Christie Golden quotes

  • The wise man understands his weakness and seeks to find a lesson from it. The fool lets it control and destroy him.
    -- Christie Golden

    #Wise #Men #Weakness

  • Clarity is often found in stillness.
    -- Christie Golden

    #Clarity #Found #Stillness

  • We best teach what we ourselves have learned.
    -- Christie Golden

    #Teach

  • All nights end, and all storms clear. The only storms that last are those within your own soul.
    -- Christie Golden

    #Life #Night #Soul

  • I have a rule, and that is that I don't take on any project that I don't A) already know and love or B) believe I could get to know and love. Some of the most fun projects have come from franchises I knew nothing about initially. I would steep myself in the material, get all excited and geeky about it, then be able to produce something that hopefully both the creators and the fans would enjoy.
    -- Christie Golden

    #Fun #Believe #Excited

  • I really do enjoy getting out to meet my readers. Writing is such a solitary business, it's gratifying to thank folks in person and really connect as human beings and not just words on a screen.
    -- Christie Golden

    #Writing #Enjoy #Solitary

  • I love it when the Bible gives Emily Post-like tips that are both wise and easy to follow.

  • We need not take refuge in supernatural gods to explain our saints and sages and heroes and statesmen, as if to explain our disbelief that mere unaided human beings could be that good or wise.

  • No one man is superior to the game.

  • A devotee should be fixed in the conclusion that, the spiritual master cannot be subject to criticism and should never be considered equal to a common man.

  • Our first duty is to satisfy the spiritual master, who can arrange for the Lord's mercy. A common man must first begin to serve the spiritual master or the devotee. Then, through the mercy of the devotee, the Lord will be satisfied. Unless one receives the dust of a devotee's lotus feet on one's head, there is no possibility of advancement. Unless one approaches a pure devotee, he cannot understand the Supreme Personality of Godhead.

  • The soul of the slave, the soul of the "little man," is as dear to me as the soul of the great.

  • I think that maybe that's my weakness, in that I don't know how to do it, so I just do what I do and try to do it as passionately and as well as I can.

  • The story of the fifth century was one of the exploitation of imperial weakness. Thus the Western Empire died.

  • Do you love me enough that I may be weak with you? Everyone loves strength, but do you love me for my weakness? That is the real test.

  • 30. If Will stops and cries Why, invoking Because, then Will stops an does naught. 31. If power asks why, then power is weakness.