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What makes a man heavy is the gravity of virtue. Without it, man will be so light that he will be drifted in the winds of immorality.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
What makes all doctrines plain and clear- About two hundred pounds a year. And that which was prov'd true before Prove false again Two hundred more.
– Samuel Butler
What makes life worth living To be born with the gift of laughter and sense that the world is mad.
– Searamouche
What makes mankind tragic is not that they are the victims of nature, it is that they are conscious of it.
– Joseph Conrad
What makes men of genius, or rather, what they make, is not new ideas, it is that idea - possessing them - that what has been said has still not been said enough.
– Eugene Delacroix
What makes men of genius, or rather, what they make, is not new ideas, it is that idea -- possessing them -- that what has been said has still not been said enough.
– Eugène Delacroix
What makes or determines a strong/courageous man or woman is his/her ability to face, withstand and live through pressure/tough time/hardship/challenges. So, you've got to toughen yourself in order to tough it out.
– Emeasoba George
What makes saintliness in my view, as distinguished from ordinary goodness, is a certain quality of magnanimity and greatness of soul that brings life within the circle of the heroic.
– Harriet Beecher Stowe
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
– Andre Agassi
What makes the difference between a Nation that is truly great and one that is merely rich and powerful It is the simple things that make the difference. Honesty, knowing right from wrong, openness, self-respect, and the courage of conviction.
– David L Boren
What makes the engine go Desire, desire, desire.
– Stanley Kunitz
What makes the engine go? Desire, desire, desire.
– Stanley Kunitz, O Magazine, September 2003
What makes the tyger poisonous and dangerous is the poison in its bones!
– Pauline Musariri
What makes/determines a strong/courageous man/woman is his/her ability to face/withstand/live through pressure/tough time/hardship/challenges. Yes, so you've got to toughen yourself in order to tough it out.
– Emeasoba George
What man does not understand, he fears; and what he fears, he tends to destroy.
– Unknown
What man needs is not philosophy or religion in the academic or formalistic sense of the term, but ability to think rightly. The malady of the age is not absence of philosophy or even irreligion but wrong thinking and a vanity which passes for knowledge. Though it is difficult to define right thinking, it cannot be denied that it is the goal of the aspirations of everyone.
– Swami Krishnananda
What man's mind can create, man's character can control.
– Thomas Edison
What matters is this: you can look at a scar and see hurt, or you can look at a scar and see healing. Try to understand.
– Sherri Reynolds, A Gracious Plenty
What may be done at any time will be done at no time.
– Scottish Proverb
What men call good fellowship is commonly but the virtue of pigs in a litter which lie close together to keep each other warm.
– Henry David Thoreau
What men desire is a virgin who is a whore.
– Edward Dahlberg
What monster have we here? A great Deed at this hour of day? A great just deed -- and not for pay? Absurd -- or insincere?
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning
What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty.
– Edmund Spenser
What more felicity can fall to creature,
Than to enjoy delight with liberty.

– Spenser, Fate of the Butterfly
What most experimenters take for granted before they begin their experiments is infinitely more interesting than any results to which their experiments lead.
– Norbert Wiener

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