COMING FORTH INTO THE LIGHT I was born the day I thought: What is? What was? And What if? I was transformed the day My ego shattered, And all the superficial, material Things that mattered To me before, Suddenly ceased To matter. I really came into being The day I no longer cared about What the world thought of me, Only on my thoughts for Changing the world.
When a man has a gift in speaking the truth, brute aggression is no longer his security blanket for approval. He, on the contrary, spends most of his energy trying to tone it down because his very nature is already offensive enough.
Don’t wait for approval; don’t forget to appreciate the beauties of your life.
Never give anyone an approval to upset or belittle you. It is crucial to be self-conscious at all times, because with so much going on, you cannot afford to have others in charge of your own life.
What do you mean I have to wait for someone's approval? I'm someone. I approve. So I give myself permission to move forward with my full support!
Success and wealth are not loud. Those who attain success don’t put it on display. They understand that whether or not you are impressed by what you perceive as the trappings of success will not add one red-cent to their investments. Your approval does not earn interest.
Most people think everybody feels about them much more violently than they actually do; they think other people's opinions of them swing through great arcs of approval or disapproval.
A balanced inner calmness radiates from a peaceful centre. It neither craves others' approval nor rejects others' presence. It neither pulls towards nor pushes away. It has a reverent attitude towards life and all its inhabitants.
When will you love yourself: that other people's approval no longer matters?
Fear of men's judgment manifests itself in competition for men's approval.
Obama has succeeded in descending even below George W. Bush in approval in the Arab world. It's minuscule, few percent.
Consult: To seek approval for a course of action already decided upon.
Everyone wants to be liked; everyone wants approval. No one likes being ignored.
As much as we thirst for approval we dread condemnation.
Lebanon is a Syrian protectorate. The Lebanese dare not do anything without the approval of Damascus.
In America, Jefferson noted with approval, women knew their place.