Other Quotes by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Virgil Abloh, Jerry Hall, Mark Pagel, Aristotle, Mahatma Gandhi and many others.
If I am walking
with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher
. I will pick
out the good points
of the one and imitate
them, and the bad points of the other and correct
them in myself.
Whatever you want
in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea
that you have an equal
right to it.
Example is the school
, and they will learn at no other.
If you can’t love yourself, you can’t love other people.
Other people will call
me a rebel
, but I just feel like I’m living my life
and doing what I want to do. Sometimes people call that rebellion
, especially when you’re a woman.
in mind that your own resolution
to succeed is more important than any other.
I believe the world is one big
family, and we need to help each other.
One way or the other, if you want to find reasons why
you shouldn’t keep on, you’ll find ’em. The obstacles
are all there; there are a million
, like all other men, love to reap
where they never sowed.
If we have no peace
, it is because we have forgotten
that we belong to each other.
Honesty and loyalty are key
. If two people can be honest
with each other about everything, that’s probably the biggest
key to success
Everything you want is on the other side of hard.
There’s nothing that’s more unfair
than people using
their power to try to make other people feel small
, to tell them who they are or what they are capable of, to say their identity
Television has proved
that people will look at anything rather than each other.
We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by
each other’s happiness
, not by each other’s misery
Love is that condition
in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own… Jealousy is a disease, love is
condition. The immature
mind often mistakes one for the other, or assumes that the greater the love, the greater the jealousy
I go through a lot of depression
, and I know other people do, too, but I have an outlet
that so many people
don’t. If you have that inside of you and can’t get it out, what do you do?
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine
how it will be spent
. Be careful lest
you let other people spend it for you.
I love to go to the zoo
. But not on Sunday
. I don’t like to see the people making fun
of the animals
, when it should be the other way around.
The well bred contradict
other people. The wise contradict themselves.
which other people have of you is their problem
, not yours.
I believe that the most meaningful
way to succeed is to help other people succeed.
Courage is managing
fear to accomplish
what you want to accomplish. And it’s a great demonstration
of love. It’s really what love is. It’s finding areas
in which other people are more important than you.
One always dies
or too late
. And yet, life is there, finished
: the line is drawn
, and it must all be added
up. You are nothing other than your life.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult
for each other?
I’ve had to accept that – that everyone cannot love me
. Because when there’s love, there’s hate
. When there’s light
, there’s dark
. But it was really hard to accept as an artist
that there’s a lot of people that hate me
, but on the other side, there are many more people
who love me. I think everyone goes through that.
There is only one principle
and that’s this. Hit the other fellow, as quickly as you can, as hard as you can, where it hurts
him most, when he ain’t lookin’.
If you want to be the best, you have to do things that other people aren’t willing
No matter how good you are, you’re going to lose one-third
of your games
. No matter how bad you are, you’re going to win
one-third of your games. It’s the other third that makes the difference.
Art is essentially
communication. It doesn’t exist in a vacuum
. That’s why people make art, so other people can relate
I believe everyone should be equal, and we should all love and support
each other and express ourselves the way we want to express ourselves and be whoever
we want. That’s my motto
may lose their peace and even disturb
other people’s, if we are always criticizing trivial
actions – which often are not real defects
at all, but we construe them wrongly through our ignorance
of their motives
If we knew
each other’s secrets
, what comforts we should find.
When the going gets tough
, I’m not always sure what you do. I’m not saying
that I know how to fix
everything when the going gets tough
, but I do know this: when the going goes tough, you don’t quit. And you don’t fold
up. And you don’t go in the other direction
Write your story
as it needs
to be written. Write it honestly
, and tell it as best you can. I’m not sure
that there are any other rules
. Not ones that matter.
yourself with other people; compare yourself with who you were yesterday.
phoned me the other day and said… ‘Come on over, there’s nobody
home.’ I went over. Nobody was home.
Honest communication is built
on truth and integrity
and upon respect of the one for the other.
There is only one way
… to get anybody
to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
There are people who eat the earth and eat all the people on it like in the Bible
with the locusts. And other people who stand around and watch
I have nothing to ask but that you would remove
to the other side, that you may not, by intercepting the sunshine
, take from me what you cannot give.
Live with integrity, respect the rights of other people, and follow your own bliss
If we only wanted to be happy
, it would be easy; but we want to be happier
than other people, and that is almost always difficult, since
we think them happier than they are.
It doesn’t pay
to say too much when you are mad
enough to choke
. For the word
that stings the deepest
is the word that is never spoke
, Let the other fellow wrangle till the storm
has blown away
, then he’ll do a heap
of thinking about the things you didn’t say.
Let my enemies devour
I keep lot of my opinions to myself. My grandfather
, who was a gravedigger, told me one day
, ‘Son, the next
time you go by the cemetery
that a third of the people are in there because they got into other people’s business.’
God has been very good
to me, for I never dwell upon anything wrong which a person has done
, so as to remember it afterwards. If I do remember it, I always see some other virtue
in that person.
. It makes me feel alive and excited
. It’s a constant tussle between what you want to do and other parameters
that aren’t in your hands.
When a person cannot deceive
himself the chances are
against his being able to deceive other people.
Tolerance is giving to every other human being every right that you claim
All you need in the world is love and laughter
. That’s all anybody needs. To have love in one hand and laughter in the other.
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving
your other innovations
That a man be willing, when others are so too, as far forth
as for peace and defense
of himself he shall think it necessary, to lay down this right to all things
; and be contented
with so much liberty
against other men, as he would allow other men against himself.
It is not necessary that you leave
. Remain at your table
and listen. Do not even listen, only wait. Do not even wait, be wholly still
and alone. The world will present
itself to you for its unmasking
, it can do no other, in ecstasy
it will writhe at your feet
One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people’s lives without having
to pay the price
The more you observe
politics, the more you’ve got to admit that each party is worse
than the other.
I place a high
moral value on the way people behave. I find it repellent to have a lot, and to behave with anything other than courtesy
in the old sense of the word – politeness
of the heart, a gentleness
of the spirit.
If a person gets his attitude
toward money straight, it will help straighten
out almost every other area
in his life.
is the friendship of men who are good, and alike
; for these wish
well alike to each other qua good, and they are good in themselves.
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant
, the one is as painful
as the other.
If you want to get to the top, there’s always the risk
that it will isolate
you from other people.
Experience demonstrates that there may be a wages of slavery
only a little less galling and crushing in its effects
than chattel slavery, and that this slavery of wages must go down with the other.
I am not ashamed
to say that no man I ever met was my father
‘s equal, and I never loved
any other man as much.
I come bearing
an olive branch
in one hand, and the freedom fighter
‘s gun in the other. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand.
I could say things with color and shapes
that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words
The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs
of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye
to read them, a book contains
signs that produce no concepts
; therefore it is dumb
Fortune, which has a great deal
of power in other matters
but especially in war, can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight
Just as the system of the sun
, planets and comets
is put in motion
by the forces of gravity, and its parts persist
in their motions, so the smaller
systems of bodies also seem to be set in motion by other forces and their particles
to be variously moved
in relation to each other and, especially, by the electric
Actually, you have to be a little bit
in love with your leading
man and vice versa
. If you’re going to portray
love, you have to feel it. You can’t do it any other way. But you don’t carry
it beyond the set.
When the norm is decency, other virtues can thrive
: integrity, honesty
, compassion, kindness, and trust.
Human beings are social creatures
. We are social not just in the trivial sense that we like company, and not just in the obvious sense that we each depend
on others. We are social in a more elemental
to exist as a normal
human being requires interaction
with other people.
and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society
There’s a long life
ahead of you and it’s going to be beautiful, as long as you keep loving and hugging
No one should be ashamed to admit he is wrong, which is but saying, in other words
, that he is wiser
today than he was yesterday.
reflection one knows
life that one exists for other people.
Unforgiveness is like drinking poison
yourself and waiting
for the other person to die.
That’s the shock
: All cliches
are true. The years really do speed
by. Life really is as short as they tell you it is. And there really is a God – so do I buy that one? If all the other cliches are true… Hell
, don’t pose me that one.
The economy is the start and end of everything. You can’t have successful education
reform or any other reform if you don’t have a strong
You see, we are here, as far as
I can tell, to help each other; our brothers, our sisters, our friends, our enemies. That is to help each other and not hurt each other.
I have always served the public
to the best of my ability. Why? Because, like every other man, it is to my interest
to do so.
All the business of war, and indeed
all the business of life, is to endeavour
to find out what you don’t know by what you do; that’s what I called ‘guess
what was at the other side of the hill
It is more honorable to be raised to a throne
than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit
obtains the other.
This soul, or life within us, by no means agrees with the life outside
us. If one has the courage to ask her what she thinks, she is always saying the very opposite
to what other people say
Where I think people are being offensive
to religion in this country – whichever religion that might be, but particularly
the one I and many other Christians subscribe
to – well, we will just call it out, and we will demand
the same respect that people should provide
to all religions.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
I am sometimes a fox
and sometimes a lion. The whole secret
of government lies
in knowing when to be the one or the other.
I’m not the strongest
, I’m not the fastest
, I can’t jump
the highest, so for me, it’s doing it in other ways: changing
paces, using your body
to get open, knowing your defender
. A lot goes into it. You have to study the game.
We cannot live being obsessed
with what other people think about us. It’s impossible to live like that. Not even God managed to please the entire
, to me, is a scent
that you can call your own, have other people identify
you with, and also express the vibes
that you’re feeling that day.
Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.
You should always go to other people’s funerals
, they won’t come to yours.
No house should ever be on a hill or on anything. It should be of the hill. Belonging
to it. Hill and house should live together each the happier for the other.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed
because he seeks
in himself the courage of other persons.
I know my flaws
before other people point them out to me.
All over the world, independent
and strong civil
society – NGOs, faith leaders, and other community advocates – help governments solve problems and better serve their people better by shining
a light on the issues
that matter most – like education standards, access
, the rule of law
, and economic
As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer
of lower living beings he will never know health
or peace. For as long as men massacre
animals, they will kill each other.
is never contained
in one person. It grows from the relationships
we create between each other and the world, and still, it is never complete.
Nothing is as obnoxious
as other people’s luck.
No one gossips about other people’s secret virtues.
Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
I always had pressure
on myself through my life. I put pressure on myself and not from other people. I always wanted to be one of the hottest rappers
. So the pressure comes from myself.
There have been two great accidents
in my life. One was the trolley, and the other was Diego
. Diego was by far the worst
Empathy, humanity and support for each other is more important than revenue
, than growth
I have respect for what other people believe. What I believe in my own life
is that it’s a search for how I can do things better, whether
it’s being a better man
or a better father or finding ways for myself to improve.
God has given us two hands
, one to receive with and the other to give with.
Being and time determine each other reciprocally, but in such a manner
that neither can the former
– Being – be addressed as something temporal
nor can the latter
– time – be addressed as a being.
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
There are two tragedies
in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other is to gain it.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
A writer is somebody for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.
Which death is preferably to every other? ‘The unexpected
We must not allow other people’s limited
perceptions to define us.
If you hold a cat by the tail
you learn things you cannot learn any other way.
has 2,000,000 gods and worships them all. In religion, all other countries are paupers; India is the only millionaire
Way I see it, everyone plays
their own role
in the world, and no role is more important than the other.
Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me
because he lives on the other side of a river
and his ruler has a quarrel
with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him?
Man is this plural and collective
unity in which the unity of destination
and the differences of destinies are to be understood through each other.
To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there
My idea of my music is
constantly changing so I feel like how other people react
to my old songs
just ends up putting more pressure on myself from my own perspective
I pondered all these things, and how men fight
and lose the battle
, and the thing that they fought for comes about in spite
of their defeat
, and when it comes turns out not to be what they meant
, and other men have to fight for what they meant under another name.
What convinces is conviction. Believe in the argument you’re advancing
. If you don’t you’re as good as dead
. The other person will sense that something isn’t there, and no chain of reasoning
, no matter how logical
or brilliant, will win your case
If I read a book that impresses me, I have to take myself firmly
by the hand, before I mix
with other people; otherwise they would think my mind rather queer
Friendship is two-sided. It isn’t a friend just because someone’s doing something nice for you. That’s a nice person
. There’s friendship when you do for each other. It’s like marriage
– it’s two-sided.
It is the eye of other people that ruin
us. If I were blind I would want, neither fine clothes, fine houses or fine furniture
Technology… is a queer thing. It brings
you great gifts
with one hand, and it stabs you in the back with the other.
If you can’t see it, you can’t be it. It’s just having those brilliant women break
out and do something – then other girls can say, ‘I can do it, too!’
And where I excel is ridiculous, sickening, work ethic
. You know, while the other guy’s sleeping
? I’m working.
A man who carries a cat by the tail learns
something he can learn in no other way.
I am a fairly
mongrelized person – you know I’ve been a migrant my whole life, and it’s hard to think of myself as any pure
one thing. And so I take it, I guess, very personally
– this notion
are bad and that mixing
is bad and that people from other places
brings the light of other days around me.
There are two sides
to every issue
: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil.
I live in a village
where people still care about each other, largely.
Humans are creatures of habit
. If you quit when things get tough
, it gets that much easier to quit the next time
. On the other hand, if you force yourself to push through it, the grit
begins to grow in you.
You spend a good piece of your life gripping
and in the end
it turns out that it was the other way around all the time.
Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking
. The one is the shadow
of the other.
Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.
Marriage should be a duet
– when one sings
, the other claps.
of a ladder
was never meant to rest upon, but only to hold a man’s foot long enough to enable him to put the other somewhat
I have six locks
on my door all in a row. When I go out, I lock
every other one. I figure
no matter how long somebody stands there picking the locks, they are always locking three.
. People are insecure
, so they talk about other people so that they won’t be talked
about. They point out flaws in other people to make them feel good
about themselves. I think at any age or any social class, that’s present.
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer
another heart. His mind shrinks
away if he hears
only the echoes
of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration
Now more than ever we need to talk to each other, to listen to each other and understand how we see the world, and cinema is the best medium for doing this.
Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion
, because it’s on both ends of the spectrum
. On one end you have happiness, falling in love
with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you’ve got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger
To travel is to discover
that everyone is wrong about other countries.
The first of April
is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year
thing to find in life is balance – especially the more success you have, the more you look to the other side of the gate. What do I need to stay grounded
, in touch
, in love, connected, emotionally balanced
? Look within yourself.
Money is like a sixth
sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five
I want to be a force for real good. In other words. I know that there are bad forces, forces that bring suffering
to others and misery to the world, but I want to be the opposite force. I want to be the force which is truly for good.
It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people’s business.
We cannot stop the winter
or the summer
from coming. We cannot stop the spring
or the fall or make them other than they are. They are gifts from the universe that we cannot refuse
. But we can choose
what we will contribute
to life when each arrives.
Our very lives depend on the ethics of strangers, and most of us are always strangers to other people.
People who look down on other people don’t end up being looked up to.
I don’t think a man has to go around shouting
and play-acting to prove
he is something. And a real man
don’t go around putting other guys down, trampling their feelings in the dirt
, making out they’re nothing.
The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity
or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun.
My wife is always trying
to get rid
of me. The other day she told me to put the garbage
out. I said to her I already did. She told me to go and keep an eye on it.
One does not meet oneself until one catches the reflection from an eye other than human.
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism
, when hate for people other than your own comes first.
War: a massacre of people who don’t know each other for the profit
of people who know each other but don’t massacre each other.
Once the realization is accepted
that even between the closest
human beings infinite
, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next. It is since Christians have largely ceased to think of the other world that they have become so ineffective
People change and forget
to tell each other.
No man can put a chain about the ankle
of his fellow man
without at last finding the other end fastened about his own neck
Knowledge is only one half
. Faith is the other.
Never make your home in a place. Make a home for yourself inside your own head. You’ll find what you need to furnish
it – memory, friends you can trust, love of learning
, and other such things. That way it will go with you wherever
You can close
more business in two months
by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.
My days, my years, my life has seen up and downs, lights
and darknesses. If I wrote
only and continually
of the ‘light’ and never mentioned
the other, then as an artist, I would be a liar.
, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince
; but, one is but an insect
, and the other is a horse still.
The Constitution preserves
of being armed which Americans possess
over the people of almost every other nation where the governments are afraid to trust the people with arms.
your thoughts away from your troubles… by the ears
, by the heels
, or any other way you can manage
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful
to other persons.
Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races
one after the other.
You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help other people get what they want.
There are three kinds of intelligence
: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second
good, and the third kind useless
told me this: ‘There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat
a better offense
.’ In other words a good offense wins
Money, it turned
out, was exactly like sex, you thought of nothing else if you didn’t have it and thought of other things if you did.
In the confusion
we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single word
I always want to say to people who want to be rich
: ‘try being rich
first’. See if that doesn’t cover
most of it. There’s not much downside
to being rich, other than paying taxes
and having your relatives
ask you for money. But when you become famous, you end up with a 24-hour job
I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything
, even nature.
Why do two colors
, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain
this? no. Just as one can never learn how to paint
, the dead are more alive than the dead of any other country in the world.
Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick
of your success will be how you treat other people – your family, friends, and coworkers
, and even strangers you meet along the way.