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Quotes About Ourselves

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“Our stresses, anxieties, pains, and problems arise because we do not see the world, others, or even ourselves as worthy of love. (9)”
Prem Prakash, The Yoga of Spiritual Devotion A Modern Translation of the Narada Bhakti Sutras

Garth Stein
“Such a simple concept, yet so true: that which we manifest is before us; we are the creators of our own destiny. Be it through intention or ignorance, our successes and our failures have been brought on by none other than ourselves.”
Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain

Socrates
“My friend...care for your psyche...know thyself, for once we know ourselves, we may learn how to care for ourselves" -Socrates”
Socrates

Beth Fantaskey
“Why did I sign up for this?'

'Because we grow by challenging ourselves.”
Beth Fantaskey, Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side

“Sometimes we want to believe something so badly that we allow ourselves to be taken advantage of.”
Aaron B. Powell, Doomsday Diaries III: Luke the Protector

William Hazlitt
“The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves.
(1778 - 1830)”
William Hazlitt

Dejan Stojanovic
“We measure everything by ourselves with almost a necessary conceit.”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun

Dejan Stojanovic
“Long ago we conquered our passions looking at ourselves in the mirror of eternity.”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Shape

C.S. Lewis
“Our prayers for others flow more easily than those for ourselves. This shows we are made to live by charity.”
C.S. Lewis

Dejan Stojanovic
“If what we think of ourselves were true, the planet would overflow with geniuses.”
Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun

Tim Crawshaw
“The unconditional love that God gives us when we are in relationship with him frees us and sustains us; we no longer feel the need to prove ourselves according to worldly standards, we are fine just the way we are.”
Tim Crawshaw, So, You Want to Be Rich... But Jesus Doesn't.

“The universe is not a stagnant place where technology stands still and only the few govern its destiny. Rather, it is a multidimensional dynamic entity that interacts with all things, even the very smallest. And what part we each place in it and the effect we have on it is a matter of our own choice.”
R.G. Risch

Beth Revis
“We are, at least in part, who we remember ourselves to be. Take away our memories, and you take away our selves.”
Beth Revis, The Body Electric

Alex Morritt
“Age is a seasoned trickster. To our parents, we will always be children. Within ourselves, the same yearnings of youth; the same aspirations of adolescence, will last a lifetime. Only to the young - blinded by our grey hair and slowing gait - do we appear old and increasingly beyond the pale.”
Alex Morritt, Impromptu Scribe
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V.C. Andrews
“We're better off not worrying about ourselves, and to do that, we have to worry about others.”
V.C. Andrews, Pearl in the Mist

“The art of Life is to be Ourselves.”
jan jansen easy branches

Dejan Stojanovic
“Real geniuses would like that what we think of ourselves is true.”
Dejan Stojanovic

Deirdre Madden
“I realise that a certain school of thought says that who we are is something we construct for ourselves. We build our self out of what we think we remember.”
Deirdre Madden, Molly Fox's Birthday

“We become an effective disciple of Christ, when we learn to gainsay what we say or think about ourselves and rather endeavor towards more on what others testify about us as a Christian.”
Santosh Thankachan

Joan Didion
“I think we are well-advised to keep on nodding terms with the people we used to be. Otherwise they turn up unannounced.”
Joan Didion

Cortney S. Warren
“At the most basic level, self-deception is fooling ourselves into believing something that is false -- or -- not believing something that is true.”
Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

Cortney S. Warren
“We lie to ourselves about the smallest details, and we lie to ourselves about our largest life choices.”
Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

Cortney S. Warren
“The more we lie to ourselves about how we are contributing to our problems, the more harm we will cause to ourselves and our relationships because we will blame others for undesirable aspects of our lives instead of taking responsibility for our role.”
Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

Cortney S. Warren
“In fact, lying to ourselves may be the most dangerous thing in the world because we live our truth whether we are honest about it or not.”
Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

Cortney S. Warren
“When we aren't honest with ourselves about who we are and what we want, we allow other people and circumstance to determine our life course.”
Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

Cortney S. Warren
“When what we say doesn't match how we act, we are lying to ourselves.”
Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

“God will not act in our life if we do not take action ourselves.”
Sunday Adelaja

“To fully understand how utterly amazing we really are we must first understand all of the things about us that are not, and then we must make our habitation where they are not.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough, An Intimate Collision: Encounters with Life and Jesus

“I think the purpose of life is to know who we are to ourselves and others, to know where we are in terms of time and place, and to do what we can to stay alive. what happens thereafter is the purpose of death.”
pfano percy rathogwa

“For us to have great and impressive increase, we need to do than just lying down and wishing for the best. We need to get off the bed, lay demands on ourselves and exert enough pressure, as much as necessary to get the kind increase we need”
Sunday Adelaja

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