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madness is a human condition. Madness is inside us as much as reason. The point is that a so called civil society should accept madness as much as reason
Franco Basaglia
madness is something rare in individuals - but in groups, parties, peoples, epochs it is the rule
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Mafia is the best example of capitalism we have - Marlon Brando
Marlon Brando
making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity - Charles Mingus
Charles Mingus
man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them - Adlai Stevenson
Adlai Stevenson
man grows thousand roses in one garden and don't find what he is looking for, and yet, what he is looking for could be found in a single rose
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
man is a domesticated animal that, over the centuries, has controlled the other animals with fraud, violence and cruelty - Charles Chaplin
Charlie Chaplin
man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason - Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde
man is a social animal that detests his equals
Eugène Delacroix
man is an animal with a formidable talent for adaptation
Enzo Ferrari
man is an apprentice, pain is his master
Alfred de Musset
man is made up of about 80% water so it is no wonder that he is polluted
Carl William Brown
man is ready to die for an idea, provided that idea is not quite clear to him - Paul Eldridge
Paul Eldridge
man is the only animal that blushes - or needs to - Mark Twain
Mark Twain
man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is
Albert Camus
man knows no more than any other animal - he knows less! Other animals know what they need to know - we don't
Fernando Pessoa
man produces evil as a bee produces honey - William Golding
William Golding
man reaches the threshold of each stage of life as a novice
Nicolas de Chamfort
man ruins things much more with his words than with his silence - Mahatma Gandhi
Mohandas Karamchad Gandhi
man would not know anything and would not know how to do anything without his memory
Giacomo Leopardi
mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind - John F. Kennedy
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
many a long dispute among divines may be thus abridged: 'It is so. It is not so. It is so. It is not so' - Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin
many men would have arrived at wisdom if they had not fancied that they had already arrived
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
many of our politicians are of the incompetent kind. The remainder are capable of anything
Boris Makaresko
many people live happily without knowing it
Luc de Clapiers Marquis de Vauvenargues
many people lose the small joys in the hope for the big happiness - Pearl S. Buck
Pearl S. Buck
many would be cowards if they had courage enough - Thomas Fuller
Thomas Fuller
many would love to avoid paying tax but only the rich manage to do so. The poor realise, therefore, that they have to pay taxes even for them
Carl William Brown
man's highest duty is to protect animals from cruelty
Emile Zola
man's most difficult to guard secret is his opinion of himself
Marcel Pagnol
man's worst crime was to be born
Pedro Calderón de la Barca
marriage is just an exchange of bad moods by day and bad smells by night
Guy de Maupassant
marriage is like mushrooms: we notice too late if they are good or bad - Woody Allen
Woody Allen
marriage is the chief cause of divorce - Groucho Marx
Groucho Marx
marriage is two people agreeing to tell the same lie - Karen Durbin
Karen Durbin
marriage, in life, is like a duel in the midst of a battle
Edmond About
marriage: a community consisting of a master, a mistress, and two slaves, making in all, two - Louise Brooks
Ambrose Bierce
marriage: a necessary formality before obtaining a divorce - Oliver Herford & John C. Clay
Oliver Herford & John C. Clay
maybe Ethics is a science that has disappeared from the whole world. It does not matter, we will have to invent it again
Jorge Luis Borges
maybe this world is another planet's hell - Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley
melancholy is the happiness of being sad
Victor Hugo
memories are interpreted like dreams
Leo Longanesi
memories are like wine decanted inside a bottle: they remain clear and the sediment stays on the bottom. No need to shake the bottle
Mario Rigoni Stern
memory is always a rendezvous
Isabel Allende
men are always sincere. They just change from one kind of sincerity to another, that's all
Tristan Bernard
men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education - Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell
men are not ashamed to think something dirty, but they are ashamed when they imagine that others might believe them capable of these dirty thoughts
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds - Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
men build too many walls and not enough bridges - Isaac Newton
Isaac Newton
men change feelings and demeanour with the same speed that they change their interests
Arthur Schopenhauer
men have an extraordinarily erroneous opinion of their position in nature; and the error is ineradicable - William Somerset Maugham
William Somerset Maugham
men have become the tools of their tools - Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau
men have little respect for others, but neither do they have much for themselves
Leon Trotsky
men have slow reflexes - in general it takes several generations later for them to understand
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
men never do wrong so completely and enthusiastically as when they do so out of religious conviction
Blaise Pascal
men of few words are the best men - William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare
men shout to avoid listening to one another
Miguel de Unamuno
men use... speech only to conceal their thoughts
men who best get along with women are the very ones who know how to do without them
Charles Baudelaire
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Meskimen law: there's never enough time to do a good translation, but there's alway enough time to redo it
military intelligence is a contradiction in terms - Groucho Marx
Groucho Marx
mistrust first impulses; they are nearly always good
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord
misunderstanding is the most frequent form of communication between people
Peter Benary
money cannot generate money
Tommaso d'Aquino
money helps one tolerate poverty
Alphonse Allais
money is a good servant but a bad master
Alexander Dumas
money is becoming so important that soon we will be speaking of Kennedy as the first husband of Onassis's wife
money is the mother's milk of politics - Jesse Unruh
James A. Unruh
money, by possessing the property of buying everything, by possessing the property of appropriating all objects, is thus the object of eminent possession. The universality of its property is the omnipotence of its being. It is therefore regarded as omnipotent
Karl Marx
monogamy is an invention of our Western civilization to give a certain and, I may add, prudent order to society's institutions. It has nothing to do with human nature. I challenge anyone to show me a truly monogamous person - Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner
more die in flight than in combat
Selma Lagerlöf
more than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly - Woody Allen
Woody Allen
most men will not swim before they are able to
Hermann Hesse
most people would rather die than think; in fact they do so - Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell
mother is the dead heart of the family, spending father's earnings on consumer goods to enhance the environment in which he eats, sleeps and watches the television - Germaine Greer
Germaine Greer
much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three decades, has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded good - Thomas Sowell
Thomas Sowell
my cat does what I would like to do, with less literature
Ennio Flaiano
my concern is not to know whether I am great or not, rather whether I am developing as a person with every day that passes
Eduardo Chillida
my dream is that of Picasso: to have plenty of money so I can live peacefully like the poor
Fernando Savater
my future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life - Miles Davis
Miles Davis
my maxim is that all men are crazy
Quintus Horatius Flaccus
my optimism is based on the certainty that this civilization is about to collapse. My pessimism lies in all that it is doing to drag us down with it
Jean-François Brient
my religion is to seek out truth in life and life in truth
Miguel de Unamuno
my views on birth control are somewhat distorted by the fact that I was seventh of nine children - Robert F. Kennedy
Robert Francis Kennedy