Wasted Quotes

Quotes tagged as "wasted" (showing 1-30 of 42)
Paulo Coelho
“Pitiful is the person who is afraid of taking risks. Perhaps this person will never be disappointed or disillusioned; perhaps she won’t suffer the way people do when they have a dream to follow. But when that person looks back – and at some point everyone looks back – she will hear her heart saying, “What have you done with the miracles that God planted in your days? What have you done with the talents God bestowed on you? You buried yourself in a cave because you were fearful of losing those talents. So this is your heritage; the certainty that you wasted your life.”
Paulo Coelho, By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept

Shannon L. Alder
“When someone you love makes compassion, kindness, forgiveness, respect and God an option, you can be sure they have made you an option, as well.”
Shannon L. Alder

Marya Hornbacher
“For a long time I believed the opposite of passion was death. I was wrong. Passion and death are implicit, one in the other. Past the border of a fiery life lies the netherworld. I can trace this road, which took me through places so hot the very air burned the lungs. I did not turn back. I pressed on, and eventually passed over the border, beyond which lies a place that is wordless and cold, so cold that it, like mercury, burns a freezing blue flame.”
Marya Hornbacher, Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

“Espere" in Spanish, is the one word covering two meanings: "waiting" and "hoping". If life, however, offers no expectation or prospect, waiting represents time "wasted”. Waiting needs a future. If not, time is condemned to be "killed". In the event that we are lost in a gap of boredom and despair, we are driven back in a vacuum of senselessness and deadlocked in a point of nothingness. We are, so therefore, bound to watch the agony of "time". ("Waiting for a place behind the geraniums " )”
Erik Pevernagie

Marya Hornbacher
“I have a remarkable ability to delete all better judgement from my brain when I get my head set on something. I have no sense of moderation, no sense of caution. I have no sense pretty much.”
Marya Hornbacher, Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

Jay Woodman
“Colour outside the lines, live outside the box. Don’t let anyone tell you what to do, or not. Don’t be afraid, listen to your heart.
Heaven is a state of being – of one-ness, and Hell is a state of being – lost. We simply need to live as we best define ourselves, find our own ways of being who we are in our world.
There is no requirement - only freedom of choice. We should not be judged if we are doing what we think best according to our perceptions at any given time.
Guilt should be discarded, moved beyond - what matters is who we choose to be in the next moment, given what we might have learned. We continually create ourselves anew.
Forgiving someone is a great way to show love, and forgive yourself too for the hurt you held onto far too long.
Take back the energy you have wasted on these things and reclaim your power to be your next best self.
Honour the past but refresh, expand, renew, fulfill. Heaven is within us, always reachable.”
Jay Woodman

Alexei Maxim Russell
“I love introverts. They don't waste words. Excessive extroverts can be very wasteful. I don't trust them in any kind of intricate or delicate matter.”
Alexei Maxim Russell, Trueman Bradley - The Next Great Detective

“Cause someday I'll be gone and all you can do is cry for nothing.”
Demi Jane Tumulak

“Time cannot be saved, it can only be spent, and if not spent wisely and well, it is wasted.”
Henrietta C. Mears

Richie Norton
“At the end of the day, if you’re wasting your time by not investing in yourself, you’re going to waste away—and that would be the greatest waste of all.”
Richie Norton

Will Advise
“And now, for something completely the same:

Wasted time and wasted breath,
's what I'll make, until my death.
Helping people 'd be as good,
but I wouldn't, if I could.

For the few that help deserve,
have no need, or not the nerve,
help from strangers to accept,
plus from mine a few have wept.

Wept from joy, or from despair,
or just from my vengeful stare.
Ways I have, to look at stupid,
make them see I am not Cupid.

Make them see they are in error,
for of truth I am a bearer.
Most decide I'm just a bear,
mauling at them, - like I care.”
Will Advise, Nothing is here...

John Fowles
“This pain, this terrible seeing-through that is in me now. It wasn't necessary. It is all pain, and it buys nothing. Gives birth to nothing.
All in vain. All wasted.
The older the world becomes, the more obvious it is. The bomb and the tortures in Algeria and the starving babies in the Congo. It gets bigger and darker.
More and more suffering for more and more. And more and more in vain.”
John Fowles, The Collector

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“One of the most terrifying things I fear is not my potential, but how much regret I’ll die with should I never use it.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“There's no such thing as a wasted moment, when I have a pen and paper.”
Charmaine J. Forde

Anita Rodriguez
“i finally got t this place were it feel right were i knew i belong were i didn't give crap maybe is not the right place but i feel save”
Anita Rodriguez

“Thank God I've wasted my youth already. I don't want to do that again.”
Greg Deane

Alessandro Baricco
“Идиотизм: нужно было выбросить все, что женщина, которую я так любил, оставила после себя, но как это сделать, ведь это как кораблекрушение, вокруг плавает целая уйма вещей, самых разных, в подобных случаях. И никак не удается по-настоящему навести чистоту. Да и нужно уцепиться за что-то, когда уже не можешь плыть.”
Alessandro Baricco, La Sposa giovane
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Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I wonder what life would have been like if I would have taken all that time I spent wondering what life would have been like, and instead used that time to make it what I wanted it to be like.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“A journey taken in vain is not a wasted journey if you have learnt something.”
Anthony T. Hincks

“All my love gone for nothing. Days of my love, years of my love.”
Sophocles, Electra

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Minutes remain the same length whether they are held against the span of years or minutes themselves. Yet, when minutes are held against themselves, they seem so terribly brief. Therefore, we’d be wise to celebrate life before minutes are all that’s left.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“Time is often wasted by those who do not understand that time is worth more than money, because when lost money can be regained but time cannot.”
Gift Gugu Mona

Dada Bhagwan
“In this world, there is no such sternness like that of maintaining silence. Verbal sternness will be wasted.”
Dada Bhagwan

Sherrilyn Kenyon
“Man, no wonder Kat left you. You smell, your hair is knotted, and you haven't shaved in how many days? Forget fighting the gallu. One whiff of you would kill them." He looked at Kish as he stood up. "Don't strike a match. The alcohol fumes alone would send him up like a Roman candle."

"Shut up," Sin snarled as he got up and grabbed the half-empty bottle of Jack Daniel's off the coffee table. He headed for his bedroom so that he wouldn't have to put up with their nagging anymore.

At least that was the plan, but the walls were so thin, he couldn't help but overhear them.

"When was the last time he changed those clothes?" Damien asked.

"I think it was the last time he bathed ... the day Kat left."

Sin heard the sound of glasses clinking together.

Damien cursed. "How much shit is he drinking?"

"Let me put it to you this way ... I restock the cabinet twice a day now."

"Damn, how can he fight the demons and be that wasted?"

"I think you were right earlier. He strikes a match and breathes at them. Like a human blowtorch.”
Sherrilyn Kenyon, Devil May Cry

“You actually, waste time when you cry over wasted time. Time should be a guide that helps you focus. All you should worry about is ageing with unfinished business.”

“Those who waste time eventually become wasted”
Sunday Adelaja

Riley Redgate
“It's sad, the thought that everyone I know is so repressed, they have to get, like, oh my
God, totally wasted to have an excuse to act the way they want to act.”
Riley Redgate, Seven Ways We Lie

Will Advise
“Social networks are so full of wasted time - they could be compared to a waste disposal system. Flush, before you go and waste no time to go.”
Will Advise, Nothing is here...

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I spend a tremendous amount of time carefully choosing the roles I wish to play so that I can run from the role I was born to play. And if I keep on doing that, I will eventually set foot in my grave never having set foot on the stage.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

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