Constancy Related Quotes



Those who are condemned to death affect sometimes a constancy and contempt for death which is only the fear of facing it; so that one may say that this constancy and contempt are to their mind what the bandage is to their eyes.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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“The fickleness of the women whom I love is only equaled by the infernal constancy of the women who love me”

George Bernard Shaw

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“Somehow I can't believe that there are any heights that can't be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true. This special secret, it seems to me, can be summarized in four C s. They are curiosity, confidence, courage, and consta”

Walt Disney

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We should measure affection, not like youngsters by the ardor of its passion, but by its strength and constancy.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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“Constancy... that small change of love, which people exact so rigidly, receive in such counterfeit coin, and repay in baser metal.”

Lord Byron

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Idleness and constancy fix the mind to what it finds easy and agreeable. This habit always confines and cramps up our knowledge; and no one has ever taken the trouble to stretch and carry his understanding as far as it could go.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

#Agreeable #Confines #Constancy #Fix #Idleness


Alas! they had been friends in youth; But whispering tongues can poison truth, And constancy lives in realms above; And life is thorny, and youth is vain; And to be wroth with one we love Doth work like madness in the brain.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

#Constancy #Whispering


In bodies moved, the motion is received, increased, diminished, or lost, according to the relations of the quantity of matter and velocity; each diversity is uniformity, each change is constancy.

Baron De Montesquieu

#Constancy #Motion #Received #Velocity


Children have a right to some stability and constancy from the adults in their lives.

Dan Savage

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Constancy in love is of two sorts: One is the effect of new excellencies that are always presenting themselves afresh, and attractour affections continually; the other is only from a point of honor, and a taking of pride not to change.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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