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The secret of life is never to have an emotion that is unbecoming.
Oscar Wilde

Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; a mother's secret hope outlives them
all.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

A secret is a weapon and a friend.
Irish proverb

The Secret is without a doubt the biggest load of crap ever put on paper.
Larry Winget

The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Benjamin Disraeli

Alms given openly will be rewarded in secret.
Chinese proverb

Let me make this clear: There are no secrets. None. There is no new information. What it
took to be successful a thousand years ago is exactly what it takes to be successful today.
Larry Winget

It is easier to hear a secret than to keep it.
Jewish proverb

Knowing exactly how much of the future can be introduced into the present is the secret of a
great government.
Victor Hugo

For years I've nursed a secret desire to spend the Fourth of July in a double hammock with a
swingin' redheaded broad... but I could never find me a double hammock.
Frank Sinatra

The real secret to the success of Girls Gone Wild is that Chuck Norris is the cameraman.
Chuck Norris jokes

If you would keep your secret from an enemy, tell it not to a friend.
Benjamin Franklin

He who keeps a secret prevents much mischief.
Mexican proverb

Nothing is as burdensome as a secret.
French proverb

Moderation. Small helpings. Sample a little bit of everything. These are the secrets of
happiness and good health.
Julia Child

Whenever I share my secrets to success & happiness, many people roll their eyes and say,
"Nah, that's too simple!"
Sean Stephenson

Don't let your special character and values, the secret that you know and no one else does,
the truth - don't let that get swallowed up by the great chewing complacency.
Aesop

Television! Teacher, mother, secret lover.
Homer Simpson

Wine in, secret out.
Jewish proverb

Reprove your friend in secret and praise him openly.
Leonardo da Vinci

When you come right down to it, the secret of having it all is loving it all.
Joyce Brothers

Secret to instant stress-free productivity: be of total service, in the moment, to anyone or
anything.
David Allen

Most men are secretly still mad at their mothers for throwing out their comic books, which
would be very valuable now.
Rita Rudner

That was how dishonesty and betrayal started, not in big lies but in small secrets.
Amy Tan, The Bonesetter's Daughter

An athlete does not tell all his secrets.
Arabic proverb

Reinvent new combinations of what you already own. Improvise. Become more creative. Not
because you have to, but because you want to. Evolution is the secret for the next step.
Karl Lagerfeld

We may pull apart the petals of a rose or make chemical analysis of its perfume, but the
mystic beauty of its form and odor is still a secret, locked in to where we have no keys.
Carl Sandburg

Wherever you find a boastful person, you find one who is secretly doubtful and afraid.
Wallace D. Wattles

The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.
Salvador Dali

Why not be oneself? That is the whole secret of a successful appearance. If one is a
greyhound, why try to look like a pekingese?
Edith Sitwell

Some people ask the secret of our long marriage. We take time to go to a restaurant two
times a week. A little candlelight, dinner, soft music and dancing. She goes Tuesdays, I go
Fridays.
Henry Youngman

To keep the thousands of negative thoughts we have each day from dragging us down, we
don't have to try to get rid of each one of them. There's a simpler way. The secret is in
accepting an astonishing fact: Your thoughts aren't always true.
Marci Shimoff

Let the man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim. Attacking is his only
secret. Dare, and the world always yields. Or, if it beat you sometimes, dare again, and it will
succumb.
William Makepeace Thackeray

In strategy secrecy is esteemed.
Japanese proverb

The adventure of life is to learn. The purpose of life is to grow. The nature of life is to
change. The challenge of life is to overcome. The essence of life is to care. The opportunity
of life is to serve. The secret of life is to dare. The spice of life is to befriend. The beauty of
life is to give.
William Arthur Ward

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