"Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss,
contains its own seed, its own lesson on
how to improve your performance the next time."
~ Malcolm X, activist
"The purpose of education is to replace
an empty mind with an open one."
~ Malcolm Forbes, publisher
"Monkeys are superior to men in this: when a
monkey looks into a mirror, he sees a monkey."
~ Malcolm de Chazal, writer
"Let us be honest with each other. The threat to
marriage is not the gays. It is a lack of loving
commitment – whether it is found in the form of
neglect, indifference, cruelty, or adultery –
to name just a few manifestations of the loveless
desert in which too many marriages come to grief."
~ Malcolm Turnbull, politician
"One of the peculiar sins of the twentieth
century which we've developed to a very
high level is the sin of credulity. It has been
said that when human beings stop believing
in God they believe in nothing. The truth is
much worse: they believe in anything."
~ Malcolm Muggeridge, journalist
"Government, which does not and did not
grant us our rights, must not now seek to
deny them by using fear as its justification."
~ Malcolm Wallop, politician
"I was taught that to create anything you had
to believe in failure, simply because you had
to be prepared to go through an idea without
any fear. Failure, you learned, to be a wonderful
thing. It allowed you to get up in the morning
and take the pillow off your head."
~ Malcolm McLaren, musician
"Reconciliation requires changes of heart and
spirit, as well as social and economic change.
It requires symbolic as well as practical action."
~ Malcolm Fraser, politician
"However one might pray – in any verbal way
or completely without words – is unimportant
to God. What matters is the heart's intent."
~ Malcolm Boyd, clergyman
"Music is the social act of communication among
people, a gesture of friendship, the strongest there is."
~ Malcolm Arnold, composer
"What do we tell our children? Haste makes waste.
Look before you leap. Stop and think. Don't judge
a book by its cover. We believe that we are always
better off gathering as much information as possible
and spending as much time as possible in deliberation."
~ Malcolm Gladwell, author
"Culture is a way of coping with
the world by defining it in detail."
~ Malcolm Bradbury, novelist
"Age is not different from earlier life
as long as you're sitting down."
~ Malcolm Cowley, critic
"If our civilization were to
sober up for a couple of days,
it'd die of remorse on the third."
~ Malcolm Lowry, poet
"Appreciate every opportunity that comes to you."
~ Malcolm Smith, Super Bowl XLVIII MVP