Quotation Explorer - 'Breed'

Familiarity may breed contempt in some areas of human behavior, but in the field of social ideas it is the touchstone of acceptability.
By practicing the virtues we cultivate the soil from which healthy emotions sprout; by letting go of our character defects we drain the swamp in which diseased emotions breed. p. 52 - Ray A
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special. - Stephen Hawking
Violence can only breed more violence and suffering. Our struggle must remain non-violent and free of hatred. - Dalai Lama XIV
Bass players share a secret fellowship, a sort of gnosis peculiar to their breed, a kind of smart that is hard for others to recognize or understand: the art of the whole sound. Bass players actually believe in musical epistemology, they are practitioners of musical metaphysics. - Randall E. Auxier
I found a new breed of people, 'Facebook Man' - Comments on anything, but don't even have a single own Status post!!! - G.S. Sreekiran
Fear is an insidious and deadly thing. It can warp judgment, freeze reflexes, breed mistakes. Worse, it's contagious. - Jimmy Stewart
Familiarity breed contempt. - Aesop
Successful people breed success.
Through light, together, let us breed positivity as a lifestyle. - Jessica Edouard
Society, you're a crazy breed. - Eddie Vedder
I think I am a rare breed, a homosexual who doesn't like men. - Michel Tremblay
Wealth seldom fails to breed the fear of poverty. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children. - William Penn
We've got this weird dysgenic situation where we're basically just paying idiots to breed and taxing intelligent people to stay away from each other with anything remotely resembling fertility. - Stefan Molyneux
There are two levels of vampirism: one is the regular vampire, which is just like it has always been; and then there's the super vampires, which are a new breed we've created. - Guillermo del Toro
It needs but one foe to breed a war, and those who have not swords can still die upon them. - J.R.R. Tolkien
My friends, it is wise to nourish the soul, otherwise you will breed dragons and devils in your heart. - C.G. Jung
[T]he imagination, like certain wild animals, will not breed in captivity. - George Orwell
The thought of our past years in me doth breed Perpetual benediction: not indeed For that which is most worthy to be blest— Delight and liberty, the simple creed Of Childhood, whether busy or at rest, With new-fledged hope still fluttering in his breast. - William Wordsworth
Misbehavior and punishment are not opposites that cancel each other - on the contrary they breed and reinforce each other. - Haim G. Ginott
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves. - Emily Brontë
How use doth breed a habit in a man! - William Shakespeare
People are of two types of breed. One who is known for their good deeds & such folks’ need is very high as they care; other who is known for their greed & such persons grow like weed everywhere. - Anuj Somany
You can't BREED at a place where you can't BREATHE. Therefore, FIX yourself where you FIT. - Israelmore Ayivor
Most insensible, corrupt, cheap, disrespectful young girls run after bad, rude, cocky, nonsensical boys, but a mature, educated, thoughtful, virtuos lady opts for a wise, well breed, experienced, humble, modest gentleman. - Michael Bassey Johnson
If you want to breed something, breed bravehearts, not soulless racehorses. - Abhijit Naskar
Stamp-collectors are a strange, silent fish-like breed, of all ages, but only of the male sex; women, apparently, fail to see the peculiar charm of gumming bits of coloured paper into albums. - George Orwell
Don't worry about it; only worry about how people like her breed. - Gasmaskman
Action has meaning only in relationship, and without understanding relationship, action on any level will only breed conflict. The understanding of relationship is infinitely more important than the search for any plan of action. - Jiddu Krishnamurti
Man can be categorized into three levels on social strata: One who are Consciously Unconscious, second who are Unconsciously Conscious - while both are inter-dependent for their survival; the third by and large a rare breed, Consciously Conscious sect who don’t ever relate to this world! - Ramana Pemmaraju
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