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Most great men and women are not perfectly rounded in their personalities, but are instead people whose one driving enthusiasm is so great it makes their faults seem insignificant.
– Charles A. Cerami
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Most history is a record of triumphs, disasters, and follies of top people. The black hole in it is the way of life of mute, inglorious men and women who made no nuisance of themselves in the world.
– Philip Howard
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Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
– Aldous Huxley
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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 Weil
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Most institutions demand unqualified faith; but the institution of science makes skepticism a virtue.
– Robert K. Merton
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Most joyful the Poet be;
It is through him that all men see.

– William E. Channing
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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 Brass
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Most man can think no better than a child! This fact perfectly explains why there are so many funny beliefs!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise -- bureaucrats.
– Alvin Toffler
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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 Barry
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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 Chesterfield
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Most men are within a finger's breadth of being mad.
– Diogenes the Cynic
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Most men do not mature, they simply grow taller.
– Leo Rosten
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Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
– Soren Kierkegaard
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Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
– Kierkegaard
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Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.
– Thomas Aquinas
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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 Proverb
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Most men who are not married by the age of thirty-five are either homosexual or really smart.
– Becky Rodenbeck
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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 Thoreau
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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.
– Goethe
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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 Wilde
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Most new books are forgotten within a year, especially by those who borrow them.
– Evan Esar
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Most of my advances were by mistake. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't.
– Buckminster Fuller
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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 Edwards
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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 Edwards
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