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Habit is (a) second nature.
Half of what I say is meaningless, but I say it just to reach you. --John Lennon (1940-80) "The Beatles": Julia
The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world.
Handsome is that handsome does.
Happiness is a very small desk and a very big wastebasket. --Robert Orben (1927-)
Happiness is a warm puppy. --Lucy Van Pelt --Charles (Monroe) Schulz (1922-2000): Peanuts
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. --Mahatma [Mohandas Karamchand] Gandhi (1869-1948)
The harder you work, the luckier you get. --Gary Player (1935-)
Harm set, harm get. / Harm watch, harm catch.
Haste is [makes] waste.
Have no fear of perfection. You'll never reach it. --Salvador Dali (1904-89)
Having an itch that one cannot scratch.
He can who believes he can.
He has brought up a bird to pick out his own eyes.
He is building a bridge over the sea.
He is ready to leap over nine hedges.
He knows the universe and does not know himself. --Jean de La Fontaine (1621-95)
He laughs best who laughs last.
He looks only at his side of the shield.
He made me so mad that I told him I liked him. --Marcie --Charles (Monroe) Schulz (1922-2000): Peanuts
He plants the stolen jewels in my bag.
He that burns his house warms himself once.
He that cannot obey cannot command.
He that corrects not small faults cannot control great ones.
He that falls today may rise [be up] tomorrow (again).
He that is good for making excuses, is seldom good for anything else. --Benjamin Franklin (1706-90)
He that is out at sea, must either sail or sink.
He that is sure is not sure.
He that is truly wise and great lives both too early and too late.
He that knows little often repeats it.
He that knows nothing doubts nothing.
He that runs fast will not run long.
He that stays in the valley shall never get over the hill.
He that thinks himself surest is often deceived.
He that would know what shall be must consider what has been.
He that would the daughter win, must with the mother first begin.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper. --Edmund Burke (1729-97): Reflections on the Revolution in France
He who commences many things finishes but few.
He who [that] fights and runs away lives to fight another day.
He who hesitates is lost.
He who is the most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in the performance of it. --Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-78)
He who laughs on Friday shall weep on Sunday. [Fr. Tel qui rit vendredi, dimanche pleurera.] --Jean Baptiste Racine (1639-99): Les Plaideurs
He who makes no mistakes makes nothing.
He who plants a tree plants a hope. --Lucy Larcom (1824-93)
He who touches pitch will be defiled.
He ventures too much who relies solely upon his own judgement.
Health is better than wealth.
Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year. --Franklin P(ierce) Adams (1881-1960)
Hearts are the strongest when they beat in response to noble ideals. --Ralph Johnson Bunche (1904-71)
The heart's letter is read in the eyes.
Heaven helps those who help themselves.
A hedge between keeps friendship green.
Hedges have eyes and walls have ears.
The height of cleverness is being able to conceal it. --François de La Rochefoucauld (1613-80)
Help! I need somebody, help! Not just anybody. --John Lennon (1940-80) "The Beatles": Help
Here comes the LITTLE mouse! The mouse pulls the cat. The cat pulls the dog. The dog pulls the children. The children pull their parents. The parents pull the turnip.... And, the BIG turnip at last moves. --Russian folk tale: The Great Turnip scripted by Take Moon OK (1963-)
Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you're alive, it isn't. --Richard Bach (1936-)
He's a real nowhere man, sitting in his nowhere land, making all his nowhere plans for nobody; doesn't have a point of view, knows not where he's going to. Isn't he a bit like you and me? --John Lennon (1940-80) "The Beatles": Nowhere Man
The highest branch is not the safest roost.
Hills are green far away.
History is a people's memory, and without a memory, man is demoted to the lower animals. --Malcolm X [Little] (1925-65)
History (always) repeats itself. --Philip Guedalla (1889-1944)
Hitch your wagon to a star. --Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-82)
Hoist your sail when the wind is fair.
Home wasn't built in a day. --Jane Sherwood Ace (1905-74)
Homer sometimes nods.
An honest man feels that he must pay Heaven for every hour of happiness with a good spell of hard unselfish work to make others happy. We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it. --George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950): Candida (In the drama, Morell, a clergyman, says to a young man, Lexy.)
Honesty is the best policy.
Hope for the best and prepare for the worst.
Hope is such a bait, it covers any hook. --Ben(jamin) Jonson (1572-1637)
Hope not the transient blossom shall
Until the morrow last:
For who knows but the midnight gale
Thy cherished hope may blast? --Shinran (1173-1262); trans. by Hidesaburo Saito (1866-1929)
Hope springs eternal in the human breast.
How strangely do we diminish a thing as soon as we try to express it in words. --Comte Maurice Maeterlinck (1862-1947)
How suddenly the morning comes in Spring!
On every side you hear the sweet birds sing.
Last night amidst the storm, I wonder who can tell,
With wind and rain, how many blossoms fell? --Meng Hao-ran (689-740): Dawn in Spring
A human being is only interesting if he's in contact with himself. I learned you have to trust yourself, be what you are, and do what you ought to do the way you should do it. You have got to discover you, what you do, and trust it. --Barbra Streisand (1942-)
Humor is laughing at what you haven't got when you ought to have it. --(James Mercer) Langston Hughes (1902-67)
Hunger is the best sauce.
A hungry man, an angry man.