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Receiving Quotes

I hope you find value in these encouraging quotes about Receiving.

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Grace isn't just a little prayer
you say before receiving a meal.
It's a way to live.
- Jackie Windspear

I am open to receiving the generous gifts of Spirit.
I hold no expectations or demands on the form, the timing,
or the color of the wrapping on the bountiful gifts of Spirit
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

In many ways, it is easier to be a good giver than a good receiver.
The giver chooses the gift and the timing.
More important, societal and religious traditions
tend to elevate the status of giver and lower the status of receiver.
When the Bible (Acts 20:32-35) speaks of it being
more blessed to give than to receive,
I believe that a better translation might be
"take" rather than "receive," as the context
of that passage is "coveting."
Certainly there is nothing blessed about coveting,
stealing, begging, or demanding,
however the skill of graciously receiving a freely offered gift
is another matter entirely.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving,
of life.
- George MacDonald

Every day is Christmas when you are open to receiving love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Giving opens the way for receiving.
- Florence Scovel Shinn

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The deepest experience of the creator is feminine,
for it is experience of receiving and bearing.
- Rainer Maria Rilke

Nothing is more pleasing and engaging than the sense
of having conferred benefits.
Not even the gratification of receiving them.
- Ellis Peters

Pure love is a willingness to give without a thought
of receiving anything in return.
- Peace Pilgrim

I appreciate the fact, and am proud of it,
that the attentions I am receiving are intended more
for our country than for me personally.
- Ulysses S. Grant

I feel that my ear candy is a little different from
the ear candy most people are receiving right now.
- Bubba Sparxxx

Asking is the beginning of receiving.
Make sure you don't go to the ocean with a teaspoon.
At least take a bucket so the kids won't laugh at you.
- Jim Rohn

Sword fighting in film is not about how good the fighter is,
but how good the actor receiving the blows is.
- Takeshi Kitano

The married state, with and without the affection suitable to it,
is the completest image of heaven and hell we are capable
of receiving in this life.
- Richard Steele

I'm very manipulative towards directors.
My theory is that everyone on the set is directing the film,
we're all receiving art messages from the universe
on how we should do the film.
- Jeff Bridges

It is my mission to ensure that HIV-positive children
and children with AIDS are no longer overlooked and
that they begin receiving the treatment and care they deserve.
- Mike DeWine

Because I've been on the receiving end of infidelity,
I know how much it hurts.
- Rachel Hunter

I think making mistakes is as inevitable as receiving disappointments.
- Loretta Young

The process of receiving information for me is seeing,
hearing, and feeling their energy in my frame of reference.
That doesn't mean I see the individual,
unfortunately.
- John Edward

A publisher should always be on the receiving end.
He should take an interest in almost any subject and remain anonymous,
letting the author take center stage.
- Cass Canfield

We must safely secure our border by investing in more
law enforcement and technology,
and receiving cooperation from the Mexican government.
- Timothy Murphy

There cannot live a more unhappy creature than an ill-natured old man,
who is neither capable of receiving pleasures,
nor sensible of conferring them on others.
- William Temple

Just as women are afraid of receiving,
men are afraid of giving.
- John Gray

After the writer's death, reading his journal is like receiving a long letter.
- Jean Cocteau

My wife, my family, my friends - they've all taught
me things about love and what that emotion really means.
In a nutshell, loving someone is about giving,
not receiving.
- Nicholas Sparks

Saving faith is an immediate relation to Christ,
accepting, receiving, resting upon Him alone,
for justification, sanctification, and eternal life
by virtue of God's grace.
- Charles Spurgeon

The press Yazoo were receiving were focused on the voice,
This obviously was about trends.
- Alison Moyet

When you truly give up trying to be whole through others,
you end up receiving what you always wanted from others.
- Shakti Gawain

Violence is black children going to school for 12 years
and receiving 6 years' worth of education.
- Julian Bond

Jim and I are still receiving surgical attention,
and will be the remainder of our lives.
- Cole Younger

Today there are about 40 million retirees receiving benefits;
by the time all the baby boomers have retired,
there will be more than 72 million retirees drawing
Social Security benefits.
- Tony Snow

Mental communication without verbalization...
all space is made up of waves and we are constantly
sending and receiving messages from our brain.
- Tina Louise

We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a
platoon of privates out of the receiving barracks the
week before we even graduated the platoon that we were on!
- R. Lee Ermey

I love receiving fan mail.
- Lara Flynn Boyle

If you stick around long enough, people start referring to you as a survivor.
Suddenly I found myself on the receiving end of several prestigious awards.
- Martha Reeves

Hearing the word is the devout receiving of the will of God.
- William Ames

Genius at first is little more than a great capacity
for receiving discipline.
- George Eliot

American soldiers had to guard prisoners on the inside
while receiving mortar and weapons fire from the outside.
Guantanamo is distant from any battlefield,
making it far more secure.
- John Yoo

It is important that gang members are aware that if
they engage in aggravated assault,
maiming, kidnapping, or manslaughter that they will
receiving a minimum sentence of 30 years.
- Albert Wynn

There is no Pleasure like that of receiving Praise from the Praiseworthy.
- Richard Steele

All too many young people are receiving mixed messages
and inaccurate information about drugs.
- John Walters

I am the same person I was before receiving the Nobel Prize.
I work with the same regularity, I have not modified my habits,
I have the same friends.
- Jose Saramago

Listening is more important than anything else because that's what music is.
Somebody is playing something and you're receiving it.
It is sending and receiving.
- Carla Bley

I gave it all that I had, and it's gratifying that
others seem to be receiving it so well.
- Debbie Reynolds

Giving is better than receiving because giving starts the receiving process.
- Jim Rohn

No man lives without jostling and being jostled;
in all ways he has to elbow himself through the world,
giving and receiving offence.
- Thomas Carlyle

I tread in the footsteps of illustrious men...
in receiving from the people the sacred trust confided
to my illustrious predecessor.
- Martin Van Buren

We were in Little Rock.
We were assessing a very important issue.
In the midst of our discussions, we were receiving
urgent inquiries from The Washington Post asking about interviews.
- Kenneth Starr

Some had the custom of receiving the Eucharist daily,
some twice a week, some on the Lord's day,
Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, some only on the Lord's Day.
- Martin Chemnitz

There was no welfare state, and people had to rely mainly on the Poor Law -
that was all the state provided.
It was very degrading, very humiliating.
And there was a means test for receiving poor relief.
- Barbara Castle

I've received a lot of positive feedback from both
the secular and Christian markets.
People seem to be receiving it with open arms and hearts,
and are interested in the stories I want to share about
my relationship with God and my faith.
- Brian Littrell

I think then, when we started receiving the first of the user feedback,
feedback from people that I had not specifically told about it,
but had spread from friend to friend and then they were giving us feedback.
- Shawn Fanning

The relation between a poet and audience is really insignificant.
What matters is the poet is hearing something that he is broadcasting.
And whether there is anybody with a receiver isn't the reason he does it.
He hopes there is somebody receiving it.
- Peter Davison

Women are systematically degraded by receiving the
trivial attentions which men think it manly to pay to the sex,
when, in fact, men are insultingly supporting their own superiority.
- Mary Wollstonecraft

Ava Gardner was the most beautiful woman in the world,
and it's wonderful that she didn't cut up her face.
She addressed aging by picking up her chin and receiving
the light in a better way.
And she looked like a woman.
She never tried to look like a girl.
- Sharon Stone

Most of us would never consider getting our car repaired
without first receiving an estimate of the charges,
but this is exactly what we do when we need to go to
a hospital for treatment.
- Dan Lipinski

You are going in one second the length of a football field.
That means you brain is receiving information from
your body what the car is doing physically,
bumping, balance, performance.
- Emerson Fittipaldi

If a lobbyist sets up shop, or a lawyer,
in which they're receiving income through what is something
like a tax loophole so that it's not counting as corporate income,
that is what this is counting as a small business.
- Austan Goolsbee

Increasing inequality in income distribution in this
country has broader policy implications,
and there is also the growing problem of perverse incentives
that result from executives receiving grossly disproportionate
compensation based on decisions they themselves take.
- Barney Frank

Lots of people who complained about us receiving the
MBE received theirs for heroism in the war -
for killing people.
We received ours for entertaining other people.
I'd say we deserve ours more.
- Joseph Heller

In a way, I have to have a dictatorship.
I can't be told that I'm wrong.
That conflicts with what I was saying earlier about listening.
It isn't to do with receiving criticism and responding to other views,
it's who has that last decision.
- Trevor Nunn

I love giving gifts and I love receiving them.
I really like giving little kids extravagant gifts.
You see their little faces light up and they get excited.
If it's a really good gift, I love receiving it,
like jewels, small islands.
- Gina Gershon

Upon receiving my notification of acceptance to the university,
my parents noticed that they were obliged to submit to the university,
among other things, a copy of my official family register.
After much mental anguish, they decided to inform me
of the secret of my birth.
- Koichi Tanaka

The nation's government has just handed me the bill
that grants us our civil rights.
I am receiving it before you, certain that I am accepting
this on behalf of all Argentinean women,
and I can feel my hands tremble with joy as they grasp
the laurel proclaiming victory.
- Evita Peron

It was very early, and we were still like beta or alpha stage,
and so we started receiving a ton of download.
The server became overloaded, and that's when I realized
that this had a huge market.
- Shawn Fanning

We are well aware from which countries and through
which countries the terrorists are receiving support.
In the immediate future I shall be calling upon the
leaders of these states to put a stop to this kind of activity.
- Boris Yeltsin

I entered the Physics Department in 1950,
receiving a Master's degree in 1953 and a Ph.D.
in 1956.
It is difficult to convey the sense of excitement that
pervaded the Department at that time.
- Jerome Isaac Friedman

When you start thinking about taking pictures,
sending an e-mail, receiving an e-mail,
speaking into your phone and have it transcript voice
into text and then sent as an e-mail,
it's mind-boggling.
- Steve Largent

On receiving from the people the sacred trust twice
confided on my illustrious predecessor,
and which he has discharged so faithfully and so well,
I know that I can not expect to perform the arduous
task with equal ability and success.
- Martin Van Buren

If people around the world knew how well people at
Guantanamo Bay are treating prisoners,
they would not fall prey to the accusations that some
in our Chamber are making.
They are all receiving judicial review.
- Robin Hayes


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