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Sell also: acquit, act, bear, carry, comport, conduct, deport

Definitions and meanings of word "behave"

• Verb: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself; examples: "You should act like an adult", "Don't behave like a fool", "What makes her do this way?", "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"

• Verb: behave in a certain manner; examples: "She carried herself well", "he bore himself with dignity", "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"

• Verb: behave well or properly; example: "The children must learn to behave"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "behave"

Gloria Steinem
2 quotes about behave
American Writer, Leader, Journalist, Activist
Born Sunday 25 March 1934
Bell Hooks
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American Critic
Born Thursday 25 September 1952
Logan P. Smith
2 quotes about behave
American Writer
1865 - 1946
Alexis Arguello
2 quotes about behave
Nicaraguan Athlete
Saturday 19 April 1952 - Wednesday 1 July 2009
Abba Eban
2 quotes about behave
Jewish Politician, Diplomat
Tuesday 2 February 1915 - Sunday 17 November 2002
Kamisese Mara
one quote about behave
Fijian Statesman
Thursday 6 May 1920 - Sunday 18 April 2004
Tom Barrett
one quote about behave
American Politician
Born Tuesday 8 December 1953
E. M. Forster
2 quotes about behave
English Novelist
Wednesday 1 January 1879 - Sunday 7 June 1970
Floyd Abrams
one quote about behave
American Lawyer
Born Thursday 9 July 1936
P. J. O'Rourke
2 quotes about behave
American Writer, Author, Journalist, Comedian
Born Friday 14 November 1947
Fran Lebowitz
one quote about behave
American Author, Journalist
Born Saturday 27 October 1951
Marilyn vos Savant
2 quotes about behave
American Writer, Author, Playwright, Lecturer
Born Sunday 11 August 1946

I'm so disturbed when my women students behave as though they can only read women, or black students behave as though they can only read blacks, or white students behave as though they can only identify with a white writer.

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I thought they know that I was the Commander in Chief, not that I know that I am the Commander in Chief, and they should behave; know how to behave to the Commander in Chief.

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In some extremely important ways, people are what you expect them to be, or at least they behave as you expect them to behave.

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If women are supposed to be less rational and more emotional at the beginning of our menstrual cycle when the female hormone is at its lowest level, then why isn't it logical to say that, in those few days, women behave the most like the way men behave all month long?

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I really try at least to come back and answer the question as to whether that was really the best way to do that and was I really thinking straight and how did my opponents behave and how did the judges behave was needed.

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I place a high moral value on the way people behave. I find it repellent to have a lot, and to behave with anything other than courtesy in the old sense of the word - politeness of the heart, a gentleness of the spirit.

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It may take practice to think more positively and more compassionately, but just as you must train a puppy to behave the way you want it to, you must train your mind to behave itself. Otherwise, like the puppy, your mind will just make a lot of messes.

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To suppose as we all suppose, that we could be rich and not behave as the rich behave, is like supposing that we could drink all day and stay sober.

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Actors often behave like children, and so we're taken for children. I want to be grown up.

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People don't know how to behave in public anymore.

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You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave. Discipline is an index to doctrine.

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User-centered design means understanding what your users need, how they think, and how they behave - and incorporating that understanding into every aspect of your process.

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I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say, No, I won't do it, I won't behave his way anymore. I'm lonely and I need people around me, maybe I have to change my methods of behaving and then you do it.

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Men behave very oddly in the company of attractive women.

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The whole point of being in the Army is wanting to get killed, wanting to test yourself to the limits. Now you have to fly 15,000ft above the war zone to avoid getting hit. I don't think there is any point in having wars if that's how you're going to behave. It's pathetic. All this whining!

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If you're acting, then there's a prescribed way to behave; whereas in life there's no prescribed way. So acting feels like a comfortable way to get through the day.

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The weirder you're going to behave, the more normal you should look. It works in reverse, too. When I see a kid with three or four rings in his nose, I know there is absolutely nothing extraordinary about that person.

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Gentlemen can now only behave as such, or be tolerated as such, in circumstances that are manifestly contrived or unreal.

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I believe some people in this business suffer from fame because they behave in a famous fashion.

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Even if society dictates that men and women should behave in certain ways, it is fathers and mothers who teach those ways to children not just in the words they say, but in the lives they lead.

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