Owed Quotes

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Criss Jami
“Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on.”
Criss Jami, Salomé: In Every Inch In Every Mile

Kami Garcia
“I couldn't look at her. I'd been jealous and hurt, and I had dragged Liv into the middle of my own broken mess of a life. All because I thought Lena didn't love me anymore. But I was stupid, and I was wrong. Lena loved me so much, she was willing to risk everything to save me.
I had given up on Lena, after she had refused to give up on me. I owed her my life. It was as simple as that.”
Kami Garcia, Beautiful Darkness

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If you haven’t figured it out yet, an absolutely certain way to lose something as quickly as possible is to forget the privilege you have to possess it in the first place.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I spend my life constantly calling in ‘imaginary’ debts that aren’t owed to me in order to avoid the ‘real’ debts that I owe to others, and so everybody ends up bankrupt.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If I continually focus on what I don’t have, my life will always be completely empty despite the fact that it’s completely full.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“If truth be told, life is so remarkably rich that we will always owe life a debt that we have no means to pay. With that being the case, maybe the biggest thing that I owe life is an apology for the assumption that life owes me.”
Craig D Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I’m owed nothing, but I’ve been gifted with everything. As such, I owe everything the commitment that I will never find myself treating ‘everything’ as ‘nothing’.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If I’m owed anything, it would be all of the consequences that come with believing that I’m owed.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Freedom is viewed as a ‘right’ to those who don’t yet understand that everything is a ‘privilege.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“Despite the fact that life owes us nothing, it gifts us everything. And if such selflessness were the hallmark of our lives, we would handily transform everyone’s life.”
Craig D Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Once I acknowledge that life owes me nothing, I have positioned myself so that I can begin to enjoy everything.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If my mentality is to spend my life seeking that which I am owed, I will spend my life seeking something that doesn’t exist. And if I’m truly that selfish, maybe that’s the outcome that I’m owed.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I cannot tell you that I am owed anything. But I can tell you that I owe everything.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“What am I owed except the responsibility to see life as a gift?”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Richelle E. Goodrich
“The only thing you can justifiably claim that life owes you is an equal measure of what you have given out. And even that is debatable.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I wonder how different life would be if the only thing we demanded of it was the opportunity to give back to it.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“The assumption of ‘rights’ is the cancer of privilege.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“As a child, I would sit at the top of the old towering pine and watch the world gloriously spread itself out at my feet. And it wasn’t until I climbed that tree many decades later that it dawned on me how much I have trampled that world under my feet. And so, maybe I need to do a lot more climbing and a lot less walking.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough