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Man will become immeasurably stronger, wiser, and subtler; his body will become more harmonious, his movements more rhythmic, his voice more musical. The forms of life will become dynamically dramatic. The average human type will rise to the heights of an Aristotle, a Goethe, or a Marx. And above these heights, new peaks will rise.

Leon Trotsky

Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is.

Erich Fromm

Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.

Erich Fromm

Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; The best of life is but intoxication.

Lord Byron, Don Juan

Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.

Samuel Butler

Many divorces are not really the result of irreparable injury but involve, instead, a desire on the part of the man or woman to shatter the setup, start out from scratch alone, and make life work for them all over again. They want the risk of disaster, want to touch bottom, see where bottom is, and, coming up, to breathe the air with relief and relish again.

Edward Hoagland

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Alva Edison

Many people chase after success. Others pursue money. But I think the happiest people on earth Are the one's who have found significance. The real question of life must be What has significance for you

Unknown

Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.

J. R. R. Tolkien

Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord Of the Rings, Book Four, Chapter One

Master of Life is the person who is best at keeping the brutal scars of life to a minimum!

Mehmet Murat ildan

May we agree that private life is irrelevant? Multiple, mixed, ambiguous at best -- out of it we try to fashion the crystal clear, the singular, the absolute, and that is what is relevant; that is what matters.

May Sarton

May you live every day of your life.

Jonathan Swift

May you live your life as if the maxim of your actions were to become universal law.

Immanuel Kant

May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day.

Native American Proverb

Maybe the answer to Selective Service is to start everyone off in the army and draft them for civilian life as needed.

Bill Vaughan

Measure your life in love.

Jonathan Larson, From musical/rock opera: Rent

Meditation is the life of the soul: Action, the soul of meditation. and honor the reward of action.

Francis Quarles

Meditation is the natural weapon in LIFE for HUMAN BEINGS...

Ravichandra

Meglio essere felici in questa vita che aspirare a esserlo nella prossima (Better to be content in this life, than aspire to it in the next). Requiescant in pace (Rest in peace).

Ezio Auditore da Firenze

Memory is life’s clock and clock is life’s moments.

Vikrant Parsai

Men are confused. They're conflicted. They want a woman who's their intellectual equal, but they're afraid of women like that. They want a woman they can dominate, but then they hate her for being weak. It's an ambivalence that goes back to a man's relationship with his mother. Source of his life, center of his universe, object of both his fear and his love.

Andrew Schneider

Men do not understand books until they have had a certain amount of life, or at any rate no man understands a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents.

Ezra Loomis Pound

Men hail the rising sun with glee, They love his setting glow to see, But fail to mark that every day In fragments bears their life away.

Ramayana

Men have conceived a twofold use of sleep; it is a refreshing of the body in this life, and a preparing of the soul for the next.

John Donne

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