criss jami Quotes

Everyone has their own ways of expression. I believe we all have a lot to say, but finding ways to say it is more than half the battle.
tags: believe battle
— Criss Jami
Good works is giving to the poor and the helpless, but divine works is showing them their worth to the One who matters.
tags: work giving divine poor worth
— Criss Jami
Like crying wolf, if you keep looking for sympathy as a justification for your actions, you will someday be left standing alone when you really need help.
tags: action alone help crying
— Criss Jami
When good people consider you the bad guy, you develop a heart to help the bad ones. You actually understand them.
tags: people heart help bad
— Criss Jami
There are two circumstances that lead to arrogance: one is when you're wrong and you can't face it; the other is when you're right and nobody else can face it.
tags: right wrong
— Criss Jami
The harder you fall, the heavier your heart; the heavier your heart, the stronger you climb; the stronger you climb, the higher your pedestal.
tags: heart
— Criss Jami
Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.
— Criss Jami
When a man is penalized for honesty he learns to lie.
tags: men honesty lies learn
— Criss Jami
A lonely day is God's way of saying that he wants to spend some quality time with you.
tags: time saying god quality
— Criss Jami
I would rather a romantic relationship turn into contempt than turn into apathy. The passion in the extremities make it appear as though it once meant something. We grow from hot or cold, but lukewarm is the biggest insult.
tags: romantic passion relationship insult
— Criss Jami
At first, they'll only dislike what you say, but the more correct you start sounding the more they'll dislike you.
— Criss Jami
If you build the guts to do something, anything, then you better save enough to face the consequences.
tags: consequence
— Criss Jami
True rebels hate their own rebellion. They know by experience that it is not a cool and glamorous lifestyle; it takes a courageous fool to say things that have not been said and to do things that have not been done.
tags: experience hate true fools
— Criss Jami
If love is blind, then maybe a blind person that loves has a greater understanding of it.
tags: people understanding
— Criss Jami
When you're the only sane person, you look like the only insane person.
tags: people
— Criss Jami
As long as I am breathing, in my eyes, I am just beginning.
tags: eyes
— Criss Jami
The only thing more frustrating than slanderers is those foolish enough to listen to them.
— Criss Jami
Man is not, by nature, deserving of all that he wants. When we think that we are automatically entitled to something, that is when we start walking all over others to get it.
tags: nature men
— Criss Jami
Telling an introvert to go to a party is like telling a saint to go to Hell.
tags: hell
— Criss Jami
If a man cannot understand the beauty of life, it is probably because life never understood the beauty in him.
tags: beauty men
— Criss Jami
Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out.
tags: world universe imagination missing
— Criss Jami
Listen to God with a broken heart. He is not only the doctor who mends it, but also the father who wipes away the tears.
tags: heart tears broken god father doctor
— Criss Jami
Never hide things from hardcore thinkers. They get more aggravated, more provoked by confusion than the most painful truths.
tags: truth confusion
— Criss Jami
The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.
tags: challenge success
— Criss Jami
To share your weakness is to make yourself vulnerable; to make yourself vulnerable is to show your strength.
tags: weakness strength shares
— Criss Jami
Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on.
tags: forgiveness
— Criss Jami
Just because something isn't a lie does not mean that it isn't deceptive. A liar knows that he is a liar, but one who speaks mere portions of truth in order to deceive is a craftsman of destruction.
tags: truth lies destruction liar
— Criss Jami
To say that one waits a lifetime for his soulmate to come around is a paradox. People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect.
tags: chance people commitment soulmate
— Criss Jami
I'm convinced that most men don't know what they believe, rather, they only know what they wish to believe. How many people blame God for man's atrocities, but wouldn't dream of imprisoning a mother for her son's crime?
tags: men people believe wishes god dreams mother son
— Criss Jami
In order to share one's true brilliance one initially has to risk looking like a fool: genius is like a wheel that spins so fast, it at first glance appears to be sitting still.
tags: true risk genius shares
— Criss Jami
An over- indulgence of anything, even something as pure as water, can intoxicate.
tags: water
— Criss Jami
Confidence is like a dragon where, for every head cut off, two more heads grow back.
tags: dragon confidence
— Criss Jami
The older you get, the more you understand how your conscience works. The biggest and only critic lives in your perception of people's perception of you rather than people's perception of you.
tags: work live perception conscience
— Criss Jami
Everyone pretends to be 'free thinkers', but few individuals pass the line into expressive territories that may be detrimental to their own social well-being.
— Criss Jami
Creative people are often found either disagreeable or intimidating by mediocrities.
tags: people creative
— Criss Jami
You are evidence of your mother's strength, especially if you are a rebellious knucklehead and regardless she has always maintained her sanity.
tags: strength mother
— Criss Jami
I don't pretend to know everything; I just only speak on matters I know I'll win.
— Criss Jami
A poet should be so crafty with words that he is envied even for his pains.
tags: pain poet
— Criss Jami
A young outcast will often feel that there is something wrong with himself, but as he gets older, grows more confident in who he is, he will adapt, he will begin to feel that there is something wrong with everyone else.
tags: young wrong
— Criss Jami
I imagine that the intelligent people are the ones so intelligent that they don't even need or want to look 'intelligent' anymore.
tags: people imagine
— Criss Jami
criss jami
Birth    : May 29, 1987
Occupation  : Poet