Best 3 189 of Secret quotes - MyQuotes
I just try to see the ball and hit it. If I get a hit, I get a hit. If I get out, I get out. There's no secret about it.
One of the greatest secrets of great leaders; 'they are not controlled by what they cannot do'. They directed by what they can.
Far from being the basis of the good society, the family, with its narrow privacy and tawdry secrets, is the source of all our discontents.
There are Russian spies here now. And if we're lucky, they'll steal some of our secrets and they'll be two years behind.
Torture is banned but in two-thirds of the world's countries it is still being committed in secret. Too many governments still allow wrongful imprisonment, murder or "disappearance" to be carried out by their officials with impunity.
It's a guilty secret of a lot of writers, as you get older you don't read as much fiction as you used to, mainly because it's like you are deconstructing it all the time.
Life will never surrender its secrets to a yardstick.
The time for lies and secrets is over," she meowed. "The truth must come out. Starclan was wrong not to tell you who you were a long time ago.
The secrets of the world are very marvellous, but they are not themselves half so wonderful as the way in which they become known to the world.
The West German population would protest passionately if it knew what secret meetings between the federal chancellor, McCoy, and foreign and Nazi generals are planning.
The most powerful person in your life is the one that knows all your secrets and all your lies.
The great secret of succeeding in conversation is to admire little, to hear much; always to distrust our own reason, and sometimes that of our friends; never to pretend to wit, but to make that of others appear as much as possibly we can; to hearken to what is said and to answer to the purpose.
Myself, I'm a pothead. It's no secret. Everyone knows that. I go on the road and forget everything else
Words don't tell you what people are thinking. Rarely do we use words to really tell. We use words to sell people or to convince people or to make them admire us. It's all disguise. It's all hidden -- a secret language.
Robert Louis Stevenson
To make our morality center on forbidden acts is to defile the imagination and to introduce into our judgments of our fellow men a secret element of gusto.
The secrets I receive reflect the full spectrum of complicated issues that many of us struggle with every day: Intimacy, trust, meaning, humor, and desire.
Should we even have the classification system? Why shouldn't these things be open? There are things you want to keep secret, like the characteristics of your latest fighter plane or something like that.
Pope John Paul Ii
What we talked about will have to remain a secret between him and me. I spoke to him as a brother whom I have pardoned and who has my complete trust.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
All human beings have three lives: public, private, and secret.
A secret, if it's kept, can be sweet and comforting, but once it leaks out it can turn on you with a vengeance.
The secret was such an old one now, had so grown into me and become a part of myself, that I could not tear it away.
Blest are the pure in heart, for they shall see our God. The secret of the Lord is theirs; Their soul is Christ's abode.
Feeling of hatred unto your enemy, drains your energy as enemy wanted.
Once an old woman at my church said the secret is that God loves us exactly the way we are and that he loves us too much to let us stay like this, and I'm just trying to trust that.
I grew up hearing over and over, to the point of tedium, that "hard work" was the secret of success: "Work hard and you'll get ahead" or "It's hard work that got us where we are." No one ever said that you could work hard - harder even than you ever thought possible - and still find yourself sinking ever deeper into poverty and debt.
You would know the secret of death. But how shall you find it unless you seek it in the heart of life.
I'm a parent, especially when you've had the intense parenting the way I had. It's all in the bank. It's all in the great experience bank. Those are your secrets. That's the stuff that makes your work rich, that's what you dip into.
Honestly, I don't think Victoria has too many Secrets left... might be time to prayerfully consider a name change.
Do you remember the story I told you about the paper of happiness? And the secret, which was one word written over and over again? … I have thought a long time about what that word could have been,” Ba said. “Was it wisdom or honor? Love or truth? For a long time I liked to think that the word was kindness.” Ma’s face remained hidden in Minli’s bed, but her sobs had stopped and Ba knew she was listening. “But now,” Ba said, “I think, perhaps, the word was faith.
Despite the obvious benefits, many Americans do not like Texas. Some even say they despise Texas, and make no secret of their feelings.
The secret to being a writer is that you have to write. It's not enough to think about writing or to study literature or plan a future life as an author. You really have to lock yourself away, alone, and get to work.
It's funny to think about the uncanny reflexively, as an author who is perhaps gradually becoming aware of my own hidden secrets. Accessing that shadowy territory really requires the physical act of writing.
You wanna know the secret of life? The saliva of young girls.
Meet me there, where the sea meets the sky...
I have always had an interest in performers who play against the most obvious of expectations and are able to find something secret, something withheld, and some level of restraint.
That's the secret to a movie career - just keeping an open mind.
The earth forms the body of an instrument, across which strings are stretched and are tuned by a divine hand. We must try once again to find the secret of that tuning.
Secrets bind and separate in strict accordance with who's in them .
Buddhism is all about secrets.
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
I believe novels can have secrets from their author, a notion I imagine would appall Nabokov.
The people through which the Tradition of the Sun spoke were people just like anyone else, and who, one morning or one evening, looked at the world and felt the presence of something greater. They had unwittingly plunged into an unknown sea, and, for the most part, they did not do so again. Everyone, at least once in each incarnation, possessed the secret of the Universe.
The secret of my success was clean living and a fast outfield.
Jon Bon Jovi
As for his secret to staying married: "My wife tells me that if I ever decide to leave, she is coming with me.
My secret vice is Sudoku puzzles. Can't stop playing them. My parents are accountants. I blame them entirely.
I love the responsibility of being a Victoria's Secret spokesmodel. It's a great life skill.
To fall in love twice, with the same person, you need to grow another heart. That's all I do in my secret underground laboratory at night...
The secret to strong security: less reliance on secrets.
Someone once said that death is God's way of telling you to slow down. I do enjoy what I do, and the secret of my success is the willingness to grind work out.
The only way to keep a secret in Washington, if you are the one person who knows it, is never to tell another living soul.