Quotation Explorer - 'Settle'

...he wanted me to come home--to come home, as he said, and settle down, and whenever he said that I thought of the sediment at the bottom of a stagnant pond. - James Baldwin
Be always adventurous in the creating and sharing of your art in any form. Take risks and do not settle for playing safe. If you hesitate you are restraining your creativity. Some will appreciate your creative work and others will not. Just be free in expressing the creative you! - Alison Blackmore
Silent as a flower, her face fell in dismay, aware that the ghost of lust ate and left, sensing that there was a different scent of perfume consuming the room, and that she had numbered and counted the he loves me, he loves me not of each petal, where the lifeless dust had settle. - Anthony Liccione
And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.... Don't settle - Steve Jobs
We profess to be strangers and pilgrims, seeking after a country of our own, yet we settle down in the most un-stranger-like fashion, exactly as if we were quite at home and meant to stay as long as we could. I don't wonder apostolic miracles have died. Apostolic living certainly has. - Amy Carmichael
Don’t settle for helping those who will help you in return or doing a good deed for others to see. Help others without expecting anything back. Even if nobody else cares, God will notice. - Dillon Burroughs
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else. - Lee Iacocca
A duty dodged is like a debt unpaid; it is only deferred, and we must come back and settle the account at last. - Joseph F. Newton
We are what we allow ourselves to become. Never settle for less than what you deserve. Keep fighting the good fight! Keep giving your all to achieve, receive and succeed - Cecibel Contreras
In that case, on behalf of Earthlife, I urge that, with full knowledge of our limitations, we vastly increase our knowledge of the Solar System and then begin to settle other worlds. - Carl Sagan
Don't settle. If you settle, you already know it's below your standards. You are entitled to the best this life has to offer. - Karen A. Baquiran
Everything about you resonates happinessNo I won't settle for less - Muse
The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for. - Maureen Dowd
My head is a hive of words that won't settle. - Virginia Woolf
Having had nothing, I will not settle for crumbs. - Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
When ready to settle down: women are more interested in where the man is going; men are more interested in where the woman has been. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I would rather have young people settle on a small income at once, and have to struggle with a few difficulties together, than be involved in a long engagement. - Jane Austen
I strive for perfection - I settle for satisfaction - Carroll Bryant
Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don't settle for them. - Mia Hamm
Your mind is like this water, my friend. When it is agitated, it becomes difficult to see. But if you allow it to settle, the answer becomes clear. - Kung Fu Panda
Often people that settle in life are those that only do what they can with what they have and where they are. Never settle for someone that didn't know your worth from the beginning, or build a life without God in it. Live beyond your low expectations. - Shannon L. Alder
Not all the truths are told, dreams are shattered, words are unspoken, memories are haunting but the imagination is still fighting to settle down. - Magith Noohukhan
Business is based on the well-known principle of supply and demand. You want something, the other man has it. The only thing left to settle is the price. - Agatha Christie
We cannot wait for the other shoe to drop, when the road becomes unendurably bumpy. If the aura of truth starts to wane and the light of the sky begins to splinter, only resilience can settle things. (Steaming ahead) - Erik Pevernagie
I refuse to settle for what you call reality. - Solange nicole
Most people give up finding their soul mate, and settle down to just having a flesh mate. - Anthony Liccione
When we are quiet and still we contract and settle. - Bryant McGill
Do not settle; open up yourself by surrendering to creating your own kind of success ALL THE WAY! Whether you have superior or less-than-average skills, you will cultivate your success story through determination and consistency. - K. Abernathy Can You Action Past Your Devil's Advocate
The biggest human temptation is to settle for too little. - Thomas Merton
When it's all over and the dust from our Ancestors bodies and our own settle from the four winds only then will we see that we were here! - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Settle, for sure and universally, what conduct will promote the happiness of a rational being. - Immanuel Kant
And the Wolf howled to the Moon for one last time before entering the forest's storm: ' Don’t you worry that I will get lost... I wouldn't settle with anything less... Because I deserve the best... My soul's mirror... You ' K.K - Konstantinos Kyriakou.K.K
People of success are not going to settle for the average. - Sunday Adelaja
Keep your expectations high, Not because you are better than anyone else, but because you have experienced enough pain; to realise, you won't settle anymore. - Nikki Rowe
You don't want to just get by, you want to get ahead. You don't want to settle for mediocrity, you want to strive for greatness. You don't want to get lost in the crowd, you want to stand out and lead the charge. Pushing the limits of your potential isn't easy, but it will be worth it. - Michael J. Schiemer
Don't worry about not doing "it" perfectly right now. It's ok, just keep at it, you will soon settle in it and then you'll be glad you didn't give up. All you need is to be sure that GOD's hand is in it. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
Refuse to live a settle for it life. - Karen Salmansohn
If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. - Steve Jobs
From ... the age of five or six, I knew that when I grew up I should be a writer. ... I tried to abandon this idea, but I did so with the consciousness that I was outraging my true nature and that sooner or later I should have to settle down and write books. - George Orwell
We often settle for what's available and what's available isn't always great. You are destined to achieve greatness! - Farshad Asl
Rest and comfort are two different things. Rest is a planned temporary time to refresh and refocus the leader. Comfort is when you settle into unproductive routines and accept satisfactory or unsatisfactory results. - Gary Rohrmayer
Don't worry about not doing "it" perfectly right now. It's ok, just keep at it, you will soon settle in it and then you'll be glad you didn't give up. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
Don't settle for a star when you can have the whole sky. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I didn't ask for average and i won't settle for it - Fearless Motivation
Successful people (or soon-to-be success people) never quit, never settle and are never satisfied - Nick Macri
Never settle for half the story, and make-up and imagine the rest. Get the full Story! - RYCJ
Don't settle for being an option; become a priority. - Matt Mitchell
If nations could overcome the mutual fear and distrust whose somber shadow is now thrown over the world, and could meet with confidence and good will to settle their possible differences, they would easily be able to establish a lasting peace.
Maybe to have a memory you need time for reflection, however brief, just to let the memory find a place to settle. - Alex Garland
Never settle for less, optimize your potential wherever you find yourself. - Ane Krstevska
Please, hate me if you have to, never speak to me again, but don't settle for someone you don't love because I hurt you - Katherine Allred
As white snowflakes fall quietly and thickly on a winter day, answers to prayer will settle down upon you at every step you take, even to your dying day. The story of your life will be the story of prayer and answers to prayer. - Ole Hallesby
a paradox; the best opportunities we want are the best opportunities we miss; the best opportunities we wanted, are the best opportunities we missed and the best opportunities we seek for stay far away from us. In the end, we only settle for any opportunity. Life! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
I don’t need to go to heaven or hell. I have been both places and always wanted more. I will settle for somewhere in between, so eternity never becomes dull and every miracle is something I never take for granted. - Shannon L. Alder
In all things... .strive for perfection - settle for excellence - Jeff Dixon - Storming the Kingdom
If you don't know what you want, you'll never find it.If you don't know what you deserve, you'll always settle for less.You will wander aimlessly, uncomfortably numb in your comfort zone, wondering how life has ended up here.Life starts now, live, love, laugh and let your light shine! - Rob Liano
There is a man waiting for a woman like you, don't settle for someone who only opens half of your heart. - Nikki Rowe
Find something you love and go for it with all your heart. No excuses, no plan B. Never settle for anything less than you know you can do.It will be hard, but I promise it will be worth it. - Charlotte Eriksson
We are all dust passing through the air, the difference is, some are flying high in the sky, while others are flying low. But eventually, we all settle on the same ground. - Anthony Liccione
There are people that will settle for nothing, people that will fight for something, and those that are fooled striving to have everything. - Anthony Liccione
Just as it would be madness to settle on medical treatment for the body of a person by taking an opinion poll of the neighbors, so it is irrational to prescribe for the body politic by polling the opinions of the people at large. - Plato
Those who do not continuously seek knowledge are content to settle for mediocrity. - Keith Allan Moore
The middle [those rough patches that come before the completion of our milestones] is only a temporal place, never settle there or cut corners to get out! - Dionna L. Hayden
Humans have already experienced eternity. Sin has forced us to settle for time. If you want your eternity back, you have to spend time with the Eternal one! - Garrett McCoy
Don't settle for less, always go for more! - MP Mapida
Life's been one tough little shit, but there's a very obvious reason why she hasn't let me get too comfy, settle too long or sink too deep. She knows she has to kick me in the ass sometimes to get me moving on my journey. - Jennifer DeLucy
I could settle for being a man, or I could struggle to become a human being. - Robert Jensen
Something is significantly wrong with the creature that sacrifices its children's lives in order to settle its differences. - Suzanne Collins
He had scores to settle with the world, and she, at that moment, was world enough for him. - John Banville
Do not settle for labels that presume you will never heal. Believe in yourself. Find a tribe who understands and believes in you too. Don't ever give up. - Vironika Tugaleva
Money cannot buy health, but I'd settle for a diamond-studdedwheelchair. - Dorothy Parker
Humanity is destined to explore, settle, and expand outward into the universe. - Buzz Aldrin, second man to walk on the Moon
Money cannot buy health, but I'd settle for a diamond-studded wheelchair. - Dorothy Parker
When you settle for anything short of the best life God wants to offer you, then you have been tempted to remain safe and the accountability for not changing your life becomes your prison of regret. - Shannon L. Alder
Never settle on a life you don't want when God is trying to give you a better life. - Shannon L. Alder
If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary. - Jim Rohn
In every sufferings you've encountered, there will be an opportunity to settle things in a right place. If that comes, grab it. Learn to forgive. - Mahadena Madid
Snooki is a bestselling author? Huh? What? I don't know if I should dumb down my book, shoot myself or find a publisher who'll settle for a rough draft written on a Pop-Tart and a coconut lotion handie.. - Geoffrey Hill
It is better to stay single and wait for the one that makes sense then to marry someone that makes absolutely no sense. The moment you settle is when the one person that makes all the sense in the world shows up and Satan sits back and enjoys your spiritual meltdown. - Shannon L. Alder
Don’t pass on your passions, to settle in the stale normality. Endure. Strive. Ensure. - Anthony Liccione
Don't settle for ordinary. Dare to live a magical life. - Debasish Mridha
When all others were just wishing to travel all around the world, I would just settle with a piece of your soul, where I will quietly watch my universe expand ... You - Konstantinos Kyriakou.K.K
Don't settle for anyone just to have a someone. Be patient. Have faith and wait for the right one. - Elizabeth Bourgeret
Don't Settle for Mediocrity. Strive for Excellence - Mac James
...be more than a person she would settle for... be a person she would yearn for. - Steve Maraboli
I'm born with wild horses in my head..With an imagination to conquer this world..I will not settle for comforts of a golden cage. - Jasz Gill
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