Quotes of Define

“ When a defining moment comes along, you can do one of two things. Define the moment, or let the moment define you. ”

- Tin Cup Movie

“ Either define the moment or the moment will define you. ”

- Walt Whitman

“ When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself. ”

- Wayne Dyer

“ Anyone who has gumption knows what it is, and anyone who hasn't can never know what it is. So there is no need of defining it. ”

- L. M. Montgomery

“ The way you define yourself as a writer is that you write every time you have a free minute. If you didn't behave that way you would never do anything. ”

- John Irving

“ Ethics is not definable, is not implementable, because it is not conscious; it involves not only our thinking, but also our feeling. ”

- Valdemar W. Setzer

“ The defining function of the artist is to cherish consciousness. ”

- Max Eastman

“ Define your business goals clearly so that others can see them as you do. ”

- George F. Burns

“ Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it. ”

- Hannah Arendt

“ I think I may define taste to be that faculty of the soul which discerns the beauties of an author with pleasure, and the imperfections with dislike. ”

- Joseph Addison

“ I don't have a warm personal enemy left. They've all died off. I miss them terribly because they helped define me. ”

- Clare Booth Luce

“ Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth. ”

- Alan Watts

“ How do you define God? Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension. ”

- Robert J. Sawyer

“ The ability to focus attention on important things is a defining characteristic of intelligence. ”

- Robert J. Shiller

“ One is tempted to define man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Defining and analyzing humor is a pastime of humorless people. ”

- Robert Benchley

“ Anyone who interprets or defines your rights controls your destiny. ”

- Paul Walter

“ Study the past if you would define the future. ”

- Confucius

“ You have to be careful who you let define your good. ”

- Lois McMaster Bujold

“ I define comfort as self-acceptance. When we finally learn that self-care begins and ends with ourselves, we no longer demand sustenance and happiness from others. ”

- Jennifer Louden

“ I define joy as a sustained sense of well-being and internal peace - a connection to what matters. ”

- Oprah Winfrey

“ The idea of an election is much more interesting to me than the election itself…The act of voting is in itself the defining moment. ”

- Jeff Melvoin

“ Women are always being tested…but ultimately, each of us has to define who we are individually and then do the very best job we can to grow into it. ”

- Hillary Clinton

“ No Christian and, indeed, no historian could accept the epigram which defines religion as 'what a man does with his solitude.'. ”

- C. S. Lewis

“ Laws are a dead letter without courts to expound and define their true meaning and operation. ”

- Alexander Hamilton

“ I would rather define self as the interiorization of community. ”

- James Hillman

“ To work in the world lovingly means that we are defining what we will be for, rather than reacting to what we are against. ”

- Christina Baldwin

“ As a first approximation, I define "belief" not as the object of believing but as the subject's investment in a proposition, the act of saying it and considering it as true. ”

- Michel De Certeau

“ As you emphasize your life, you must localize and define it… you cannot do everything. ”

- Phillips Brooks

“ Every man must define his identity against his mother. If he does not, he just falls back into her and is swallowed up. ”

- Camille Paglia
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