Quotes on Allowing

Allowing someone else to make us happy will make them happy too. Paulo Coelho

I think I'm passionately allowing myself to be influenced by the things that are around me. Theaster Gates

I suffered evils, but without allowing them to rob me of the freedom to expand. Gordon Parks

You have a problem with allowing someone to finish speaking. Rick Perry

Trauma is survivable, but often not much more. It kills you while allowing you to still live. James Frey

My approach works not by making valid predictions but by allowing me to correct false ones. George Soros

We compensate for what we don't do internally by projecting and allowing our minds to be marinated in chronic fantasy. Jean Houston

It gets dangerous when you start allowing people to validate your work... Spike Lee

I'd like to thank the BBC for allowing me to work here. And I'd like to thank the wife and kids for making it necessary. Les Dawson

We are a water-drinking people, and we are allowing every brook to be defiled. George Bird Grinnell

When you allow what someone says or does to upset you, you're allowing them to control you. Joel Osteen

At Dartmouth, we make you into a man by allowing you to remain a boy. John Dickey

It's about being here in the moment, accepting one another and allowing creativity to flow. Stefon Harris

God can do nothing for me until I recognize the limits of what is humanly possible, allowing Him to do the impossible. Oswald Chambers

Allowing dying to be so intensely present enriches both the preciousness of each moment and our detachment from it. Ram Dass

Beware of allowing a tactless word, a rebuttal, a rejection to obliterate the whole sky Anais Nin

Prayer is you speaking to God. Meditation is allowing the spirit to speak to you. Deepak Chopra

Foisting an identity on people rather than allowing them the freedom and space to create their own is shady. Raquel Cepeda

And maybe that was love. Being so vulnerable and allowing someone else in so far they could hurt you, but they also give you everything. Christine Feehan

What can I say about life? Do I praise it for letting you live, or damn it for allowing the rest? Janet Fitch

Drinking Garri doesnt mean you're poor, but allowing the garri to swell-up before drinking is Poverty Paa Kwesi Nduom

Our fleshly nature tempts us to put ourselves above others or seek a position or place for ourselves instead of allowing others to have it. David Jeremiah

Fasting humbles you and brings clarity, even allowing you to get unforgiveness and bitterness out of your heart. Jentezen Franklin

Everything in our lives has the potential to wake us up or put us to sleep. Allowing it to awaken us is up to us. Pema Chodron

What's sad is that there is an addictive quality to that, to believing your own hype; to allowing yourself to become validated by others and no longer by yourself. That's the danger of celebrity Giovanni Ribisi

I think allowing yourself to cry on the bathroom floor is FEARLESS. Taylor Swift

- and it occurred to me that people who don't talk about themselves are limiting their own potential. They think they're guarding themselves for some sort of abstract dange, but they're actually allowing other people to decide who they are and what they're like. Chuck Klosterman

I don't think of it as procrastination. I think of it as allowing my work to accumulate urgency. Maud Newton

The butcher seldom sees much interest in allowing the herd to be armed. Theodore Beale

Another mode of accumulating power arises from lifting a weight and then allowing it to fall. Charles Babbage

She maintained a careful balance by her window, never allowing the men to come too close, never allowing them to stray too far. Jonathan Safran Foer

My coach and my parents both had this relationship to what I was doing, which was allowing me to express myself with chess. And so I could love it. I had a passion for it. I was expressing myself through chess, and I was learning about myself through chess. Joshua Waitzkin

One of the things I'm adamant about as a bandleader is not micromanaging. I'm an advocate for the concept of allowing everyone to be fully vested in what they're doing, so everyone contributes whatever they're inspired to contribute. Stefon Harris

Thank you, Hollywood, for allowing me to be part of your group. Aaron Paul

I think love has something to do with allowing a person you claim to love to enter a larger arena than the one you create for them. Sting

Everybody you talk to about insurance says the insurance market has become a lot more vibrant as a result of lifting, allowing the foreign direct investment. John W Snow

Concealing or denying evil is like allowing a wound to keep bleeding without bandaging it, Pope Francis

I am not allowing myself to get carried away. Damon Hill

The journey from teaching about love to allowing myself to be loved proved much longer than I realised. Henri Nouwen

There is a certain impertinence in allowing oneself to be burned for an opinion. Anatole France

Allowing yourself to be vulnerable is also one of the most attractive things you can do. Rick Owens

God only allows pain if He's allowing something new to be born. Ann Voskamp

Responsibility is fostered by allowing children a voice and wherever indicated a choice in matters that affect them. Haim Ginott

I insist that men shall have the right to work out their lives in their own way, always allowing to others the right to work out their lives in their own way, too. Giuseppe Garibaldi

Reading is like travel, allowing you to exit your own life for a bit, and to come back with a renewed, even inspired, perspective. Laurie Helgoe

Face your fears and stop allowing the mind to hold you captive. Mooji

You never find friends them following your advice upon their own affairs; nor allowing you to manage your own. Willis Lamb

Conservatism must be based on allowing everyone to become an owner - equity for everyman. John Redwood

A lot of my work has to do with not allowing my characters to have an ego in a way that the stomach doesn't have an ego when it's wanting to throw up. It just does it Matthew Barney

Have more confidence in yourself than allowing your decisions to happen just by chance. L. Tom Perry

Why in the world anyone in America is allowing another language (other than English) to be his first... I don't know Margaret Thatcher

Immorality does not consist in being different. It consists in not allowing others to be so. Shakuntala Devi

Dictators are not in the business of allowing elections that could remove them from their thrones. Gene Sharp

Destabilization and turmoil,[Steven] Lerner hopes, will also crash the stock market, isolating the banking class and allowing for a transfer of power. Rush Limbaugh

In America, we've spent trillions of dollars overseas while allowing our own infrastructure to fall into total disrepair and decay. Donald Trump

We are simply allowing our right to self-determination to be stolen from us. Marine Le Pen

We would not think of allowing a man to determine a woman's life merely because a fetus he helped create was in her womb; then why would we allow a woman to determine a man's life merely because a fetus he helped create is in her womb? Warren Farrell

I had a ninth grade teacher who told me I was much smarter and much better than I was allowing myself to be. Scott Hamilton

I'm not allowing my perspective to be dictated by the dominant culture. Holly Near

Certainly my parents were a huge influence. They always expected the most out of all of us. And expected us to do our very best. I'm thankful to them for allowing me to do what I wanted to do. Laurel Clark

Marriage is a very sacred institution and should not be degraded by allowing every other type of relationship to be made equivalent to it. Benjamin Carson

I don't see any possibility of Britain and the U.S. allowing a sovereign independent Iraq; that's almost inconceivable. Noam Chomsky

Bite us once, shame on the dog; bite us repeatedly, shame on us for allowing it. Phyllis Schlafly

I'm not trying to keep up or adapt. I'm allowing myself to grow, evolve and create new music. Ll Cool J

Bullies want to abuse you. Instead of allowing that, you can use them as your personal motivators. Power up and let the bully eat your dust. Nick Vujicic

My earliest poems sing of the absolute necessity of allowing love to invade and pervade one's life. That can make the miracle happen in reality. Try it. James Broughton

Technology's allowing the phone to start to see and understand much like how the human brain does. Matt Mills

...By allowing businesses to expense up to $75,000, it means somebody is more likely to buy a copying machine, or in this case, an architectural... fancy machine. George W Bush

The more in vibrational sync you are with who you really are, then the more you are allowing only those things that you're wanting, and the less resistance there is. And the less resistance there is, then the less delay between the idea of the thought and the receiving of it. Esther Hicks

There is no separate art of life. If you know how to allow poetry, if you know how to allow dance, if you know how to allow love - if you know how to ALLOW, then you know the art of life. In the allowing, in the let-go, in the surrender, is the art of life. How not to be and to let God be - that is the only art of life. Rajneesh

I don't think there's any harm at all in allowing a kid to fantasize. In fact, I think to stop people from fantasizing is a very destructive thing indeed. J K Rowling

Do not Christians and Heathens, Jews and Gentiles, poets and philosophers, unite in allowing the starry influences? Walter Scott

Im constantly being inspired by the old days and taking things from the past and allowing them to lift me up where I am now. Valerie June

Governments never supply prosperity. At best, they can facilitate it, by allowing the free enterprise system to work. Usually they suppress it. Randy Gage

True manifesting is allowing the universe to catch up with your dreams. Gabrielle Bernstein

Felicity grimaced in agreement. "No, you are perfectly correct. I did not realize how vital the approbation of one's butler is in allowing for nocturnal autonomy. Gail Carriger

Allowing God to charge our lives that we may empower people around us to live In a greater relationship with him. David Walker

I relax and cast aside all mental burdens, allowing God to express through me His perfect love, peace, and wisdom. Paramahansa Yogananda

I'm always amazed at the American practice of allowing one party to a homosexual act to remain passive-it's so undemocratic. Sexmust be mutual. W H Auden

To love is a brave thing. To be loved, braver still. But allowing yourself to love yourself? That takes the most courage of all. Debby Ryan