Harry Houdini Quotes

Harry Houdini Quotes 


Harry Houdini Quotes
Harry Houdini Quotes

My professional life has been a constant record
of disillusion, and many things that seem wonderful
to most men are the every-day commonplaces of my
business.
- Harry Houdini Quotes



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Harry Houdini Quotes

My brain is the key that sets me free.
- Harry Houdini Quotes




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Harry Houdini Quotes

Never try to fool children,
they expect nothing, and 
therefore see everything.
- Harry Houdini Quotes




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Anyone who believes in magic is a fool.
- Harry Houdini Quotes




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Harry Houdini Quotes


The greatest escape I ever 
made was when I left Appleton, Wisconsin.
- Harry Houdini Quotes





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Harry Houdini Quotes

What the eyes see and the ears hear..
The mind believes.
- Harry Houdini Quotes



Harry Houdini Quotes
Harry Houdini Quotes

The great day of the Fire-eater -or,
should I say, the day of the great Fire-eater
- has passed.
- Harry Houdini Quotes





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Harry Houdini Quotes

My chief task has been to conquer fear.
The public sees only the thrill of the accomplished
trick; they have no conception of the tortuous preliminary
self-training that was necessary to conquer fear.
- Harry Houdini




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Fire has always been and, seemingly,
will always remain, the most terrible
of the elements.
- Harry Houdini




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Harry Houdini Quotes

No performer should attempt to bite off
red-hot iron unless he has a good set of teeth.
- Harry Houdini




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Harry Houdini Quotes

I want to be first. I vehemently want to be first.
First in my profession... For that I give all the thought,
all the power that is in me. To stand at the head of my rank:
It is all I ask. When I can no longer, good-bye the joy of life for me!
- Harry Houdini



Harry Houdini Quotes
Harry Houdini Quotes

I am great admirer of mystery and magic.
Look at this life - all mystery and magic.
- Harry Houdini - 


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Harry Houdini Quotes

I do not believe that ghosts or spirits exist.
- Harry Houdini




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Harry Houdini Quotes

I think that in a year I may retire. I
cannot take my money with me when
I die and I wish to enjoy it, with my family, while
I live. I should prefer living in Germany to any other
country, though I am an American, and am loyal to my country.
- Harry Houdini



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I'm tired of fighting, dash, I guess this thing
is going to get me.
- Harry Houdini



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Harry Houdini Quotes

An old trick well done is far better
than a new trick with no effect.
- Harry Houdini




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Harry Houdini Quotes

Magic is the sole science not accepted by scientists,
because they can not understand it.
- Harry Houdini



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Harry Houdini Quotes

The secret of showmanship consists
not of what you really do, but what 
they mystery-loving public thinks you do.
- harry Houdini



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Harry Houdini Quotes

It is still an open question, however, as to 
what extent exposure really injures a performer.
- Harry Houdini




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Harry Houdini Quotes

Fear is not real.
Fear is not what's actually
happening. It's just your
reaction to it.
- Harry Houdini