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Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.+1
Conversation has a kind of charm about it, an insinuating and insidious something that elicits secrets just like love or liquor.
American writer, playwright 1894-19640
A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks. A lover is apt to be as full of secrets from himself as is the object of his love from him.
American actress and producer 1954-0
Acting is a matter of giving away secrets.
Canadian-born American Musician, Songwriter, Singer 1934-0
Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.
Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.
Do not share the knowledge with which you have been blessed with everyone in general, as you do with some people in particular; and know that there are some men in whom Allah, may He he glorified, has placed hidden secrets, which they are forbidden to reveal.
American musician 1941-0
Go to him now, he calls you, you can't refuse.
When you ain't got nothing, you got nothing to lose.
You're invisible now. You've got no secrets to conceal.Source: Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-18820
He then learns that in going down into the secrets of his own mind he has descended into the secrets of all minds.
English poet and playwright 1631-17000
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master.
Her body moved with the frankness that comes from solitary habits. But solitude is only a human presumption. Every quiet step is thunder to beetle life underfoot; every choice is a world made new for the chosen. All secrets are witnessed.Source: Prodigal Summer
I knew that the world around you is only uninteresting if you can't see what is really going on. The place you come from is always the most exotic place you'll ever encounter because it is the only place where you recognise how many secrets and mysteries there are in people's lives.
I think secrets often come out. I spoke to a friend who is a therapist and I asked her if there were people who came to her and admitted to doing horrible things and she said, 'More than you know.'.
Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
French author 1657-17570
In vain we shall penetrate more and more deeply the secrets of the structure of the human body, we shall not dupe nature; we shall die as usual.
It is the unspoken ethic of all magicians to not reveal the secrets.
American statesman and physicist 1706-17900
Let thy discontents be thy secrets.