sincerity

A Quote by George Lewes on sincerity, strength, weakness, and insincerity

Insincerity is always weakness; sincerity even in error is strength.

George Lewes

Contributed by: Siona

A Quote by paramhansa yogananda on sincerity, human being, expression, and quality

Sincerity is a soul quality that God has given to every human being, but not all express it.

paramhansa yogananda

Source: Man's Eternal Quest, Pg 142

Contributed by: bajarbattu

A Quote by White Eagle on truth, sincerity, loving, and relationships

Be true and sincere and loving in your human relationships.

White Eagle

Source: The Quiet Mind

Contributed by: Taikunping

A Quote by Sol Luckman on sincerity, insincerity, communication, and intention

Not that we were being insincere. Or maybe I should say we were being sincere in our insincerity.

Sol Luckman

Source: Beginner's Luke: Book I of the Beginner's Luke Series, Pages: 199

Contributed by: Alyce

A Quote by Alan Watts on sincerity, nerve, and truth

Perhaps there is no other knowing than the mere competence of the act. If at the heart of one's being, there is no self to which one ought to be true, then sincerity is simply nerve; it lies in the unabashed vigor of the pretense.

But pretense is only pretense when it is assumed that the act is not true to the agent. Find the agent.

Alan Watts (1915 - 1973)

Source: Joyous Cosmology

Contributed by: stumblinguponmoksha

A Quote by Martha Nibley Beck on truth, lies, happy, forcing, think, heal, dreams, honesty, integrity, and sincerity

Forcing yourself to think happy lies doesn't heal your dreams. Getting to the truth does.

Martha Beck

Source: Finding Your Own North Star: Claiming the Life You Were Meant to Live, Pages: 300

Contributed by: Joy Bringer

A Quote by Krishna on achievement, anger, compassion, control, dedication, desires, destiny, determination, good, joy, learning, life, patience, pride, purity, sincerity, and spirituality

Be fearless and pure; never waver in your determination or your dedication to the spiritual life. Give freely. Be self-controlled, sincere, truthful, loving, and full of the desire to serve...Learn to be detached and to take joy in renunciation. Do not get angry or harm any living creature, but be compassionate and gentle; show good will to all. Cultivate vigor, patience, will, purity; avoid malice and pride. Then, you will achieve your destiny.

Krishna

Source: The Bhagavad Gita

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Anthony (Tony) Robbins on experience, fulfillment, joy, learning, life, power, and sincerity

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy: true fulfillment.

Tony Robbins (1960 -)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on action, conscience, failure, fate, guidance, history, honor, hope, life, memory, passion, past, play, sincerity, trying, and worth

History with its flickering lamp stumbles along the trail of the past, trying to reconstruct its scenes, to revive its echoes, and kindle with pale gleams the passion of former days. What is the worth of all this? The only guide to a man is his conscience; the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations; but with this shield, however the fate may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Tribute to Neville Chamberlain, House of Commons, November 1940

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Winnifred C. Jardine on prayer and sincerity

I know my prayers are being heard-and answered. And I can sing with sincerity: Sweet hour of prayer!

Winnifred C. Jardine

Contributed by: Zaady

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