Composure Quotes

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1. “If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.”

Tags : Assurance Believe In Yourself Breakup Detachment Fade Freedom Hide Hideout Independence Leg Pulling Let Go Letting Go Liberty Love Neutrality Out Of View Poise Prove Self Rule Separation Single Sovereignty Survival Unconventionality
Source : The Infinity Sign

2. “With a philosophy education, one can infuriate his peers, intimidate his date, think of obscure, unreliable ways to make money, and never regret a thing.”

Tags : Balance Composure Contentment Education Education System Freedom Freedom Of Thought Funny Funny But True Humor Life Mind Peace Peace Of Mind Philosophy Poise Rationality Regrets Social Social Norms Sociality Thinking Thought Unstoppable Force
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

3. “There are better people in the world, do not let the worst do the worst to you, you deserve the best in life.”

Tags : Be Happy Benefit Best Better Blessing Care Caring Composure Eat Eat And Drink Enjoy Enjoy Life Enjoy Yourself Good Life Good Riddance Hanging Out Life Life And Living Merry Relationship Relationships The Best Worst

4. “Always remember that you were once alone, and the crowd you see in your life today are just as unecessary as when you were alone.”

Tags : Bad Friends Believe In Yourself Contentment Crowd Detachment Enigma Freedom Friendship Lonely Negative People Once Privacy Remember Rememberance Separation Single Today Toxic People Unecessary Yesterday You

5. “Patience is the antidote to the restless poison of the Ego. Without it we all become ego-maniacal bulls in china shops, destroying our future happiness as we blindly rush in where angels fear to tread. In these out-of-control moments, we bulldoze through the best possible outcomes for our lives, only to return to the scene of the crime later to cry over spilt milk.”

Tags : Angels Bliss Calmness Composure Decisions Ego Egotistical Equanimity Fate Free Will Future Happiness Idioms Inner Strength Life Lessons Patience Predictions Restless Heart Restlessness Self Control Tolerance Tranquility
Source : Divine Living: The Essential Guide To Your True Destiny

6. “I am more and more convinced that some people are put in our lives solely to try our patience and tamper with our tolerance levels.”

Tags : Bearing Bother Composure Endurance Nuisance Patience Restraint Richelle Richelle E Goodrich Richelle Goodrich Self Control Tolerance Trouble Maker

7. “Don't let out your true behaviour in the public, even if you were born nasty, make others feel you were well bred.”

Tags : Behaviour Clean Up Composure Control Cover Up Deception Defamation Dignity Disgrace Gentle Lies Michael Bassey Johnson Poise Reputation Self Image Self Respect Shame Swindle Trick Witty

8. “The truly cultured are capable of owning thousands of unread books without losing their composure or their desire for more.”

Tags : Books Composure Culture Unread
Author : Gabriel Zaid
Source : So Many Books: Reading and Publishing in an Age of Abundance

9. “A lady must retain always her composure. Even in a rainstorm, she must appear joyous and dry. When she loses her composure, then the respect of her peers and her staff will follow in short order.”

Tags : Composure
Source : The Luxe

10. “Always behave like a duck- keep calm and unruffled on the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath.”

Tags : Calm Under Pressure Composure Humor

11. “He’d pushed it back, where he’d kept the thought for weeks, but it wouldn’t stay. Wouldn’t stop. Wouldn’t let him go.”

Tags : Composure Heartache Romance Strength
Source : Through the Ever Night

12. “composure, n.You told me anyway, even though I didn’t want to know. A stupid drunken fling while you were visiting Toby in Austin. Months ago. And the thing I hate the most is knowing how much hinges on my reaction, how your unburdening can only lead to me being burdened. If I lose it now, I will lose you, too. I know that. I hate it.You wait for my response.”

Tags : Composure Infidelity Love
Source : The Lover's Dictionary

13. “To live with tremendous and proud composure; always beyond —. To have and not to have one's affects, one's pro and con, at will; to condescend to them, for a few hours; to seat oneself on them as on a horse, often as on an ass — for one must know how to make use of their stupidity as much as of their fire. To reserve one's three hundred foregrounds; also the dark glasses; for there are cases when nobody may look into our eyes, still less into our "grounds." And to choose for company that impish and cheerful vice, courtesy. And to remain master of one's four virtues: of courage, insight, sympathy, and solitude.”

Tags : Composure Concealment Self Control Wishful Thinking
Source : Beyond Good and Evil

14. “Do not be proud of the fact that your grandmother was shocked at something which your are accustomed to seeing or hearing without being shocked. ... It may be that your grandmother was an extremely lively and vital animal and that you are a paralytic.”

Tags : Composure Shocked Grandmothers

15. “Losing your head in a crisis is a good way to become the crisis.”

Tags : Calm Under Pressure Composure Crisis
Author : C.J. Redwine
Source : Defiance

16. “But the calm had brought a sort of courage and hope with it. Instead of giving way to thoughts of the worst, he actually found he was trying to believe in better things.”

Tags : Composure
Source : The Secret Garden

17. “The passage is free for those who think you are not good enough for them: at your level, I think the best option is to sit back, relax and listen to a cool music, while watching them pack out of your life, and that's when you feel the intense release from the pit of hell.”

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18. “If we are calm," replied the policeman, "it is the calm of organized resistance.""Eh?" said Syme, staring."The soldier must be calm in the thick of the battle," pursued the policeman. "The composure of an army is the anger of a nation.”

Tags : Anger Calm Composure
Source : The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare

19. “You do not attain success when you associate with those in high positions, It comes when you accept yourself and realize that only you can take yourself to where your heart truly lies.”

Tags : Acceptance Assistance Association Attainment Autonomy Believe In Yourself Composure Exposure Fame Hard Work Heart High Humility Modesty Navigation Position Realization Shortcut Success Top You

20. “She had the experience to suffer with discretion.”

Tags : Composure Contentment Dignity
Source : Call for the Dead

21. “Although she was fragile in appearance, every prohibition lost substance in her presence.”

Tags : Composure Determination Fragile

22. “Stop falling for those who won't raise you up in the future.”

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23. “Always try to come back to your senses when in love, because that's the moment you become almost carried away by sensuality and sentiments.”

Tags : Always Awareness Be Yourself Believe In Yourself Come Back Composure Discernment Emotion Emotions Fall In Love Falling In Love Feelings Finding Yourself In Love Moment Moments Passion Passionate Self Control Sensuality Sentiment Sentiments Stirrings Think Twice

24. “As soon as anger knocks at one’s door, wisdom prepares to leave.”

Tags : Anger Composure Emotions Wisdom Wisdom Quotes Wise Quotes
Author : Pawan Mishra
Source : Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy

25. “No one snaps our composure quite like someone we love.”

Tags : Composure

26. “I cannot let my blood pressure rise because someone wishes to spread his or her bad day around, as if to dilute instead of multiply it.”

Tags : Anger Bad Day Blood Pressure Composure
Source : Pagan Standard Times: Essays on the Craft

27. “Is this some exercise in keeping a straight face?”

Tags : Composure Joking
Source : Cryptonomicon

28. “Idly, Wick wondered if he should feel insulted. Then he decided there really wasn't any room for considering an insult with all the fear running rampant in his mind. Maybe he was quiet on the outside, but he knew he was running around screaming inside his thoughts.”

Tags : Attitude Composure
Author : Mel Odom
Source : The Quest for the Trilogy: A Rover Novel of Three Adventures

29. “Ladies and gentlemen, when you paint your lips, eyes, nails, hair, side-beards, or whatever, to look beautiful or handsome, don't forget your up stairs, if you don't go up there to put things in order, then, consider the former attributes null and void.”

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30. “Never act surprised in a courtroom.”

Tags : Charisma Composure Countenance Imagery Persuasion
Source : The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln

31. “It was clearly a lot more difficult in the field than in the office, where you could keep your distance and maintain a calculated composure. Being faced with real people was a far tougher call on one’s judgement.”

Tags : Composure Distance Field Judgement Call Operations Reality War
Author : Sara Sheridan
Source : Brighton Belle

32. “Common man's patience will bring him more happiness than common man's power.”

Tags : Application Blog Book Writing Civilization Consideration Rarelonganimity Creative Writing Diligence Doggedness Endurance Equilibrium Essay Happiness Imperturbability Insistence Inspirational Movie Obstinacy Proverbs Punchline Resignation Serenity Slogans Story Wisdom
Author : Amit Kalantri
Source : Wealth of Words

33. “My self is a thing that I must now compose...as one composes a speech. What I must present is a 'made' thing. Not something born.”

Tags : Composure Made Women
Source : The Handmaid's Tale

34. “She (the First Lady, entering the room with her gravely wounded husband) would admit fear but not despair.”

Tags : Composure Despair Fear Stoicism
Source : Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President