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    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: believe  battle 
     
    Good works is giving to the poor and the helpless, but divine works is showing them their worth to the One who matters.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: work  giving  divine  poor  worth 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: action  alone  help  crying 
     
    When good people consider you the bad guy, you develop a heart to help the bad ones. You actually understand them.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: people  heart  help  bad 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: right  wrong 
     
    The harder you fall, the heavier your heart; the heavier your heart, the stronger you climb; the stronger you climb, the higher your pedestal.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: heart 
     
    Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.
    — Criss Jami
    When a man is penalized for honesty he learns to lie.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: men  honesty  lies  learn 
     
    A lonely day is God's way of saying that he wants to spend some quality time with you.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: time  saying  god  quality 
     
    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.
    — 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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: consequence 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: experience  hate  true  fools 
     
    If love is blind, then maybe a blind person that loves has a greater understanding of it.
    — Criss Jami
    When you're the only sane person, you look like the only insane person.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: people 
     
    As long as I am breathing, in my eyes, I am just beginning.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: eyes 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: nature  men 
     
    Telling an introvert to go to a party is like telling a saint to go to Hell.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: hell 
     
    If a man cannot understand the beauty of life, it is probably because life never understood the beauty in him.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: beauty  men 
     
    Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out.
    — 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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: heart  tears  broken  god  father  doctor 
     
    Never hide things from hardcore thinkers. They get more aggravated, more provoked by confusion than the most painful truths.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: truth  confusion 
     
    The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: challenge  success 
     
    To share your weakness is to make yourself vulnerable; to make yourself vulnerable is to show your strength.
    — 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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: forgiveness 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: truth  lies  destruction  liar 
     
    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.
    — 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?
    — Criss Jami
    tags: men  people  believe  wishes  god  dreams  mother  son 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: true  risk  genius  shares 
     
    An over- indulgence of anything, even something as pure as water, can intoxicate.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: water 
     
    Confidence is like a dragon where, for every head cut off, two more heads grow back.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: dragon  confidence 
     
    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.
    — 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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: people  creative 
     
    You are evidence of your mother's strength, especially if you are a rebellious knucklehead and regardless she has always maintained her sanity.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: strength  mother 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: pain  poet 
     
    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.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: young  wrong 
     
    I imagine that the intelligent people are the ones so intelligent that they don't even need or want to look 'intelligent' anymore.
    — Criss Jami
    tags: people  imagine 
     
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    criss jami
    Birth    : May 29, 1987
    Occupation  : Poet