Marya Mannes Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Marya Mannes quotes, Marya Mannes sayings, and Marya Mannes proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The sign of an intelligent people is their ability to control emotions by the application of reason. Marya Mannes
Timing and arrogance are decisive factors in the successful use of talent. Marya Mannes
The sign of intelligent people is their ability to control emotions by the application of reason. Marya Mannes
All great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction. Marya Mannes
People on horses look better than they are. People in cars look worse than they are. Marya Mannes
The sign of an intelligent people is their ability to control their emotions by the application of reason. Marya Mannes
There is nothing harder to come by than detachment and solitude; and nothing more important. Marya Mannes
The sign of an intelligent people is their ability to control their emotions by the application of reason. Marya Mannes
It's never what you say, but how you make it sound sincere. Marya Mannes
Good-fellowship, unflagging, is the prime requisite for success in our society, and the man or woman who smiles only for reasons of humor or pleasure is a deviate. Marya Mannes
Euthanasia is simply to be able to die with dignity at a moment when life is devoid of it. Marya Mannes
The curse of the romantic is a greed for dreams, an intensity of expectation that, in the end, diminishes the reality. Marya Mannes
To know the good is to react against the bad. Indifference is the mark of deprivation. Marya Mannes
Performance is an act of faith. Marya Mannes
Revelation is the marriage of knowing and feeling. Marya Mannes
Borders are scratched across the hearts of men By strangers with a calm, judicial pen, And when the borders bleed we watch with dread The lines of ink across the map turn red. Marya Mannes
Self-restraint may be alien to the human temperament, but humanity without restraint will dig its own grave. Marya Mannes
The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge, for in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future. Marya Mannes