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Mary Docter Quotes and Sayings

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I'm supposed to relax and concentrate on the image
of myself out there skating my race.
- Mary Docter

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 PHOTO

Life is not supposed to be fair.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Life is lived in the living.
Set aside convention, caution,
and arbitrary "rules" about how
life is supposed to be lived.
Choose! Explore! Adventure!
Live life to the fullest.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

 

There is a secret wisdom-of-the-ages
that holds the key to breaking
our cycle of self-imposed suffering.
The secret wisdom is,
"Life is not supposed to be fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Get over it - Life isn't Supposed to be fair.
You don't have the power to make life "fair,"
but you do have the power to make life joyful.
Get over yourself, and be of service to others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Each of us is burdened by an unlimited number of
expectations (demands) that we hold for the actions of others.
We "know" that there is a right way to do things,
and are often outraged when our expectations are not met.
Usually, we are unaware that we merely
have a strong opinion and point-of-view,
and are sure that we know how everything is supposed to be.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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It's YOUR time - it's YOUR life -
YOU get to choose how you use it. T
here is no way that your life is "supposed" to be.
Your parents had their vision for your life.
Your boss, your spouse, your church, your friends,
and even the family next door have their ideas
of how you should live your life.
What about YOUR vision for your life?
What do YOU want?
YES, it matters what you want.
YES you can have what you want.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is a secret wisdom-of-the-ages
that holds the key to breaking our
cycle of self-imposed suffering.
The secret wisdom is, "Life is not supposed to be fair."
This is not sad news. This is GLORIOUS news!
Life is not broken. Nothing is wrong.
God has not failed, died, or gone on vacation.
The world is working perfectly. We just misunderstood.
Somewhere along the way, someone got the idea that
life was "supposed" to be "fair,"
and all the trouble started -
expectation, disappointment, resentment, anger -
a whole cycle of suffering that began
with the belief that life is "supposed" to be "fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I don't start with a design objective,
I start with a communication objective.
I feel my project is successful if it communicates
what it is supposed to communicate.
- Mike Davidson

Christians are supposed not merely to endure change,
nor even to profit by it, but to cause it.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

All the president is, is a glorified public relations
man who spends his time flattering,
kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what
they are supposed to do anyway.
- Harry S. Truman

I'm tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn't work.
Of course it doesn't work.
We are supposed to work it.
- Alexander Woollcott

Anyone can do any amount of work
provided it isn't the work
he is supposed to be doing at the moment.
- Robert Benchley

Right now, computers, which are supposed to be our servant,
are oppressing us.
- Jef Raskin

My teenage years were exactly what they were supposed to be.
Everybody has their own path.
It's laid out for you.
It's just up to you to walk it.
- Justin Timberlake

I've always played every amp I've ever had full up,
because rock and roll is supposed to be played loud.
Also, that's how you get your sustain.
- Ritchie Blackmore

Hitler had this deal where he was supposed to make
it rough on them so they would all get out and migrate
to Israel because they needed people there to fight the Arabs.
- Hutton Gibson

During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed to be.
And I don't think they've ever remembered.
- Andy Warhol

According to our Christian ethics, we're supposed to love God,
love each other and help take care of the poor.
It is immoral to charge somebody making $5,000 an income tax.
- Bob Riley

I'm on this diet where you're supposed to eat only fish and meat.
- Lasse Hallstrom

Isn't cricket supposed to be a team sport? I feel people
should decide first whether cricket is a team game or an individual sport.
- Sachin Tendulkar

Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession.
I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
- Ronald Reagan

My parents were involved in everything I did.
They were showbiz people themselves.
My dad was an actor.
They were parents; they did what parents are supposed to do.
- Tina Yothers

I guess you just fall into things when to you're supposed to.
- Stephen Sprouse

One of the things that I think is such a constant in
country music is that the song is so much a story.
I believe it is supposed to be based around a story.
- Suzy Bogguss

It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is
a wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune;
but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful.
- Nicolas de Chamfort

I know that in order to be considered successful,
you're supposed to do two or three movies a year.
I only work once every year-and-a-half,
sometimes two years.
I have children to raise.
- Meg Tilly

The holy land was supposed to be spotless,
a serious equivalent of Disneyland in which not a single
candy wrapper is to stay on the ground for more than a few minutes.
- Marvin Olasky

They're there because, for some reason,
they have the notion that they're supposed to be there.
- Santiago Durango

Anything I sing is supposed to be genuine.
It's not supposed to be make-believe or I'm making
something for the crowd to jump or to hold up their hands.
- Wayne Wonder

I thought you were supposed to be flying this thing,
not pleasuring it.
- Paul Gallagher

The Marshall is supposed to be 200 watts,
but mine's never worked right; it peaks out at 80.
- Stevie Ray Vaughan

I am supposed to owe the government something like $100 million.
I couldn't squeeze out a dime.
- Dennis Kozlowski

The worst disease which can afflict business executives in their work is not,
as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism.
- Harold S. Geneen

Feelings are not supposed to be logical.
Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions.
- David Borenstein

I'll fly Away took place in the 50's and 60's in America's South,
and there are a couple of scenes where me and my friends
are supposed to be skinny dipping with these girls.
- Jeremy London

I'm always looking for cool stuff to do because that's
what we're supposed to do,
ya know?
- Joshua Homme

Life is not what it's supposed to be.
It's what it is.
The way you cope with it is what makes the difference.
- Virginia Satir

A woman my age is not supposed to be attractive or sexually appealing.
I just get kinda tired of that.
- Kathleen Turner

The great dialectic in our time is not,
as anciently and by some still supposed,
between capital and labor; it is between economic enterprise and the state.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

It was implicitly supposed that every living thing
was distinctively plant or animal;
that there were real and profound differences between the two,
if only they could be seized.
- Asa Gray

What I say is from my heart.
You must be sincere.
So when I sing a song, people are supposed to feel it.
- Wayne Wonder

You ain't supposed to get salmon when they're swimming upstream to spawn.
But if you're hungry, you do.
- Loretta Lynn

The thing about For Better or Worse is the only thing
that made me an okay director for that is that I have a sense of humor,
and it was supposed to be funny.
- Jason Alexander

We are not supposed to go out and kill all those we
suspect to have committed a crime.
- Bianca Jagger

Yes, I'm supposed to go back to New York to do Geraldo,
and we're going to be doing The Tonight Show.
- Bobby Sherman

I think sometimes women who are supposed to be strong
are also written as mean and vindictive.
- Yancy Butler

You have to write a good score that you feel good about.
At least, you're supposed to.
But, if the director hates it, it ain't going to be in the movie!
- Danny Elfman

Hell, I'm an old man.
I'm 70 years old.
I'm supposed to be sitting on a rocking chair watching the sunset.
- M. Emmet Walsh

I don't see myself as beautiful, because I can see a lot of flaws.
People have really odd opinions.
They tell me I'm skinny, as if that's supposed to make me happy.
- Angelina Jolie

What, am I supposed to run around in a little red cape and save the world?
- Kyle Chandler

You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism
that you can't face reality.
Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.
- Malcolm X

If bin Laden is in fact publicly killed,
then the US military will find itself standing around
with its hands in its pockets,
wondering what's supposed to come next.
- Bruce Sterling

If you got a name like Barack Obama,
you're supposed to fight.
- Sinbad

They act as if they supposed that to be very sanguine
about the general improvement of mankind is a virtue
that relieves them from taking trouble about any improvement in particular.
- John Morley

We are supposed to enjoy the good stuff now,
while we can, with the people we love.
Life has a funny way of teaching us that lesson over and over again.
- Sheena Easton

America is supposed to be given over to ugliness.
There are a good many ugly things there and the ugliest
are the most pretentious.
- Goldwin Smith

Hell, if I'd jumped on all the dames I'm supposed to have jumped on,
I'd have had no time to go fishing.
- Clark Gable

I always prayed that God would give me the wisdom and
the vision to do the things on this earth that I was
supposed to do to express His life and love and His will.
- Billy Ray Cyrus

Both sides were supposed to release all their prisoners,
those were unconditional.
There was some prisoner release that took place but
it's not been satisfactory.
- Warren Christopher

Am I now supposed to go on Oprah and cry and tell you my deepest,
darkest secrets because you want to know?
- Kevin Spacey

Myth is supposed to bring us together,
but fantasy alienates us.
- Dustin Hoffman

I was very sorry when I found out that your intentions
were good and not what I supposed they were.
- Sitting Bull

I can't sit back and swallow stuff.
I live in a time and place, and in a country on earth
where you're not supposed to swallow it.
People just gave up.
- Gary Coleman

I still don't know quite what I'm supposed to do or be.
- Nikki Cox

I could not claim them because I was not supposed to be flying in combat.
- Adolf Galland

I think if the church did what they were supposed to
do we wouldn't have anyone sleeping on the streets.
- Michael W. Smith

I couldn't have attended half the parties that I was
supposed to have been to according to the newspapers.
It bothers me.
- Calvin Klein

If you feel like there's something out there that you're supposed to be doing,
if you have a passion for it, then stop wishing and just do it.
- Wanda Sykes

Plan Colombia was supposed to reduce Colombia's cultivation
and distribution of drugs by 50 percent,
but 6 years and $4.7 billion later, the drug control
results are meager at best.
- Jan Schakowsky


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