Found 327 quotes starting with MO:

Model. Two mobile eyes in a mobile head, itself on a mobile body.
– Robert Bresson
Modeling isn't the glamorous job most people believe it to be. The hours and conditions can be harsh and more often than not a model's career is over before it ever starts.
– Robert Bonhomme
Moderation in all things.
– Terence
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
– Oscar Wilde
Moderation is a virtue only in those who are thought to have an alternative.
– Henry Kissinger
Modern cynics and skeptics ... see no harm in paying those to whom they entrust the minds of their children a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom they entrust the care of their plumbing.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Modern life means democracy, democracy means freeing intelligence for independent effectivenessthe emancipation of mind as an individual organ to do its own work. We naturally associate democracy, to be sure, with freedom of action, but freedom of action without freed capacity of thought behind it is only chaos.
– John Dewey
Modern man is frantically trying to earn enough to buy things he's too busy to enjoy.
– Frank A. Clark
Modern Man is the victim of the very instruments he values most. Every gain in power, every mastery of natural forces, every scientific addition to knowledge, has proved potentially dangerous, because it has not been accompanied by equal gains in self-understanding and self-discipline.
– Lewis Mumford
Modern man likes to pretend that his thinking is wide-awake. But this wide-awake thinking has led us into the mazes of a nightmare in which the torture chambers are endlessly repeated in the mirrors of reason.
– Octavio Paz
Modern man must descend the spiral of his own absurdity to the lowest point only then can he look beyond it. It is obviously impossible to get around it, jump over it, or simply avoid it.
– Vaclav Havel
Modern man thinks he loses something time when he does not do things quickly. Yet he does not know what to do with the time he gains except kill it.
– Erich Fromm
Modern man uses ideas and persuasion to achieve his goals; primitive man uses guns and brute force to achieve his goals! Moral and clever people choose the first method; immoral and stupid people choose the second method!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Modern man's capacity for destruction is quixotic evidence of humanity's capacity for reconstruction. The powerful technological agents we have unleashed against the environment include many of the agents we require for its reconstruction.
– George Will
Modern morality and manners suppress all natural instincts, keep people ignorant of the facts of nature and make them fighting drunk on bogey tales.
– Aleister Crowley
Modern science knows much about such conflicts. We call the mental state that engenders it ambivalence: a collision between thought and feeling.
– David Seabury
Modern society has generally ‘lost the plot’. Slavishly following its false gods and idols makes no sense in a spiritually aware life.
– Anthon St Maarten
Modern thought has transferred the spectral character of Death to the notion of time itself. Time has become Death triumphant over all.
– John Berger
Modern tourist guides have helped raised tourist expectations. And they have provided the natives -- from Kaiser Wilhelm down to the villagers of Chichacestenango -- with a detailed and itemized list of what is expected of them and when. These are the up-to-date scripts for actors on the tourists stage.
– Daniel J. Boorstin
Modernity exists in the form of a desire to wipe out whatever came earlier, in the hope of reaching at least a point that could be called a true present, a point of origin that marks a new departure.
– Paul de Man
Modernity is the transient, the fleeting, the contingent; it is one half of art, the other being the eternal and the immovable.
– Charles Baudelaire
Modesty and unselfishness--these are the virtues which men praise--and pass by.
– Andr Maurois
Modesty is a quality in a lover more praised by the women than liked.
– Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Modesty is a shining light it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.
– Madam Guizot
Modesty is a shining light; it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.
– Madam Guizot
Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue.
– John Kenneth Galbraith
Modesty is attended with profit, arrogance brings on destruction.
– Chinese
Modesty is the citadel of beauty.
– Demades
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
– Honoré de Balzac
Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.
– Lord Chesterfield
Modularity permits the efficient discrimination of context.
– Edward J. Laurent
Mom. Wife. Filmmaker. Dog lover. Happy. What else is there?
– Lorenda Starfelt
Moments are like gas, they pass.
– Leslie Miklosy
Moments fly, memories remain; and then memories fly, only memoirs remain and finally memoirs disappear, nothing remains!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Moments of compassion are the most holy moments of life.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Moments of solitude are the holiest moments to think wisely!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Money alone sets all the world in motion.
– Publilius Syrus
Money and success don't change people they merely amplify what is already there.
– Will Smith
Money can buy you everything except a father and a mother.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money can't buy friends, but it can get you a better class of enemy.
– Spike Milligan
Money cannot buy peace of mind. It cannot heal ruptured relationships, or build meaning into a life that has none.
– Richard M. DeVos
Money can’t buy happiness, because you never have enough money.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money does not change the sickness, only the symptoms.
– John Steinbeck, The Winter of our Discontent
Money doesn't always bring happiness. People with ten million dollars are no happier than people with nine million dollars.
– Hobart Brown
Money doesn't make you happy. I now have 50 million but I was just as happy when I had 48 million.
– Arnold Schwarzenegger
Money doesn't talk, it swears.
– Paul Aubuchon
Money doesn’t ask anyone to show the way, it always makes its own way.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money doesn’t come for the asking. Often one has to adjust to the whims of one’s superiors, to flatter them and to please them. In the process one ceases to be free.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money doesn’t grow on trees but it speaks beautifully without grammar.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money enables us to get what we want instead of what other people think we want.
– George Bernard Shaw
Money frees you from doing things you dislike. Since I dislike doing nearly everything, money is handy.
– Groucho Marx
Money has wings but you have to cut your wings to prevent it from flying.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money is a good servant, but a poor master.
– Dominique Bouhours
Money is a poor man's credit card.
– Herbert Marshall McLuhan
Money is a strange thing. It ranks with love as our greatest source of joy, and with death as our greatest source of anxiety.
– Joe Moore
Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.
– P.T. Barnum
Money is always there but the pockets change.
– Gertrude Stein
Money is always there, but the pockets change.
– Gertrude Stein
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
– Woody Allen
Money is good for bribing yourself through the inconveniences of life.
– Gottfried Reinhardt
Money is human happiness in the abstract he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
Money is in some respects life's fire it is a very excellent servant, but a terrible master.
– P Barnum
Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.
– W. Somerset Maugham
Money is like an arm or leg -- use it or lose it.
– Henry Ford
Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.
– J. Paul Getty
Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
– Sir Francis Bacon
Money is not required to buy one necessary of the soul.
– Henry David Thoreau
Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
– Henry David Thoreau, Simplify simplify
Money is only a human invention.
– Vanna Bonta
Money is only a human invention. I get paid for my work, it's a system of trade, but it's not my purpose and reason for living.
– Vanna Bonta
Money is our private plane but only few know how to pilot it.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of al evil, the sum of all blessings.
– Carl Sandburg
Money is power, wealth is a defence, how do you desire them?
– Vikrant Parsai
Money is simply the symbolic representation of human energy.”
– John Rocco Savalli
Money is the barometer of a society's virtue.
– Ayn Rand
Money is the consolidation and storage of energy
– Tom Zegan
Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.
– Henry Fielding
Money is the most egalitarian force in society. It confers power on whoever holds it.
– Roger Starr
Money is the only substance which can keep a cold world from nicknaming a citizen 'Hey, you'
– Wilson Mizner
Money is the opposite of the weather. Nobody talks about it, but everybody does something about it.
– Rebecca Johnson
Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any more than we can without potatoes.
– Louisa May Alcott
Money is the root of all evil, but the foliage is fascinating.
– Val Peters
Money is the sinew of love as well as war.
– Thomas Fuller
Money is the sinews of love, as of war.
– George Farquhar
Money is to be respected one of the worst things you can do is handle another person's money without respect for how hard it was to earn.
– T. Boone Pickens, Jr.
Money is truthful. If a man speaks of honor, make him pay cash.
– Robert A. Heinlein
Money is whatever symbol we decide upon to represent human energy for an item or service.”
– John Rocco Savalli
Money kills people more than weapons do.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money mad. My wife says I spend money like a drunken sailor. Wonder what she'd say if I spent it like a sober congressman
– R. W. Plagge
Money makes a man; even if he were a monkey before to start with.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money may be the husk of many things, but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintances, but not friends; servants, but not faithfulness; days of joy, but not peace and happiness.
– Henrik Ibsen
Money may kindle, but it cannot by itself, and for very long, burn.
– Igor Stravinski
Money may not make you happy but it is sure lets you choose your anxieties.
– Vikrant Parsai
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. There is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of its filling a vacuum, it makes one. If it satisfies one want, it doubles and trebles that want another way. That was a true proverb of the wise man, rely upon it; "Better is little with the fear of the Lord, than great treasure, and trouble therewith."
– Benjamin Franklin
Money never starts an idea; it is the idea that starts the money.
– W. J. Cameron
Money often costs too much.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Money takes care of those who take care of money. Invest it with care and it will take care of you.
– Med Jones
Money talks . . . It says you're cheap.
– Tom Zegan
Money talks...but all mine ever says is good-bye.
– Anonymous
Money There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
– Sophocles
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.
– Donald Trump
Money will come when you are doing the right thing.
– Mike Phillips
Money will say more in one moment than the most eloquent lover can in years.
– Henry Fielding
Money will trump morals the majority of time.
– Tom Zegan
Money without brains is always dangerous.
– Napoleon Hill
Money won't buy happiness, but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem.
– Bill Vaughan
Money's a horrid thing to follow, but a charming thing to meet.
– Henry James
Money, if it does not bring you happiness, will at least help you to miserable in comfort.
– Lord Mancroft
Money, it turned out, was exactly like sex, you thought of nothing else if you didnt have it and thought of other things if you did.
– James Arthur Baldwin
Money, the root of all evil...but the cure for all sadness.
– Mike Gill
Money, we know, will fetch anything and command the service of any man.
– George Washington
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Monkey can make a long jump with his muscles; and man, with his wisdom!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Monkey in the calabash.
– Unknown.
Monogamy is the Western custom of one wife and hardly any mistresses.
– H.H. Munro (Saki)
Monotony is the awful reward of the careful.
– A. G. Buckham
Montreal leads Atlanta by three, 5-1.
– Jerry Coleman
Moonlight is sculpture.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne
Moral certainty is intellectual immorality.
– Kedar Joshi
Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.
– H. G. Wells
Moral passion without entertainment is propaganda, and entertainment without moral passion is television.
– Rita Mae Brown
Moral power is probably best when it is not used. The less you use it the more you have.
– Andrew Young
Moral victories don't count.
– Savielly Grigorievitch Tartakower
Moralistic is not moral. And as for truth -- well, it's like brown -- it's not in the spectrum. Truth is so generic.
– Iris Murdoch
Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.
– Graham Greene
Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom; its tertiary stage, syphilis.
– Karl Kraus
Morality is herd instinct in the individual.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science, section 116
Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
– Immanuel Kant
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt toward people we personally dislike.
– Oscar Wilde
Morality is temporary, wisdom is permanent.
– Hunter S. Thompson, Kingdom of Fear
Morality is the greatest of all tools for leading mankind by the nose.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Morality is the herd-instinct in the individual.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Morality is the weakness of the mind.
– Arthur Rimbaud
Morality, like art, means a drawing a line someplace.
– Oscar Wilde
Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace.
– Oscar Wilde
Morality, taken as apart from religion, is but another name for decency in sin. It is just that negative species of virtue which consists in not doing what is scandalously depraved and wicked. But there is no heart of holy principle in it, any more than there is in the grosser sin.
– Horace Bushnell
More and more I come to value charity and love of one's fellow being above everything else... All our lauded technological progress--our very civilization--is like the axe in the hand of the pathological criminal.
– Albert Einstein
More anticipated the beginning.... Less welcome is the end.... and vice versa
– Siddharth Astir
More appealing than knowledge itself is the feeling of knowledge.
– Daniel J. Boorstin
More company increases happiness, but does not lighten or diminish misery.
– Thomas Traherne
More gates you open, more worlds you discover! More worlds you discover, more gates are opened!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
More important than learning how to recall things is finding ways to forget things that are cluttering the mind.
– James Waddell Alexander, II
More important than talent, strength, or knowledge is the ability to laugh at yourself and enjoy the pursuit of your dreams.
– Amy Grant
More important than winning the election, is governing the nation. That is the test of a political party -- the acid, final test.
– Adlai Ewing Stevenson
More light! Give me more light!
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse.
– Doug Larson
More men are killed by overwork than the importance of the world justifies.
– Rudyard Kipling
More men die of worry than of work, because more men worry than work.
– Robert Frost
More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent.
– William Ashley
More men have become great through practice than by nature.
– Democritus
More mistakes happen to the successful than to the man who has failed.
– Vikrant Parsai
More often than not, wisdom is at the mercy of curiosity.
– Tom Fahy
More or less, what causes desperation/depression/hopelessness is nothing but lack of motivation/inspiration i.e. anyone who is not always inspired/motivated is likely to be despaired/desperate/hopeless in life. But on the other hand, anyone who is often inspired/motivated will hardly feel depressed/despaired/hopeless in life. Therefore, do source/search/go for inspirations/motivations as often as you can.
– Emeasoba George
More people are leaving TV behind to read my books than ever before. In the last year alone I gained over two readers (three, to be exact). So I’d like to take a moment and say thanks mom, dad, and kidnap victim I keep chained in the basement
– Jarod Kintz
More people out of work leads to higher unemployment.
– Calvin Coolidge
More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.
– Mother Teresa
More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginnings of all wars.
– Franklin Delano Roosevelt
More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly.
– Woody Allen
More than any time in history mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness, the other to total extinction. Let us pray that we have the wisdom to choose correctly.
– Woody Allen
More than any time in history mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to utter hopelessness and despair, the other to total extinction. Let us hope we have the wisdom to choose correctly.
– Woody Allen
More than ever, the creation of the ridiculous is almost impossible because of the competition it receives from reality.
– Robert A. Baker
More than in any other performing arts the lack of respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that every layman considers himself a valid critic.
– Uta Hagan
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
– John Donne
More wisdom is latent in things as they are than in all the words men use.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
More you feel passion, more you lose control
– diana k.
Morning in the city is not a real morning; morning of the shepherd, that is the real morning!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Mornings are wonderful! The only drawback is that they come at such an inconvenient time of day!
– Glen Cook, Sweet Silver Blues
Morpheus If real is what you can feel, smell, taste and see, then 'real' is simply electrical signals interpreted by your brain
– Matrix, The
Morpheus There's a difference between knowing the path, and walking the path.
– Matrix, The
Morpheus Throughout human history, we have been dependent on machines to survive. Fate, it seems, is not without a sense of irony.
– Matrix, The
Morpheus You have to let it all go, Neo. Fear, doubt, and disbelief. Free your mind.
– Matrix, The
Mortal lovers must not try to remain at the first step for lasting passion is the dream of a harlot and from it we wake in despair.
– C. S. Lewis
Mortal man! You’ve wasted your time mostly with wrong and empty beliefs! And now you have started understanding that most important thing in life is existence!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Mortification from a self-strength, carried on by ways of self-invention, unto the end of a self-righteousness, is the soul and substnace of all false religion in the world.
– John Owen
Mos Eisley spaceport. You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious.
– George Lucas
Mosaic is the 1990's equivalent of forcing friends to sit through slides of your trip to Florida - painful for everyone but the host.
– Steve G. Steinberg
Most advances in science come when a person for one reason or another is forced to change fields.
– Peter Borden
Most affections are habits or duties we lack the courage to end.
– Henri de Montherlant
Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.
– Gloria Steinem
Most bad books get that way because their authors are engaged in trying to justify themselves. If a vain author is an alcoholic, then the most sympathetically portrayed character in his book will be an alcoholic. This sort of thing is very boring for outsiders.
– Stephen Vizinczey
Most cars on our roads have only one occupant, usually the driver.
– Carol Malia, BBC Anchorwoman
Most certification today is pure 'credentialism.' It must begin to reflect our demand for excellence, not our appreciation of parchment.
– William John Bennett
Most comics make jokes to defend themselves against what they see as a hostile and inhumane world often a deeply felt rage.
– Samuel S. Janus
Most conversations are simply monologues delivered in the presence of a witness.
– Margaret Miller
Most conversations are simply monologues delivered in the presence of witnesses.
– Margaret Millar
most delightful time in the most beautiful country in the company of Tonantius Ferreolus (the elder) and Apollinaris, the most charming hosts in the world
– Sidonius Apollinaris
Most diseases are caused not so much by what we eat, but more by what is eating us.
– RVM
Most do not fully see this truth that life is difficult. Instead they moan more or less incessantly, noisily or subtly, about the enormity of their problems, their burdens, and their difficulties as if life were generally easy, as if life should be easy. They voice their belief, noisily or subtly, that their difficulties represent a unique kind of affliction that should not be and that has somehow been especially visited upon them, or else upon their families, their tribe, their class, their nation, their race or even their species, and not upon others.
– M Scott Peck
Most economic fallacies derive - from the tendency to assume that there is a fixed pie, that one party can gain only at the expense of another.
– Milton Friedman
Most everything in my brain, someone else helped put there.
– Unknown
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
– Abraham Lincoln
Most Gamblers start with a little, and strive to turn it into a lot : Invariably they end up turning a lot into a little
– Warren Olson
Most great men and women are not perfectly rounded in their personalities, but are instead people whose one driving enthusiasm is so great it makes their faults seem insignificant.
– Charles A. Cerami
Most history is a record of triumphs, disasters, and follies of top people. The black hole in it is the way of life of mute, inglorious men and women who made no nuisance of themselves in the world.
– Philip Howard
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
– Aldous Huxley
Most idealistic people are skint. I have discovered that people with money have no imagination, and people with imagination have no money.
– Simone Weil
Most institutions demand unqualified faith; but the institution of science makes skepticism a virtue.
– Robert K. Merton
Most joyful the Poet be;
It is through him that all men see.

– William E. Channing
Most man can think no better than a child! This fact perfectly explains why there are so many funny beliefs!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise -- bureaucrats.
– Alvin Toffler
Most married couples, even though they love each other very much in theory, tend to view each other in practice as large teeming flaw colonies, the result being that they get on each other's nerves and regularly erupt into vicious emotional shouting matches over such issues as toaster settings.
– Dave Barry
Most maxim-mongers have preferred the prettiness to the justness of a thought, and the turn to the truth but I have refused myself to everything that my own experience did not justify and confirm.
– Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield
Most men are within a finger's breadth of being mad.
– Diogenes the Cynic
Most men do not mature, they simply grow taller.
– Leo Rosten
Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
– Kierkegaard
Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
– Soren Kierkegaard
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.
– Thomas Aquinas
Most men the good they have despise, And blessings which they have not prize: In winter, wish for summer?s glow, In summer, long for winter?s snow.
– Sanskrit Proverb
Most men who are not married by the age of thirty-five are either homosexual or really smart.
– Becky Rodenbeck
Most men would feel insulted if it were proposed to employ them in throwing stones over a wall, and then in throwing them back, merely that they might earn their wages. But many are no more worthily employed now.
– Henry David Thoreau
Most men, even the most accomplished, are of limited faculties; every one sets a value on certain qualities in himself and others: these alone he is willing to favour, these alone will he have cultivated.
– Goethe
Most modern calendars mar the sweet simplicity of our lives by reminding us that each day that passes is the anniversary of some perfectly uninteresting event.
– Oscar Wilde
Most new books are forgotten within a year, especially by those who borrow them.
– Evan Esar
Most of my advances were by mistake. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't.
– Buckminster Fuller
Most of our censure of others is only oblique praise of self, uttered to show the wisdom and superiority of the speaker. It has all the insidiousness of self-praise, and all the ill-desert of falsehood.
– Tyron Edwards
Most of our censure of others is only oblique praise of self, uttered to show the wisdom and superiority of the speaker. It has all the invidiousness of self-praise, and all the ill-desert of falsehood.
– Tryon Edwards
Most of our future lies ahead.
– Denny Crum, Louisville basketball coach
Most of our imports come from other countries.
– George W. Bush, Robin Williams, Live on Broadway
Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them.
– Orison Swett Marden
Most of our so-called reasoning consists in finding arguments for going on believing as we already do.
– James Harvey Robinson
Most of our students are here to get the credentials they believe are central to admission to the Dream. Everyone does the rhetoric bit-Fascist pig this and that-but push them and they ask you to write recommendations for jobs with banks and insurance companies.
– John Gargin
Most of the appearance of mirth in the world is not mirth, it is art. The wounded spirit is not seen, but walks under a disguise.
– Robert South
Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, knowing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about
– Robert Benchley
Most of the basic truths of life sound absurd at first hearing.
– Elizabeth Goudge
Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
– Robert Frost
Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.
– Albert Einstein
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
– Dale Carnegie
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
– Henry David Thoreau
Most of the most important experiences that truly educate cannot be arranged ahead of time with any precision.
– Harold Taylor
Most of the problems a President has to face have their roots in the past.
– Harry S Truman
Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking.
– Bernard Baruch
Most of the things we decide are not what we know to be the best. We say yes, merely because we are driven into a corner and must say somethign.
– Frank Crane
Most of the things we do, we do for no better reason than that our father's have done them or our neighbors do them, and the same is true of a large part than what we suspect of what we think.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Most of the time I don't have much fun. The rest of the time I don't have any fun at all.
– Woody Allen
Most of the time it is a good job and a good honour to fight against people's values, because most of the time people's values are irrational and absurd!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Most of the time it was probably real bad being stuck down in a dungeon. But some days, when there was a bad storm outside, you'd look out your little window and think, Boy, I'm glad I'm not out in THAT.''
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important.
– T. S. Eliot
Most of those who make collections of verse or epigram are like men eating cherries or oysters they choose out the best at first, and end by eating all.
– Sbastien-Roch Nicolas de Chamfort
Most of today's books have an air of having been written in one day from books read the night before.
– Sbastien-Roch Nicolas de Chamfort
Most of us are just about as happy as we make up our minds to be.
– William Adams
Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children.
– Mignon McLaughlin
Most of us can do more than we think but usually do less than we think we have.
– Vikrant Parsai
Most of us have been taught about the need to appropriate by faith what is already ours through grace. We all desire to have more joy in our Christian life. The keys to experiencing joy are available to all of us. We need to understand the gospel of the grace of God as revealed to the Apostle Paul. Then as we put Paul's instructions into practice, we will come to know God experientially. This will cause us to know Him better which will cause us to want to obey more, and on and on it goes. Then as we learn and obey God and become focused on spiritual things instead of earthly things, we will become thankful for everything that God has provided for us in Christ. Knowledge, obedience, and thankfulness will then lead to abundant joy in our everyday life In the words of the old hymn Trust and obey, For there's no other way, To be happy in Jesus, But to trust and obey.
– David Havard
Most of us think ourselves as standing wearily and helplessly at the center of a circle bristling with tasks, burdens, problems, annoyance, and responsibilities which are rushing in upon us. At every moment we have a dozen different things to do, a dozen problems to solve, a dozen strains to endure. We see ourselves as overdriven, overburdened, overtired. This is a common mental picture and it is totally false. No one of us, however crowded his life, has such an existence. What is the true picture of your life? Imagine that there is an hour glass on your desk. Connecting the bowl at the top with the bowl at the bottom is a tube so thin that only one grain of sand can pass through it at a time. That is the true picture of your life, even on a super busy day, The crowded hours come to you always one moment at a time. That is the only way they can come. The day may bring many tasks, many problems, strains, but invariably they come in single file. You want to gain emotional poise? Remember the hourglass, the grains of sand dropping one by one.
– James Gordon Gilkey
Most of us would get along well if we used the advice we give others.
– Vikrant Parsai
Most of us would like to be smarter than we are, stronger than we are, richer than we are, but we don't feel all that comfortable with people who are.
– Mickey Manfield
Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal.
– Jerome P. Fleishman
Most of you have been where I am tonight. The crash site of unrequited love. You ask yourself, How did I get here What was it about Was it her smile Was it the way she crossed her legs, the turn of her ankle, the poignant vulnerability of her slender wrists What are these elusive and ephemeral things that ignite passion in the human heart That's an age-old question. It's perfect food for thought on a bright midsummer's night.
– Sybil Adelman
Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
– Abraham Lincoln
Most people are bothered by those passages of Scripture they do not understand, but the passages that bother me are those I do understand.
– Mark Twain
Most people are fools, most authority is malignant, God does not exist, and everything is wrong
– Ted Nelson
Most people are not really free. They are confined by the niche in the world that they carve out for themselves. They limit themselves to fewer possibilities by the narrowness of their vision.
– V Naipaul
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
– Oscar Wilde
Most people are searching for happines. They're looking for it. They're trying to find it in someone or something outside of themselves.That's a fundemental mistake. Happiness is something that you are, and it comes from the way you think.
– Wayne W Dyer
Most people believe that if you go in and try to micromanage a forest, it is possible to destroy the very thing that makes it a unique and special place. That's just as true of the Net.
– Glen Raphael
Most people choose appearance over reality
– Tom Zegan
Most people die at the last minute others 20 years beforehand, some even earlier. They are the wretched of the earth.
– Louis Celine
Most people do not actually know how to think for themselves, and unfortunately that prevents them from even knowing it.
– Bryant McGill
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
– Sigmund Freud
Most people don't know how hard it is to be a success, says the successful failure.
– Vikrant Parsai
Most people don't realize that large pieces of coral, which have been painted brown and attached to the skull by common wood screws, can make a child look like a deer.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Most people dread finding out when they come to die that they have never really lived.
– Henry David Thoreau
Most people enjoy the inferiority of their friends.
– Lord Chesterfield
Most people fail in life because they major in minor things.
– Tony Robbins
Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.
– H. Ross Perot
Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game, one foot from a winning touchdown.
– Ross Perot
Most people go on living their everyday life half frightened, half indifferent, they behold the ghostly tragi-comedy that is being performed on the international stage before the eyes and ears of the world.
– Albert Einstein
Most people have seen worse things in private than they pretend to be shocked at in public.
– Edgar Watson Howe
Most people have to talk so they won't hear.
– May Sarton
Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbridges from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.
– Zelda
Most people I ask little from. I try to give them much, and expect nothing in return and I do very well in the bargain.
– François Fénelon
Most people ignore most poetry
because
most poetry ignores most people.

– Adrian Mitchell
Most people ignore most poetry because most poetry ignores most people.
– Adrian Mitchell
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
– Mary Kay Ash
Most people live ninety percent in the past, seven percent in the present, and that only leaves three percent for the future.
– John Steinbeck, The Winter of our Discontent
Most people live, whether physically, intellectually or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being. They make use of a very small portion of their possible consciousness, and of their soul's resources in general, much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism, should get into a habit of using and moving only his lttle finger. Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.
– William James
Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it looks like. People think it’s this veneer — that the designers are handed this box and told, ‘Make it look good!’ That’s not what we think design is. It’s not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
– Steve Jobs
Most people my age are dead at the present time.
– Casey Stengel
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second. Give your dreams all you've got and you'll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you!!
– William James
Most people pay too much for the things they get for nothing.
– Author Unknown
Most people rust out due to lack of challenge. Few people rust out due to overuse.
– Unknown
Most people seek after what they do not possess and are enslaved by the very things they want to acquire.
– Anwar el Sadat
Most people sell their souls, and live with a good conscience on the proceeds.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
Most people tire of a lecture in 10 minutes clever people can do it in 5. Sensible people never go to lectures at all.
– Stephen Butler Leacock
Most people who succeed n the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
– Dr. Robert Schuller
Most people would like to be delivered from temptation but would like it to keep in touch.
– Robert Orben
Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy.
– Robert Anthony
Most people would sooner die than think; in fact they do so.
– Bertrand Russell
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
– Seneca
Most powerful is he who has himself in his power.
– Seneca
Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
– André Gide
Most readily measure the inches and feet of life's ups and downs, but it is only the foot forward that really counts.
– Chase LeBlanc
Most religions do not make men better, only warier.
– Elias Canetti
Most smiles are started by another smile.
– Frank A. Clark
Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive.
– Scott Adams
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity presented to them. They have developed the opportunity that was at hand.
– Bruce Marton
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
– Bruce Barton
Most tax revisions didn't improve the system, they made it more like Washington itself complicated, unfair, cluttered with gobbledygook and loopholes designed for those with the power and influence to hire high-priced legal and tax advisers.
– Ronald Reagan
Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
– Walter Stegner
Most times, God denies you what you think is good or better for you. Just because, you deserve nothing else but only the best & he does give you the best.
– Emeasoba George
Most turkeys taste better the day after my mother's tasted better the day before.
– Rita Rudner
Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat that they can be classified as cannibals.
– Finley Peter Dunne
Most virgins marry, just as nuns The same thing the same way renounce; Before they?ve wit to understand The bold attempt, they take in hand; Or, having stayed and lost their tides, Are out of season grown for brides.
– Butler
Most works of art, like most wines, ought to be consumed in the district of their fabrication.
– Rebecca West
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children
– William Makepeace Thackeray, Vanity Fair
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
– William Makepeace Thackeray
Mother role is the mother of roles a woman plays...
– Sunil Joyia
Motherhood All love begins and ends there.
– Robert Browning
Motherhood is a wonderful thing - what a pity to waste it on children.
– Judith Pugh
Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Mothers are a biological necessity; fathers are a social invention.
– Margaret Mead
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
– Aristotle
Mothers are the most instinctive philosophers.
– Harriet Beecher Stowe
Mothers, food, love, and career, the four major guilt groups.
– Cathy Guisewite
Motivation is an external, temporary high that PUSHES you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable internal glow which PULLS you forward.
– Thomas Leonard
Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.
– Lee Iacocca
Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top up's.
– Peter J. Davies
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
– Dwight D. Eisenhower
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
– Jim Ryun
Mountains are to the rest of the body of the earth, what violent muscular action is to the body of man. The muscles and tendons of its anatomy are, in the mountain, brought out with force and convulsive energy, full of expression, passion, and strength.
– John Ruskin
Mountains represent the power of nature; plains, the love of nature!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Move at a snail's pace or walk with the speed of a turtle or run like a rabbit! Just move; forget about the speed and just move ahead!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Movements born in hatred very quickly take on the characteristics of the thing they oppose.
– J. S. Habgood
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
– Charlie Chaplin
Mozart has the classic purity of light and the blue ocean; Beethoven the romantic grandeur which belongs to the storms of air and sea, and while the soul of Mozart seems to dwell on the ethereal peaks of Olympus, that of Beethoven climbs shuddering the storm-beaten sides of a Sinai. Blessed be they both! Each represents a moment of the ideal life, each does us good. Our love is due to both.
– Henri-Frédéric Amiel

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