Discern Quotes

Quotes tagged as "discern" (showing 1-23 of 23)
“When we take the time to break free from the tyranny of Time and learn to listen to the sound of unspoken words, we discern the hot air behind the frenzy of the wheeling and dealing around. (“Wheeling and dealing »)”
Erik Pevernagie

Criss Jami
“The most judgmental people are often those who complain most about being judged. The ones not complaining will look as though they're the ones doing the judging.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Criss Jami
“Intelligent people, as some say, in their openness, are indeed slow to criticize, but conversely, in their openness to the concerns of others, the genuine are slow to fret about being criticized.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Robin Hobb
“What is a secret? It is much more than knowledge shared with only a few, or perhaps only one another. It is power. It is a bond. It is a sign of deep trust, or the darkest threat possible.
There is power in the keeping of a secret, and power in the revelation of a secret. Sometimes it takes a very wise man to discern which is the path to greater power.
All men desirous of power should become collectors of secrets. There is no secret too small to be valuable. All men value their own secrets far above those of others. A scullery maid may be willing to betray a prince before allowing the name of her secret lover to be told.”
Robin Hobb, Fool's Quest

Yvonne Pierre
“You will be taken through training, tests and practice of being about to tell the difference between what's counterfeit over what is real. During training you're not taught to study the thousands of fake bills, for example, you are taught to KNOW the authentic ones. So, no matter how the counterfeit is disguised, you will immediately discern that it's not real.”
Yvonne Pierre, The Day My Soul Cried: A Memoir

“We must know how to discern between God's truth and the devil's counterfeit.”
Sunday Adelaja

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“It might behoove us to realize that isolation is the absence of all the senseless clutter, and all the incessant racket that would keep God from having ample room to show up and sufficient silence to be heard. Therefore, isolation may actually be the place where we are least isolated.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Robin Hobb
“What is a secret? It is much more than knowledge shared with only a few, or perhaps only one another. It is power. It is a bond. It is a sign of deep trust, or the darkest threat possible....
Be very chary of revealing your hoarded secrets. Many lose all power once they have been divulged. Be even more careful of sharing your secrets lest you find yourself a puppet dancing on someone else's strings.”
Robin Hobb, Fool's Quest

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I am always trying to figure God out so that I can figure Him in. But after a while I figure that I should just let God be God, and figure that He’ll figure it all out anyway.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Steven Magee
“To become an effective radiation researcher, you must develop the ability to discern fact from fiction.”
Steven Magee

Assegid Habtewold
“Honesty doesn't mean you reveal everything you discern and feel. That is why we have the word discretion...”
Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Instinct is all of our humanity being deliberately honest with all of life.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“God’s eyes readily see beyond our actions, for our actions are simply fear and selfishness pretending to be us.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Evinda Lepins
“In order to discern truth in our hearts, we must unpack the lies". HS/el”
Evinda Lepins

Elizabeth George
“The ability to discern truth comes from learning, growing, and understanding the Bible.”
Elizabeth George, One-Minute Inspirations for Women

Assegid Habtewold
“You can easily discern whether someone is truly interested to learn & know when s/he asks you or cornering and ambushing you to stumble...”
Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

“To maintain a constant relationship with God is to be discernable”
Sunday Adelaja

“The church is established to equip believers to discern the kingdom of God”
Sunday Adelaja

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If you can get others to believe that your random guesses are actual answers, they’ll never guess that you never understood the question in the first place.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Assegid Habtewold
“Your ability to discern key people in your life and organization before you bring them in saves you lots of time, trouble, and regrets... Watch out!!!”
Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I must never equate the degree of pain as evidencing the incorrectness of a decision, for if I do I will default on some of the most critical decisions I should have ever made.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Evinda Lepins
“In order to discern truth in our hearts, we must unpack the lies".”
Evinda Lepins

Vijay Fafat
“Receiver:


Speech discriminates between listening ears
even if sound does not.”
Vijay Fafat, The Ninth Pawn of White - A Book of Unwritten Verses