Quotes by secrets
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Russian Actor, Theatre director, Teacher 1863-1968
Success is transient, evanescent. The real passion lies in the poignant acquisition of knowledge about all the shading and subtleties of the creative secrets.
Irish writer 1854-1900
That is the reason they are so pleased to find out other people's secrets. It distracts public attention from their own.Source: An Ideal Husband
French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
The art of the parenthesis is one of the greatest secrets of eloquence in Society.
Scottish Poet, Author 1830-1867
The dead keep their secrets, and in a while we shall be as wise as they - and as taciturn.
American author 1843-1916
The face of nature and civilization in this our country is to a certain point a very sufficient literary field. But it will yield its secrets only to a really grasping imagination. To write well and worthily of American things one need even more than elsewhere to be a master.
American playwright and Nobel laureate in Literature 1888-1953
The old, like children, talk to themselves, for they have reached that hopeless wisdom of experience which knows that though one were to cry it in the streets to multitudes, or whisper it in the kiss to one's beloved, the only ears that can ever hear one's secrets are one's own!
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.
American elder statesman and four-star general 1937-
There are no secrets to success: don’t waste time looking for them. Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty to those for whom you work, and persistence.
English writer 1775-1817
There are secrets in all families.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801
Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over your papers.
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Indian godman and mystic 1931-1990
You cannot see clearly, because you are so full of expectations, hopes, desires. Your eyes are covered with many layers of dust: you need a deep cleansing of your eyes. That's what meditation is. Let the thoughts disappear, the hopes disappear, the desires disappear. Then you have a clarity, then your eyes are perfect mirrors. Only then, in that silent state of your vision, will you know the secrets of the beyond.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
You know there are no secrets in America. It's quite different in England, where people think of a secret as a shared relation between two people.
Libian painter and writer 1883-1931
Your hearts know in silence the secrets of the days and the nights.
American writer 1842-1914
Confidante. One entrusted by A with the secrets of B confided to herself by C.
American writer 1880-1968
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
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