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balance Quotes

25 of the best book quotes about balance
  1. #1
    “When we stop caring about what people think, we lose our capacity for connection. When we become defined by what people think, we lose our willingness to be vulnerable. If we dismiss all the criticism, we lose out on important feedback, but if we subject ourselves to the hatefulness, our spirits gets crushed. It’s a tightrope, shame resilience is the balance bar, and the safety net below is the one or two people in our lives who can help us reality-check the criticism and cynicism.”
  2. #2
    “The heart of the matter: You should never belong fully to something that is outside yourself. It is very important to find a balance in your belonging.”
  3. #3
    “Perhaps for some men a period of violence and destruction at one time attracts them to look for something creative as a balance in another part of life.”
  4. #4
    “Sometimes I think it aint none of us pure crazy and aint none of us pure crazy and aint none of us pure sane until the balance of us talks him that-a-way.”
  5. #5
    “It wasn’t on a balance. I told them that if they wanted it to tote and ride on a balance, they would have to “
  6. #6
    “It is not possible to be incidentally a Christian. The fact of Christianity must be overwhelmingly first or nothing. This suggests a reason for the dislike of Christians by nominal or non-Christians: their lives contain no overwhelming first but many balances.”
  7. #7
    “If there were a choice—and he suspected there was—a choice between, on the one hand, the heights and the depths and, on the other hand, some sort of safe, cautious middle way, he, for one, here and now chose the heights and the depths.”
  8. #8
    “The fragile balance depends on things we’ll never be able to see, hear, smell, taste, or touch. Life itself depends on them. ”
  1. #9
    “Overcome your guilt. Care, but not too much. Take responsibility, but don’t blame yourself. Protect, save, help- but know when to give up. They’re precarious ledges to walk. How do I do it?”
  2. #10
    “As lovers, we poise together delicately on a tightrope. When the winds of doubt and fear begin blowing, if we panic and clutch at each other or abruptly turn away and head for cover, the rope sways more and more and our balance becomes even more precarious. To stay on the rope, we must shift with each other’s moves, respond to each other’s emotions. As we connect, we balance each other. We are in emotional equilibrium.”
  3. #11
    “Trust the subconscious mind to heal you. It made your body, and it knows all of its processes and functions. It knows much more than your conscious mind about healing and restoring you to perfect balance.”
  4. #12
    “I’m never overwhelmed or under it either; just nicely whelmed. I’m OK. Nothing spectacular but sometimes special.”
  5. #13
    “The balance of nature is not a status quo; it is fluid, ever shifting, in a constant state of adjustment. Man, too, is part of this balance.”
  6. #14
    “Stop spending so much time watching others. There is a fine line between getting inspired and shifting your entire business model to look like someone else’s.
  7. #15
    “In a dog’s life, some plaster would fall, some cushions would open, some rugs would shred. Like any relationship, this one has its costs. They were costs we came to accept and balance against the joy and amusement and protection and companionship he gave us.”
  8. #16
    “Marriage, each of them realized intuitively, was about compromise and forgiveness. It was about balance, where one person complemented the other.”

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  1. #17
    ″‘This house was built too steep, and a bad wind from the top blows all your strength back down the hill. So you can never get ahead. You are always rolling backward.‘”
  2. #18
    “The aim is to balance the terror of being alive with the wonder of being alive.”
  3. #19
    “Our strength, in other words, has rested in our determination to reject simplistic absolutes and to redefine and revitalize a productive middle ground, relinquishing outdated solutions and embracing new approaches.”
  4. #20
    “Two important lessons here. This first is that truly successful decision making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking...The second lesson is that in good decision making, frugality matters.”
  5. #21
    “You’ll get mixed up, of course, as you already know. You’ll get mixed up with many strange birds as you go. So be sure when you step. Step with care and great tact and remember that Life’s a Great Balancing Act. Just never forget to be dexterous and deft. And never mix up your right foot with your left.”
  6. #22
    “To lose balance sometimes for love is part of living a balanced life.”
  7. #23
    “To find the balance you want, this is what you must become. You must keep your feet grounded so firmly on the earth that it’s like you have 4 legs instead of 2. That way, you can stay in the world. But you must stop looking at the world through your head. You must look through your heart, instead. That way, you will know God.”
  8. #24
    “Wabi-sabi is exactly about the delicate balance between the pleasure we get from things and the pleasure we get from freedom of things.”
  9. #25
    “It’s usually our opposites who complement us best, because they’re the only ones who can balance us out.”
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