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Misanthropes need people without a steady supply, the misanthrope cannot fully apply his art.
– Polly Whitney
Misanthropy ariseth from a man trusting another without having sufficient knowledge of his character, and, thinking him to be truthful, sincere, and honourable, finds a little afterwards that he is wicked, faithless, and then he meets with another of the same character. When a man experiences this often, and more particularly from those whom he considered his most dear and best friends, at last, having frequently made a slip, he hates the whole world, and thinks that there is nothing sound at all in any of them.
– Plato
Miserable mortals who, like leaves, at one moment flame with life, eating the produce of the land, and at another moment weakly perish.
– Homer
Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.
– William Shakespeare
Misery is when grown-ups don't realize how miserable kids can feel.
– Suzanne Heller
Misery is when you make your bed and then your mother tells you it's the day she's changing the sheets.
– Suzanne Heller
Misery loves company, but company does not reciprocate.
– Addison Mizner
Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.
– Russell Baker
Misfortune is mostly an awkwardness!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
– Aristotle
Misfortunes leave wounds which bleed drop by drop even in sleep thus little by little they train man by force and dispose him to wisdom in spite of himself. Man must learn to think of himself as a limited and dependent being and only suffering teaches him this.
– Simone Weil
Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or the handle.
– James Russell Lowell
Misogynist A man who hates women as much as women hate one another.
– H.L. Mencken
Misogynist: A man who hates women as much as women hate one another.
– H. L. Mencken
Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely- read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely.
– Hesketh Pearson
Misquotations are the only quotations that are never misquoted.
– Hesketh Pearson
Miss Brooke had that kind of beauty which seems to be thrown into relief by poor dress.
– George Eliot, "Middlemarch", Book I, ch.1
Miss, you'd better look at that note. I have a bomb.
– D. B. Cooper
Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not.
– Oscar Wilde
Missions is not the ultimate goal of the church. Worship is. Missions exists because worship doesn't. Worship is ultimate, not missions, because God is ultimate, not man. When this age is over, and the countless millions of the redeemed fall on their faces before the throne of God, missions will be no more. It is a temporary necessity. But worship abides forever.
– John Piper
Mistake not. Those pleasures are not pleasures that trouble the quiet and tranquillity of thy life.
– Jeremy Taylor
Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts.
– Nikki Giovanni
Mistakes are a great educator when one is honest enough to admit them and willing to learn from them
– Author Unknown
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
– Al Franken
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
– Denis Watley

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