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Quotes about Being Confused

Let these quotes about being confused help you to accept that it is completely normal to feel confused. We don't always have all the answers, and sometimes we react by feeling confused. Life really is a mystery - live it joyfully.

When you finally accept that it's OK not to have answers
and it's OK not to be perfect,
you realize that feeling confused is a normal part
of what it is to be a human being.
- Winona Ryder

Your intellect may be confused,
but your emotions will never lie to you.
- Roger Ebert

To say "too busy" is merely
to say "confused priorities."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

The trouble with life isn't that there is no answer,
it's that there are so many answers.
- Ruth Benedict

As long as one keeps searching, the answers come.
- Joan Baez

Say NO to the demands of the world.
Say YES to the longings of your own heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
- Tony Robbins

The only thing that makes life possible
is permanent, intolerable uncertainty;
not knowing what comes next.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

If we have no peace,
it is because we have forgotten
that we belong to each other.
- Mother Teresa


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There are no right answers to wrong questions.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

When you keep getting the wrong answers,
try asking better questions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No greater thing is created suddenly,
any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig.
If you tell me that you desire a fig,
I answer you that there must be time.
Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.
- Epictetus

I have never been lost,
but I will admit to being confused for several weeks.
- Daniel Boone

I used to be indecisive but now I am not quite sure.
- Tommy Cooper

Many men go fishing all of their lives
without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
- Henry David Thoreau

There is so much we can never know.
Breathe deeply and relax into the not-knowing.
There is much that we do not have to know
in order to live joyfully.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If I look confused it is because I am thinking.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Anyone who isn't confused,
really doesn't understand the situation.
- Edward R. Murrow

I'm not confused. I'm just well mixed.
- Robert Frost

If you are sure you understand everything that is going on,
you are hopelessly confused.
- Walter F. Mondale

One of the surest ways to cause
yourself great suffering
is to insist upon being right -
to demand that all others view life
exactly as you view it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can't pay enough money to...
cure that feeling of being broken and confused.
- Winona Ryder

Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing.
- Warren Buffett

Today, if you are not confused, you are not thinking clearly.
- Irene Peter

If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.
- Tom Peters

The life of inner peace,
being harmonious and without stress,
is the easiest type of existence.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Life is without meaning.
You bring the meaning to it.
The meaning of life is
whatever you ascribe it to be.
Being alive is the meaning.
- Joseph Campbell

May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.
- George Carlin

Actually, I don't really like being confused with my image.
- Eva Herzigova

Stay hopeless and confused. Keep polishing those skills.
- the movie When a Man Loves a Woman (1994)

If (s)he's an apple and you're an orange,
celebrate your differences -
make a great fruit salad.
Love isn't about being the same -
it's about being sweet with each other.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

May your spirit soar throughout the vast cathedral of your being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When the vast cathedral of our being
becomes a sanctuary for all creation,
we become the face of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We all live with the objective of being happy;
our lives are all different and yet the same.
- Anne Frank

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

Each of us dwells in a cathedral of our own BEing
that is created vast enough to encompass Unity with all creation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Face the facts of being what you are,
for that is what changes what you are.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway.
- John Wayne

Be - don't try to become.
Being is enlightenment, becoming is ignorance.
- Osho

The greatest discovery of any generation
is that a human being
can alter his life by
altering his attitude
- William James

Nothing big ever came from being small.
- William J. Clinton

At the center of your being you have the answer;
you know who you are and you know what you want.
- Lao Tzu

Believe in yourself, and trust your own wisdom
rather than being swayed by the opinions of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Courage is the art of being the only one
who knows you're scared to death.
- Earl Wilson

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

There is sanctuary in being alone with nature.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When I'm trusting and being myself...
everything in my life reflects this
by falling into place easily, often miraculously.
- Shakti Gawain

The talent for being happy is appreciating and liking what you have,
instead of what you don't have.
- Woody Allen

I am an optimist.
It does not seem too much use being anything else.
- Winston Churchill

The key to success, and to happiness,
is being fully engaged in life -
leading yourself with inspiration and committed action -
setting your own fine and honorable example.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are never given a wish without also
being given the power to make it true.
You may have to work for it, however.
- Richard Bach

If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.
- Joseph Campbell

We deem those happy, who from the experience of life
have learnt to bear its ills without being overcome by them.
- Carl Jung

Far from idleness being the root of all evil,
it is rather the only true good.
- Soren Kierkegaard

I actually enjoy being out of my depth - I thrive on it.
- Bono

When friends stop being frank and useful to each other,
the whole world loses some of its radiance.
- Anatole Broyard

Any human being who is becoming independent of conditionings,
of religions, scriptures, prophets and messiahs, has arrived home.
He has found the treasure which was hidden in his own being.
- Osho

Even the rich are hungry for love,
for being cared for, for being wanted,
for having someone to call their own.
- Mother Teresa

Being divorced is like being hit by a Mack truck.
If you live through it, you start looking
very carefully to the right and to the left.
- Jean Kerr

An idea that is not dangerous is
unworthy of being called an idea at all.
- Oscar Wilde

Today is my day to honor my being,
release each and every struggle,
gather strength from life's storms,
relax into the arms of spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Interdependence is and ought to be
as much the ideal of man as self-sufficiency.
Man is a social being.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Who, being loved, is poor?
- Oscar Wilde

Understand the difference between "failing,"
which each of us does often,
and "being a failure,"
which is a state of mind no one should
ever allow themself to fall into.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody,
I think that is a much greater hunger,
a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
- Mother Teresa

Be a Human BEing Rather Than a Human DOing.
- Anonymous

If being good isn't working - try being outrageous.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

It is never good dwelling on good-byes ...
it is not the being together that it prolongs, it is the parting.
- Elizabeth Bibesco

Confidence comes not from always being right
but from not fearing to be wrong.
- Peter T. Mcintyre

In true friendship, one can express
anything and everything without feeling ashamed
or afraid of being rejected.
- Aparna Chatterjee

The essence of being human is that one
does not seek perfection.
- George Orwell

We are addicted to being the way we are
- don Miguel Ruiz

I have also seen children successfully
surmounting the effects of an evil inheritance.
That is due to purity being an inherent attribute of the soul.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The being of our mothers is forever branded onto our own being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

May your mind whirl joyful cartwheels of creativity.
May your heart sing sweet lullabies of timelessness.
May your essence be the nectar of the open blossom of your joy.
May your spirit soar throughout the vast cathedral of your being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To love someone deeply gives you strength.
Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.
- Lao Tzu

The movie character Forrest Gump describing life
as being "like a box of chocolates,"
is such a positive upbeat way of
characterizing the uncertainty of life.
I have no idea what life will give me next,
but whatever it is, it will be sweet.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The truth is a snare:
you cannot have it, without being caught.
You cannot have the truth
in such a way that you catch it,
but only in such a way that it catches you.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being
to those who are on the road with you,
and accept as something precious
what comes back to you from them.
- Albert Schweitzer

Eternity:
I am drawn to the wild edge of the ocean of my being
My curiosity unbound, I test the limits
of the limitless and the boundaries of the timeless.
I walk the path - the way - the way of ways -
to the end which is not an end.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity,
but in being uninteresting.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is being stupid together.
- Paul Valery

Being a role model is the most powerful form of educating.
Youngsters need good models more than they need critics.
It's one of a parent's greatest responsibilities and opportunities.
- John Wooden

The most terrible poverty is loneliness
and the feeling of being unloved.
- Mother Teresa

Health is the greatest possession.
Contentment is the greatest treasure.
Confidence is the greatest friend.
Non-being is the greatest joy.
- Lao Tzu

For the very first time the young are
seeing history being made
before it is censored by their elders.
- Margaret Mead

I look only to the good qualities of men.
Not being faultless myself,
I won't presume to probe into the faults of others.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

What I recognized is that you can't put it together.
It's already together, and what you have to do
is experience it being together.
- Werner Erhard

Have a Vision, a Dream.
Believe in that Vision.
Live that Vision with every fiber of your being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One of the advantages of being disorganized is that
one is always having surprising discoveries.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Being angry harms your physical,
emotional, and spiritual well-being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To live a creative life
we must lose our fear of being wrong.
- Joseph Chilton Pearce


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