Acceptance Quotes


162 Acceptance quotes:



"One must know not just how to accept a gift, but with what grace to share it."
"Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them."
"The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within."
". . . a man must not hold himself aloof from the things which his friends and his community have at heart if he would be liked . . ."
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"Once you can accept the universe as being something expanding into an infinite nothing which is something, wearing stripes with plaid is easy."
"The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long-term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated, but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination."
"If I could define enlightenment briefly I would say it is ''the quiet acceptance of what is.''"
Author: Dyer Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes Enlightenment Quotes
"Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune."
"I liked quickness very much and Pete had it. And I really liked his acceptance of the role he had. He didn't get to play nearly as much as he expected to when he came, but he accepted it."
Author: Wooden Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"We have come out of the time when obedience, the acceptance of discipline, intelligent courage and resolution were most important, into that more difficult time when it is a person's duty to understand the world rather than simply fight for it"
"If we got one-tenth of what was promised to us in these acceptance speeches there wouldn't be any inducement to go to heaven."
Author: Rogers Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"A man is accepted into a church for what he believes and he is turned out for what he knows"
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"The betrothed and accepted lover has lost the wildest charms of his maiden by her acceptance. She was heaven while he pursued her, but she cannot be heaven if she stoops to one such as he!"
"All my life I had been looking for something, and everywhere I looked someone tried to tell me what it was. I accepted thier answers too, though they were often in contradiction and even self-contradictory. I was naive. I as looking for myself and asking everyone except myself questions which I, and only I could answer. It took me a while and much painful boomeranging of my expectations to achieve a realization everyone else appears to have been born with: That I am nobody but myself!"
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"Welcome evermore to gods and men is the self-helping man. For him all doors are flung wide: him all tongues greet, all honors crown, all eyes follow with desire. Our love goes out to him and embraces him, because he did not need it. We solicitously and apologetically caress and celebrate him, because he held on his way and scorned our disapprobation. The gods loved him because men hated him."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes Self-improvement Quotes
"Life has no other discipline to impose, if we would but realize it, than to accept life unquestioningly. Everything we shut our eyes to, everything we run away from, everything we deny, denigrate or despise, serves to defeat us in the end. What seems nasty, painful, evil, can become a source of beauty, joy and strength, if faced with an open mind. Every moment is a golden one for him who has the vision to recognize it as such."
Author: Miller Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance."
"Accept the place the divine providence has found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connection of events."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Acceptance Quotes
"The way they had the room that I was in set up, there was some sort of sound deadening platform that I had to stand on in order to get close enough to the microphone."
"We've grown up watching them and looking up to them as role models."


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