What was important wasn't the fireworks, it was that we were together this evening, together in this place, looking up into the sky at the same time.— Banana Yoshimoto
Skyrocket Time Together quotations
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
It is my hope that people today will see that, in another time, in another period, when we saw the need for people to speak up, to organize, to mobilize, and to do something about injustice, we came together.
We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom.
The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely.
Every time you judge someone else, you reveal an unhealed part of yourself.
I fell in love with her when we were together, then fell deeper in love with her in the years we were apart.
When a certain number of people come together and they choose at a moment in time to create a precise emotion in their hearts, that emotion literally can intentionally influence the very fields that sustain the life on planet earth.
I did not want to live out my life in the strenuous effort to hold a ghost world together. It was plain as the stars that time herself moved in grand tidal sweeps rather than the tick-tocks we suffocate within, and that I must reshape myself to fully inhabit the earth rather than dawdle in the sump of my foibles.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
Dusk is just an illusion because the sun is either above the horizon or below it. And that means that day and night are linked in a way that few things are there cannot be one without the other yet they cannot exist at the same time. How would it feel I remember wondering to be always together yet forever apart?
Drawing is still basically the same as it has been since prehistoric times.
It brings together man and the world. It lives through magic.
For man, autumn is a time of harvest, of gathering together.
For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
The banding together by the nations of the world against Israel is the guarantee that their time of destruction is near and the final redemption of the Jew at hand.
Don’t burden others with your expectations.
Understanding their limitations can inspire compassion instead of disappointment, ensuring beneficial and workable relationships. Remember that you have only a short time together. Be grateful for each day you share.
Anyone who is in love is making love the whole time, even when they're not.
When two bodies meet, it is just the cup overflowing. They can stay together for hours, even days. They begin the dance one day and finish it the next, or - such is the pleasure they experience - they may never finish it. No eleven minutes for them.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
In times of grief and sorrow I will hold you and rock you, and take your grief and make it my own. When you cry, I cry, and when you hurt, I hurt. And together we will try to hold back the floods to tears and despair and make it through the potholed street of life.
At one time through love all things come together into one, at another time through strife s hatred, they are borne each of them apart.
I am alone in the midst of these happy, reasonable voices.
All these creatures spend their time explaining, realizing happily that they agree with each other. In Heaven's name, why is it so important to think the same things all together.
Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
When we remember something, we're taking bits and pieces of experience - sometimes from different times and places - and bringing it all together to construct what might feel like a recollection but is actually a construction.
My pictures are about a search for a moment—a perfect moment.
To me the most powerful moment in the whole process is when everything comes together and there is that perfect, beautiful, still moment. And for that instant, my life makes sense.
Whatever he does should be seen as working at the Presidency and if he goes to Colorado for Christmas, it should be for a minimum amount of time, the family tradition and family get-together aspect emphasized, and it be seen as a working vacation.
Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.
There are two ways to aquire the niceties of life: 1) To produce them or 2) To plunder them. When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time, a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.
It is time to stop waiting for someone to save us.
It is time to face the truth of our situation - that we're all in this together, that we all have a voice - and figure out how to mobilize the hearts and minds of everyone in our workplaces and communities.
I have made a sculpture … you will never be finished with it – when you pass around it or see it against the sky… something new goes on all the time… together with the sun, the light and the clouds, it makes a living thing.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
I think jazz is a beautiful, democratic music.
It encourages musicians with very strong, and many times, very different points of view to work together as a team while, at the same time, giving them the space to express their individuality. It's a very important art form and can be used as a model for different cultures to work together.
It takes ten times as long to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart.
Any time women come together with a collective intention, it's a powerful thing.
Whether it's sitting down making a quilt, in a kitchen preparing a meal, in a club reading the same book, or around the table playing cards, or planning a birthday party, when women come together with a collective intention, magic happens.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
He who is unable to spend a long time together in prayer, should often lift up his mind to God by short prayers.
Better late than never but never late is better.
They tell me time is money well we'll spend it together.
A life-long blessing for children is to fill them with warm memories of times together. Happy memories become treasures in the heart to pull out on the tough days of adulthood.
Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.
I want the concentration and the romance, and the worlds all glued together, fused, glowing: have no time to waste any more on prose.
It is only through letting our heart break that we discover something unexpected: the heart cannot actually break, it can only break open. When we feel both our love for this world and the pain of this world-together, at the same time-the heart breaks out of its shell. To live with an open heart is to experience life full-strength.
If you have come to help me, you are wasting your time.
But if you have come because your liberation is tied up with mine, then let us work together.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
Christmas is the day that holds all time together.
When people divorce, it's always such a tragedy.
At the same time, if people stay together it can be even worse.
The people I know that have the hardest time keeping it together emotionally are people that don't workout.
It's not even about black and white anymore, because so many people are from mixed backgrounds and mixed ethnicities, and it's just a great time to be able to pull all that together.
Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don't put them both together by claiming you "don't have the time".