quotes tagged with 'individuality'
Author: Robert Downey Jr., Source: Unknown
Listen, smile, and agree and then do whatever the **** you were gonna do anyway.
Author: NEAL A. MAXWELL, Source: http://speeches.byu.edu/reader/reader.php?id=7926&x=36&y=10
Another thing about joy: Joy not only helps us do our gospel duties but it increases our individuality. It is sinners who reflect such a stale sameness. Righteousness lends itself to individuality. Think, in contrast, of poor Lemuel, who "hearkened unto the words of Laman" (1 Nephi 3:28). He was Laman's satellite. One wonders if poor Lemuel ever had any thoughts of his own.
You have brains in your head.Author: ~Dr. Suess, Source: ~Unknown
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
You're on your own.
And you know what you know.
You are the guy who'll decide where to go.
I have a conviction deep down in my heart that we are exactly what we should be, each one of us, except as we may have altered that pattern by deviating from the laws of God here in mortality. I have convinced myself that we all have those peculiar attributes, characteristics, and abilities which are essential for us to possess in order that we may fulfil the full purpose of our creation here upon this earth...Author: Henry D. Moyle, Source: Conference address, 1952
...[T]hat allotment which has come to us from God is a sacred allotment. It is something of which we should be proud, each one of us in our own right, and not wish that we had somebody else's allotment. Our greatest success comes from being ourselves.
I think that we can console ourselves best by believing that whatever is our allotment in life... the Lord has been wise and just, and I might add, merciful, in giving to us that which we need to accomplish the particular purpose of our call.
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. Author: ~Frederick Douglass , Source: ~Unknown
You can have no inner peace as long as the controls of your life are located outside yourself.Author: ~Anonymous, Source: unknown
One of the highest places you can get to is to be independent of the opinions of other people.Author: ~Anonymous, Source: unknown
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.Author: Marcus Aurelius, Source: unknown
“A nice definition of an awakened person: a person who no longer marches to the drums of society, a person who dances to the tune of the music that springs up from within.”Author: Anthony De Mello, Source: http://www.thinkarete.com/quotes/by_category/courage/individua...
Living with integrity means: Author: Barbara De Angelis, Source: http://www.wisdomquotes.com/cat_integrityindividuality.html
Not settling for less than what you know you deserve in your relationships.
Asking for what you want and need from others.
Speaking your truth, even though it might create conflict or tension.
Behaving in ways that are in harmony with your personal values.
Making choices based on what you believe, and not what others believe