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Many a man has fallen in love with a girl in a light so dim he would not have chosen a suit by it.
– Maurice Chevalier
Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory.
– Orison Swett Marden
Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
– Stephen Leacock
Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.
– J. B. Priestley
Many a man owes his success to his first wife and his second wife to his success.
– James Gilmore Backus
Many a man that couldn't direct you to the drug store on the corner when he was 3 will get a respectful hearing when age has further impaired his mind.
– Finley Peter Dunne
Many a man thinks he has an open mind, when it's merely vacant.
– Unknown
Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends.
– Norman Douglas
Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half-especially if he has a teenage daughter.
– Guy Albert Lombardo
Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
– Elbert Hubbard
Many a promising career has been wrecked by marrying the wrong sort of woman. The right sort of woman can distinguish between Creative Lassitude and plain shiftlessness.
– Robertson Davies
Many a small thing has been made large by the right kind of advertising.
– Mark Twain
Many a time from a bad beginning great friendships have sprung up.
– Terence
Many a zero thinks it is the ellipse on which the Earth travels.
– Stanislaw Lec
Many accidents in the home occur in the kitchen, more in the bathroom but most occur in the bedroom.
– Vikrant Parsai
Many admire, few know.
– Hippocrates
Many an injustice is presented as solution and gift.
– Bryant McGill
Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.
– Anonymous
Many an optimist has become rich by buying out a pessimist.
– Robert G. Allen
Many attempts to communicate are nullified by saying too much.
– Robert Greenleaf
many believe that to treat people equally is the fairest way of working. To treat people who are different equally may be the unfairest thing of all.
– Geoff Ballard
Many books require no thought from those who read them, and for a very simple reason they made no such demand upon those who wrote them.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Many books require no thought from those who read them, and for a very simple reason; they made no such demand upon those who wrote them.
– Charles Caleb Colton, Lacon, 1820
Many books today suggest that the mass of women lead lives of noisy desperation.
– Peter S. Prescott
Many brave men lived before Agamemnon but all are overwhelmed in eternal night, unwept, unknown, because they lack a sacred poet.
– Horace

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