A collection of some of the very best and famous TD Jakes quotes that will bless you all day long. These quotes are daily life experience and prophetic. One of my favorite TD Jakes quote is “a setback is a setup for a comeback”.
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TD Jakes Quotes
Whatever you give yourself to, it will give back to you.
A woman who walks in purpose doesn’t have to chase people or opportunities. Her light cause people and opportunities to pursue her.
You can’t be who you are going to be and who you used to be at the same time.
When you begin to realize that your past does not necessarily dictate the outcome of your future, then you can release the hurt. It is impossible to inhale new air until you exhale the old.
Not everyone will be happy when you begin to better yourself. Those who are for you will not just celebrate in your triumphs, but they will also pray with you through your tribulations.
God is a businessman. He is not going to do business with someone who shows no sign of potential return. He invests in people who demonstrate an ability to handle what He has given them.
Your words will tell others what you think. Your actions will tell them what you believe.
God is not preparing the Blessing for YOU, He is preparing YOU for the Blessing.
Sometimes what makes us insecure and vulnerable becomes the fuel we need to be overachievers. The antidote for a snakebite is made from the poison, and the thing that made you go backward is the same force that will push you forward.
Timing is so important! If you are going to be successful in dance, you must be able to respond to rhythm and timing. It’s the same in the Spirit. People who don’t understand God’s timing can become spiritually spastic, trying to make the right things happen at the wrong time. They don’t get His rhythm – and everyone can tell they are out of step. They birth things prematurely, threatening the very lives of their God-given dreams.
Surround yourself with people whose definition of you is not based on your history, but your destiny.
Never make a permanent decision based on a temporary storm. No matter how raging the billows are today, remind yourself: “This too shall pass!”
As much as it pleases God to bless you, there will be moments when everything you try goes up in smoke. There will be moments when the one you counted on most walks away and leaves you groping through blinding tears and wailing questions of why. Plans and goals can be circumvented by the most disappointing of times, leaving you learning the art of patience and the acceptance of a denied request.
Face the giants in your life, slay them, and move on. Do not be daunted by the mistakes and failures in your life.
God gives you the resources for success. But it is up to you to recognize them and use them to their fullest.
I believe it is our attitude that determines our altitude. It is our attitude that allows us to soar above those things that would otherwise overcome us.
If you think down, you will go down. If you think up, you will go up. You’ll always travel in the direction of your thinking.
Famous TD Jakes Sayings
We all set out to make a difference in the world, but the first step is to achieve the less lofty goal of changing your own world.
May the passion to be all that God wants you to be sweep across your soul like a gentle breeze.
If you have achieved any level of success, then pour it into someone else. Success is not success without a successor.
If you have the FAITH to believe it, you have the POWER to conceive it!
Too many people want the appearance of winning rather than the practices and hard work that create a true champion.
God’s not going to promote you because you have a dream, He’s going to promote you because you’ve maximized where you are so now you’re ready to go to the next level.
You must realize that if you are going to reach the heights you have been called to reach, you may elicit some criticism from those who are jealous, petty or angry because they were left behind.
There is nothing I’m any more passionate about than empowering the next generation.
Hardship can humble you, but it cannot break you unless you let it. Your instinct for survival will see you through if you are attuned to its frequency.
Forgiveness is about empowering yourself, rather than empowering your past.
Don’t lose your dignity and self-respect trying to make people love and appreciate you, when they just aren’t capable.
Destiny is not for comfort seekers. Destiny is for the daring and determined who are willing to endure some discomfort, delay gratification, and go where destiny leads.
Don’t mistake delays for destiny, you may be delayed but you have not been denied.
When you are a giraffe and you receive criticism from turtles, they are reporting the view from the level they are on.
You face your greatest opposition when you’re closet to your biggest miracle.
If you don’t like the way your life is going, redesign it. Redeem the years you lost. Restore your vision, revive your passion for living, and reclaim what was dormant inside of you. I cannot give you the dream but I can give you the tools to reach the dreams you have inside.
If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure our your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.
It is important to remember that for every person, there will be a problem. Even more importantly, for every problem, our God has a prescription.