Quotes by habit
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English playwright and poet 1564-1616
It is the mind that makes the body rich; and as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds, so honor peereth in the meanest habit.''
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824
It is true from early habit, one must make love mechanically as one swims; I was once very fond of both, but now as I never swim unless I tumble into the water, I don't make love till almost obliged.
American author and professor
It's lonely to listen to the pleasure of others, not that I've made a habit of that kind of eavesdropping. There's joy and passion in the next room, in the next bed, but it's not yours.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
David Lloyd George
British Statesman, Prime Minister 1863-1945
Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired.
V. S. Pritchett
British writer and literary critic 1900-1997
Life - how curious is that habit that makes us think it is not here, but elsewhere.
Life has got a habit of not standing hitched. You got to ride it like you find it. You got to change with it. If a day goes by that don't change some of your old notions for new ones, that is just about like trying to milk a dead cow.
New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
Life never becomes a habit to me. It's always a marvel.
American actor and musician 1975-
Like, they know that I have a habit of rubbing my earlobes, I've been doing it since I was two.
American Novelist 1933-
Literature takes a habit of mind that has disappeared. It requires silence, some form of isolation, and sustained concentration in the presence of an enigmatic thing.Source: The Human Stain (2000)
British actor, writer, director 1921-
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
Make a habit of dominating the listening, and let the prospect dominate the talking.
British journalist 1908-
Man has an incurable habit of not fulfilling the prophecies of his fellow men.
American Editor, Humanitarian, Author 1915-1990
Man is not imprisoned by habit. Great changes in him can be wrought by crisis - once that crisis can be recognized and understood.
William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-1965
Marriage is a very good thing, but I think it's a mistake to make a habit out of it.
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