acceptance quotes

Each work has to pass through these stages—ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.

— Swami Vivekananda

How wonderful! How wonderful! All things are perfect, exactly as they are.

— Gautama Buddha

What you need is not compassion but acceptance and respect.

— Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev

I say, drop all your defenses. Anyone can make a mistake — even you. Do not defend your mistakes; just accept them and move on. When you are totally defenseless, that is when you will be completely strong.

— Sri Sri Ravi Shankar