People In Our Lives Quotes by Jamie Ford, Marshall Sylver, Robin Lee, David McCullough, David Suzuki, Dana Spiotta and many others.
There are people in our lives whom we love, and lose, and unfailingly long for. They orbit our hearts like Halley’s Comet, crossing into our universe only once, or if we are lucky, twice in a lifetime.
You must recognize that we train the people in our lives how to treat us.
Our focus must be on what we need to change about ourselves-our attitudes, our words, our actions-even if our circumstances and the other people in our lives remain the same.
Books can change your life. Some of the most influential people in our lives are characters we meet in books.
As parents, grandparents, uncles and aunts we need to start getting out into nature with the young people in our lives. Families play a key role in getting kids outside.
Even if we try to see people in our lives accurately, it is distorted by our own wants and prejudices and experiences.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
We try to organize the world, which isn’t organized the way our brains want to organize it. We tell stories about the people in our lives, we project ideas onto them. We project relationships with people, we make our lives into stories. I don’t think we can avoid doing that.
We need people in our lives with whom we can be as open as possible. To have real conversations with people may seem like such a simple, obvious suggestion, but it involves courage and risk.
The marriages come and go but your friendships stay, which is the opposite of what it used to be, so that there will be people in our lives for 30 years and often it is not your husband, it’s your women friends, male friends with whom you come of age.
The only way we know we love ourselves and the people in our life is by the agreements we are willing to make and keep
We have plenty of room for people…in our lives, I mean. Especially the ones who make us be the people we want to be.
The important people in our lives leave imprints. They may stay or go in the physical realm, but they are always there in your heart, because they helped form your heart. There’s no getting over that.
God puts people in our lives on purpose so we can help them succeed and help them become all He created them to be. Most people will not reach their full potential without somebody else believing in them.
We all make deals with ourselves when it comes to the difficult people in our lives.
We meet no ordinary people in our lives. If you give them a chance, everyone has something amazing to offer.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.