Melody Beattie Biography | Inspiration Quotations | Motivation Quotes

Melody Beattie
Tags: 
Melody Beattie

Melody Beattie Motivational Quotations:

  • “Live your life fom your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people's souls.”

  •  “Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.”

  • “Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.”

  •  “Feel what you feel, know what you know, and set your relatives free to do the same.”

Melody Beattie

​ 

  • “Letting go helps us to to live in a more peaceful state of mind and helps restore our balance. It allows others to be responsible for themselves and for us to take our hands off situations that do not belong to us. This frees us from unnecessary stress.”

  •  “The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.”

  •  “A codependent person is one who has let another person's behavior affect him or her and who is obsessed with controlling that person's behavior.”

  •  “I want people who have received a diagnosis of Hepatitis C to know that they didn't just receive a death sentence. They do have options, even if the person who gave them their diagnosis isn't aware of all of them. The path they choose doesn't have to be one of desperation.”

  •  “Guilt can prevent us from setting the boundaries that would be in our best interests, and in other people's best interests.”

  •  “Make New Year's goals. Dig within, and discover what you would like to have happen in your life this year. This helps you do your part. It is an affirmation that you're interested in fully living life in the year to come.”

  •  “Few things can make us feel crazier than expecting something from someone who has nothing to give.”

  •  “According to some Eastern religion, there is a belt that goes across the world, and I've heard that Minnesota is right in the heart of this spiritual-creative belt of energy.”

  •  “In martial arts, every time you graduate, move to another level, you don't forget everything you've done. You build on it, but it's always there.”

  •  “Don't violate your own code of values and ethics, but don't waste energy trying to make other people violate theirs.”

  •  “What do you do when life blindfolds you and spins you around? We think it's our fault, that we're to blame, when really we should be focused on being gentle with ourselves.”

  •  “There are almost as many definitions of co-dependency as there are experiences that represent it.”

Melody Beattie

​ 

  • Relationships are where we take our recovery on the road.”

  •  “Much of the time, the things we feel guilty about are not our issues. Another person behaves inappropriately or in some way violates our boundaries. We challenge the behavior, and the person gets angry and defensive. Then we feel guilty.”

  •  “Few things can frustrate us more than trying to make a person someone he or she isn't; we feel crazy when we try to pretend that person is someone he or she is not.”

  •  “It's hard to give up the self-esteem connected to being codependent and appearing 'right,' which is probably a survival behavior learned from growing up in a crazy family. It feels like you will actually disappear.”

  •  “Each moment in time we have it all, even when we think we don't.”

  •  “Guilt can stop us from taking healthy care of ourselves.”

  •  “We are on a very rich emotional and physical journey on this planet.”

  •  “We can trust ourselves to know when our boundaries are being violated.”

  • “Some therapists have proclaimed: 'Co-dependency is anything, and everyone is co-dependent.'”

  •  “Twelve-step promotes spirituality, not religion. It gives a practical, day-to-day spirituality that tells me what I can and cannot control. There is room to be imperfect and to be someone who struggles to find God.”

  •  “I used to be afraid of pain, didn't take a lot of risks, especially in love. I'm not as afraid anymore. I'm more spontaneous, more likely to say what I think.”

  •  “I gave three years of my life to take care of my dying mother who had Alzheimer's disease. Being there for her every need for three years might have looked codependent but it wasn't because it was what I wanted to do.”

 

Author: 
Unknown

Add new comment

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
4 + 9 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

Recent Articles

Get Inspire

Inspire Tags

Nobel Prizes (1)Mark Twain (1)Commitment quotes (1)Christiane Northrup (1)D.H. Lawrence (1)Benjamin Franklin (1)Inventors killed (1)Mahatma Gandhi (1)John Dryden (1)Glenn Greenwald (1)Abdul Kalam Quotations (1)Sania Mirza (1)Money (1)Stephen King (1)dream quotes (1)Gilbert K. Chesterton (1)Kumar Mangalam Birla (1)Joseph Addison (1)Top 10 Indian CEO’s (1)Paul J.Meyer (1)neet questions chapter wise (1)Emotional Quotes (1)neet practice papers (1)Charles Dickens (1)Vince Lombardi (1)Jon Oringer (1)Amit Kalantri (1)Quotations on Valentine Day (1)Daniel Goleman (1)Marya Mannes (1)Inspirational story (1)Sydney J. Harris (1)Quotations on Patriotism (1)Quotations on money (1)Jean Paul Friedrich (1)Marc Benioff (1)Miguel de Cervantes (1)neet mock test papers (1)Music Quotes (1)Sanjay Dalmia (1)Sophie Swetchine (1)Mikaela Shiffrin (1)Charles Lamb (1)Ronald Ross (1)Robert Breault (1)Failure Management quotes (1)Humor Quotes (1)study mbbs abroad (1)abroad education consultants (1)Madonna Ciccone (1)encouragement quotes (1)Time management skills (1)Margaret Heffernan (1)Tom Peters (1)Hope (1)Earl Wilson (1)Motivational Quotes (4)Thomas Carlyle (1)Gerald Chertavian (1)William Makepeace Tahckeray (1)Marathon (1)Games (1)Family Quotes (1)Time management (2)Henry J. Kaiser (1)Robert Collier (1)Shaun White (1)Harvey Mackay (1)Women Quotes (1)Orson Scott Card (1)Jacob A. Riis (1)Courage Quotes (1)Alexander Solshenitsen (1)Achievement (4)New Year's Quotations (1)Hope Quotes (1)Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1)Emma Thompson (1)online mock test for neet (1)Tommy Lasorda (1)Great Quotes (1)Bobby Scott (1)Richard Branson (1)Rudyard Kipling (1)Team work quotes (1)Conrad burns (1)Creativity (1)Funny Quotes (1)Matt Cartwright (1)Never give up (2)Shannon L. Alder (1)Jeff Hawkins (1)Sports Quotes (1)James Cash Penney (1)Calvin Coolidge (1)neet mock test (1)Maya Angelou (1)Mark Frauenfelder (1)Kamal Hassan (1)Business person (1)Lou Rawls (1)Salman F Rahman (1)AMRI Hospitals (1)M.J.Ryan (1)Aristotle (1)Oscar Wilde (1)Ferdinand Marcos (1)Poetry (1)Change Quotes (1)Self-Discipline Quotes (1)Management quotes (1)Earl Nightingale (1)Learning Quotes (1)Albert Einstein (1)Jessica cox (1)Soft skills (1)Spirituality Quotes (1)Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1)J.K. Rowling (1)Vision Quotes (1)Groucho Marx (1)Quotes (1)Travis Bradberry (1)Team Management Quotes (1)Successful people (1)Oliver Sacks (1)James Whitcomb Riley (1)Martin Luther King Jr (1)Julius Erving (1)Mary Kay Ash (1)C.G. Jung (1)Peter drucker (1)Indian Film Actor (1)Joe Morgan (1)Vera Nazarian (1)Health (3)William Arthur Ward (1)Michelle Obama (1)Freddie Highmore (1)Mahatma Gandhi Quotes (1)Leo Rosten (1)Andrew Shue (1)Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav (1)Legal Quotes (1)Abraham Lincoln (1)Paul Mellon (1)Aesop (1)Quotes On Travel (1)John D. Rockefeller (1)Jane Addams (1)Best Overseas Education consultants in UAE (1)Quotes on Teenage (1)Quotes on Truth (1)Bill Gates (1)Punctuality skills (1)Scilla Elworthy (1)Angela Merkel (1)Andrew Carnegie (1)Sympathy (1)Marathon Racer (1)Honesty Quotes (1)Patriotism (1)Conan O Brien (1)Walt Disney (1)Behaviour (1)Bernard Baruch (1)neet online mock test (1)Hope quotations (1)Bertrand Russell (1)Most Inspirational Quotes (1)Communication Quotes (1)Dalmia Health (1)William Feather (1)Peggy Fleming (1)Romance (1)Leadership Quotes (1)Larry Bird (1)Life Quotes (1)Albert Schweitzer (1)Dr Gautam Allahbadia Mumbai (6)Dale Carnegie (1)Jim Rohn (1)King Solomon (1)James Heckman (1)Integrity Quotes (1)john dewey (1)Dr Gautam Allahbadia (6)Ernest Hemingway (1)Robert De Niro (1)Spiritual Leader (1)Alibaba Founder (1)John Quincy Adams (1)Drake (1)Poem (1)Wisdom Quotes (1)Marty Rubin (1)Vincent Van Gogh (1)Erma Bombeck (1)Mark Pocan (1)Passion Quotes (1)Leonard Cohen (1)Quotations on Stregnth (1)New Year (1)neet question papers with answers (1)Anita Roddick (1)Self Driving Car (1)Satchel Paige (1)Rick Pitino (1)Darell Hammond (1)Dave Ramsey (1)William Morris (1)Healthy and fitness blogs (1)Never Give Up Quotes (1)Immigration Quotes (1)Stephen Covey (1)Leadership (1)Scientists (1)Attitude Quotes (1)Clare Boothe Luce (1)team management (1)Strength (1)Criss Angel (1)Experience Quotes (1)Goal Setting Quotes (1)Og Mandino (1)Sean Swarner Everest Climber (1)Women (1)Julie Andrews (1)Bill Clinton (1)Do the work (1)Hilarie Burton (1)Hermann Hesse (1)Randy Pausch (1)Steven Wright (1)Diet food recipes (1)Robert Gately (1)Suzy Kassem (1)Barack Obama (1)William Butler Yeats (1)James Altucher (1)Truth (1)Dalai Lama (1)Marvin Bower (1)Mother Theresa (1)Appreciation Quotations (1)Poorna Malavath (1)Mireille Guiliano (1)Humanity (1)Peace Quotes (1)Parents (1)Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1)Religion Quotes (1)Orison Swett Marden (1)Wilfred Peterson (1)Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1)Successful woman (1)chapter wise questions for neet (1)Quotes on Sympathy (1)Epictetus (1)Steve Jobs Quotes (1)Quotations on Romance (1)Swami Vivekananda (2)Thomas Edison (1)God Quotes (1)Do it (3)Pallam Raju (1)Narendra Modi (1)Steven Pressfield (1)Virginia Postrel (1)Howard Schultz (1)Julia Gillard (1)Curtis Carlson (1)Brian Greene (1)Thad Cochran (1)Knowledge Quotes (1)David Levithan (1)Lee Atwater (1)Sports Inspiration (1)Alexander Graham Bell (1)democritus (1)John Powell (1)Henry Wheeler Shaw (1)Richard Carlson (1)Health quotes (1)Arthur C. Clarke (1)John F. Kennedy (1)C. JoyBell C Biography (1)Yuval Noah Harari (1)Melody Beattie (1)Nick Vujicic (1)Angela Ruggiero (1)Persistence Quotes (1)Hard work (3)Relationship quotes (1)Benjamin Disraeli (1)Innovation (1)Alan Greenspan (1)plato (1)Healthy lifestyle blog (1)Amy Schumer (1)Patrick Henry Hughes (1)Andre Gide (1)Best astrologer in India (1)NRI Privilege Health Card (1)team work (1)Failure quotes (1)C.S. Lewis (1)Harry Stack Sullivan (1)Harriet Beecher Stowe (1)Self driving car in Bangalore (1)Failure Management (1)Mary Anne Radmacher (1)Rick Steves (1)Bangladesh (1)Valentine Day (1)Service (1)Laurence J. Peter (1)Sudha Chandran (1)H.Jackson Brown (1)Tom Freston (1)Brian Acton (1)Alex Morritt (1)Isak Dinesen (1)Brain Tracy (1)A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (1)Karin Slaughter (1)Celebrity astrologer in india (1)Teachers’ Day Quotes (1)Naveen Jain (1)neet question bank (1)Dalmia Family (1)Running (2)George Horace lorimer (1)Yehuda Berg (1)Adam Grant (1)Jack Ma (1)Apple CEO (1)Tracy Morgan (1)Micky Ward (1)Quotations On Memorial Day (1)Monique Murphy (1)Conrad Hilton (1)Indian Successful CEOs (1)Daniel H.Pink (1)Steve Jobs (1)inspirational quotes (1)Intelligence Quotes (1)Dr T.P.Chia (1)Judy Blume (1)Positive Thinking (1)Siri Hustvedt (1)Leo Buscaglia (1)Parents day Quotes (1)M.Scott Peck (1)Inspire (2)Hunter S. Thompson (1)Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1)Shari Arison (1)Farmer (1)Young Jeezy (1)Henry Ford (1)Hard Work Quotes (1)Liz Murray (1)Vincent Nichols (1)Gautama Buddha (1)No idling (1)Tony Robbins (1)Jamie Oliver (1)Eric Ripert (1)Anthong Foxx (1)Erykah Badu (1)Jacky Ickx (1)Success (10)Louis Pasteur (1)Nature Quotes (1)James Humes (1)Love Quotes (1)Inventors (1)Entrepreneur (1)Memorial Day (1)Dalmia Group (1)Business quotes (1)Paul Watson (1)Jean Chatzky (1)B. F. Skinner (1)Rabindranath Tagore (1)George Bernard Shaw (1)IVF Specialist in Mumbai (1)Invention (1)Lucius Annaeus Seneca (1)Nelson Mandela (1)Lou Holtz (1)Shiv Khera (1)Positive Thinking Quotes (1)Marcus Tullius Cicero (1)Fitness Quotes (1)Kofi Annan (1)Mother Quotes (1)Chance Quotes (1)Inspiration (3)Brene Brown (1)Friendship Quotes (1)Team Building Quotes (1)Happiness quotes (1)Yogi Berra (1)Punctuality (1)Voltaire (1)Douglas Adams (1)Rod Blagojevich (1)Winston S. Churchill (1)W. C. Fields (1)education quotes (1)Oprah Winfrey (1)Healthcare (4)Norman Douglas (1)Damian Woetzel (1)Helen Keller (1)Laws of life (1)Sundeep Kochar (1)Fathers day quotes (1)Faith quotes (1)Success quotations (1)Marriage Quotes (1)Ludwig van Beethoven (1)