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Perhaps the remembrance of these things will prove a source of future pleasure.

M Hawkeye

Why isn't there a special name for the tops of your feet?

Mabbitt Ronald

If you would know the value of money, go try to borrow some.

Mabley Moms

Save the Whales

MacDonald Dwight

Well begun is half done.

MacDonald Ross

He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Macaulay Thomas

Take the folks at Coca-Cola. For many years, they were content to sit back and make the same old carbonated beverage. It was a good beverage, no question about it; generations of people had grown up drinking it and doing the experiment in sixth gr

Macdonald Ronald

Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.


"I don't mind going nowhere as long as it's an interesting path."

Machiavelli Niccolo

Where there is much light there is also much shadow.

Machineri R. Bradbury

Forgive and forget.

Madariaga Salvador De

We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Madison James

Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.


Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.

Mahabharata The

There is no cure for birth and death other than to enjoy the interval.

Mahabharata. The

Solipsists of the World... you are already united.


The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.

Maher Bill

Diary of a Young Girl LITE(tm)

Mailer Norman

Think sideways!

Maistre Joseph De

(1) Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. (2) If your stomach antagonizes you, pacify it with cool thoughts. (3) Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. (4) Go very lightly on the vices, such as carrying on in society, as


Luck, that's when preparation and opportunity meet.

Malraux Andre

If you are shooting under 80 you are neglecting your business; over 80 you are neglecting your golf.

Mamet David

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Man Little Big

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Manners Miss

"No job too big; no fee too big!"

Manson Charles

Let's remind ourselves that last year's fresh idea is today's cliche.

Manson Charles

"Life is too important to take seriously."

Manua Princess Irulan

Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

Manville Tommy

The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Manville Tommy

If you're like most homeowners, you're afraid that many repairs around your home are too difficult to tackle. So, when your furnace explodes, you call in a so-called professional to fix it. The "professional" arrives in a truck with lettering on t

Manville Tommy

A man said to the Universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However," replied the Universe, "the fact has not created in me a sense of obligation."

Marcus Tullius Cicero

If you want divine justice, die.

Margaret Mitchell

I owe the public nothing.

Mari Clive James on

An atom-blaster is a good weapon, but it can point both ways.

Mark Twain

It is the business of the future to be dangerous.

Mark Twain

Here's to women. Would that we could fall into her arms without falling into her hands.

Mark Twain

What we need in this country, instead of Daylight Savings Time, which nobody really understands anyway, is a new concept called Weekday Morning Time, whereby at 7 a.m. every weekday we go into a space-launch-style "hold" for two to three hours, durin

Mark Twain

Out of sight is out of mind.

Mark Twain

Fortune and love befriend the bold.

Mark Twain

A good scapegoat is hard to find. A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

Mark Twain

The coast was clear.

Mark Twain

Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Mark Twain

The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.

Mark Twain

America, I'm putting my queer shoulder to the wheel.

Marlon Brando

Think lucky. If you fall in a pond, check your pockets for fish.

Marlowe Christopher


Marlowe Christopher

Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.

Marlowe Christopher

In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence ... in time every post tends to be occupied by an employee who is incompetent to carry out its duties ... Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their

Marlowe Christopher

The salary of the chief executive of the large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself.

Marquis Don

"Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him."

Marquis Don

Well, we'll really have a party, but we've gotta post a guard outside.

Marquis Don

The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Marquis Don

The best you get is an even break.

Marr Bill

"Every morning, I get up and look through the 'Forbes' list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work"

Marshall Brickman

I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.

Marshall Thurgood

I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.

Martin Steve

The more the merrier.

Martin Thomas L.

There's nothing worse for your business than extra Santa Clauses smoking in the men's room.


Jesus may love you, but I think you're garbage wrapped in skin.


A man who cannot seduce men cannot save them either.


The [Ford Foundation] is a large body of money completely surrounded by people who want some.

Martin Steve

"You would do well not to imagine profundity," he said. "Anything that seems of momentous occasion should be dwelt upon as though it were of slight note. Conversely, trivialities must be attended to with the greatest of care. Because death is moment

Martin Steve

"Do you think there's a God?" "Well, ____SOMEbody's out to get me!"

Martin Susanna

If a thing's worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

Martin' Kin Hubbard

The pollution's at that awkward stage. Too thick to navigate and too thin to cultivate.

Marx Groucho

Every man who has reached even his intellectual teens begins to suspect that life is no farce; that it is not genteel comedy even; that it flowers and fructifies on the contrary out of the profoundest tragic depths of the essential death in which its

Marx Groucho

Odets, where is thy sting?


"I gained nothing at all from Supreme Enlightenment, and for that very reason it is called Supreme Enlightenment."

Masterson Bat

Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.

Mathis Andrew W.

Rotten wood cannot be carved.

Mau W. Somerset

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

Maugh W. Somerset

Take your work seriously but never take yourself seriously; and do not take what happens either to yourself or your work seriously.

Maugham Somerset

Facts, apart from their relationships, are like labels on empty bottles.

Maugham Somerset

Honesty's the best policy.

Maugham W. Somerset

Do not seek death; death will find you. But seek the road which makes death a fulfillment.

Maugham W. Somerset

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Maugham W.S.

The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Maugham W. Somerset

The whole world is a scab. The point is to pick it constructively.

Max Beerbohm

"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Mayfield E.J.

... a thing called Ethics, whose nature was confusing but if you had it you were a High-Class Realtor and if you hadn't you were a shyster, a piker and a fly-by-night. These virtues awakened Confidence and enabled you to handle Bigger Propositions.

Mayonnaise Hellman's

In my end is my beginning.

Mayor Kevin White

Whom the mad would destroy, first they make Gods.

McAfee Ron

"Given the choice between accomplishing something and just lying around, I'd rather lie around. No contest."

McCabe Charles

Life is one long struggle in the dark.

McCall Cash

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

McCarthy Charlie

Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

McCarthy Charlie

I know not how I came into this, shall I call it a dying life or a living death?

McCarthy Eugene

Once there lived a village of creatures along the bottom of a great crystal river. Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had

McCarthy Eugene

To lead people, you must follow behind.

McCorkle Julia Norton

Remember that there is an outside world to see and enjoy.

McDaniel Hattie

It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

McEvoy J. P.

Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around us in awareness.

McGee Travis

If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

McGovern George

There must be more to life than having everything.

McGuire Al

Praise the sea; on shore remain.

McIntire Carl

That Xanthippe's husband should have become so great a philosopher is remarkable. Amid all the scolding, to be able to think! But he could not write: that was impossible. Socrates has not left us a single book.

McLeod Thom

A commune is where people join together to share their lack of wealth.

McLuhan. Marshall

Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.

McShane Michael

The final delusion is the belief that one has lost all delusions.

Mead Margaret

I didn't believe in reincarnation in any of my other lives. I don't see why I should have to believe in it in this one.

Medawar Sir Peter

Eggheads unite! You have nothing to lose but your yolks.

Meese Ed

The idea there was that consumers would bring their broken electronic devices, such as television sets and VCR's, to the destruction centers, where trained personnel would whack them (the devices) with sledgehammers. With their devices thus permanent

Meir Golda

Don't get mad, get even.

Melvin Belli

Any stone in your boot always migrates against the pressure gradient to exactly the point of most pressure.


God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.


The cart has no place where a fifth wheel could be used.


The day advanced as if to light some work of mine; it was morning, and lo! now it is evening, and nothing memorable is accomplished.

Mencken H. L.

Innovation is hard to schedule.

Mencken H. L.

The first rule of all intelligent tinkering is to keep all the parts.

Mencken H. L.

Your wig steers the gig.

Mencken H. L.

What does not destroy me, makes me stronger.

Mencken H. L.

Have the courage to take your own thoughts seriously, for they will shape you.

Mencken H. L.

I never cheated an honest man, only rascals. They wanted something for nothing. I gave them nothing for something.

Mencken H. L.

A man's house is his castle.

Mencken H. L.

We're living in a golden age. All you need is gold.

Mencken H.L.

Intellect annuls Fate. So far as a man thinks, he is free.

Mencken H.L.

Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one is seeking it; The Path there is, but none who travel it.

Mencken H.L.

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Mencken H.L.

The chief cause of problems is solutions.

Mencken H.L.

No problem is so formidable that you can't just walk away from it.

Mencken H.L.

Paradise is exactly like where you are right now ... only much, much better.

Mencken H.L.

Sic transit gloria mundi. [So passes away the glory of this world.]

Mencken H.L.

A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.

Mencken H.L.

He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Mencken H.L.

Long were the days of pain I have spent within its walls, and long were the nights of aloneness; and who can depart from his pain and his aloneness without regret?

Mencken H.L.

A snake lurks in the grass.

Mencken H.L.

A little bit of rape is good for a man's soul.

Mencken H.L.

The true way goes over a rope which is not stretched at any great height but just above the ground. It seems more designed to make people stumble than to be walked upon.

Mencken H.L.

Work Hard. Rock Hard. Eat Hard. Sleep Hard. Grow Big. Wear Glasses If You Need 'Em.

Mencken H.L.

The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here.

Mencken H.L.

Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.

Mencken H.L.

You can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.

Mencken H.L.

Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.

Mengot Roy

Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Meredith George

Don't guess

Meredith Owen

Credit ... is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.

Metrop Fran Lebowitz

Mex Jack Handley

The two most beautiful words in the English language are "Cheque Enclosed."

Mex Jack Handley The New

No one born with a mouth and a need is "innocent".

Mex Jack Handley The New

Non-Determinism is not meant to be reasonable.

Meyrowitz N.

Progress might have been all right once, but it's gone on too long.

Michael Levin

Who does not trust enough will not be trusted.

Michael Levin

Si jeunesse savait, si vieillesse pouvait. [If youth but knew, if old age but could.]

Michael Winner British

Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.


The greatest productive force is human selfishness.

Michener James A.

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Midler Bette

You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Mike Harding

Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.

Mike Harding

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.

Mill John Stuart

Exceptions prove the rule, and wreck the budget.

Mill Dennis

It's easier to take it apart than to put it back together.


Sorry 'bout that sweat, honey. That's just holy water.

Miller Arthur

Great acts are made up of small deeds.

Miller Arthur R.

Then, gently touching my face, she hesitated for a moment as her incredible eyes poured forth into mine love, joy, pain, tragedy, acceptance, and peace. "'Bye for now," she said warmly.

Miller Dennis

The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Miller Dennis

He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.

Miller Dennis

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Miller Dennis

No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.

Miller. Olin

Nice guys finish last.

Millman Dave

If we don't survive, we don't do anything else.


Never tell people how to do things. Tell them WHAT to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.


Chance is perhaps the work of God when He did not want to sign.

Milton John

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

Milton John

Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.

Milton John

Were there no women, men might live like gods.

Mitchell Gener

To add insult to injury.


Judges, as a class, display, in the matter of arranging alimony, that reckless generosity which is found only in men who are giving away someone else's cash.

Mizner Wilson

Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Mizner Wilson

Porsche: there simply is no substitute.

Mizner Wilson

The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that's the way to bet.

Mizner Wilson

Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Moffitt James

"There was an interesting development in the CBS-Westmoreland trial: both sides agreed that after the trial, Andy Rooney would be allowed to talk to the jury for three minutes about little things that annoyed him during the trial."


You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.

Montagu Lady M.W.

Things are more like they are today than they ever were before.

Montague Charles Edward

One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Montaigne Michel Eyquem de

The longest part of the journey is said to be the passing of the gate.

Montaigne Michel de

"The chain which can be yanked is not the eternal chain."

Montaigne Michel de

A priest asked: What is Fate, Master? And the Master answered: It is that which gives a beast of burden its reason for existence. It is that which men in former times had to bear upon their backs. It is that which has caused nations to build bywa


Laws are like sausages. It's better not to see them being made.


A good reputation is more valuable than money.


"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

Moore Steven

Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Moose Bullwinkle

The first requisite for immortality is death.

Moravia Alberto

A sad spectacle. If they be inhabited, what a scope for misery and folly. If they be not inhabited, what a waste of space.

More Sir Thomas

"Earth is a great, big funhouse without the fun."

Morgan J.P.

"Cogito ergo I'm right and you're wrong."

Morgan J.P.

Good salesmen and good repairmen will never go hungry.

Morgan J.P.

Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it's hard to get it back in.

Morley Christopher

Fill what's empty, empty what's full, scratch where it itches.

Morley Christopher

A woman's a woman until the day she dies, but a man's only a man as long as he can.

Morley Christopher

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Morley Christopher

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

Morley John Viscount

Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.

Morris William

Two heads are better than one.


Mum's the word.

Moses Robert

We were so poor we couldn't afford a watchdog. If we heard a noise at night, we'd bark ourselves.

Moses Robert

Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.

Moss Stirling

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Mostel Zero

A prediction is worth twenty explanations.

Mother Karl Marx's

Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.


Genius is pain.


Either I'm dead or my watch has stopped.

Muggeridge Malcolm

Anything that is worth doing has been done frequently. Things hitherto undone should be given, I suspect, a wide berth.

Mull Martin

If you catch a man, throw him back.

Munr H.H.

When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.

Munro H.H.

Language is a virus from another planet.

Murray Bill

It's very glamorous to raise millions of dollars, until it's time for the venture capitalist to suck your eyeballs out.

Muscha Jerry

If a guru falls in the forest with no one to hear him, was he really a guru at all?

Muskie Senator Edmund

He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.

Musselman Bill

I'd be a poorer man if I'd never seen an eagle fly.

Musset Alfred De

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