„We can't behave like people in novels, though, can we?“

—  Edith Wharton, The Age of Innocence
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„Things we are accustomed to regard as myth or fairy story are very much present in people’s lives. Nice people behave like wicked stepmothers. Every day.“

—  Diana Wynne Jones English children's fantasy writer 1934 - 2011
'About the Author', The Many Worlds of Diana Wynne Jones http://www.dianawynnejones.co.uk/author/default.aspx (HarperCollins, 2005). Retrieved June 14 2005.

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„If self-efficacy is lacking, people tend to behave ineffectually, even though they know what to do.“

—  Albert Bandura, Self-efficacy mechanism in human agency
[Albert Bandura, 1982, Self-efficacy mechanism in human agency, American Psychologist, 37, 2, 122-147, 10.1037/0003-066X.37.2.122, 0003-066X] (p. 127)

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„Gods always behave like the people who make them.“

—  Zora Neale Hurston American folklorist, novelist, short story writer 1891 - 1960
Tell My Horse (1938), Ch. 15, p. 219

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„How can we furnish bread to the Armenians when we can't get enough for our own people? I know that they are suffering and that it is quite likely that they cannot get bread at all this coming winter. But we have the utmost difficulty in getting flour and clothing right here in Constantinople.“

—  İsmail Enver Turkish military officer and a leader of the Young Turk revolution 1881 - 1922
Quoted in "The Armenians, from Genocide to Resistance: From Genocide to Resistance" - Page 82 - by Gérard Chaliand, Yves Ternon - Social Science – 1983.

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