Criss Jami Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old criss jami quotes, criss jami sayings, and criss jami proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Fresh, solid ideas feel like gifts to writers, therefore every morning is Christmas.     

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A poet should be so crafty with words that he is envied even for his pains.     

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To share your weakness is to make yourself vulnerable; to make yourself vulnerable is to show your strength.     

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A fear of weakness only strengthens weakness.     

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A wise man's goal shouldn't be to say something profound, but to say something useful.     

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Most men either compromise or drop their greatest talents and start running after, what they perceive to be, a more reasonable success, and somewhere in between they end up with a discontented settlement. Safety is indeed stability, but it is not progression.     

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The first reaction is surely the most natural one, but not always the most correct one; thereupon, the invention of apologies     

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All knowledge meets an end at the question... Why?     

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The most mesmerizing of artists is always like one who was merely drawing in the sand and people came to watch.     

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Whatever thing a man gets quickly enraged about is his idol, and whatever thing he makes his idol becomes his religion.     

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In the fashion industry, everything goes retro except the prices.     

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The reality of loving God is loving him like he's a Superhero who actually saved you from stuff rather than a Santa Claus who merely gave you some stuff.      

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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.     

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Never hide things from hardcore thinkers. They get more aggravated, more provoked by confusion than the most painful truths.     

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A solid answer to everything is not necessary. Blurry concepts influence one to focus, but postulated clarity influences arrogance.     

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If only we were all better educated. If then, higher education would at last be a journey for skill and knowledge rather than for power and status.     

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The hype cheapens the hyped, as right things are then made wrong by exaggeration.     

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Popular culture is a place where pity is called compassion, flattery is called love, propaganda is called knowledge, tension is called peace, gossip is called news, and auto-tune is called singing.     

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Labeled fools to the world are geniuses to the cosmos.     

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A solid answer to everything is not necessary. Blurry concepts influence one to focus, but postulated clarity influences arrogance.     

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When a man has a gift in speaking the truth, brute aggression is no longer his security blanket for approval. He, on the contrary, spends most of his energy trying to tone it down because his very nature is already offensive enough.     

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When you're appeasing too much, you might be egotistically over-estimating everyone's need for your approval.     

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Who you are in public is a test of your conviction; who you are in private, integrity.     

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In an extroverted society, the difference between an introvert and an extrovert is that an introvert is often unconsciously deemed guilty until proven innocent.     

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The real test of love is loving those who we feel are the hardest ones to love.     

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A man who loves others based solely on how they make him feel, or what they do for him, is really not loving others at all - but loving only himself.     

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The purest regret, no matter what, is thinking you didn't love enough.     

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Your love is as stable as you are: It's not about how good a person makes you feel, but rather what good you can do for them.     

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It is a healthy approach not to expect persons to turn out precisely how you would have wished.     

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An over-indulgence of anything, even something as pure as water, can intoxicate.      

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