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Motivational Mistress Quotes

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Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress;
when I get tired of one,
I spend the night with the other.
- Anton Chekhov

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Money differs from an automobile or mistress in being
equally important to those who have it and those who do not.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

Marriage, n: the state or condition of a community consisting of a master,
a mistress, and two slaves, making in all,
two.
- Ambrose Bierce

I'm married to the theater but my mistress is the films.
- Oskar Werner


 

That, sir, depends on whether I embrace your mistress or your politics.
- John Wilkes

Simplicity is the most deceitful mistress that ever betrayed man.
- Henry B. Adams

When I was nearly twelve years old, my kind mistress sickened and died.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs


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In Amsterdam the water is the mistress and the land the vassal.
throughout the city there are as many canals and drawbridges
as bracelets on a Gypsy's bronzed arms.
- Felix Marti-Ibanez

DURING the first years of my service in Dr. Flint's
family, I was accustomed to share some indulgences
with the children of my mistress.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

When a man marries his mistress it creates a job opportunity.
- James Goldsmith

Riches are a good hand maiden, but a poor mistress.
- Francis Bacon

Next to coming to a good understanding with a new mistress,
I love a quarrel with an old one.
- George Etherege

Woman throughout the ages has been mistress to the law,
as man has been its master.
- Freda Adler

A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second;
with a husband it runs the other way.
- Honore de Balzac

Much can be inferred about a man from his mistress:
in her one beholds his weaknesses and his dreams.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

We often choose a friend as we do a mistress -
for no particular excellence in themselves,
but merely from some circumstance that flatters our self-love.
- William Hazlitt

What is the student but a lover courting a fickle mistress
who ever eludes his grasp?
- William Osler

It is the personality of the mistress that the home expresses.
Men are forever guests in our homes,
no matter how much happiness they may find there.
- Elsie De Wolfe

I would rather drudge out my life on a cotton plantation,
till the grave opened to give me rest,
than to live with an unprincipled master and a jealous mistress.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events,
because by herself she is nothing and is ruled by prudence.
- John Dryden

Do you seriously expect me to be the first Prince of
Wales in history not to have a mistress?
- Prince Charles

Even a faithful mistress can be bent by constant threats.
- Sextus Propertius

I am married to the theater, and the films are only my mistress.
- Oskar Werner

Power is my mistress.
I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone
to take her away from me.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

After my mistress was dead, I lived most comfortably,
my master having a great affection for me.
- William Lilly

No lover, if he be of good faith, and sincere,
will deny he would prefer to see his mistress dead than unfaithful.
- Marquis de Sade

Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life,
impels us through all its mazes and meanderings,
but leads none of us by the same route.
- Charles Caleb Colton

As I've explained to my wife many times,
you have to kill your wife or mistress to get on the
front page of the papers.
- Julian Barnes

A mistress should be like a little country retreat near the town,
not to dwell in constantly, but only for a night and away.
- William Wycherley

Next to the pleasure of finding a new mistress is that
of being rid of an old one.
- William Wycherley

Money is a handmaiden, if thou knowest how to use it;
a mistress,
if thou knowest not.
- Horace

A mistress never is nor can be a friend.
While you agree, you are lovers; and when it is over,
anything but friends.
- Lord Byron

My mother was a good mistress to her servants,
taking care of them in their sicknesses,
not sparing any cost she was able to bestow for their recovery.
- Margaret Cavendish

Men will bear many things from a kept mistress,
which they would not bear from a wife.
- Samuel Richardson

I have no wish for a second husband.
I had enough of the first.
I like to have my own way to lie down mistress,
and get up master.
- Susanna Moodie

England is my wife, America my mistress.
It is very good sometimes to get away from one's wife.
- Cedric Hardwicke

Hear the words of prudence, give heed unto her counsels,
and store them in thine heart; her maxims are universal,
and all the virtues lean upon her; she is the guide
and the mistress of human life.
- Akhenaton

Now I need to take a piece of wood and make it sound like the railroad track,
but I also had to make it beautiful and lovable so
that a person playing it would think of it in terms of his mistress,
a bartender, his wife, a good psychiatrist -
whatever.
- Les Paul

The human face is the organic seat of beauty.
It is the register of value in development,
a record of Experience, whose legitimate office is to perfect the life,
a legible language to those who will study it,
of the majestic mistress, the soul.
- Eliza Farnham

If ever a man and his wife, or a man and his mistress,
who pass nights as well as days together,
absolutely lay aside all good breeding,
their intimacy will soon degenerate into a coarse familiarity,
infallibly productive of contempt or disgust.
- Lord Chesterfield

For years, my master had done his utmost to pollute
my mind with foul images,
and to destroy the pure principles inculcated by my grandmother,
and the good mistress of my childhood.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

They can't take your house and give it to the mayor's mistress,
even if they pay you for it.
But they can, apparently, take your house and tear
it down to make room for a development of trendy shops and restaurants,
a hotel and so on.
- Michael Kinsley

Our prejudices are our mistresses; reason is at best our wife,
very often heard indeed, but seldom minded.
- Philip Stanhope

Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age,
and old men's nurses.
- Francis Bacon

Buy old masters.
They fetch a better price than old mistresses.
- William Maxwell Aitken

Others go to bed with their mistresses;
I with my ideas.
- Jose Marti

You slam a politician, you make out he's the devil,
with horns and hoofs.
But his wife loves him, and so did all his mistresses.
- Pamela Hansford Johnson

Mistresses are like books; if you pore upon them too much,
they doze you and make you unfit for company;
but if used discreetly,
you are the fitter for conversation by em.
- William Wycherley

He's the president of the United States.
He's got to work 14 to 16 hours a day,
run foreign and domestic policy.
If he's got time for mistresses after all that,
what the hell difference does it make?
- Pierre Salinger

More coming out about Saddam Hussein.
We now know he takes Viagra and he has as many as six mistresses.
No wonder Congress is reluctant to take action against this guy -
he's one of their own.
- Jay Leno

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
- Marianne Williamson

It is our choices ... that show what we truly are,
far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling (Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets)

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent
about things that matter.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Hurry up" ranks right up there with "you need to"
as a destroyer of our humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We cannot choose our external circumstances,
but we can always choose how to respond to them.
- Epictetus

What we think, we become.
All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand -
and melting like a snowflake.
- Marie B. Ray

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

All our dreams can come true,
if we have the courage to pursue them.
- Walt Disney

When the vast cathedral of our being
becomes a sanctuary for all creation,
we become the face of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our greatest glory is not in never falling,
but in rising every time we fall.
- Confucius

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Each of us dwells in a cathedral of our own BEing
that is created vast enough to encompass Unity with all creation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The only limits in our life are those we impose on ourselves.
- Bob Proctor

Our business in life is not to get ahead of others,
but to get ahead of ourselves.
- E. Joseph Cossman

Our real problem, then, is not our strength today;
it is rather the vital necessity of action today
to ensure our strength tomorrow.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

It's okay to make mistakes.
Mistakes are our teachers - they help us to learn.
- John Bradshaw

Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence -
is the key to unlocking our potential.
- Winston Churchill

Our opportunity is to Soar our Spirit.
To see Light and Joy in everything.
To spread our wings and fly boldly.
To give thanks for rainbows and butterflies -
our symbols of renewal and rebirth.
To offer daily Thanksgiving - for ourselves, our family,
our friends, our community, for the whole world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Women are like teabags.
We don't know our true strength
until we are in hot water!
- Eleanor Roosevelt


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