Quotes of Bearing

“ At the time, my grandparents told my mom, "Lordy, what is Shannen doing?" Now I've calmed down. ”

- Shannen Doherty

“ I have a deep sympathy with war; it so apes the gait and bearing of the soul. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ There is no beautifier of complexion or form of behavior like the wish to scatter joy, and not pain, around us. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Vice is a monster of so frightful mien,As, to be hated, needs but to be seen;Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face,We first endure, then pity, then embrace. ”

- Alexander Pope

“ A refined simplicity is the characteristic of all high bred deportment, in every country, and a considerate humanity should be the aim of all beneath it. ”

- James Fenimore Cooper

“ The test of one's behavior pattern; relationship to society, relationship to one's work, relationship to sex. ”

- Alfred Adler

“ The "self-image" is the key to human personality and human behavior. Change the self image and you change the personality and the behavior. ”

- Maxwell Maltz

“ If someone were to prove to me — right this minute — that God, in all his luminousness, exists, it wouldn't change a single aspect of my behavior. ”

- Luis Bunuel

“ Parents must get across the idea that "I love you always, but sometimes I do not love your behavior. ”

- Amy Vanderbilt

“ For truth has such a face and such a mien, As to be lov'd needs only to be seen. ”

- John Dryden

“ Appearances to save, his only care; So things seem right, no matter what they are. ”

- Charles Churchill

“ Great leaders understand human behavior rather than the cybernetics of any function. ”

- James Schorr

“ War is behavior with roots in the single cell of the primeval seas. Eat whatever you touch or it will eat you. ”

- Frank Herbert

“ The reason the way of the transgressor is hard is because it's so crowded. ”

- Kin Hubbard

“ The best-laid schemes o mice and men Gang aft agley. ”

- Robert Burns

“ The most perfect expression of human behavior is a string quartet. ”

- Jeffrey Tate

“ Alas! sir, In what have I offended you? What cause Hath my behaviour given to your displeasure? ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Goodness is a special kind of truth and beauty. It is truth and beauty in human behavior. ”

- H. A. Overstreet

“ I have yet to meet a man as fond of high moral conduct as he is of outward appearances. ”

- Confucius

“ Treat a man as he is, and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he could be, and he will become what he should be. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ His whole behavior is so shocking. ”

- Lauren Bacall

“ Our behavior is a function of our decisions, not our conditions. We cansubordinate feelings to values. ”

- Stephen R. Covey

“ Am I disappointed in his behavior and his decision? Absolutely,... I can neither justify nor explain his decision. ”

- Carly Fiorina

“ For there is nothing settled in manners, but the laws of behavior yield to the energy of the individual. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ I was a Duran Duran freak - and freak is the perfect word to describe my behavior during that decade! ”

- Jennifer Aniston

“ I can be a real brat sometimes! ”

- Emma Bunton

“ I wasn't taken by this definition, but I think his relevance to this situation depends upon the implementation of these declarations and that we should wait and see. ”

- Shimon Peres

“ We are recorders and reporters of the facts-not judges of the behavior we describe. ”

- Alfred Kinsey

“ The effects of the present merger wave are yet to be determined,... But, unless a relationship between bigness and market concentration can be more firmly rooted in anti-competitive behavior, bigness, per se, does not appear to be an issue for national economic policy. ”

- Alan Greenspan

“ It's more along the lines of raising a child: we train the system to a certain range of behaviors that we find most useful. But then we let it go, because we don't want to have to be babysitting it the whole time. ”

- Kevin Kelly
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