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Ben Hecht Quotes and Sayings

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Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat.
- Ben Hecht

Related topics: Love

Trying to determine what is going on in the world by
reading newspapers is like trying to tell the time
by watching the second hand of a clock.
- Ben Hecht

In Hollywood, a starlet is the name for any woman under
thirty who is not actively employed in a brothel.
- Ben Hecht

In moderating, not satisfying desires,
lies peace.
- Ben Hecht

 

The rule in the art world is: you cater to the masses
or you kowtow to the elite;
you can't have both.
- Ben Hecht

Prejudice is a raft onto which the shipwrecked mind
clambers and paddles to safety.
- Ben Hecht

I'm a Hollywood writer, so I put on my sports jacket and take off my brain.
- Ben Hecht

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Hollywood held this double lure for me,
tremendous sums of money for work that required no
more effort than a game of pinochle.
- Ben Hecht

There's only one law you gotta follow to keep outta trouble.
Do it first, do it yourself, and keep on doin' it.
- Ben Hecht

I have written a raucous valentine to a poet's dream and agony.
- Ben Hecht

A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks.
A lover is apt to be as full of secrets from himself
as is the object of his love from him.
- Ben Hecht

People's sex habits are as well known in Hollywood
as their political opinions,
and much less criticized.
- Ben Hecht

Chicago is a sort of journalistic Yellowstone Park,
offering haven to a last herd of fantastic bravos.
- Ben Hecht

Listen, little boy.
In this business, there's only one law you gotta follow to keep outta trouble.
Do it first, do it yourself, and keep on doin' it.
- Ben Hecht

Love is a hole in the heart.
- Ben Hecht

Time is a circus, always packing up and moving away.
- Ben Hecht

I discovered early in my movie work that a movie is
never any better than the stupidest man connected with it.
There are times when this distinction may be given
to the writer or director.
Most often it belongs to the producer.
- Ben Hecht

I know that a man who shows me his wealth is like the
beggar who shows me his poverty;
they are both looking for alms from me,
the rich man for the alms of my envy,
the poor man for the alms of my guilt.
- Ben Hecht

We are going to make sure that there is high-speed
broadband available to everyone,
and affordable to people historically kept out of it.
It means they have not just access, but can also understand how to buy low-cost,
affordable computers.
- Ben Hecht

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi PHOTO

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran PHOTO

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate;
only love can do that.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. PHOTO

Life is a reflection of intent.
Love reflects love.
Hate reflects hate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Where there is great love,
there are always miracles.
- Willa Cather PHOTO

Use the power of your word
in the direction of truth and love.
- don Miguel Ruiz PHOTO

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

People will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget
how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

Your love is more powerful
than your words or your actions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have found that if you love life,
life will love you back.
- Arthur Rubinstein

Love me when I least deserve it,
because that's when I really need it.
- Swedish Proverb

If you love something, set it free;
if it comes back it's yours,
if it doesn't, it never was.
- Richard Bach

Love means not ever having to say you're sorry.
- Erich Segal

Where There is Love,
Nothing is Missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do all things with love.
- Og Mandino

I Dream This Day of Wondrous Things,
of Peace and Hope and Pride.
I Dance My Dance with Life Today,
I'm Filled with Love Inside.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Forgiveness is an act of self-love and respect.
- don Miguel Ruiz

A new command I give you: Love one another.
As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth (John 13:34)

This day I will marry my friend,
the one I laugh with, live for, dream with, love.
- Anonymous

Love is the absence of judgment.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Know the power and the peace of saying,
"I love you just the way you are."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is granting another the space to be
the way they are and the way they are not.
- Werner Erhard

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

Love Without Limits.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

Love is when the other person's happiness
is more important than your own.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

If (s)he's an apple and you're an orange,
celebrate your differences -
make a great fruit salad.
Love isn't about being the same -
it's about being sweet with each other.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I love you just the way you are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past,
but by the love we're not extending in the present.
- Marianne Williamson

I've learned that people will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

The key to forgiveness is to forgive from the heart -
not from the mind.
- Sheri Rosenthal

Miracles occur naturally as expressions of love.
The real miracle is the love that inspires them.
In this sense everything that comes from love is a miracle.
- A Course in Miracles

Affirmation:
Today I choose the higher road -
the path of charity, acceptance,
love, selflessness, kindness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

For all sad words of tongue and pen,
The saddest are these, "It might have been.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

Seek first to understand,
then to be understood.
- Stephen Covey

The River of Life has no meaning,
no good, no bad, no better, no worse,
no love, no hate, no fear, no anger, no joy.
The River of Life has no judgment, no expectation.
The River of Life just IS.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Once you know yourself as a genuine seeker,
and when your own inner chamber is quite enlightened,
then comes the natural unfoldment of pure love and compassion
and a genuine desire to serve others.
- Rod Stryker

You may call God love, you may call God goodness.
But the best name for God is compassion.
- Meister Eckhart

Live with intention.
Walk to the edge.
Listen hard.
Practice wellness.
Play with abandon.
Laugh.
Choose with no regret.
Appreciate your friends.
Continue to learn.
Do what you love.
Live as if this is all there is.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The first sigh of love is the last breath of wisdom.
- Anonymous

Choose love - always.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

Love what is.
- Byron Katie

You have heard that it was said,
"Love your neighbor and hate your enemy."
But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.
- Matthew 5:43-44

Do what you love.
Know your own bone;
gnaw at it, bury it, unearth it,
and gnaw it still.
- Henry David Thoreau

Love's gift cannot be given,
it waits to be accepted.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Every time you smile at someone,
it is an action of love,
a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
- Mother Teresa

There is no love without forgiveness,
and there is no forgiveness without love.
- Bryant H. McGill

Love gives naught but itself
and takes naught but from itself.
- Khalil Gibran

You can give without loving,
but you can never love without giving.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

Love is serene and calm
- Erica Jong


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