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Private Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Private

Please enjoy these Private Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

Imagine for yourself a character,
a model personality whose example you determine to follow,
in private as well as in public.
- Epictetus

Related topics: Life Human-Nature Psychology

Look at this butterfly, so beautiful, so delicate.
I can enjoy this butterfly from a distance,
but if I touched her, she would die.
While not quite as delicate as butterflies,
people also need private space and private time
away from the demands of the world -
even away from the attentions of those
with whom they are most bonded.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We may have our private opinions
but why should they be a bar to the meeting of hearts?
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.
- Joseph Campbell

 

God enters by a private door into each individual.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

The most important political office is that of the private citizen.
- Louis D. Brandeis

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Private religious speech can't be discriminated against.
It has to be treated equally with secular speech.
- Samuel Alito

The interior of the house personifies the private world;
the exterior of it is part of the outside world.
- Stephen Gardiner

As a private lawyer, I could bill $750 an hour,
but I don't.
- Jay Alan Sekulow

The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does not.
The work is a private matter for the artist.
The house is not.
- Adolf Loos

Research promoted by NARA within a major coalition
of Federal and private sector research partners has
at last demonstrated that an Electronic Records Archives can be built.
- Allen Weinstein

Today, our economy is divided: fifty percent is the
public economy and fifty percent is the private economy
that includes small companies employing from 4 to 200 workers.
- Ibrahim Rugova

I like having a private name and a public name.
It helps keep things straight.
- S. E. Hinton

The fifth amendment of the U.S.
Constitution guarantees that no private property shall
be taken for a public use without the payment of just compensation.
- Elton Gallegly

I manage to scrape together a private life,
despite the press.
- Michael Hutchence

I am stable when my private life is a success.
- Don Johnson

I'm fairly in tune with what's private with my husband and with me.
- Star Jones

Where the private sector, or anyone else,
has skills, knowledge and resources that can help to
deliver a high quality of education and to raise standards,
we should use them.
- Estelle Morris

Clearly, children's charities struggle to find private
sources of money to sustain their benevolent programs.
- Dana Rohrabacher

I'd love to talk to Joaquin Phoenix because he's a very private guy.
Also, he's creating a new kind of sexy leading man.
To me, his face is new and might be legendary someday.
- Isaac Mizrahi

The crucial discovery was made that,
in order to become painting,
the universe seen by the artist had to become a private one created by himself.
- Andre Malraux

It's just keeping what I want private,
private, and the same with Charlie.
- Denise Richards

When people ask me silly questions about my private life,
I just say, I don't discuss that.
- Imogen Cunningham

Some things are too important to be left to the private sector.
- George Galloway

I never had to learn English, French and German because
I was brought up as all three languages.
I had a private French teacher before I even went to school.
That helped a lot.
- Karl Lagerfeld

I responded that we needed a private sector to improve
the market situation and make peoples lives easier.
- Alexander Dubcek

There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
- George Eliot

I'm more private than people realize.
I'm not that easy to get to know.
- Shania Twain

It doesn't bother me to talk about my private life,
it doesn't bother me to talk about anything.
My life is like a glass of water, transparent.
- Shakira

Private property was the original source of freedom.
It still is its main ballpark.
- Walter Lippmann

But always I was a private citizen whose activities
in government or political party were appointive.
- Jane Byrne

I thought it was time for a tough, smart,
likable female private investigator,
and that's how VI came to life.
- Sara Paretsky

He was a very private person, but then,
you know, he belonged to the whole United States.
The United States thought they owned Johnny Carson.
- Doc Severinsen

Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go
on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace,
like a clock during a thunderstorm.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

Government cannot and must not replace private initiative.
- Kim Campbell

If Congress doesn't raise taxes, you cannot get a private
investment account without forgoing a portion,
possibly all, of your guaranteed benefit check.
- Grace Napolitano

Cities may now bulldoze private citizens' homes,
farms and small businesses to make way for shopping
malls or other developments.
- Bob Goodlatte

My show is my statement.
What I have to say is on the screen.
My life is my own.
I don't want to talk about my private self.
Why should I?
- Flip Wilson

Good government is the outcome of private virtue.
- John Jay Chapman

Medicare provided guaranteed equal coverage,
something that the private sector could not.
- Bennie Thompson

Most of our funding goes to organizations and is then
used to leverage the private sector.
- Jane Alexander

I got access to a private tour of the zoo.
I got to go in a cage with a koala, which I highly recommend.
- Todd Barry

I like to keep my private stuff pretty vague.
- Thomas Haden Church

If history could teach us anything, it would be that
private property is inextricably linked with civilization.
- Ludwig von Mises

I call God to witness that as a private person I have
done nothing unbeseeming an honest man,
nor, as I bear the place of a public man,
have I done anything unworthy of my place.
- Francis Walsingham

There is a deliberate and quite outspoken attack on
the whole idea of people owning private property.
- Dixie Lee Ray

We make a lot of fun at President Clinton's expense.
But this transition is going to be tough because it's
been 25 years since this guy has gotten laid in the private sector.
- David Letterman

Even the best data security systems can't protect private
taxpayer information from entrepreneurial foreign businesses
than can make huge profits selling U.S.
taxpayer information.
- Melissa Bean

And Louis Freeh was a completely dysfunctional FBI Director,
who was actually waging his own private war against
the Clinton Administration.
- Sidney Blumenthal

Travel is the most private of pleasures.
There is no greater bore than the travel bore.
We do not in the least want to hear what he has seen in Hong-Kong.
- Vita Sackville-West

There are certain things I want to keep to me.
I don't discuss my private life.
- Aaliyah

People don't know very much about me.
They do not know what really goes on in my private life.
- Catherine Deneuve

We all have private ails.
The troublemakers are they who need public cures for their private ails.
- Eric Hoffer

People think because you're private,
you have something you don't want them to know.
- Tom T. Hall

Private property began the instant somebody had a mind of his own.
- e. e. cummings

I went to a private arts school.
We had to wear cloaks.
- Claire Forlani

Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of,
but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards.
- Robert A. Heinlein

I found myself getting more publicly shy when the gala
events and big crowds started.
Some people embrace it.
To me, it's not worth enough to risk my private life being public.
- Matt Damon

The chariot was purchased by a private collector who
took it home to New York.
I take pleasure in knowing that it was built to last
for at least a thousand years.
- Kit Williams

There is no private domain of a person's life that is not political,
and there is no political issue that is not ultimately personal.
- Charlotte Bunch

It sounds so trite, but my private life is mine.
- Portia de Rossi

Fortunately we're not a public company -
we're a private group of companies,
and I can do what I want.
- Richard Branson

Private ownership of property is vital to both our
freedom and our prosperity.
- Cathy McMorris

The risk from terrorism remains acute and the private
market cannot continue to operate without a government backstop.
- Michael Oxley

I had no idea where these kids at a small private college
in the San Fernando Valley were coming from,
why they were coming to hear me, or what they needed to know.
- David Antin

It is true that the politician, in his professional character,
does not always, or even very often,
conform to the most approved pattern of private conduct.
- Frederick Scott Oliver

Upon the principles of reason, the good of many is
preferable to the good of a few or of one;
a lasting good is to be preferred before a temporary,
the public before the private.
- Mary Astell

There is not much less vexation in the government of
a private family than in the managing of an entire state.
- Michel de Montaigne

What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much
do you think we spend altogether on our libraries,
public or private, as compared with what we spend on our horses?
- John Ruskin

Americans will respect your beliefs if you just keep them private.
- Bill O'Reilly


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