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Seriousness Quotes

We are growing serious, and let me tell you, that's the next step to being dull.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.

Author: Samuel Butler (1612-1680)

Profession: British Poet, Satirist

I'm afraid of being lazy and complacent. I'm afraid of taking myself too seriously.

Author: Barbara Hershey (1948)

Profession: American Actress

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Author: Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993)

Profession: American Christian Reformed Pastor, Speaker, Author

Life is too important to be taken seriously.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit