Secret - Quotes


The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.


The secret of realizing the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment of existence is: to live dangerously! Build your cities on the slopes of Vesuvius!

Friedrich Nietzsche

The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you`re willing to work.

Oprah Winfrey

The older golfer can hit the ball as far as the young one. He chips and putts equally well. And will probably have a better knowledge of the course. So why does he take the extra stroke that denies him victory? Experience. He knows the downside, what happens if it goes wrong, which makes him more cautious. The young player is either ignorant or reckless to caution. That is his edge. It is the same with all of us. Knowledge makes us play safe. The secret is to stay childish.

Paul Arden

Most of the biggest catastrophes that we've witnessed rarely come from information that is secret or hidden. It comes from information that is freely available and out there, but that we are willfully blind to, because we can't handle, don't want to handle, the conflict that it provokes. But when we dare to break that silence, or when we dare to see, and we create conflict, we enable ourselves and the people around us to do our very best thinking.
Open information is fantastic, open networks are essential. But the truth won't set us free until we develop the skills and the habit and the talent and the moral courage to use it. Openness isn't the end. It's the beginning.

Margaret Heffernan

The secret ingredient of improvement everywhere in life is always the same: practice, practice, practice.

Daniel Dennett

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

The secret of happiness is to see all the marvels of the world, and never to forget the drops of oil on the spoon.

Paulo Coelho

The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.


Self-trust is the first secret of success.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.

Sigmund Freud

Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.

Benjamin Franklin

The truth is you can be orphaned again and again and again. The truth is, you will be. And the secret is, this will hurt less and less each time until you can`t feel a thing. Trust me on this.

Chuck Palahniuk

Just because you keep something a secret doesn`t mean it never happened, no matter how much you want that to be true.

Jodi Picoult

She behaves as if she was beautiful. Most American women do. It is the secret of their charm.

Oscar Wilde


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