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Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, novelist and dramatist.

If I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior.

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.

Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes

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Of course, behaviorism works. So does torture. Give me a no-nonsense, down-to-earth behaviorist, a few drugs, and simple electrical appliances, and in six months I will have him reciting the Athanasian Creed in public.

W. H. Auden (1907-1973) English-born poet and man of letters.

With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half.

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) Prussian German statesman and aristocrat.


What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris? What's the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?

Leonard Cohen (1934-?) Canadian poet, novelist, and singer-songwriter.

Though our conduct seems so very different from that of the higher animals, the primary instincts are much alike in them and in us.

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) German-Swiss-U.S. scientist.

It is the unseen and the spiritual in people that determines the outward and the actual.

Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) British historian and essayist.

The test of one's behavior pattern; relationship to society, relationship to one's work, relationship to sex.

Alfred Adler (1870-1937) Austrian medical doctor, and psychotherapist.

What we are doing at the moment is more that just one thing added to the rest; it is a memoir.

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