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Most people have to talk so they won't hear.
– May Sarton
Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbridges from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.
– Zelda
Most people I ask little from. I try to give them much, and expect nothing in return and I do very well in the bargain.
– François Fénelon
Most people ignore most poetry
most poetry ignores most people.

– Adrian Mitchell
Most people ignore most poetry because most poetry ignores most people.
– Adrian Mitchell
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
– Mary Kay Ash
Most people live ninety percent in the past, seven percent in the present, and that only leaves three percent for the future.
– John Steinbeck, The Winter of our Discontent
Most people live, whether physically, intellectually or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being. They make use of a very small portion of their possible consciousness, and of their soul's resources in general, much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism, should get into a habit of using and moving only his lttle finger. Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.
– William James
Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it looks like. People think it’s this veneer — that the designers are handed this box and told, ‘Make it look good!’ That’s not what we think design is. It’s not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
– Steve Jobs
Most people my age are dead at the present time.
– Casey Stengel
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second. Give your dreams all you've got and you'll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you!!
– William James
Most people pay too much for the things they get for nothing.
– Author Unknown
Most people rust out due to lack of challenge. Few people rust out due to overuse.
– Unknown
Most people seek after what they do not possess and are enslaved by the very things they want to acquire.
– Anwar el Sadat
Most people sell their souls, and live with a good conscience on the proceeds.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
Most people tire of a lecture in 10 minutes clever people can do it in 5. Sensible people never go to lectures at all.
– Stephen Butler Leacock
Most people who succeed n the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
– Dr. Robert Schuller
Most people would like to be delivered from temptation but would like it to keep in touch.
– Robert Orben
Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy.
– Robert Anthony
Most people would sooner die than think; in fact they do so.
– Bertrand Russell
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
– Seneca
Most powerful is he who has himself in his power.
– Seneca
Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
– André Gide
Most readily measure the inches and feet of life's ups and downs, but it is only the foot forward that really counts.
– Chase LeBlanc

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