All Quotes and Proverbs

"Marx was fortunate to have been born eighty years before Walt Disney. Disney also promised a child's paradise and unlike Marx, delivered on his promise."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true."

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "Mysticism and Logic"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty - a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture."

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "Philosophical Essays"

Rating: 2.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Matrimony is the union of meanness and martyrdom."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Matters of religion should never be matters of controversy. We neither argue with a lover about his taste, nor condemn him, if we are just, for knowing so human a passion."

George Santayana
George Santayana "Life of Reason: Reason in Religion"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"May God have mercy upon my enemies; they will need it."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

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


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Maybe men are separated from each other only by the degree of their misery."


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Maybe there is a beast.... maybe it's only us."

William Golding
William Golding "Lord of the Flies"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Maybe this world is another planet's Hell."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Me got no education, me got inspiration. If I was educated I'd be a damn fool."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Me not on the black man's side, me not on the white man's side. Me on God's side."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Measure others' greatness not by the position they hold but by their ability to treat it with reserve."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Media is just a word that has come to mean bad journalism."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Mediocre minds usually dismiss anything which reaches beyond their own understanding."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Memories are like flagstones, time and distance work upon them like drops of acid."


Rating: 9.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Memory and forgetfulness are as life and death to one another. To live is to remember and to remember is to live. To die is to forget and to forget is to die."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Memory feeds imagination."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Memory is the thing you forget with."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Memory, workmaid and mother of the Muses."

Aeschylus
Aeschylus "Prometheus Bound"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men are born equal but they are also born different."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education."

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "A History of Western Philosophy"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Men are not governed by justice, but by law or persuasion. When they refuse to be governed by law or persuasion, they have to be governed by force or fraud, or both."

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw "Misalliance"

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Men are not punished for their for sins, but by them."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Men are the only animals that devote themselves, day in and day out, to making one another unhappy. It is an art like any other. Its virtuosi are called altruists."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "A Mencken Chrestomathy"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men are what their mothers made them."

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson "The Conduct of Life"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Men despise religion; they hate it and fear it is true."

Blaise Pascal
Blaise Pascal "Pensées"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Men do no great things, only small things with great love."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men do not accept their prophets and slay them, but they love their martyrs and worship those whom they have tortured to death."

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky "The Brothers Karamazov"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men do not change; they unmask themselves."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Men do not differ much about what things they will call evils; they differ enormously about what evils they will call excusable."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Men give love to get sex, Women give sex to get love."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men have a much better time of it than women. For one thing, they marry later. For another thing, they die earlier."

Henry Louis Mencken
Henry Louis Mencken "Chrestomathy"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men have always need of god! A god to defend them against other men."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Men have become tools of their tools."


Rating: 7.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Men love women because women are the loveliest things on God's earth. Women love men because chocolate can't mow the lawn."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Men make women happy who are already happy."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious: both are disappointed."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Men may move mountains, but ideas move men."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men never do evil so fully and cheerfully as when we do it out of conscience."

Blaise Pascal
Blaise Pascal "Pensées"

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact."

Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell "Conquest of Happiness"

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Men willingly believe what they wish."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)