quote by Mark Twain

Prohibition only drives drunkenness behind doors and into dark places, and does not cure it or even diminish it.

— Mark Twain

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Behind closed doors quote Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.

Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.

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You never know what someone is dealing with behind closed doors.

You only know what you see or what you think you see.

I almost died, secretly, behind closed doors.

Behind closed doors quote Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.

Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.

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I think behind closed doors people behave differently no matter what period we're looking at, because people have to stand up straight in public but can slouch behind closed doors - can you imagine wearing those corsets?

The things that happen to people we never really know.

What happens in houses behind closed doors, what secrets -

Democracies die behind closed doors. . . . When government begins closing doors, it selectively controls information rightfully belonging to the people. Selective information is misinformation.

Behind closed doors quote Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behi

Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.

As Chloe, I can honestly say I've never uttered a syllable of a curse word, not even behind closed doors.

As Chloe, I can honestly say I've never uttered a syllable of a curse word, not even behind closed doors.

Democracies die behind closed doors.

Behind closed doors quote A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a p

A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.

What consenting adults do behind closed doors is not my business.

Traveling is not just seeing the new;

it is also leaving behind. Not just opening doors; also closing them behind you, never to return. But the place you have left forever is always there for you to see whenever you shut your eyes.

Women are now more aggressive than men! And I don't put them down for it.

I think it's great. My attitude with sex with any woman I've ever been with is, I want you to be exactly who you want to be behind closed doors. Don't ever hold back with me.

Behind closed doors quote The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you

The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.

To be an actor you have to have a certain amount of madness in you.

That’s why, when people meet you and you seem very together, they are quite surprised - they don’t see you behind closed doors.

Whilst child abuse may be committed behind closed doors, it should never be swept under the carpet.

Family violence is an entrenched epidemic that we've lived with since time began, so we've got a long way to go. But I do believe the tide is turned. It's no longer a subject that only occurs behind closed doors

Behind closed doors quote Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring that opens the door.

Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring that opens the door.

I feel the same way about solitude as some people feel about the blessing of the church. It's the light of grace for me. I never close my door behind me without the awareness that I am carrying out an act of mercy toward myself.

The politics of the Cape Town Metro, which allows an executive Mayoral committee to make secret decisions which affect you, behind closed doors, is wrong!

The Spirit's fullness is not the reward of our faithfulness, but God's gift for our defeat. He was not given to the disciples in Acts 28 as the culmination and reward of their wonderful service, but in Acts 2 when they had proved themselves cowards, meeting behind closed doors.

Behind closed doors quote Behind every beautiful thing, there's been some kind of pain.

Behind every beautiful thing, there's been some kind of pain.

Radical transparency fosters goodness in so many ways for the same reasons that bad things are more likely to take place behind closed doors.

Dissent is what rescues democracy from a quiet death behind closed doors.

What people do behind closed doors is certainly not my concern unless I'm there with them.

Behind closed doors quote Why do you stay in prison, when the door is so wide open?

Why do you stay in prison, when the door is so wide open?

Nothing is allowed in public, while everything is permitted behind closed doors.

I stopped and gazed on the little dull man who was being paid to be a teacher of teachers. I turned and walked to the door, slammed it closed with a bang, and broken glass crashed to the floor. There was uproar behind me in the class, which did not interest me at all.

Kafka could never have written as he did had he lived in a house.

His writing is that of someone whose whole life was spent in apartments, with lifts, stairwells, muffled voices behind closed doors, and sounds through walls. Put him in a nice detached villa and he'd never have written a word.

Behind closed doors quote It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool, than

It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool, than to open it and remove all doubt.

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Because Conor McGregor is so confident - he goes there 'I'll beat this, I will do that' - If I would be his coach I will tell him all the time, behind closed doors, how dangerous [Nate] Diaz is and how much of a war this fight will be and how painful, and long, and uncomfortable it would be, and to get prepared for the worst day of his life.

Only an open mind still has room for new knowledge.

What is outgrown and used up must be discarded to make room for what is yet to be learned. And much of the best thinking is done alone-in deserts, on beaches, in bed, behind closed doors. It is why we say we need to get away-to escape from clutter and busyness-to hear ourselves think.

[Asserting] important First Amendment rights .

.. why should [executions] be the one area that is conducted behind closed doors?... Why shouldn't executions be public?

Behind closed doors quote If you focus on what you left behind, you will never be able to see what lies ah

If you focus on what you left behind, you will never be able to see what lies ahead.

People tend to think of Brisbane as a sleepy, sub-topical place.

I don't know. It's like Baltimore or something. I don't know. You would hear the family dramas going on behind closed doors.

For too long, decisions have been taken behind closed doors - tablets of stone have simply been past down to people without bothering to involve people, listen to their views or give them information about what we are doing and why.

I have a lot of tics and phobias. I hate to travel. I hate to go to festivals. I hate it when somebody gets close behind me. I'm scared of the darkness. I hate open doors.

Behind closed doors quote The moment you accept what troubles you've been given, the door will open.

The moment you accept what troubles you've been given, the door will open.

All night I dreamt of bonfires and burn piles and ghosts of men, and spirits behind those birds of flame. I cannot tell anymore when a door opens or closes, I can only hear the frame saying, Walk through.

Reading is a private pursuit; one that takes place behind closed doors.

Diplomacy is, perhaps, one element of the U.

S. government that should not be subject to the demands of 'open government'; whenever it works, it is usually because it is done behind closed doors. But this may be increasingly hard to achieve in the age of Twittering bureaucrats.

The whole process of getting licenses to broadcast, which took place decades ago, was done behind closed doors by powerful lobbies, and wealthy commercial interests got all the licenses with no public input, no congressional input for that matter.

Magic is not so much something which you do occasionally behind closed doors or in the space behind your closed eyes, but a way of living your life — a way of approaching the world you move through and everything in it.

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