One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.— Khalil Gibran
Off-limits Walking Away quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
When people walk away from you, let them go.
Your destiny is never tied to anyone who leaves you, and it doesn't mean they are bad people. It just means that their part in your story is over.
Before you judge a man, walk a mile in his shoes.
After that who cares?... He's a mile away and you've got his shoes!
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
Walk away from 'friendships' that make you feel small and insecure, and seek out people who inspire you and support you
All I care about is that people are being entertained.
It's not about being the world champion [in wrestling], it's about exciting the people. If you walk away entertained, then I did my job, and that's all I care about.
I think if I've learned anything about friendship, it's to hang in, stay connected, fight for them, and let them fight for you. Don't walk away, don't be distracted, don't be too busy or tired, don't take them for granted. Friends are part of the glue that holds life and faith together. Powerful stuff.
A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.
I was born to catch dragons in their dens And pick flowers To tell tales and laugh away the morning To drift and dream like a lazy stream And walk barefoot across sunshine days.
Our freedom can be measured by the number of things we can walk away from.
You have to love what you do, and you have to need it like you need air.
And there's nothing else that would give me the same degree of satisfaction as acting, which is why I can't walk away from it.
Knowing when to walk away is wisdom. Being able to is courage. Walking away, with your head held high is dignity.
If you can walk away from a landing, it's a good landing.
If you use the airplane the next day, it's an outstanding landing.
When they saw me in my space suit and the parachute dragging alongside as I walked, they started to back away in fear. I told them, don’t be afraid, I am a Soviet like you, who has descended from space and I must find a telephone to call Moscow!
Utopia is on the horizon. I move two steps closer; it moves two steps further away. I walk another ten steps and the horizon runs ten steps further away. As much as I may walk, I'll never reach it. So what's the point of utopia? The point is this: to keep walking.
Be wise enough to walk away from the nonsense around you.
The cross guarantees that even in your darkest moment God will never turn in disgust and walk away. There is no rebellion, no weakness, no foolishness, no evil of heart that the cross can't defeat and grace can't transform.
It is pointless to get your knickers in a twist if a certain person fails to react the way you want. It is best to avoid people and situations that you know drive you crazy. Remember to vote with your feet. If a situation is untenable or unchangeable, walk away.
The Administration should never have walked away from the Kyoto Treaty.
Global warming is real and it is here today. The facts aren't the issue. The policy is the issue. I think the Administration's policy on global warming is dead wrong.
May the Sun bring you by day, may the moon softly restore you by night, may the rain wash away your worries, may the breeze blow new strength into your being, may you walk gently through the world and know it's beauty all the days of your life.
When we walk away from global warming, Kyoto, when we are irresponsibly slow in moving toward AIDS in Africa, when we don't advance and live up to our own rhetoric and standards, we set a terrible message of duplicity and hypocrisy.
The worst mistake you can make is walking away from the person who actually stood there and waited for you.
Before you criticize a man, walk a mile in his shoes.
That way, when you do criticize him, you'll be a mile away and have his shoes.
Never let your kids walk away without a hug and a kiss.
I didn’t want a completely passive viewer.
Art means too much to me. To be able to articulate something visually is really an important thing. I wanted to make work where the viewer wouldn’t walk away; he would giggle nervously, get pulled into history, into fiction, into something totally demeaning and possibly very beautiful
I grew up in New Hampshire. My closest neighbor was a mile away. The deer and the raccoons were my friends. So I would spend time walking through the woods, looking for the most beautiful tropical thing that can survive the winter in the woods in New Hampshire.
But simply punishing the broken--walking away from them or hiding them from sight--only ensures that they remain broken and we do, too. There is no wholeness outside of our reciprocal humanity.
Well, I took a sabbatical. I walked away from shooting movies because I couldn't handle the travel. I'm a single parent. I had young kids, and I found that keeping in touch with them from hotel rooms and airports wasn't working for me. So I stopped.
I did not run away, I walked away by daylight….
Oldtimers, weekends, and airplane landings are alike.
If you can walk away from them, they're successful.
When someone special walks into your life and is able to change things for the better, don't let them walk away.
The first kiss I had was the most disgusting thing in my life.
The girl injected about a pound of saliva into my mouth, and when I walked away I had to spit it all out.
If people don't occasionally walk away from you shaking their heads, you're doing something wrong.
Now, revealing that you're a keeper is no guarantee that this guy won't just walk away. Some men really are just sport fishing and have no intention of doing anything more than throwing back the women they bed. If this is the cae with this man, then let him walk-what do you care? He's not the guy you're looking for.
Give yourself permission to immediately walk away from anything that gives you bad vibes. there is no need to explain or make sense of it. just trust what you feel.
Suppose Mozart had tried to be original? It would have been like a man at the North Pole trying to walk north, and this is true of all of the rest of us. Striving after originality takes you far away from your true self, and makes your work mediocre.
You see in all my life I've never found what I couldn't resist, what I couldn't turn down. I could walk away from anyone I ever knew, but I can't walk away from you.
There is a madness, yes, this is true.
Few mortals possess it, the willingness to step away from the protection of sanity. To walk into the wild wood of madness...
They were always walking away from him. But he never seemed able to walk away from them.
I could walk away from anyone I ever knew, but I can't walk away from you.
Walk away quietly in any direction and taste the freedom of the mountaineer.