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We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Being forced to work, and forced to do your best, will breed in you temperance and self-control, diligence and strength of will, cheerfulness and content, and a hundred virtues which the idle will never know.
Breed is stronger than pasture.
Hairdressers are a wonderful breed. You work one-on-one with another human being and the object is to make them feel so much better and to look at themselves with a twinkle in their eye.
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.
We cannot be kind to each other here for even an hour. We whisper, and hint, and chuckle and grin at our brother's shame; however you take it we men are a little breed.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages of free and humane reflection: it is scholastic and proper to the Middle Ages and to Germany.
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children.
There is a breed of fashion models who weigh no more than an abridged dictionary.
I'm a walking, talking enigma. We're a dying breed.
In an interesting inversion of status, the reigning breed in the dog park these days is the really-oddball-unidentifiable-mixed-breed-mutt-found-wandering-the-street or its equivalent. The stranger the mutt the better; the more peculiar the circumstance of it coming into your life, the better.
For what can war, but endless war, still breed?
I've always thought if we don't want to enforce laws on the books, we should remove them from the books. But when you have laws, you breed contempt if you don't enforce them.
In those days, male dancers were a rarer breed than women. as they are still today, A good male dancer, one as strong as we were, was very difficult to come by if you couldn't afford to pay them.
Boston is actually the capital of the world. You didn't know that? We breed smart-ass, quippy, funny people. Not that I'm one of them. I just sorta sneaked in under the radar.
Oh, we want a new breed of men before India can be cleansed of her disease.
You're now getting a new breed of people like Il Divo and Andrea Bocelli and I think that's why people feel less intimidated by classical music than they once did.
Councils of war breed timidity and defeatism.
Four years of football are calculated to breed in the average man more of the ingredients of success in life than almost any academic course he takes.
For me, being a woman suits what I want to talk about and what my audience wants to hear. Maybe I'm a dying breed.
As the 1960s began, a new breed of Hollywood leading lady was emerging. She was elegant, international, and wonderfully comedic.
Only a certain breed of actor should ever even try to work for Orson Welles. I'm glad I'm one of that breed.
Claiming that you have got the truth wrapped up does breed violence and intolerance.
I've got a farm in England where I breed horses.
Successful people breed success.
Actors are an insecure breed. It's hard to have your career depend upon other people's opinions of what you do.
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