'You' Quotes That Will Help You Succeed In Life
In our lives, we assign meaning to any relationship and understand ourselves in relation to another person. The other person in our life sometimes becomes the most pivotal person in your journey. It is of no surprise then that we need to take time out to understand them. Our happiness stems from our relationship with the other person, who is extremely important to our everyday functioning. Sometimes, it is necessary to step back and reflect and ruminate over behaviors to see where you stand. Take a look at some of the best quotes that reflect on the idea of ‘you’ and let them be your guide.
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.
You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
J. K. Rowling
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
C. S. Lewis
Friendship ... is born at the moment when one man says to another "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . .
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).
A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it's in hot water.
A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.
Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...
Anyone who thinks sitting in church can make you a Christian must also think that sitting in a garage can make you a car.
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.
Charles M. Schulz
All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.
If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.
Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
J. K. Rowling
It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.
C. S. Lewis
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.
If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I'm not perfect
-and I don't live to be-
but before you start pointing fingers...
make sure you hands are clean!
If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?
A. A. Milne
Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.
"Pooh!" he whispered.
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
You don’t forget the face of the person who was your last hope.
Remember, we're madly in love, so it's all right to kiss me anytime you feel like it.
They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
E. E. Cummings
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
So it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.
If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Just when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
C. S. Lewis
Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain.
I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak then unto me.
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,
in secret, between the shadow and the soul.
Rita Mae Brown
The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four people is suffering from a mental illness. Look at your 3 best friends. If they're ok, then it's you.
J. K. Rowling
Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn't mean we all have.
J. K. Rowling
Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
If you don't know where you're going, any road'll take you there
If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.
You're going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it's always their actions you should judge them by. It's actions, not words, that matter.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.
Do you hate people?”
“I don't hate them...I just feel better when they're not around.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
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.
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.
Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity.
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary.
Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you're wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn't love you anymore.
Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.
I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?