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My wish is to ride the tempest, tame the waves, kill the sharks. I will not resign myself...
– Trieu Thi Trinh
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
– William Shakespeare
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below.
Words without thoughts never to heaven go.

– William Shakespeare
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below:
Words without thoughts never to heaven go.

– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 3 scene 3
My work as a painter… is the condensation, the concentration of the hidden, but ever present, sadness that is in all people
– Johannes Meintjes
My work feels like strands of my thoughts that have flown around the universe before coming back to materialise.
– Chiho Aoshima
My work is a game, a very serious game.
– M. C. Escher
My work is done, why wait?
– Kodak founder George Eastman, in his suicide note
My writing is like a ten gallon spring. It can issue from the ground anywhere at all. On smooth ground it rushes swiftly on and covers a thouasand li in a single day without difficulty. When it twists and turns among mountains and rocks, it fits its form to things it meets: unknowable. What can be known is, it always goes where it must go, always stops where it cannot help stopping -- nothing else. More than that, even I cannot know.
– Su Shih
Myself when young did eagerly frequent Doctor and Saint, and heard great Argument About it and about but evermore Came out by the same Door as in I went.
– Omar Khayym
Myself when young did eagerly frequent doctor and saint, and heard great argument about it and about: but evermore came out by the same door as in I went.
– Omar Khayyám
Mystery is the wine of this universe. It makes us dizzy and makes us feel happy! Man needs enigma so that he can get rid of the dullness of the reality!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Mystery is underrated, and understanding is overrated.
– Larry McMurtry, "Flim Flam - Essays on Hollywood"
Mystery keeps man alive; it opens his ears, his eyes, and his mind! Find a mystery and try to solve it!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Myth is an attempt to narrate a whole human experience, of which the purpose is too deep, going too deep in the blood and soul, for mental explanation or description.
– D. H. Lawrence
Myth is neither a lie nor a confession: it is an inflexion.
– Roland Barthes
Myths and legends die hard in America. We love them for the extra dimension they provide, the illusion of near-infinite possibility to erase the narrow confines of most men's reality. Weird heroes and mould-breaking champions exist as living proof to those who need it that the tyranny of the rat race is not yet final.
– Hunter S. Thompson

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