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Outlived Quotes

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None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
- Henry David Thoreau

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Anything you cannot relinquish when it has outlived
its usefulness possesses you,
and in this materialistic age a great many of us are
possessed by our possessions.
- Peace Pilgrim

The great thing and the hard thing is to stick to thing
when you have outlived the first interest and not yet
the second which comes with a sort of mastery.
- Janet Erskine Stuart

Most of our assumptions have outlived their uselessness.
- Marshall McLuhan

 

A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting,
two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.
- Lord Byron

The hard thing is to stick to things when you have
outlived the first interest,
and not yet got the second which comes with a sort of mastery.
- Janet Erskine Stuart

There is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide,
than that man who has lived many years with a good
wife and then outlived her.
If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.
- Ernest Hemingway

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I kept looking to do songs that were written years
ago and would live or outlive all of us,
and the one thing they had in common was Sinatra.
- Michael Bolton

Most women outlive their spouses.
Divorce remains at record rates.
It's important for a woman to be able to control her finances.
- Maria Bartiromo

It is inevitable that those to whom is vouchsafed a
long life of usefulness should outlive the friends of their youth.
- Cleveland Abbe

The poets' scrolls will outlive the monuments of stone.
Genius survives; all else is claimed by death.
- Edmund Spenser

To outlive one's child is a terrible thing,
but to do so because your child has taken his or her life is horrible.
- Pierre Salinger

Vanity dies hard; in some obstinate cases it outlives the man.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

If we make anything that lasts, it outlives us.
- Jeanette Winterson

I'm trying to build a strong business.
I want to create new stars, new shows and new products
for my audience and create a legacy that outlives me.
There are so many other ways I want to reach women
besides doing a talk show.
- Tyra Banks

Cowardice asks the question - is it safe?
Expediency asks the question - is it politic?
Vanity asks the question - is it popular?
But conscience asks the question - is it right?
And there comes a time when one must take a position
that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular;
but one must take it BECAUSE it is right.
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Ladies of Fashion starve their happiness to feed their vanity,
and their love to feed their pride.
- Charles Caleb Colton

In the vanity of self-consciousness one feels at a
long remove above the ordinary love and trustfulness
of a simple and pure heart.
- Donald G. Mitchell

Vanity can easily overtake wisdom.
It usually overtakes common sense.
- Julian Casablancas

I will give you a definition of a proud man:
he is a man who has neither vanity nor wisdom one filled
with hatreds cannot be vain,
neither can he be wise.
- John Keats

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity,
and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment,
perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
- DeWitt Clinton

Well, there are more writers of blogs right now than there are readers,
so that's clearly a vanity phenomenon.
- John Doerr

Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry
of the poor on the vanity of the rich.
- Nicolas de Chamfort

The vanity of loving fine clothes and new fashion,
and placing value on ourselves by them is one of the
most childish pieces of folly.
- Matthew Hale

You must renounce all superficiality,
all convention, all vanity and delusion.
- Gustav Mahler

Now, being on the cover of Vanity Fair is as important
as being in great movies.
The lines are very, very blurred.
- Jason Patric

The basis of tragedy is man's helplessness against disease,
war and death; the basis of comedy is man's helplessness
against vanity (the vanity of love,
greed, lust, power).
- Dawn Powell

A pretty wife is something for the fastidious vanity
of a rougue to retire upon.
- Thomas Moore

There is nothing so agonizing to the fine skin of vanity
as the application of a rough truth.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

Even in a time of elephantine vanity and greed,
one never has to look far to see the campfires of gentle people.
- Garrison Keillor

The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence;
and the great welcome them out of vanity or need.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The only cure for vanity is laughter,
and the only fault that is laughable is vanity.
- Henri Bergson

Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief.
- Jane Austen

Vanity is but the surface.
- Blaise Pascal

The love of one's own sex is precious,
for it is neither provoked by vanity nor retained by flattery;
it is genuine and sincere.
- Maria Mitchell

The surest cure for vanity is loneliness.
- Tom Wolfe

If I have one vanity wish, it would be to direct.
It's the only thing I haven't done yet that I would like to.
- Theodore Bikel

Vanity is my favourite sin.
- Al Pacino

The English are predisposed to pride,
the French to vanity.
- Jean Jacques Rousseau

Censorship is the height of vanity.
- Martha Graham

The whole business is built on ego, vanity,
self-satisfaction, and it's total crap to pretend it's not.
- George Michael

The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance.
- Samuel Butler

I have come to have the firm conviction that vanity
is the basis of everything,
and finally that what one calls conscience is only inner vanity.
- Gustave Flaubert

Vanity is a vital aid to nature: completely and absolutely necessary to life.
It is one of nature's ways to bind you to the earth.
- Elizabeth Smart

You can't control how you are perceived,
and you are a fool if you waste any energy trying to do so.
Vanity will get you nowhere.
- Dave Blood

Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness
is under a love which it cannot return.
- George Eliot

The happy story right now is the full page in Vanity Fair,
which gives me a great deal of exposure.
- Jackie DeShannon

Vanity is as old as the mammoth.
- W. L. George

Religion which is interested only in itself,
in its prestige and success, in its institutions and ecclesiastical niceties,
is worse than vanity; it is essentially incestuous.
- S. H. Miller

Pampered vanity is a better thing perhaps than starved pride.
- Joanna Baillie

Whatever talents I possess may suddenly diminish or suddenly increase.
I can with ease become an ordinary fool.
I may be one now.
But it doesn't do to upset one's own vanity.
- Dylan Thomas

Vanity is the quicksand of reason.
- George Sand

Large parties given to very young children...
foster the passions of vanity and envy,
and produce a love of dress and display which is very
repulsive in the character of a child.
- Susanna Moodie

Men blush less for their crimes than for their weaknesses and vanity.
- Jean de la Bruyere

There is something wrong about being photographed that
has nothing to do with vanity.
- Nigella Lawson

She gave up beauty in her tender youth,
gave all her hope and joy and pleasant ways;
she covered up her eyes lest they should gaze on vanity,
and chose the bitter truth.
- Christina Rossetti

Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride.
- Jonathan Swift

If there is a single quality that is shared by all great men,
it is vanity.
- Yousuf Karsh

The man of life upright has a guiltless heart,
free from all dishonest deeds or thought of vanity.
- Thomas Carlyle

For our vanity is such that we hold our own characters immutable,
and we are slow to acknowledge that they have changed,
even for the better.
- E. M. Forster

By rendering the labor of one, the property of the other,
they cherish pride, luxury, and vanity on one side;
on the other,
vice and servility, or hatred and revolt.
- James Madison

All men dream, but not equally.
Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds,
wake in the day to find that it was vanity:
but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men,
for they may act on their dreams with open eyes,
to make them possible.
- T. E. Lawrence

I have a lot of vanity.
- Jack Nicholson

The world is all a carcass and vanity,
The shadow of a shadow, a play And in one word,
just nothing.
- Michel de Montaigne

Solitude can be used well by very few people.
They who do must have a knowledge of the world to see the foolishness of it,
and enough virtue to despise all the vanity.
- Abraham Cowley

They sin who tell us Love can die: with Life all other passions fly,
all others are but vanity.
- Robert Southey

When women smoke, it is hard for them to quit because
they are so worried about their weight;
it's a vanity issue and a mindset.
- Loni Anderson

My vanity is not dead.
I laugh when I see pictures of myself as I am now-maybe so I won't cry,
but just because it is really funny how much I've changed.
- Michael Zaslow

I imagine my children are going to save me from my
vanity and be my passion and fill whatever fears I
have of the amazing time I'm having right now being gone.
- Gwen Stefani

The vanity of teaching doth oft tempt a man to forget that he is a blockhead.
- George Savile

The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
- George Santayana


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