given Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about given
  1. #1
    ’’There’s a lot of talk these days about giving children self-esteem. It’s not something you can give; it’s something they have to build. ”
  2. #2
    “One of the best guides to how to be self-loving is to give ourselves the love we are often dreaming about receiving from others. There was a time when I felt lousy about my over-forty body, saw myself as too fat, too this, or too that. Yet I fantasized about finding a lover who would give me the gift of being loved as I am.”
  3. #3
    “It is always possible to be thankful for what is given rather than to complain about what is not given. One or the other becomes a habit of life.”
  4. #4
    “We live in a world of frightful givens. It is given that you behave like this, given that you will care about that. No one thinks about the givens.”
  5. #5
    “But I gave myself again to that fire, threw myself into it, into him, and let myself burn.”
  6. #6
    “If I offer you the moon on a string, will you give me a kiss, too?”