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

Always be a first-rate version of yourself,
instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
- Judy Garland

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Do first things first, and second things not at all.
- Peter F. Drucker

In my friend, I find a second self.
- Isabel Norton

It is the first law of friendship
that it has to be cultivated.
The second is to be indulgent
when the first law is neglected.
- Voltaire

 

All discarded lovers should be given a second chance,
but with somebody else.
- Mae West

One's first love is always perfect
until one meets one's second love.
- Elizabeth Aston

All truth passes through three stages:
First, it is ridiculed;
Second, it is violently opposed;
Third, it is accepted as self-evident.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

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The early bird gets the worm,
but the second mouse gets the cheese.
- Anonymous

Once you say you're going to settle for second,
that's what happens to you in life.
- John F. Kennedy

How you respond to the challenge in the second half
will determine what you become after the game,
whether you are a winner or a loser.
- Lou Holtz

My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic,
worked in a restaurant, always had a second job.
- Ed Bradley

Most of us can remember a time when a birthday -
especially if it was one's own -
brightened the world as if a second sun has risen.
- Robert Lynd

The second day of a diet is always easier than the first.
By the second day you're off it.
- Jackie Gleason

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
- Albert Camus

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
- Harrison Ford

Marrying an old bachelor is like buying second-hand furniture.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

There are two kinds of companies, those that work to
try to charge more and those that work to charge less.
We will be the second.
- Jeff Bezos

To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition,
in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
- Henri Cartier-Bresson

Looking at a sunset, just for a second
you forget your separateness:
you are the sunset.
That is the moment when you feel the beauty of it.
But the moment you say that it is a beautiful sunset,
you are no longer feeling it;
you have come back to your separate,
enclosed entity of the ego.
Now the mind is speaking.
- Osho

I have learned that only two things are necessary to keep one's wife happy.
First, let her think she's having her own way.
And second, let her have it.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

When you are fitted in a racing car and you race to win,
second or third place is not enough.
- Ayrton Senna

When you are young and healthy, it never occurs to
you that in a single second your whole life could change.
- Annette Funicello

Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth,
I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
- Khalil Gibran

By three methods we may learn wisdom:
First,
by reflection, which is noblest; Second,
by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience,
which is the bitterest.
- Confucius

I say, If everybody in this house lives where it's God first,
friends and family second and you third,
we won't ever have an argument.
- Jeff Foxworthy

Shrinking away from death
is something unhealthy and abnormal -
which robs the second half of life of its purpose.
- Carl Jung

I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father.
- Annette Funicello

I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize.
The first is gentleness;
the second is frugality;
the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others.
Be gentle and you can be bold;
be frugal and you can be generous;
avoid putting yourself before others
and you can become a leader among men.
- Lao Tzu

The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
- Andrew Carnegie

Most people never run far enough on their first wind
to find out they've got a second.
- William James

Tradition is like a second-hand store.
It is best to sort carefully
between the treasures and the trash.
See everything with new eyes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Second, we also got a more authentic liturgy of the people of God,
in the vernacular language.
- Hans Kung

Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position
of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter;
second,
telling other people to do so.
- Bertrand Russell

The average rap life is two or three albums.
You're lucky to get to your second album in rap!
- Jay Z

Newman's second law: Just when things look darkest,
they go black.
- Paul Newman

There is no room in the world, as you say,
for second rate work.
- Gerald Finzi

When I heard about the first Tomb Raider,
I was very interested and I would have liked to have directed that.
When I was approached for the second film,
I was delighted.
- Jan de Bont

I agree with the President that second-guessing is not a strategy,
but at the same time, I want to continue the dialogue
that ultimately will lead to bringing all of our troops home.
- Howard Coble

Since the end of the Second World War,
our population has more than doubled to 27 million people.
- Kim Campbell

I think being a woman is like being Irish.
Everyone says you're important and nice,
but you take second place all the same.
- Iris Murdoch

I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rome.
- Epicurus

The second trial was a fair trial.
I do not call it a second trial.
I call it a fair trial, as opposed to the first trial,
which was an unfair trial, a Roman holiday.
- Sam Sheppard

The first type of abstraction from objects I shall
refer to as simple abstraction,
but the second type I shall call reflective abstraction,
using this term in a double sense.
- Jean Piaget

Well, the most important thing about Islam is that
we have to differentiate between two kinds of Islam.
The first one is the institution of Islam...
second, the culture of Islam.
- Abdurrahman Wahid

The spectacles of experience; through them you will
see clearly a second time.
- Henrik Ibsen

I defend Israel's right to exist, to defend themselves,
to not let themselves be exterminated a second time.
- Oriana Fallaci

If you get depressed about being the second-best team in the world,
then you've got a problem.
- Julius Erving

No, I did not offer to resign for a second.
- Michael Isikoff

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

When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages,
I would always lay a wager than the man,
If not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on.
- Henry Fielding

Talking up a storm about food is so easy for me,
it's second nature.
- Rocco DiSpirito

I was always amazed about how much I could finally
squeeze into a thirty second commercial.
- Ridley Scott

Being second is to be the first of the ones who lose.
- Ayrton Senna

First, take the government of the Indians out of politics;
second,
let the laws of the Indians be the same as those of the whites;
third,
give the Indian the ballot.
- George Crook

I worked with her on the second season of Dark Angel in Vancouver,
one of my first real jobs.
- Ashley Scott

A second reason why science cannot replace judgement
is the behavior of financial markets.
- Martin Feldstein

The theatre is a gross art, built in sweeps and over-emphasis.
Compromise is its second name.
- Enid Bagnold

The great secret behind classified projects is that
most of them are so utterly boring and uninteresting
that James Bond wouldn't even take a second look at them.
- Kevin J. Anderson

Inside was the second LP album of a comedian's performance before an audience.
- Shelley Berman

Remember the two benefits of failure.
First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't work;
and second,
the failure gives you the opportunity to try a new approach.
- Roger von Oech

I never even visualized for a second doing what I'm doing.
- Ben E. King

Well, you know, I was through the whole of the Second
World War and saw all my friends killed.
- Patrick Macnee

Man is not an end but a beginning.
We are at the beginning of the second week.
We are children of the eighth day.
- Thornton Wilder

The relationship of the two problems is rather the reverse.
To a great extent disarmament is dependent on guarantees of peace.
Security comes first and disarmament second.
- Ludwig Quidde

Life is hardly more than a fraction of a second.
Such a little time to prepare oneself for eternity!
- Paul Gauguin

We often repent of our first thoughts,
and scarce ever of our second.
- Horace Walpole

It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession.
I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
- Ronald Reagan

Marriage is like wine.
It is not be properly judged until the second glass.
- Douglas William Jerrold

My unhealthy affection for my second daughter has waned.
Now I despise all my seven children equally.
- Evelyn Waugh

The family ties between hundreds of thousands of German
families and their American relatives led many to think
that America would never join a second war against Germany.
- Julius Streicher

When we started out in '64, um, I was playing Number One,
which was a woman second in command of a star ship.
- Majel Barrett


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