Intention Quotes

The most important distinction between aggression and assertion is the intention. During assertion, we move ourselves toward another; during aggression, we move ourselves against another.

Georgia Lanoil

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and no intention of arriving.

Lao Tzu

Our repeated failure to fully act as we would wish must not discourage us. It is the sincere intention that is the essential thing, and this will in time release us from the bondage of habits which at present seem almost insurmountable.

Thomas Troward

Hell is paved with good intention, not with bad ones. All men mean well.

George Bernard Shaw

God's Will is whatever we do with good intention.

Lloyd Strom

Intention is the core of all conscious life. Conscious intention colors and moves everything.

Master Hsing Yun

A good intention clothes itself with power.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Institutions mistake good intentions for objectives. They say health care; that's an intention, not an objective.

Peter Drucker

Before you agree to do anything that might add even the smallest amount of stress to your life, ask yourself: What is my truest intention? Give yourself time to let a yes resound within you. When it's right, I guarantee that your entire body will feel it.

Oprah Winfrey

All that counts in life is intention.

Andrea Bocelli

Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Appreicate your friends. Continue to learn. Do what you love. Live as this is all there is.

Mary Ann Radmacher

Half of the results of a good intentions are evil; half the results of an evil intention are good.

Mark Twain

The intention of never deceiving often exposes us to deception.

François de la Rochefoucauld

There is wickedness in the intention of wickedness, even though it be not perpetrated in the act.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

A purpose, an intention, a design, strikes everywhere even the careless, the most stupid thinker.

David Hume
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