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enjoying the journey Quotes

25 of the best book quotes about enjoying the journey
  1. #1
    “What I know now is that nothing is universally boring - what’s boring to you could be totally engaging to someone else. If you’re bored and hating it, it’s a big sign that you’re most likely just in the wrong place. There are some folks who just straight up hate work, no matter what kind of work it is. This book just isn’t for those people. Unless you’re born the child of a billionaire, work is something we all have to do. So hell, make it something you enjoy, because bored is not the #GIRLBOSS’s natural state. At all.”
  2. #2
    “‘Life is a drama full of tragedy and comedy,’ Mom told me. ‘You should learn to enjoy the comic episodes a little more.‘”
  3. #3
    “If we spend the vast majority of our time with people we love and respect – people we really enjoy being on the bus with and who will never disappoint us – then we will almost certainly have a great life, no matter where the bus goes.”
  4. #4
    “The people we interviewed from the good-to-great companies clearly loved what they did, largely because they loved who they did it with.”
  5. #5
    “Just in case the world ends tomorrow,” she said. “We might as well enjoy today.”
  6. #6
    “The more we know Him, the more we will desire to know Him. As love increases with knowledge, the more we know God, the more we will truly love Him. We will learn to love Him equally in times of distress or in times of great joy.”
  7. #7
    “We only get to be in our bodies for a limited time, why not celebrate the journey instead of merely riding it out until it’s over?”
  8. #8
    “We lack nothing for our journeys. Too often we think that we lack something or desire attributes we see in others. But the reality is God is wise and created you the way he first saw you. So it’s important to believe and know that you are not a defect that needs to be sent back to the warehouse. You are perfectly you.”
  1. #9
    “Is there a lot of stuff you don’t understand? she said & I said pretty much the whole thing & she nodded & said that’s what she thought, but it was nice to hear it anyways and we sat there on the porch swing, listening to the wind & growing up together.”
  2. #10
    “Sit by my side, and let the world slip: we shall ne’er be younger.”
  3. #11
    “You are a great being who has been given a tremendous opportunity to explore beyond yourself. The whole process is very exciting, and you will have good times and bad times. All sorts of things will happen. That’s the fun of the journey.”
  4. #12
    “Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.”
  5. #13
    “Take the adventure, heed the call, now ere the irrevocable moment passes! ‘Tis but a banging of the door behind you, a blithesome step forward, and you are out of the old life and into the new! Then some day, some day long hence, jog home here if you will, when the cup has been drained and the play has been played, and sit down by your quiet river with a store of goodly memories for company.”
  6. #14
    “That life - whatever else it is - is short. That fate is cruel but maybe not random. That Nature (meaning Death) always wins but that doesn’t mean we have to bow and grovel to it. That maybe even if we’re not always so glad to be here, it’s our task to immerse ourselves anyway: wade straight through it, right through the cesspool, while keeping eyes and hearts open. And in the midst of our dying, as we rise from the organic and sink back ignominiously into the organic, it is a glory and a privilege to love what Death doesn’t touch.”
  7. #15
    “Here today, up and off to somewhere else tomorrow! Travel, change, interest, excitement! The whole world before you, and a horizon that’s always changing!”
  8. #16
    “Passion begins with intrinsically enjoying what you do.”
  1. #17
    “It’s real easy, he doesn’t weigh much and I’m pretty sure I remember looking back and seeing him up in the wagon happy as can be, like he’s really enjoying the ride and not embarrassed to have me pulling him around.”
  2. #18
    “The truth is . . . once you learn how to die, you learn how to live.”
  3. #19
    “The truth is I’m not good at enjoying life.”
  4. #20
    “This was a big storm and he might as well enjoy it. It was ruining everything, but you might as well enjoy it”
  5. #21
    “Accept who you are and revel in that.”
  6. #22
    “I will not show you what is on the road ahead, but I will thoroughly equip you for the journey. [...] Thus, you can walk through this day with your focus on Me. My abiding Presence is the best road map available.”
  7. #23
    “The journey is what brings us happiness not the destination.”
  8. #24
    “This journey has been like a full dinner of many courses, set before a starving man. At first he tries to eat all of everything, but as the meal progresses he finds he must forgo some things to keep his appetite and his taste buds functioning. ”
  9. #25
    Sutra 2.46: “sthira-sukham âsanam”
    Translation: The means of perfecting the posture is that of relaxing, relenting effort, and allowing your attention to merge with endlessness, or the infinite.