Men are Moved by two levers only: fear and self interest
The secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life, and in elevating them to art.
A man's interest in the world is only an overflow from his interest in himself.
I don't believe in principle, but I do in interest.
All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.
For an interest to be rewarding, one must pay in discipline and dedication, especially though the difficult or boring stages which are inevitably encountered
There are two levers for moving men: interest and fear.
The most powerful force in the universe is compound interest
Interest on debts grows without rain.
Man was lost if he went to a usurer, for the interest ran faster than a tiger upon him.
We have a human rights interest. Then there is the immigration problem. The human-rights violations have caused people to take to boats and flood not only the United States, but other countries in the region, creating great instability.
Money was intended to be used in exchange, but not to increase at interest. And this term interest, which means the birth of money from money, is applied to the breeding of money because the offspring resembles the parent. Wherefore of all modes of getting wealth this is the most unnatural.
Palestinian and Israeli leaders finally recover the Road Map to Peace, only to discover that, while they were looking for it, the Lug Nuts of Mutual Interest came off the Front Left Wheel of Accommodation, causing the Sport Utility Vehicle of Progress to crash into the Ditch of Despair.
My interest is in the future; as I'm going to be spending the rest of my life there.
Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the
ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together.
There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when circumstance permit. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results.
To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
There are various sorts of curiosity; one is from interest, which makes us desire to know that which may be useful to us; and the other, from pride which comes from the wish to know what others are ignorant of.
If your sexual fantasies were truly of interest to others, they would no longer be fantasies
It is in the best interest of a man to become a Karma-Yogi and work to the best of his abilities and without bothering about the results.
The principle of liberty and equality, if coupled with mere selfishness, will make men only devils, each trying to be independent that he may fight only for his own interest. And here is the need of religion and its power, to bring in the principle of benevolence and love to men.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
The cause of violence is not ignorance. It is self-interest. Only reverance can restrain violence - reverance for human life and the environment.
Taking an interest in what others are thinking and doing is often a much more powerful form of encouragement than praise
The secret of a good memory is attention, and attention to a subject depends upon our interest in it. We rarely forget that which has made a deep impression on our minds.