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ourselves Quotes

19 of the best book quotes about ourselves
  1. #1
    “Why do we have limiting beliefs about our success? Why do we not love ourselves? Why do we have fears? Isn’t thinking negative/small a sin then?”
  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
    “We all create stories to protect ourselves.”
  4. #4
    “We cannot give our hearts to God and keep our bodies for ourselves”
  5. #5
    “We should put life in our faith. We should give ourselves utterly to God in pure abandonment, in temporal and spiritual matters alike, and find contentment in the doing of His will, whether he takes us through sufferings or consolations.”
  6. #6
    “That we should establish ourselves in a sense of GOD’s Presence, by continually conversing with Him. That it was a shameful thing to quit His conversation, to think of trifles and fooleries.”
  7. #7
    “We ought to propose to ourselves is to become, in this life, the most perfect worshippers of God we can possibly be, as we hope to be through all eternity.”
  8. #8
    “One cannot be deeply responsive to the world without being saddened very often.”
  9. #9
    “We do not think ourselves into new ways of living, we live ourselves into new ways of thinking.”
  1. #10
    “It’s like wearing gloves every time we touch something, and then, forgetting we chose to put them on, we complain that nothing feels quite real. Our challenge each day is not to get dressed to face the world but to unglove ourselves so that the doorknob feels cold and the car handle feels wet and the kiss goodbye feels like the lips of another being, soft and unrepeatable.”
  2. #11
    “I had failed to understand the perverse comfort we sometimes get from choosing death in life, exempting ourselves from the challenge of using our gifts, of living our lives in authentic relationship with others.”
  3. #12
    “We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. ...”
  4. #13
    “I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me.”
  5. #14
    “We have both lost ourselves and created something else, something that exists only as an interlacing of the two of us. ”
  6. #15
    “We do not have the ability in ourselves to accomplish the least of God’s tasks. This is the law of grace. ”
  7. #16
    “The duties God requires of us are not in proportion to the strength we possess in ourselves. Rather, they are proportional to the resources available to us in Christ.”
  8. #17
    “We are never nearer Christ than when we find ourselves lost in a holy amazement at His unspeakable love.”
  9. #18
    “After so recent a triumph over British despots, after such torrents of blood and treasure have been spent, after involving ourselves in the distresses of an arduous war, and incurring such a debt for the express purpose of asserting the rights of humanity; it is truly astonishing that a set of men among ourselves should have the effrontery to attempt the destruction of our liberties. ”
  10. #19
    “The universe is the mirror in which we can contemplate only what we have learned to know in ourselves.”

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