You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

There are two levers for moving men -- interest and fear.

To insure good health: Eat lightly, breathe deeply, live moderately, cultivate cheerfulness, and maintain an interest in life.

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Scientists announced today that they have discovered a cure for apathy.

However, they claim no one has shown the slightest interest in it.

If you would persuade, you must appeal to interest rather than intellect.

Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him.

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.

He who lives by fighting with an enemy has an interest in the preservation of the enemy's life.

But life is long. And it is the long run that balances the short flare of interest and passion

If egotism means a terrific interest in one's self, egotism is absolutely essential to efficient living.

Worry is interest paid on trouble before it falls due.

All stories interest me, and some haunt me until I end up writing them.

Certain themes keep coming up: justice, loyalty, violence, death, political and social issues, freedom.

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.

Interest makes some people blind, and others quick-sighted.

Interest works night and day in fair weather and in foul.

It gnaws at a man's substance with invisible teeth.

We all need to take great interest in the future because we will spend the rest of our life there.

To appreciate nonsense requires a serious interest in life.

Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.

We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.

I am not interested in power for power's sake, but I'm interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.

When a thing ceases to be a subject of controversy, it ceases to be a subject of interest.

It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.

The fear of hell, or aiming to be blest, savors too much of private interest.

I don't believe in principle, but I do in interest.

Borrowing is not much better than begging;

just as lending with interest is not much better than stealing.

You know it is not my interest to pay the principal, or my principal to pay the interest.

My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there.

Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations.

Opinions are a private matter. The public has an interest only in judgments.

Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it come to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh.

My primary interest has always been about exploring the human psyche and humanity.

You cannot write for children They're much too complicated.

You can only write books that are of interest to them.

The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later.

Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you.

Not until, years later, I found my true interest in life did I discover that I could master a subject, no matter how difficult, if it helped me in what I wanted to do.

I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia.

It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma; but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.

One must either take an interest in the human situation or else parade before the void.

To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.

There are only two forces that unite men -- fear and interest.

Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest

I have not much interest in anyone's personal history after the tenth year, not even my own. Whatever one was going to be was all prepared before that.

Why are women so much more interesting to men than men are to women?

Would you persuade, speak of interest, not of reason.

One should never make one's debut with a scandal.

One should reserve that to give an interest to one's old age.

We cannot be separated in interest or divided in purpose. We stand together until the end.

The difficulty for Mr. Obama will be when the public sees where his decisions lead - higher inflation, higher interest rates, higher taxes, sluggish growth, and a jobless recovery.

Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth.

It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together.