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Best Famous Quotes by: Helen Merrell Lynd, Robert Lynd, Robert Staughton Lynd, J. Russel Lynes, Bill Lyon, Kay Lyons, Lyster, Richard Moss, M.D., Hamilton Mabie, Douglas MacArthur, General Douglas MacArthur, Mary MacCracken, Niall MacDermot, George MacDonald, John D. MacDonald, Ross MacDonald, Norman MacEwan, Sir James MacKintosh, Shirley MacLaine, Archibald MacLeish, Michel MacLiammir, Harold MacMillan, John MacNaughton, Neill MacRae, Dame Rose Macaulay, Lord Macaulay, Thomas B. Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Ed Macauley, and Aaron Machado

Best Helen Merrell Lynd Quotes: The most famous quotes by Helen Merrell Lynd

Our whole life is an attempt to discover when our spontaneity is whimsical, sentimental irresponsiblity and when it is a valid expression of our deepest desires and values. — Helen Merrell Lynd

Best Robert Lynd Quotes: The most famous quotes by Robert Lynd

There are two sorts of curiosity — the momentary and the permanent. The momentary is concerned with the odd appearance on the surface of things. The permanent is attracted by the amazing and consecutive life that flows on beneath the surface of things. — Robert Lynd

No doubt there are other important things in life besides conflict, but there are not many other things so inevitably interesting. The very saints interest us most when we think of them as enganged in a conflict with the Devil. — Robert Lynd

There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before. — Robert Lynd

Best Robert Staughton Lynd Quotes: The most famous quotes by Robert Staughton Lynd

The telephone is the greatest nuisance among conveniences, the greatest convenience among nuisances. — Robert Staughton Lynd

Best J. Russel Lynes Quotes: The most famous quotes by J. Russel Lynes

Every journalist has a novel in him, which is an excellent place for it. — J. Russel Lynes

If you can’t ignore an insult, top it if you can’t top it, laugh it off and if you can’t laugh it off, it’s probably deserved. — J. Russel Lynes

The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one. — J. Russel Lynes

Best Bill Lyon Quotes: The most famous quotes by Bill Lyon

If at first you don’t succeed, find out if the loser gets anything. — Bill Lyon

Best Kay Lyons Quotes: The most famous quotes by Kay Lyons

Yesterday is a canceled check tomorrow is a promissory note today is the only cash you have — so spend it wisely. — Kay Lyons

Best Lyster Quotes: The most famous quotes by Lyster

For the memory of love is sweet, though the love itself were in vain. And what I have lost of pleasure, assuage what I find of pain. — Lyster

Best Richard Moss, M.D. Quotes: The most famous quotes by Richard Moss, M.D.

The greatest gift you can give another is the purity of your attention. — Richard Moss, M.D.

Best Hamilton Mabie Quotes: The most famous quotes by Hamilton Mabie

Don’t be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against not with the wind. — Hamilton Mabie

Best Douglas MacArthur Quotes: The most famous quotes by Douglas MacArthur

In war there is no substitute for victory. — Douglas MacArthur

We are not retreating – we are advancing in another Direction. — Douglas MacArthur

Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory. — Douglas MacArthur

I promise to keep on living as though I expected to live forever. Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old by deserting their ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up wrinkles the soul. — Douglas MacArthur

There is no security on earth there is only opportunity. — Douglas MacArthur

Best General Douglas MacArthur Quotes: The most famous quotes by General Douglas MacArthur

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity. — General Douglas MacArthur

Americans never quit. — General Douglas MacArthur

Best Mary MacCracken Quotes: The most famous quotes by Mary MacCracken

Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child. — Mary MacCracken

Best Niall MacDermot Quotes: The most famous quotes by Niall MacDermot

‘State intelligence,’ like ‘military intelligence’ and ‘woman friend,’ is a contradiction in terms. — Niall MacDermot

Best George MacDonald Quotes: The most famous quotes by George MacDonald

If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give. — George MacDonald

Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness. — George MacDonald

Best John D. MacDonald Quotes: The most famous quotes by John D. MacDonald

Friendships, like marriages, are dependent on avoiding the unforgivable. — John D. MacDonald

Best Ross MacDonald Quotes: The most famous quotes by Ross MacDonald

Nothing is wrong with California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn’t cure. — Ross MacDonald

Best Norman MacEwan Quotes: The most famous quotes by Norman MacEwan

Happiness is not so much in having as sharing. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. — Norman MacEwan

Best Sir James MacKintosh Quotes: The most famous quotes by Sir James MacKintosh

It is right to be contented with what we have, never with what we are. — Sir James MacKintosh

Best Shirley MacLaine Quotes: The most famous quotes by Shirley MacLaine

The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends. — Shirley MacLaine

The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused. — Shirley MacLaine

Dwelling on the negative simply contributes to its power. — Shirley MacLaine

Best Archibald MacLeish Quotes: The most famous quotes by Archibald MacLeish

The one man who should never attempt an explanation of a poem is its author. If the poem can be improved by it’s author’s explanations it never should have been published, and if the poem cannot be improved by its author’s explanations the explanations are scarcely worth reading. — Archibald MacLeish

Once you permit those who are convinced of their own superior rightness to censor and silence and suppress those who hold contrary opinions, just at that moment the citadel has been surrendered. For the American citadel is a man. Not man in general. Not man in the abstract. Not the majority of men. But man. That man. His worth. His uniqueness. — Archibald MacLeish

It is not in the world of ideas that life is lived. Life is lived for better or worse in life, and to a man in life, his life can be no more absurd than it can be the opposite of absurd, whatever that opposite may be. — Archibald MacLeish

Best Michel MacLiammir Quotes: The most famous quotes by Michel MacLiammir

We are born at the rise of the curtain and we die with its fall, and every night in the presence of our patrons we write our new creation, and every night it is blotted out forever and of what use is it to say to audience or to critic, ‘Ah, but you should have seen me last Tuesday’ — Michel MacLiammir

Best Harold MacMillan Quotes: The most famous quotes by Harold MacMillan

No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed. — Harold MacMillan

I have never found, in a long experience of politics, that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance. — Harold MacMillan

Best John MacNaughton Quotes: The most famous quotes by John MacNaughton

Maturity begins to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself. — John MacNaughton

Best Neill MacRae Quotes: The most famous quotes by Neill MacRae

Inside each and every one of us is a person that no one knows. A person, should you take the time to look,is waiting to be discovered, Wanting you to take notice. Take a few minutes every day and sit down to chat to this person. Who knows what you may learn — Neill MacRae

Best Dame Rose Macaulay Quotes: The most famous quotes by Dame Rose Macaulay

It is a common delusion that you make things better by talking about them. — Dame Rose Macaulay

He felt about books as doctors feel about medicines, or managers about plays – cynical, but hopeful. — Dame Rose Macaulay

At the worst, a house unkept cannot be so distressing as a life unlived. — Dame Rose Macaulay

It was a book to kill time for those who like it better dead. — Dame Rose Macaulay

Best Lord Macaulay Quotes: The most famous quotes by Lord Macaulay

Many politicians lay it down as a self-evident proposition, that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story, who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim. — Lord Macaulay

The highest proof of virtue is to possess boundless power without abusing it. — Lord Macaulay

Best Thomas B. Macaulay Quotes: The most famous quotes by Thomas B. Macaulay

The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out. — Thomas B. Macaulay

It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it. — Thomas B. Macaulay

The maxim that people should not have a right till they are ready to exercise it properly, is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim. — Thomas B. Macaulay

Best Thomas Babington Macaulay Quotes: The most famous quotes by Thomas Babington Macaulay

It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it. — Thomas Babington Macaulay

Best Ed Macauley Quotes: The most famous quotes by Ed Macauley

When you are not practicing, remember, someone somewhere is practicing, and when you meet him he will win. — Ed Macauley

Best Aaron Machado Quotes: The most famous quotes by Aaron Machado

The imaginary friends I had as a kid dropped me because their friends thought I didn’t exist. — Aaron Machado

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