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Behind every great fortune there is a crime.
– Honore' de Balzac
Behind every success, there lies a magical word: Dare!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Behind every successful man is a surprised woman.
– Maryon Pearson
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
– Hubert Humphrey
Behind every successful man there are usually a lot of unsuccessful years.
– Author Unknown
Behind the phony tinsel of Hollywood lies the real tinsel.
– Oscar Levant
Behind your every bad fate, almost always there lie your own stupid mistakes! Behind your every good fate, almost always there lie your own clever deeds! Skies have nothing whatsoever to do with your fate!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself.
– Walt Whitman
Behold the man.
– Vulgate
Behold the man.
(Ecce Homo)

– Vulgate
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
– James Bryant Conant
Behold, how good and pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity.
– Bible, Psalms 133
Behold, my love, behold all that I simultaneously do: scandal, seduction, bad example, incest, adultery, sodomy! Oh, Satan! one and unique God of my soul, inspire thou in me something yet more, present further perversions to my smoking heart, and then shalt thou see how I shall plunge myself into them all!
– Marquis de Sade
Behold, my son, with what little wisdom the world is ruled.
– Count Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna
Behold, the fool saith, Put not all thine eggs in the one basket, -- which is but a manner of saying, Scatter your money and your attention, but the wise man saith, Put all your eggs in the one basket and -- watch that basket.
– Mark Twain
Being 6'4" and a redhead has its advantages. I'm easy to spot in a crowd!
– John McNerney
Being a child is horrible. It is slightly better than being a tree or a piece of heavy machinery but not half as good as being a domestic cat.
– Julie Burchill
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
– Will Rogers
Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if it doesn't interest you, don't do it . I would have made a terrible mother.
– Katharine Hepburn
Being a Jew is like walking in the wind or swimming: you are touched at all points and conscious everywhere.
– Lionel Trilling
Being a leading man on a film set under the direction of somebody like Dickie Attenborough is very empowering, and you have to be extremely careful how you use that power.
– Ben Kingsley
Being a Man and a Hero , both are totally different. Being both of this in one personality is miracle and unbelievable .
Being a man, ne'er ask the gods for a life set free from grief, but ask for courage that endureth long.
– Menander
Being a twin is like being born with a best friend.
– Tricia Marrapodi (1968-2008)

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