Quotations on Secrets
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Apprentice is the beginner - the first years you work in a craft in the European sense you are an apprentice. That takes 3 or 4 years. Then you are a journeyman. You can go from one master to another and learn other tricks and other secrets.
- Josef Albers
(Keywords: Work, First, Secrets, Sense, Years)
There are some actor secrets you keep sometimes, and you want to keep.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Actor, Secrets, Want)
I have no secrets; all of these things have been discussed at length in guitar magazines over the years but are far too elaborate to cover in one article.
- Adrian Belew
(Keywords: Guitar, Secrets, Years)
I've made six films since I made Secrets and Lies but I still live in London and I'd love to do theater.
- Brenda Blethyn
(Keywords: Love, Lies, London, Secrets, Theater)
History keeps her secrets longer than most of us. But she has one secret that I will reveal to you tonight in the greatest confidence. Sometimes there are no winners at all. And sometimes nobody needs to lose.
- John le Carre
(Keywords: History, Confidence, Needs, Secrets, Will)
One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.
- Lewis Carroll
(Keywords: Life, Secrets, Worth)
I trust it will not be giving away professional secrets to say that many readers would be surprised, perhaps shocked, at the questions which some newspaper editors will put to a defenseless woman under the guise of flattery.
- Kate Chopin
(Keywords: Trust, Editors, Flattery, Giving, Questions, Secrets, Will, Woman)
Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft.
- Winston Churchill
(Keywords: History, Lies, Secrets, Study)
Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.
- Leonard Cohen
(Keywords: Children, Lovers, Secrets, Word)
Is it right to probe so deeply into Nature's secrets? The question must here be raised whether it will benefit mankind, or whether the knowledge will be harmful.
- Pierre Curie
(Keywords: Nature, Knowledge, Mankind, Question, Right, Secrets, Will)
Men with secrets tend to be drawn to each other, not because they want to share what they know but because they need the company of the like-minded, the fellow afflicted.
- Don DeLillo
(Keywords: Men, Company, Secrets, Want)
Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.
- Dorothy Dix
(Keywords: Soul, Confession, Grave, Punishment, Secrets, Silence, Weakness)
Do not tell secrets to those whose faith and silence you have not already tested.
- Elizabeth I
(Keywords: Faith, Secrets, Silence)
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
- Khalil Gibran
(Keywords: Blame, Secrets, Trees, Wind)
Those who find beauty in all of nature will find themselves at one with the secrets of life itself.
- L. Wolfe Gilbert
(Keywords: Beauty, Life, Nature, Secrets, Will)
Meccano gives boys the secrets of the world's wonderful engineering structures.
- Frank Hornby
(Keywords: Boys, Engineering, Secrets, World)
The face of nature and civilization in this our country is to a certain point a very sufficient literary field. But it will yield its secrets only to a really grasping imagination. To write well and worthily of American things one need even more than elsewhere to be a master.
- Henry James
(Keywords: Nature, Imagination, Civilization, American, Country, Literary, Secrets, Will, Yield)
In 1930s mysteries, all sorts of motives were credible which aren't credible today, especially motives of preventing guilty sexual secrets from coming out. Nowadays, people sell their guilty sexual secrets.
- P. D. James
(Keywords: People, Motives, Secrets, Today)
We busted a lot of family secrets with this. But to make a long story short, my parents relationship was built heavily on security issues for my Mom, and when my Dad couldn't provide security, the relationship unraveled.
- Kenny Loggins
(Keywords: Dad, Family, Mom, Parents, Secrets, Security)
Camouflage is a game we all like to play, but our secrets are as surely revealed by what we want to seem to be as by what we want to conceal.
- Russell Lynes
(Keywords: Play, Secrets, Want)
Our Lord did not try to alter circumstances. He submitted to them. They shaped his life and eventually brought him to Calvary. I believe we miss opportunities and lovely secrets our Lord is waiting to teach us by not taking what comes.
- Mother Maribel
(Keywords: Life, Circumstances, Secrets, Waiting)
I'm afraid I'm not sufficiently inhibited about the things that other women are inhibited about for me. They feel that you've given away trade secrets.
- Mary McCarthy
(Keywords: Women, Secrets, Trade)
Celebrity and secrets don't go together. The bastards will get you in the end.
- George Michael
(Keywords: Celebrity, End, Secrets, Will)
Everything you'll ever need to know is within you; the secrets of the universe are imprinted on the cells of your body.
- Dan Millman
(Keywords: Body, Secrets, Universe)
When I was about, I'd say, 18 or 19 years old, I wanted to be a part of the CIA just because they know those intimate secrets... So I was just always into knowing. I like to know things.
- Michelle Rodriguez
(Keywords: Old, Secrets, Years)
I don't know who I touch and who I don't. I work hard trying to make people laugh. I try to do the kind of stuff that made me laugh growing up. I don't have any secrets. I don't know the reasons I've been so well received.
- Adam Sandler
(Keywords: Work, People, Growing up, Secrets, Trying)
Am I now supposed to go on Oprah and cry and tell you my deepest, darkest secrets because you want to know?
- Kevin Spacey
(Keywords: Now, Secrets, Want)
All of nature begins to whisper its secrets to us through its sounds. Sounds that were previously incomprehensible to our soul now become the meaningful language of nature.
- Rudolf Steiner
(Keywords: Nature, Soul, Language, Now, Secrets, Whisper)
A woman's heart is a deep ocean of secrets.
- Gloria Stuart
(Keywords: Heart, Deep, Ocean, Secrets, Woman)
A writer should have this little voice inside of you saying, Tell the truth. Reveal a few secrets here.
- Quentin Tarantino
(Keywords: Truth, Saying, Secrets, Voice, Writer)