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Ayumi Hamasaki Quotes and Sayings

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I understand it's my role to realize people's dreams.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

In the beginning, I was searching for myself in my music.
My music was for me.
I didn't have the mental room to be conscious of the listener;
I wrote to save myself.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I don't have dreams.
How can I say it? I myself am a dream.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I always like whatever I did most recently.
It's the closest to who I am at the moment.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

 

It sounds odd coming from me, but I realize what I
say and how I look has a great impact.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I have trouble voicing my thoughts...
I can't communicate very well that way.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I don't think you should meet the people you most admire.
I don't want reality to interfere with my image.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

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The way I work, typically, I do everything at the very last minute.
Even if I was given two months, I'd do it in the last three days.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I read and watch movies.
I can't go to the movie theater much anymore,
though, because I get recognized.
It's worse sometimes if I wear a costume and try not to get recognized.
I watch most of my films on airplanes.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

It's hard to decide how to match words to music.
It's not like it's twice the work.
It's always difficult for me to explain to the composer what I'm looking for.
I'm not a professional; I lack even basic knowledge about writing music.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I don't set goals.
Like, that's what I want to be doing however many years from now.
I do what I love to do at the moment.
If I wake up tomorrow and decide I want to dance,
that's what I'd do.
Or design clothes.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

I'd heard a lot of Asian people were rooting for me,
but I had no idea.
I was stunned.
They were...
impassioned, especially compared to Japan.
I couldn't even have anticipated that kind of welcome.
- Ayumi Hamasaki

Seek first to understand,
then to be understood.
- Stephen Covey PHOTO

You never really understand a person
until you consider things from his point of view.
- Harper Lee

You do ill if you praise, but worse
if you censure, what you do not understand.
- Leonardo da Vinci

We should not pretend to understand the world
only by the intellect.
The judgment of the intellect
is only part of the truth.
- Carl Jung

We really have to understand the person we want to love.
If our love is only a will to possess, it is not love.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

We shall see but a little way if
we require to understand what we see.
- Henry David Thoreau

To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.
- Jose Ortega Y Gasset

People understand me so poorly that they don't even understand
my complaint about them not understanding me.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Mystery creates wonder, and wonder is the basis
of man's desire to understand.
- Neil Armstrong

We are all different - and we are all one.
Take time to understand, and to appreciate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You remember lesson about balance?
Lesson not just karate only. Lesson for whole life.
Whole life have a balance. Everything be better. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

If you understand, things are just as they are;
if you do not understand, things are just as they are.
- Zen Proverb

Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers,
who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt
to offer a solution everybody can understand.
- Colin Powell

Let's have faith that right makes might;
and in that faith let us, to the end,
dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln

To realize that you do not understand is a virtue;
Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.
- Lao Tzu

I hear and I forget.
I see and I remember.
I do and I understand.
- Chinese proverb

The world is incomprehensible.
We won't ever understand it;
we won't ever unravel its secrets.
Thus we must treat the world as it is:
a sheer mystery.
- Carlos Castaneda

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.
Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
- Marie Curie

True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize
how little we understand about life,
ourselves, and the world around us.
- Socrates

If you begin to understand what you are
without trying to change it,
then what you are undergoes a transformation.
- J. Krishnamurti

I can't understand why people
are frightened by new ideas.
I'm frightened of old ones.
- John Cage

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship
is to understand and to be understood.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Every decision you make - every decision -
is not a decision about what to do.
It's a decision about Who You Are.
When you see this, when you understand it, everything changes.
You begin to see life in a new way.
All events, occurrences, and situations
turn into opportunities to do what you came here to do.
- Neale Donald Walsch

Better learn balance. Balance is key.
Balance good, karate good. Everything good.
Balance bad, better pack up, go home. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

It is necessary for us to understand that
the only Active Principle is Spirit.
- Ernest Holmes

O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek
to be consoled as to console;
to be understood as to understand;
to be loved as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.
- St. Francis of Assisi

We have to stop and be humble enough to understand
that there is something called mystery.
- Paulo Coelho

If one does not understand a person,
one tends to regard him as a fool.
- Carl Jung

Understand that the right to
choose your own path
is a sacred privilege.
Use it.
Dwell in possibility.
- Oprah Winfrey

Imagination is more important than knowledge.
For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand,
while imagination embraces the entire world,
and all there ever will be to know and understand.
- Albert Einstein

I used to tell my husband that,
if he could make me "understand" something,
it would be clear to all the other people in the country.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Not until we are lost
do we begin to understand ourselves.
- Henry David Thoreau

To love. To be loved. To never forget your own insignificance. To never get used to the unspeakable violence and the vulgar disparity of life around you. To seek joy in the saddest places. To pursue beauty to its lair. To never simplify what is complicated or complicate what is simple. To respect strength, never power. Above all, to watch. To try to understand. To never look away. And never, never, to forget.
- Arundhati Roy

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy,
if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you,
if the simple things in nature have a message you understand,
Rejoice, for your soul is alive.
- Eleanora Duse

As long as any adult thinks that he,
like the parents and teachers of old,
can become introspective,
invoking his own youth to understand
the youth before him,
he is lost.
- Margaret Mead

Walk on road, hmmm?
Walk left side, safe. Walk right side, safe.
Walk middle, sooner or later get squish just like grape.
Here, karate, same thing.
Either you karate do "yes" or karate do "no."
You karate do "guess so," squish just like grape. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Taoists understand that both the mind and the body
are mere tools of the Spirit,
and that intention creates physical reality.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Be avid.
Create apart from perfection.
Risk failure.
Cover your words with sweat.
Run a little
Touch excruciatingly.
Laugh until you cry.
Dance with your eyes closed.
Care.
Understand you die a little in every moment.
Be Enlivened
- Mary Anne Radmacher

God is not what you imagine
or what you think you understand.
If you understand you have failed.
- Saint Augustine

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

We should not pretend to understand
the world only by the intellect;
we apprehend it just as much by feeling.
Therefore, the judgment of the intellect is,
at best, only the half of truth, and must, if it be honest,
also come to an understanding of its inadequacy.
- Carl Jung

Thoughtful people seldom share exactly the same opinion -
the same point-of-view.
The wise ones understand that they know nothing -
for virtually none of our experience is truly factual -
and they graciously honor all other opinions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is only when we truly know and understand
that we have a limited time on earth
and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up
that we will begin to live each day to the fullest,
as if it were the only one we had.
- Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

I am so clever that sometimes I don't
understand a single word of what I am saying.
- Oscar Wilde

The most difficult phase of life
is not when no one understands you,
it is when you don't understand yourself.
- Anonymous

Once you have mastered time,
you will understand how true it is that
most people overestimate what
they can accomplish in a year -
and underestimate what
they can achieve in a decade!
- Tony Robbins

Conversations with God are very different
from the usual nature of prayer.
Prayers are commonly only in one direction -
the one praying speaks and hopes God is listening.
Prayers also tend to focus on asking
for specific things or outcomes one wants,
rather than seeking to better understand the mind of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Look deep into nature, and then
you will understand everything better.
- Albert Einstein

I choose to adapt to the circumstances in which I find myself.
I choose to be flexible in my dealings with those around me.
I understand that my way is not the only way -
that inner peace comes from respecting the ways of others,
and that, if I am open, I may gain great insights and happiness
from the ideas and traditions of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Not all is doom and gloom.
We are beginning to understand the natural world and
are gaining a reverence for life -
all life.
- Roger Tory Peterson

The effort to understand the universe is one
of the very few things that lifts human life
a little above the level of farce,
and gives it some of the grace of tragedy.
- Steven Weinberg

A poem can have an impact, but you can't expect an
audience to understand all the nuances.
- Douglas Dunn

I believe in the compelling power of love.
I do not understand it.
I believe it to be the most fragrant blossom of all this thorny existence.
- Theodore Dreiser

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience.
Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
- Hal Borland

It ain't those parts of the Bible
that I can't understand that bother me,
it is the parts that I do understand.
- Mark Twain

Just because I don't care,
doesn't mean I don't understand.
- Matt Groening's TV series The Simpsons.

Some people will never learn anything,
for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
- Alexander Pope

The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax.
- Albert Einstein

As I understand it, sport is hard work for which you do not get paid.
- Irvin S. Cobb


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