ispace1 loading

Quotes & Sayings – Articles, Blogs, Comments, Discussions, Postings

Self Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Self

Self Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Self

Read This: Possession Quotes And Sayings

Music in itself carries a whole set of messages which are very, very rich and complex, and the words either serve to exclude certain ones or point up certain others.
~By Brian Eno ~


I wanted to express myself. I wanted to be creative and I didn't want to worry about someone bossing me around in the process. You have to struggle no matter where you are to get to where you're going, so I'm like, working it honey!
~By Michelle Rodriguez ~


America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle. We as a people have such a purpose today. It is to make kinder the face of the nation and gentler the face of the world.
~By George H. W. Bush ~


I was a Navy officer writing about Navy problems and I simply stole this lovely Army nurse and popped her into a Navy uniform, where she has done very well for herself.
~By James A. Michener ~


I dont really look at myself as a role model. And I just am the way I am and if people want to look up to me, they do. By no means do I like to give a negative image either.
~By Jordan Knight ~


All the principles of heaven and earth are living inside you. Life itself is truth, and this will never change. Everything in heaven and earth breathes. Breath is the thread that ties creation together.
~By Morihei Ueshiba ~


Knowledge is not a passion from without the mind, but an active exertion of the inward strength, vigor and power of the mind, displaying itself from within.
~By Ralph Cudworth ~


I don't view myself as a political leftie. I view myself as a storyteller who is fair to both sides.
~By Tim Robbins ~


The democratic and pedestrian character of the new Mass itself seems to invite the ditties that pass for hymns these days.
~By Richard Morris ~


The goal of art was the vital expression of self.
~By Alfred Stieglitz ~


I wrote for a weekly magazine and then edited a literary magazine, but I did not really feel comfortable with the profession of journalism itself.
~By Guillermo Cabrera Infante ~


A man has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so.
~By Walter Lippmann ~


I worked with Steven Spielberg on Amistad... he seemed so very secure in himself that he let me do things.
~By Anthony Hopkins ~


British fashion is self confident and fearless. It refuses to bow to commerce, thus generating a constant flow of new ideas whilst drawing in British heritage.
~By Alexander McQueen ~


When you find yourself on stage singing and you are embarrassed about what you are singing in front of your peers, then you have to think about your priorities.
~By Alison Moyet ~


Modern education has devoted itself to the teaching of impudence, and then we complain that we can no longer control our mobs.
~By John Ruskin ~


And for man to look upon himself as a capital good, even if it did not impair his freedom, may seem to debase him... by investing in themselves, people can enlarge the range of choice available to them. It is one way free men can enhance their welfare.
~By Theodore William Schultz ~


I have yet to find a man worth his salt in any direction who did not think of himself first and foremost.
~By George Jean Nathan ~


The proper method for hastening the decay of error is by teaching every man to think for himself.
~By William Godwin ~


When families observe a later, deeper stage of cult involvement they may find it necessary to consider the involvement of a professional such as myself in an intervention effort.
~By Rick Ross ~


I simply don't believe in failure. In itself, it doesn't exist. We create it. We make ourselves fail.
~By Alice Foote MacDougall ~


If it was something that I really committed myself to, I don't think there's anything that could stop me becoming President of the United States.
~By Will Smith ~


Twenty-five million veterans are living among us today. These men and women selflessly set aside their civilian lives to put on the uniform and serve us.
~By Steve Buyer ~


The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
~By Henry Miller ~


Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman, with self-love.
~By Jose Bergamin ~


To be successful you have to be lucky, or a little mad, or very talented, or find yourself in a rapid growth field.
~By Edward de Bono ~


For me, its like go ahead and eat. Live your life. I mean, I've just seen so much death, you know, as of late, being in my 40s, of people getting sick or, you know, whatever, that I just feel like, you know what? You never know with life. Eat. Enjoy yourself. Just try to be healthy and, you know, and watch it.
~By Debi Mazar ~


The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery and the contradiction of what it is pretending to be.
~By George Santayana ~


Night was running ahead of itself.
~By Jorge Amado ~


Usually, in the studio, on this sort of thing... you just go out and have a play over it, and see what comes, and it's usually - mostly - the first take that's the best one, and you find yourself repeating yourself thereafter.
~By David Gilmour ~


I went to the Glasgow Youth Theatre and they just let me in. But I was so shy that I was there for about six weeks without actually introducing myself.
~By Bill Forsyth ~


I hate committing myself to anything. It's probably the lack of discipline, honestly. I'm probably a spoiled brat worried about getting my way every time.
~By Cameron Diaz ~


Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
~By Plautus ~


I never thought of myself as being a good songwriter. There are a ton of other people that are good songwriters, but I don't think I'm in the club. What I do well is perform, sometimes sing pretty good, and accompany myself well and arrange fairly well.
~By Alex Chilton ~


Activate yourself to duty by remembering your position, who you are, and what you have obliged yourself to be.
~By Thomas Kempis ~


It is precisely because neither individuals nor small groups can be fully self-sufficient that cooperation is necessary to human survival and flourishing.
~By Tom G. Palmer ~


He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


It takes time and energy, and if I'm working, then I'd rather flop in front of the telly than put on a tiny dress and work out how to get myself to God knows where. I mean, lazy some would call it.
~By Daisy Donovan ~


I ever will profess myself the greatest friend to those whose actions best correspond with their doctrine; which, I am sorry to say, is too seldom the case amongst those nations who pretend most to civilization.
~By J. G. Stedman ~


You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


It was 1988, I believe, that I met Grit. We were both appearing in a Canadian Folk Festival and as we sat backstage he handed me his guitar. I played it, loved it, and then found out that he'd made it himself.
~By Tom Chapin ~


I don't want to give too much of it away, because I haven't cleared it with Bob, but the treatment is twenty years, and she, in an effort to protect herself faked her death and did a series of things regarding Dr. Loomis, who has died, because Michael Myers was after her.
~By Kevin Williamson ~


I am not worried about the deficit. It is big enough to take care of itself.
~By Ronald Reagan ~


A picture must possess a real power to generate light and for a long time now I've been conscious of expressing myself through light or rather in light.
~By Henri Matisse ~


I don't see myself necessarily having a burning desire to write a symphony.
~By Danny Elfman ~


Virtue knows that it is impossible to get on without compromise, and tunes herself, as it were, a trifle sharp to allow for an inevitable fall in playing.
~By Samuel Butler ~


Is it really true that political self-interest is nobler somehow than economic self-interest?
~By Milton Friedman ~


I went to the public schools myself. And they were great for me.
~By Charles Schumer ~


I try not to observe myself in the process of composing a poem because I don't want to come up with a formula, which I would then be unscrupulous in using.
~By Thom Gunn ~


The Wilmington, Delaware, television station that bills itself as The Family Minded Station is Channel 69.
~By Jonathan Carroll ~


I advise all the young kids to not overwork. You can't be out there blowing hard. You have to pace yourself.
~By Freddie Hubbard ~


I don't really mind what people say about my love life or anything like that, but the one thing is that, yes, I do sing and write all my own music. That is something that I hold really dear. And yeah, I made a fool of myself in front of the world, but it was also great to pick myself back up and go on tour.
~By Ashlee Simpson ~


If you don't try, if you don't do something for yourself, you won't get anywhere.
~By Bobby Darin ~


People seem to forget that one reason they are now thinking differently is Freud's legacy itself.
~By Peter Gay ~


The Language Poets are writing only about language itself. The Ashbery poets are writing only about poetry itself. That seems to me a kind of dead end.
~By Robert Morgan ~


And because no matter who you are, if you believe in yourself and your dream, New York will always be the place for you.
~By Michael Bloomberg ~


To keep oneself safe does not mean to bury oneself.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


In America, life is introverted, self-absorbed - and so is their music.
~By Chris Barber ~


Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes the animals, man makes himself.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused.
~By Shirley MacLaine ~


I'm very picky, and I'm never 100% happy with the work I do; I hate watching myself and hearing my voice.
~By Samantha Mumba ~


I'd just like to prove to myself that I'm all here and all together and can get the best out of myself. I'd also like to prove that to a couple of other people.
~By Roy Harper ~


The character I play is a wonderful compilation of things I hate about myself and things I love about myself and things that I've invented to make her even more interesting than me.
~By Camryn Manheim ~


Wherefore when a man giveth out his money upon condition that be may not demand it back until a certain time to come, he certainly may take a compensation for this inconvenience which he admits against himself.
~By William Petty ~


It seems to me self-evident that if you have a life, things happen in it, and certain things do change; certain things end. People you know die.
~By Jonathan Franzen ~


Reason is an action of the mind; knowledge is a possession of the mind; but faith is an attitude of the person. It means you are prepared to stake yourself on something being so.
~By Michael Ramsey ~


This is a serious, serious condition that is also called postpartum psychosis. And that's where, literally, you get so bad that you end up either hurting the baby or killing yourself.
~By Marie Osmond ~


One could look over the past century and ask oneself, has the increased longevity been good, bad or indifferent?
~By Leon Kass ~


There is something in the unselfish and self-sacrificing love of a brute, which goes directly to the heart of him who has had frequent occasion to test the paltry friendship and gossamer fidelity of mere Man.
~By Edgar Allan Poe ~


Then again, they're not scripted and I feel it's virtually impossible to be anything but yourself when you're in front of the cameras and cooking so there is a measure of truth in what you see.
~By Nigella Lawson ~


Existence itself does not feel horrible; it feels like an ecstasy, rather, which we have only to be still to experience.
~By John Updike ~


The self is an oral society in which the present is constantly running a dialogue with the past and the future inside of one skin.
~By David Antin ~


Simply put, you believer that things or people make you unhappy, but this is not accurate. You make yourself unhappy.
~By Wayne Dyer ~


You may think me crude, and probably I am crude, but I am not so crude as I was, for I am clever enough to see that the girl of nineteen who thought herself a genius was only an unusual girl writing her heart out.
~By Mary MacLane ~


Giving people self-confidence is by far the most important thing that I can do. Because then they will act.
~By Jack Welch ~


Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.
~By Ayn Rand ~


I find it very offensive when the government tells me what I can and cannot watch. Censor yourself.
~By Michael Badnarik ~


You do not travel if you are afraid of the unknown, you travel for the unknown, that reveals you with yourself.
~By Ella Maillart ~


I consider myself to be an inept pianist, a bad singer, and a merely competent songwriter. What I do, in my opinion, is by no means extraordinary.
~By Billy Joel ~


I could have made money this way, and perhaps amused myself writing code. But I knew that at the end of my career, I would look back on years of building walls to divide people, and feel I had spent my life making the world a worse place.
~By Richard Stallman ~


Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentiment of its end destroys it at its very peak.
~By August Strindberg ~


With self-discipline most anything is possible.
~By Theodore Roosevelt ~


Now that he has disavowed as outright lies many of the stories he told himself, it's hard to know what to make of those who still insist that David Brock had it right the first time.
~By Jane Mayer ~


I'm enjoying myself this year and for once I'm not chasing my fitness.
~By Jamie Redknapp ~


I pattern my actions and life after what I want. No two people are alike. You might admire attributes in others, but use these only as a guide in improving yourself in your own unique way. I don't go for carbon copies. Individualism is sacred!
~By Richard Chamberlain ~


Slavery to monarchs and ministers, which the world will be long freeing itself from, and whose deadly grasp stops the progress of the human mind, is not yet abolished.
~By Mary Wollstonecraft ~


When a man assumes a public trust he should consider himself a public property.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Lose yourself in generous service and every day can be a most unusual day, a triumphant day, an abundantly rewarding day!
~By William Arthur Ward ~


I try to take the time to appreciate and I certainly do appreciate and I do feel proud but that is probably one of the things I need to work on, building a bit of time for myself.
~By Orlando Bloom ~


It is conceivable that a party might gain the majority in parliament and claims the government for itself.
~By Franz von Papen ~


The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.
~By Charles de Gaulle ~


I really don't think life is about the I-could-have-beens. Life is only about the I-tried-to-do. I don't mind the failure but I can't imagine that I'd forgive myself if I didn't try.
~By Nikki Giovanni ~


Set yourself earnestly to see what you are made to do, and then set yourself earnestly to do it.
~By Phillips Brooks ~


The right honourable gentleman caught the Whigs bathing, and walked away with their clothes. He has left them in the full enjoyment of their liberal positions, and he is himself a strict conservative of their garments.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


I've never looked at myself and thought, 'Oh yeah, I'm sexy'. I've felt sexy and confident, but I don't look at myself that way.
~By Ashlee Simpson ~


When things are too easy I lose interest in them so I find ways to complicate them to get myself interested.
~By Richard Marx ~


Revenge is barren of itself: it is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight is murder, and its end is despair.
~By Friedrich Schiller ~


The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.
~By Phillips Brooks ~


The web of domination has become the web of Reason itself, and this society is fatally entangled in it.
~By Herbert Marcuse ~


Because I don't really think of myself as a hunk, to be honest.
~By Hugh Dancy ~

Read This: Etiquette Quotes And Sayings
May 6 ,2021
Author(s):  ispace1
All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
Goodwill Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Goodwill
Skin Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Skin
Confusion Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Confusion
College Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About College
Survival Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Survival
  • Hi Guest, let's do something awesome today!           
Hide Toolbar