Quotation Explorer - 'Temporary'

Growth demands a temporary surrender of security. - Gail Sheehy
Courage is making an unpopular decision and suffering through temporary discomfort because you know it will have the best long-term results. - Andrena Sawyer
And The Librarian Said "Earth Is Just A Fat Kid Being Kept Alive By Machines That Feed Him More Until It Explodes, I Recommend Temporary Starvation - The Monster Pyro
There’s surprising relief and regeneration in finding ourselves within a moment of genuine grace, however small or temporary it may be. - Darrell Calkins
The government is merely a servant―merely a temporary servant; it cannot be its prerogative to determine what is right and what is wrong, and decide who is a patriot and who isn't. Its function is to obey orders, not originate them. - Mark Twain
Acceptance is an active response to a temporary situation; surrender is a passive reaction to a situation that you think will last forever.-Personal Revolutions - Oli Anderson
No matter how bad you think this day is going, affirm: "I'm alive, I'm growing, I'm learning, and it is only temporary. - Karen A. Baquiran
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. - Marilyn Vos Savant
You are a cosmic traveler; your body is temporary, but its essence is eternal... - Dave Zebian
Gifts are temporary and often forgotten; love is forever and always remembered. - Ken Poirot
And like a colorful bloom of temporary lights in the sky, you will shine. - Chad Sugg
It is a common condition of being poor... you are always afraid that the good things in your life are temporary, that someone can take them away, because you have no power beyond your own brute strength to stop them. - Rick Bragg
Life is Temporary, and in life everything is temporary - Sivaprakash Sidhu Sivaprakash G Sivaprakash Gopal, sivaprakash sidhu, sivaprakash, sivaprakash, siv
Opportunity...it often comes disguised in the form of misfortune or temporary defeat. - Napoleon Hill
Sleeping is not a loss of consciousness, but it is a temporary loss of integration of awareness. - Debasish Mridha
For me, sleep equaled death. How was closing your eyes and losing consciousness any different from death? What separated temporary loss of consciousness from permanent obliteration? - Lena Dunham
There is no perfect security only maximum temporary security - Gun Gun Febrianza
A beautiful face is temporary; a beautiful soul is forever. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Technically, all tattoos are temporary, even permanent ones. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Forgiveness means that you will not allow a temporary event to have forever repercussions. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Without freedom of sex; all freedoms are temporary. - M.F. Moonzajer
Failure is temporary, but defeat is permanent. - Tom Panaggio
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin
When he was young, he told her, each phase of his life, each self he tried on, had seemed reassuringly temporary. Its imperfections didn't matter, because he could easily replace one moment by the next, one Saladin by another. - Salman Rushdie
With a library you are free, not confined by temporary political climates. It is the most democratic of institutions because no one - but no one at all - can tell you what to read and when and how. - Doris Lessing
Failure is temporary but hope is forever. - Debasish Mridha
All descriptions of reality are temporary hypotheses. - Gautama Buddha
Remember that your role in this experience that we call life is quite significant! Never equate your significance to temporary stuff, or in comparison to others you’re more than that!~Steele Steele - Stormie Steele
It is better to accept the truth than a temporary lie. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Today's temporary disappointment means tomorrows permanent appointment. - Auliq-Ice
You can motivate by fear, and you can motivate by reward. But both those methods are only temporary. The only lasting thing is self motivation. - Homer Rice
Wealth wins temporary allies;love wins permanent friends. - Matshona Dhliwayo
For a permanent solution to easing tension and soothe the rough waters of the world that cause people to go to drugs, drinking, gambling, pornography, overeating, or anything that will give them some temporary relief, you can’t beat the support and encouragement of a friend. - Jonathan Anthony Burkett
I wanted a life full of intrigue and mystery, new environments, and new people...[a] temporary life with no fear of being trapped, - Addy Stevens
Do not seduce yourself to temporary person, as you may aware that people doesn't have much time to remember that feeling which you were shared. - Anuj Kr. Thakur
Since nothing is absolute There is no absolute silence, Only an appearance Of temporary peace. - Dejan Stojanovic
Be a true traveller, don't be a temporary tourist. - Amit Kalantri
Hope is a temporary cure until a real one comes along. - Marty Rubin
The victory of the ignorant masses always means a temporary backward movement in the progression of humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The use of force alone is but temporary. It may subdue for a moment; but it does not remove the necessity of subduing again: and a nation is not governed, which is perpetually to be conquered. - Gelett Burgess
The reason why some of us love when it rain is because it fills in the faults of our broken hearts and makes us feel complete, even if it is temporary. - Vanshicca Dhyani
The easiest mistake to make is to lose sight of your goal. Failure is temporary, but quitting is permanent. Choose wisely. - Kevin J. Donaldson
Death reminds us that life is a temporary privilege, not an endless right. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Violence as a way of achieving racial justice is both impractical and immoral. I am not unmindful of the fact that violence often brings about momentary results. Nations have frequently won their independence in battle. But in spite of temporary victories, violence never brings permanent peace. - ― Martin Luther King, Jr.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent. - Mahatma Gandhi
Blame doesn't empower you. It keeps you stuck in a place you don't want to be because you don't want to make the temporary, but painful decision, to be responsible for the outcome of your own life's happiness. - Shannon L. Alder
Stuff only allows you to rent temporary pleasure. - Linda Deir
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy. - W.B. Yeats
Consciousness is who we really are; thoughts, feelings, and emotions are passing and temporary, but consciousness is existence. - Belsebuub
It is better to experience temporary discomfort to achieve the dream, than permanent comfort without any fulfillment. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Morality is temporary, wisdom is permanent. - Hunter S. Thompson
Entertainment is temporary happiness, but the real happiness is permanent entertainment. - Amit Kalantri
Follow the dreams that your heart visualizes, as what you actually see is just an illusion of temporary contentment. - Vikrmn
Remember that we're living in a place that is temporary. No matter what you believe in the end of time I don't care about it. As of now.. live your life, cut those negative thoughts and actions, reach your dreams and goals. - Jayson Engay
Such dreams provide this temporary illusion of a life that has meaning. - Anna Jae
Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety. - Benjamin Franklin
The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given "disease." The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.
There is an important sense in which government is distinctive from administration. One is perpetual, the other is temporary and changeable. A man may be loyal to his government and yet oppose the particular principles and methods of administration. - Abraham Lincoln
Money isn't everythingBut, you can buy fake respect and temporary happiness with money - Sammy Toora
To teach someone a lesson, show them how it's done. Force is a temporary solution. Judgment is no solution at all. - Vironika Tugaleva
We need creativity in order to break free from the temporary structures that have been set up by a particular sequence of experience. - Edward de Bono
Every advantage is temporary. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
If we could survive without a wife, citizens of Rome, all of us would do without that nuisance; but since nature has so decreed that we cannot manage comfortably with them, nor live in any way without them, we must plan for our lasting preservation rather than for our temporary pleasure. - Augustus
Life begins with you. You entered this world alone and you will leave this world alone. The middle is just a bonus, so embrace love but remember all things are temporary. - Theresa Lewis
Love, n - A temporary insanity curable by marriage. - Ambrose Bierce
We're not responsible, he thought. This planet is a temporary affair. It's whizzing with all kinds of other ones, a whole range of planetary stuff, toward a star in the Milky Way. On that kind of a planet we're not responsible, he thought. - Bertolt Brecht
Happiness is a temporary recurring human experience. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Everything is temporary. Well, except government programs. - Brooke Bida
Failure? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks. - Dottie Walters
Everything is temporary but the power of Love is Infinite because it is the space, it is Everything. - Tony Samara
Pain is temporary, quitting lasts forever.
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. --Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania, 1759 - Wendy Goerl
Temporary extreme fear while saying the truth is easy to overcome than the perpetual fear of the unspoken truth. - Amit Kalantri
Anger is temporary insanity. - John S.C. Abbott
Nothing lasts longer than a temporary government program. - Ronald Reagan
Darkness is my friend, and my biggest enemy" Temporary dark and deep - JIGSAW PUZZLE
The contrast between earthly and spiritual is not a contrast between the tangible and the intangible; it is between the transitory and the eternal. Earthly is temporary, spiritual is everlasting. [Ed Welch, Running Scared, 127] - Edward T. Welch
Everything is temporary; Emotions, thoughts, people and scenery. Do not become attached, just flow with it. - Anonymous
I am enduring temporary sufferings to fulfill my dearest dreams. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Why wait? So precious is this life—this gift—this temporary blindness. Burn and drown and embrace the false dark, then grasp the unthinkable height of resulting joy. For in the end, in the light of truth when the flesh is cast off, there is nothing but this. - Jennifer DeLucy
For how long will insult hurt a person? For as long as he covets self-importance. For as long as one covets temporary [non eternal] things. - Dada Bhagwan
Never be afraid of darkness, it is only temporary. Have hope, have the courage, be cautious, walk and continue your journey. Life is not always a fairy tale but like a rolling stone we need to go up and down until it stop. - Glazl Bugaoan
Happiness is simply a temporary condition that proceeds unhappiness. Fortunately for us, it works the other way around as well. But it's all a part of the carnival, isn't it? - Federico Fellini
Youth and beauty are not accomplishments. They're the temporary happy byproducts of time and/or DNA. Don't hold your breath for either. - Carrie Fisher
Gloom and darkness are temporary. Joy comes in the morning. - Sunday Adelaja
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
Before success in any man's life he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps, some failure. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do. - Napoleon Hill
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
Failure is only but a temporary phenomenon. - Sunday Adelaja
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing. - Denis Waitley
In the final analysis, we are all migrants, armed with a temporary residence permit for this earth, each and every one of us incurably transient - Gazmend Kapllani
Never allow temporary defeat to keep you from lasting victory. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Poverty: a temporary financial low, curable by money. - Stephen Richards
Life is fragile and temporary. The faces of today quickly become the faces of the past. Sorrow, pain, and anger... it all fades- except love. Love is forever and there after, even when we've fallen to our graves. - Lee Argus
Let go of temporary pleasures for a permanent joy. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Temporary failure will not prevent you from achieving lasting success. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Writing is mostly a case of mood management. The emotion you have is not absolute, it is temporary. It may be useful, but it is not the truth. It is not you. - Anne Enright
Loss is only temporary when you believe in God! - Latoya Alston
Nevertheless, I sought counsel from my leaders and obeyed, even when I knew their advice would make my life more complicated. I decided it was not for me to question and that if some advice caused temporary pain for me, it must be something I should experience. - Gordon B. Hinckley
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