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Affairs Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Affairs

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When people get married because they think
it's a long-time love affair,
they'll be divorced very soon,
because all love affairs end in disappointment.
But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.
- Joseph Campbell

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People in their handlings of affairs
often fail when they are about to succeed.
If one remains as careful at the end
as he was at the beginning,
there will be no failure.
- Lao Tzu

You are to have implicit confidence in your own ability,
knowing that it is the nature of thought
to externalize itself in your health and affairs,
knowing that you are the thinker.
- Ernest Holmes

Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your
secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.
- Andrew Carnegie

 

A religion that takes no account of practical affairs
and does not help to solve them, is no religion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.
The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.
- Ambrose Bierce

Every nation whose affairs betray a want of wisdom
and stability may calculate on every loss which can
be sustained from the more systematic policy of its wiser neighbors.
- James Madison

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Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of state.
- Cardinal Richelieu

Even in the common affairs of life, in love,
friendship, and marriage, how little security have
we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!
- William Hazlitt

There comes a time in the affairs of man when he must
take the bull by the tail and face the situation.
- W. C. Fields

The affairs of the world will go on forever.
Do not delay the practice of meditation.
- Milarepa

As free citizens in a political democracy,
we have a responsibility to be interested and involved
in the affairs of the human community,
be it at the local or the global level.
- Paul Wellstone

The public pays and feels it is entitled to participate
in the personal affairs of a performer.
- Hedy Lamarr

We intend to continue our interest in the affairs of Europe and of the world.
- James F. Byrnes

A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention,
and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others.
- Ambrose Bierce

First, then, State Socialism, which may be described
as the doctrine that all the affairs of men should
be managed by the government,
regardless of individual choice.
- Benjamin Tucker

Desperate affairs require desperate measures.
- Horatio Nelson

Human affairs are so obscure and various that nothing can be clearly known.
- Desiderius Erasmus

Almost everything Truman did in foreign affairs I approve of.
- Stephen Ambrose

There were so much affairs of me created by the media...
of course I was not always a true single.
I had some relations, once also to a famous pop star.
- Gabriela Sabatini

Now if there is one thing that we do worse than any other nation,
it is try and manage somebody else's affairs.
- Will Rogers

I don't believe I'll ever get credit for anything I do in foreign affairs,
no matter how successful it is, because I didn't go to Harvard.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

In such a condition of affairs, the practical difference
between the abolitionist and the sympathizer,
to the man who lost his slave and could not recover it,
was very nebulous.
- John Sergeant Wise

Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
- Plato

Public opinion shapes our destinies and guides the
progress of human affairs.
- Frank B. Kellogg

I know Raft did have some genuine affairs with actresses.
- Cesar Romero

Only towards the end of this process are any of the
chapters in fully readable condition,
a state of affairs that used to alarm my wife.
But Joan's got used to it.
- Fred Saberhagen

The mistake that was made was, of course,
leaving Saddam in charge of affairs over there.
- John Dingell

And a musician has to learn to be frugal and to carefully
manage financial affairs.
- Charlie Byrd

I have decided to end my participation in public affairs
and to resign my role as premier of Quebec.
- Lucien Bouchard

Of all human powers operating on the affairs of mankind,
none is greater than that of competition.
- Henry Clay

Do not meddle in the affairs of wizards,
for they are subtle and quick to anger.
- J. R. R. Tolkien

Human nature is so constituted, that all see and judge
better in the affairs of other men than in their own.
- Terence

He who could foresee affairs three days in advance
would be rich for thousands of years.
- Thomas Carlyle

Many people don't give a rip about politics and know
as much about public affairs as they know about the topography of Pluto.
- Tony Snow

Involvement in public affairs is a legitimate use of celebrity.
- Ron Silver

We have, of course, long since ceased to think of Nature
as the sympathetic mirror of our moods,
or to imagine that she has any concern with the temporal affairs of man.
- Richard Le Gallienne

In a free society the state does not administer the affairs of men.
It administers justice among men who conduct their own affairs.
- Walter Lippmann

If I place love above everything, it is because for
me it is the most desperate,
the most despairing state of affairs imaginable.
- Andre Breton

Just how difficult it is to write biography can be
reckoned by anybody who sits down and considers just
how many people know the real truth about his or her love affairs.
- Rebecca West

Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do,
it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all
human affairs into account you will find that some
comfort is to be derived from them.
- Saint Basil

Vulgar and obscene, the papers run rumors daily about people in show business,
tales of wicked ways and witless affairs.
- Carroll O'Connor

Future.
That period of time in which our affairs prosper,
our friends are true and our happiness is assured.
- Ambrose Bierce

Long run is a misleading guide to current affairs.
In the long run we are all dead.
- John Maynard Keynes

We must admit that it is quite common that people do
have affairs with their leading ladies and men.
- William H. Macy

Go before the people with your example,
and be laborious in their affairs.
- Confucius

My father-in-law was once Chairman of Military Affairs in the Senate,
the latter part of the Wilson Administrations.
He knew a lot about and was fond of the Army.
- Stuart Symington

The best love affairs are those we never had.
- Norman Lindsay

The war...
was an unnecessary condition of affairs,
and might have been avoided if forebearance and wisdom
had been practiced on both sides.
- Robert E. Lee

The value of government to the people it serves is
in direct relationship to the interest citizens themselves
display in the affairs of state.
- William Scranton

This is the devilish thing about foreign affairs:
they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim.
- James Reston

I've had many happy love affairs.
- Edward Mulhare

Probably we never fully credit the interdependence of wild creatures,
and their cognizance of the affairs of their own kind.
- Mary Austin

In a way, the American side descended to Saddam's level,
which happens often in these types of circumstances.
That is why the people in Iraq do not accept the current state of affairs.
- Dario Fo

Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit;
and it is but common prudence to see our way out before we venture in.
- Aesop

There are in most states one or two ministers of war,
one of whom is the minister of naval affairs.
- Fredrik Bajer

Americans are inclined to see the world and foreign
affairs in black and white.
- Richard Kerry

Every man, however wise, needs the advice of some sagacious
friend in the affairs of life.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to
hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
- Bertrand Russell

In all human affairs there are efforts,
and there are results, and the strength of the effort
is the measure of the result.
- James Allen

Who, then, will govern? The answer must be,
Man - for we have no angels in the shape of men,
as yet, who are willing to take charge of our political affairs.
- Andrew Johnson

All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils.
- Sophocles

We're in an illusion about what our role is in world
politics and foreign affairs,
and our policies are killing and destroying and doing
a lot of things that we are not aware of.
- Talib Kweli

Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.
- Iris Murdoch

It is frequently a misfortune to have very brilliant
men in charge of affairs.
They expect too much of ordinary men.
- Thucydides

Comedy makes the subversion of the existing state of affairs possible.
- Dario Fo

The worst state of affairs is when science begins to concern itself with art.
- Paul Klee

I think all foreigners should stop interfering in the
internal affairs of Iraq.
Those who want to come and help are welcome.
Those who come to interfere and destroy are not.
- Paul Wolfowitz

But Italy can only have any real influence on world
affairs if it carries weight in Europe.
- Romano Prodi

Inertia is a powerful force in human and political affairs.
- Maurice Strong

Affairs that depend on many rarely succeed.
- Francesco Guicciardini


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