Center Of The World Quotes by Dag Hammarskjold, Lilian Thuram, Martin McDonagh, John Burroughs, Robin Chase, Chuck Palahniuk and many others.
Here man is no longer the center of the world, only a witness, but a witness who is also a partner in the silent life of Nature, bound by secret affinities of the trees.
When I came to Barcelona, I really liked in the dressing room that I found balanced, normal people: [Victor] Valdes, [Carles] Puyol, [AndrГ©s] Iniesta. They don’t think they are the center of the world for being football players.
Dublin people think they are the center of the world and the center of Ireland. And they don’t realize that people have to leave Ireland to get work, and they look down on people who do.
Look underfoot. You are always nearer to the true sources of your power than you think. The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are. Don’t despise your own place and hour. Every place is the center of the world.
Transportation is the center of the world! It is the glue of our daily lives. When it goes well, we don’t see it. When it goes wrong, it negatively colors our day, makes us feel angry and impotent, curtails our possibilities.
To preserve yourself as the center of the world, to stay your own best authority on everything, your own expert on all topics, infallible, omniscient. Always, every time of the month, forever: Use birth control.
I thought I was the center of the world and that my parents had nothing to do with me, and I regret that. I wish I had been a little kinder to my family and been friends with them and let them into my life and shared with them the things I was doing rather than feel like I needed to do my life in secret.
Chicago is the Great American City, and it was really great to live there during a time of economic expansion and opportunity and growth. I felt like I was living at the center of the world. Unlike New York, no one expects you to be a professional writer.
In every real actor, there is a need to feel for a few hours like the center of the world. Egocentrismo, we say in Italian.
Human beings any one of us, and our species as a whole are not all-important, not at the center of the world. That is the one essential piece of information, the one great secret, offered by any encounter with the woods or the mountains or the ocean or any wilderness or chunk of nature or patch of night sky.
The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are.
Everywhere is the center of the world. Everything is sacred.
Every civilization sees itself as the center of the world and writes its history as the central drama of human history.
Do not despise your own place and hour. Every place is under the stars, every place is the center of the world.
People in London think of London as the center of the world, whereas New Yorkers think the world ends three miles outside of Manhattan.
Salt and the center of the world have to be there, in that spot on the tablecloth.
I am the center of the world, but the control panel seems to be somewhere else.