Flick through these behavior quotes and polish your code of conduct. For more on famous conduct quotations & sayings, read on.

Behavior Quotes

Be it a man, a company or a country, everyone needs to earn respect and for that they need to resort to some ethical code of conduct as deemed proper by the society. Behavior plays a major role in shaping up one’s career and life. People with pleasing personality grow faster in career than others with mediocre or unpleasant behavior. Whether you are an actor, a tradesman or a corporate, proper behavior is the key to your success. Read these behavior quotes to polish your personality.

The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.

- Socrates

The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.

- John Dewey

I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.

- Drew Barrymore

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

- Norman Vincent Peale

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.

- Socrates

At one point he decided enough was enough.

- Steven Wright

Those are my principles, and if you don't like them... well, I have others.

- Groucho Marx

People tend to associate anyone who looks and behaves differently with illegal or immoral activity.

- Marilyn Manson

My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.

- Indira Gandhi

Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.

- Theodore Roosevelt

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.

- Carl Rogers

Unless you're ashamed of yourself now and then, you're not honest.

- William Faulkner

The happy people are failures because they are on such good terms with themselves they don't give a damn.

- Dame Agatha Christie

History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their youth in seclusion.

- Thomas Carlyle

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

- Emily Dickinson

It's easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you're a winner, when you're number one. What you got to have is faith and discipline when you're not a winner.

- Vince Lombardi

When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.

- Blaise Pascal

Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.

- Carl Jung

The less secure a man is, the more likely he is to have extreme prejudice.

- Clint Eastwood

My weaknesses have always been food and men - in that order.

- Dolly Parton

I always play women I would date.

- Angelina Jolie

For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.

- Plato

He best keeps from anger who remembers that God is always looking upon him.

- B. C. Forbes

I am not a communist and neither is the revolutionary movement.

- Fidel Castro

When I was in high school, I earned the pimple award and every other gross-out award.

- Jack Nicholson

I've always taken risks, and never worried what the world might really think of me.

- Cher

Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.

- Dan Quayle

I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done.

- Lucille Ball

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

- Lucille Ball

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.

- Dan Quayle

Use a make-up table with everything close at hand and don't rush; otherwise you'll look like a patchwork quilt.

- Lucille Ball

He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.

- Immanuel Kant

I always say don't make plans, make options.

- Jennifer Aniston

I've gone for each type: the rough guy; the nerdy, sweet, lovable guy; and the slick guy. I don't really have a type. Men in general are a good thing.

- Jennifer Aniston

Nobody thinks of themselves as sexy, really. Some days you go, 'Hey, I'm not going too bad today.' But if you try and be sexy, you'll never be sexy.

- Jennifer Aniston

Once you figure out who you are and what you love about yourself, I think it all kinda falls into place.

- Jennifer Aniston

I'm sorry, if you were right, I'd agree with you.

- Robin Williams

I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.

- Jimi Hendrix

If I'm free, it's because I'm always running.

- Jimi Hendrix

Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.

- Sigmund Freud

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