Relaxation means releasing all concern and tension and letting the natural order of life flow through one's being
Most people have a harder time letting themselves love than finding someone to love them.
A leader is like a shepherd...staying 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.
The past is for learning from and letting go. You can't revisit it. It vanishes.
Letting go doesn't mean giving up... it means moving on. It is one of the hardest things a person can do. Starting at birth, we grasp on to anything we can get our hands on, and hold on as if we will cease to exist when we let go. We feel that letting go is giving up, quitting, and that as we all know is cowardly. But as we grow older we are forced to change our way of thinking. We are forced to realize that letting go means accepting things that cannot be. It means maturing and moving on, no matter how hard you have to fight yourself to do so."
People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.
The designated hitter rule is like letting someone else take Wilt Chamberlain's free throws
The secret of love is seeking variety in your life together, and never letting routine chords dull the melody of your romance.
Worry is like racing the engine of an automobile without letting in the clutch.
Creativity can be described as letting go of certainties
Think about any attachments that are depleting your emotional reserves. Consider letting them go.
You have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by. Yes, but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.
"Be wild; that is how to clear the river. The river does not flow in polluted, we manage that. The river does not dry up, we block it. If we want to allow it its freedom, we have to allow our ideational lives to be let loose, to stream, letting anything come, initially censoring nothing. That is creative life. It is made up of divine paradox. To create one must be willing to be stone stupid, to sit upon a throne on top of a jackass and spill rubies from oneís mouth. Then the river will flow, then we can stand in the stream of it raining down."
Education must have two foundations --morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.
A baby is born into this world in a state of fear. Total paranoia and awareness. He sees the world with eyes not used yet. As he grows up, his parents lay all this stuff on him. They tell him, when they should be letting him tell them. Let the children lead you.
Some think it's holding on that makes one strong; sometimes it's letting go.
Healing may not be so much about getting better, as about letting go of everything that isn't you - all of the expectations, all of the beliefs - and becoming who you are.
The American people need to know the truth. The American people need to see the truth. In a democracy, letting the people know the truth is the essence of what it means to be free.
Abundance is a process of letting go; that which is empty can receive.
To be honest, I've been rethinking things lately. I mean, I'm still a Christian, but I'm definitely transitioning.
Really? Is your mom letting you do hormones? Mine won't.
Thare iz a grate deal ov charity in this world so koldly rendered that it fairly hurts, it iz like lifting a drowning man out ov the water bi the hair ov the hed, and then letting him drop on the ground.
Having a clear faith, based on the creed of the church, is often labeled today as a fundamentalism. ... Whereas relativism, which is letting oneself be tossed and 'swept along by every wind of teaching,' looks like the only attitude acceptable to today's standards.
Hold on, baby you're losing it
The water's high, you're jumping into it
And letting go...and no one knows
That you cry, but you don't tell anyone
That you might not be the golden one
And you're tied together with a smile
But you're coming undone
There is a big difference you see between privately letting someone know that you're displeased, whether they've done something they may not be aware of, and just rudeness and you do not have to tolerate rudeness, by any means.