We must give up the silly idea of folding our hands and waiting on God to do everything for us. If God had intended for that, then he would not have given us a mind. Whatever you want in life, you must make up your mind to do it for yourself.— Marcus Garvey
Devotion Wanting You quotations
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
My psychiatrist told me I was crazy and I said I want a second opinion. He said okay, you're ugly too.
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
If you want to change the world, start with yourself.
In the morning the sunflower blossoms due to the sun's rays.
This morning I just wanted to remind you that my heart blossoms with love for you everyday I wake up and it is going to do that forever.
If you hear the dogs, keep going. If you see the torches in the woods, keep going. If there's shouting after you, keep going. Don't ever stop. Keep going. If you want a taste of freedom, keep going.
Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.
There are more fake guides, teachers in the world than stars.
The real guide is the one who makes you see your inner beauty, not the one who wants to be admired and followed.
Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you've never shared with another soul and they absorb everything you say and actually want to hear more.
Whenever you want to see me, always look at the sunset; I will be there.
If you want to fly, give up everything that weights you down.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you'd ever imagined. Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself
I learned that everybody is not your friend.
You have to watch who you associate with and surround yourself with positive things and people who want to do something positive.
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.
The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life what I wanted to die.
If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
If you want to know who controls you, look at who you are not allowed to criticize.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
I trust that you will so live today as to realize that you are masters of your own destiny, masters of your fate; if there is anything you want in this world, it is for you to strike out with confidence and faith in self and reach for it.
If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it.
If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place.
Truth is not what you want it to be; it is what it is, and you must bend to its power or live a lie.
Never let the thing you want make you forget the things you have.
To be honest with you, I don't have the words to make you feel better, but I do have the arms to give you a hug, ears to listen to whatever you want to talk about, and I have a heart; a heart that's aching to see you smile again.
When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don't really have to do anything, you just let them talk.
If you really want to do something, you'll find a way. If you don't, you'll find an excuse.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
Don't let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It's your place in the world; it's your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.
If you want to destroy any nation without war, make adultery or nudity common in the young generation
We create a standard for how we want to do things and everybody's got to buy into that standard or you really can't have any team chemistry. Mediocre people don't like high-achievers and high-achievers don't like mediocre people.
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice.
Sportsmanship... what a load of crap, don't preach your morality to me. Steve Austin doesn't have any mercy... you want mercy? Take your *ss to church!
Don't be afraid to go after what you want to do, and what you want to be.
But don't be afraid to be willing to pay the price.
I don't want the horse to get trained, because training the horse is absolutely finite. But if you get the horse to where he operates as if to be your legs, an extension of you, you've far-exceeded that whole training notion.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
For what it's worth, it's never too late to be whoever you want to be.
I hope you live a life you're proud of and if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Pay attention to the people God puts in your path if you want to discern what God is up to in your life.
If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.
Live the way you want to be remembered.
If you want to be sad, no one in the world can make you happy.
But if you make up your mind to be happy, no one and nothing on earth can take that happiness from you.
You can't measure success if you have never failed.
My father has taught me that if you really do want to reach your goals, you can't spend any time worrying about whether you're going to win or lose. Focus only on getting better.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
Do you know how much faster I can fix an airplane when I want to fix it than when I don't want to fix it?