Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.— Mark Twain
Exciting Trying quotations
Stop trying to calm the storm. Calm yourself, the storm will pass.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
The idiot who invented instant grits also thought of frozen fried chicken, and they ought to lock him up before he tries to freeze-dry collards.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress. You're still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.
The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us.
It is pointless trying to know where the way leads.
Think only about your first step, the rest will come.
A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.
The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
People are just as wonderful as sunsets if you let them be.
When I look at a sunset, I don't find myself saying, "Soften the orange a bit on the right hand corner." I don't try to control a sunset. I watch with awe as it unfolds.
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
There's nothing inherently dirty about sex, but if you try real hard and use your imagination you can overcome that.
If life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade.
And try to find somebody who's life gives them vodka, and have a party.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
To be yourself in a world that in constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
When everyone is trying to be something, be nothing. Range with emptiness.
The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry.
Live simply, expect little, give much. Scatter sunshine, forget self, think of others. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
This wordly life is like a shadow. If you try to catch it, you will never be able to do so. If you turn your back towards it, it has no choice but to follow you.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
There comes a point when you either embrace who and what you are, or condemn yourself to be miserable all your days. Other people will try to make you miserable; don't help them by doing the job yourself.
Hell must be a pretty swell spot, because the guys that invented religion have sure been trying hard to keep everybody else out.
The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others.
I tried to be normal once. Worst to minutes of my life.
We never fail when we try to do our duty, we always fail when we neglect to do it.
Show me a man who has never made a mistake, and I will show you one who has never tried anything.
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.
Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead, let life live through you. And do not worry that your life is turning upside down. How do you know that the side you are used to is better than the one to come? How Rumi Can Change Your Life?
Are we forming children who are only capable of learning what is already known? Or should we try to develop creative and innovative minds, capable of discovery from the preschool age on, throughout life?
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow.
I'm just a human being trying to make it in a world that is very rapidly losing it's understanding of being human.
While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.
Everything will eventually come to an end, So try to savor the moment, cause time flies, don't it? The beauty of life, you gotta make it last for the better, Cause nothin' lasts forever.
If you can be the best, then why not try to be the best?
Children have real understanding only of that which they invent themselves, and each time that we try to teach them too quickly, we keep them from reinventing it themselves.
A child learns to walk and falls down 50 times. He never thinks to himself, "maybe this isn't for me?".
Whatever is destined not to happen will not happen, try as you may.
Whatever is destined to happen will happen, do what you may to prevent it. This is certain. The best course, therefore, is to remain silent.
Education, for most people, means trying to lead the child to resemble the typical adult of his society . . . but for me and no one else, education means making creators. . . . You have to make inventors, innovators...not conformists
The most important thing in life is to dare.
The most complicated thing in life is to be afraid. The smartest thing in the world is to try to be a moral person.
In the 70s, GEORGE CLINTON and PARLIAMENT FUNKADELIC and EARTH WIND & FIRE, we were very serious about our music and who we were trying to touch. I think that's why the music of the 70s has not died - because it has a rejuvenating quality to it.
It's not for me. I tried human flesh and it's too salty for my taste.