Every situation needs a hero. Step up and be that for your child.
Dr Phil McGraw
More quotes by Dr Phil McGraw
Now, my body fat runs around 18 percent, which is normal and, you know, kind of in the middle of normal, actually.
I don’t care how pumped up or psyched you are to start a new diet or a new program – that emotion will fade.
If emotional pain or problems have cropped up in your life, you must insist on getting closure. Closure means you dont carry the problem or the pain. You address the issue, then you slam shut the book and put it away.
Willpower is a myth. The problem with trying to use willpower to achieve and sustain a behavioral change is that it is fueled by emotion. And as we all know, our emotions are, at best, fickle. They come and go. When your emotions start running down — and they will — even your best-laid plans will fall flat.
Relationships are truly like a garden, if you tend it, water it, weed it and feed it, it will grow into a beautiful garden. If you only go out there every few weeks to look it over for a few moments, what do you think it’s going to look like in a few months? It’s going to be a weed patch. It will disappear.
More quotes about Life
Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
Warm summer sun, shine kindly here. Warm southern wind, blow softly here. Green sod above, lie light, lie light. Good night, dear Heart, Good night, good night.
There it is: it doesn’t make any difference who we are or what we are, there’s always somebody to look down on! somebody to hold in light esteem, somebody to be indifferent about.
There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
You cannot settle the problems of Europe by long-distance telephone calls and telegrams. Round the table we must get!
The war is not meant to be won, it is meant to be continuous. Hierarchical society is only possible on the basis of poverty and ignorance.
We all have a social mask, right? We put it on, we go out, put our best foot forward, our best image. But behind that social mask is a personal truth, what we really, really believe about who we are and what we’re capable of.