„I always work on the theory that the audience will believe you best if you believe yourself.“
— Charlton Heston, Context: I always work on the theory that the audience will believe you best if you believe yourself. This meant that I had to come to understand Moses well enough to believe in my portrayal of him.
— Frank Lloyd Wright American architect (1867-1959) 1867 - 1959
As quoted in My Favorite Quotations (1990) by Norman Vincent Peale
— Fulton J. Sheen Catholic bishop and television presenter 1895 - 1979
„He smiled understandingly-much more than understandingly. It was one of those rare smiles with a quality of eternal reassurance in it, that you may come across four or five times in life. It faced--or seemed to face--the whole eternal world for an instant, and then concentrated on you with an irresistible prejudice in your favor. It understood you just as far as you wanted to be understood, believed in you as you would like to believe in yourself, and assured you that it had precisely the impression of you that, at your best, you hoped to convey.“
— F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
„Icke: The best way of removing negativity is to laugh and be joyous, Terry, so I'm glad that there's been so much laughter in the audience tonight.
Wogan: But they're laughing at you. They're not laughing with you.
Icke: I don't care.“
— David Icke English writer and public speaker 1952
Interview with Terry Wogan, ibid.
„If you’re attempting to do the work of evangelism and your life is stuffed with believers, you’ll find yourself out of work pretty quickly. What’s the point of saving the “already saved”?“
— Bill Hybels, Just Walk Across the Room: Simple Steps Pointing People to Faith
„I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.“
— Marilyn Monroe American actress, model, and singer 1926 - 1962