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People like secrets. Creative people really like secrets.
Far from being the basis of the good society, the family, with its narrow privacy and tawdry secrets, is the source of all our discontents.
I have always been a romantic, one of those people who believes that a woman in pink circus tights contains all the secrets of the universe.
The art of the parenthesis is one of the greatest secrets of eloquence in Society.
Forgiveness is important in families, especially when there are so many secrets that need to be healed - for the most part, every family's got them.
When I wrote 'We Were The Mulvaneys,' I was just old enough to look back upon my own family life and the lies of certain individuals close to me, with the detachment of time. I wanted to tell the truth about secrets: How much pain they give, yet how much relief, even happiness we may feel when at last the motive for secrecy has passed.
Joyce Carol Oates
From infancy on, we are all spies; the shame is not this but that the secrets to be discovered are so paltry and few.
The dead keep their secrets, and in a while we shall be as wise as they - and as taciturn.
Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over your papers.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
I'm an old English major from way back, so I do have fun tearing apart texts and trying to find the hidden secrets and the subtexts in there.
During the whole 'Jeopardy' experience, I felt like I was living a bit of a double life, I would be secretly flying out to L.A. to tape new shows, hoping that none of my coworkers would notice the absence and figure out what was going on. 'Jeopardy' tries very hard to keep their secrets.
The last refuge of privacy cannot be placed solely in law or technology. It must repose in both, and a thoughtful combination of the two can help us thread a path between having all our secrets trivially discoverable and preserving nothing for our later selves for fear of that discovery.
I hate the word 'rendering,' as it equates to 'pouring concrete' on ideas that demand continuing dialog. 'Trade secrets' imply hoarding of knowledge.
Because I've been around forever and ever, like wallpaper, people ask me for secrets... it's the same with my skin care range; that's out of necessity. As soon as I saw the first signs, I bought everything in the market.
Luckily, my wife is amazing. She's one of the few people in my life I'm completely honest with. I've told her everything about my past. She knows me inside and out. There's no secrets at all.
The idea that certain things in life - and in the universe - don't yield up their secrets is something that requires a slightly more mature reader to accept.
Samuel R. Delany
I don't have secrets in my life. Everything is out there.
Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.
The only secrets are the secrets that keep themselves.
George Bernard Shaw
Well the protester I think is a very powerful thing. It's basically a mechanism of democracy that, along with capitalism, scientific innovation, those things have built the modern world. And it's wonderful that the new tools have empowered that protestor so that state secrets, bad developments are not hidden anymore.
If I had any deadly secrets, I wouldn't still be alive.
We could live at the present day without a Plato, but a double number of Newtons is required to discover the secrets of nature, and to bring life into harmony with the laws of nature.
A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks. A lover is apt to be as full of secrets from himself as is the object of his love from him.
Secrets are things we give to others to keep for us.
As an old reporter, we have a few secrets, and the first thing is we try the phone book.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Michel de Montaigne
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