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    Money

  1. Money is like a sixth sense, and you can't make use of the other five without it.
       -- W. Somerset Maugham

  2. I'm tired of love, I'm still more tired of rhyme, but money gives me pleasure all the time.
       -- Hilaire Belloc

  3. The safest way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.
       -- Kin Hubbard

  4. The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated.
       -- H. L. Mencken

  5. Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
       -- Henry David Thoreau

  6. The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.
       -- Benjamin Franklin

  7. Money does all things for reward. Some are pious and honest as long as they thrive upon it, but if the devil himself gives better wages, they soon change their party.
       -- Seneca

  8. He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.
       -- Benjamin Franklin

  9. Never ask of money spent
    Where the spender thinks it went.
    Nobody was ever meant
    To remember or invent
    What he did with every cent.
       -- Robert Frost

  10. Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust.
       -- Oliver Wendell Holmes

  11. Money often costs too much.
       -- Ralph Waldo Emerson


    Monument

  12. The marble keeps merely a cold and sad memory of a man who would else be forgotten. No man who needs a monument ever ought to have one.
       -- Nathaniel Hawthorne

  13. If I have done any deed worthy of remembrance, that deed will be my monument. If not, no monument can preserve my memory.
       -- Agesilaus II

  14. Those only deserve a monument who do not need one.
       -- William Hazlitt

  15. Tombs are the clothes of the dead; a grave is but a plain suit; a rich monument is an embroidered one.
       -- Thomas Fuller

  16. Monuments are the grappling-irons that bind one generation to another.
       -- Joseph Joubert

  17. Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great.
       -- John L. Motley


    Morality

  18. So far, about morals, I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
       -- Ernest Hemingway

  19. Moralizing and morals are two entirely different things and are always found in entirely different people.
       -- Don Herold

  20. Ethics, too, are nothing but reverence for life. That is what gives me the fundamental principle of morality, namely, that good ;consists in maintaining, promoting, and enhancing life, and that destroying, injuring, and limiting life are evil.
       -- Albert Schweitzer

  21. Turning the other cheek is a kind of moral jiu-jitsu.
       -- Gerald S. Lee

  22. Morality is the best of all devices for leading mankind by the nose.
       -- Friedrich Nietzsche

  23. All sects are different, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it comes from God.
       -- Voltaire

  24. To denounce moralizing out of hand is to pronounce a moral judgment.
       -- H.L. Mencken

  25. Morality is simply the attitude we adopt toward people whom we personally dislike.
       -- Oscar Wilde


    Mother

  26. God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
       -- Jewish Proverb

  27. The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world.
       -- W. S. Ross

  28. A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.
       -- Dorothy Canfield Fisher

  29. All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
       -- Abraham Lincoln

  30. The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
       -- Henry Ward Beecher


    Motivation

  31. All right, they're on our left, they're on our right, they're in front of us, they're behind us...they can't get away this time.
       -- Chesty Puller (USMC, when surrounded by 8 enemy divisions during the Korean War.)


    Murder

  32. The very emphasis of the commandment: Thou shalt not kill, makes it certain that we are descended from an endlessly long chain of generations of murderers, whose love of murder was in their blood as it is perhaps also in ours.
       -- Sigmund Freud

  33. It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
       -- Voltaire

  34. Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life.
       -- Daniel Webster

  35. Criminals do not die by the hands of the law; they die by the hands of other men.
       -- George Bernard Shaw


    Music

  36. I listened, motionless and still;
    And, as I mounted up the hill,
    The music in my heart I bore,
    Long after it was heard no more.
       -- William Wordsworth

  37. Music is harmony, harmony is perfection, perfection is our dream, and our dream is heaven.
       -- Amiel

  38. After silence that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
       -- Aldous Huxley

  39. Composers should write tunes that chauffeurs and errand boys can whistle.
       -- Thomas Beecham

  40. Music is the universal language of mankind.
       -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  41. Music is the only language in which you cannot say a mean or sarcastic thing.
       -- Lord Erskine

  42. The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at.
       -- Horace

  43. Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
       -- Thomas Carlyle

  44. Classical music is the kind that we keep hoping will turn into a tune.
       -- Kin Hubbard

  45. We consider that any man who can fiddle all through one of those Virginia Reels without losing his grip, may be depended upon in any kind of musical emergency.
       -- Mark Twain

  46. Music, the greatest good that mortals know,
    And all of heaven we have here below.
       -- Joseph Addison, from A Song for St. Cecilia's Day

  47. Music is the only sensual pleasure without vice.
       -- Samuel Johnson

  48. Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.
       -- Ludwig van Beethoven

  49. When words leave off, music begins.
       -- Heinrich Heine

  50. Music must rank as the highest of the arts -- more than any other, it ministers to human welfare.
       -- Herbert Spencer

  51. Life without music would be a mistake.
       -- Friedrich Nietzsche

  52. Wagner's music has some wonderful moments but awful half hours.
       -- Gioacchino Rossini

  53. All music is what awakes from you when you are reminded by the instruments.
       -- Walt Whitman, from Leaves of Grass


    Mystery

  54. Mystery is another name for our ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly plain.
       -- Tryon Edwards

  55. What has puzzled us before seems less mysterious, and the crooked paths look straighter as we approach the end.
       -- Jean Paul Richter

  56. Mystery is the wisdom of blockheads.
       -- Horace Walpole

  57. It is hard to say whether the doctors of law or divinity have made the greater advances in the lucrative business of mystery.
       -- Edmund Burke

  58. All is mystery; but he is a slave who will not struggle to penetrate the dark veil.
       -- Benjamin Disraeli

  59. Mystery and innocence are not akin.
       -- Hosea Ballou

  60. The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
       -- Albert Einstein

  61. It is the dim haze of mystery that adds enchantment to pursuit.
       -- Antoine Rivarol

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