We’ve collected the best Just Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Steven Wright, Stephen Sondheim, Bono, Stephen King, Dalai Lama. Use them as an inspiration.
Open-minded people tend to be interested in Buddhism because Buddha urged people to investigate things – he didn’t just command them to believe.
You just have to have the guidance to lead you in the direction until you can do it yourself.
Things can go away just like that. You got to be always respectful and nice and positive.
Just think of any negativity that comes at you as a raindrop falling into the ocean of your bliss.
Lead us not into temptation. Just tell us where it is; we’ll find it.
Truth never damages a cause that is just.
Just try new things. Don’t be afraid. Step out of your comfort zones and soar, all right?
I’m living with every step. I can’t live with regret. The past is the past. I’m not worried about it. I can’t change it. I can’t fix it. It is what it is. I’m just living.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.
We have more to offer than just looking good.
I think the biggest misconception about me is people really don’t know who I really am. They see the party side of me, they see the crazy side of me. But I also have a laid-back side. You know, I’m chill, down to earth. If you want to grab a cup of coffee and just talk about life, I can do that.
I dress how I feel. I just go off emotion. I can’t prepare my outfit a day before. Everything I wear is spontaneous.
I’m not perfect. I don’t claim to be perfect. So, when people point out I’m imperfect, so what? That’s just who I am.
Is a hippopotamus a hippopotamus, or just a really cool Opotamus?
The more work you put in, and the more you constantly and consistently give good performances against good opponents and constantly exceed people’s expectations, the more you really endear yourself to the crowd. That’s how your career takes off – it’s just consistency and time.
My live performance, it just comes from feeling an energy and emotion from the crowd.
We’re just enthusiastic about what we do.
A shirt’s not just a shirt. It’s the experience of what goes into that shirt.
You can’t just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they’ll want something new.
Just getting older, you stop caring what other people think, but also, you know who you are, and you know what you want.
At some point, I don’t want to have any obligation. And just chill out.
Historically, privacy was almost implicit, because it was hard to find and gather information. But in the digital world, whether it’s digital cameras or satellites or just what you click on, we need to have more explicit rules – not just for governments but for private companies.
It was my 16th birthday – my mom and dad gave me my Goya classical guitar that day. I sat down, wrote this song, and I just knew that that was the only thing I could ever really do – write songs and sing them to people.
You just wait. I’m going to be the biggest Chinese Star in the world.
I enjoy life, and I think that’s important. Life is so fragile and so fleeting, and it’s over in a minute, and you’ve just got to grab it and do everything and not worry about it.
Genocide is not just a murderous madness; it is, more deeply, a politics that promises a utopia beyond politics – one people, one land, one truth, the end of difference. Since genocide is a form of political utopia, it remains an enduring temptation in any multiethnic and multicultural society in crisis.
I’m just trying to stay within myself every day and keep going.
God wants us to know that life is a series of beginnings, not endings. Just as graduations are not terminations, but commencements. Creation is an ongoing process, and when we create a perfect world where love and compassion are shared by all, suffering will cease.
Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.
Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.
When you look at the stars and the galaxy, you feel that you are not just from any particular piece of land, but from the solar system.
The collective unconscious consists of the sum of the instincts and their correlates, the archetypes. Just as everybody possesses instincts, so he also possesses a stock of archetypal images.
I saw courage both in the Vietnam War and in the struggle to stop it. I learned that patriotism includes protest, not just military service.
When I wake up, I expect things to be good. If they’re not, then I try to set about trying to make them as good as I can ’cause I know I’m gonna have to live that day anyway. So why not try to make the most of it if you can? Some days, they pan out a little better than others, but you still gotta always just try.
Take a leap of faith and begin this wondrous new year by believing. Believe in yourself. And believe that there is a loving Source – a Sower of Dreams – just waiting to be asked to help you make your dreams come true.
Cricket is a team game. No individual can just say he can win it on his own.
Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don’t give up.
There are no big problems, there are just a lot of little problems.
Putting on a new pair of glasses or sunglasses is a simple way to completely transform your look – just like a new hairstyle.
Employees who believe that management is concerned about them as a whole person – not just an employee – are more productive, more satisfied, more fulfilled. Satisfied employees mean satisfied customers, which leads to profitability.
I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous.
Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.
Success is not just making money. Success is happiness. Success is fulfillment; it’s the ability to give.
Everything is political. I will never be a politician or even think political. Me just deal with life and nature. That is the greatest thing to me.
I’m just really a free spirit. You gotta be like that. ‘Cause life ain’t that complicated. It’s only that complicated when you make it that way. I just wanna wake up and move with the way it goes. If it’s meant to happen, it will happen.
We define family in many different ways: not just by blood but by people with whom we find a common ground and a common bond.
When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have to speak up. You have to say something; you have to do something.
I pretty much try to stay in a constant state of confusion just because of the expression it leaves on my face.
We didn’t lose the game; we just ran out of time.
You can observe a lot by just watching.
Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
It is not enough just to wish well; we must also do well.
I basically taught myself how to DJ, but I’ve been inspired by DJs throughout my whole career. I have some good friends that would hook us up with music. You learn some little things here and there from each DJ and you just take it and put your own style into to it.
I just enjoy life now. I just enjoy every morning I get to wake up.
I didn’t fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
Well-being cannot exist just in your own head. Well-being is a combination of feeling good as well as actually having meaning, good relationships and accomplishment.
Follow your dreams. Just make sure to have fun too.
You can have a plan, but you have to be flexible. Every day is unpredictable, and you just have to go with the flow.
There’s nothing more satisfying than seeing a happy and smiling child. I always help in any way I can, even if it’s just by signing an autograph. A child’s smile is worth more than all the money in the world.
Democratic socialism means that we must reform a political system that is corrupt, that we must create an economy that works for all, not just the very wealthy.
When you DJ, you’re just on your own, which is nice because there’s no argument.
Sometimes I wish that I could go into a time machine right now and just look at my self and say, ‘Calm down. Things are gonna be fine. Things are gonna be all great. Just relax.’
I just want to be better every day, to get better every day, not to be better than anyone else.
Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things.
We should not say that one man’s hour is worth another man‘s hour, but rather that one man during an hour is worth just as much as another man during an hour. Time is everything, man is nothing: he is at the most time’s carcass.
The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is, just be nice to everyone and always smile.
A lot of things are going to happen that you can’t necessarily control all the time, but you can control what you do after it happens. So that’s what I try to do, keep my head up, keep moving forward, stay positive and just work hard.
I’m confident in who I am, and I’m not doing anything wrong. I’m just being myself: being comfortable with my body, comfortable with my sound, and I’m figuring out who I am.
To God everything is beautiful, good, and just; humans, however, think some things are unjust and others just.
I never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun.
The climb might be tough and challenging,but the view is worth it. There is a purpose for that pain; you just can’t always see it right away.
Hair color is just an expression of something different that you want to have, or something creative.
A birthday is just another day where you go to work and people give you love. Age is just a state of mind, and you are as old as you think you are. You have to count your blessings and be happy.
Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.
I am just one human being.
Sometimes I sit down and I think ‘Do I regret this? Do I regret that?’ And I feel like everything makes this snowball effect, you know? If you regret something, it’s good because it just means that it’s something that’s affected you enough for you to stop and think… There’s a reason that everything happens.
Haters never win. I just think that’s true about life, because negative energy always costs in the end.
You will always have ups and downs in your life and your career, but just stay positive and go for it.
Experience is something you don’t get until just after you need it.
I don’t trip on that much. I just like to enjoy life and be happy.
To me, cricket is a simple game. Keep it simple and just go out and play.
Being a teen can be tough. Just try to surround yourself with really good friends that really have your back, and also be a really good friend to those who really care about you. If you’re not sure about certain things, talk to your friends that you trust and your family.
I am just a human being trying to make it in a world that is rapidly losing its understanding of being human.
Don’t just count your years, make your years count.
It’s not just human nature to associate in tribes. It’s deeper than that.
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views we may agree, but also to those who have expressed more superficial views; for these also contributed something, by developing before us the powers of thought.
If you just focus on the smallest details, you never get the big picture right.
Sometimes you can find peace of mind by transferring yourself to different situations. They’re just reminders to stay… calm.
When you want something so badly, you just do it. You don’t think about how hard it’s going to be.
Just because I look sexy on the cover of Rolling Stone doesn’t mean I’m naughty.
As life goes on, life just gets harder.
Don’t Make Assumptions. Find the courage to ask questions and to express what you really want. Communicate with others as clearly as you can to avoid misunderstandings, sadness and drama. With just this one agreement, you can completely transform your life.
Everyone has something to contribute to this world. It’s just a matter of being given that opportunity to do so.
I’m not trying to be different. To me, I’m just being myself.
I just aspire to be the best I can be. I want to work hard and set one goal at a time for myself.
The journey is never ending. There’s always gonna be growth, improvement, adversity; you just gotta take it all in and do what’s right, continue to grow, continue to live in the moment.
The value of beauty and inspiration is very much underrated, no question. But I want to be clear: I’m not trying to be anyone’s savior. I’m just trying to think about the future and not be sad.
I’m not afraid of anything. That’s just the way I am.
We are just statistics, born to consume resources.
Understand that everybody has their own struggles, regardless of whether you can see it or not. Just surround yourself with the people who love you, and know you’re not really alone.
If you want to do something, just do it. No one is going to do it for you.
Sketching is almost everything. It is the painter‘s identity, his style, his conviction, and then color is just a gift to the drawing.
Just do what you love.
You can’t jump from little things to big things. It just takes time and patience.
I’m looking forward to influencing others in a positive way. My message is you can do anything if you just put your mind to it.
Survival can be summed up in three words – never give up. That’s the heart of it really. Just keep trying.
Beauty is a gift, just like good health or intelligence. The only thing is not to be proud of being beautiful. Because you didn’t do anything – it was given to you.
Everything for me is either a learn or a win. I just keep moving forward, and that’s about it, honestly.
Everyone’s dream can come true if you just stick to it and work hard.
I don’t want to make money, I just want to be wonderful.
I’ve made peace with the fact that the things that I thought were weaknesses or flaws were just me. I like them.
A great restaurant is one that just makes you feel like you’re not sure whether you went out or you came home and confuses you. If it can do both of those things at the same time, you’re hooked.
You’ve just got to keep going through the tough times and try your best every time you play.
Just be yourself. Be honest, work towards a goal, and you’ll achieve it.
You can’t just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream. You’ve got to get out there and make it happen for yourself.
I’m not afraid of dying I just don’t want to be there when it happens.
I just go where the guitar takes me.
Fighting corruption is not just good governance. It’s self-defense. It’s patriotism.
Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
It’s not tyranny we desire; it’s a just, limited, federal government.
I’m so grateful for all the experiences I’ve had; the life lessons I’ve learned along the way are just completely invaluable.
Doing voiceovers is so great because even though many people would think it’s just your voice, you really do use all your physicality. I’ve done everything from playing a butterfly to Alice in Wonderland when she’s 10 feet tall, so it allows you to be an actor and build new characters.
Look, I can’t dim my shine just because some people feel uncomfortable.
It is not a God, just and good, but a devil, under the name of God, that the Bible describes.
Manufacturing is more than just putting parts together. It’s coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering, as well as final assembly.
I know how it feels to be a woman because I am a woman. And I won’t be classified as just a man.
God has equipped you to handle difficult things. In fact, He has already planted the seeds of discipline and self-control inside you. You just have to water those seeds with His Word to make them grow!
I’m no model lady. A model’s just an imitation of the real thing.
Discipline is just doing the same thing the right way whether anyone’s watching or not.
It’s not the tools that you have faith in – tools are just tools. They work, or they don’t work. It’s people you have faith in or not. Yeah, sure, I’m still optimistic I mean, I get pessimistic sometimes but not for long.
I like me better naked. I don’t mean that in a vain way… When you put clothes on, you immediately put a character on. Clothes are adjectives, they are indicators. When you don’t have any clothes on, it’s just you, raw, and you can’t hide.
Remember you are just an extra in everyone else‘s play.
Nothing succeeds like success. Get a little success, and then just get a little more.
Even with all our technology and the inventions that make modern life so much easier than it once was, it takes just one big natural disaster to wipe all that away and remind us that, here on Earth, we’re still at the mercy of nature.
When you spend a lot of time, like I do, just standing around and waiting, or being moved from place to place, every minute gets consumed by something someone else has set up for you. And it’s not like I’m always in a beautiful place wearing something gorgeous.
Democracy is not just an election, it is our daily life.
Jealousy is just love and hate at the same time.
You don’t have to be straight to be in the military; you just have to be able to shoot straight.
I try to tell all the – not even the kids, even people older than me – to just be themselves. Don’t wear what I wear ’cause I wear it; wear what you like.
Change is not a destination, just as hope is not a strategy.
Just because you’ve seen ‘My Cousin Vinny’ doesn’t qualify you to be a federal judge.
Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.
Where I think people are being offensive to religion in this country – whichever religion that might be, but particularly the one I and many other Christians subscribe to – well, we will just call it out, and we will demand the same respect that people should provide to all religions.
Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.
You weren’t born just to live a life and to die; you were born to accomplish something specifically. Matter of fact, success is making it to the end of your purpose; that is success… Success is not just existing. Success is making it to the end of why you were born.
Don’t try to be different. Just be good. To be good is different enough.
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.
My father taught me not to overthink things, that nothing will ever be perfect, so just keep moving and do your best.
Republican comes in the dictionary just after reptile and just above repugnant.
I never think that people die. They just go to department stores.
The key to life when it gets tough is to keep moving. Just keep moving.
Just do the best you can. No one can do more than that.
We become just by performing just action, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave action.
I have so much chaos in my life, it’s become normal. You become used to it. You have to just relax, calm down, take a deep breath and try to see how you can make things work rather than complain about how they’re wrong.
Just keep going. You never know how far you can go.
Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.
It’s just the risk that I take and the sacrifice that I make: Putting myself, my career, my family’s peace of mind on the line just to do right by my fans. It ain’t no gray area: You’re either with that and willing to go out of your way to make people who contribute to your dreams coming true happy or you aren’t.
Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me; The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality.
You are loved just for being who you are, just for existing. You don’t have to do anything to earn it. Your shortcomings, your lack of self-esteem, physical perfection, or social and economic success – none of that matters. No one can take this love away from you, and it will always be here.
Just as food eaten without appetite is a tedious nourishment, so does study without zeal damage the memory by not assimilating what it absorbs.
Life isn’t fair. It’s just fairer than death, that’s all.
If the track is tough and the hill is rough, THINKING you can just ain’t enough!
Accounting does not make corporate earnings or balance sheets more volatile. Accounting just increases the transparency of volatility in earnings.
Success, to me, is just doing things that I’m really proud of.
Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn’t mean he lacks vision.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
You are just your intelligence.
Seeing my friends succeed, find love, or just feeling content makes me feel unconditionally happy.
Five letters here just for everybody out there in Packer-land: R-E-L-A-X, Relax. We’re going to be OK.
Young women from a very young age are taught that life will be easier if you can just turn on the charming smile and say very little and be complacent and docile and sweet.
Thankfully, I have other skills than just standing there and looking cute.
The wise have always said the same things, and fools, who are the majority have always done just the opposite.
I just change with the times. I really don’t have a say in what’s going on. Music was here before me.
I believe marriage is between a man and a woman. I am not in favor of gay marriage. But when you start playing around with constitutions, just to prohibit somebody who cares about another person, it just seems to me that’s not what America’s about. Usually, our constitutions expand liberties, they don’t contract them.
If you just love movies enough, you can make a good one.
No. I am not a royalist. Not at all. I am definitely a republican in the British sense of the word. I just don’t see the use of the monarchy though I’m fierce patriot. I’m proud proud proud of being English, but I think the monarchy symbolizes a lot of what was wrong with the country.
Nature doesn’t need people – people need nature; nature would survive the extinction of the human being and go on just fine, but human culture, human beings, cannot survive without nature.
I really haven‘t had that exciting of a life. There are a lot of things I wish I would have done, instead of just sitting around and complaining about having a boring life. So I pretty much like to make it up. I’d rather tell a story about somebody else.
I like to look cool and dress nice. Lil Uzi is a rock star. Just know that.
That which is not just is not law.
If people are going to judge me without fully understanding the content of my character, then their opinion just isn’t worth it.
I just want to inspire my fans to be whoever they want to be, because that’s what I’ve always done.
If you love someone, you say it, right then, out loud. Otherwise, the moment just passes you by.
No matter how good you are, at some point your kids are gonna have to create their own independence and think that Mom and Dad aren’t cool, just to establish themselves. That’s what adolescence is about. They’re gonna go through that no matter what.
You can never get all the facts from just one newspaper, and unless you have all the facts, you cannot make proper judgements about what is going on.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.
In small proportions we just beauties see; And in short measures, life may perfect be.
We’ll love you just the way you are if you’re perfect.
There is no rule book, no right or wrong; you just have to make it up and do the very best you can to care for your family.
Stressing output is the key to improving productivity, while looking to increase activity can result in just the opposite.
When you see a person, do you just concentrate on their looks? It’s just a first impression. Then there’s someone who doesn’t catch your eye immediately, but you talk to them and they become the most beautiful thing in the world. The greatest actors aren’t what you would call beautiful sex symbols.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
At the end of the day, life is about being happy being who you are, and I feel like we are so blessed to have the support system and the best family to really just support each other no matter what we’re going through.
We are a continuum. Just as we reach back to our ancestors for our fundamental values, so we, as guardians of that legacy, must reach ahead to our children and their children. And we do so with a sense of sacredness in that reaching.
I don’t wear cologne. I do occasionally, but anytime I take a shower, I just put on deodorant. That’s basically what I smell like.
There are no extraordinary men… just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.
Memorial Day isn’t just about honoring veterans, its honoring those who lost their lives. Veterans had the fortune of coming home. For us, that’s a reminder of when we come home we still have a responsibility to serve. It’s a continuation of service that honors our country and those who fell defending it.
In order to keep my creativity alive, I just try to enjoy life to the fullest.
I remain just one thing, and one thing only, and that is a clown. It places me on a far higher plane than any politician.
Tramping is too easy with all this money. My days were more exciting when I was penniless and had to forage around for my next meal… I’ve decided that I’m going to live this life for some time to come. The freedom and simple beauty of it is just too good to pass up.
Censorship no longer works by hiding information from you; censorship works by flooding you with immense amounts of misinformation, of irrelevant information, of funny cat videos, until you’re just unable to focus.
Just knowing you don’t have the answers is a recipe for humility, openness, acceptance, forgiveness, and an eagerness to learn – and those are all good things.
Being confident is the key to life. Don’t be afraid to be you! I’m super different from a lot of kids my age with style and personality, and I’m OK with it. And if you are OK with it, everyone else will be, too. Just be yourself.
Life is just a bowl of cherries, don’t take it serious, its mysterious. Life is just a bowl of cherries, so live and laugh and laugh at love, love a laugh, laugh and love.
You can be a pretty face, but if you’re not a nice person, it just doesn’t work. I’m not traditionally a beauty, but apparently people think I’m all right. If you’re a nice person, it definitely helps.
Hotness is uniqueness and just being yourself – that’s hot.
Missionaries are very human folks, just doing what they are asked. Simply a bunch of nobodies trying to exalt Somebody.
Never stop taking risks. Just keep reaching.
Nobody can predict the future. You just have to give your all to the relationship you’re in and do your best to take care of your partner, communicate and give them every last drop of love you have. I think one of the most important things in a relationship is caring for your significant other through good times and bad.
Let us make future generations remember us as proud ancestors just as, today, we remember our forefathers.
There’s no such thing as bad weather, just soft people.
In an open society, no idea can be above scrutiny, just as no people should be beneath dignity.
Don’t look too far into the future, just look at tomorrow. One day at a time. Can you win tomorrow? Can you make progress? The answer is yes, you have a choice and tomorrow you’re going to win.
I try to keep it real. I don’t have time to worry about what I’m projecting to the world. I’m just busy being myself.
In war, you win or lose, live or die – and the difference is just an eyelash.
My story of success and failure is not just about music and being famous. It’s about living and loving and trying to find purpose in this crazy world.
Just remember, you can do anything you set your mind to, but it takes action, perseverance, and facing your fears.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
You CAN have it all. You just can’t have it all at once.
We should respect all religions and just believe in peace, kindness and harmony.
I just really enjoy life.
If I could talk to my younger self, I would just say that the path to great things is filled with a lot of stumbles, suffering, and challenges along the way. But if you have the right attitude and know that hard times will pass – and you get up each time – you will reach your destination.
Sometimes the majority just means all the fools are on the same side.
I play a lot of cricket. I just want to play, play, and play.
What is a fear of living? It’s being preeminently afraid of dying. It is not doing what you came here to do, out of timidity and spinelessness. The antidote is to take full responsibility for yourself – for the time you take up and the space you occupy. If you don’t know what you’re here to do, then just do some good.
Second place is just the first place loser.
Loneliness is my least favorite thing about life. The thing that I’m most worried about is just being alone without anybody to care for or someone who will care for me.
Human resources are like natural resources; they’re often buried deep. You have to go looking for them; they’re not just lying around on the surface.
Life is just a bowl of pits.
My message is just showing people how I came from nothing.
To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks.
Is it weird in here, or is it just me?
Femininity is not just lipstick, stylish hairdos, and trendy clothes. It is the divine adornment of humanity. It finds expression in your qualities of your capacity to love, your spirituality, delicacy, radiance, sensitivity, creativity, charm, graciousness, gentleness, dignity, and quiet strength.
The future doesn’t just happen. We are building it, and we are building it all the time.
I like Hollywood. I just like Minneapolis a little bit better.
‘The bigtime for you is just around the corner.’ They told me that first in 1952 – boy, it’s been a long corner. If I don’t hit the bigtime in the next 25 or 30 years, I’m gonna pack in the music business and become a full-time gigolo.
Election days come and go. But the struggle of the people to create a government which represents all of us and not just the one percent – a government based on the principles of economic, social, racial and environmental justice – that struggle continues.
The problem with car dealerships is you’ve already decided what you want to buy before you even go there, and you’re really just going there to talk through some annoying negotiation.
You never know the plan. You never know what’s going to happen. We are not even promised tomorrow. I just try to focus on one day at a time.
It’s very refreshing to go away and take a break, to clear your head, and just get into something else.
The easiest diet is, you know, eat vegetables, eat fresh food. Just a really sensible healthy diet like you read about all the time.
Just as the constant increase of entropy is the basic law of the universe, so it is the basic law of life to be ever more highly structured and to struggle against entropy.
Until you dig a hole, you plant a tree, you water it and make it survive, you haven’t done a thing. You are just talking.
You’ve got to give something back. You can’t just sit there.
Won’t it be wonderful when black history and native American history and Jewish history and all of U.S. history is taught from one book. Just U.S. history.
Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.
You can convince yourself of just about anything when you want to believe a conspiracy theory.
Just remember, once you’re over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
That’s the thing about awards – it’s for the people who do all the hard work behind the scenes. An award is just a clap at them.
Use power to help people. For we are given power not to advance our own purposes nor to make a great show in the world, nor a name. There is but one just use of power and it is to serve people.
It takes more than just a good looking body. You’ve got to have the heart and soul to go with it.
The bee collects honey from flowers in such a way as to do the least damage or destruction to them, and he leaves them whole, undamaged and fresh, just as he found them.
Where I am today… I still have my ups and downs, but I take it one day at a time and I just hope that I can be the best that I can possibly be, not only for myself, but also young people that are out there today that need someone to look up to.
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
Just do what you do best.
I’m happy to just sit in a cafe and watch people. It’s my favorite thing to do, for sure.
A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it is an appeal to our better selves, a call to become something more.
If everything seems under control, you’re just not going fast enough.
Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
I have as much authority as the Pope, I just don’t have as many people who believe it.
The budget is not just a collection of numbers, but an expression of our values and aspirations.
We’re all just passing time and occupy our chair very briefly.
Life is meant to be enjoyed, not just endured.
An ignorant person is one who doesn’t know what you have just found out.
Guilt is just as powerful, but its influence is positive, while shame‘s is destructive. Shame erodes our courage and fuels disengagement.
I guess I just feel very comfortable with being myself.