These quotes on acceptance may open the doors of a new vision to you. Read on these famous and favorable quotations & sayings about the mentality of reception.

Acceptance Quotes

Acceptance is a great lesson in the book of life, no matter, how steep you are going on life. Mountains of difficulty and sorrow easily melt down in the breeze of acceptance and the only way to handle an arduous scene is letting it go. The infamous Chinese philosopher, Lao Tzu had stated once that the one who let everything go, win the whole world. The more you try to not to understand and accept, the more you suffer. Acceptance is the key point of change in culture, fashion and in values. The basic philosophy behind Judo martial arts is that to use the opponent's energy and momentum against himself, by accepting his punches in the first rounds. Read these quotes to see a few new episodes of life, that can really wise you up!

If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things at one and the same time, then I'm neurotic as hell. I'll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days.

- The Bell Jar , Sylvia Plath

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

- John D. Rockefeller

To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.

- John Dewey

I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.

- Drew Barrymore

I am a part of everything that I have read.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Evil requires the sanction of the victim.

- Ayn Rand

Hollywood always wanted me to be pretty, but I fought for realism.

- Bette Davis

The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he's dead.

- Bette Davis

Find out what you're afraid of and go live there.

- Chuck Palahniuk

I must confess, I was born at a very early age.

- Groucho Marx

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

- Bruce Lee

Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.

- Bruce Lee

I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

There is a joy in sorrow which none but a mourner can know.

- Jean Paul

When you make a world tolerable for yourself, you make a world tolerable for others.

- Victor Hugo

I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.

- Frida Kahlo

One we discover how to appreciate the timeless values in our daily experiences, we can enjoy the best things in life.

- Jerome K. Jerome

The call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation.

- Herman Hesse

In the steel industry the corporations generally have accepted collective bargaining and negotiated wage agreements with the Committee for Industrial Organization.

- John L. Lewis

All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.

- Marie Curie

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

- Maya Angelou

At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.

- I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings , Maya Angelou

I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.

- Michael Jordan

I realize that I'm black, but I like to be viewed as a person, and this is everybody's wish.

- Michael Jordan

I've never been afraid to fail.

- Michael Jordan

It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.

- Maya Angelou

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

- Michael Jordan

My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.

- Maya Angelou

Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.

- Tom Robbins

We're our own dragons as well as our own heroes, and we have to rescue ourselves from ourselves.

- Still Life with Woodpecker , Tom Robbins

There are always new, grander challenges to confront, and a true winner will embrace each one.

- Mia Hamm

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.

- The Wealth of Nations , Adam Smith

Poor David Hume is dying fast, but with more real cheerfulness and good humor and with more real resignation to the necessary course of things, than any whining Christian ever dyed with pretended resignation to the will of God.

- Adam Smith

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

- Napolean Hill

In a person who is open to experience each stimulus is freely relayed through the nervous system, without being distorted by any process of defensiveness.

- Carl Rogers

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.

- Carl Rogers

When I look at the world I'm pessimistic, but when I look at people I am optimistic.

- Carl Rogers

I'm bad and I'm going to hell, and I don't care. I'd rather be in hell than anywhere where you are.

- William Faulkner

Maybe the only thing worse than having to give gratitude constantly is having to accept it.

- William Faulkner

For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful, nay, essential, to see his good qualities before pronouncing on his bad.

- Thomas Carlyle

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