Found 187 quotes starting with SE:

Search for contentment in each person you meet."
– Steve Maraboli
Search for the secret stairs of the wise men; when you find them, lose no time to start ascending!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.
– Benjamin Franklin
searching for the guy that can take my breath away looking for the prince that save me, and take me on his horse in search of my romeo that will rather die than live without me triying to find the edward that will die for me finding out that him the guy will never come to me if I keep dreaming like this
– Fer
Searching outside of you is Samsara (the world). Searching within you leads to Nirvana.
– Amit Ray
Second thoughts are ever wiser.
– Euripides
Secrecy is for losers. For people who do not know how important the information really is.
– Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Secret thoughts and open countenance will go safely over the whole world.
– Scipione Alberti
Security is a kind of death.
– Tennessee Williams
Security is a process, not a product.
– Bruce Schneier, Secrets and Lies - Digital Security in a Networked World -- by Bruce Schneier - ISBN 0-471-25311-1
Security is an illusion. Life is either a daring adventure or it is nothing at all.
– Keller
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.... Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
– Helen Keller
Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
– Helen Keller
Security is when everything is settled, when nothing can happen to you; security is the denial of life.
– Germaine Greer
Security is when everything is settled. When nothing can happen to you. Security is the denial of life.
– Germaine Greer
See and be seen. Get out of your office, walk around, make yourself visible and accessible.
– J. Willard Marriott
See first that the design is wise and just that ascertained, pursue it resolutely do not for one repulse forego the purpose that you resolved to effect.
– William Shakespeare
See first that the design is wise and just: that ascertained, pursue it resolutely; do not for one repulse forego the purpose that you resolved to effect.
– William Shakespeare
See first, think later, then test. But always see first. Otherwise you will only see what you were expecting. Most scientists forget that.
– Douglas Adams
See one promontory, one mountain, one sea, one river and see all.
– Socrates
See the conquering hero comes Sound the trumpets, beat the drums
– Thomas Morell
See things as you would have them be instead of as they are.
– Robert Collier
See what will happen if you don't stop biting your fingernails
– Will Rogers
See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way...
– Exodus 2320 Bible
See, in my line of work you got to keep repeating things over and over and over again for the truth to sink in, to kind of catapult the propaganda.
– George W. Bush,
See, that's all you're thinking about, is winning. You're confirming your sense of self- worth through outward reward instead of through inner appreciation.
– Barbara Hall
See, the problem is that God gives men a brain and a penis, and only enough blood to run one at a time.
– Robin Williams
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
– Susan Taylor
Seeing a murder on television... can help work off one's antagonisms. And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some.
– Alfred Hitchcock
Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean.
– David Searls
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Seeing our Father in everything makes life one long thanksgiving and gives rest of the heart.
– Hannah Whitall Smith
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
– Stephen Covey
Seek for illumination of self, and then the world, through the simple, humble, almighty, supreme virtue of love.
– Bryant McGill
Seek for the endless life in the world, because with death, there remains neither the seeker nor the sought! The other world is altogether an illusion! Stop deceiving yourself; seek for the endless life in the world!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Seek freedom and become captive of your desires, seek discipline and find your liberty.
– Frank Herbert, Dune
Seek goodness and be goodness. Seek beauty and be beauty. Seek love and be love.
– Bryant McGill
Seek home for rest, for home is best.
– Thomas Tusser
seek justice from tyrannical governments not with your hat in your hand but a rifle in your fist
– Emiliano Zapata
Seek not a lighthouse greater than the human mind! Believe not the existence of an emotion nobler than the compassion!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Seek not a lighthouse greater than the human mind! Think of not an emotion nobler than the compassion!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Seek not for fresher founts afar, Just drop you bucket where you are.
– Sam Walter Foss, Back Country Poems, 1892
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of happiness.
– Lao Tzu
Seek not that the things which happen should happen as you wish but wish the things which happen to be as they are, and you will have a tranquil flow of life.
– Epictetus
Seek not the favor of the multitude; it is seldom got by honest and lawful means. But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices, but weigh them.
– Immanuel Kant
Seek not to follow in the footsteps of men of old; seek what they sought.
– Matsuo Basho
Seek not, my soul, the life of the immortals but enjoy to the full the resources that are within thy reach.
– Pindar
Seek not, my soul, the life of the immortals; but enjoy to the full the resources that are within thy reach.
– Pindar, 518-438 B.C.
Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, 'This is the real me,' and when you have found that attitude, follow it.
– James Truslow Adams
Seek simplicity, and distrust it.
– Alfred North Whitehead
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
– Thornton
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
– Ron Wild
Seek truth! Seek truth in the darkness, under the oceans, above the clouds; seek it everywhere and every time! Stop deceiving yourself with the untruth, seek the truth!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt.
– Francis Bacon
Seeking to forget makes exile all the longer the secret of redemption lies in remembrance.
– Richard von Weizscker
Seest thou good days? Prepare for evil times. No summer but hath its winter. He never reaped comfort in adversity that sowed not in prosperity.
– Francis Quarles
Segregation is the adultery of an illicit intercourse between injustice and immorality.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Seize from every moment its unique novelty, and do not prepare your joys.
– Andre Gide
Seize opportunity by the beard, for it is bald behind.
– Bulgarian Proverb
Seize the day !
– Liana Bertok
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!
[Carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero.]

– Horace, Odes
Seize the moment of excited curiosity on any subject to solve your doubts for if you let it pass, the desire may never return, and you may remain in ignorance.
– William Wirt
Seize the moment of excited curiosity on any subject to solve your doubts; for if you let it pass, the desire may never return, and you may remain in ignorance.
– William Wirt
Seize today, and put as little trust as you can in tomorrow.
– Horace
Seizing the power of now is what will help you propel your life to where you need to be."
– Steve Maraboli
Seldom have I found in the ritual music of the Catholic church a quality so convincing that there is no need to mourn the past. Without going into a complicated maze of aesthetics, we can define quality as a certain something which is not inferior to what the external world offers, such as to render every Christian proud of his own music.
– Lorenzo Ferrero
Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little disguised, or a little mistaken.
– Jane Austen, Emma
Selecting the right person for the right job is the largest part of coaching.
– Philip
Self awareness is half the battle." -Noelle Angelique
– Mel Levine, MD, A Mind At A Time
Self awareness is NOT just a bunch of amino acids bumping together.
– Robert Anson Heinlein
Self confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
– Samuel Johnson
Self control is all about having a firm hand i.e. self control is strict discipline/control of one's emotions and actions. Are you self controlled or not? If NO then, you've got to strictly discipline/control your emotions/actions. For, you ought to do just that.
– Emeasoba George
Self discipline is that which, next to virtue, truly and essentially raises one man above another.
– Joseph Addison
Self is the only prison that can bind the soul.
– Henry Van Dyke
Self-belief in the stressful life is the sole source of relief to the soul.
– Anuj Somany
Self-centeredness is inhumane. Oh! Yes, life isn't meant to be all about you. And so, others ought to be among your priorities. ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
– Aesop
Self-confidence is something caught and not taught. And, risk-running and chance-taking are the only ways to catch it.
– Arnold Schwarzenegger
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
– Samuel Johnson
Self-confidence/assurance is simply all about being on a firm ground i.e. self-confidence/assurance is all about being 100% assured/confident of your self/potential/skill/ability/belief. Now that infers, whoever that is not assured/confident of his/her potential/skill/ability/belief is never self-confident/assured. So, dare to be self-assured/confident if you've not been self-confident/assured. ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
Self-control is nothing else but saying 'Yes' to some things and saying 'No' to certain things. Oh! Yes, self-control matters a lot. And so, never be jack of all trades and master of none. Come on, you've got to be self-controlled and as well refuse to be tossed around by anybody/anything.
– Emeasoba George
Self-delusion is failure to recognize a reality. Now, if you dare to think or say that true doesn't exist. Then, you're delusive. For, true love exists and it will ever exist.
– Emeasoba George
Self-denial is indispensable to a strong character, and the highest kind comes from a religious stock.
– Theodore Parker
Self-denial is not a virtue it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.
– George Bernard Shaw
Self-denial is, denial of your/one's own interest. Now, in order to be an ideal love/a true love you must have to deny yourself your own interest. ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
Self-determination has to mean that the leader is your individual gut, and heart, and mind or we're talking about power, again, and its rather well-known impurities. Who is really going to care whether you live or die and who is going to know the most intimate motivation for your laughter and your tears is the only person to be trusted to speak for you and to decide what you will or will not do.
– June Jordan
Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice.
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Self-discipline is just an ability to say NO/YES when you ought to say it and an attitude of setting boundary on what you dislike. Are you self-disciplined or not? ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
– Isaac Asimov
Self-esteem is something you have to earn! The only way to achieve self-esteem is to work hard. People have an obligation to live up to their potential.
– Bette Midler
Self-esteem is the reputation we acquire with ourselves.
– Nathaniel Branden
Self-help must precede help from others. Even for making certain of help from heaven, one has to help oneself.
– Morarji Ranchhodji Desai
Self-immolation as a way to protest against the injustices or as a way to fight for freedom cannot be accepted! All the fights must be done in the dimension of existence! Your body is your road to everywhere; if you destroy it, you lose all the roads! Stay firm and fight alive; no cause is more valuable than a man’s life! Keep your body out of the fire! Don’t ever praise the self-immolations; condemn them! Suicide is a defeat! Power is to fight, to fight peacefully, and not to die in agony!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man with self-surrender.
– Henri-Frédéric Amiel
Self-love is not opposed to the love of other people. You cannot really love yourself and do yourself a favor without doing people a favor, and vise versa.
– Dr. Karl A. Menninger
Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
– Voltaire
Self-loving is not so vile a sin, my liege, as self-neglecting.
– William Shakespeare
Self-observation brings man to the realization of the necessity of self-change. And in observing himself a man notices that self-observation itself brings about certain changes in his inner processes. He begins to understand that self-observation is an instrument of self-change, a means of awakening.
– G. I. Gurdjieff
Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken by the compassion of a fool.
– André Maurois
Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world -- making the most of one's best.
– Richard Willard Armour
Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the non-pharmaceutical narcotics; it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.
– John W. Gardner
Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the nonpharmaceutical narcotics it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.
– John W. Gardner
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything good in the world.
– Helen Keller
Self-praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble
– John Madden
Self-realization/fulfillment begins and ends only with discovery and fulfillment of your/one's destiny. ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom, and being one's own person is its ultimate reward.
– Patricia Sampson
Self-respect is nothing to hide behind. When you need it most it isn't there.
– May Sarton
Self-respect is the cornerstone of all virtue.
– John Herschel
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Rabbi Abraham Heschel
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Rabbi Abraham Heschel
Self-respect permeates every aspect of your life.
– Charles Joseph Joe Clark
Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
– H. L. Mencken
Self-reverence, self knowledge, self-control. These three alone lead life to sovereign power.
– Lord Tennyson
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
– George Bernard Shaw
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
– W. Clement Stone
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-trust, we know, is the first secret of success.
– Lady Wilde
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
– Oscar Wilde
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live. It is asking other people to live as one wishes to live.
– Oscar Wilde
Selfishness is the biggest form of helplessness as it makes the person blind so much that he fails to search his true self for being always in the lurch.
– Anuj Somany
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
– Jalal ud-Din Rumi
Senator, I am one of them. You do not seem to understand who I am. I am a black woman, the daughter of a dining-car worker ... If my life has any meaning at all, it is that those who start out as outcasts can wind up as being part of the system.
– Patricia Roberts Harris
Senator, I started my life in a house without water or electricity. So I don't cede to you the high moral ground of not knowing what life is like in a ditch. to Senator Robert Byrd at a budget hearing
– Paul O'Neill
Senor d'Anconia said that you bore him, Mr. Taggart.
– Ayn Rand
Senses empower limitations, senses expand vision within borders, senses promote understanding through pleasure.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.
– C. J. Jung
Sentimentality is the emotional promiscuity of those who have no sentiment.
– Norman Mailer
Separate from the pleasure of your company, I don't much care if I never see another mountain in my life.
– Charles Lamb
Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are prevented from seeing one another and they cannot write nevertheless they find countless mysterious ways of corresponding, by sending each other the song of birds, the scent of flowers, the laughter of children, the light of the sun, the sighing of the wind, and the gleam of the stars-all the beauties of creation.
– Victor Hugo
Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are prevented from seeing one another and they cannot write; nevertheless they find countless mysterious ways of corresponding, by sending each other the song of birds, the scent of flowers, the laughter of children, the light of the sun, the sighing of the wind, and the gleam of the stars --all the beauties of creation.
– Victor Hugo
Separation is not an event but it is a process involves enormous changes and loss
– The Omani Shed
Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.
– Walter Benjamin
September tries its best to have us forget summer.
– Bern Williams
Serious affairs and history are carefully laid snares for the uninformed. Serious affairs and history are carefully laid snares for the uninformed.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Serious people have few ideas. People with ideas are never serious.
– Paul Valéry
Serious Sincere Systematic Service Surely Secures Supreme Success.
– Unknown
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
– Oscar Wilde
Service heals the recipient and the giver.
– Bryant McGill
Service is not easy but necessary
– Sindiswa Matyobeni
Service to many leads to greatness-great respect, great satisfaction. Success is not having to wait until someone goes to Hong Kong before you get a camera.
– Jim Rohn
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.
– Muhammad Ali
Service without selfness, is not service
– Samuel A. Lucero
Service... Giving what you don't have to give. Giving when you don't need to give. Giving because you want to give.
– Damien Hess
Serving God is doing good to man. But praying is thought an easier service and is therefore more generally chosen.
– Benjamin Franklin
Set a thief to catch a thief.
– French Proverb
Set about whatever you intend to do; the beginning is half the battle.
– Ausonius
Set all things in their own peculiar place, and know that order is the greatest grace.
– John Dryden
Set priorities for your goals. A major part of successful living lies in the ability to put first things first. Indeed, the reason most major goals are not achieved is that we spend our time doing second things first.
– Robert J. McKain
Set the foot down with distrust on the crust of the world -- it is thin.
– Edna St. Vincent Millay
Set up as an ideal the facing of reality as honestly and as cheerfully as possible.
– Dr. Karl Menninger
Set your affection to infinity and your hate to zero!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Set your expectations high find men and women whose integrity and values you respect get their agreement on a course of action and give them your ultimate trust.
– John Fellows Akers
Set your sights high, the higher the better. Expect the most wonderful things to happen, not in the future but right now. Realize that nothing is to good. Allow absolutely nothing to hamper you or hold you up in any way.
– Eileen Caddy
Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan.
– Tom Landry
Setting a good example for children takes all the fun out of middle age.
– William Feather
Setting an example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age Conditions are never just right. People who delay action until all factors are favorable do nothing.
– William Faulkner
Setting loose on the battlefield weapons that are able to learn may be one of the biggest mistakes mankind has ever made. It could also be one of the last.
– Richard Forsyth - Machine Learning for Expert Systems
Seven days without laughter makes one weak.
– Mort Walker
Seven things characterise the wise man, and seven the blockhead. The wise man speaks not before those who are his superiors, either in age or wisdom. He interrupts not others in the midst of their discourse. He replies not hastily. His questions are relevant to the subject, his answers, to the purpose. In delivering his sentiments he taketh the first in order first, the last, last. What he understands not he says, ?I understand not.? He acknowledges his error, and is open to conviction. The reverse of all this characterises the blockhead.
– The Talmud
Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.
– Woody Allen
Sex -- the great inequality, the great miscalculator, the great Irritator.
– Enid Bagnold
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
– Woody Allen
Sex education classes in our public schools are promoting incest.
– Jimmy Swaggart
Sex is a bad thing because it rumples the clothes.
– Jackie Onassis
Sex is a conversation carried out by other means. If you get on well out of bed, half the problems of bed are solved.
– Peter Ustinov
Sex is a part of nature. I go along with nature.
– Marilyn Monroe
Sex is as important as eating or drinking and we ought to allow the one appetite to be satisfied with as little restraint or false modesty as the other.
– Marquis de Sade
Sex is emotion in motion.
– Mae West
Sex is hereditary. If your parents never had it, chances are you wont either.
– Joseph Fischer
Sex is one of the nine reasons for reincarnation. . .The other eight are unimportant.
– Henry Miller
Sex is only 10% of a Good Marriage but it's 90% of a Bad One.
– Tom Zegan
Sex is part of nature, I go with nature.
– Marylin Monroe
Sex is the biggest nothing of all time.
– Andy Warhol
Sex is the last refuge of the miserable.
– Quentin Crisp
Sex is the mysticism of materialism and the only possible religion in a materialistic society.
– Malcolm Muggeridge
Sex is the only field where the amateur is favoured and the professional is disapproved.
– Vikrant Parsai
Sex is the tabasco sauce which an adolescent national palate sprinkles on every course in the menu.
– Mary Day Winn
sex is the thing which give us best pleasure of the world
– ali
Sex. In America an obsession. In other parts of the world a fact.
– Marlene Dietrich
Sex: the pleasure is momentary, the position ridiculous, and the expense damnable.
– Lord Chesterfield
Sex: the thing that takes up the least amount of time and causes the most amount of trouble.
– John Barrymore
Sexiness wears thin after a while and beauty fades, but to be married to a man who makes you laugh every day, ah, now that's a real treat.
– Joanne Woodward
Sexism is #bigotryPRIME. All others are born of it.
– Justice Calo Reign
Sexual enlightenment is justified insofar as girls cannot learn too soon how children do not come into the world.
– Karl Kraus
Sexual pleasure is, I agree, a passion to which all others are subordinate but in which they all unite.
– Marquis de Sade
Sexually,we are all competing for the same seat on the bus and the thing that holds it together is the tightly held conceit that we are all sexual gods. How can I believe in my own uniqueness when there's a cat out there exactly the same as me
– Jeff Melvoin

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