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  • Betty Field
    Betty Field
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    I'm not an outstanding personality, and I'm certainly no beauty. Acting ability is all I've got to trade on.
  • George H. Mead
    George H. Mead
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    A multiple personality is in a certain sense normal.
  • A wedding dress is both an intimate and personal for a woman - it must reflect the personality and style of the bride.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
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    Adoration in prayer reminds us of God's identity and inclination. As we list his attributes, lifting up his character and personality, we reinforce our understanding of who he is.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Russian revolutionary leader 1870-1924
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    All our lives we fought against exalting the individual, against the elevation of the single person, and long ago we were over and done with the business of a hero, and here it comes up again: the glorification of one personality. This is not good at all. I am just like everybody else.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
    Bruce Lee
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    Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.
    Source: Striking Thoughts: Bruce Lees Wisdom for Daily Living
  • Alec Guinness
    Alec Guinness
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    An actor is totally vulnerable. His total personality is exposed to critical judgment - his intellect, his bearing, his diction, his whole appearance. In short, his ego.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
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    An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situation.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    An ideal is merely the projection, on an enormously enlarged scale, of some aspect of personality.
  • Amy Lowell
    Amy Lowell
    American poet, criticus 1874-1925
    Amy Lowell
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    Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
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    Be fun! I don't like homes or rooms that don't have a sense of humor or have some sense of whimsy or a personality. Your home should reflect who you are, and what you love. I would never have something in my home because it's the thing to have. I have to love it and it needs some connection to me.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Bondage is the life of personality, and for bondage the personal self will fight with tireless resourcefulness and the most stubborn cunning.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    But most of us are apt to settle within ourselves that the man who blocks our way is odious, and not to mind causing him a little of the disgust which his personality excites in ourselves.
  • By the age of twenty, any young man should know whether or not he is to be a specialist and just where his tastes lie. By postponing the question we have set on immaturity a premium which controls most American personality to its deathbed.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
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    Capitalism, gaudy and greedy, has been inherent in western aesthetics from ancient Egypt on. It is the mysticism and glamour of things, which take on a personality of their own. As an economic system, it is in the Darwinian line of Sade, not Rousseau.
    Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
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