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In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.

It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.

It is far easier to know men than to know man.

It is for the superfluous things of life that men sweat.

It is not merely cruelty that leads men to love war, it is excitement.

It is the north wind that lashes men into Vikings; it is the soft, luscious south wind which lulls them to lotus dreams.

It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are thoroughly alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger after them.

Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong.

Love teaches even asses to dance.

Lust and force are the source of all our actions; lust causes voluntary actions, force involuntary ones.

Men are not against you; they are merely for themselves.

Men's actions depend to a great extent upon fear. We do things either because we enjoy doing them or because we are afraid not to do them.

Money and women. They're two of the strongest things in the world. The things you do for a woman you wouldn't do for anything else. Same with money.

Money never remains just coins and pieces of paper. Money can be translated into the beauty of living, a support in misfortune, an education, or future security.

Most people would rather be seen through than not seen at all.

My advice about acting? Speak clearly, don't bump into people, and if you must have motivation, think of your pay packet on Friday.

Necessity is the mother of taking chances.

Necessity... the mother of invention.

Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire.

No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.


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