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Saint Augustine – 29 Quotes

  29 Quotes by Saint Augustine   What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of Read more…

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Salma Hayek – 28 Quotes

  28 Quotes by Salma Hayek   I’ll tell you, there is nothing better in life than being a late bloomer. I believe that success can happen at any time and at any age. – Salma Hayek You can have a spiritual awakening and discover a new side of you Read more…

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Salman Khan – 5 Quotes

  5 Quotes by Salman Khan   Sometimes I feel I hope I am not taking advantage of my stardom. – Salman Khan If the film is a hit then everyone shares the success. If it is going to be a disaster then it might as well be because of Read more…

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Salman Rushdie – 19 Quotes

  19 Quotes by Salman Rushdie   I do not need the idea of God to explain the world I live in. – Salman Rushdie Vertigo is the conflict between the fear of falling and the desire to fall. – Salman Rushdie What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom Read more…

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Salvador Dali – 16 Quotes

  A small collection of 16 quotes from Salvador Dali   Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it. – Salvador Dali Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. – Salvador Dali Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die. – Salvador Dali Painting is Read more…

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Samantha Morton – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Samantha Morton   I have worked very hard on being aware of my childhood but moving forward and not letting it bring me down emotionally. That is a hard thing – especially when you have children of your own and you remember what happened to you Read more…

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Sammy Davis, Jr. – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Sammy Davis, Jr.   My home has always been show business. – Sammy Davis, Jr. Part of show business is magic. You don’t know how it happens. – Sammy Davis, Jr. You can be in this business 50 years and still not know anything about it. Read more…

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Samuel Butler – 81 Quotes

  81 Quotes by Samuel Butler   Work with some men is as besetting a sin as idleness. – Samuel Butler Think of and look at your work as though it were done by your enemy. I you look at it to admire it, you are lost. – Samuel Butler Read more…

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Samuel Goldwyn – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Samuel Goldwyn   Here I am paying big money to you writers and what for? All you do is change the words. – Samuel Goldwyn No person who is enthusiastic about his work has anything to fear from life. – Samuel Goldwyn I don’t think anyone Read more…

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Samuel Johnson – 83 Quotes

  83 Quotes by Samuel Johnson   No man was ever great by imitation. – Samuel Johnson Exercise is labor without weariness. – Samuel Johnson The future is purchased by the present. – Samuel Johnson Power is not sufficient evidence of truth. – Samuel Johnson Patriotism is the last refuge Read more…

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Samuel L. Jackson – 14 Quotes

  14 Quotes by Samuel L. Jackson   Not everybody goes to movies to get their life changed. – Samuel L. Jackson I actually think I have an audience member’s sensibility about going to the movies. – Samuel L. Jackson I hope Obama gets scary in the next four years, Read more…

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Samuel Richardson – 25 Quotes

  25 Quotes by Samuel Richardson   If the education and studies of children were suited to their inclinations and capacities, many would be made useful members of society that otherwise would make no figure in it. – Samuel Richardson The difference in the education of men and women must Read more…

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Samuel Smiles – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Samuel Smiles   Progress however, of the best kind, is comparatively slow. Great results cannot be achieved at once and we must be satisfied to advance in life as we walk, step by step. – Samuel Smiles Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the Read more…

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge – 32 Quotes

  32 Quotes by Samuel Taylor Coleridge   Friendship is a sheltering tree. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge Poetry: the best words in the best order. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge In politics, what begins in fear usually ends in failure. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge Love is flower like Friendship is like Read more…

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Sandra Day O’Connor – 27 Quotes

  27 Quotes by Sandra Day O’Connor   Most high courts in other nations do not have discretion, such as we enjoy, in selecting the cases that the high court reviews. Our court is virtually alone in the amount of discretion it has. – Sandra Day O’Connor We don’t accomplish Read more…

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Sara Blakely – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Sara Blakely   My dad encouraged us to fail. Growing up, he would ask us what we failed at that week. If we didn’t have something, he would be disappointed. It changed my mindset at an early age that failure is not the outcome, failure is Read more…

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Sarah McLachlan – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Sarah McLachlan   I think sometimes all you need is to hear someone else say the same thing that you’re going through to realize that you’re not alone. I try to put some sense of hope into the songs, into whatever the situation is so that Read more…

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Sarah Palin – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Sarah Palin   Well, I’m not a member of the permanent political establishment, and I’ve learned quickly these last few days that if you’re not a member in good standing of the Washington elite, then some in the media consider a candidate unqualified for that reason Read more…

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Sargent Shriver – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Sargent Shriver   As far as I was concerned, the Depression was an ill wind that blew some good. If it hadn’t occurred, my parents would have given me my college education. As it was, I had to scrabble for it. – Sargent Shriver If education Read more…

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Scott Adams – 25 Quotes

  25 Quotes by Scott Adams   Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. – Scott Adams The best things in life are silly. – Scott Adams Work is like the rest of life. The best parts are free. – Scott Adams Some Read more…

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Scott Walker – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Scott Walker   What has made America amazing has been the fact that throughout our history, throughout the more than 200 years of our history, there have been men and women of courage who stood up and decided it was more important to look out for Read more…

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Seann William Scott – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Seann William Scott   Working on the ‘Ice Age’ movies, I’m really proud to be in them. – Seann William Scott I’m cool with the way I look, I’m not an ugly dog, but I don’t see myself as a stud or anything. – Seann William Read more…

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Serena Williams – 10 Quotes

  10 Quotes by Serena Williams   I’m really exciting. I smile a lot, I win a lot, and I’m really sexy. – Serena Williams I’ve had to learn to fight all my life – got to learn to keep smiling. If you smile things will work out. – Serena Read more…

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Seth Godin – 4 Quotes

  4 Quotes by Seth Godin   Being aware of your fear is smart. Overcoming it is the mark of a successful person. – Seth Godin The future of publishing is about having connections to readers and the knowledge of what those readers want. – Seth Godin In a crowded Read more…

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Seth Rogen – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Seth Rogen   The current Babe Ruth of improv? Sacha Baron Cohen. He’s pretty amazing. – Seth Rogen My mom’s a social worker, and my dad works in non-profit organisations. – Seth Rogen I feel like if I won an award and I was giving my Read more…

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Shahrukh Khan – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Shahrukh Khan   Everyone has their own way of expressing happiness. – Shahrukh Khan I think love can happen at any age… it has no age. – Shahrukh Khan I truly believe my job is to make sure people smile. – Shahrukh Khan Success is not Read more…

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Shania Twain – 25 Quotes

  25 Quotes by Shania Twain   It was just like a dream. I could have ended up with an album that’s not all that different from anything else coming out of Nashville. Mutt made the difference. He took these songs, my attitude, my creativity, and colored them in a Read more…

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Shaquille O’Neal – 13 Quotes

  13 Quotes by Shaquille O’Neal   Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God’s way to say nobody’s perfect. – Shaquille O’Neal I’m a weird big guy. Doing rapping, doing movies. Do a lot of stuff. But always do things the right way. – Shaquille O’Neal If Read more…

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Shaun White – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Shaun White   I’m proud of the U.S.A. We’ve done some amazing things. To wear our flag in the Olympics is an honor. – Shaun White Surfers have the most attitude. – Shaun White I think everybody can agree that you can hear a certain song Read more…

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Sherri Shepherd – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Sherri Shepherd   God bless you if you have one child, but I don’t think anybody should have just one child. Everybody needs a sibling. I have siblings, and I have so many amazing, precious memories with my siblings. I don’t know what I would do Read more…

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Shia LaBeouf – 45 Quotes

  45 Quotes by Shia LaBeouf   Comics, for me, is being able to sing alone in the shower. I find it freeing. You just pick up a pen and get to it. – Shia LaBeouf I’m not an Adonis, that’s for damn sure. I’ve never really thought of myself Read more…

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Shimon Peres – 27 Quotes

  27 Quotes by Shimon Peres   The older generation had greater respect for land than science. But we live in an age when science, more than soil, has become the provider of growth and abundance. Living just on the land creates loneliness in an age of globality. – Shimon Read more…

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Shirley MacLaine – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Shirley MacLaine   I’ve gotten crankier in my old age. – Shirley MacLaine I’d like to introduce someone who has just come into my life. I’ve admired him for 35 years. He’s someone who represents integrity, honesty, art, and on top of that stuff I’m actually Read more…

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Sienna Miller – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Sienna Miller   I feel we live in the kind of culture now where you have to be very smart to navigate the right way, and I just don’t have those smarts. I think with age and time it will change, but I can’t obsess about Read more…

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Sigmund Freud – 34 Quotes

  34 Quotes by Sigmund Freud   If youth knew if age could. – Sigmund Freud The goal of all life is death. – Sigmund Freud One is very crazy when in love. – Sigmund Freud Time spent with cats is never wasted. – Sigmund Freud Love and work are Read more…

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Simon Mainwaring – 64 Quotes

  64 Quotes by Simon Mainwaring   Technology is teaching us to be human again. – Simon Mainwaring Social media is not about the exploitation of technology but service to community. – Simon Mainwaring Work with your competitors when the interest of the community and planet are at stake. – Read more…

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Simone de Beauvoir – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Simone de Beauvoir   It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life’s parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with Read more…

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Simone Weil – 37 Quotes

  37 Quotes by Simone Weil   I can, therefore I am. – Simone Weil Humility is attentive patience. – Simone Weil Beauty always promises, but never gives anything. – Simone Weil The future is made of the same stuff as the present. – Simone Weil To get power over Read more…

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Sloane Crosley – 31 Quotes

  31 Quotes by Sloane Crosley   I’m a summer baby, so I usually have my birthday as a good summer memory. – Sloane Crosley The truth is, I wrote a novel when I was 23. It’s hideously bad. Truly rotten. – Sloane Crosley I like to try to do Read more…

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Socrates – 28 Quotes

  28 Quotes by Socrates   Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant. – Socrates Beauty is a short-lived tyranny. – Socrates Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind. – Socrates Our prayers should be for Read more…

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Sophia Bush – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Sophia Bush   Marriage is not about age it’s about finding the right person. – Sophia Bush Because sorry to say, women run the house. They run the family. They hold things up. I mean, it’s like you don’t ever see your mom get sick because Read more…

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Sophocles – 49 Quotes

  49 Quotes by Sophocles   Who seeks shall find. – Sophocles No lie ever reaches old age. – Sophocles Wisdom outweighs any wealth. – Sophocles Success is dependent on effort. – Sophocles Evil gains work their punishment. – Sophocles Silence is an ornament for women. – Sophocles Trust dies Read more…

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Soren Kierkegaard – 35 Quotes

  35 Quotes by Soren Kierkegaard   Don’t forget to love yourself. – Soren Kierkegaard Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom. – Soren Kierkegaard Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself. – Soren Kierkegaard Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays. – Soren Kierkegaard Read more…

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Stanislav Grof – 30 Quotes

  30 Quotes by Stanislav Grof   I have to say I regretted giving up animated movies. – Stanislav Grof The elimination of the fear of death transforms the individual’s way of being in the world. – Stanislav Grof Consciousness after death demonstrates the possibility of consciousness operating independently of Read more…

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Stendhal – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Stendhal   This is the curse of our age, even the strangest aberrations are no cure for boredom. – Stendhal The man of genius is he and he alone who finds such joy in his art that he will work at it come hell or high Read more…

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Stephen Covey – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Stephen Covey   A cardinal principle of Total Quality escapes too many managers: you cannot continuously improve interdependent systems and processes until you progressively perfect interdependent, interpersonal relationships. – Stephen Covey Employers and business leaders need people who can think for themselves – who can take Read more…

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Stephen Fry – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Stephen Fry   I don’t need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me. – Stephen Fry I don’t watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself. – Stephen Fry I’ve never had any Read more…

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Stephen Harper – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Stephen Harper   We have in this country a federal government that increasingly is engaged in trying to determine which business, which regions, which industries will succeed, which will not through a whole range of economic development, regional development corporate subsidization programs. – Stephen Harper I Read more…

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Stephen Hawking – 36 Quotes

  36 Quotes by Stephen Hawking   Women. They are a complete mystery. – Stephen Hawking Among physicists, I’m respected I hope. – Stephen Hawking Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny. – Stephen Hawking Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change. – Stephen Hawking My work and Read more…

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Stephen King – 28 Quotes

  28 Quotes by Stephen King   A lot of us grow up and we grow out of the literal interpretation that we get when we’re children, but we bear the scars all our life. Whether they’re scars of beauty or scars of ugliness, it’s pretty much in the eye Read more…

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Love Quotes by Sam Keen

“We come to love not by finding a perfect person but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly”

– Sam Keen"We come to love not by finding a perfect person but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly" by Sam Keen