Quotation Explorer - 'Staying'

We have two alternatives: either we question our beliefs - or we don't. Either we accept our fixed versions of reality- or we begin to challenge them. In Buddha's opinion, to train in staying open and curious - to train in dissolving our assumptions and beliefs - is the best use of our human lives. - Pema Chödrön
You are not your illness. You have an individual story to tell. You have a name, a history, a personality. Staying yourself is part of the battle. - Julian Seifter
I decided to do the easy task of changing situations and conditions by being a hero, than staying back to do the difficult task of changing people by being just a man. - Amit Kalantri
Never lose sleep over someone who is not worth staying awake for. - Habeeb Akande
Staying aloof from what's keeping you away from Him is not works. - Steven Chopade
Moving on is easy. It's staying moved on that's trickier. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
The worldly vision is filled with infinite infatuations and attachments and no one can escape from it; [hence] there is no alternative other than staying in Gnani’s feet [surrendering to the enlightened one is the only alternative]. - Dada Bhagwan
I guess staying up late is good preparation for sweet dreams.
Gnani Purush’ [the enlightened one] has become ‘Soul’ (Atma; Self) while staying with the body. - Dada Bhagwan
The secret of staying young is to be simple and happy like a child. - Debasish Mridha
The life of the enemy . Whoever lives for the sake of combating an enemy has an interest in the enemy's staying alive. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Only those who constantly retool themselves stand a chance of staying employed in the years ahead. - Tom Peters
Where were you? When everything was falling apart. All my days staying by the telephone. You never rang and all I needed was a call. - The Fray
Staying for your children is noble. However, staying with someone that teaches your children that "selective" evilness is okay is mental illness. - Shannon L. Alder
A limited vision will only see that there is a choice between reliving the past, staying with the present or embracing the future. A spiritual person of faith doesn't make choices based on time frames. We choose based on what will bring us the most growth. - Shannon L. Alder
Leaving home's a cinch. It's the staying, once you've found it, that takes courage. - Catherine Watson
If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down but the staying down. - Mary Pickford
We carry on not by letting go of the worries that burden us; but by staying true to our hearts & the meaning that surrounds us. - Robert Vanleeuwen
You don't drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there. - Edwin Louis Cole
Never underestimate the staying power of a bad idea. - RC Longworth
Staying silent is like a slow growing cancer to the soul and a trait of a true coward. There is nothing intelligent about not standing up for yourself. You may not win every battle. However, everyone will at least know what you stood for—YOU. - Shannon L. Alder
[W]hat I like best is staying home and reading. Being rich is not about how many homes you own. It’s the freedom to pick up any book you want without looking at the price and wondering whether you can afford it. - John Waters
You’re talking about gold and silver, cash and securities. I’m talking about the sheer beauty of the land, the value of unpolluted parkland made wild and staying wild forever. - Jasper Fforde
The Key to Staying Focused is to know what to Eliminate and then Doing so. - David C. Alves
There's nothing wrong with staying small. You can do big things with a small team. - Jason Fried
To live without killing is a thought which could electrify the world, if men were only capable of staying awake long enough to let the idea soak in. - Henry Miller
Life, Stormy says, is not about how fast you run or even with what degree of grace. It's about perseverance, about staying on your feet and slogging forward no matter what. - Dean Koontz
Your ultimate reason for staying in this crooked world is not to imitate its devastating physique, but trying do something about its ugly appearance. - Michael Bassey Johnson
They blame the low income women for ruining the country because they are staying home with their children and not going out to work. They blame the middle income women for ruining the country because they go out to work and do not stay home to take care of their children. - Ann Richards
Racism in impenetrable. Staying in America means always fighting. For our own sanity and safety, we must go. - Darnell Lamont Walker
When we are anxious about what is going to happen next, we are not staying in our now! - Evinda Lepins
If man will understand the real essence of staying in the solitude with his Maker alone, he will never spend all his time with the crowd always - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
There are plenty of those who will always save you staying help-less. - Shihab Kazi
Doing the things you hate is living in a world of sin. Hell is staying in the place Jesus saved you from. That is, to live on your own, without God. - J.R. Rim
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age. - Lucille Ball
It's no longer a question of staying healthy. It's a question of finding a sickness you like. - Jackie Mason
Getting weak is easy. It's staying strong that makes you. - Avinash Rao
If you are single and don't want to be. The only regret is staying that way. - Suzette R. Hinton
You Will Never Live A Perfect Life - Getting In A Relationship Is Like Diving In A Sea, You Can Drown And Whales And Sharks Can Kill You. On The Other Hand, Being Single Is Like Staying Away From That Water, You Will Starve. - Cyc Jouzy
Motivation is the desire to do things. It's the difference between staying in bed and getting up in the morning. It's the crucial part of setting and achieving goals. - Graham Speechley
Get your "MENTAL" weight up, it stays FOREVER, money has no staying power! - L. Michelle
My biggest question was how to get rid of desire while going after your dreams? Dreams are desire in some way, shape or form. My answer is go after your dreams but don't get lost in your actions by staying present as often as possible. - Matthew Donnelly
Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don't belong. - Mandy Hale
If there's going to be pain anyway, I'd rather it be the pain of growth than the pain of staying stuck. - Suzette Hinton
A Man Staying At Home All Day And Doing Nothing Could Be Worse Than A Psycho Woman. - Ahmed Ali Anjum
Staying Healthy is the Best PolicyModified from "Honesty is the Best Policy" Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) - Dr. Janu Dominic SwamiKannu Kaul Nehru
...but the truth is that it is only in knowing who you are at your core and staying true to yourself that you can possibly see the difference between passion and real love. - Jennifer Lopez
Sometimes, staying alive solely depends on keeping your head in place and your senses alert - Susana Fortes
All the happiness of man stems from one thing only: that he is incapable of staying quietly in his room. - Paul Auster
Sex doesn't interfere with your tennis; it's staying out all night trying to find it that affects your tennis. - Andre Agassi
Doubt quit stopping by when I started staying out late, dancing in a flood of self assurance discovered when holding your hand. - Taylor Patton
I peeled the skin off a grape in slippery little triangles, and I understood then that I would be undressing every item of food I could because my clothes would be staying on. - Aimee Bender
Staying with detractors is like sleeping in a room located just behind the public toilet. You will never feel comfortable until you relocate. - Israelmore Ayivor
You will reach success if you move forward, staying still only makes your journey longer. - Milad Ghane
Staying motivated in business is really less about what you hear and think, and more about what you do and achieve. - Kevin J. Donaldson
You cannot keep a man down without staying down with him.
everyone thinks that other places is more fun than staying at home,but at the end..you will be coming home,because..that's where you belong to.. - nadia nazmir
For me, boviscopophobia (=the morbid fear of being seen as bovine) is an even stronger motive than semi-agoraphobia for staying on the ship when we're in port. - David Foster Wallace
Politicians are like bad horsemen who are so preoccupied with staying in the saddle that they can’t bother about where they’re going. - Joseph Alois Schumpeter
When you read a book put all of your effort into staying present and focus your energy towards the comprehension of each and every word and how you can apply it into your daily life. - Matthew Donnelly
Little Pessimism in life reminds of staying alive and not wandering in a fairy land. - Vikram Adhikari
to always staying on top of the tables, you have to act like a champion. - Amir Sheykhi
Surviving is a basic thing. Getting by. Staying alive in whatever way we can. It doesn't mean we make right choices or drive fine cars or have good jobs. It means we found a way not to die. I survived. - Carolyn Wall
I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as autumn sunshine by staying in the house. So I spend almost all the daylight hours in the open air. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
I've come to learn, and to establish mine in that same place i come from. Staying in my school place makes me always a student. - sol michael
Fear and focus are the only two things standing between you and staying positive. - Shannon L. Alder
Live alone if staying together seems lifeless - Munia Khan
Falling in love is very easy, but staying in love is very difficult. - Debasish Mridha
I think the big mistake in schools is trying to teach children anything, and by using fear as the basic motivation. Fear of getting failing grades, fear of not staying with your class, etc. Interest can produce learning on a scale compared to fear as a nuclear explosion to a firecracker. - Stanley Kubrick
You ain't get nothing for staying low, lazy. The world only tremble at the feet of the few craziest doers ever lived. - Olawale Daniel
We change our behavior when the pain of staying the same becomes greater than the pain of changing. Consequences give us the pain that motivates us to change. - Henry Cloud
There was not a moving up into vacated places; there was simply an anachronistic staying on between a vanishing past and an incalculable future. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
For a man who finds life tolerable only by staying on the surface of himself, it is natural to be satisfied with offering no more than his surface to others. - Paul Auster
If there's going to be pain anyway, I'd rather it be the pain of growth rather than the pain of staying stuck. - Suzette Hinton
Art transcends its limitations only by staying within them. - Flannery O'Connor
If you are staying inside your comfort zone, It means you are in a prison and that hinders your life. - Mohith Agadi
Staying married may have long-term benefits. You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce. - P.J. O'Rourke
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