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A Code of Honor: Never approach a friend's girlfriend or wife with mischief as your goal. There are just too many women in the world to justify that sort of dishonorable behavior. Unless she's really attractive.
American statesman and physicist 1706-17900
A little neglect may breed great mischief.
Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~13750
As the whirlwind in its fury teareth up trees, and deformeth the face of nature, or as an earthquake in its convulsions overturneth whole cities; so the rage of an angry man throweth mischief around him.
English poet 1688-17440
But when mischief mortals bend their will,
How soon they find fit instruments of ill!
Source: Rape of the Lock (1712) Canto III, 125
English writer 1894-19630
Half at least of all morality is negative and consists in keeping out of mischief. The lords prayer is less than 50 words long, and 6 of those words are devoted to asking god not to lead us into temptation.
English philosopher and statesman 1561-16260
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief.
Syrian poet 1e century BC0
He who has a mind to do mischief will always find a pretense.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-19300
I hate the actor and audience business. An author should be in among the crowd, kicking their shins or cheering them on to some mischief or merriment.
First president of the US 1732-17990
It is the child of avarice, the brother of iniquity, and the father of mischief.
Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC0
Let nobody speak mischief of anybody.
Mischief and malice grow on the same branch of the tree of evil.
American president (7th) 1767-18450
Mischief springs from the power which the moneyed interest derives from a paper currency which they are able to control, from the multitude of corporations with exclusive privileges... which are employed altogether for their benefit.
English playwright and poet 1564-16160
O mischief, thou art swift to enter in the thoughts of desperate men!
William E. Vaughan
American columnist and author 1915-19770
Pipe-smokers spend so much time cleaning, filling and fooling with their pipes, they don't have time to get into mischief.
English hymn writer, theologian, and logician 1674-17480
Satan always finds some mischief for idle hands to do.