If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

Nothing has a stronger influence psychologically on their environment and especially on their children than the unlived life of the parent.

I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me.

Love always ends differently and it always begins differently - especially with me.

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I took some me time. I think that's a really important thing to do for yourself, especially in this business. And now I feel like I'm in a really good, positive place in my life.

At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.

Manners are especially the need of the plain. The pretty can get away with anything.

Woman's influence is powerful, especially when she wants something.

Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.

Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all those who would climb, but especially for those who have to step out of the crowd.

If you read my books, especially the Star Trek books and the Quest for Tomorrow books, you'll see in them the core theme of the basic humanistic questions that Star Trek asked.

I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences.

Children need love, especially when they don't deserve it.

A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.

To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy.

Hugs can do great amounts of good -- especially for children.

Every man sees in his relatives, and especially in his cousins, a series of grotesque caricatures of himself.

No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about it himself.

A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.

It is good to vary in order that you may frustrate the curious, especially those who envy you.

I think what a lot of action movies lose these days, especially the ones that deal with fantasy, is you stop caring at some point because you've lost human scale.

My mother is a special story. She went through so much to bring us up, four men at home, especially when our country was going through really difficult times.

Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.

Be willing to trust your instincts, especially if you cannot find answers elsewhere.

To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is a deep delight to the blood.

I have a great deal of company in my house; especially in the morning, when nobody calls.

It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women.

Good things come slow - especially in distance running.

A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism.

I'm interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos, especially activity that appears to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road toward freedom.

All adventures, especially into new territory, are scary.

I always thought that one of the reasons why a painter likes especially to have other painters look at his or her work is the shared experience of having pushed paint around.

It pays to be obvious, especially if you have a reputation for subtlety.

Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.

It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.

Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.

For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself.

I think like any marriage, especially when you've had divorced parents like myself, you'd want to try even harder to make it work.

Black people can be the most conservative, the most discriminating.

Especially among ourselves. It wasn't white people who said all black men have to wear baggy jeans.

There aren't that many things left that haven't already been done, especially with music. I'm interested in ideas that can shake us all up.

War on the other hand is such a terrible thing, that no man, especially a Christian man, has the right to assume the responsibility of starting it.

Hugs can do great amounts of good - especially for children.

To what a degree the same past can leave different marks - and especially admit of different interpretations.

I expect to plead not for the slave only, but for suffering humanity everywhere.

Especially do I mean to labor for the elevation of my sex.

Looking at female candidates today, other women are the hardest on them, especially older women who were brought up in a different culture.

I can whistle with my fingers, especially if I have a whistle.

Monoculture hates diversity of all types, especially diversity of opinion, and is therefore the enemy of free speech and expression.

I am struggling to maintain the government, not to overthrow it.

I am struggling especially to prevent others from overthrowing it.

Adversity is the state in which man mostly easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.

Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself.

His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment.