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  • P. D. James
    P. D. James
    English crime writer 1920-2014
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    No one has it who isn't capable of genuinely liking others, at least at the actual moment of meeting and speaking. Charm is always genuine; it may be superficial but it isn't false.
  • Aaron Sorkin
    Aaron Sorkin
    American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright 1961-
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    But HBO is less interested in how many people are watching than in how much the people who are watching are liking the show. They didn't set up their business model to make writers happy. It's just a nice unintended consequence.
  • Robert Cialdini
    Robert Cialdini
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    By concentrating our attention on the effect rather than the causes, we can avoid the laborious, nearly impossible task of trying to detect and deflect the many psychological influences on liking.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
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    Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
  • Wilferd Arlan Peterson
    Wilferd Arlan Peterson
    American author 1900-1995
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    Happiness doesn't come from doing what we like to do but from liking what we have to do.
  • Alexander Smith
    Alexander Smith
    Scottish Poet, Author 1830-1867
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    How deeply seated in the human heart is the liking for gardens and gardening.
  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
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    I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.
    Source: Letter to Cassandra (24-12-1798) in Austen - Letters
  • Barbara Park
    Barbara Park
    American author of children's books 1947-2013
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    I'm so lazy as far as liking to get up, go to the office in my pajamas, get dressed about noon. And I hate flying. So I have this really laid-back, good lifestyle, and it's hard to nudge me out of it.
  • Lois McMaster Bujold
    Lois McMaster Bujold
    American speculative fiction writer 1949-
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    If you make it plain you like people, it's hard for them to resist liking you back.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    If you value a man's regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your newspaper - and despise it.
  • Brenda Ueland
    Brenda Ueland
    American journalist, editor, and teacher
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    Know that it is good to work. Work with love, and think of liking it when you do it. It is easy and interesting. It is a privilege. There is nothing hard about it but your anxious vanity and fear of failure.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
    American writer 1932-
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    Part of my evolution has been to learn how painful most people's childhoods are. They grow up not liking themselves, not loving themselves. Ask people if they were lovable the minute they were born, and watch them sit back and have to think about it. One lady said, 'I suppose so.' That's painful.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
  • H. Jackson Brown Jr
    H. Jackson Brown Jr
    American author 1940-
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    Success is getting what you want. Happiness is liking what you get.
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