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Waiting Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Waiting

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Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...
It's about learning to Dance in the Rain.
- Vivian Greene

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We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.
- Joseph Campbell PHOTO

We must let go of the life we have planned,
so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
- Joseph Campbell

The world is all gates, all opportunities,
strings of tension waiting to be struck.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Without zest, what is life?
Just waiting for death?
- Osho

The world is more malleable than you think
and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
- Bono

Spirit is always waiting to rush into us,
but we are too full of worldly things.
It is like trying to pour fine wine into a cup filled with mud -
the wine is waiting, but the mud must be removed first.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


 

If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm,
you'll never enjoy the sunshine.
- Morris West

Our creator is the same and never changes
despite the names given Him by people here
and in all parts of the world.
Even if we gave Him no name at all,
He would still be there, within us,
waiting to give us good on this earth.
- George Washington Carver

Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose
petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.
- Don Marquis

Might I perhaps win my wings?
I've been waiting for over 200 years now, sir,
and people ARE beginning to talk.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

Life is lived in the waiting.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The Internet is the most important single development
in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting.
- Dave Barry

The universe is full of magical things
patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
- Eden Phillpotts

Make a conscious choice to live
a serene and stress-free life.
Stress is always waiting just outside your door
like a vicious wild-dog.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you.
You have to go to them sometimes.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

I had a birthday one night on a farm we were shooting on.
I walked into the tent, and there were 150 people waiting for me,
all wearing masks of my face.
- Stephen Hopkins

When you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track
that has been there all the while waiting for you,
and the life you ought to be living is the one you are living.
When you can see that, you begin to meet people
who are in the field of your bliss,
and they open the doors to you.
I say, follow your bliss and don't be afraid,
and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be.
If you follow your bliss,
doors will open for you that wouldn't have opened for anyone else.
- Joseph Campbell

Stress is always waiting
just outside your door
like a vicious wild-dog.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I think it is important that you care about the characters,
and you are not just waiting for the next action sequence
but have a vested interested in what happens to them.
- Shawn Ashmore

People watch me, waiting for me to slip up,
so my privacy has gone - but that's a price you pay.
- Samantha Mumba

By-and-large, these are families that are just waiting to get out of here.
They are frustrated; I would be, too.
I get frustrated at the cash register counter when the paper runs out.
- Russel Honore

Miller didn't write Death of a Salesman.
He released it.
It was there inside him, waiting to be turned loose.
That's the measure of its merit.
- Elia Kazan

A young man without ambition is an old man waiting to be.
- Steven Brust

If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought
this fame for which I'm still waiting,
it's all been to seduce women basically.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

I believe in love, but I don't sit around waiting for it.
I buy houses.
- Renee Zellweger

There is no magic person out there, no perfect human
being out there waiting for you.
- Helen Reddy

It is strange that the years teach us patience;
that the shorter our time,
the greater our capacity for waiting.
- Elizabeth Taylor

I get really restless when I haven't worked for a day and a half.
I have a recurring dream that people are lined up next to my bed,
waiting for autographs and taking pictures of me!
- Taylor Swift

Amin managed to invite both the US and Soviet ambassadors
to his palace at the very same time and then deliberately
kept them together in his waiting room.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

Old myths, old gods, old heroes have never died.
They are only sleeping at the bottom of our mind,
waiting for our call.
We have need for them.
They represent the wisdom of our race.
- Stanley Kunitz

On those, I've said it before, I work free.
It's the waiting they pay me for.
- Hector Elizondo

A lot of people are waiting for Martin Luther King
or Mahatma Gandhi to come back -
but they are gone.
We are it.
It is up to us.
It is up to you.
- Marian Wright Edelman

The inconvenience, the glaring lights,
the long hours of waiting, and the repetition of every
scene are all calculated to defeat anything more than
a real mastery of love technique.
- Ivor Novello

What is important is not what someone is but what he is waiting for.
Not the events of life but its possibilities.
- Dorothee Solle

Men who have reached and passed forty-five,
have a look as if waiting for the secret of the other world,
and as if they were perfectly sure of having found out the secret of this.
- Golda Meir

I was taught to think the next week or month or year
will only get better than it is today.
So I just keep waiting to see hoe great it will get!
- Stevie Ray Vaughan

Spending waiting moments doing crossword puzzles or
reading a book you brought yourself.
- Marilyn vos Savant

There are no true friends in politics.
We are all sharks circling, and waiting,
for traces of blood to appear in the water.
- Alan Clark

I don't want to spend the rest of my life in politics.
When I'm finished with my term as governor,
I'm going back to the life that's waiting for me in the private sector.
- Jesse Ventura

I've been waiting for that bright sunshine to show
up and shine in my back door someday.
- Luther Allison

Waiting, waiting, waiting.
All my life, I've been waiting for my life to begin,
as if somehow my life was ahead of me,
and that someday I would arrive at it.
- Camryn Manheim

I am waiting for them to prove that God is really American.
- Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Waiting is the great vocation of the dispossessed.
- Mary Gordon

But when it really happens I'm very fascinated,
I'm waiting for the moment, because the moment where
life abandons you and death steps in,
that moment must be fantastic, no?
- Nastassja Kinski

My observation is that women are merely waiting for
their husbands to assume leadership.
- James Dobson

Perhaps there is no agony worse than the tedium I experienced
waiting for Something to Happen.
- Lance Loud

The gun lobby finds waiting periods inconvenient.
You have only to ask my husband how inconvenient he
finds his wheelchair from time to time.
- Sarah Brady

So I plan to prepare thoroughly and have several outfits
waiting in the wings in case of inclement weather.
- Lisa Guerrero

We are still waiting for the president to introduce a concrete plan.
He has just hinted at what he is thinking about doing,
but no one has seen a proposal.
- Grace Napolitano

Gotham Games called me, and I could not be more thrilled.
I've been waiting to be in a video game forever,
so when they called there was no hesitation.
- Cindy Margolis

I was so naive I didn't even know about agents.
I telephoned the William Morris agency and asked to speak to Mr. Morris.
I expected Bill Morris to be waiting for my call.
- Kirstie Alley

Every year we celebrate the holy season of Advent,
O God.
Every year we pray those beautiful prayers of longing and waiting,
and sing those lovely songs of hope and promise.
- Karl Rahner

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong.
No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness
has always got there first,
and is waiting for it.
- Terry Pratchett

A man sits in his car at the traffic lights,
waiting for them to go green.
- Michael Frayn

I was really nervous, intimidated by the whole thing-all
the people and all the buzzing,
and all the sitting around waiting.
I felt really small in this huge place.
- Kate Moss

Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask.
Everything you want also wants you.
But you have to take action to get it.
- Jules Renard

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious,
too greedy, or too impatient.
One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach -
waiting for a gift from the sea.
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Maturity includes the recognition that no one is going
to see anything in us that we don't see in ourselves.
Stop waiting for a producer.
Produce yourself.
- Marianne Williamson

Rather than waiting to restore fiscal responsibility
after we pass legislation,
we must work to ensure we remain committed to it as we draft legislation.
- Gary Miller

Resentment is like taking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
- Malachy McCourt

Opportunity ideas do not lie around waiting to be discovered.
Such ideas need to be produced.
- Edward de Bono

Her face betokened all things dear and good,
The light of somewhat yet to come was there Asleep,
and waiting for the opening day, When childish thoughts,
like flowers would drift away.
- Jean Ingelow

It's odd how people waiting for you stand out far less
clearly than people you are waiting for.
- Jean Giraudoux

I love going to the set every day, because Noah Wylie will be there waiting.
- Sherry Stringfield

I know firsthand how agonizing waiting can be.
- Joe Manchin

Waiting for the end, boys, waiting for the end.
- William Empson

The trick is to make sure you don't die waiting for prosperity to come.
- Lee Iacocca

No matter how great you are, the next great one is
already sitting there waiting to take your place.
- Joe Theismann

All the grand work was laid for people who came after me.
The Supreme Court decided not to give it to me,
so they gave it to two white guys.
I think that's what they were waiting for.
- Curt Flood

I'm waiting for them to make 'Thundercats'.
I would love to be Cheetara.
- Rachel McAdams


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