In a world so torn apart by rivalry, anger, and hatred, we have the privileged vocation to be living signs of a love that can bridge all divisions and heal all wounds.— Henri Nouwen
Courageous Torn Apart quotations
Be strong enough to stand alone, be yourself enough to stand apart, but be wise enough to stand together when the time comes.
Religion. It's given people hope in a world torn apart by religion.
If a poem hasn't ripped apart your soul; you haven't experienced poetry.
One small crack does not mean you are broken, it means that you were put to the test and you didn't fall apart.
I have been a witness, and these pictures are my testimony.
The events I have recorded should not be forgotten and must not be repeated.
For 179 years [The Book of Mormon] has been examined and attacked, denied and deconstructed, targeted and torn apart like perhaps no other religious history – perhaps like no other book in any religious history- and still, it stands.
In the City of God there will be a great thunder, Two brothers torn apart by Chaos, while the fortress endures, the great leader will succumb, The third big war will begin when the big city is burning
Don't hold together what must fall apart. The familiar life crumbles so the new life can begin.
I came away from the forums with a profound concern about the highly addictive and destructive nature of methamphetamine. Families are torn apart, lives are destroyed and treatment is difficult to get.
Poetry has its own laws speaking for the life of the planet.
It is a language that wants to bring back together what the other words have torn apart.
Whenever someone calls me a Pollyanna, I consider it to be the highest of compliments. This courageous girl finds a community that has been torn apart with hate, fear, and pain and brings it love, courage and healing. Isn't that what our world today needs more than anything?
Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
Step by step, heart to heart, left right left.
We all fall down like toy soldiers. Bit by bit, torn apart, we never win.
A 'social justice' society is a conflict which locks beneficiaries and victims alike in a struggle without end. It becomes a society torn apart by resentment over the wealth of capitalists.
The fragile weave of natural sound is being torn apart by our seemingly boundless need to conquer the environment rather than to find a way to abide in consonance with it.
One small crack does not mean you are broken, it means you were put to the test and you didn't fall apart.
Coition is a slight attack of apoplexy.
For man gushes forth from man, and is separated by being torn apart with a kind of blow.
Each act of unfaithfulness toward our inner being is a blot on our souls.
If we continue to be unfaithful, our souls are eventually torn apart and we slowly bleed to death.
Man, full of emptiness and torn apart with homesickness for the desert has had to create from within himself an adventure, a torture-chamber, an unsafe and hazardous wilderness- this fool, this prisoner consumed with longing and despair, became the inventor of 'bad conscience'.
One small crack does not mean you are broken, it means that you were put to test and you didn't fall apart.
Flying has torn apart the relationship of space and time: it uses our old clock but with new yardsticks.
One world, one mankind cannot exist in the face of six, four or even two scales of values: We shall be torn apart by this disparity of rhythm, this disparity of vibrations.
Reason flows from the blending of rational thought and feeling.
If the two functions are torn apart, thinking deteriorates into schizoid intellectual activity and feeling deteriorates into neurotic life-damaging passions.
Never be afraid to fall apart because it is an opportunity to rebuild yourself the way you wish you had been all along.
The soul is "torn apart in a painful condition as long as it prefers the eternal because of its Truth but does not discard the temporal because of familiarity.
Vengeous scowled. 'As you can see,' he said, 'you are vastly outnumbered.' I usually am.' Your situation has become quite untenable.' It usually does.' You are within moments of being swarmed by these filthy creatures of undeath and torn apart in a maelstrom of pain and fury.' Skulduggery paused. 'Okay, that's a new one on me.
The novel I am constantly writing is always the same one, and it might be described as a variously sliced-up or torn-apart book of myself.
One small crack does not mean that you are broken, it means that our were put to the test and you didn't fall apart ~Linda Poindexter
Love is a hard rock between two people and can't be torn apart
How can one talk in a classical language about a child who's torn apart in an explosion in the market near his school? People in Iraq don't talk about their joys, their problems, and the destruction of the country in literary diction.
We must stitch up what has been torn apart, render justice imaginable in the world which is so obviously unjust, make happiness meaningful for nations poisoned by the misery of this century. Naturally, it is a superhuman task. But tasks are called superhuman when men take a long time to complete them, that is all.
I write poems for myself and I write poetry that gets torn apart and becomes songs. I have a lot of respect for words, the power of words.
Every authentic poem contributes to the labour of poetry.
.. to bring together what life has separated or violence has torn apart.
I never used to see anything on TV where the man was in the weaker position.
It was always the female showing emotion, breaking down, being emotionally torn apart by men.
...being torn apart by far too many loyalties that could not possibly live together in the same brain.
All of us take offense to anyone who reaps the rewards of living in America without taking on the responsibilities of living in America. And undocumented immigrants who desperately want to embrace those responsibilities see little option but to remain in the shadows, or risk their families being torn apart.
Every authentic poem contributes to the labor of poetry.
.. to bring together what life has separated or violence has torn apart... Poetry can repair no loss, but it defies the space which separates. And it does this by its continual labor of reassembling what has been scattered.
A fundamental reason why Britain was not torn apart by civil war after 1688 was that its inhabitants' aggression was channelled so regularly and so remorsely into war and imperial expansion abroad.
Love does not terrify me. But the going away of it does. I have been made terribly aware of how everything can be wrenched away from you and your life torn apart. If I had known very secure nights all my life, if I had never seen or felt the fear of being tortured or deported or blown up into a million pieces, then I would not fear it.
This is the way I wanna die. Torn apart by angry fans who want me to play a different song.
My story is the story of countless millions of children whose families and nations were torn apart for money in the name of Jesus Christ.
Good news is not news. Bad news sells. Confrontation sells. And that's what the press is always looking for. I'm not bragging, but I have the highest job-approval rating of any public official in the city. And I've had it consistently. The approval rating for the police department is 70 percent. This notion that stop-and-frisk has torn the community apart is false.