Quotes: believe

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  • Bell Hooks
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    Because we have learned to believe negativity is more realistic, it appears more real than any positive voice.
  • Pierre de Beaumarchais
    Pierre de Beaumarchais
    French playwriter 1732-1799
    Pierre de Beaumarchais
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    Because you are a great lord, you believe yourself to be a great genius. You took the trouble to be born, but no more.
  • Andrea Dworkin
    Andrea Dworkin
    American radical feminist and writer 1946-2005
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    Being a Jew, one learns to believe in the reality of cruelty and one learns to recognize indifference to human suffering as a fact.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    Belief is with them mechanical, voluntary: they believe what they are paid for - they swear to that which turns to account. Do you suppose, that after years spent in this manner, they have any feeling left answering to the difference between truth and falsehood?
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    Believe a woman or an epitaph,
    Or any other thing that's false, before
    You trust in critics, who themselves are sore.
    Source: English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers (1809)
  • Charles F. Kettering
    Charles F. Kettering
    American inventor 1876-1958
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    Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail.
  • David J. Schwartz
    David J. Schwartz
    American motivational writer and coach 1927-1987
    David J. Schwartz
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    Believe Big. The size of your success is determined by the size of your belief. Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success. Remember this, too! Big ideas and big plans are often easier - certainly no more difficult - than small ideas and small plans.
  • Barbara Bush
    Barbara Bush
    American First Lady 1925-
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    Believe in something larger than yourself... get involved in the big ideas of your time.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
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    Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
  • Brad Henry
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    Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish.
  • David J. Schwartz
    David J. Schwartz
    American motivational writer and coach 1927-1987
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    Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
  • Bjork
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    Believe it or not, I'm a bit clumsy with technology. It's probably why I'm so excited about the touchscreen - even an idiot can use it!
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days of builders.
  • Cameron Diaz
    Cameron Diaz
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    Believe me, you can get into a lot of trouble being sixteen years old in a foreign country with no adult telling you when to come home.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings - that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.