Quotes About Busy Life

Quotes tagged as "busy-life" (showing 1-16 of 16)
“Only once in a while you become aware of your intrinsic nature, with sudden bursts of empty spaces, without any effort on your part, you come home, rejoice every breath so deep and so soothing, you relax, unfocused, you skip into timelessness. This is the greatest mystery, the greatest gift of existence, without any identification to your senses, no clutches of your old patterns of mind. Few Glimpses of Heaven on the earth! I have experienced, have you?”
Ramana Pemmaraju

“Full minds create chaos.”
David W. Jones, The Enlightenment of Jesus: Practical Steps to Life Awake

Ken Poirot
“Sometimes we get so busy with our daily lives we do not take the steps and time necessary to be introspective.”
Ken Poirot, Mentor Me: GA=T+E—A Formula to Fulfill Your Greatest Achievement

Katelyn S. Bolds
“You cannot prove your worth by bylines and busyness.”
Katelyn S. Bolds

Vann Chow
“I barely took a moment to appreciate nature. Come to think of it, the
only time I did it was when I was so upset I wanted to commit suicide in the
Huang Pu river.”
Vann Chow, Shanghai Nobody

Hiroko Sakai
“i think that i was a rat in rat wheel in my previous life... can not forget the habit”
Hiroko Sakai

(A poem for busy people, my way of reminding us to take a short pause amidst the daily grind)

no thing as constancy,
soul overcharged
with a deep echo,
the unperceived sigh
ringing, ringing
in the stillness...”
Tara Estacaan

Carmen DeSousa
“I was behind, but now I'm below. Hopefully, they'll have books wherever I go...”
Carmen DeSousa

Ana Claudia Antunes
“Busy in a bus or lacking luck you poke to pluck a pick-up truck.
Utterly shocked you choke in the lock and check if you chuck a buck or if you are stuck in the muck.
So you should lurk in a day like this in such a murky lucky way.
In a day when you don't know if you laugh or cry...
Errands wait for those who are late in the busiest day.
Such day that defies all your senses and makes you want to fly...
To fly away!”
Ana Claudia Antunes, ACross Tic

Carolyn G. Heilbrun
“Is this true? Those who had "world' enough, that is, those engaged in a demanding daily vocation, were short of time while those without regular obligations had more than sufficient time, but no world?”
Carolyn G. Heilbrun, The Last Gift of Time: Life Beyond Sixty

Henry David Thoreau
“We have the St. Vitus' dance, and cannot possibly keep our heads still”
Henry David Thoreau, Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

Evinda Lepins
“We each have 24 hours in a given day; how we choose to spend each moment determines how spent we are”! EL”
Evinda Lepins, Back to Single

Frank Sonnenberg
“We’re so busy keeping busy that we fail to see the error of our ways.”
Frank Sonnenberg, BookSmart: Hundreds of real-world lessons for success and happiness

Frank Sonnenberg
“There’s more to life than increasing its speed.”
Frank Sonnenberg, BookSmart: Hundreds of real-world lessons for success and happiness

“A person can hurry through or sleep walk through life, but whenever they stop to catch their breath or awaken from a long nap, they will find apprehension, disquiet, and fretfulness waiting their directed attention.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

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