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Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain, and most fools do.
– Benjamin Franklin
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
– Henry David Thoreau
Any fool can make a rule,
and any fool will mind it.

– Henry David Thoreau
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
– Samuel Butler
Any fool can tell the truth; it takes talent to lie well.
– Robert Ludlum, "The Tristan Betrayal"
Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to wonder, to enduring fact of mystery.
– Henry Miller
Any good reward well deserved is well preserved.
– Jacqueline Job
Any great truth can -- and eventually will -- be expressed as a cliche -- a cliche is a sure and certain way to dilute an idea. For instance, my grandmother used to say, 'The black cat is always the last one off the fence.' I have no idea what she meant, but at one time, it was undoubtedly true.
– Solomon Short
Any great work of art . . . revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world -- the extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air.
– Leonard Bernstein
Any great work of art revives and readapts time and space, and the measure of its success is the extent to which it makes you an inhabitant of that world -- the extent to which it invites you in and lets you breathe its strange, special air.
– Leonard Bernstein
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - but not without poetry.
– Charles Baudelaire
Any healthy man can go without food for two days -- but not without poetry.
– Charles Baudelaire
Any historian of the literature of the modern age will take virtually for granted the adversary intention, the actually subversive intention, that characterizes modern writing -- he will perceive its clear purpose of detaching the reader from the habits of thought and feeling that the larger culture imposes, of giving him a ground and a vantage point from which to judge and condemn, and perhaps revise, the culture that produces him.
– Lionel Trilling
Any ideas, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.
– Napoleon Hill
Any impatient student of mathematics or science or engineering who is irked by having algebraic symbolism thrust upon him should try to get along without it for a week.
– Eric Temple Bell
Any individual entity that presumes to understand the rules that guide this space is under an illusion.
– Ze Frank
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex ... it takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
– Albert Einstein
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
– Albert Einstein
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
– E. F. Schumacher
Any jackass can kick a barn down, but it takes a carpenter to build it.
– Sam Rayburn
Any kick makes you quick.
– Volodymyr Knyr
Any lady who is first lady likes being first lady. I don't care what they say, they like it.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
Any lady with sexy breast for a man is each time well-dressed.
– Volodymyr Knyr
Any life that fails to discover and fulfill his or her destiny is a wasted life. Because, destiny is meant to be discovered and fulfilled outrightly. You can say I said so.
– Emeasoba George
Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment - the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is.
– Jorge Luis Borges

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