Quotation Explorer - 'Behave'

If we were to behave half as well as we believe others ought to behave, we might prove ourselves as grand in character as excuses and justifications prevent us from being. - Richelle E. Goodrich
We Humanists behave as well as we can, without any expectation of rewards or punishments in an Afterlife. We serve as best we can the only abstraction with which we have any real familiarity, which is our community. - Kurt Vonnegut
The worst readers are those who behave like plundering troops: they take away a few things they can use, dirty and confound the remainder, and revile the whole. - Friedrich Nietzsche
To suppose, as we all suppose, that we could be rich and not behave as the rich behave, is like supposing that we could drink all day and keep absolutely sober. - Logan Pearsall Smith
How you behave toward cats here below determines your status in Heaven.
Love doesn't measure that way... you may blame me for your feelings, but it isn't fair to blame me for how you've chosen to behave. - Kristin Cashore
Sometimes we have to behave indifferent towards people who proclaim their love to us, just to see if they are really different. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A cop's JOB is to violently enforce upon the rest of us whatever arbitrary bullshit the political parasites declare to be "law." It is, therefore, impossible to be a "law enforcer" and behave morally, for the same reason one can't be a moral car-jacker. - Larken Rose
Even though I don't personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as though He was watching. - Christopher Reeve
Some people behave like crabs in a bucket. The higher you climb, The more of them attack you at once trying to pull you back down; Put some crabs in a bucket and observe the "Complex behavior pattern - Andrea L'Artiste
Human Nature is not a problem that can be fixed by rules and regulations. All solutions to the existing problems must be based on how people behave, not on how we think they should behave. - Kirk Chisholm
I am a humanist, which means, in part, that I have tried to behave decently without expectations of rewards or punishments after I am dead. - Kurt Vonnegut
A truly compassionate attitude toward others does not change even if they behave negatively or hurt you. - Dalai Lama XIV
When a woman behaves like a man, why can't she behave like a nice man?
Education does not mean teaching people what they do not know. It means teaching them to behave as they do not behave. - John Ruskin
You are a guest of nature - behave. - Friedensreich Hundertwasser
Feelings are real and legitimate; children behave and misbehave for a reason, even if adults cannot figure it out. - Unknown
To be a great man think like them and behave like them but do not repeat their mistakes - Mohammed Sekouty
pretty girls behave better when you ignore them. - Chetan Bhagat
Most women say that Men will be Men, so what they expect that a man should behave like a woman. - Anuj Somany
Everyone would like to behave like a pagan, with everyone else behaving like a Christian. - Albert Camus
I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say, 'No, I won't do it, I won't behave his way anymore. I'm lonely and I need people around me, maybe I have to change my methods of behaving,' and then you do it. - Leo Buscaglia
I like men to behave like men. I like them strong and childish. - Françoise Sagan
1887A lifetime isn't enough to know how a person will behave. - Jessie Burton
The truest form of love is how you behave toward someone, not how you feel about them. - Steve Hall
Do you think that the things people make fools of themselves about are any less real and true than the things they behave sensibly about? They are more true: they are the only things that are true. - George Bernard Shaw
Be the good, kind, lovable person you want to see in the world. Every action counts and the more people who behave and act with love and caring the more the world becomes a better place. We can do this! - Deon Potgieter
Premenstrual Syndrome: Just before their periods women behave the way men do all the time.
I didn't want to tell Mother I worked as a journalist. She thought I was a prostitute. Locking yourself in a room and inventing characters and conversations which do not exit is no way for a grown man to behave. - Sebastian Horsley
Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke . . . She will need her sisterhood. - Gloria Steinem
What would Jesus do? One thins is obvious, if there is one thing Jesus would NOT do - is to behave like his followers. - Christina Engela
Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath. - Jacob Braude
Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all the other alternatives. - Abba Eban
When a woman behaves like a man, why doesn't she behave like a nice man?
Peace has never come from dropping bombs. Real peace comes from enlightenment and educating people to behave more in a divine manner. - Carlos Santana
Don't behave like your heart and mind are strangers to you; they are yours, don't depend on others to understand them, you got to understand them. - Amit Kalantri
Pay attention… How a person handles poor cell service, traffic, and spotty wifi is a good indicator of how they’ll behave during relationship challenges. - Steve Maraboli
Some people behave as though they are having an allergic reaction to feelings. - Steve Maraboli
People with disabilities are sometimes very humble and approachable, if you want a seasoned reputation, then behave like one of the handicaps. - Michael Bassey Johnson
One may discover a new side to his most intimate friend when for the first time he hears him speak in public. He will be stranger to him as he is more familiar to the audience. The longest intimacy could not foretell how he would behave then - Henry David Thoreau
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely when they have exhausted all other alternatives. - Abba Eban
A lake cannot remain stormy for a long time; an ocean cannot remain calm for a long time; everything and everyone cannot behave different from his own character for a long time! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The less I behave like Whistler's mother the night before, the more I look like her the morning after. - Tallulah Bankhead
Think like a Fox, but don't Behave like one! - Mohith Agadi
If you don't behave as you believe, you will end by believing as you behave. - Fulton J. Sheen
There are three qualities that make someone a true professional. These are the ability to work unsupervised, the ability to certify the completion of a job or task and, finally, the ability to behave with integrity at all times. - Subroto Bagchi
Do not force your children to behave like you, for surely they have been created for a time which is different to your time - Ali ibn-e-Abu Talib
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives. - Abba Eban
So unsirious work... I behave nice because I want people to behave in the same way with me. - Deyth Banger
People in every nation behave and respond according to the values and virtues upon which they were raised. We all are a product of our environment. - Sunday Adelaja
Believe there is a great power silently working all things for good, behave yourself and never mind the rest. - Beatrix Potter
Living a Princely life requires that you learn to think and reason like the Prince, talk and behave like him, react like him as well. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
If you behave in a manner that poisons your relationship, don’t be surprised when it dies. - Steve Maraboli
By a curious perversity, the human mind refuses to behave itself on the occasions when it should be intensely dramatic. It was so now; the climber suddenly forgot his fears in a smile. The choir had chosen this precise moment to start the Nunc Dimittis. - Whipplesnaith
The way you define yourself as a writer is that you write every time you have a free minute. If you didn't behave that way you would never do anything. - John Irving
When animals behave like humans or when humans behave like animals, don’t be surprised because in every animal there is a human and in every human there is an animal! - Mehmet Murat ildan
They all have excellent resumes... So what I’m trying to find out is how they will behave under pressure. - Hyman G. Rickover
On the road to wisdom, behave like a raven and observe everything carefully! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty is a state of the mind that was created as a result of unhealthy environmental factors. When you are surrounded with unhealthy environmental factors, you will think poorly, speak poorly, act and behave poorly. - Uzoma Nnadi
You can always borrow ideas; but unless you improve them very significantly, never behave as if they are your own! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Children deprived of words become school dropouts; dropouts deprived of hope behave delinquently. Amateur censors blame delinquency on reading immoral books and magazines, when in fact, the inability to read anything is the basic trouble. - Peter S. Jennison
Audiences who behave obscene toward prominent people have no clue that their opinions can result others to have a bad impression on them. - Saaif Alam
Artificial Intelligence: the art of making computers that behave like the ones in movies
When you start listening to side talks, you begin to behave like a child, and you must kill the child to sustain the man, the man is always overlooking and philosophical. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A philosopher is someone who promotes moral excellence, argues for moral excellence, and gets other people to behave morally and excellently based on those arguments. - Stefan Molyneux
To win the rat race, you have to think and behave like a cat. - Manoj Vaz
Being a Humanist means trying to behave decently without expectation of rewards or punishment after you are dead. - Kurt Vonnegut
The weirder you are going to behave, the more normal you should look. It works in reverse, too. When I see a kid with three or four rings in his nose, I know there is absolutely nothing extraordinary about that person. - P. J. O'Rourke
With or without religion, good people can behave well and bad people can do evil; but for good people to do evil - that takes religion. - Steven Weinberg
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