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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.

Machiavelli


"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.

Madonna


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.

Maharbal


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

Making


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


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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.

Martin


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

Martin


A man who cannot seduce men cannot save them either.

Martin


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?

Maslow


"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.

Menander


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

Menander


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

Menander


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.

Michelangelo


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.

Miller


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.

Milne


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

Milton


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.

Miyamot


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."

Moliere


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

Montesquieu


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

Montesquieu


A good reputation is more valuable than money.

Montesquieu


"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.

Morrisey


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.

Muad'dib


Genius is pain.

Muad'dib


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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