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Manifest plainness,
Embrace simplicity,
Reduce selfishness,
Have few desires.

– Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzuRate it:
Mankind are earthen jugs with spirits in them.
– Nathaniel HawthorneRate it:
Mankind censure injustice fearing that they may be the victims of it, and not because they shrink from committing it.
– PlatoRate it:
Mankind has one great habit, a bad habit: To create rules on behalf of God! Unless A God appears on the sky and says ‘Here are the rules,’ do not take any rule serious! Remember that in this universe, there is no port that you can take refuge apart from the reason and the science!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Mankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind... War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
Mankind's true moral test, its fundamental test (which lies deeply buried from view), consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy animals. And in this respect mankind has suffered a fundamental debacle, a debacle so fundamental that all others stem from it.
– Milan KunderaRate it:
Manners are especially the need of the plain. The pretty can get away with anything.
– Evelyn WaughRate it:
Manners maketh man.
– William of WykehamRate it:
Mannon is the largest slave-holder in the world.
– Frederick SaundersRate it:
Manufacturing and commercial monopolies owe their origin not to a tendency imminent in a capitalist economy but to governmental interventionist policy directed against free trade and laissez faire.
– Ludwig MisesRate it:
Many a crown of wisdom is but the golden chamberpot of success, worn with pompous dignity.
– Joey AdamsRate it:
Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
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 ChevalierRate it:
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 MardenRate it:
Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
– Stephen LeacockRate it:
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. PriestleyRate it:
Many a man owes his success to his first wife and his second wife to his success.
– James Gilmore BackusRate it:
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 DunneRate it:
Many a man thinks he has an open mind, when it's merely vacant.
– UnknownRate it:
Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends.
– Norman DouglasRate it:
Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half-especially if he has a teenage daughter.
– Guy Albert LombardoRate it:
Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:

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