Only when you are kinder to yourself, you can be kinder to the world.
More quotes by Haemin Sunim
Choose happiness, not success, as your life’s goal. If you become successful but aren’t happy, then what is the point?
Feelings are often born from the matrix of conditions beyond your control. Let them just pass through, like a cloud in the sky.
Life is like improvised jazz. We cannot regulate all the variables. We must play it with panache and flair as best we can.
More quotes about Life
You know you’re getting old when you stop to tie your shoelaces and wonder what else you could do while you’re down there.
If there are no stupid questions, then what kind of questions do stupid people ask? Do they get smart just in time to ask questions?
The number one need in all people is the need for acceptance, the need to experience a sense of belonging to something and someone. The need for acceptance is more powerful in your family than anywhere else…. If that need is not met by your family, trust me, your kids will go elsewhere to seek it in order to find approval and acceptance.
When I was practicing psychology, I used to tell myself if I ever get to where I’m just doing this for the money or I’m just going through the motions, I’ll quit.
We change every minute, never the same. If there’s no room to express the changes there can’t be any truthfulness.
I don’t think I’ve made mistakes. Every time somebody said I made a mistake, they do the polls and my numbers go up, so I guess I haven’t made any mistakes.
We each own one car, and we have a reasonable house. It’s a lovely place to be, but it’s not extravagant.
Stars are good too. I wish I could get some to put in my hair. But I suppose I never can. You would be surprised to find how far off they are, for they do not look it. When they first showed last night I tried to knock some down with a pole, but it didn’t reach, which astonished me. Then I tried clods till I was all tired out, but I never got one. I did make some close shots, for I saw the black blot of the clod sail right into thee midst of the golden clusters forty or fifty times, just barely missing them, and if I could’ve held out a little longer, maybe I could’ve got one.
Forgiveness of those who have transgressed against you, or those you love, is not about them; it is about you. It is a gift to yourself.