habits

A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on change, character, and habits

Habits change into character.

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on curiosity, habits, journalism, and worth

The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything. Except what is worth knowing. Journalism, conscious of this, and having tradesman-like habits, supplies their demands.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Orison Swett Marden on beginning, habits, thought, and time

The beginning of a habit is like an invisible thread, but every time we repeat the act we strengthen the strand, add to it another filament, until it becomes a great cable and binds us irrevocably thought and act.

Orison Swett Marden (1850 - 1924)

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A Quote by Orison Swett Marden on change, desires, destiny, habits, thought, and wishes

Our destiny changes with our thought; we shall become what we wish to become, do what we wish to do, when our habitual thought corresponds with our desire.

Orison Swett Marden (1850 - 1924)

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A Quote by Arthur Neville Chamberlain on character, habits, investment, and work

Thrift is that habit of character that prompts one to work for what he gets, to earn what is paid him; to invest a part of his earnings; to spend wisely and well; to save, but not hoard.

Neville Chamberlain (1869 - 1940)

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A Quote by Nathaniel Emmons on habits

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Habit is either the best of servants or the worst of masters.

Nathaniel Emmons (1745 - 1840)

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A Quote by Napoleon Hill on day, habits, and procrastination

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

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A Quote by Napoleon Hill on habits and service

You can start right where you stand and apply the habit of going the extra mile by rendering more service and better service than you are now being paid for.

Napoleon Hill

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A Quote by Napoleon Hill on action, habits, and world

The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going.

Napoleon Hill

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A Quote by Mortimer Jerome Adler on habits

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Habits are formed by the repetition of particular acts. They are strengthened by an increase in the number of repeated acts. Habits are also weakened or broken, and contrary habits are formed by the repetition of contrary acts.

Mortimer Jerome Adler (1902 -)

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