quote by Nas

Some seek fame cause they need validation, Some say hating is confused admiration.

— Nas

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Validity quote The only permission, the only validation, and the only opinion that matters in y

The only permission, the only validation, and the only opinion that matters in your quest for greatness is our own.

Any truth, no matter how valid, if emphasized to the exclusion of other truths of equal importance, is practical error.

Stop looking outside for scraps of pleasure or fulfillment, for validation, security, or love - you have a treasure within that is infinitely greater than anything the world can offer.

Validity quote No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for livi

No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.

When I'm writing, I'm constantly thinking about myself, because it's the only experience I have to draw on. And I don't see an exact reflection of myself in every face in the audience, but I know that my songs have validity to them, and that's why the fans are there.

Intelligence is measured by a person's ability to see validity within both sides of contradicting arguments.

The consensus is that no more than five to ten people in a hundred who die by gunfire in Los Angeles are any loss to society. These people fight small wars amongst themselves. It would seem a valid social service to keep them well-supplied with ammunition.

Classifications and distinctions based on race or color have no moral or legal validity in our society. They are contrary to our constitution and laws.

No work or love will flourish out of guilt, fear, or hollowness of heart, just as no valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.

A pattern of shared basic assumptions invented, discovered, or developed by a given group as it learns to cope with its problems of external adaptation and internal integration that have worked well enough to be considered valid and therefore, to be taught to new members as the correct way to perceive, think and feel in relation to those problems.

Shakespeare doesn't belong to the past.

If his material is valid, it is valid now. It's like coal. The only meaningfulness of a piece of coal starts and finishes with its combustion, giving us light and heat. And that to me is Shakespeare.

If Christianity is valid, why is there so much evil in the world?" To this the famous preacher replied, "With so much soap, why are there so many dirty people in the world? Christianity, like soap, must be personally applied if it is to make a difference in our lives.

the old axiom that 'all power corrupts' has doubtful validity, because it derives from our neglect of Plato's advice to find men carefully and train them by methods which make them fit for heroes.

No matter where you're from, your dreams are valid.

Let children learn about different faiths, let them notice their incompatibility, and let them draw their own conclusions about the consequences of that incompatibility. As for whether they are ‘valid,’ let them make up their own minds when they are old enough to do so.

Experience is, for me, the highest authority.

The touchstone of validity is my own experience. No other person's ideas, and none of my own ideas, are as authoritative as my experience. It is to experience that I must return again and again, to discover a closer approximation to truth as it is in the process of becoming me.

Sadness, discomfort, frustration -- they are all valid human emotions.

Why would we want to suppress them?

What I need to do is have a great positive attitude and a great work ethic.

Those two things validate me. Yes, it's important that I have good numbers, and I'm well-respected as a player. But I think it's more important that I'm respected as a man.

Sharing knowledge is not about giving people something, or getting something from them. That is only valid for information sharing. Sharing knowledge occurs when people are genuinely interested in helping one another develop new capacities for action; it is about creating learning processes.

More than in any other performing arts the lack of respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that every layman considers himself a valid critic.

More than in any other performing arts the lack of respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that every layman considers himself a valid critic.

The logic of validation allows us to move between the two limits of dogmatism and skepticism.

Think of how many religions attempt to validate themselves with prophecy.

Think of how many people rely on these prophecies, however vague, however unfulfilled, to support or prop up their beliefs. Yet has there ever been a religion with the prophetic accuracy and reliability of science? ... No other human institution comes close.

When I was 13, I told Henry Winkler I wanted to act.

He said, Do it and don't let anyone stand in your way. His validation just made it all the more true. I haven't stopped thanking him since.

A lot of people say this honor validates my career, but I didn't work hard for validation.

I'm insecure, and I need the validation of strangers to feel whole.

So, I need every single racist 12-year-old on the Internet to like me, or I don't feel complete.

I don't view wealth as something that validates my intelligence.

I get frustrated with people who say that a drug experience can have no spiritual validity. I'm here to tell you that all experience is a drug experience. We're all on drugs all the time, largely because we are MADE of drugs

Don't ask the mind to confirm what is beyond the mind.

Direct experience is the only valid confirmation.

It is impossible to describe a landscape so validly as to exclude all other descriptions, for no one can see the landscape in all its aspects at the same time, and no single view can prevent the existence and validity of other equally possible views.

When circumstances defy order, order should bend or break: anomalies and uncertainties give validity to architecture.

I think that the majority of messages are validating messages to confirm the survival of conscious. And many times that validation message is negative or sad.

The number one way a man can succeed in fulfilling a woman's primary love needs is through communication. By learning to listen to a woman's feelings, a man can effectively shower a woman with caring, understanding, respect, devotion, validation, and reassurance.

If self-validation were our most significant societal measure - we would give trophies to ourselves.

Models are just mannequins seeking validation at the hands of sleazy fashion people.

I have never, ever sought validation from the arbiters of British poetic taste.

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