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Most idealistic people are skint. I have discovered that people with money have no imagination, and people with imagination have no money.
– Simone WeilRate it:
Most institutions demand unqualified faith; but the institution of science makes skepticism a virtue.
– Robert K. MertonRate it:
Most joyful the Poet be;
It is through him that all men see.

– William E. ChanningRate it:
Most kids are never told about one of life’s most effective weapons: when to get pissed as hell. Show it. And then mean it.
– Perry BrassRate it:
Most man can think no better than a child! This fact perfectly explains why there are so many funny beliefs!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise -- bureaucrats.
– Alvin TofflerRate it:
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 BarryRate it:
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 ChesterfieldRate it:
Most men are within a finger's breadth of being mad.
– Diogenes the CynicRate it:
Most men do not mature, they simply grow taller.
– Leo RostenRate it:
Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
– Soren KierkegaardRate it:
Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
– KierkegaardRate it:
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.
– Thomas AquinasRate it:
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 ProverbRate it:
Most men who are not married by the age of thirty-five are either homosexual or really smart.
– Becky RodenbeckRate it:
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 ThoreauRate it:
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.
– GoetheRate it:
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 WildeRate it:
Most new books are forgotten within a year, especially by those who borrow them.
– Evan EsarRate it:
Most of my advances were by mistake. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't.
– Buckminster FullerRate it:
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 EdwardsRate it:
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 EdwardsRate it:
Most of our future lies ahead.
– Denny Crum, Louisville basketball coachRate it:
Most of our imports come from other countries.
– George W. Bush, Robin Williams, Live on BroadwayRate it:
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 MardenRate it:

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