Were Meant To Be Quotes by Steven Spielberg, Kevin DeYoung, Oscar Wilde, Regina Doman, May Sarton, George Eliot and many others.
It [Lincoln movie] had nothing to do with politics. It had nothing to do with holding a mirror up to the way we conduct our business on Capitol Hill. This was meant to be a story, a Lincoln portrait if you will. I think any time is the right time for a very compelling story, any time.
We may have the best of intentions in trying to discern God’s will, but we should really stop putting ourselves through the misery of overspiritualizing every decision. Our misdirected piety makes following God more mysterious than it was meant to be
An artist should create beautiful things, but should put nothing of his own life into them. We live in an age when men treat art as if it were meant to be a form of autobiography. We have lost the abstract sense of beauty.
The sense of danger made her lift up her head higher. There were battles coming. But life was meant to be a battle, wasn’t it? There was nothing to fear.
It looks as if I were meant to be alone, and that any hope of happiness is not meant. Am I too old to acquire the knack for happiness?
It’s never too late to be who you were meant to be.
I know that I’ll forever be involved in ballet. This is where my life was meant to be, and I don’t see myself straying completely away, ever.
Remy: Did you really believe, that first day, that we were meant to be together? Dexter: You’re here, aren’t you?
Pity was meant to be a spur that drives joy to help misery. But it can be used the wrong way round. It can be used for a kind of blackmailing. Those who choose misery can hold joy up to ransom, by pity.
I am satisfied that all politicians were meant to be journalists and all journalists meant to be politicians.
Sometimes, you have to step outside of the person you’ve been and remember the person you were meant to be. The person you want to be. The person you are.
Well, look who I ran into,” crowed Coincidence. “Please,” flirted Fate, “this was meant to be.
Inside I knew he was meant to be the guy that taught me about life. Even if he broke my heart eventually.
When the deepest part of you becomes engaged in what you are doing, when your activities and actions become gratifying and purposeful, when what you do serves both yourself and others, when you do not tire within but seek the sweet satisfaction of your life and your work, you are doing what you were meant to be doing.
The world like our heads was meant to be escaped from, they are prisons world and head alike.
We were meant to be together.
Love was meant to be also a sign, a symbol, a messenger, a telltale of the Divine. Love is a messenger from God saying that every human affection and every ecstasy of love are sparks from the great flame of love that is God.