Real value isn’t in what you own, drive, wear or live. The greater value is found in love and life, health and strength, friends and family!— T. D. Jakes
Superior What Is Life 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.
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?
Living with faith and courage is something that life requires of each of us.
Never, absolutely never, give up! Never give in no matter what! Fight it through! And I promise you something with all of my heart-God will help you.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Life is like a camera. Focus on what's important. Capture the good times. And if things don't work out, just take another shot.
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Pay attention to the people God puts in your path if you want to discern what God is up to in your life.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.
What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived.
It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
The strongest person is not the one who is able to do something, but the one who is able not to do what he has the power to do. This self-denial is the unique way to usher in God's kingdom and to realize the kingdom life.
I don't feel that it is necessary to know exactly what I am.
The main interest in life and work is to become someone else that you were not in the beginning.
There are so many people out there who will tell you that you can't.
What you've got to do is turn around and say "Watch me."
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
Human development, as an approach, is concerned with what I take to be the basic development idea: namely, advancing the richness of human life, rather than the richness of the economy in which human beings live, which is only a part of it.
What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.
We have a choice every day regarding the attitude we will embrace for the day.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it. Our attitude is everything.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
This is the real secret of life -- to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
Everything happens for a reason, and everything has a story, and if you take time to realise what your dream is and what you really want in life... whether it's sports, whether it's in other fields, you have to realise that there's always work to do.
Greatness can be captured in one word: lifestyle.
Life is God's gift to you, style is what you make of it.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
Not by gain our life is measured, But by what we've lost 'Tis scored;
'Tis not how much wine is drunken But how much has been outpoured. For the strength of love never standeth In the sacrifice we bear; He who has the greatest suffering Ever has the most to share.
With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.
The most important thing in your life is not what you do;
it's who you become. That's what you will take into eternity.
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
A city is the place of availabilities.
It is the place where a small boy, as he walks through it, may see something that will tell him what he wants to do his whole life.
My main goal in life is to just be happy.
I don't compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I'm going to do that. That's really going with the flow of life. As far as like the mainstream stuff, if my destiny takes me there and I end up going that route, then that's fine.
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. What the Good Life Really Means?
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
To know what life is worth you have to risk it once in a while.
It's like you have to save your own life, nobody is going to be your savior for you, so we have to do what we have to do, no matter what it is
In the beginning there was the word. The word was Jah. The word is in I, Jah is in I. I make what is good, better, and what is better, best. I follow this in every aspect of life.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
The truth is you don't know what is going to happen tomorrow.
Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed.
This is what the past is for! Every experience God gives us, every person He puts in our lives is the perfect preparation for the future that only He can see.
Take a step back, evaluate what is important, and enjoy life.
It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.
I still believe that standing up for the truth of God is the greatest thing in the world. This is the end (purpose) of life. The end of life is not to be happy. The end of life is not to achieve pleasure and avoid pain. The end of life is to do the will of God, come what may.
Everything on earth is beautiful, everything -- except what we ourselves think and do when we forget the higher purposes of life and our own human dignity.
Many of us are missing something in life because we are after the second best, I put before you what I have found to be the best - one who is worthy of all our devotion - Jesus Christ. He is the Saviour for the young and the old. Lord, here I am
I think transwomen, and transpeople in general, show everyone that you can define what it means to be a man or woman on your own terms. A lot of what feminism is about is moving outside of roles and moving outside of expectations of who and what you're supposed to be to live a more authentic life.