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Behavior Had

My theory was that what I had to do was make a study of human behavior.

- A. E. van Vogt

Future Treat

The key to making healthy decisions is to respect your future self. Honor him or her. Treat him or her like you would treat a friend or a loved one. A Stanford study showed that those who saw a photo of their future self made smarter financial decisions.

- A. J. Jacobs

Student Dangerous

He was what I often think is a dangerous thing for a statesman to be - a student of history; and like most of those who study history, he learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones.

- A. J. P. Taylor

New Napoleon

Like most of those who study history, he (Napoleon III) learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones.

- A. J. P. Taylor

My Life Like

I've never had a study in my life. I'm like Jane Austen - I work on the corner of the dining table.

- A. N. Wilson

Reward Lot

If I had to study and work hard, it would have to have the reward of a lot of cash.

- Abbey Clancy

Victories Lay

The study of history empowers nations and individuals with an ability to avoid errors of the past and lay foundations for victories in the future.

- Aberjhani

Even Talmud

If you study the Talmud you please God even more than you do by praying or fasting.

- Abraham Cahan

Student Some

If some student came up and wanted to know where to study painting, you'd want to suggest someplace, but there's no place. I wouldn't know where to send a student to study.

- Ad Reinhardt

Learn Kindergarten

My kindergarten teacher encouraged me to learn, as did my school headmaster, who gave me a grant to study.

- Ada Yonath

Book Unexpected

Being a magician taught me how powerful the element of surprise can be. In each book, I've tried to work that in - an unexpected twist in a story that reveals an insight, a counter intuitive study that turns your beliefs upside-down.

- Adam Grant

Learn Figure

I'm extremely fascinated by marriage. I want to study marriage. I want to learn about it. I want to know it. I want to figure out whether or not I want to do it. I'm not just going to leap into it, because that's not good for anybody.

- Adam Levine

Mosque Also

The mosque was the neighbourhood house of worship, but it was also the place where my high school friends and I came to study.

- Ahmed Zewail

Door Placed

The family's dream was to see me receive a high degree abroad and to return to become a university professor - on the door to my study room, a sign was placed reading 'Dr. Ahmed,' even though I was still far from becoming a doctor.

- Ahmed Zewail

University Had

I had teachers in high school to point me in the direction of the University of Indiana School of Music, and after IU, I went on to study at the Academy of Arts in Philadelphia. I graduated in 2006.

- Ailyn Perez

My Life Other

In total, I have spent 35 years at Hokkaido University as a staff member - 2 and a half in the Faculty of Science, and the other 32 and a half in the Faculty of Engineering. Other than about two years of study in America and a few months in other places overseas, most of my life has been spent at the Faculty of Engineering.

- Akira Suzuki

My Life Arrested

I wanted to study painting and become a painter, but I had a huge flip-over in my life when I was about 18 or 19. I was part of a criminal environment; I got arrested and convicted, and I had to start thinking in a new way.

- Aksel Hennie

Magic About

Music - special magic that communicates feelings and sensitivities that are human and what is so wonderful about the art. Let your kids get involved in the arts and study this workshop of human sensitivities, sadness, joy, happiness and aware of sadness and joy and happiness in their lives.

- Al Jarreau

Love Matters

We must study love the way we study anything else that matters.

- Alain de Botton

Always Zen

If you study the writings of the mystics, you will always find things in them that appear to be paradoxes, as in Zen, particularly.

- Alan Watts

Education Young

Young people don't really study the facts; they watch the skewed MSNBC and get a primarily liberal education.

- Alana Stewart

I Think Scientist

I think I set myself on a course to become a scientist around about the time that Carl Sagan's 'Cosmos' series was on television, and there really was no going back for me at that point, and then I went on to study space science and then get my Ph.D., then go aboard and work in the European Space Agency.

- Alastair Reynolds

Dress Needs

I wanted to go out of fashion, to study medicine. I thought, you know, who needs fashion? How important is it if you wear a red dress and an orange jacket? It's not, really.

- Alber Elbaz

Wanting Familiarity

This familiarity with a respected physician and my appreciation of his work, or the tragedy I experienced with the long, tormented agony and death of my mother might have influenced me in wanting to study medicine. It was not the case.

- Albert Claude

Medical Means

When I went to the University, the medical school was the only place where one could hope to find the means to study life, its nature, its origins, and its ills.

- Albert Claude

Turn Through

So I set out to study the oxidation system in the potato, which, if damaged, causes the plant to turn brown. I did this in the hope of discovering, through these studies, the key to the understanding of adrenal function.

- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Mankind Books

The proper study of mankind is books.

- Aldous Huxley

Here I Remember

I remember during my lifetime I would meet women, and it was almost like God would say to me, 'Now, this woman here is not the one you are going to end up with, but she is going to be a lot like this woman; look at this woman, study this woman.' And when my wife showed up, He was like, 'You recognize her now?'

- Alec Baldwin

Been Assumes

The conscience of the world is so guilty that it always assumes that people who investigate heresies must be heretics; just as if a doctor who studies leprosy must be a leper. Indeed, it is only recently that science has been allowed to study anything without reproach.

- Aleister Crowley

Art Think

I never wanted to study art. And I don't think you need to study art if you are an artist. It's even dangerous to go to school. You need to do whatever you want, as you want.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Nature Want

One of the best ways of understanding human nature is to study children. After all, if we want understand who we are, we should find out how we got to be that way.

- Alison Gopnik

Envy German

Living in Manhattan opened me to whole new sets of things to envy, study, gather and imagine stealing. A full-size 1809 German harp, beautifully painted with three goddesses, covered in a pea-green coat of great silvery refinement: mine for $180. Though all its strings were broken, its beauty let it claim a quarter of my one - bedroom.

- Allan Gurganus

Still Other

It is still not clear from this study how laughter can directly help the heart but other studies have shown that laughter is beneficial for every system in the body.

- Allen Klein

May University

Now, a recent study from cardiologists at the University of Maryland, has shown that laughter may have a beneficial effect on the heart.

- Allen Klein

Nine Sings

One does not study for a goal. One sings because one can't help it! The 'goal' nine times out of ten is a mere accident.

- Alma Gluck

Time Torah

I study Torah all the time.

- Amar'e Stoudemire

Parent Firmly

With demands for special education or standardized test prep being shouted in their ears, public schools can't always hear a parent when he says: 'I want my child to be able to write contracts in Spanish,' or, 'I want my child to shake hands firmly,' or, 'I want my child to study statistics and accounting, not calculus.'

- Amity Shlaes

Russian Aspects

We study, as Americans, the extreme aspects of repression under the Stalinist era. We're focused on them. The vast majority of Russian citizens, it was a much softer type of being disconcerted.

- Amor Towles

Me Well

Well, what is acting but the study of human behavior? And that's so fascinating to me.

- Amy Smart

Love Would

I would love to study guitar or trumpet.

- Amy Winehouse

Love Studying

You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; in just the same way, you learn to love by loving.

- Anatole France

New Economic Policy

It was almost forbidden in the Soviet Union to study the New Economic Policy.

- Anatoly Chubais

Young Prima

At a young age, I wanted to be a prima ballerina and had these grand ideas that I would go study at Juilliard. It's something I laugh about now.

- Andra Day

Closely Tape

Anytime you fight a champion, you got to watch the tape closely and study him closely.

- Andre Ward

Thought Opera

In preparing my thesis, I have had the pleasure of collecting testimonies from colleagues such as Placido Domingo but also from singing teachers and musicologists. The entire course of study has confirmed what I already thought, that the value and meaning of opera singing, at the beginning of the third millennium, remain intact.

- Andrea Bocelli

Voice Hours

You have to have great passion, because to sing operatic music requires lots of work. I study for at least two hours every day. The voice is like an instrument and requires constant exercise.

- Andrea Bocelli

Love Note

Music is a prerogative of those who are willing to spend time to study it, understand and love it, well aware of the fact that one life is not enough to improve just one single note of what has already been written and performed.

- Andrea Bocelli

College Go

It was the most exciting thing to leave secondary school and go to college, to have that freedom to study whatever I wanted.

- Alek Wek

Affect Examine

Microeconomics is the study of how specific choices made by businesses, consumers and governments affect the markets for different goods and services. For example, a microeconomist might examine how price changes affect sales of apples relative to oranges.

- Alex Berenson

Consciousness Became

I became really interested in the study of consciousness.

- Alex Grey

Work Ant

You study all your life, you work really hard to do your best work onstage and onscreen, and then you make your best money playing an ant.

- Alex Rocco

College Other

Education is the key to the future: You've heard it a million times, and it's not wrong. Educated people have higher wages and lower unemployment rates, and better-educated countries grow faster and innovate more than other countries. But going to college is not enough. You also have to study the right subjects.

- Alex Tabarrok

College Magic

Our obsessive focus on college schooling has blinded us to basic truths. College is a place, not a magic formula. It matters what subjects students study, and subsidies should focus on the subjects that matter the most - not to the students, but to everyone else.

- Alex Tabarrok

Work Kind

I had the kind of family where I was told it was my job to study. They would work out the finances.

- Alexander Acosta

Childhood Directed

From my earliest childhood, my attention was specially directed to the subject of acoustics, and specially to the subject of speech, and I was urged by my father to study everything relating to these subjects, as they would have an important bearing upon what was to be my professional work.

- Alexander Graham Bell

Like Studio

I definitely want to study film. I'd like to have my own studio one day and just make a lot of movies.

- Alexander Ludwig

Mankind Proper Study

The proper study of Mankind is Man.

- Alexander Pope

Mankind Proper Study

Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.

- Alexander Pope

Work Environment

A Health Affairs study comparing patient-satisfaction scores with HCAHPS surveys of almost 100,000 nurses showed that a better nurse work environment was associated with higher scores on every patient-satisfaction survey question.

- Alexandra Robbins

Social Needed

The study of social progress is today not less needed in literature than is the analysis of the human heart.

- Alfred de Vigny

Evidence Private

The study of tavern history often brings to light much evidence of sad domestic changes. Many a cherished and beautiful home, rich in annals of family prosperity and private hospitality, ended its days as a tavern.

- Alice Morse Earle

Drop Youngest

The youngest children have a great capacity for empathy and altruism. There's a recent study that shows even 14-month-olds will climb across a bunch of cushions and go across a room to give you a pen if you drop one.

- Alison Gopnik

Work Always

I am a working person. I always work, study or do research for my novel. I even work on Sunday.

- Andrea Hirata

Play Some

I like to play football, read some books, study.

- Andrew Luck

Jazz Year

I studied classical music for a year. Then, I studied jazz for a year at the New School, and then I got kicked out. You had to go to your class, so I don't know if that counts as studying. I didn't study jazz. I was supposed to.

- Andrew Wyatt

Beginning Idea

I study orbital dynamics as a hobby. My idea of a good time is sitting down and drawing on that knowledge to imagine a space mission from beginning to end, getting as many details right as I can.

- Andy Weir

Father Considered

Film study was considered disgraceful by my father.

- Ang Lee

Note Adequate

I'm not a policy oriented person. I'm constrained to what I study. But educational policy has not yet taken adequate note of the whole child. Kids are not just their IQ or standardized test scores. It matters whether or not they show up, how hard they work.

- Angela Duckworth

Doing Through

When I first worked in Zimbabwe, I was a complete novice. I was doing a study, and I continued to learn more and more through the years. And where I have learned most is in the village, from the communities.

- Ann Cotton

Cut About

I can make 10 jackets of the same colour, same two pockets and same length, that will look like 10 completely different jackets when you put them on. It's about the way they are cut - it makes them look and feel completely different and move differently, and that's a never-ending study. People who wear my clothes will know exactly what I mean.

- Ann Demeulemeester

Love Book

I often feel that I have a split personality. I love more than anything to be in my study writing, but when it's time to do a book tour, I love that extroverted part, too - talking to people, reading, traveling, going out into the world.

- Ann Hood

Always Wanted

Theater was something that I always wanted to study.

- Anna Diop

Education Which

A masculine education cannot spare from professional study and the necessary acquisition of languages, the time and attention which I have bestowed on the compositions of my countrymen.

- Anna Seward

Read Greek

I do not read the ancient languages, but I am beginning to study Greek.

- Anne Rice

Data Been

Traditionally, when you talk to people who have Parkinson's or Alzheimer's, they'll talk about how they're in five or six studies, and they've been sequenced by each study. That's just fat in the system. Just have a single data set that then you can share. You can make the entire system more efficient.

- Anne Wojcicki

Tell Percent

Did you know that there was a study in 1961 that found that 90 percent of physicians wouldn't tell you if you were diagnosed with cancer?

- Anne Wojcicki

Intentions Esoteric

I am interested in the study of music and the discipline of music and the experience of music and music as a esoteric mechanism to continue my real intentions.

- Anthony Braxton

Some About

I'm a natural clown, I suppose, in writing, and one has to accept that; I can't do anything about it. I have written one or two novels which are not specifically funny. I wrote a study of Shakespeare which was not intended to be funny, but some people regard it as such.

- Anthony Burgess

Overcome Another

It takes a certain type of man to become a boxer, to fight for a living. To be able to have the confidence to hit another man, to control your fears. You must overcome the psychical aspect and believe in the art, the discipline of the sport. You need to study. You need to be smart.

- Anthony Joshua

Think Say

Acting is the only medium were people think they can just stand up and do it because they can say lines, but that is not so much the case. You have to study styles and techniques.

- Anthony Mackie

Very Rooms

America does not need gorgeous halls and concert rooms for its musical development, but music schools with competent teachers, and many, very many, free scholarships for talented young disciples who are unable to pay the expense of study.

- Anton Seidl

Like Players

I like to study everything: the way to be dangerous when you are attacking; what the players should do when you don't have the ball; where they should be. The tactics you tell the players to follow come from all this study.

- Antonio Conte

Historians Very

There are one or two very good women military historians who use imagination, great study and research; they can put themselves in the boots of the soldier.

- Antony Beevor

Sometimes I Think

I think about and study people. I think I make people uneasy sometimes by being so curious as to why they do what they do. I find myself thinking about this fairly obsessively, and I can't stop until I've found an answer.

- Antonya Nelson

Learn Discovered

Columbia University, where I went to study in 1993, insisted its undergraduates learn a foreign language, so I discovered French.

- Aravind Adiga

Technical Aspects

I feel like I'm sort of afraid to study too much because I feel like I work as I go, but I want to study the classics and also the technical aspects of things. I'm always looking to understand more.

- Ari Graynor

College Here

I didn't want to study theater or go to school in the city. I wanted the all-American 'Here's your quad' college experience.

- Ari Graynor

More Very

When you study postpartum depression, there is a very clear understanding that in communities where you see more support, there is less depression.

- Ariel Gore

Means Making

In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper arrangement of the various parts of the speech.

- Aristotle

Very However

I'm very grateful I went to school to study law, particularly tax law, which really is interesting to me and very useful to me now with my position. Music, however, will always be my number one passion; I like how it connects everyone.

- Armin van Buuren

College Play

I went to college to play football, not to study it.

- Art Donovan

Think Still

We often think that when we have completed our study of one we know all about two, because 'two' is 'one and one.' We forget that we still have to make a study of 'and.'

- Arthur Eddington

Smoke Deal

Being a vegetarian Buddhist would be a bit harsh to deal with in the kitchen, so I'm a Taoist, I study martial arts, and I don't drink or smoke.

- Arthur Potts Dawson

Own Hoped

By all means, let us study the great writers of the past for their own sakes, but let us study them for our guidance: that we, in our turn, having (it is to be hoped) something to say in our span of time, say it worthily, not dwindling out the large utterance of Shakespeare or of Burke.

- Arthur Quiller-Couch

Play Through

I expressed myself through hyperactivity and disruption. I wanted to play rather than study.

- Ashraf Barhom

Art College

After Newport, I worked in television for a while, and then I went to The Royal College Of Art and did a master's degree. I really did study quite a lot!

- Asif Kapadia

Art Surrounded

I wanted to study film at an art school - I loved the idea of being surrounded by designers and artists. We were encouraged to be experimental.

- Asif Kapadia

Mathematics Begins

The study of mathematics, like the Nile, begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.

- Charles Caleb Colton

Know Deal

You have to study a great deal to know a little.

- Charles de Secondat

Exercise Activity

Someone will write a resolution that says, 'I want to exercise more,' or 'I want to lose 15 pounds' - which is great, that's a great goal to have - but every study tells us that if you pose things in abstract, goal-related terms, it's much less likely that you will accomplish it than if you structure it as an actual activity.

- Charles Duhigg