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Answering Life's Questions ... Who Are You?
Who Are You?
It is far better to be hated for who you are than to be loved for who you are not.
If you don't know who you are, a university is an expensive place to find out.
- A. Armstrong
Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.
- Dr. Suess
Until you make peace with who you are, you'll never be content with what you have.
- Doris Mortman
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sometimes we live our lives like puzzle pieces turned upside down - only showing the world our gray sides. Then along comes life, and it starts flipping them over, showing to us and the world more than just the outline of who we are - it shows us the colors. If we can start to turn more over and put them together, we can see the picture of who we really are emerge.
Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe, shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish.
- John Jakes
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
- e.e. cummings
People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.
- Stephen R. Covey
Do not seek the answers, which cannot be given you because you would not be able to live them. And the point is, to live everything. Live the questions now. Perhaps you will then gradually, without noticing it, live along some distant day into the answer.
- Rainer Maria Rilke
How we remember, what we remember and why we remember form the most personal map of our individuality.
- Christina Baldwin
Like the sky opens after a rainy day we must open to ourselves.... Learn to love yourself for who you are and open so the world can see you shine.
- James Poland
Critical Tasks in Answering Who Are You
Man, know thyself.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment.
- Lao Tzu
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
- George Elliot
This above all -- to thine own self be true.
And it must follow, as the night the day,
Thoust can not then be false to any man.
- William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act I Scene iii
Learn to ... be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
Great results cannot be achieved at once, and we must be satisfied to advance in life as we walk -- step by step.
- Samuel Smiles
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Lord! We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
Do you ever dream, Forrest, of who you wanna be? Forrest: Who I'm gonna be? Aren't I gonna be me? Jenny: You'll always be you. Just another kind of you. You know? ... I want to be famous. I want to be a singer like Jaon Baez. I just want to be ... on an empty stage with my guitar, my voice. Just me, and I want to reach people on a personal level. I want to be able to say things, just one to one.
- Forrest Gump (movie)
+ I'm stuck. Does it get any easier?
~ no. Yes. It gets easier ... The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you ... let things upset you.
+ I just don't know what I'm supposed to be. U know? I tried being a writer, but ... I hate what I wrote. And I tried taking pictures, but they're so mediocre, you know. Every girl goes through a photography phase. You know ... like horses. You know ..? Take ..uh ...dumb pictures of your feet.
~ You'll figure that out. I'm not worried about you. Keep writing.
+ What about marriage. Does that get easier?
~ That's hard. We used to have a lot of fun. Lydia would come with me when I made movies. And we would laugh about it all. Now, she doesn't want to leave the kids and she doesn't ... need me to be there. The kids miss me, but they're fine. And it gets a whole lot more comply.cat.Ed when you have kids.