50 Best Know Your Place Quotes

If you’re feeling lost or just want to remind yourself where you belong, take a look at these famous know your place quotes. Whether it’s in your family, your job, or your community, knowing where you stand is a valuable lesson. Here are some quotes on knowing your place that will help you live a more fulfilled life.

50 Best Know Your Place Quotes

1. “Once you become aware that the main business that you are here for is to know God, most of life’s problems fall into place of their own accord.” – J.I. Packer

2. “It is about getting a sense of integrity about issues. That was was my enlightenment over it and knowing that I had a safe place to go to handle anything in life.” – John Travolta

3. “The nicest place to be is in someone’s THOUGHTS! The safest place to be is in someone’s PRAYERS! And the best place to be is in GOD’S Hands!” – Unknown

4. “Santa Fe is a great place which people don’t get there often, but it’s like a unique place.” – Mick Ralphs

5. “It’s stupid to say that there’s any comfort to be had in ‘knowing your place,’ but there is a sense of reassuring escapism to something like ‘Downton Abbey.’ There’s a perceived romance and elegance that is wonderful to lose yourself in.” – Kate Reardon

6. “I went to a place recently I think is one of the most fu..ed up places I’ve ever been to. I’m convinced this place is the epitome of American excess, of American greed. I’m talking about a place called Cold Stone Creamery. Whoa. If you have not been there, the basic gist of Cold Stone is that they take ice cream and then they just go ape sh… With it.” – Aziz Ansari

7. “Love has its place, as does hate. Peace has its place, as does war. Mercy has its place, as do cruelty and revenge.” – Meir Kahane

8. “In 1580, when William was sixteen, Campion passed through Warwickshire on his way to the more safely Catholic north. He stayed with a distant relative of Shakespeare’s, Sir William Catesby, whose son Robert would later be a ringleader of the Gunpowder Plot.” – Bill Bryson

9. “The whole time I was modeling, I had a place in Paris, and a place in New York, and I was really single.” – Boris Kodjoe

10. “God cares about you and your needs. Bring them to Him in a spirit of worship and thanksgiving, knowing that He is mindful of your place in His creation.” – David Jeremiah

11. “When government disappears, it’s not as if paradise will take its place. When governments are gone, other interests will take their place.” – Lawrence Lessig

12. “I mean, theater acting for me is the true form. It’s the real place where you learn, the place where you practice, the place where you can take risks and try things out, and I think what film acting is when you’ve perfected what you’re doing and it’s a polished piece of work, then you do it on film.” – Dominic Monaghan

13. “When time and space and change converge, we find place. We arrive in Place when we resolve things. Place is peace of mind and understanding. Place is knowledge of self. Place is resolution.” – Abdullah Ibrahim

14. “The lesson which life repeats and constantly enforces is ‘look under foot.’ You are always nearer the divine and the true sources of your power than you think. The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are. Do not despise you own place and hour. Every place is under the stars, every place is the center of the world.” – John Burroughs

15. “There is a place. A place that knows no sadness, where even feeling blue is a happy thing.” – Unknown

16. “The safest place to be is always halfway into your future, without even knowing what it is.” – Robert Krulwich

17. “From the first place of liquid darkness, within the second place of air and light, I set down the following record with its mixture of fact and truths and memories of truths and its direction toward the Third Place, where the starting point is myth.” – Janet Frame

18. “She was a woman of extended silences, I noticed, and she said very little as we walked the streets of La Boca, looking at its brightly colored houses. It was as if she understood that quiet observation was the key to knowing a place, perhaps even the key to life.” – Thomas H. Cook

19. “I love that blurry place where life’s transitions are made without you even knowing it.” – Ann Brashares

20. “It wasn’t exactly love at first sight, but it was deeper than that. A sense of belonging to a place I never knew I wanted but somehow always needed. It was a home that carried a heartbeat.” – Nikki Rowe

21. “We didn’t think we were a fourth-place team. For us to beat the first-place team in the West and the first-place team in the East shows the dedication and determination that we had.” – Cobi Jones

22. “After eighteen years of mediocrity, I was pretty used to being average. I realized now that I’d long ago given up any aspirations of shining at anything. I just did the best with what I had, never quite fitting into my world. So this was really different. I was amazing now to them and to myself. It was like I had been born to be a vampire. The idea made me want to laugh, but it also made me want to sing. I had found my true place in the world, the place I fit, the place I shined.” -Bella Cullen – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn

23. “Don’t try to follow any trends, just concentrate on writing great songs and knowing your instrument. All the other stuff will fall into place.” – Steven Adler

24. “I have a sneaking suspicion that all religions lead to the same place, a very unified place.” – Jewel Kilcher

25. “I’m not sure whether Los Angeles borders on the ocean or on oblivion. I always feel that I’m two steps away from the other side when I’m out there. It’s more like a vacation place or a place to visit than a place to hunker down.” – Jeffrey Wright

26. “You can learn more from failure than success. In failure you’re forced to find out what part did not work. But in success you can believe everything you did was great, when in fact some parts may not have worked at all. Failure forces you to face reality.” – Fred Brooks

27. “Don’t give special place to any one in your heart. it’s easy to give that place but it hurt more when they don’t know the value of that place.” – Unknown

28. “The best way to have your people be happy and satisfied is to earn the right to have them come back to work for you the next day, knowing that there are tons of other places.” – Maynard Webb

29. “The safest place to keep your secrets is to keep them in your mind with a locked tongue.” – Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

30. “It must start by knowing Time = Life. Spending your life on impulse will lead to a broke life, just like impulse buying leads to an empty wallet! How much value you place on your time reflects in the activities that consume your time.” – Archibald Marwizi

31. “It felt like the wrong thing to do, standing at the wrong door in the wrong place. We did it anyway. Knowing something is wrong and doing it anyway happens very often in life, and I doubt I will eer know why?” – Lemony Snicket

32. “When a man stands on the verge of seventy-two you know perfectly well that he never reached that place without knowing what this life is – heartbreaking bereavement.” – Mark Twain

33. “There is no place where we can safely store worn-out reactors or their garbage. No place!” – David R Brower

34. “There is no room for second place. There is only one place in my game and that is first place. I have finished second twice in my time at Green Bay and I never want to finish second again.” – Vince Lombardi

35. “Life certainly points it out to you – ‘you can go this way or the other way.’ You have to decide and it’s a very strong decision because, would you sleep well knowing that you’re living in the best place, but you’re letting the place where you should live alone?” – Gael Garcia Bernal

36. “I think not knowing what to think of your paintings is a good place to be.” – Julian Schnabel

37. “He had destroyed and shattered my love only to conquer it again.” – J.C. Reed

38. “Of any stopping place in life, it is good to ask whether it will be a good place from which to go on as well as a good place to remain.” – Mary Catherine Bateson

39. “I would rather dwell in the dim fog of superstition than in air rarefied to nothing by the air-pump of unbelief-in which the panting breast expires, vainly and convulsively gasping for breath.” – Jean Paul

40. “Perhaps the virtue of coming from a place like Tasmania is that you had the great gift of knowing that you were not the centre of things, yet life was no less where you were.” – Richard Flanagan

41. “If you want somebody to change so much, what is it that you love about that person?” – Yasmin Ahmad

42. “There’s no bigger rush than working as a huge team on a set in film and television.” – Kyle Cassie

43. “Everyone has a specific place in the cosmic fiber of the universe and if you do not find it for yourself, you will be forever traveling without knowing where you have to go. So look deep into yourself and find the reason for your being.” – Shashi

44. “When a believer is in the place of obedience, no matter how severe the storm, he is as safe as if he were at home in his own bed, because the place of security is not the place of proper circumstances or of desirable circumstances. The place of security and safety, for the believer, is the place of obedience to the Lord. They were safe in the midst of a storm in obedience.”  – John MacArthur

45. “…there was so much more to life than just money. There were family and friends, there was good, satisfying work, and knowing you had a place on this earth where you were loved and there was nothing to prove.” – Natalie Baszile

46. “Those of us who have overcome so many adversities from a very young age, are privileged to be able to communicate profound insights and advice to others, speaking from a place of genuine confidence and knowing.” – Miya Yamanouchi

47. “Change, like healing, takes time.” – Veronica Roth

48. “Life is not a thing of knowing only nay, mere knowledge has properly no place at all save as it becomes the handmaiden of feeling and emotions.” – Learned Hand

49. “Her greatest joy in life was knowing that her importance to the team was by no means small and that, as narrow as that world might be, she had been granted a definite place in it. Someone needed her.” – Haruki Murakami

50. “I guess because I had such a horrible life growing up, going from place to place not knowing what I was gonna do and ending up being homeless, there was a lot of pain and a lot of anger that was coming out through my guitar playing.” – Dave Mustaine





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