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Picture quote by Jorge Luis Borges about inspirational

So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers. ⏤ Jorge Luis Borges


Picture quote by Bono about motivational

The world is waiting for you to hammer it into shape. ⏤ Bono


Picture quote by Rumi about love

I will be waiting here, for you silence to break, for your soul to shake, for your love to wake. ⏤ Rumi


Picture quote about worries

Worrying is stupid. It is like walking around with an umbrella waiting for it to rain.


Picture quote about life

Never allow waiting to become a habit. Live your dreams and take risks. Life is happening now.


Picture quote by Lemony Snicket about waiting

If we wait until we're ready, we'll be waiting for the rest of our lives. ⏤ Lemony Snicket


Picture quote by Marjorie Pay Hinckley about life

The trick is to enjoy life. Don't wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead. ⏤ Marjorie Pay Hinckley


Picture quote by Lemony Snicket about waiting

If we wait until we are ready, we'll be waiting for the rest of our lives ⏤ Lemony Snicket


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It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole life waiting to start living.

Eckhart Tolle, teacher

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain.

Vivian Greene, authoer

Maturity includes the recognition that no one is going to see anything in us that we don't see in ourselves. Stop waiting for a producer. Produce yourself.

Marianne Williamson, author

James Caan told me at the end of filming 'Elf' that he had been waiting through the whole film for me to be funny - and I never was.

Will Ferrell, comedian

Life is always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men. There is a three year waiting list.

Yakov Smirnoff, comedian

Ask yourself whether the dream of heaven and greatness should be waiting for us in our graves - or whether it should be ours here and now and on this earth.

Ayn Rand, writer

The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

I know firsthand how agonizing waiting can be.

Joe Manchin, politician

You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.

A. A. Milne, author

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.

Terry Pratchett, author

We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.

E. M. Forster, novelist

I don't consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.

Leonard Cohen, musician

Resentment is like taking poison and waiting for the other person to die.

Malachy McCourt, actor

When you've seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there.

George Harrison, musician

When we started the band, it was because we were waiting for a sound that never happened. We got tired of waiting, and we decided to just do it ourselves.

Mike Shinoda, musician

For love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet faith, But the faith and the love and the hope are all in the waiting.

T. S. Eliot, poet

To stay ahead, you must have your next idea waiting in the wings.

Rosabeth Moss Kanter, businesswoman

I found this national debt, doubled, wrapped in a big bow waiting for me as I stepped into the Oval Office.

Barack Obama, president

What would you say? And why are you waiting?

Stephen Levine,

Whatever we are waiting for - peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance - it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.

Sarah Ban Breathnach, author

You have to create your own stuff. It's really exciting to create something, sell it, and feel like I'm not just a pawn waiting to be cast.

Anna Faris, actress

The man for whom time stretches out painfully is one waiting in vain, disappointed at not finding tomorrow already continuing yesterday.

Theodor Adorno, philosopher

I think that most writers who wait until they're inspired to write are just waiting for the fear to subside.

Barry Mann, musician

Successful entrepreneurs find the balance between listening to their inner voice and staying persistent in driving for success - because sometimes success is waiting right across from the transitional bump that's disguised as failure.

Naveen Jain, businessman

Perhaps all the dragons of our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us once beautiful and brave.

Rainer Maria Rilke, poet

There is no magic person out there, no perfect human being out there waiting for you.

Helen Reddy, actress

If pain must come, may it come quickly. Because I have a life to live, and I need to live it in the best way possible. If he has to make a choice, may he make it now. Then I will either wait for him or forget him.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.

J. B. Priestley, writer

I also don't trust Caribou anymore. They're out there, on the tundra, waiting... Something's going down. I'm right about this.

Joss Whedon, writer

Waiting is the great vocation of the dispossessed.

Mary Gordon, writer

If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you'll never enjoy the sunshine.

Morris West, writer

Beethoven, Wagner, Bach, and Mozart settled down day after day to the job in hand. They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration.

Ernest Newman, critic

I keep waiting to meet a man who has more balls than I do.

Salma Hayek, actress

Every day I lugged my backpack through the halls, waiting for the final bell. Then I'd race home and hole up in my room, playing the drums and the piano, composing music.

Josh Groban, musician

Your greatest self has been waiting your whole life; don’t make it wait any longer.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

My whole life is waiting for the questions to which I have prepared answers.

Tom Stoppard, dramatist

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, writer

I was standing in the schoolyard waiting for a child when another mother came up to me. Have you found work yet? she asked. Or are you still just writing?

Anne Tyler, novelist

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller, clergyman

My father is a college professor and that's about the extent of my college experience. I'm sort of a professional student forever. I think just as human beings we always have a student who is alive in us and is waiting to pop up and make us feel like we are 16 years-old again.

Gabriel Mann, actor

I don't like waiting in airports for my bags. Even worse, I don't like waiting in airports when my bags are lost.

Steve Waugh, athlete

If your parent is deployed and you are that young, you spend the whole time wondering where they are and waiting for them to come home. As time passes and the absence is longer and longer, you become more and more concerned - but you don't really have the words to express your concern. There's only this continued absence.

Suzanne Collins, novelist

It just gets frustrating playing the girlfriend, It's just this awful feeling, sitting in your house, waiting for a script to come. I like to be more proactive.

Joey Lauren Adams, actress

Ten men waiting for me at the door? Send one of them home, I'm tired.

Mae West, actress

Every time you have to come up with a new body of work for a new show, you're aware that people are just ready to rip you apart, they're just waiting for you to fall or make the slightest trip up.

Cindy Sherman, photographer

It's hard to find a play that's right for me to do. Rather than waiting around for the right script to come along, I decided to write one myself.

Dan Castellaneta, actor

Normal birth to me should not be numb from the waist down and waiting for the doctor to tell you to push. There's a reason we feel it. There's a reason we need to feel it.

Ricki Lake, entertainer

From the moment I was six I felt sexy. And let me tell you it was hell, sheer hell, waiting to do something about it.

Bette Davis, actress

You cannot afford to wait for perfect conditions. Goal setting is often a matter of balancing timing against available resources. Opportunities are easily lost while waiting for perfect conditions.

Gary Ryan Blair,

And I think if the president's made a mistake here, it's this laid-back kind of approach where he's waiting for someone else to solve the problem. Some people say it's a political strategy. No matter what it is, it's not effective in solving problems.

Chris Christie, politician

Barack Obama says that we need to be humble toward terrorism. Yet he is the one we have been waiting for. That is humble?

Evan Sayet, comedian

Opportunity ideas do not lie around waiting to be discovered. Such ideas need to be produced.

Edward De Bono, psychologist

The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I don't believe in total freedom for the artist. Left on his own, free to do anything he likes, the artist ends up doing nothing at all. If there's one thing that's dangerous for an artist, it's precisely this question of total freedom, waiting for inspiration and the rest of it.

Federico Fellini, director

My father died during open-heart surgery on March 29 of my senior year in college. I was getting set to go to law school. I remember sitting in the waiting room when the doctor walked in. I said to myself, The worst possible thing just happened. What will you do?

Steve Wynn, businessman

I'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky.

Jane Fonda, actress

I can imagine few things more trying to the patience than the long wasted days of waiting.

Robert Falcon Scott, explorer

Sometimes I forget that I'm supposed to keep people entertained because I'm just making music for my lifestyle and for my people who live my lifestyle. We forget that there's a world waiting on us.

ASAP Rocky, rapper

The film world is a crazy place to be. You sit around all day waiting for the phone to ring. Are people talking about you or aren't they?

Kyle MacLachlan, actor

I believe in love, but I don't sit around waiting for it. I buy houses.

Renee Zellweger, actress

But after a few minutes of convincing myself that I really wanted to go - telling myself that I love skating and that my coach is there waiting for me - I would get up and go. And my mother would always get up and eat breakfast with me!

Nancy Kerrigan,

We've been sitting at the compromise table for a long time. We're just waiting for that cold chair to be warmed up by the Republican leadership. They still have time to do the right thing and be responsible. They just seem to be moving further and further away from it.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, politician

We shall never have more time. We have, and always had, all the time there is. No object is served in waiting until next week or even until tomorrow. Keep going... Concentrate on something useful.

Arnold Bennett, novelist

Boyhood is the longest time in life for a boy. The last term of the school-year is made of decades, not of weeks, and living through them is like waiting for the millennium.

Booth Tarkington, novelist

Желязото се кове, дорде е горещо.

Bulgarian proverbs,

The whistle is always waiting to be blown, and in some ways, it gets me to do better work.

Anne Lamott, author

The Internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting.

Dave Barry, journalist

I traveled the state of Florida for two years campaigning. I have never met a job creator who told me that they were waiting for the next tax increase before they started growing their business. I've never met a single job creator who's ever said to me I can't wait until government raises taxes again so I can go out and create a job.

Marco Rubio, politician

Writing is total grunt work. A lot of people think it's all about sitting and waiting for the muse. I don't buy that. It's a job. There are days when I really want to write, days when I don't. Every day I sit down and write.

Jodi Picoult, author

My school was six miles away from where I lived on the farm. I had to walk and run, there and back every day, through gorges and over rivers. If I was late, there was a very big stick waiting for me.

Haile Gebrselassie, athlete

When we'd suggested doing it, the Theatre Royal management had said, 'Nobody wants to see Waiting for Godot.' As it happened, every single ticket was booked for every single performance, and this confirmation that our judgment was right was sweet. Audiences came to us from all over the world. It was amazing.

Ian Mckellen, actor

It's very important to reveal the mystery of the pyramid. Science in archaeology is very important. People all over the world are waiting to solve this mystery.

Zahi Hawass, scientist

I keep waiting, like in the cartoons, for an anvil to drop on my head.

Angie Harmon, model

I was gonna throw the first pitch at a Mets game, but there was a rain delay. So I'm waiting for it to stop, and the team's manager, Willie Randolph, comes by. Now he's already intimidating to begin with. But he comes over to me and says, 'If you screw this up, they will boo you.' And I said 'Thanks.'

Julia Stiles, actress

Godot is whatever it is in life that you are waiting for: 'I'm waiting to win the lottery. I'm waiting to fall in love'. For me, as a child, it was Christmas. At least that eventually came.

Ian Mckellen, actor

Walt Disney had always tried to get more dimension in his animation and when I saw these tapes, I thought, This is it! This is what Walt was waiting for! But when I looked around, nobody at the studio at the time was even halfway interested in it.

John Lasseter, director

I was always a big fan of waiting a year of two to groom an NFL quarterback; let him learn and mature.

Terrell Davis, athlete

Time always seems long to the child who is waiting - for Christmas, for next summer, for becoming a grownup: long also when he surrenders his whole soul to each moment of a happy day.

Dag Hammarskjold, diplomat

As Republicans, our first concern is for those waiting tonight to begin or resume the climb up life's ladder.

Mitch Daniels, politician

I don't know if it has set in or not. Honestly, it's crazy. It's such an amazing honor. I remember thinking back to being in my room waiting for the call to see if I got the part. It's like winning the lottery. I'm proud to be a member of such an amazing cast - that's the best award of all.

Hailee Steinfeld, actress

Being in the stands is very difficult. I was never playing but I am nervous watching, waiting.

Yannick Noah, athlete

There was no child oncology in Uzbekistan and in Russia you don't have a chance because there are already so many on the waiting lists.

Oxana Chusovitina, athlete

Her face betokened all things dear and good, The light of somewhat yet to come was there Asleep, and waiting for the opening day, When childish thoughts, like flowers would drift away.

Jean Ingelow, poet

Right now music is more my outlet than acting, but I'm waiting for that one satisfying role.

Jeremy London, actor

I don't want to go on tour and have everyone just sitting there waiting for one song.

Mac Miller, rapper

If your access to health care involves your leaving work and driving somewhere and parking and waiting for a long time, that's not going to promote healthiness.

Larry Page, businessman

Eric McCormack is directing talent waiting to happen.

Ron Livingston, actor

If you're an actor, even a successful one, you're still waiting for the phone to ring.

Kevin Bacon, actor

Conservatives and liberals alike have been waiting for this moment for a third of a century.

Michael Kinsley, journalist

If you're a waiter and you're waiting on me, you might get five percent, you might get seventy percent. It depends on how bad my math skills are that day.

Kelly Ripa, entertainer

I started out mopping floors, waiting tables, and tending bar at my dad's tavern. I put myself through school working odd jobs and night shifts. I poured my heart and soul into a small business. And when I saw how out-of-touch Washington had become with the core values of this great nation, I put my name forward and ran for office.

John Boehner, politician

I was taught to think the next week or month or year will only get better than it is today. So I just keep waiting to see how great it will get!

Stevie Ray Vaughan, musician

Christmases past, my sister Carolyn and I - we'd been waiting for Santa all night. Nothing! Where is this man?

Aretha Franklin, musician

The type of mixing that was out then was blending from one record to the next or waiting for the record to go off and wait for the jock to put the needle back on.

Grandmaster Flash, musician

Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.

Billy Graham, evangelist

I was at the vice president's Christmas party. I thought that his speech was spectacular, and I knew that it was a very emotional and difficult thing for him to do, but I admonished him for not waiting just one more stinking day.

Bradley Whitford, actor

When you wash your hands, when you make a cup of coffee, when you're waiting for the elevator - instead of indulging in thinking, these are all opportunities for being there as a still, alert presence.

Eckhart Tolle, teacher

I don't have a lot of stomach for people who don't show up to a set knowing their lines because you're keeping 150 people waiting.

Julianna Margulies, actress

I didn't know the full dimensions of forever, but I knew it was longer than waiting for Christmas to come.

Richard Brautigan,

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