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Habit Quotes


"Habit is overcome by habit." - Thomas A Kempis

"Only a habit can subdue another habit." - Og Mandino

"affection is a habit." - Letitia Elizabeth Landon

"Character is inured habit." - Plutarch

"Habit is second nature." - Michel De Montaigne

"Everybody's got a habit." - Lillian Hellman

"Winning is a habit." - Leo Durocher

"The habit of persistence is the habit of victory." - Herbert Kaufman

"Lust indulged became habit, and habit unresisted became necessity." - Saint Augustine

"Thoughts crystallize into habit and habit solidifies into circumstances." - Bryan Adams

"It takes a habit to replace a habit." - Napoleon Hill

"Habit is overcome by habit. [Lat., Consuetudo consuetudine vincitur.]" - Thomas A Kempis

"It takes a good habit to replace a bad habit." - Melody Carlson

"Cultivate the giving habit as you do the saving habit." - Grenville Kleiser

"Yet habit - strange thing! what cannot habit accomplish?" - Herman Melville

"Nothing is stronger than habit." - Ovid

"Happiness never becomes a habit." - Marilyn Monroe

"Cultivate the habit of laughter." - Og Mandino

"Divorce transforms habit into drama." - Al Alvarez

"Humans are animals of habit." - Arundhati Roy

"Unpunctuality is a vile habit." - Winston Churchill

"Habit is stronger than desire." - Mike Murdock

"Habit was stronger than emotion." - Tim Wynne-Jones

"Habit is ten times nature." - Duke Of Wellington

"Excellence has become a habit." - Tim Cook

"Habit: Often mistaken for love." - Marlene Dietrich

"Talking's just a nervous habit." - Martha Grimes

"Habit is stronger than nature." - Quintus Curtius Rufus

"Habit is a second nature." - Michel De Montaigne

"Habit rules the unreflecting herd." - William Wordsworth

"Character is long-standing habit." - Plutarch

"Habit is a great deadener." - Samuel Beckett

"Habit is stronger than reason." - George Santayana

"Habit had made the custom." - Ovid

"Habit is ten times nature." - Arthur Wellesley

"Chaos breeds life; Order creates habit." - Henry Adams

"Habit is a form of exercise." - Elbert Hubbard

"Make curiosity a wonder-ful habit." - Chip Conley

"Failure is not an American habit." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Habit has a kind of poetry." - Simone De Beauvoir

"The power of habit is very strong." - Publilius Syrus

"habit is our idea of eternity." - Letitia Elizabeth Landon

"Books are a habit-forming drug." - Agatha Christie

"Sometimes silence is a habit that hurts?" - E L Konigsburg

"Losing is like smoking. It's habit forming." - Puggy Pearson

"Habit is the strongest thing in life." - Jack Black

"Habit is the daily battleground of character" - Dan Coats

"Avery Morgansten? This is becoming a habit." - J. Lynn

"Break a bad habit - drop it" - Anonymous

"Lookin' back is a bad habit." - Charles Portis

"My worst habit is speaking to much" - Robert Pattinson

"The creative habit is like a drug." - Henry Moore

"Habit is necessary to give power." - William Hazlitt

"Habit: A shackle for the free." - Ambrose Bierce

"Habit is everything, even in love." - Luc De Clapiers

"Dogs are a habit, I think." - Elizabeth Bowen

"Get in the habit of appreciating things." - Michael Losier

"Forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable." - Octavia Butler

"Love's best habit is a soothing tongue" - William Shakespeare

"Turn your habit into a conscious decision." - Marshall Sylver

"Habit is the great flywheel of society." - William James

"Break the leg of a bad habit." - Proverbs

"Love's best habit is a soothing tongue." - William Shakespeare

"Habit, n. A shackle for the free." - Ambrose Bierce

"Marriage is rather a silly habit." - John Osborne

"Change of habit cannot alter Nature." - Aesop

"Happiness is a habit-cultivate it." - Elbert Hubbard

"Excellence isn't an act, it's a habit" - Quincy Jones

"Must swear off from swearing. Bad habit." - Rutherford B Hayes

"Character is simply habit long continued." - Plutarch

"A habit does not a monk make." - Francois Rabelais

"I am a creature of habit." - Jennifer Aniston

"Never permit failure to become a habit." - William Frederick Book

"Habit is a strong invisible prison." - John O'Donohue

"Habit: The great economizer of energy." - Elbert Hubbard

"Sow an action, reap a habit." - Hannah More

"Powerful indeed is the empire of habit." - Publilius Syrus

"Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity." - Saint Augustine

"I'm very much a creature of habit." - Eminem

"Habit is the nursery of errors." - Victor Hugo

"I am not a creature of habit." - Tony Visconti

"Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing." - Vince Lombardi

"Habit creates the appearance of justice; progress has no greater enemy than habit." - Jose Marti

"Any habit may be discontinued by building in its place some other and more desirable habit." - Napoleon Hill

"Unless the habit leads to happiness the best habit is to contract none." - Johann Georg Ritter von Zimmermann

"The hardest habit of all to break is the terrible habit of happiness." - Theodosia Garrison

"Exchange the bad habit of worrying with the excellent habit of trusting God." - Elizabeth George

"We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking." - Albert Camus

"Unless the habit leads to happiness the best habit is to contract none." - John Zimmerman

"The hard must become habit. The habit must become easy. The easy must become beautiful." - Doug Henning

"habit, a particularly insidious thug who chokes passion and smothers love. Habit puts us on autopilot." - Diane Ackerman

"Tension is a habit. Relaxing is a habit. Bad habits can be broken, good habits formed." - William James

"The only way to break a bad habit was to replace it with a better habit." - Jack Nicholson

"The hard must become habit. The habit must become easy. The easy must become beautiful." - Doug Henning

"8. Habit Testing and Where To Look For Habit-Forming Opportunities
" - Hooked

"Little choices determine habit; Habit carves and molds character. Which makes the big decisions." - Elizabeth George

"When you choose a habit, you also choose the end of that habit." - Zig Ziglar

"Those who have the habit of revelation lose the habit of thought." - Robin Skelton

"No, evidently habit means a lot. The devil knows what habit can do to a person." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes." - Mary Martin

"A nail is driven out by another nail. Habit is overcome by habit." - Desiderius Erasmus

"Sometimes, the hardest habit to break is the habit of doing nothing beyond the necessary." - Mira Grant

"Healthy thinking is a habit, just like neurotic thinking is a habit." - Wayne Dyer

"Habit 1: Be Proactive Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind Habit 3: Put First Things First Habit 4: Think Win/Win Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood Habit 6: Synergize Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw" - Stephen Covey

"It takes 3 weeks to break a habit, 6 weeks to develop a new habit and 36 weeks to hardwire this new habit." - Patrick Holford

"To make anything a habit, do it; to not make it a habit, do not do it; to unmake a habit, do something else in place of it." - Epictetus

"The long habit of living indisposeth us for dying." - Thomas Browne

"The habit of giving only enhances the desire to give." - Walt Whitman

"Habit is second nature, or rather . . . ten times nature." - William James

"Men submit from habit to everything that seeks power." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The habit of doing one's duty drives away fear." - Charles Baudelaire

"Habit is the second nature which destroys the first." - Blaise Pascal

"Art has the lovely habit of ruining all artistic theories." - Marcel Duchamp

"Excellence is a habit. You are what you repeatedly do." - Shaquille O'Neal

"You have proved it is a very moral habit." - Benjamin Disraeli

"nothing in life is more corroding than habit." - Gertrude Atherton

"When stability becomes a habit, maturity and clarity follow." - B.K.S. Iyengar

"I've a devil of a habit for being right." - Catherynne M Valente

"Things have a habit of working out, you know. Eventually." - Angie Sage

"Habit keeps my life going, with occasional pushes from desire." - Mason Cooley

"Virtue is the habit of acting according to wisdom." - Gottfried Leibniz

"Marriage is a triumph of habit over hate." - Oscar Levant

"London is a bad habit one hates to lose." - William Sansom

"Scotland have this habit of kicking themselves in the foot" - Alan Brazil

"Dissimilarity of habit tends more than anything to destroy affection." - Aristotle

"Motivation gets you going and habit gets you there." - Zig Ziglar

"Working hard becomes a habit, a serious kind of fun." - Mary Lou Retton

"Treason is very much a matter of habit, Smiley decided." - John Le Carre

"Lawlessness is a self-perpetuating, ever-expanding habit." - Dorothy Thompson

"It takes 21 days to develop a habit." - Maxwell Maltz

"What we call human nature, is actually human habit." - Jewel

"Tradition is the social equivalent of personal habit." - Hassan Fathy

"Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit." - Shaquille O'Neal

"My worst habit is my fear & my destructive rationalizing." - Sylvia Plath

"Problems postponed have a habit of solving themselves" - John Flanagan

"Cruelty isn't a personality trait. Cruelty is a habit." - Rick Yancey

"Character is, for the most part, simply habit become fixed." - Charles Henry Parkhurst

"Excellence is not an act, but a habit." - Marva Collins

"Fear is not in the habit of speaking truth." - Tacitus

"Habit simplifies our movements, makes them accurate, and diminishes fatigue." - William James

"I"ve a devil of a habit for being right." - Catherynne M Valente

"First forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain you whether you're inspired or not. Habit will help you finish and polish your stories. Inspiration won't. Habit is persistence in practice." - Octavia Butler

"Gravity is a habit that is hard to shake off." - Terry Pratchett

"Fear is a habit; I am not afraid." - Aung San Suu Kyi

"95% of everything you do is the result of habit." - Aristotle

"The debt-habit is the twin brother of poverty." - Theodore T. Munger

"Habit is the most imperious of all masters." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Got to keep losing horses," he said drowsily. "Bad habit." - John Flanagan

"Choice is always performed against a background of habit." - Nicholas Wolterstorff

"Both success and failure are largely the results of HABIT!" - Napoleon Hill



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