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habit as the intersection of knowledge, skill, and desire.
Habit is ten times nature.
Habits, if not resisted, soon become necessity.
Habit had made the custom.
Habits are funny things. What's funny, or rather tragic, is that bad habits are so predictable and avoidable. Despite this, there are people by the millions who insist on acquiring habits that are bad, expensive, and create problems. The habit they weren't going to get, got them!
Habits begin as offhanded remarks, ideas and images. And then, layer upon layer, through practice, they grow from cobwebs into cables that shackle or strengthen our lives.
Habit is necessary to give power.
Habit is a cable; we weave a thread of it each day, and at last we cannot break it.
It takes a good habit to replace a bad habit.
Habits are like comfortable beds. They are easy to get into, but difficult to get out of.
Habits are products of our choice; we are what we make of ourselves.
This is the real power of habit: the insight that your habits are what you choose them to be.
First we form habits, then they form us.
Habits are behaviors that are repeated regularly and tend to occur subconsciously. Whether you realize it or not, your life has been, and will continue to be, created by your habits. If you don't control your habits your habits will control you.
Virtually everything we do in life is a matter of habit. Habits make us who we are. Why not change your habits to better your life?
Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed down-stairs one step at a time.
Every habit is made of three parts ... a cue, a routine and a habit. Most people focus on the routine and behavior, but these cues and rewards are really the way you make something into a habit.
Habit is my true, my wedded wife.
Habit: Often mistaken for love.
A habit is good if it helps you achieve your goal; it is bad if it hinders your achievement.
Habits are malleable throughout your entire life.
Habit is the great flywheel of society.
Nothing in life is more corroding than habit.
Habit rules the unreflecting herd.
Habit is the intersection of knowledge (what to do), skill (how to do), and desire (want to do).
Habit is a compromise effected between the individual and his environment, or between the individual and his own organic eccentricities, the guarantee of a dull inviolability, the lightning-conductor of his existence.
Habit is the beneficent harness of routine which enables silly men to live respectfully and unhappy men to live calmly
It is only the dull, sleepy mind that creates and clings to habit. A mind that is attentive from moment to moment - attentive to what it is saying, attentive to the movement of its hands, of its thoughts, of its feelings - will discover that the formation of further habits has come to an end.
habits emerge without our permission.
Habits are familiar and comfortable, putting our reactions on autopilot and often leading us, instead, to great discomfort.
Habits are learned. Choose them wisely.
Habit! that skilful but slow-moving arranger who begins by letting our minds suffer for weeks on end in temporary quarters, but whom our minds are none the less only too happy to discover at last, for without it, reduced to their own devices, they would be powerless to make any room seem habitable.
People are incredible creatures of habit.
Winning is a habit.
Don't accept the habitual as a natural thing. In times of disorder, of organized confusion, of de-humanized humanity, nothing should seem natural. Nothing should seem impossible to change.
It's the habit that gets you.
Habits are happiness of a sort ...
A habit is a stable disposition to act in a certain way, good or evil. Virtues are good habits; vices are bad habits.
Dogs are a habit, I think.
Habit is altogether too arbitrary a master for me to submit to.
Habit in most cases hardens and encrusts by taking away the keener edge of our sensations: but does it not in others quicken and refine, by giving a mechanical facility and by engrafting an acquired sense?
Habits are the ruin of ambition, of initiative, of imagination.
If I must be a slave to habit let me be a slave to good habits.
95% of everything you do is the result of habit.
Habit, if wisely and skillfully formed, becomes truly a second nature; but unskillfully and unmethodically depicted, it will be as it were an ape of nature, which imitates nothing to the life, but only clumsily and awkwardly
Habit is the second nature which destroys the first.
Habit is a second nature which prevents us from knowing the first, of which it has neither the cruelties nor the enchantments.
Chains of habit are too light to be felt, until they are too heavy to be broken
Habit is heaven's gift to us:
a substitute for happiness.
Habit will reconcile us to everything but change
Habit! that skillful but slow arranger, which starts out by letting our spirit suffer for weeks in a temporary state, but that thespirit is after all happy to discover, for without habit and reduced to its own resources, the spirit would be unable to make any lodgings seem habitable.
Habits are qualities of the soul.
Only a habit can subdue another habit.
So much of what we do every single day is the result of habits that we have formed over time.
Habit has a kind of poetry.
Some habits are harder to break than others
Keeping a habit, in the smallest way, protects and strengthens it. I write every day, even if it's just a sentence, to keep my habit of daily writing strong.
We are, all of us, creatures of habit, and when the seeeming necessity for schooling ourselves in new ways ceases to exist, we fall naturally and easily into the manner and customs which long usage has implanted ineradicably within us.
Humans are animals of habit.
For that which has become habitual, becomes as it were natural.
Changing any habit requires determination.
One might call habit a moral friction: something that prevents the mind from gliding over things but connects it with them and makes it hard for it to free itself from them.
We are creatures of habit more than we are creatures of change.
Understanding habituation requires grasping not only how we move from semblance of virtue to actual virtue by coming to act "for the right reasons" but also what constitute right reasons for acting.
Habits and practice are very interrelated. What we practice will become a habit.
Any act often repeated soon forms a habit; and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel.
I dislike routine, but I am a creature of habit.
With habits, we don't make decisions, we don't use self-control, we just do the thing we want ourselves to do - or that we don't want to do.
Experience tells me habits are stronger than love, fear, and necessity.
Making. A habit requires no decision from me, because I've already decided.
A bad habit is only a habit until you can observe it, then it's a choice you make
Habits grow like dragons if you feed them.
Habit creates the appearance of justice; progress has no greater enemy than habit.
The beginning of a habit is like an invisible thread, but every time we repeat the act we strengthen the strand, add to it another filament, until it becomes a great cable and binds us irrevocably thought and act.
Habit is a strong invisible prison.
One habit: choosing a book and starting each day with a dedicated time of reading and gazing, becoming an apprentice to a mind I admire.
Life never becomes a habit to me. It's always a marvel.
Life never become a habit to me. It's always a marvel.
To make anything a habit, do it; to not make it a habit, do not do it; to unmake a habit, do something else in place of it.
Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.
When we try to form a new habit, we set an expectation for ourselves. Therefore, it's crucial to understand how we respond to expectations.
Habit: The great economizer of energy.
Any thought or action that you repeat over and over will eventually become a new habit.
Old habits are hard to forget, and old fears are habits.
Good habits are developed in the workshops of our daily lives. It is not in the great moments of test and trial that character is built. That is only when it is displayed. The habits that direct our lives and form our character are fashioned in the often uneventful, commonplace routine of life.
A habit cannot be eradicated - it must, instead, be replaced.
Habit and routine have an unbelievable power to waste and destroy.
Habits begin to form at the very first repetition. After that there is a tropism toward repetition, for the patterns involved are defenses , bulwarks against time and despair.
Habits are more powerful than fears.
Habits are the invisible architecture of everyday life.
Looking back at a repetition of empty days, one sees that monuments have sprung up. Habit is not mere subjugation, it is a tender tie: when one remembers habit it seems to have been happiness.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
To grow a habit is fun; to destroy it is matter of life and death
There is nothing so habit-forming as money.
Mere acquisition isn't enough to establish a good habit
Character is inured habit.
I don't like good habits. They strike me as being so easily broken.
But old habits die hard.
Habit to us is given from above:
it is a substitute for happiness.
In a sense, habits never really disappear. Once formed, they always remain in our neurology.