Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.
Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions.
There's an important difference between giving up and letting go.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights.
Forgiveness means letting go of the past.
Diplomacy - The art of letting other people achieve your ends
As a leader... I have always endeavored to listen to what each and every person in a discussion had to say before venturing my own opinion. Oftentimes, my own opinion will simply represent a con-sensus of what I heard in the discussion. I always remember the axiom: a leader is like a shepherd. He stays behind the flock, letting the most nimble go out ahead, whereupon the others follow, not realizing that all along they are being directed from behind.
Faith means living with uncertainty - feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark
Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.
Forgiveness and letting go are steps on our road back to happiness.
If growing up is the process of creating ideas and dreams about what life should be, then maturity is letting go again.
I believe we can proactively choose to believe whatever we want instead of merely letting our beliefs coalesce as reactions to events.
When I go into my garden with a spade, and dig a bed, I feel such an exhilaration and health that I discover that I have been defrauding myself all this time in letting others do for me what I should have done with my own hands.
By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.
Hanging onto resentment is letting someone you despise live rent-free in your head.
Loving someone is setting them free, letting them go.
The harder you fight to hold on to specific assumptions, the more likely there's gold in letting go of them.
Knowledge is learning something every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.
We need in love to practice only this: letting each other go. For holding on comes easily--we do not need to learn it.
Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water
Our blunders mostly come from letting our wishes interpret our duties
Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is.