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My own belief is that there is hardly anyone whose sexual life, if it were broadcast, would not fill the world at large with surprise and horror.
– W. Somerset Maugham
My own experience is that a certain kind of genius among students is best brought out in bed.
– Allen Ginsberg
My own mind is my own church.
– Carl Lotus Becker
My own suspicion is that the universe is not only queerer than we suppose, but queerer than we *can* suppose.
– J.B.S. Haldane, "On Being the Right Size" in the (1928) book "Possible Worlds"
My own suspicion is that the universe is not only stranger than we suppose, but stranger than we can suppose.
– John Burdon Sanderson Haldane
My own view is that taping of conversations for historical purposes was a bad decision on the part of all the presidents. I don't think Kennedy should have done it. I don't think Johnson should have done it, and I don't think we should have done it.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
My pacifism is an instinctive feeling, a feeling that possesses me because the murder of men is disgusting. My attitude is not derived from any intellectual theory but is based on my deepest antipathy to every kind of cruelty and hatred.
– Albert Einstein
My parents only had one argument in forty-five years. It lasted forty-three years.
– Cathy Ladman
My parents shared not only an improbable love, they shared an abiding faith in the possibilities of this nation. They would give me an African name, Barack, or blessed, believing that in a tolerant America your name is no barrier to success.
– Barack Obama
My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today I knew it then as purpose.
– Bette Davis
My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose.
– Bette Davis, The Lonely Life, 1962
My passport photo is one of the most remarkable photographs I have ever seen --- no retouching, no shadows, no flattery --- just stark me.
– Anne Morrow Lindbergh
My past is my wisdom to use today. . . my future is my wisdom yet to experience. Be in the present because that is where life resides.
– Gene Oliver
My people are going to learn the principles of democracy the dictates of truth and the teachings of science. Superstition must go. Let them worship as they will, every man can follow his own conscience provided it does not interfere with sane reason or bid him act against the liberty of his fellow men.
– M.K. Ataturk
My performances have finally caught up with my ego.
– Ato Boldon
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
– Edith Sitwell
My pessimism extends to the point of even suspecting the sincerity of other pessimists.
– Jean Rostand
My pessimism extends to the point of even suspecting the sincerity of the pessimists.
– Jean Rostand
My philosophy is : there is no use of trying to be kind to those who are always rude to you.
– Vikrant Parsai
My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.
– Oprah Winfrey
My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose -- somehow we win out
– Ronald Reagan
My philosophy, in essence, is the concept of man as a heroic being, with his own happiness as the moral purpose of his life, with productive achievement as his noblest activity, and reason as his only absolute.
– Ayn Rand
My plan of instruction is extremely simple and limited. They learn, on week-days, such coarse works as may fit them for servants. I allow of no writing for the poor. My object is not to make fanatics, but to train up the lower classes in habits of industry and piety.
– Hannah More
My poor head is in such a whirl, my mind is all in bits.
– Johann von Goethe
My position as regards the monied interests can be put in a few words. In every civilized society property rights must be carefully safeguarded; ordinarily and in the great majority of cases, human rights and property rights are fundamentally and in the long run, identical; but when it clearly appears that there is a real conflict between them, human rights must have the upper hand; for property belongs to man and not man to property.
– Theodore Roosevelt

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