'Me' Quotes That Will Help You Find Your Feet
Life is a never-ending pursuit about knowing oneself. We all at some point in our lives embark on a journey of self-discovery. And during this journey of introspection, some attain spirituality, some rise above the crowd, while some reach the highest point of self-actualization. However, this happens only when we embrace our imperfections, work on them and rise above ‘I, Me, and Myself’. Many eminent speakers, spiritual gurus, celebrities and distinguished personalities have shared their thoughts, opinions, experiences and viewpoints on the way they rediscovered their hidden talents and traits. In the process of discovering the ‘Me’ in you, many awkward questions which were swept under the carpet might resurge. However, once you face them courageously, you will get the key to unlock your dreams. Zoom though the quotable quotes and sayings on ‘Me’ that will help you to find your unique qualities that distinct you from the crowd.
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.
I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.
C. S. Lewis
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.
Remember, we're madly in love, so it's all right to kiss me anytime you feel like it.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
I'm the one that's got to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.
I don't have to come up with a ha-ha belly laugh every day, but drawings with warmth and love or ones that put a lump in the throat. That's more important to me than a laugh.
I didn't always spell my name Bil. My parents named me Bill, but when I started drawing cartoons on the wall, they knocked the 'L' out of me.
If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak then unto me.
In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.
A. A. Milne
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.
Jerome K. Jerome
I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
O! Let me not be mad, not mad, sweet heaven; keep me in temper; I would not be mad!
Tell me, what is it you plan to do
with your one wild and precious life?
J. K. Rowling
I don't go looking for trouble. Trouble usually finds me.
I like to feel that what I'm doing portrays this: a family where there is love between mother, father and the kids. It's a subject that is near and dear to me.
I had rather have a fool to make me merry than experience to make me sad and to travel for it too!
You're still trying to protect me. Real or not real," he whispers.
"Real," I answer. "Because that's what you and I do, protect each other.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.
Daphne du Maurier
But luxury has never appealed to me, I like simple things, books, being alone, or with somebody who understands.
I can feel Peeta press his forehead into my temple and he asks, 'So now that you've got me, what are you going to do with me?' I turn into him. 'Put you somewhere you can't get hurt.
If music be the food of love, play on,
Give me excess of it; that surfeiting,
The appetite may sicken, and so die.
I don't trust people who don't love themselves and tell me, 'I love you.' ... There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.
J. K. Rowling
Why are they all staring?" demanded Albus as he and Rose craned around to look at the other students.
"Don’t let it worry you," said Ron. "It’s me. I’m extremely famous.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
There are no happy endings.
Endings are the saddest part,
So just give me a happy middle
And a very happy start.
J. K. Rowling
Is 'fat' really the worst thing a human being can be? Is 'fat' worse than 'vindictive', 'jealous', 'shallow', 'vain', 'boring' or 'cruel'? Not to me.
Edna St. Vincent Millay
They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for you to miss me as much as I'm missing you right now
Group conformity scares the pants off me because it's so often a prelude to cruelty towards anyone who doesn't want to - or can't - join the Big Parade.
I came from a real tough neighborhood. Once a guy pulled a knife on me. I knew he wasn't a professional, the knife had butter on it.
And then he gives me a smile that just seems so genuinely sweet with just the right touch of shyness that unexpected warmth rushes through me.
I realize only one person will be damaged beyond repair if Peeta dies. Me.
Atticus told me to delete the adjectives and I'd have the facts.
I married a German. Every night I dress up as Poland and he invades me.
The silence depressed me. It wasn't the silence of silence. It was my own silence.
J. K. Rowling
He was my mum and dad's best friend. He's a convicted murderer, but he's broken out of wizard prison and he's on the run. He likes to keep in touch with me, though...keep up with my news...check if I'm happy...
Every man I meet wants to protect me. I can't figure out what from.
A. A. Milne
Promise me you'll never forget me because if I thought you would, I'd never leave.
I'm tough, I'm ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, okay.
J. K. Rowling
One can never have enough socks," said Dumbledore. "Another Christmas has come and gone and I didn't get a single pair. People will insist on giving me books.
My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.
Tonight I can write the saddest lines
I loved her, and sometimes she loved me too.
There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the print I have read in my life.
Let me live, love, and say it well in good sentences
Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but - I hope - into a better shape.
I love you, not just for now, but for always, and I dream of the day that you’ll take me in your arms again.
Hunter S. Thompson
I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me.
When I was in high school at Northeast Catholic in Philadelphia in the late '30s, I found that drawing caricatures of the teachers and satirizing the events in the school, then having them published in our school magazine, got me some notoriety.
Remember me and smile, for it's better to forget than to remember me and cry.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I cannot remember the books I've read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me.
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee
And I'll forgive Thy great big one on me.
Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.
I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
So I wait for you like a lonely house
till you will see me again and live in me.
Till then my windows ache.
Be with me always - take any form - drive me mad! only do not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you! Oh, God! it is unutterable! I can not live without my life! I can not live without my soul!
I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have the heart to let him down.
Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
You see I usually find myself among strangers because I drift here and there trying to forget the sad things that happened to me.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
I love thee to the depth and breadth and height
My soul can reach
But I love your feet
only because they walked
upon the earth and upon
the wind and upon the waters,
until they found me.
Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn't matter to me. Going to bed at night saying we've done something wonderful... that's what matters to me.
I made a pact with myself a long time ago: Never watch anything stupider than you. It's helped me a lot.
While I sleep, I dream of you, and when I wake, I long to hold you in my arms. If anything, our time apart has only made me more certain that I want to spend my nights by your side, and my days with your heart.
Whenever my environment had failed to support or nourish me, I had clutched at books...
If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.
Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.
In the summer
I stretch out on the shore
And think of you. Had I told the sea
What I felt for you,
It would have left its shores,
And followed me.
If I am not good to myself, how can I expect anyone else to be good to me?
The genesis of a poem for me is usually a cluster of words. The only good metaphor I can think of is a scientific one: dipping a thread into a supersaturated solution to induce crystal formation. I don't think I solve problems in my poetry; I think I uncover the problems.
What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bees and he told me about the butcher and my wife.
Kind people have a way of working their way inside me and rooting there.
C. S. Lewis
I didn’t go to religion to make me happy. I always knew a bottle of Port would do that. If you want a religion to make you feel really comfortable, I certainly don’t recommend Christianity.
If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster.
The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to suspect that my own is also.
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
I desire the things that will destroy me in the end.
Yes, and I’m sure the arena will be full of bags of flour for me to chuck at people.
Oscar Wilde always makes me smile - with respect and admiration. His short stories prove that it is possible to be both sarcastic, even cynical, but deeply compassionate. Just seeing the cover of one of Wilde's books in a bookshop makes me smile.
Charles M. Schulz
Sometimes I lie awake at night, and I ask, 'Where have I gone wrong'.
Then a voice says to me, 'This is going to take more than one night.
Science fiction, to me, has not only things that wouldn't happen, but other planets.
J. K. Rowling
Sometimes you remind me a lot of James. He called it my 'furry little problem' in company. Many people were under the impression that I owned a badly behaved rabbit.
Are you, are you coming to the tree?
Wear a necklace of rope, side by side with me.
Strange things did happen here.
No stranger would let it be if we met up
At midnight in the hanging tree.
C. S. Lewis
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy?