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Many people, among them the Frank girls, slept leaning against their mother or father; everyone was dead tired. And then the tension: what would happen next? Perhaps the train would crash? There might be a bombardment; we were hoping for that. (...) A lot of people slept. It was simply a death train. People died [while] underway, and there were many dead when we arrived. I believe that we were in those cattle cars for two days and nights. After the war someone asked me: "Didn't you get anything to eat?" No, we didn't get anything, absolutely nothing.
– Lenie de Jong-van NaardenRate it:
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
– Helen KellerRate it:
Many persons have the wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
– Helen KellerRate it:
Many politicians lay it down as a self-evident proposition, that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story, who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
– Lord MacaulayRate it:
Many promising reconciliations have broken down because while both parties come prepared to forgive, neither party come prepared to be forgiven.
– Charles WilliamsRate it:
Many receive advice, few profit by it.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
Many search for happiness as we look for a hat we wear on our heads.
– Nikolaus LenusRate it:
Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.
– J. R. R. TolkienRate it:
Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.
– J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord Of the Rings, Book Four, Chapter OneRate it:
Many things are lost for want of asking.
– English ProverbRate it:
Many things are worse than defeat,and compromise with evil is one of them.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Many things difficult to design but it is easy to perfom
– AntonyRate it:
Many things have fallen only to rise higher.
– SenecaRate it:
Many wealthy people are little more than janitors of their possessions.
– Frank Lloyd WrightRate it:
Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.
– Thomas FullerRate it:
Many years ago Rudyard Kipling gave an address at McGill University in Montreal. He said one striking thing which deserves to be remembered. Warning the students against an over-concern for money, or position, or glory, he said: "Some day you will meet a man who cares for none of these things. Then you will know how poor you are."
– Halford E. LuccockRate it:
Many years ago, I concluded that a few hair shirts were part of the mental wardrobe of every man. The president differs from other men in that he has a more extensive wardrobe.
– Herbert Clark HooverRate it:
Many, if not all, of my presidential opponents are certifiable idiots.
– Miriam Defensor Santiago, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1993Rate it:
Maps encourage boldness. They're like cryptic love letters. They make anything seem possible.
– Mark JenkinsRate it:
Marital intercourse is certainly holy, lawful and praiseworthy in itself and profitable to society, yet in certain circumstances it can prove dangerous, as when through excess the soul is made sick with venial sin, or through the violation and perversion of its primary end, killed by mortal sin; such perversion, detestable in proportion to its departure from the true order, being always mortal sin, for it is never lawful to exclude the primary end of marriage which is the procreation of children.
– Francis de SalesRate it:
Mark this! who lives beyond his means Forfeits respect, loses his sense; Where?er he goes, through the seven births, All count him knave: him women hate.
– Hindu PoetessRate it:
Marriage always demands the finest arts of insincerity possible between two human beings.
– Vicki BaumRate it:
Marriage is a bargain, and somebody has to get the worst of the bargain.
– Helen RowlandRate it:
Marriage is a device originated by women for looting the men.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:

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