the best place to go is somewhere foreign where people treat you as special because you're different.
Organized religion is in substance a mystification, a means of hiding the wickedness of the social system. If the Christian principles of love, equality, and freedom were really practiced instead of only preached, there would be no need for a special institution(the church) to take care of those principles.
Celebration is a kind of food we all need in our lives, and each individual brings a special recipe or offering, so that together we will make a great feast. Celebration is a human need that we must not, and can not, deny. It is richer and fuller when many work and then celebrate together.
If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.
Every band needs it's own special chemistry. And Bez was a very good chemist.
We need never refrain from asking anything of God simply on the ground that we think it impossible. God specializes in "impossible" things that are too good to be true.
Teach [our girls] that there is a race with special needs which they and only they can help; that the world needs and is already asking for their trained, efficient forces.
He who buys what he does not need stels from himself.
The central struggle of parenthood is to let our hopes for our children outweigh our fears.
Sometimes I need only to stand wherever I am to be blessed.
If you want me to rule out ever being Manchester United manager, I can't.
Special clubs need special managers, so in theory it could work.
Be kind to unkind people. They need it the most.
Most animals show themselves sparingly.
The grizzly bear is six to eight hundred pounds of smugness. It has no need to hide. If it were a person, it would laugh loudly in quiet restaurants, boastfully wear the wrong clothes for special occasions, and probably play hockey.
It has become a cliché to announce that 'we live in a remix culture'.
.. What was referred to in post-modern times as quoting, appropriation, and pastiche no longer needs any special name. Now this is simlpy the basic logic of cultural production.
Empathy is a special way of coming to know another and ourself, a kind of attuning and understanding. When empathy is extended, it satisfies our needs and wish for intimacy, it rescues us from our feelings of aloneness.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.
Calvin: They say the world is a stage.
But obviously the play is unrehearsed and everybody is ad-libbing his lines. Hobbes: Maybe that’s why it’s hard to tell if we’re living in a tragedy or a farce. Calvin: We need more special effects and dance numbers.
To become who we are as creatures made in the image and likeness of God, we have to be nothing and everything at once, since this is what God is. ... If we accept who we are, we are manifesting God and radiating Christ. The latter unfolding of the divine life within us does not need to go anywhere or do anything special.
Given the choice, children who don't want for anything will not save.
.. We have an obligation as parents to give our children what they need. What they want we can give them as a special gift, or they can save their money for it.
Head Start graduates are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to need special education, repeat a grade, or commit crimes in adolescence.