Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.
Accept who you are. Unless you're a serial killer.
Life is about accepting the challenges along the way, choosing to keep moving forward, and savoring the journey.
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting.
No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.
Letting go doesn't mean that you don't care about someone anymore. It's just realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power or our will.
Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for weakness. Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.
All acceptance Quotes ⇑
Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it.
Nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer; nothing is more difficult than to understand him.
You have to accept whatever comes, and the only important thing is that you meet it with the best you have to give.
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.
Accept who you are; and revel in it.
To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow - this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.
Relationships are based on four principles: respect, understanding, acceptance and appreciation.
Hate is a lack of imagination.
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.
Love is forgiving, accepting, moving on, embracing, and all-encompassing. And if you're not doing that for yourself, you cannot do that with anyone else.
When you're different, sometimes you don't see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn't.
Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth.
Because one believes in oneself, one doesn't try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn't need others' approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.
The ache for home lives in all of us. The safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.
Holding anger is a poison. It eats you from the inside. We think that hating is a weapon that attacks the person who harmed us. But hatred is a curved blade. And the harm we do, we do to ourselves.
Accept the children the way we accept trees-with gratitude, because they are a blessing-but do not have expectations or desires. You don't expect trees to change, you love them as they are.
I have accepted fear as part of life - specifically the fear of change... I have gone ahead despite the pounding in the heart that says: turn back....
Sometimes people let the same problem make them miserable for years when they could just say, So what. That's one of my favorite things to say. "So what."
There is no such thing as a weird human being, It's just that some people require more understanding than others.
A friend is one to whom one may pour out the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that gentle hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
It was amazing how you could get so far from where you'd planned, and yet find it was exactly were you needed to be.
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum
Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down.
I have never found anybody who could stand to accept the daily demonstrative love I feel in me, and give back as good as I give.
In everybody's life there's a point of no return. And in a very few cases, a point where you can't go forward anymore. And when we reach that point, all we can do is quietly accept the fact. That's how we survive.
It doesn't matter how many people you meet in your life; you just need the real ones who accept you for who you are and help you become who you should be.
Every woman that finally figured out her worth, has picked up her suitcases of pride and boarded a flight to freedom, which landed in the valley of change.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself-and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is.
The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.
You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can't control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.
The most confused you will ever get is when you try to convince your heart and spirit of something your mind knows is a lie.
Whatever gets you through the night
A good rule in life is to tell yourself simply, 'What comes of itself, let it come.'
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
You were not born on earth to please anyone; you have to live life to express yourself, not to impress someone. Don't pretend to be someone you're not, and never lose yourself in search of other people's acceptance and approval.
For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.