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Letter "M" » madam
«Drinking when we are not thirsty and making love at all seasons, madam: that is all there is to distinguish us from other animals.»
«Madam, a circulating library in a town is as an evergreen tree of diabolical knowledge; it blossoms through the year. And depend on it that they who are so fond of handling the leaves, will long for the fruit at last.»
Author: Richard Brinsley Sheridan
, circulating library
«Lady Nancy Astor: Winston, if you were my husband, I'd poison your tea.Churchill: Nancy, if I were your husband, I'd drink it.»
Author: Winston Churchill
, Prime Minister
, My Wife
«Hell, madam, is to love no longer»
«Madam, I have been looking for a person who disliked gravy all my life; let us swear eternal friendship»
«GOOD, adj. Sensible, madam, to the worth of this present writer. Alive, sir, to the advantages of letting him alone.»
«I know not, Madam, that you have a right, upon moral principles, to make your readers suffer so much.»
«In a man's letters you know, Madam, his soul lies naked, his letters are only the mirror of his breast, whatever passes within him is shown undisguised in its natural process. Nothing is inverted, nothing distorted, you see systems in their elements, you discover actions in their motives.»
Author: Samuel Johnson
, natural action
, natural process
, The Mirror
«Madam, before you flatter a man so grossly to his face, you should consider whether your flattery is worth having»
«Ignorance, madam, pure ignorance.»