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Becoming One Person Quotes


"While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, another is busy making mistakes and becoming superior." - Henry C. Link

"For me, the person I was becoming when we left was erased, and another one was created." - Esmeralda Santiago

"A doctor who keeps a person from becoming ill deserves more merit than one who cures him." - Vincent de Paul

"While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior." - Henry C. Link

"Action and becoming are one." - Meister Eckhart

"Learning another language is like becoming another person." - Haruki Murakami

"Success is something you attract, by becoming an attractive person." - Jim Rohn

"Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one." - Bill Bradley

"Spirituality is not about becoming special - it is about becoming one with everything." - Jaggi Vasudev

"The number one way of becoming powerful in Washington is by becoming the 'Washington Post.'" - Tina Brown

"To love someone is to desire and work toward their becoming the best version of themselves. The one person in all the universe who can do this perfectly for you is God." - John Ortberg

"You don't become a hero by choosing to become a hero. You become a hero by becoming an example, by being an example for what's possible, for being an example for one person." - John Assaraf

"I got told so many times I needed a manager. For a long time I resisted, and I finally got one so I can pay my mortgage, and it helped me from becoming a homeless person." - Cat Power

"The minute you start making calculations about what people will think of you as a person based on your work as an actor, you're on the road to becoming a bad one." - Rob Lowe

"If you are not in the process of becoming the person you want to be, you are automatically engaged in becoming the person you don't want to be." - Dale Carnegie

"You can't help the poor by becoming one of them." - Brian Tracy

"I considered becoming a Christian... until I met one." - Mahatma Gandhi

"One becomes a gardener by becoming a gardener." - Allen Lacy

"I could imagine myself becoming one of Marla's stories." - Chuck Palahniuk

"One of the biggest dangers in Hollywood is becoming typed." - Luise Rainer

"One lives in the hope of becoming a memory." - Antonio Porchia

"It's not about finding great people, it's about becoming a great person" - Mark Yarnell

"My view is that knowing languages is part of the process of becoming a cultured person." - Kató Lomb

"What is passion? Passion is surely the becoming of a person." - John Boorman

"Am I becoming the kind of person I would like to have as a friend?" - Donna Farhi

"Treat a child as though he already is the person he's capable of becoming." - Haim Ginott

"I feel myself becoming less a person than a place, inhabited, a foreign land." - Louise Erdrich

"It's not just about creativity. It's about the person you're becoming while you're creating." - Charlie Peacock

"You must begin to think of yourself as becoming the person you want to be." - David Viscott

"Challenge the person you think you are in order to unveil the person you are capable of becoming" - Debbie Ford

"She left me then, surrounded by my extravagantly simple finery and I sat for a long time, uncomfortable both with the person I had been and the person I was finally becoming. Caught between the two of them, I felt rather lonely, as one often does with a new acquaintance." - Deanna Raybourn

"One of the things that Dostoevsky talks about is that no character is too high to fall and no character is too low to be redeemed. 'Crime and Punishment' began with a person going out and consciously becoming a cold-blooded murderer, and it took 800 pages and an epilogue before the person finally asked for forgiveness." - Jeffrey Bell

"The truth is that in my job, becoming old and becoming extinct are one and the same thing." - Cher

"While I was in college becoming a good Catholic I was also becoming a writer - one haunted by Catholicism." - Julianna Baggott

"Red is the great clarifier - bright and revealing. I can't imagine becoming bored with red - it would be like becoming bored with the person you love." - Diana Vreeland

"Every person with whom you interact is a part of the person you are becoming. Not a single interaction with a single person is left out of the process of your becoming." - Esther Hicks

"I think you can see the evolution of me as an artist, and just becoming confident and coming into my own and becoming my own person throughout each mixtape. One thing I could learn from looking back at my old mixtapes, what I could learn from my old self, is just to keep that hunger and that drive and that feeling of an underdog and also the feeling of being a fan, still lookin up to people - you just want to impress them." - Kevin McCall

"There is no fixed, true and real person inside of you or me, precisely because being a person necessarily implies becoming a person, being in process." - John Powell

"In general, Europeans need to get a wider perspective on the problem of Islamism. Even if the Israel-Palestine question were solved - and I think and hope that one day soon it will be - this wouldn't stop one person from becoming a terrorist." - Bernard-Henri Levy

"Christ was one person, limited to ministry in only one place at a time. In order to minister as an omnipresent Spirit, Jesus relinquished His fleshly dimension with its limitations of time and place. He entered a higher realm of restoration and love by becoming an indwelling Spirit." - Earl Paulk

"Any atrocity that's committed against one person affects us all, and we are becoming more of one society, of a global society, so something that happens in the Middle East or something that happens in Africa, something that happens in Asia, affects all of us." - Don Lemon

"That's one of the compensations for being mediocre. One doesn't have to worry about becoming mediocre." - Rebecca Goldstein

"I had no intention of becoming an academic. How could a person who was having trouble reading become an academic?" - Frances Fox Piven

"Congratulations to Sachin Tendulkar for becoming the first person ever to score 50 test hundreds, absolute superstar" - Rohan Bopanna

"I really felt the growth of myself as a human being, as a person [becoming a mother]." - Jennifer Lopez

"Once you become a good person, then you have a chance of becoming a good basketball player." - John Wooden

"It's not about the goal. It's about becoming the type of person that can accomplish the goal," - Tony Robbins

"If you become aware of a public self, you're in danger of becoming a very artificial person." - Angelina Jolie

"The most important thing for me to succeed in is day by day becoming a better and more prepared person." - Luis Gerardo Mendez

"Becoming wealthy is like playing Monopoly.. the person who can accumulate the most assets wins the game." - Noel Whittaker

"Success means being satisfied with what you do every day. It's being proud of the better person you are becoming." - Dwyane Wade

"I can't imagine a person becoming a success who doesn't give this game of life everything he's got." - Walter Cronkite

"Jesus, help me to simplify my life by learning what you want me to be and becoming that person." - Therese Of Lisieux

"Once in a while, God sends a good white person my way, even to this day. I think it's God's way of keeping me from becoming too mean. And when he sends a nice one to me, then I have to eat crow. And honey, crow is a tough old bird to eat, let me tell you." - Annie Elizabeth Delany

"To one completely committed to this realm of becoming, as are the empiricists, the claim to apprehend verities is a sign of psychopathology. Probably we have here but a highly sophisticated expression of the doctrine that ideals are hallucination and that the only normal, sane person is the healthy extrovert, making instant, instinctive adjustments to the stimuli of the material world." - Richard M. Weaver

"We can make these three dynamic words - "reverence for life" - a part of our lives by becoming aware that God is the source of all life and that we are one with life. "The good person," said Schweitzer, "is the friend of all living things."" - Wilferd Peterson

"So many times each day we support each other informally without ever becoming 'helper' or 'helped.' Perhaps we're finding an article of clothing for a partner, cutting bread for one of the children, collecting the mail for the person at the next desk, holding the coat for someone at a restaurant." - Ram Dass

"Acting offers me an outlet. Here is the perfect opportunity to spend fleeting moments becoming an entirely different person; to experience a character entirely unlike myself, but to also make such a character a part of me. There is no routine here; there is no boredom. How does one get bored of life?" - Osric Chau

"It is easy to distinguish between the joking that reflects good breeding and that which is coarse-the one, if aired at an apposite moment of mental relaxation, is becoming in the most serious of men, whereas the other is unworthy of any free person, if the content is indecent or the expression obscene." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"The gigantic challenge is the magnitude of the individual differences in the optimal set point for "good stress." For one person, it's doing something risky with your bishop in a chess game; for someone else, it's becoming a mercenary in Yemen." - Robert M. Sapolsky

"Once in a while, God sends a good white person my way, even to this day. I think it's God's way of keeping me from becoming too mean. And when he sends a nice one to me, then I have to eat crow." - Annie Elizabeth Delany

"One of the more interesting things I've learnt since becoming a writer is that if you like the book, you'll generally like the person. It doesn't always work in reverse - there are huge numbers of lovely people out there writing not very good books." - Meg Rosoff

"In becoming a whole person, the grateful leper was healed inside as well as on the outside. That day nine lepers were healed skin deep, but only one had the faith to be made whole. The tenth leper [was] changed eternally by [his] faith in the Savior and the healing power of his atonement." - Merrill J. Bateman

"An arrogant person considers himself perfect. This is the chief harm of arrogance. It interferes with a person's main task in life-becoming a better person." - Leo Tolstoy

"To travel is the experience of ceasing to be the person you are trying to be, and becoming the person you really are." - Paulo Coelho

"An arrogant person considers himself perfect. This is the chief harm of arrogance. It interferes with a person's main task in life-becoming a better person." - Leo Tolstoy

"See what a person is doing every day, day after day, and you'll know who that person is and what he or she is becoming." - John C Maxwell

"A person whose financial requirements are modest and whose curiosity, skepticism and indifference to reputation are outsized is a person at risk of becoming a journalist." - Louis Menand

"The person who helps you is the person who aids you in becoming independent and strong. Good teachers don't answer your questions, they ask you questions." - Frederick Lenz

"Everything in science depends on what one calls an apercu, on becoming aware of what is at the bottom of the phenomena. Such becoming aware is infinitely fertile." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"We wish to become one thing or another, rather we wish to become everything and in this pursuit of becoming everything we only end up becoming idiots." - Wasif Ali Wasif

"Becoming an actor is like becoming a father. It's not hard to become one. Making a life of it is the challenge." - Christoph Waltz

"ONE OF MY girlfriends was getting married. This was becoming an annoying pattern." - Chelsea Handler

"One of the marks of maturity is the ability to disagree without becoming disagreeable" - Charles R Swindoll

"The god you worship is the one you're capable of becoming." - Joseph Campbell

"Escape is not about moving from one place to another. It's about becoming more." - Mary E. Pearson

"Becoming artistic directors is an enormous responsibility and not one that we take lightly." - Cate Blanchett

"Footwork is one of the primary prerequisites to becoming a great player" - Mike Krzyzewski

"Every sweet, humble young model is only one campaign away from becoming a fashion monster." - Coco Rocha

"The worst of guardians is a cruel ruler. Beware of becoming one of them." - Muhammad

"Upon becoming fifty the one thing you can't afford is habit." - Carolyn Heilbrun

"Genius is rare because the means of becoming one have not been available" - Victor Hugo

"Awareness is becoming acquainted with the environments, no matter where one happens to be." - Sigurd F. Olson

"The United States is Fast Becoming One of the Biggest Open-Air Prisons on Earth" - Mumia Abu-Jamal

"One must be a sea, to receive a polluted stream without becoming impure." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Beauty and Genius must be kept afar if one would avoid becoming their slave." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Money is becoming one of the most corrosive elements of politics." - Trent Lott

"One understands only in proportion to becoming himself that which he understands." - Soren Kierkegaard

"From one point of view becoming is a humiliation, and from another a royal procession." - Ananda Coomaraswamy

"By dint of railing at idiots, one runs the risk of becoming an idiot oneself." - Gustave Flaubert

"Each day we are becoming a creature of splendid glory or one of unthinkable horror." - C S Lewis

"The big-budget blockbuster is becoming one of the most dependable forms of filmmaking." - Peter Jackson

"Sometimes, one must become a master to avoid becoming a slave." - Octavia Butler

"'Warm Bodies' ended up becoming one of the most personal relatable things I've written." - Isaac Marion

"One of my first dreams when I was a child was becoming a painter." - Hideo Kojima

"Warm Bodies' ended up becoming one of the most personal relatable things I've written." - Isaac Marion

"To float like a cloud you have to go to the trouble of becoming one." - Robert Genn

"I always admired the beautiful stars of Hollywood and dreamt of becoming one of them." - Sonam Kapoor

"No one wants to live forever if it means becoming increasingly decrepit." - Adam Gollner

"I don't believe in soul mates, not exactly. I think it's ridiculous to think there's only one person out there for us. What if your 'soul mate' lives in Zimbabwe? What if he dies young? I also think 'two souls becoming one' is ridiculous. You need to hold on to yourself. But I do believe in souls being in sync, souls that mirror each other." - Richelle Mead

"... where does one person end and another person begin?" - Iris Murdoch

"I'm interested in playing old ladies because I am becoming one. And I want to become a very good one!" - Tyne Daly

"Dauntless,' he says. 'I was born for Abnegation. I was planning on leaving Dauntless, and becoming factionless. But then I met her, and...I felt like maybe I could make something more of my decision.' Her. For a moment, it's like I'm looking at a different person, sitting in Tobias's skin, one whose life is not as simple as I thought. He wanted to leave Dauntless, but he stayed because of me. He never told me that." - Veronica Roth

"It is a common teaching of the Saints that one of the principal means of leading a good and exemplary life is certainly modesty and the mortification of the eyes. Just as there is nothing better than modesty to preserve devotion in a soul and to edify one's neighbor, so too, there is nothing worse than immodesty and licentious glances to expose a person to the danger of becoming lax and loose in morals." - Alphonsus Rodriguez

"But then why, when talking on the phone, did they quarrel, on average at least once every four sentences? Maybe, though the inspector, it was an effect of the distance between them becoming less and less tolerable with each passing day, since as we grow old - for every now and then one must, yes, look reality in the eye and call things by their proper names - we feel more keenly the need to have the person we love beside us." - Andrea Camilleri

"Long distances used to be a moat that both insulated and isolated people from workers on the other side of the world. But every day, technology narrows that moat inch by inch. Every person in the world is on the verge of becoming both a coworker and a competitor to every one of us ... Technological change is going to reach out and sooner or later change something fundamental in your business world." - Andy Grove

"In the neighborhood around Waseda, there were all these movie theaters, so every morning I left the house and watched movies instead of going to class. The experience of encountering films then is one of my greatest memories. Before that I'd never paid any attention to directors, but there I was taking a crash course in Ozu, Kurosawa, Naruse, Truffaut, Renoir, Fellini. Because I've always been naturally a more introspective person, I was more interested in becoming a screenwriter than a director." - Hirokazu Koreeda

"Happiness and self-confidence come naturally when you feel yourself moving and progressing toward becoming the very best person you can possibly be." - Brian Tracy

"Try becoming a person people want to be with rather than conforming yourself to the false identity of what you conceive their ideal to be." - An Na

"And maybe it is only by finding yourself that you can feel the true intensity of becoming close to another person." - David Levithan

"But everything had changed, and I was becoming more and more of who I really was, and less of this person I had thought I wanted to be." - Perry Moore

"A very sensitive person in this stupid world is bound to become mad.... Only meditation can save him from becoming mad." - Rajneesh

"Now is the best time to start becoming the person we eventually want to be-not only 20 years from now but also for all eternity." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"Becoming yourself is really hard and confusing, and it's a process. It's often not cool to be the person who puts themselves out there." - Emma Watson

"An inner knowing, along with a burning desire, is the prerequisite for becoming a person capable of manifesting his or her heart's desires." - Wayne Dyer

"Success is the continuing achievement of becoming the person God wants you to be and accomplishing the goals God has helped you set." - Charles Stanley

"A very sensitive person in this stupid world is bound to become mad.... Only meditation can save him from becoming mad." - Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

"What matters most is what sort of person you are becoming. Wise individuals care only about whom they are today and who they can be tomorrow." - Epictetus

"The most unfortunate thing that happens to a person who fears failure is that he limits himself by becoming afraid to try anything new." - Leo Buscaglia

"When you see a good person, think of becoming like her/him. When you see someone not so good, reflect on your own weak points." - Confucius

"Taking charge of your own learning is a part of taking charge of your life, which is the sine qua non in becoming an integrated person." - Warren Bennis

"Watching a person lose their dignity used to be uncomfortable, and now it's an expected part of the program that we're becoming comfortable with." - Lisa Kudrow

"Taking charge of your own learning is a part of taking charge of your life, which is the sine qua non in becoming an integrated person." - Warren G. Bennis

"When characters change on screen, it makes you feel better about yourself. You think, 'Oh I change too, I'm constantly becoming a better person.'" - Jason Reitman

"It is not special to be enlightened, just different. An enlightened person is someone who has dedicated not just this lifetime but thousands of lifetimes to becoming awareness." - Frederick Lenz

"Most of the things are either not communicable through human expression or they're top secret. Also I'm working on being a better person, and becoming more disciplined." - Kalan Sherrard

"One person can change the world." - Rosa Parks

"A responsible person is one who responds." - Corita Kent

"What a difference one person can make!" - Sasha Azevedo

"No one ever likes the right person." - Bret Easton Ellis

"The greater person is one of courtesy." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Write to one person, not a million." - Fairfax M. Cone

"The greater person is one of courtesy." - Alfred Tennyson

"Beware of the person of one book." - Thomas Aquinas

"No one person is an island." - Yehuda Berg

"One person really can make a difference." - Leonard Lauder

"History happens one person at a time." - Patricia Stephens Due

"Committing yourself to one person is sacred." - Natalie Portman

"I'm not a one-issue person." - Barbara Bush

"The average person has one Fallopian tube." - Bo Burnham

"One person can make a difference." - Raoul Wallenberg

"So, rather than becoming multicultural, rather than becoming a person of several languages, rather than becoming confident in your knowledge of the world, you become just the opposite. You end up in college having to apologize for the fact that you no longer speak your native language." - Richard Rodriguez

"More women are becoming the men they wanted to marry, but too few men are becoming the women they wanted to marry. That leaves most women with two jobs, one outside the home and one in it ..." - Gloria Steinem

"Buddhism is simply a methodology, a way of becoming one with the part of ourselves that is happy." - Frederick Lenz

"It is necessary that one be a light to oneself in a world that is becoming utterly dark." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"One of the blessings of becoming an adult is finally seeing my mom and dad as people, not just parents." - Sara Shandler

"Many, many people hereabouts are not becoming Christians for one reason only: there is nobody to make them Christians." - Francis Xavier

"You can't play the role of a victim all your life without becoming one in the end." - Danilo Kis

"Fame, that public destruction of one in process of becoming, into whose building-ground the mob breaks, displacing his stones." - Rainer Maria Rilke

"The term 'Pre-Raphaelite' is in danger of becoming one of the most misused tags in art history" - Christopher Wood



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