If you want to change the world, start with yourself.— Mahatma Gandhi
Unexpected Stillness quotations
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all;
but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess.
Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so to touch his imagination as to enthuse him to his innermost core.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress. You're still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I'll rise!
Throw dirt on my name, and I still come out clean
Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
Historically speaking, we went from being Indians to pagans to savages to hostiles to militants to activists to Native Americans. Its five hundred years later and they still cant see us. We are still invisible.
Resolution One: I will live for God. Resolution Two: If no one else does, I still will.
Reality is, after all, too big for our frail understanding to fully comprehend.
Nevertheless, we have to build our life on the theory which contains the maximum truth.We cannot sit still because we cannot, or do not , know the Absolute Truth.
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.
A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
If you strike at, imprison, or kill us, out of our prisons or graves we will still evoke a spirit that will thwart you, and perhaps, raise a force that will destroy you! We defy you! Do your worst!
If you love deeply, you're going to get hurt badly. But it's still worth it.
The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.
Every day, God has something to say to you.
Even when He seems to be quiet, God is still saying something.
Whatever a person may be like, we must still love them because we love God.
Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker. You are the stillness beneath the mental noise. You are the love and joy beneath the pain.
You can truly grieve for every officer who's been lost in the line of duty in this country, and still be troubled by cases of police overreach.
Even when opportunity knocks, a man still has to get up off his seat and open the door.
I may not dress like Satan anymore, but I’m still down with the Devil and I will go medieval on your ass.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be only afraid of standing still.
If I believe in God and life after death and you do not, and if there is no God, we both lose when we die. However, if there is a God, you still lose and I gain everything.
Behind the clouds is the sun still shining.
Africa is still lying ready for us it is our duty to take it.
It is our duty to seize every opportunity of acquiring more territory and we should keep this one idea steadily before our eyes that more territory simply means more of the Anglo-Saxon race more of the best the most human, most honorable race the world possesses.
Life's not about how hard of a hit you can give... it's about how many you can take, and still keep moving forward.
If I had a choice, I would still choose to remain blind.
..for when I die, the first face I will ever see will be the face of my blessed Saviour.
In America, with all of its evils and faults, you can still reach through the forest and see the sun. But we don't know yet whether that sun is rising or setting for our country.
Poor is the nation that has no heroes, but poorer still is the nation that having heroes, fails to remember and honor them.
If two past lovers cannot remain friends, either they are still in love or never were
I am for keeping the thing going while things are stirring.
Because if we wait till it is still, it will take a great while to get it going again.
To those of you with your years of service still ahead, the challenge is yours.
Stop doubting yourselves. Have the courage to make up your minds and hold your decisions. Refuse to be BOUGHT for a nickel, or a million dollars, or a job!
Hindustan had become free. Pakistan had become independent soon after its inception but man was still slave in both these countries -- slave of prejudice … slave of religious fanaticism … slave of barbarity and inhumanity.
Be still, and the earth will speak to you.
In the inner stillness where meditation leads, the Spirit secretly anoints the soul and heals our deepest wounds.
Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.
My songs is hard stuff which politicians don't want on them radio station because they still want people to live in ignorancy.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
The greatest test of faith is when you don't get what you want, but still you are able to say Thank You Lord.
In a theatre it happened that a fire started off stage.
The clown came out to tell the audience. They thought it was a joke and applauded. He told them again, and they became still more hilarious. This is the way, I suppose, that the world will be destroyed-amid the universal hilarity of wits and wags who think it is all a joke.
And the writing is still : to you, with you, about you, because of you and for you.
When I'd get tired and want to stop, I'd wonder what my next opponent was doing.
I'd wonder if he was still working out. I'd tried to visualize him. When I could see him working, I'd start pushing myself. When I could see him in the shower, I'd push myself harder.
I still believe that standing up for the truth of God is the greatest thing in the world. This is the end (purpose) of life. The end of life is not to be happy. The end of life is not to achieve pleasure and avoid pain. The end of life is to do the will of God, come what may.