In real life, however, you don't react to what someone did; you react only to what you think she did, and the gap between action and perception is bridged by the art of impression management. If life itself is but what you deem it, then why not focus your efforts on persuading others to believe that you are a virtuous and trustworthy cooperator?
|I always trust my gut reaction; it's always right.
|Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in.
|Patriotism is an instant reaction that fades away when the war starts.
|The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
|The bone-chilling scream split the warm summer night in two, the first half being before the scream when it was fairly balmy and calm and pl...
|Action and reaction, ebb and flow, trial and error, change - this is the rhythm of living. Out of our over-confidence, fear; out of our fear...
|A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the i...
|Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
|Mothers always find ways to fit in the work - but then when you're working, you feel that you should be spending time with your childre...