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Perceptions Quotations

The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.

Eudora Welty

These days it's hard to look at a poodle without thinking what a good meal he would make.

Steve Martin

The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.

Ivy Baker Priest

Ah well, perhaps one has to be very old before onelearns how to be amused rather than shocked.

Pearl S. Buck, China Past and Present

It doesn't matter how long my hair is or what color my skin is or whether I'm a woman or a man.

John Lennon

I'm sorry if my traumatized life is an inconvenience to you and your perfect existence.

I said to the almond tree, "Friend, speak to me of God," and the almond tree blossomed.

Nikos Kazantzakis

No two men see the world exactly alike, and different temperaments will apply in different ways a principle that they both acknowledge.


No sooner do we think we have assembled a comfortable life than we find a piece of ourselves that has no place to fit in.

Gail Sheehy

Just remember that nothing is as bad as it seems and nothing is as good as it sometimes appears.

Troy Aikman, Kids' Little Instruction Book

True peace of mind comes from accepting the worst. Psychologically, I think it means a release of energy.

Lin Yutang, Importance of Living

Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive away hunger.

St. Basil

There is only one small letter between the words "can" and "can't"... and that one letter will TOTALLY change your destiny.

Doug Firebaugh

Memorable Quotes

Funny, now I can see; how looks can be deceiving.

Elvis Costello

It ain't as bad as you think. It will look better in the morning.

Colin Powell

Know the masculine, keep to the feminine.

Lao Tzu

I donít see people as groups, I see them as individuals.

Tommy Lee Jones

You're not a hoarder, you're a nonrelinquisher.

Eleanor Williams, Meditations from the Mat

How the world perceives you is largely out of your control.

Sheryl Crow

There are some things so serious you have to laugh at them.

Niels Bohr

Karma and shadows follow one everywhere.

Japanese Proverb

Your perception of me is a reflection of you.

Unknown Author

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So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.

T.S. Eliot

Anything the human mind can believe, the human mind can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

People see what they want to see and what people want to see isn’t always the truth.

Roberto Bolano

We must not allow other people’s perceptions to define us.

Virginia Satir

All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.

Leonardo da Vinci

What is behind your eyes holds more power than what is in front of them.

Gary Zukav
If your parachuting today, and your parachute doesn't open, and all your friends are watching you fall, pretend like you're swimming.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Reality is ultimately a selective act of perception and interpretation. A shift in our perception and interpretation enables us to break old habits and awaken new possibilities for balance, healing, and transformation.
The reality of life is that your perceptions – right or wrong – influence everything else you do. When you get a proper perspective of your perceptions, you may be surprised how many other things fall into place.
Your perception creates your reality. You can look at life and see scarcity or abundance. It depends on your mindset.
Life is all about perception. Positive versus negative. Whichever you choose will affect and more than likely reflect your outcomes.

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