There is more to sex appeal than just measurements— Audrey Hepburn
Unexpected Contrary To Popular Belief quotations
It is the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
Don't fall asleep yet. Contrary to popular belief, that's not where dreams get accomplished.
Contrary to popular belief, Americans don't hate advertising.
Don't be afraid to stand for what you believe in, even if that means standing alone.
Contrary to what they tell you... You are not a limited material being.
Contrary to popular belief, English women do not wear tweed nightgowns.
Contrary to popular belief, I'm not promiscuous.
There does seem to be a mistaken belief out there that I am sexually available somehow which is not to say that I'm not open-minded about sex.
Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience.
Miracles, contrary to popular belief, do not just happen.
A miracle is the achievement of the impossible, and it is only when we put aside out greed, anger, pride and prejudice so that our minds are open and ready to accept it, that a miracle can occur.
To preserve an unclouded capacity for the enjoyment of life is an unusual moral and psychological achievement. Contrary to popular belief, it is not the prerogative of mindlessness, but the exact opposite: It is the reward of self-esteem.
Contrary to the general belief about photography, you don't need bright sunlight: the best moodiest pictures are taken in the dim light of almost dusk, or of rainy days.
If you're gonna make a change, you're gonna have to operate from a new belief that says life happens not to me but for me.
I don't think people understand that being poor means you have to work from dawn until dusk just to survive through the day. I think there's some notion that poor people lie about all day not doing anything.
Contrary to popular belief, we (millennials) can't be won back with hipper worship bands, fancy coffee shops, or pastors who wear skinny jeans.
Courage is not the absence of fear, courage is acting in spite of fear.
Patience is not passive, on the contrary it is concentrated strength.
Contrary to popular belief. It's much wiser to take money from the poor than the rich.
Anyone can achieve something important.
Contrary to popular belief, the key is not hard work, but finding the right thing to achieve.
I'm not particularly fond of kissing strange men-contrary to popular belief.
Almost every successful person begins with two beliefs: the future can be better than the present, and I have the power to make it so.
Contrary to popular belief, we do not face a choice between economy and ecology, It is often said that protecting the environment would constrain or even undermine economic growth. In fact, the opposite is true: unless we protect resources and the earth's natural capital, we shall not be able to sustain economic growth.
The world is not ready for some people when they show up, but that shouldn't stop anyone.
Contrary to popular belief, there is no such thing as an educated person.
You are either learning or you are not. In today's world, it is vitally important that you see the truth in Eric Hoffer's statement. The win or loss, which is waiting in the wings for every person, is enormous. You get to choose which you will experience.
Do not exchange your dignity for popularity.
Contrary to popular belief, the past was not more eventful than the present.
If it seems so it is because when you look backward things that happened years apart are telescoped together, and because very few of your memories come to you genuinely virgin.
Contrary to popular belief, all evolving artists are in a full time battle with mediocrity.
Contrary to popular belief, it's not the legs that go first; it's remembering the word for legs.
God answers all prayers. Sometimes the answer is no.
Contrary to popular belief, the Loch Ness Monster is not a dinosaur -- it's a huge mutant duck, a top researcher claims.... Most mainstream Nessie researchers consider Gluber's duck theory to be horse feathers and are trying to blast it out of the water.
You have a soft spot. Contrary to popular belief, it is not where you are weak, it is the gateway to indestructible power.
Contrary to popular belief, I have always had a wonderful repertoire with my players.
Its easier to fool people than to convince them they have been fooled.
Contrary to popular belief, the experience of terror does not make you braver.
Perhaps though, it is easier to hide your fear when you're afraid all the time.
Contrary to popular belief, I don't spend a whole lot of time following soccer.
But as I have traveled around the world to better understand global development and health, I've learned that soccer is truly universal. No matter where I go, that's what kids are playing. That's what people are talking about.
It has come to be a dreadfully common belief in the Christian Church that the only man who has a “call” is the man who devotes all his time to what is called “the ministry,” whereas all Christian service is ministry, and every Christian has a call to some kind of ministry or another.
The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.
Contrary to popular belief, there are lots of actions on the part of Jefferson and Hemings that "speak" about the basic nature of their relationship.
Contrary to popular belief, a good number of transvestites-both male and female-are also heterosexual. Just because they want to get dressed up like the opposite sex does not necessarily mean they want to go to bed with the same sex. Some have successful heterosexual marriages & enjoy the most delightful shopping experiences.
Contrary to popular belief an artist is never ahead of his time, but most people are far behind theirs.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares and no real benefit.
Here's something that's contrary to popular belief: I actually don't like thinking. I think people think I like to think a lot. And I don't. I do not like to think at all.
I'm very interested in film making. It's telling a story, fiction or non-fiction. I have been filmed quite a lot. Contrary to popular belief, filming isn't glamorous. It can be wearingly repetitious, as the same shot is taken over and over again.
Contrary to popular belief, I don't go out very much.
When I do go out, a lot of times it'll be to something like a heavyweight fight, and I'll be photographed, so that people have this conception that I go out a lot.
Contrary to popular belief, there are actually quite a few guys in the action sports community that have faith and are Christians.
Hollywood is not stupid, contrary to popular belief;
it's really a lot of intelligent people trying to figure things out.