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"Can I cut off your head?" "Are you asking for my permission?" - Amanda Hocking

"The world needs women who stop asking for permission from the principal. Permission to live their lives as they deeply know they often should. I think we still look to authority figures for validation, recognition, permission." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"Change isn't made by asking permission. Change is made by asking forgiveness, later." - Seth Godin

"Love rarely waits for permission." - Catherynne M Valente

"My father said he was going to write to the Jinzhou City Party Committee asking for permission to 'talk about love'...My mother supposed it was a bit like asking permission from the head of the family...the Communist Party was the new patriarch." - Jung Chang

"It's easier to apologize than ask for permission." - Grace Hopper

"When you don't have to ask for permission innovation thrives." - Steven Johnson

"Start writing sooner. Don't wait for permission. Don't hesitate." - Robin Hobb

"On the other end of the spectrum, we can't use this permission to sometimes say no and use it as a wand to wish away all our responsibilities. We also must remember not to use our "no" answers as a weapon. We can't turn into No! ninjas, karate-chopping anyone who even comes close to asking us for something." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Got everything I'm asking for but you." - Drake

"I shouldn't have to ask for your permission for me to put you in my lie!" - Kevin Hart

"I'm not asking for forever, Tamani said. Yet. I'm just asking for a moment." - Aprilynne Pike

"Do' look for society to give you permission to be yourself." - Roger Babson

"Seize the moment - don't wait for anyone to give you permission." - Josette Sheeran

"Those wanting to improve democracy in their countries should not wait for permission." - Bulent Ecevit

"Don't bother asking God for answers about life. Most likely you're asking the wrong questions." - Josh Kilmer-Purcell

"Democracy means doing whatever you want without asking permission of anybody but your boss, your doctor, your lawyer, your landlord, your bank, your city, your state and federal authorities, and your wife and children." - Sam Levenson

"I waited a long time out in the world before I gave myself permission to fail. Please don't even bother asking. Don't bother telling the world you are ready. Show it. Do it." - Peter Dinklage

"Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve." - Mika Brzezinski

"All I'm asking for is what I want." - Rickey Henderson

"We keep asking for answers; God keeps sending us people." - Bob Goff

"It's asking for trouble to listen to music alone." - Janice Galloway

"That comes too late that comes for the asking." - Seneca the Younger

"Prayer is asking for guidance. Meditation is listening to it." - Sonia Choquette

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the best possible." - Giovanni Niccolini

"Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom." - Ludwig Von Mises

"My grandpa always said asking a question is embarrassing for a moment, but not asking is embarrassing for a lifetime." - Haruki Murakami

"You simply collapsed, sir. In layman's terms, your body revoked its permission for you to continue heaping abuse upon it." - Scott Lynch

"There's a kind of permission for war which can be given only by the world's mood and atmosphere, the feel of its pulse. It would be madness to undertake a war without that permission." - Jean Giraudoux

"One of the best aids to freedom is asking God for a lot of help-and asking often." - Joyce Meyer

"One of the greatest rewards that we ever receive for serving God is the permission to do still more for Him." - Charles Spurgeon

"We don't go to Scripture for permission to do what we think is best, but for direction to do what He says is best." - David Platt

"It is really not so repulsive to see the poor asking for money as to see the rich asking for more money. And advertisement is the rich asking for more money." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Being hurt is a pesky part of being human. You are bound to meet people who will hurt you again and again. Instead of asking them why again and again, ask yourself why you let them again and again. As Mahatma Gandhi once said, "Nobody can hurt you without your permission."" - Rita Zahara

"Asking for help with shame says: You have the power over me. Asking with condescension says: I have the power over you. But asking for help with gratitude says: We have the power to help each other." - Amanda Palmer

"In school, we're rewarded for having the answer, not for asking a good question." - Richard Saul Wurman

"Why are women immobile? Because so many feel like they're waiting for someone to say, 'You're good, you're pretty, I give you permission'." - Eve Ensler

"Reality doesn't wait for your opinion, vote, or permission, sweetheart. It just keeps being what it is and doing what it does." - Byron Katie

"Whatever is not done by the permission of Allah will not happen, and what is not done for the sake of Allah will not benefit or remain." - Ibn Taymiyyah

"Problems should be solved on the spot, as soon as they arise. No front-line employee should have to wait for a supervisor's permission" - Jan Carlzon

"When happiness becomes our standard for judging truth, things that make us happy give us permission to do some things that otherwise would be considered wrong." - Craig Groeschel

"Saying "yes" doesn't mean I don't know how to say no, and saying "please" doesn't mean I am waiting for permission." - Amy Poehler

"Stop looking for permission to pursue your dreams! They are YOUR dreams and you don't need a co-signer to chase them!" - Eric Thomas

"Compromise, while at times morally necessary or at least justifiable, is more often only the first permission for a person (or society) to begin a long downhill descent." - Dennis Prager

"Problems are solved on the spot, as soon as they arise. No front-line employee has to wait for a supervisor's permission." - Jan Carlzon

"A friend who offers help without asking for explanations is a treasure beyond price" - Robert A Heinlein

"The world has kissed my Soul with its pain, asking for its return in Songs." - Rabindranath Tagore

"If you even think about asking Harry Potter for an autograph, your day ends right now." - Jasper Fforde

"What is school for? If you're not asking that, you're wasting time and money." - Seth Godin

"A man asking for help ought to at least give directions." - Barbara Mertz

"Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart: How to Know for Sure You Are Saved" - J. D. Greear

"Forever," he vowed, still a little staggered. "That's all I'm asking for," I said," - Stephenie Meyer

"Life, nature and God always answer, 'Yes,' to you. What are you asking for?" - Mark Victor Hansen

"You already gave me forever, Aislinn. I'm asking for a chance at right now." - Melissa Marr

"Don't ask permission, just ask forgiveness." - Drake

"Life, the permission to know death." - Djuna Barnes

"You don't have permission to disrespect yourself." - Martin de Maat

"People cannot hurt you without your permission." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, What's in it for me?" - Brian Tracy

"Is it normal to make a minute-to-minute schedule for the timing of thanksgiving? I'm asking for a friend." - Casey Wilson

"We should spend as much time in thanking God for his benefits as we do in asking him for them." - Vincent de Paul

"Movies and life become a little more symmetrical when you start asking for and looking for connections." - Josh Lucas

"Pray for whatsoever you will. In the name of Jesus you have permission, not only to stand in the presence of God, but also to pray for everything you need." - Ole Hallesby

"There's no need to wait for the bad things and bullshit to be over. Change now. Love now. Live now. Don't wait for people to give you permission to live, because they won't." - Kris Carr

"I want it to stop," he said. "Sophie says everyone is still searching for a cure for me. I know I gave Will my permission, but I want everyone to cease looking now, Charlotte. It is over." - Cassandra Clare

"...that's how memory works ... Things disappear without your permission, then come back again without your permission." - Kristin Cashore

"But an apology too - you think you're giving something, but you're not. You're really asking for something. You're asking for forgiveness, you're asking for the other injured person to make it okay for you. Apologies were harder work for the person getting one than the person giving one." - Deb Caletti

"We must learn to give ourselves permission to blunder, to fail, and to make fools of ourselves every day for the rest of our lives. We do so in any case." - Sheldon B. Kopp

"Art is free, but of course you have to be alert to catch it when it comes onto the canvas. I don't choose the ideas, they choose me. I don't wait for them. They come without my permission!" - Mirka Mora

"When you record for a label, they own that material in perpetuity, meaning that they can release, chose not to release , or repackage it any way they so choose... with or without the permission of the artist." - Edgar Winter

"Not like a heart, which let people in without permission, held them in a special place she never had any say in and then yearned for them to remain there longer than they planned." - Cecelia Ahern

"We need to give ourselves permission to act out our dreams and visions, not look for more sensations, more phenomena, but live our strongest dreams - even if it takes a lifetime." - Vijali Hamilton

"I love going out and it is a bit sad when the photographers stop asking you for your picture." - Alice Evans

"I am not asking for 60 months to sit and enjoy power, but to be the Chowkidaar of the country." - Narendra Modi

"Atheists who keep asking for evidence of God's existence are like a fish in the ocean wanting evidence of water." - Ray Comfort

"'T is heaven alone that is given away; 'T is only God may be had for the asking." - James Russell Lowell

"I learned also that the best way to keep out of trouble was by never complaining or asking for anything." - Marilyn Monroe

"How beautiful to find a heart that loves you, without asking you for anything, but to be okay." - Khalil Gibran

"Patrick Kenzie asking a bemused waitress for a newspaper in smalltown USA. 'It's like a homepage without a scroll button?'" - Dennis Lehane

"If I had a dog I would not feel so lonely, but I suppose that is asking for too much." - Eva Braun

"There is a basket of fresh bread on your head, yet you go door to door asking for crusts." - Rumi

"Love cannot be had for the asking; it comes only as a gift from the heart of another" - Paramahansa Yogananda

"We immediately become more effective when we decide to change ourselves rather than asking things to change for us." - Stephen Covey

"Do you not wonder sometimes, she showed now, sadly, if in some ways they are correct? That we are asking too much of the world?"No," he said. "They're the ones who are asking for too little."" - Patrick Ness

"Took over my city and I never asked permission to." - Drake

"Authority is permission to spew platitudes to people below you." - Rob Payne

"Hope does not leave without being given permission." - Rick Riordan

"Blast Cecil!" said Eldric. "You have my permission," I said." - Franny Billingsley

"Linking without permission is stealing. Period, end of story." - Mark Cuban

"I give people permission to be kids again." - Richard Simmons

"Besides, isn't it more exciting when you don't have permission?" - Mia

"No one can upset you, unless you give them permission." - Paul Robert Hanna

"It is easier to apologize than to get permission." - Grace Hopper

"It is easier to ask forgiveness than permission." - Anonymous

"Prayer does not mean asking God for all kinds of things we want, it is rather the desire for God Himself, the only Giver of Life." - Sadhu Sundar Singh

"There is only one excuse for a speaker's asking the attention of his audience: he must have either truth or entertainment for them." - Dale Carnegie

"Grace is given of God, but knowledge is bought in the market; Knowledge needful for all, yet cannot be had for the asking." - Arthur Hugh Clough

"How could you be nervous about asking me to marry you, Bones? I'd die for you. Why wouldn't I want to live for you as well?" - Jeaniene Frost

"You're your first best audience, long before anybody else hears you. So don't be an easy audience. Keep asking for more." - Michael Caine

"Contemplating an object fixedly with the mind, asking myself, 'What is it?' without thinking of any other object or relating it to anything else for hours on end." - Simone Weil

"You need to spend all of your time and energy on creating something that actually brings value to the people you're asking for money!" - Gary Vaynerchuk

"For many people, feminism is one of those words of which, as St. Augustine said about time, they know the meaning as long as no one is asking." - Katha Pollitt

"What Plato was really asking was perhaps why a horse was a horse, and not, for example, a cross between a horse and a pig." - Jostein Gaarder

"When we have done our very, very best, papa, and that is not enough, then I think the right time must have come for asking help of others." - Charles Dickens

"I'm asking you in your sermons to do the work of the Lord here on earth. I ask for your help in getting that message out urgently tomorrow." - Al Gore

"Karma means that all actions have consequences. Grace means that in a moment of atonement -taking responsibility, making amends, asking for forgiveness - all karma is burned." - Marianne Williamson

"Here in California, one candidate for governor is a 100-year-old woman. She's going door-to-door and asking one simple question - 'Do I live here?'" - Craig Kilborn

"Fearing no insult, asking for no crown, receive with indifference both flattery and slander, and do not argue with a fool." - Alexander Pushkin

"A woman's asking for equality in the church would be comparable to a black person's demanding equality in the Ku Klux Klan." - Mary Daly

"I had explained that a woman's asking for equality in the church would be comparable to a black person's demanding equality in the Ku Klux Klan." - Mary Daly

"And I'm asking for your support because I want to defend America, as I've said before, from becoming a socialist nation." - Christine O'Donnell

"This is what our customers are asking for to take them to the next level and free them from the bondage of mainframe and client-server software." - Marc Benioff

"I said to the players before the start, 'Just go out and give it 100 per cent. I am not asking for any more than that'." - Carlton Palmer

"Science attempts to figure out laws and then uses it later. While the work of art reflects the cosmic order without asking for an explanation" - Alija Izetbegovic

"I cannot stop asking. If I could taste one sip of an answer, I could break out of this prison for drunks." - Rumi

"To go into acting is like asking for admission to an insane asylum. Anyone may apply, but only the certifiably insane are admitted." - Michael Shurtleff

"If you're asking for a date, forget it. 'Cause I make it a point not to go out with women who shoot me in the head!" - Dante Alighieri

"True prayer is not asking God for love; it is learning to love, and to include all mankind in one affection." - Mary Baker Eddy

"You're asking the government to control individual morality. This is a government that can't buy a toilet seat for under $600." - Peter Mcwilliams

"Women asking for raises should not only know their value, but they should ask with the confidence that they're helping the company to be successful." - Kirsten Gillibrand

"If you stop complaining and asking for what you never will get, you will have a good life. A good life is not measured by any biblical span." - Ernest Hemingway

"You can't make anything authentic by asking people what they want because they don't know what they want. That's what they're looking at you for." - Thom Mayne

"I took the unprecedented step of asking that the State Department make all my work-related emails public for everyone to see." - Hillary Clinton

"Crossroads, what a disaster. Hundreds of millions of dollars wasted and no one is held responsible....people ought to be asking, 'What are you in business for?'" - Patrick Caddell

"The vast majority of my time is traveling and talking about the issues. It isn't really calling and asking for money." - Rand Paul

"I think the hardest part to get to is that point of asking for help or reaching out to other people and being honest with yourself." - Mary-Kate Olsen

"There are two kinds of sorry. There is the sorry imbued with regret. And a pure sorry. The kind that is merely asking for forgiveness, nothing more." - Emily Giffin

"Would I be healed now if you gave me your blood, Nikolai?" "Are you asking me for it?" "If I were, would you give it to me?" - Tina St John

"Would I be healed now if you gave me your blood, Nikolai?" "Are you asking me for it?" "If I were, would you give it to me?" - Tina St John

"you once liked me, didn't you?, he asked. LIKED you- I LOVED you. Everybody loved you. You could've had anybody you wanted for the asking." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"I could never accept life as it was, I could never gobble down all its poisons bu there were parts, tenuous magic parts open for the asking." - Charles Bukowski

"Sometimes asking God for a reason for something is like asking Him why the sky is blue. There is a complex, scientific reason for it, Claire, but most children, including you, are content with knowing it is blue because it is. If we understood everything about everything, we would have no need for faith." - Susan Meissner

"You owe the companies nothing. You especially don't owe them any courtesy. They have re-arranged the world to put themselves in front of you. They never asked for your permission, don't even start asking for theirs." - Banksy

"Ask God for what you want, but you cannot ask if you are not asking for a right thing. When you draw near to God, you cease from asking for things."Your Father knows what things you have need of, before you ask him." Then, why ask? That you may get to know Him." - Oswald Chambers

"Asking for forgiveness from others in a scriptural manner involves acknowledging that you have sinned against them and that you desire mercy and pardon (not to be given what you deserve). Asking for forgiveness is vital for reconciliation and may lead to the difference in the relationship." - John C. Broger

"For instance, in group therapy, I'll have people stand up, show off, give a speech about themselves as though they've just died and have to give a eulogy. Even with this explicit permission - even an order - to say something nice about themselves, this is the hardest thing in the world for people to do. They'd rather take their clothes off." - Nancy Friday

"Everything is out there waiting for you. All you have to do is walk up and declare yourself in. No need for permission. You just need courage to say, 'Include me'. Providing you have the energy to pull it off you can do what you like." - Stuart Wilde

"The most important thing for aspiring writers is for them to give themselves permission to be brave on the page, to write in the presence of fear, to go to those places that you think you ca' write - really that's exactly what you need to write." - Cheryl Strayed

"Never ask for permission, beg for forgiveness." - Bobbi Brown

"Liberals love to say things like, "We're just asking everyone to pay their fair share." But government is not about asking. It is about telling. The difference is fundamental. It is the difference between making love and being raped, between working for a living and being a slave. The Internal Revenue service is not asking anybody to do anything. It confiscates your assets and puts you behind bars if you don't pay." - Thomas Sowell

"But it's a poor fellow who can't take his pleasure without asking other people's permission." - Hermann Hesse

"Going to the library was the one place we got to go without asking for permission. And they let us choose what we wanted to read. It was a feeling of having a book be mine entirely." - Rita Dove

"The thing thats caught me off guard is going to dinner and people asking me for autographs or to take a picture. People coming to my house asking for autographs - thats something I really havent grasped the whole entirety of yet." - Johnny Manziel

"I love saying 'yes' and I love saying 'please.' Saying 'yes' doesn't mean I don't know how to say no, and saying 'please' doesn't mean I am waiting for permission. 'Yes please' sounds powerful and concise. It's a response and a request. It is not about being a good girl; it is about being a real woman." - Amy Poehler

"..tithing isn't something I do to clear my conscience so I can do whatever I want with the 90 percent-it also belongs to God! I must seek his direction and permission for whatever I do with the full amount. I may discover that God has different ideas than I do." - Randy Alcorn

"What's exciting about the Bay Area, is that people are not waiting for permission from the industry to make movies - unlike Los Angeles or New York, where you can get stuck into that desire of raising a big budget, or working with the studios." - Matthew Jacobs

"Stop Looking for Permission to Be Yourself. The true individual is no more concerned over what others may think of him or her than is the sun troubled by people complaining that it's too warm, or that it shines too bright!" - Guy Finley

"Being a writer is so great because you're literally not dependent on anybody. Whereas, as an actor, you have to audition or wait for somebody else to make a decision about how to use you, with writing, you can do it anywhere, anytime you want. You don't have to ask permission." - Sam Shepard

"Be happy. Decide to be happy. If you want to be happy, be happy! No one cares if you're happy or not, so why wait for permission? And did it really matter if you had been deeply unhappy in your past? Who but you remembered that?" - Amity Gaige

"This world cannot break you-unless you give it permission. And it cannot own you unless you hand it the keys-unless you give it your heart. And so, if you have handed those keys to dunya for a while-take them back. This is' the End. You do' have to die here. Reclaim your heart and place it with its rightful owner: God." - Yasmin Mogahed



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