Distinctiveness Quotes

Quotes tagged as "distinctiveness" (showing 1-17 of 17)
C.G. Jung
“Not your thinking, but your being, is distinctiveness. Therefore not after difference,
ye think it, must ye strive; but after YOUR OWN BEING. At bottom, therefore, there is only one striving, namely, the striving after your own being.”
C.G. Jung, Septem Sermones ad Mortuos

Barbara W. Tuchman
“Little attention was paid, because the German people, no matter how hungry, remained obedient.”
Barbara W. Tuchman, The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam

“Being genius does not necessarily mean knowing it all or having the highest academic qualification; but a persons ability to apply wisdom and common sense to common things in a distinctive manner and courageously, exhibiting the latent deft to the admiration of the masses”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah, Distinctive Footprints of Life: Where Are You Heading Towards?

“Founders never leave our memories for they leave indelible footprints on our minds. They give us the reasons to look back and ponder. They give us the reasons to look forward with the hope and aspirations to beating their footprints of distinctiveness. Their mistakes are our lessons and the reasons to reason.”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Harold Bloom
“Walter Pater defined Romanticism as adding strangeness to beauty.”
Harold Bloom, The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

Charles Haddon Spurgeon
“Throw away the servility of imitation, and rise to the manliness of originality.”
Charles Haddon Spurgeon, Lectures to My Students

Roland H. Bainton
“When Christianity takes itself seriously, it must either renounce or master the world.”
Roland H. Baiton

Mouloud Benzadi
“إنْ أرَدْتَ النَجَاحَ والتَّألُّقَ في حَيَاتِكَ،
تَنَافَسْ مَعَ غَيْرِكَ،
وانْفَرِدْ بِنَفْسِكَ، وسِرْ في سَبِيلِكَ،
مُدَافِعاً عَنْ أفْكَارِكَ
وأسْلُوبِكَ.”
Mouloud Benzadi

Sherry Turkle
“Sometimes a citizenry should not simply "be good". You have to leave space for dissent, real dissent.”
Sherry Turkle, Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other

“The guy with Floyd's countenance should have a name like Isaiah or Abraham or Hezekiah. The name Floyd seems mundane for such an intriguing-looking man.”
Davis Miller, Approaching Ali: A Reclamation in Three Acts

Bryant McGill
“The beauty of being shattered is how the shards become our character and our marks of distinction.”
Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

“give your ears to what is distinctive, think of what is distinctive, choose what is distinctive, live for what is distinctive and you shall surely leave what is . If you however do the otherwise, you shall surely leave the otherwise”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“give your ears to what is distinctive, think of what is distinctive, choose what is distinctive, live for what is distinctive and you shall surely leave what is distinctive. If you however do the otherwise, you shall surely leave the otherwise!”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“Notwithstanding how good you are, you shall be perceived as bad by the masses when you take the extraordinary steps that lead to distinctiveness which the masses may regard as bad”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Sharon Salzberg
“The combination of realizing our distinctiveness along with our unity is seeing interdependence.”
Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection