Quotations About / On: STAY

  • 31.
    One important reason to stay calm is that calm parents hear more. Low-key, accepting parents are the ones whose children keep talking.
    (Mary Pipher (20th century), U.S. clinical psychologist. Reviving Ophelia, ch. 15 (1994).)
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  • 32.
    The compensation of a very early success is a conviction that life is a romantic matter. In the best sense one stays young.
    (F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940), U.S. author. "Early Success," essay first published in American Cavalcade (Oct. 1937), The Crack-Up, ed. Edmund Wilson (1945).)
  • 33.
    A toddler believes that if you love a person, you stay with that person 100 percent of the time.
    (Lawrence Balter (20th century), U.S. psychologist and author. Who's In Control? Ch. 3 (1989).)
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  • 34.
    The more you stay in this kind of job, the more you realize that a public figure, a major public figure, is a lonely man.
    (Richard M. Nixon (1913-1995), U.S. Republican politician, president. Interview with Stewart Alsop, said during his term as vice president. Quoted in Alsop, "A Talk with Nixon," appendix, Nixon and Rockefeller: A Double Portrait (1960).)
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  • 35.
    Nothing can be done about it: every master has but a single pupil—and he will not stay loyal to him—for he is also destined to become a master.
    (Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 2, p. 522, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Mixed Opinions and Maxims, aphorism 357, "Disloyalty a Condition of Becoming a Master," (1879).)
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  • 36.
    To live without killing is a thought which could electrify the world, if men were only capable of staying awake long enough to let the idea soak in.
    (Henry Miller (1891-1980), U.S. author. "Reunion in Brooklyn," Sunday After the War (1944).)
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  • 37.
    Fact: Girls who are having a good sex thing stay in New York. The rest want to spend their summer vacations in Europe.
    (Gail Parent (b. 1941), U.S. author. "Europe," Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (1972).)
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  • 38.
    No construction stiff working overtime takes more stress and straining than we did just to stay high.
    (Gus Van Sant, U.S. screenwriter and director, and Dan Yost. Bob Hughes (Matt Dillon), Drugstore Cowboy, voiceover explaining the rigors of drug life on the road (1989). The film was adapted from autobiographical novel by convicted drug dealer James Fogle.)
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  • 39.
    Do you want to have an easy life? Then always stay with the herd and lose yourself in the herd.
    (Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 10, p. 196, selection 5[1], number 78, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Unpublished fragments dating to November 1882February 1883. Originally meant to be attributed to Zarathustra in Thus Spoke Zarathustra.)
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  • 40.
    Americans, indeed, often seem to be so overwhelmed by their children that they'll do anything for them except stay married to the co-producer.
    (Katharine Whitehorn (b. 1926), British journalist. "Suffer How Many of the Little Children?" Observations (1970).)
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