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We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.
We are all born as empty vessels which can be shaped by moral values.
I like the idea of the documentary as a portrait. There's not a chronological beginning, middle, and end structure. You build something in the editing room that's shaped by getting to know the person and digging deeper, unpeeling the layers of them as you get to know them.
Good intentions can often lead to unintended consequences. It is hard to imagine a law intended for the workforce known to Henry Ford can serve the needs of a workplace shaped by the innovations of Bill Gates.
A life is either all spiritual or not spiritual at all. No man can serve two masters. Your life is shaped by the end you live for. You are made in the image of what you desire.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Your outlook upon life, your estimate of yourself, your estimate of your value are largely colored by your environment. Your whole career will be modified, shaped, molded by your surroundings, by the character of the people with whom you come in contact every day.
Orison Swett Marden
It is not enough to understand, or to see clearly. The future will be shaped in the arena of human activity, by those willing to commit their minds and their bodies to the task.
My students often ask me, 'What is sociology?' And I tell them, 'It's the study of the way in which human beings are shaped by things that they don't see.'
You know, Nirvana used to start rehearsals with the three of us just jamming. For, like, a half an hour, just noise and freeform crap - and usually it was crap. But sometimes things would come from it, and some songs on Nevermind came from that, and 'Heart Shaped Box' and stuff on 'In Utero' just happened that way.
We are all shaped by where we grow up, though that shaping takes different forms. I don't think there's any doubt that coming of age in Winnipeg both opened my eyes and made me hungry - if I can subvert all claims to be a real writer by mixing metaphors like that.
Guy Gavriel Kay
We are either in the process of resisting God's truth or in the process of being shaped and molded by his truth.
If you are what you eat, then you are shaped by what you share as you eat.
In so many ways, segregation shaped me, and education liberated me.
It is important for all of us to appreciate where we come from and how that history has really shaped us in ways that we might not understand.
Men and women whose early youth was shaped in the ordeal of the Great Depression showed the values formed in that crucible when tyranny threatened a world.
Our cultural diversity has most certainly shaped our national character.
Societies have always been shaped more by the nature of the media by which men communicate than by the content of the communication.
Our culture is more shaped by the arts and humanities than it often is by politics.
The future which we hold in trust for our own children will be shaped by our fairness to other people's children.
Marian Wright Edelman
Few girls are as well shaped as a good horse.
The idea that children are passive repositories to be shaped by their parents has been massively overstated. A child's peer group is a far greater determinant of its development and achievements than parental aspiration.
We are continually shaped by the forces of coincidence.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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