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Quotes And Sayings About Habit

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Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


To fall into a habit is to begin to cease to be.
~By Miguel de Unamuno ~


We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
~By John Dryden ~


Names, once they are in common use, quickly become mere sounds, their etymology being buried, like so many of the earth's marvels, beneath the dust of habit.
~By Salman Rushdie ~


Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's private lives, than the failings and faults of individuals are in infecting the city at large.
~By Plutarch ~


To limit the press is to insult a nation; to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or slaves.
~By Claud-Adrian Helvetius ~


Throughout history, it took centuries for the habits of one culture to materially affect another. Now, that which becomes popular in one country can sweep through others within months.
~By Dee Hock ~


We help people to begin truly healthful diets, and it is absolutely wonderful to see, not only their success, but also their delight at their ability to break old habits and feel really healthy for a change.
~By Neal Barnard ~


Humans are amphibians - half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals they inhabit time.
~By C. S. Lewis ~


What a man believes may be ascertained, not from his creed, but from the assumptions on which he habitually acts.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


The habits of life form the soul, and the soul forms the countenance.
~By Honore De Balzac ~


The only way people are going to change their car buying habits, and the only way government will get behind alternatively fueled vehicles, is if gasoline prices continue to go up.
~By Alexandra Paul ~


Gradually I came to realize that people will more readily swallow lies than truth, as if the taste of lies was homey, appetizing: a habit.
~By Martha Gellhorn ~


Without struggle, no progress and no result. Every breaking of habit produces a change in the machine.
~By George Gurdjieff ~


What helps luck is a habit of watching for opportunities, of having a patient but restless mind, of sacrificing one's ease or vanity, or uniting a love of detail to foresight, and of passing through hard times bravely and cheerfully.
~By Victor Cherbuliez ~


A collection of huts surrounded by a barbed wire fence, and in the huts lived 500 of the original inhabitants of our area. And so it went with many country towns around Australia.
~By Phillip Noyce ~


I think anybody would have to be with out common sense to think there weren't aliens. There are billions of planets, and I am convinced Earth is not the only one that's inhabited. It would be quite an ego trip to think that. I think about it all the time.
~By Sabrina Lloyd ~


Joe Kennedy isn't in the habit of having incompetents around. I wouldn't have lasted three months if I didn't have some ability.
~By Sargent Shriver ~


Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
~By Peter Ustinov ~


While some no other cause for life can give, but a dull habitude to live.
~By John Oldham ~


It is an ironic habit of human beings to run faster when we have lost our way.
~By Rollo May ~


Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them.
~By Agatha Christie ~


Life is made up, not of great sacrifices or duties, but of little things, in which smiles and kindness, and small obligations given habitually, are what preserve the heart and secure comfort.
~By Humphry Davy ~


One likes to think that one anticipates changes in the spaces we inhabit, and our ideas about space.
~By Jasper Johns ~


We see and hear and otherwise experience very largely as we do because the language habits of our community predispose certain choices of interpretation.
~By Edward Sapir ~


Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.
~By Warren Buffett ~


We tend to connect bad food and bad habits with romance and sex.
~By Marilu Henner ~


In the Arab world, there is no link between the cultural habits of peoples and the ways of thinking and creating of modern intellectuals. They are two separate worlds.
~By Tahar Ben Jelloun ~


There are some men who lift the age they inhabit, till all men walk on higher ground in that lifetime.
~By Maxwell Anderson ~


It has been generally the custom of writers on natural history to take the habits and instincts of animals as the fixed point, and to consider their structure and organization as specially adapted to be in accordance with them.
~By Alfred Russel Wallace ~


Turkeys, quails, and small birds, are here to be seen; but birds are not numerous in desart forests; they draw near to the habitations of men, as I have constantly observed in all my travels.
~By William Bartram ~


Mindless habitual behavior is the enemy of innovation.
~By Rosabeth Moss Kanter ~


Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.
~By Vince Lombardi ~


Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form.
~By Andre Maurois ~


Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings.
~By William James ~


I really do inhabit a system in which words are capable of shaking the entire structure of government, where words can prove mightier than ten military divisions.
~By Vaclav Havel ~


This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.
~By Abraham Lincoln ~


To this day I always insist on working out a problem from the beginning without reading up on it first, a habit that sometimes gets me into trouble but just as often helps me see things my predecessors have missed.
~By Robert B. Laughlin ~


If success is a habit, it is a hard one to acquire.
~By Mason Cooley ~


I developed the habit of writing novels behind a closed door, or at my uncle's, on the dining table.
~By Patrick White ~


Five enemies of peace inhabit with us - avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
~By Petrarch ~


Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future. And we are all mortal.
~By John F. Kennedy ~


I had developed this habit of writing scenarios as a hobby. I would find out which stories had been sold to be made into films and I would write my own treatment and then compare it.
~By Satyajit Ray ~


The accent got lost somewhere along the way. I'm a little embarrassed about it. When I arrived in LA I assumed I'd be able to put on the American accent. It proved difficult so I had six months working with a dialect coach and it's become a habit.
~By Martin Henderson ~


Public opinion is a permeating influence, and it exacts obedience to itself; it requires us to drink other men's thoughts, to speak other men's words, to follow other men's habits.
~By Walter Bagehot ~


Those who enjoy their own emotionally bad health and who habitually fill their own minds with the rank poisons of suspicion, jealousy and hatred, as a rule take umbrage at those who refuse to do likewise, and they find a perverted relief in trying to denigrate them.
~By Johannes Brahms ~


Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
~By Norman Vincent Peale ~


There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision.
~By William James ~


Every once in a while someone without a single bad habit gets caught.
~By Kin Hubbard ~


The philosophic spirit of inquiry may be traced to brute curiosity, and that to the habit of examining all things in search of food.
~By William Winwood Reade ~


Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
~By Maya Angelou ~


A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.
~By Mark Twain ~


Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind; for the soul is dyed by the thoughts.
~By Marcus Aurelius ~


When I came there I found all my family gone, for the Indians had killed five people in the winter near that place, which frightened my wife and family away to Roanoke about 35 miles nearer in among the inhabitants, which I was informed of by an old man I met near the place.
~By Christopher Gist ~


Habituated from our Infancy to trample upon the Rights of Human Nature, every generous, every liberal Sentiment, if not extinguished, is enfeebled in our Minds.
~By George Mason ~


Your desired behavior must become just as much a habit as your undesired behavior was before.
~By Mike Hawkins ~


There are no good or bad habits. All habits are, by definition, bad.
~By Jose Bergamin ~


Rigid, the skeleton of habit alone upholds the human frame.
~By Virginia Woolf ~


Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life.
~By James A. Michener ~


Law in general is human reason, inasmuch as it governs all the inhabitants of the earth: the political and civil laws of each nation ought to be only the particular cases in which human reason is applied.
~By Charles de Secondat ~


I don't make a habit of watching tennis matches, but I try to watch all the major finals. I try to make time for that. So unless I have something going with the kids where I can't, I try to watch, and I enjoy that.
~By Ivan Lendl ~


The successful establishment of a buffer zone around Fort Carson will provide an example for other bases around the country as we seek to protect the training mission of the U.S. military while preserving critical habitats on our ranges.
~By Wayne Allard ~


One researcher just determined that African and Indian elephants make each other sick. When a new animal or plant is introduced to a habitat bad things happen. The biggest danger to native wildlife is foreign wildlife.
~By Robert T. Bakker ~


For this generation, ours, life is nuclear survival, liberty is human rights, the pursuit of happiness is a planet whose resources are devoted to the physical and spiritual nourishment of its inhabitants.
~By Jimmy Carter ~


Yet otters have not been hunters in water long enough for the habit to become an instinct.
~By Henry Williamson ~


There is surely no contradiction in saying that a certain section of the community may be quite competent to protect the persons and property of the rest, yet quite unfit to direct our opinions, or to superintend our private habits.
~By Thomas Babington ~


A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?
~By Khalil Gibran ~


One has to grow up with good talk in order to form the habit of it.
~By Helen Hayes ~


We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
~By Aristotle ~


Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
~By Aristotle ~


Every time I would open my mouth to sing, everybody was paying attention to me. It became a habit.
~By Nana Mouskouri ~


Kelly has a rather bad habit of interrupting.
~By Jack Osbourne ~


Sow an act and you reap a habit. Sow a habit and you reap a character. Sow a character and you reap a destiny.
~By Charles Reade ~


I'm trying to get in the habit of, you know, picking up a book and learning how to write my feelings down, not my feelings but my thoughts, about things, and hopefully I'll moving toward the writing and directing thing soon.
~By Corey Haim ~


At a moderate calculation, among a million of persons inhabiting the metropolis, there are, at least, twenty-five thousand children who attend these schools, and cost their parents as many pounds sterling, per annum.
~By Joseph Lancaster ~


Until you have cultivated the habit of saying some kind word of those whom you do not admire, you will be neither successful nor happy.
~By Napolean Hill ~


Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
~By John Dryden ~


Habits change into character.
~By Ovid ~


The natural habitat of the tongue is the left cheek.
~By Red Smith ~


The streets and alleys of the ward were notoriously filthy, and the contractors habitually neglected them, not failing, however, to draw their regular payments from the city treasury.
~By Ray Stannard Baker ~


With the exception of certain rodents, no other vertebrate except Homo sapiens habitually destroys members of his own species.
~By Anthony Storr ~


Achieve success in any area of life by identifying the optimum strategies and repeating them until they become habits.
~By Charles J. Givens ~


Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those circumstances by which nature forms our habits, by which we are nurtured and live.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Never give way to melancholy; resist it steadily, for the habit will encroach.
~By Sydney Smith ~


We say the name of God, but that is only habit.
~By Nikita Khrushchev ~


Old habits are strong and jealous.
~By Dorothea Brande ~


But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


I have struck a city - a real city - and they call it Chicago... I urgently desire never to see it again. It is inhabited by savages.
~By Rudyard Kipling ~


I am a smoker, I'm ashamed to say. I had given it up for many years, then picked it up again. It's a horrible habit. I struggle with myself all the time. And I love to smoke.
~By Melissa Leo ~


Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another.
~By Eustace Budgell ~


Until you have formed the habit of looking for the good instead of the bad there is in others, you will be neither successful nor happy.
~By Napolean Hill ~


Marriage is a very good thing, but I think it's a mistake to make a habit out of it.
~By W. Somerset Maugham ~


Iceland, though it lies so far to the north that it is partly within the Arctic Circle, is, like Norway, Scotland, and Ireland, affected by the Gulf Stream, so that considerable portions of it are quite habitable.
~By Harry Johnston ~


It is a curious thing... that every creed promises a paradise which will be absolutely uninhabitable for anyone of civilized taste.
~By Evelyn Waugh ~


Usually, it is not my habit to address religious issues on the floor. I strongly believe in a person's right to religious freedom, as well as the separation of church and state.
~By Alcee Hastings ~


Painting, sculpture and architecture are finished, but the art habit continues.
~By Robert Smithson ~


Territory is but the body of a nation. The people who inhabit its hills and valleys are its soul, its spirit, its life.
~By James A. Garfield ~


Habit is stronger than reason.
~By George Santayana ~


Russia contains one fourth of the inhabitants of all Europe, and one half of the entire number of Israelites.
~By Isaac Mayer Wise ~

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January 27 ,2021
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