The Secret Of Quotes

We’ve sourced some of the most interesting and thought-provoking The Secret Of Quotes from Jane Asher, Adam Gopnik, Paul Watzlawick, Demis Roussos, Artur Rodzinski. Each of the following quotes is overflowing with creativity, and knowledge.

People ask what the secret of a happy marriage is. If t

People ask what the secret of a happy marriage is. If there is one, it’s ‘don’t talk about it.’
Jane Asher
All tastes have the quality of being in some way artificial and invented. The secret of life is to have enough detachment from your tastes and your values to see that they are a little bit absurd.
Adam Gopnik
This is the secret of propaganda: To totally saturate the person, whom the propaganda wants to lay hold of, with the ideas of the propaganda, without him even noticing that he is being saturated.
Paul Watzlawick
Sleep is the secret of life! I must have a comfortable bed, a room at exactly 60 degrees, and complete darkness like a tomb to sleep. If I don’t get 10 hours, then I’m miserable and I make everyone around me miserable.
Demis Roussos
Only when every one of us and every nation learns the secret of love for all mankind will the world become a great orchestra, following the beat of the Greatest Conductor of all.
Artur Rodzinski
The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine.
Mike Murdock
Upon receiving my notification of acceptance to the university, my parents noticed that they were obliged to submit to the university, among other things, a copy of my official family register. After much mental anguish, they decided to inform me of the secret of my birth.
Koichi Tanaka
Most of my work consisted of crossing out. Crossing out was the secret of all good writing.
Mark Haddon
The secret of my success? I speak in a loud clear voice and try not to bump into the furniture.
Alfred Lunt
The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.
Arnold Palmer
I think I’ve discovered the secret of life – you just hang around until you get used to it.
Charles M. Schulz
The secret of happiness is something to do.
John Burroughs
Jack Kennedy always said to me, Hedy, get involved. That’s the secret of life. Try everything. Join everything. Meet everybody.
Hedy Lamarr
I’ve always believed in the adage that the secret of eternal youth is arrested development.
Alice Roosevelt Longworth
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
Benjamin Disraeli
The secret of a successful newspaper is to take one story each day and bang the hell out of it. Give the public what it wants to have and part of what it ought to have whether it wants it or not.
Herbert Bayard Swope
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To follow, without halt, one aim: that’s the secret of success.
Anna Pavlova
In all honesty, if somebody asked me the secret of auditioning for Americans, I don’t know. Often, I do what’s called self-taping for America. I go over there quite a lot to sit in a room and do stuff in front of people. You feel like a performing monkey. It’s bizarre.
David Wenham
The secret of our success is that we never, never give up.
Wilma Mankiller
Rockefeller once explained the secret of success. ‘Get up early, work late – and strike oil.’
Joey Adams
Those who won our independence… valued liberty as an end and as a means. They believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.
Louis D. Brandeis
I don’t know the secret of ‘Mission: Impossible”s success. If I did, I’d have probably produced a couple of TV series, made myself rich, and retired!
Peter Graves
That’s the secret of ‘True Blood’ – all the creatures that roam Bon Temps become a metaphor for our insatiable lusts and inner desires. Humans craving what they can’t have and those secret appetites transforming them into beasts, or even killers.
Rob Sheffield
I have a theory that the secret of marital happiness is simple: drink in different pubs to your other half.
Jilly Cooper
The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is love.
Luther Burbank
Though the terror of the sea gives to none security, in the secret of the shell. Self preserving we may dwell.
Muhammad Iqbal
The secret of a good marriage is forgiving your partner for marrying you in the first place.
Sacha Guitry
When people laugh at Mickey Mouse, it’s because he’s so human; and that is the secret of his popularity.
Walt Disney
I don’t know the secret of Mrs. Brown, but what I do know is that there are things that Mrs. Brown says and does that Brendan O’Carroll couldn’t get away with. I think maybe it’s a leniency that they’re with an old woman. It’s the old woman thing. I think secretly we all just want to be Joan Rivers.
Brendan O’Carroll
The secret of having a successful promotion is having an awesome promotion with wrestling matches that people like.
John Morrison
We always said our career was built on our friendship and that our friendship was the secret of our success. The career just happened by accident.
Declan Donnelly
Spend more time in study and prayer. That’s the secret of successful evangelism.
Billy Graham
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Mark Twain
The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.
Salvador Dali
The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.
Pearl S. Buck
Great melody over great riffs is, to me, the secret of it all.
Steven Tyler
The secret of how to live without resentment or embarrassment in a world in which I was different from everyone else. was to be indifferent to that difference.
Al Capp
Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.
Leo Burnett
The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values.
Norman Thomas
The secret of success lies in that old word, ‘Drudgery,’ in doing one thing long after it ceases to be amusing; and it is ‘this one thing I do’ that gathers me together from my chaos, that concentrates me from possibilities to powers, and turns powers into achievements.
Orison Swett Marden
May we have communion with God in the secret of our hearts, and find Him to be to us as a little sanctuary.
Charles Spurgeon
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Swami Vivekananda
Marriages, like careers, need constant nurturing… the secret of having it all is loving it all.
Joyce Brothers
The secret of success lies in realising one’s mistake, understanding where one went wrong and taking steps to rectify that mistake.
J. Jayalalithaa
The secret of life is to have a task, something you devote your entire life to, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for the rest of your life. And the most important thing is, it must be something you cannot possibly do.
Henry Moore
The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
Benjamin Disraeli
Ask yourself the secret of your success. Listen to your answer, and practice it.
Richard Bach
If the secret of being a bore is to tell all, the secret of pleasing is to say just enough to be – not understood, but divined.
Remy de Gourmont
The secret of my success is that I deeply respect and learn from my peers and customers.
Brendon Burchard
The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.
Henny Youngman
The secret of being a great actor is a love of food.
Yash Chopra
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made.
Groucho Marx
I am extremely interested in how people negotiate catastrophe, not because I’m morbidly interested in it but because I’m interested in the secret of resilience; that’s what I’m always exploring in the stories and the novels.
Janette Turner Hospital
The secret of success in cinema lies in not just being talented but showcasing your talent to the audience. And, that happens only when you get the right films and directors.
D. Imman
The secret of my success was clean living and a fast outfield.
Lefty Gomez
Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Swami Sivananda
Conservative ideas don’t just sound good. They actually work. That’s the secret of our success.
Bobby Jindal
What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.
Leo Buscaglia
The secret of successful managing is to keep the five guys who hate you away from the four guys who haven’t made up their minds.
Casey Stengel
Oh, the secret of a great club is all in the detail. When I walk into one of my bars, I have to have all my napkins a certain way and all the pourers in the bottles facing a certain way. It drives some people crazy, but I figure if I notice something’s off, then other people will notice it, too.
Rande Gerber
The secret of long life is double careers. One to about age sixty, then another for the next thirty years.
David Ogilvy
Music is my soul and I can easily say, it is the secret of my youth.
Bappi Lahiri
The secret of food lies in memory – of thinking and then knowing what the taste of cinnamon or steak is.
Jerry Saltz
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you’re in control of your life. If you don’t, life controls you.
Tony Robbins
The secret of all effective originality in advertising is not the creation of new and tricky words and pictures, but one of putting familiar words and pictures into new relationships.
Leo Burnett
The secret of happiness is this: let your interests be as wide as possible, and let your reactions to the things and persons that interest you be as far as possible friendly rather than hostile.
Bertrand Russell
The secret of happiness is: Find something more important than you are and dedicate your life to it.
Daniel Dennett
To me, the secret of Eddie Van Halen was Alex Van Halen, because the way Alex played was so loose and the way the two of them locked together… Those two are connected so thoroughly they might as well be one person.
Paul Gilbert
The secret of comedy is enjoying it. If you’re not laughing, it’s not going to be funny.
Sarah Alexander
Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
Mark Twain
Acting for me is like a ping-pong game. That’s the secret of acting. When you have a really good actor, I always want to be as good as he is or she is.
Sibel Kekilli
Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.
Denis Waitley
The secret of happiness is to find a congenial monotony.
V. S. Pritchett
Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
Walt Whitman
The secret of the man who is universally interesting is that he is universally interested.
William Dean Howells
The secret of a good marriage is don’t ask too many questions.
Victoria Silvstedt
The secret of the Internet’s success has been its openness to new services.
Edward Felten
The secret of success is sincerity.
Jean Giraudoux
The secret of your success is determined by your daily agenda.
John C. Maxwell
The secret of good writing is to say an old thing in a new way or to say a new thing in an old way.
Richard Harding Davis
I’ve had an absolutely charmed life in every aspect of it. I do for my job what I would do for a hobby if it wasn’t my job. Half the secret of happiness, I’m ecstatically happily married with three great kids, you know. It’s been a blessed life.
Graeme Base
Men who have reached and passed 45, have a look as if waiting for the secret of the other world, and as if they were perfectly sure of having found out the secret of this.
Benjamin Haydon
People who lusted after Marilyn Monroe had no idea she stuttered. It is the secret of her sexiness, actually.
James Earl Jones
Woodrow Wilson called for leaders who, by boldly interpreting the nation’s conscience, could lift a people out of their everyday selves. That people can be lifted into their better selves is the secret of transforming leadership.
James MacGregor Burns
I think the secret of my light, quick, foot strike is related to the fact that I have fragile feet.
Frank Shorter
Punctuality and showing respect in the workplace are the foundations of success. Success is meaningless without them. I’m always looking to pass these lessons on to younger players, because they are the secret of excelling and developing your game.
The secret of life is to have no fear; it’s the only way to function.
Stokely Carmichael
Each minute is a little thing, and yet, with respect to our personal productivity, to manage the minute is the secret of success.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Young man, the secret of my success is that at early age I discovered that I was not God.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
The secret of my success with Geraldine is that she’s not a putdown of women. She’s smart, she’s trustful, she’s loyal, she’s sassy.
Flip Wilson
Moderation is the secret of survival.
Manly Hall
Don’t avoid extremes, and don’t choose any one extreme. Remain available to both the polarities – that is the art, the secret of balancing.
I don’t fully understand my wife’s emotions – and I’m supposed to write an excellent female character and unravel the secret of women?
Evan Goldberg
The secret of my success is a two word answer: Know people.
Harvey S. Firestone
The secret of being miserable is to have leisure to bother about whether you are happy or not. The cure for it is occupation.
George Bernard Shaw
The secret of success is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore.
Cyril Connolly
The secret of a leader lies in the tests he has faced over the whole course of his life and the habit of action he develops in meeting those tests.
Gail Sheehy
I suspect the secret of personal attraction is locked up in our unique imperfections, flaws and frailties.
Hugh Mackay
I can’t analyse the secret of success. In my style of working, I stick to the basics and make stories revolving around the hero.
S. S. Rajamouli
The secret of happiness is the determination to be happy always, rather than wait for outer circumstances to make one happy.
J. Donald Walters
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are those who believe Black people possess the secret of joy and that it is this that will sustain them through any spiritual or moral or physical devastation.
Alice Walker
I always say that it’s about breaking the rules. But the secret of breaking rules in a way that works is understanding what the rules are in the first place.
Rick Wakeman
I think the secret of my brand is that I speak to the guys who just get it. They don’t want something all logo’d and tricked out. But they go to the gym. They still go out; they want to look hot. And they want an upgrade, but they don’t want to look like their dad.
Michael Bastian
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
Lucille Ball
The secret of all effective advertising is not the creation of new and tricky words and pictures, but one of putting familiar words and pictures into new relationships.
Leo Burnett
The secret of a long life is to never trust a doctor.
Luise Rainer
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
The secret of getting things done is to act!
Dante Alighieri
By the way, the secret of speaking French is confidence. Whether you are right or wrong, you don’t hesitate.
Joseph Epstein
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. And that is not happiness.
F. H. Bradley
Here is the secret of inspiration: Tell yourself that thousands and tens of thousands of people, not very intelligent and certainly no more intelligent than the rest of us, have mastered problems as difficult as those that now baffle you.
William Feather
The secret of big and revolutionary actions also consists in discovering the tiny step that is simultaneously a strategic step, insofar as it entails additional steps in the direction of a better reality.
Gustav Heinemann
Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.
Henry Ford
The secret of a person’s nature lies in their religion and what they really believes about the world and their place in it.
James Anthony Froude
The secret of having a personal life is not answering too many questions about it.
Joan Collins
The secret of golf is to turn three shots into two.
Bobby Jones
The secret of the truly successful, I believe, is that they learned very early in life how not to be busy. They saw through that adage, repeated to me so often in childhood, that anything worth doing is worth doing well.
Barbara Ehrenreich
Perhaps the secret of living a holy life is to avoid every thing which will displease God and grieve the Spirit, and to be strictly attentive to the means of grace.
Adoniram Judson