Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Enter one or two keywords
to search these Positive Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on

Positive Quotes
Being Positive  |  Positive Affirmations  |  Positive Thinking  |  Positive Attitude  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Positive Quotes about Interest

Let these Interest quotes help you to have a positive attitude toward life, and to think positively.

If a man empties his purse into his head,
no man can take it away from him.
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
- Benjamin Franklin

Related topics: Wisdom Lesson Education

Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
- George Washington

Our ordinary mind always tries to persuade us
that we are nothing but acorns
and that our greatest happiness will be
to become bigger, fatter, shinier acorns;
but that is of interest only to pigs.
Our faith gives us knowledge of something better:
that we can become oak trees.
- E. F. Schumacher

Friendship without self-interest
is one of the rare and beautiful things in life.
- James Francis Byrnes

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


A man's interest in a single bluebird
is worth more than a complete but dry list
of the fauna and flora of a town.
- Henry David Thoreau

Make the most of your regrets;
never smother your sorrow,
but tend and cherish it till it comes to have
a separate and integral interest.
To regret deeply is to live afresh.
- Henry David Thoreau

It is hard to interest those who have everything,
in those who have nothing.
- Helen Keller

 

Child-rearing is my main interest now.
I'm a hands-on father.
- Sean Penn

Be open to the amazing changes which are occurring
in the field that interest you.
- Leigh Steinberg

The instant formal government is abolished,
society begins to act.
A general association takes place, and common interest
produces common security.
- Thomas Paine

They are patriotic in time of war because it is to their interest to be so,
but in time of peace they follow power and the dollar wherever they may lead.
- Henry A. Wallace

Concern for man and his fate must always form
the chief interest of all technical endeavors.
Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.
- Albert Einstein

The rate of interest acts as a link between income-value and capital-value.
- Irving Fisher

It is art that makes life, makes interest,
makes importance and I know of no substitute whatever
for the force and beauty of its process.
- Max Eastman

We all have an interest in making sure teens grow up healthy and drug-free.
- John Walters

Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth.
It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and
civilized nations together.
- Daniel Webster

I was losing interest in politics,
when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again.
What I have done since then is pretty well known.
- Abraham Lincoln

Ordinary life does not interest me.
I seek only the high moments.
I am in accord with the surrealists,
searching for the marvelous.
- Anais Nin

I have a love interest in every one of my films:
a gun.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher,
the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner,
but from their regard to their own interest.
- Adam Smith

It is difficult for the common good to prevail
against the intense concentration
of those who have a special interest,
especially if the decisions are made behind locked doors.
- Jimmy Carter

I never worry about diets.
The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond.
- Mae West

Skating has always been a major area of interest to me.
- Sasha Cohen

I was strongly encouraged by a science teacher who
took an interest in me and presented me with a key
to the laboratory to allow me to work whenever I wanted.
- Frederick Reines

And my interest in history was, and remains,
very strong: what I wanted was to understand certain
things better by understanding them psychoanalytically.
- Peter Gay

It was clear that the special interest groups in California
really wanted the Chinese to be shut out of the country,
because that was where the racial tension was the greatest.
- Iris Chang

Understand, I had absolutely no interest in writing;
I wanted to be a Writer.
- Kate DiCamillo

Men often act knowingly against their interest.
- David Hume

The house a woman creates is a Utopia.
She can't help it - can't help trying to interest her
nearest and dearest not in happiness itself but in the search for it.
- Marguerite Duras

So fantasy was fine early on, and when I discovered science fiction,
I was very happy with it, because my first interest
in science fiction came with an interest in astronomy.
- Octavia Butler

Not everybody likes or understands a drum solo,
so I like to bring in effects and sounds to keep their interest.
- John Bonham

I like some of the early silent films because I love
to watch how actors had to play then.
What would interest me today is to do a silent film.
- Catherine Deneuve

The caliber of play suffered and attendance declined year by year.
Interest in college football was exploding,
and there was this new game called basketball.
- John Thorn

I had then and still retain an interest in science
for its own sake and as a metaphor for our current lives.
- Peter Hammill

It is in Saudi Arabia's best interest to allow women
to fully participate in its society,
and this includes the right to vote and run for office.
- Barbara Boxer

I have maintained a passionate interest in education,
which leads me occasionally to make foolish and ill-considered
remarks alleging that not everything is well in our schools.
- Philip Pullman

Public interest in most of the Middle East was slight at that time;
the Arab-Israeli conflict was all that people were
interested in and that was not my specialty.
- Juan Cole

If people take an interest in you and they think there's half a chance,
they might hang on.
It's dreadful.
- Daniel Day-Lewis

Because of my Portuguese heritage, I have an interest
in all of the instrumentation that comes from Portugal and Brazil as well.
- Nelly Furtado

I did get a very fine education, and not just in science.
It took some pressure on the part of my elders to convince
me that I really should take an interest in humanities.
- Joshua Lederberg

My interest in architecture has always been sculptural.
Most of my photography is of architecture.
- Parker Stevenson

It's a funny thing about me.
I don't have any interest in food most of the time now,
although when I was a kid I was always hungry.
- Alan Ladd

We knew that there was a certain kind of interest in
Whale among a genre crowd.
- Bill Condon

The few bad poems which occasionally are created during
abstinence are of no great interest.
- Wilhelm Reich

While we are under the tyranny of Priests,
it will ever be their interest, to invalidate the law of nature and reason,
in order to establish systems incompatible therewith.
- Ethan Allen

A good sermon should be like a woman's skirt:
short enough to arouse interest but long enough to cover the essentials.
- Ronald Knox

I dealt with legal questions in the interest of Adolf
Hitler and the NSDAP and its members during the difficult
years of struggle for the victory of the Movement.
- Hans Frank

I think it was this curiosity about the natural world
which awoke my early interest in science.
- Paul Nurse

There is a great interest in comparative religion and
a desire to understand faiths other than our own and
even to experiment with exotic cults.
- Emily Greene Balch

The male sex still constitute in many ways the most
obstinate vested interest one can find.
- Francis Aungier

I think Veblen had an interest in logic.
- Stephen Cole Kleene

And so the danger for the housing industry is if we see interest rates rise.
- Franklin Raines

But now I've got a young son and his interest is in
science and now when I talk to him,
I see that in the science sphere of our lives there is new,
there is progress.
- Janet Suzman

I realized that anything to do with Fermat's Last Theorem
generates too much interest.
- Andrew Wiles

Interest does not tie nations together;
it sometimes separates them.
But sympathy and understanding does unite them.
- Woodrow Wilson

It's stunning to me what kind of an impact even one
person can have if they have the right passion,
perspective and are able to align the interest of a great team.
- Steve Case

I desire an special interest in your prayers that my
faith fail not in the day of adversity.
- John Hawley

And so Fannie Mae produces very strong results for investors in -
when interest rates are high and when interest rates are low,
in recession and during booms.
- Franklin Raines

Many of the French follow a Trade with the Indians,
living very conveniently for that Interest.
- John Lawson

Although there is a very large literature,
still growing almost daily, on the Chinese calendar,
its interest is, we suggest, much more archaeological
and historical than scientific.
- Joseph Needham

It's in our best interest to put some of the old rules
aside and create new ones and follow the consumer -
what the consumer wants and where the consumer wants to go.
- Robert Iger

It is in the country's best interest that Tony Blair
rather than Michael Howard should form the next government.
- Robert Jackson

There is an abundance of misinformation,
exaggeration, and blatant lies being spread by interest
groups regarding the prospects for embryonic stem cell research.
- Virginia Foxx

This country needs to get a backbone and stand up for its economic interest.
- Byron Dorgan

My interest lies in my self-expression -
what's inside of me -
not what I'm in.
- John Turturro

I didn't have any interest in traditional art.
- Cindy Sherman

Deep Throat did serve the public interest by providing
the guidance and information to us.
- Bob Woodward

Perhaps no place in any community is so totally democratic as the town library.
The only entrance requirement is interest.
- Lady Bird Johnson

My main interest, however, was in economics,
not law.
- Merton Miller

Not an old woman that buys a paper of pins,
without yielding a part of the price to the banks as interest!
- John Buchanan Robinson

To be fair, lying is part and parcel of public life.
Every politician has lied about something because they
are owned by the special interest groups that finance their elections.
- Peter Schuyler


Thank you for visiting: Interest Quotes - Positive Quotes about Interest.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Positive Motivational and Inspirational Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Positive Quotes



All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other
specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.
You may read about our disclaimer, privacy policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, copyright policy, and republishing policy.