Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lust Being Silly quotations
There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do.
I heard what you said. I’m not the silly romantic you think. I don’t want the heavens or the shooting stars. I don’t want gemstones or gold. I have those things already. I want…a steady hand. A kind soul. I want to fall asleep, and wake, knowing my heart is safe. I want to love, and be loved.
I even accept for the sake of argument that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged.
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
You'll be old and you never lived, and you kind of feel silly to lie down and die and to never have lived, to have been a job chaser and never have lived.
You know what's the worst? Being a 16 year old girl who loves a famous Singer, not solely for his looks, but because you truly believe he is talented and devoted and you agree deeply with his message. Because no matter how intelligently and fully you can express that, people will assume you're just a silly teenager who thinks a famous guy is cute.
What unhappy beings men are! They constantly waver between false hopes and silly fears, and instead of relying on reason they create monsters to frighten themselves with, and phantoms which lead them astray.
Imperfections are beauty, madness is genius and silly is better than boring
Those who say that the study of science makes a man an atheist, must be rather silly people.
I would even go to Washington, which is saying something for me, just to glimpse Jane Q. Public, being sworn in as the first female president of the United States, while her husband holds the Bible and wears a silly pill box hat and matching coat.
Carbon dioxide is portrayed as harmful.
But there isn't even one study that can be produced that shows that carbon dioxide is a harmful gas.
It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on earth has ever produced the expression, 'As pretty as an airport.
Everyone thinks these are self-portraits but they aren't meant to be.
I just use myself as a model because I know I can push myself to extremes, make each shot as ugly or goofy or silly as possible.
Once the travel bug bites there is no known antidote, and I know that I shall be happily infected until the end of my life
There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do.
If I could go back in time and tell my younger self that eventually that I'd become very successful writing Dune books after Frank Herbert's death, I would have laughed myself silly, I think, at how strange that prospect would be.
Motherhood has most definitely changed me and my life.
Its so crazy how drastic even the small details change - in such an amazing way. Even silly things, like the fact that all of my pictures on my cell phone used to be of me at photo shoots - conceited, I know! - but now every single picture on my phone is of Mason.
If Courtezans and Strumpets were to be prosecuted with as much Rigour as some silly People would have it, what Locks or Bars would be sufficient to preserve the Honour of our Wives and Daughters?
When I was a kid, I would make kung fu movies with the kids in the neighborhood, and I would be the guy behind the camera directing everybody, but they were all very silly little shorts and comedy bits.
I think there's nothing better than laughing in life, so that's nice, to be thought of as someone who can make someone laugh. It's 'cause I think life is hard. You know, my dad was a really silly man. A great Irish silly man. And that's fine.
Wendy, Wendy, when you are sleeping in your silly bed you might be flying about with me saying funny things to the stars.
When you speak up about any sense of unfairness or injustice, you're told that you're overreacting, you're too angry, too silly-shut up already. It takes a tremendous amount of fortitude to be able to live in this world as a woman, let alone a woman who wants things to change.
I think we are drawn to dogs because they are the uninhibited creatures we might be if we weren't certain we knew better.
I just think it's silly to be stingy with compliments.
If you see someone and they strike you as beautiful in any way, why not let them know?
Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.
I have noticed that what cats most appreciate in a human being is not the ability to produce food, which they take for granted - but his or her entertainment value.
There was a time in my life when being dishonest with women was the natural way to be. I finally said, "Hey, I have to stop this silliness."
I think [religion] is presumptuous and I think it is silly, because it makes you believe that you are less than what you can be. As long as you can blame everything on some unseen deity, you don’t ever have to be responsible for your own behavior.
Here's to our wives and girlfriends...may they never meet!
Read, every day, something no one else is reading.
Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity.
The old system where every child was locked away and set into nonstop, daily cut throat competition with every other child for silly prizes called grades is broken beyond repair. If it could be fixed it could have been fixed by now. Good riddance.
Don't confuse simple, reasonable honesty with radical silliness.
There is no reason to try to articulate blurry feelings or over-explain every detail. The point is to be honest instead of internalizing, not to try to extract juicy confessionals out of everyday life.
I had rather be an oyster than a man, the most stupid and senseless of animals.
They [dogs] never talk about themselves but listen to you while you talk about yourself, and keep up an appearance of being interested in the conversation.
I don't want to be a silly temptress.
I cannot see any sense in getting dressed up and doing nothing but tempting men in pictures.
Only those who are capable of silliness can be called truly intelligent.
No man can be condemned for owning a dog.
As long as he has a dog, he has a friend; and the poorer he gets, the better friend he has.