Quotation Explorer - 'Man'

No man can sit down and withhold his hands from the warfare against wrong and get peace from his acquiescence. - Woodrow Wilson
When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw. - Nelson Mandela
A man who is good from docility, and not from stern self-control, has no character. - Henry Hazlitt
The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does. - Napoleon Hill
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it. - Henry David Thoreau
When power leads man towards arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of his existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses. - John F. Kennedy
"Do you know what a pessimist is?" "A man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself, and hates them for it." - George Bernard Shaw
While a man desires a woman,His mind is boundAs closely as a calf to its mother.As you would pluck an autumn lily,Pluck the arrow of desire. - Dhammapada
Man is born unto the trouble as the sparks fly upwards.' In other words suffering is germane to our existence; indeed, how without it, should we be able to 'fly upwards - Andrei Tarkovsky
A true Seeker of Love Should find a good Keeper'' The man Seeks and woman Keeps - Bello Ahmd
Women dream a lot and man is the prince of that dream land. - Debasish Mridha
When a man is wrong and won't admit is, he always gets angry.
I will love to be called a foolish man of peace, than to be named a wise man of war. Show me your weapons of war and I will show you my Bible of peace! - Israelmore Ayivor
There is a correlation between the number of days since a man last had sex, and, the number of women that he is convinced he is in love with, or, the number of things that he is willing to do for a woman. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Consciousness is man's greatest misfortune, still I know that man loves it and will not exchange it for any satisfactions. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The question will arise and arise in your day, though perhaps not fully in mine: Which shall rule wealth or man? Which shall lead money or intellect? Who shall fill public stations educated and patriotic freemen or the feudal serfs of corporate capital? - Edward G. Ryan
Be the man she can depend on, not the man that constantly lets her down. - Stephan Labossiere
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe what they see. - Henry David Thoreau
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought. - Henri Bergson
The perfect man uses his mind as a mirror.It grasps nothing. It regrets nothing.It receives but does not keep.
Whether you are a man or woman, make sure that you see the person that you are considering to build a relationship with for who they are, not what you want them to be. - Imam Khalid Latif
No man was ever yet a great poet, without at the same time being a profound philosopher. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
One impulse from a vernal wood May teach you more of man, Of moral evil and of good, Than all the sages can. - William Wordsworth
A man is in one piece until love finds its way to his heart ... it splits him in half ... vital to have both halves, yet excruciating to keep them glued together - A.M.M Alusi
The naked woman’s body is a portion of eternity too great for the eye of man. - William Blake
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men into such swift and close collision in critical moments that man measures man. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beat a man with the strength of you argument, not with the strength of your arm. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
That man is best who sees the truth himself. Good too is he who listens to wise counsel. But who is neither wise himself nor willing to ponder wisdom is not worth a straw. - Hesiod
Charles, mate, you fret too much. I'm a grown man, I am, and I can blood my handle.""Handle your blood?" Bones offered dryly.Ian grinned. "Exactly. - Jeaniene Frost
A man in love is incomplete until he has married. Then he's finished. - Zsa Zsa Gabor
Gods do have their divisions thanks to man. Jesus Christ is the Christian God, Allah the Muslim and so on. As a convent student, I thought God was English till the Sanskrit mantras became somewhat comprehensible. - Andy Paula
What's happened with humanity, if was born inhuman man. 26.05.13 - VicDo
We are not won by arguments that we can analyze but by tone and temper, by the manner which is the man himself. - Samuel Butler
I believe this nation should commit itself, to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the earth. - John F. Kennedy
God conceals himself from the mind of man, but reveals himself to his heart. - African Proverb
Unless a man has considerable skill with and reliance in his weapon, he will not remain cool in the presence of dangerous game close by. - Townsend Whelen
If one wanted to crush and destroy a man entirely, to mete out to him the most terrible punishment ... all one would have to do would be to make him do work that was completely and utterly devoid of usefulness and meaning. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
We have reason to believe that man first walked upright to free his hands for masturbation. - Lily Tomlin
Women who seek advice from single women about getting a man is like asking a homeless man how to be rich. - Habeeb Akande
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man was ever wise by chance - Seneca
Justice is the constant and perpetual will to allot to every man his due. - Domitus Ulpian
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. - Jane Austen
My God, my GodMay there be no endTo the sea, to the sand,The splash of the water,The glow of the sky,The prayer of man - Hannah Senesh
The funny thing is if in England, you ask a man in the street who the greatest living is, he will say Richard Dawkins. And indeed, Dawkins has done a marvelous job of popularizing Darwinism. But Dawkins' basic theory of the gene being the object of evolution is totally non-. Ernst W. Mayr - Darwinian
I see you're a man with ideals. I better be going before you've still got them. - Mae West
That place is happy over which a holy man builds a house, with fire, cattle, wife, children and good followers - The God
Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability. - George Bernard Shaw
I remembered a definition of chivalry I'd heard once: a man protecting a woman against every man but himself. - James Anderson
The sign of a good conscience is for a man to be in support of basically everything that Westboro Baptist isn't. - Luke Myer
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all. - Abraham Lincoln
In our culture it is a woman's body which is considered important while it is a man's mind or his activities which are valued. A woman is sexy. A man is successful. - Alleen Pace Nilsen
History is a people's memory, and without a memory, a man is demoted to the lower animals. - Malcolm X
Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science. - Edwin Hubble
To a blind man, pawn shop and porn shop are one. To an unintelligent man, oversleeping and sleeping over are opposites. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows. - Bob Dylan
There is nothing as stupid as an educated man if you get him off the thing he was educated in. - Will Rogers
Fate determines a man's beginning. The man, by choice, determines his end. - Ogwo David Emenike
Every man has inside himself a parasitic being who is acting not at all to his advantage. - William S. Burroughs
That place I'm talking about ain't nothing but a bloody slit in this world of His. But everybody wants to rule over it. It ain't for the white man to rule. Ain't for any man to rule. - Jonathan Odell
Till a man can judge whether they be truths or not, his understanding is but little improved, and thus men of much reading, though greatly learned, but may be little knowing. - John Locke
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards. - Karl Kraus
One should never do wrong in return, nor mistreat any man, no matter how one has been mistreated by him. - Socrates
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, -- a mere heart of stone. - Charles Darwin
Man is meant for good but designed for evil. - Raheel Farooq
Everything is good as it comes from the hands of the Maker of the world, but degenerates once it gets into the hands of man - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
I preached as never sure to preach again, and as a dying man to dying men. - Richard Baxter
I lie without a mask, thus I am an honest man. - Lionel Suggs
Never play cards with a man called Doc. Never eat at a place called Mom's. Never sleep with a woman whose troubles are worse than your own. - Nelson Algren
God makes all things good; man meddles with them and they become evil. - Jean Jacques Rousseau
The strongest man is the one who, when he gets angry and his face reddens and his hackles rise, is able to defeat his anger.(Reported by Imaam Ahmad, 5/367, and classified as hasan in Saheeh al-Jaami’, 3859) - Anonymous
The power of prayer is beyond the understanding of man - Lailah Gifty Akita
Beware of the fury of the patient man. - John Dryden
We're the middle children of history, man. No purpose or place. We have no Great War. No Great Depression. Our Great War's a spiritual war... our Great Depression is our lives. - Chuck Palahniuk
Do not judge a man by where he stands, but how he reached there. - Raheel Farooq
For a man who is in poverty, doomsday is already there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who smiles when he falls gives the Devil a good slap! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Statistician: A man who believes figures don't lie, but admits that under analysis some of them won't stand up either. - Evan Esar
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of mans humanity to a man. - Maya Angelou
Whatever a man values, it is there you will find his resources. That which has no value to him, neither he nor his resources nor him will be present. Where can we find you? - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
No man wants his daughter to be the kind of girl whom he liked in high school. - J. Richard Singleton
Quit hating and trying be like the next man. Get on your own grind & be better than the next man, whether you gotta hustle, work a job or whatever just do you. - Surgeo Bell
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. - Martin Luther King Jr.
A man, to be greatly good, must magine intensely and comprehensively; he must put himself in the place of another and in many others; the pains and pleasures of his species must become his own. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Our life is frittered away by detail. An honest man has hardly need to count more than his ten fingers, or in extreme cases he may add his ten toes, and lump the rest. Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! - Henry David Thoreau
God is not supposed to fix the earth, he created man for that. - Sunday Adelaja
The greatest evil that can befall man is that he should come to think ill of himself. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I am learning that man can live profoundly without masses of things. - Richard Byrd
When a mad man found some certain way to express his insanity in original way, he would get promoted to be called an Artist.... Wait, are you talking about me? - Hiroko Sakai
An Irishman is the only man in the world who will step over the bodies of a dozen naked women to get to a bottle of stout. - Unknown
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place. - H. L. Mencken
When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer. - Albert Camus
It was not about keeping a man; it was a lesson on how not to become an ugly woman. - Yiyun Li
Sexual starvation forces a heterosexual man to see beauty in every single female who he can sleep with without his society’s disapproval. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The mind of man is capable of anything - because everything is in it, all the past as well as the future. - Joseph Conrad
If the Socialism is Authoritarian; if there are Governments armed with economic power as they are now with political power; if, in a word, we are to have Industrial Tyrannies, then the last state of man will be worse than the first. - Oscar Wilde
Nature takes the decision first, man agrees, reconciles, modifies, refutes, contradicts etc., subsequently. It means the application of reason, the discretionary power of a man, only happens afterwards! - Thiruman Archunan
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action. - Jawaharlal Nehru
But death was sweet, death was gentle, death was kind; death healed the bruised spirit and the broken heart, and gave them rest and forgetfulness; death was man’s best friend; when man could endure life no longer, death came and set him free. - Mark Twain
There is nothing in the world that some man cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper, and he who considers price only is that man's lawful prey. - John Ruskin
By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong. - Charles Wadsworth
Man is more ape than many of the apes. - Friedrich Nietzsche
One can know a man from a laugh, and if you like a man's laugh before you know anything of him, you may confidently say that he is a good man.
The man who trusts men will make fewer mistakes that he who distrusts them.
If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination.
If a man is not sure of his future, he should consciously adjust his thinking. - Duop Chak Wuol
The greatest impact of the Darwinian revolution...was that it completed the liberation from superstition and fear that began in the physical sciences a few centuries before. Man, too, is a natural phenomenon. [in "The evolutionary concept of man", 1972, p. 35.] - George Gaylord Simpson
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers. - Thomas Jefferson
No man sings as beautifully as when his song is accompanied by a woman’s voice. - Roman Payne
In a kingdom of thieves, the ways of an honest man will always be a crime. - Dennis Adonis
To be a saint is the exception; to be upright is the rule. Err, falter, sin, but be upright. To commit the least possible sin is the law for man. Sin is a gravitation. - Victor Hugo
If god created man in his own image, how come I'm not invisible? - David Powers
Every man is an evil until he falls in love. - M.F. Moonzajer
You should be able to strip a man naked and throw him out with nothing on him. By the end of the day, the man should be clothed and fed. By the end of the week, he should own a horse. And by the end of a year he should own a business and have money in the bank. - Rick Rescorla
The only man meant to be in your life is a man that knows your worth. - Shannon L. Alder
If a man comes to the door of poetry untouched by the madness of the Muses, believing that technique alone will make him a good poet, he and his sane compositions never reach perfection, but are utterly eclipsed by the performances of the inspired madman. - Socrates
Show us a man who never makes a mistake and we will show you a man who never makes anything. The capacity for occasional blundering is inseparable from the capacity to bring things to pass. The only men who are past the danger of making mistakes are the men who sleep at Greenwood.
By nature man without woman can feel no joy. She is his mother, his sister, his loving friend. She is seldom his enemy. - Christine de Pizan
If "Frailty, thy name is woman", Frailty must be a man named as 'woman - Munia Khan
The man the state has put in place must have obedient hearing to his least command when it is right, and even when it's not. - Sophocles
One man practicing sportsmanship is better than a hundred teaching it. - Knute Rockne
The rich will make temples for Siva. What shall I, a poor man, do? My legs are pillars, the body the shrine, the head the cupola of gold. - Basava
For every woman, there is that one man who could get her to go anywhere he wanted her to go, do anything he wanted her to do—reach into her soul and turn her whole world on its ear—challenge everything she thought she believed. Highlighted by 24 Kindle users - Lenore Wolfe
I married the first man I ever kissed. When I tell my children that, they just about throw up. - Barbara Bush
For Brutus is an honourable man; So are they all, all honourable men. - William Shakespeare
There is no such thing as a natural death: nothing that happens to a man is ever natural, since his presence calls the world into question. All men must die: but for every man his death is an accident and, even if he knows it and consents to it, an unjustifiable violation. - Simone de Beauvoir
When a quiet man is moved to passion, it seems the very earth will shake. - Stephanie Barron
Engineers participate in the activities which make the resources of nature available in a form beneficial to man and provide systems which will perform optimally and economically. - L. M. K. Boelter
Tell people there's an invisible man in the sky who created the universe, and the vast majority will believe you. Tell them the paint is wet, and they have to touch it to be sure. - George Carlin
The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: 'If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?' But...the good Samaritan reversed the question: 'If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him? - Martin Luther King Jr.
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself; and a mean man, by one lower than himself. The one produces aspiration; the other ambition, which is the way in which a vulgar man aspires. - Henry Ward Beecher
Misogynist: A man who hates women as much as women hate one another. - H. L. Mencken
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance. The wise grows it under his feet. - James Oppenheim
For the normal man, life is an undisputed reality; only the sick man is delighted by life and praises it so that he won't collapse. - Emil Cioran
What is man but an illusion perceiving itself in a nested hierarchy of holographic information. - R.A.Delmonico
I'm impressed when men go the distance to show they give a damn. That says nothing about the woman and everything about the man. - Donna Lynn Hope
I see myself as Kiki de Montparnasse, trying to get Man Ray's attention. (Sofia Navarro, 7th July 2012). - Sofía Navarro
I am a man ruled by music- I live, die, fight and survive for it. - Corey Taylor
The wide awake man seizes opportunities or makes them, and thus those who are widest awake usually come to the front. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Man seeketh in society comfort, use and protection. - Sir Francis Bacon
You save an old man and you save a unit; but save a boy, and you save a multiplication table.
It is difficult for a man laden with riches to climb the steep path, that leads to bliss - Anonymous
No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar. - Abraham Lincoln
It is a commonplace of all religious thought, even the most primitive, that the man seeking visions and insight must go apart from his fellows and love for a time in the wilderness. - Loren Eiseley
A man desires praise that he may be reassured, that he may be quit of his doubting of himself; he is indifferent to applause when he is confident of success.
Who ought to be the king of france-the person who has the title, or the man who has the power? - Pepin the Short
The strong man is not one who is good at wrestling, but the strong man is one who controls himself in a fit of rage. - Anonymous
Man does not live in isolation, we depend upon each other. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Some kid asked what a dilemma is. And I replied: When a starving man has to choose between a plate of food, and, a roll of toilet paper. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I thank God I am as honest as any man living that is an old man and no honester than I. - William Shakespeare
A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star. - Edward Chapin
Behind every successful man is a woman rolling her eyes. - Jim Carrey
If you wish to get rich, save what you get. A fool can earn money; but it takes a wise man to save and dispose of it to his own advantage. - Brigham Young
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all. - Ovid
A man may study because his brain is hungry for knowledge, even Bible knowledge. But he prays because his soul is hungry for God. - Leonard Ravenhill
It is mere human for man to sin. But it is divine to be saved. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment. - Thomas Jefferson
Man has his being in truth--if he sacrifices truth he sacrifices himself. Whoever betrays truth betrays himself. It is not a question of lying--but of acting against one's conviction. - Novalis
I never can imagine that a woman can do anything wrong, if they do then man made her to do it. - Debasish Mridha
Be sure that it is not you that is mortal, but only your body. For that man whom your outward form reveals is not yourself; the spirit is the true self, not that physical figure which and be pointed out by your finger. - Cicero
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough. - Abraham Lincoln
If you wish to know what a man is, place him in authority. - Yugoslav Proverb
To hate a man because he was born in another country, because he speaks a different language, or because he takes a different view of this subject or that, is a great folly. Desist, I implore you, for we are all equally human...Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity.
Every man ought to be supposed a knave, and to have no other end, in all his actions, but private interest. By this interest we must govern him, and by means of it, make him cooperate to public good, notwithstanding his unsatiable avarice and ambition. - Alexander Hamilton
Under a government which imprisons unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison. - Henry David Thoreau
If I were born a woman, my clothes would be for any man with rough hands to tear down and my body to be made love to by any heart lost enough to love - Prabhukrishna M
It is only when we see the worst that Man can offer, that we begin to see the best that Man still holds. If they are blinded by greed, then it’s time to pick up our virtual stones so we can start knocking sense into ‘em... - Faith Brashear
I have no right to say or do anything that diminishes a man in his own eyes. What matters is not what I think of him but what he thinks of himself. Hurting a man in his dignity is a crime. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Unless a man or woman has experienced the darkness of the soul he or she can know nothing of that transforming laughter without which no hint of the ultimate reality of the opposites can be faintly intuited.
A life without a VISION is a like a man who can see but does not know where he is going. That is what I call psychological blindness. Eyes wide open but does not know his destination. - Oscar Bimpong
You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams. And I know if I can make you smile by jumping over a couple of couches or running through a rainstorm, then I'll be very glad to be a song and dance man. - Gene Kelly
A pessimist is a man who looks both ways before crossing a one way street. - Laurence J. Peter
The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests; but the Son of Man hath not where to lay his head. - Bible
Call no man happy until he is dead. - Solon
The only way a woman can ever reform a man is by boring him so completely that he loses all possible interest in life. - Oscar Wilde
Nostalgia is the intimate refuge of every man and every woman in a world seemingly gone mad. - John Larkins
All that glisters is not gold;Often have you heard that told.Many a man his life hath soldBut my outside to behold - Gilded tombs do worms infold;Had you been as wise as bold,Young in limbs, in judgement old,Your answer had not been inscrolled - Fare you well; your suit is cold. - William Skakespeare
Best man describes himself by remarkable actions, not by persuasive words. - Bradley B. Dalina
There is little pride in writers. They know they are human and shall some day die and be forgotten. Knowing all this a writer is gentle and kindly where another man is severe and unkind. - William Saroyan
When The Pyramid falls, the other cities will follow in short order. Nature's balance will be restored and Man will finally return to solitude. - Compton Gage
Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself. - Elie Wiesel
The meek shall inherit the earth? Well... I don't think so. If by meek you mean friendly and introverted, okay maybe, but if by meek you mean unwilling to take a chance, then never. If I was a betting man and I had to wager on who I thought would inherit the earth, my money would be on the curious. - Jim Coudal
Random words, heard by chance, turn to hard facts in the eyes of a man of imagination, if there's any fire burning in his heart. - Friedrich von Schiller
I'm a completely worthless woman and no man should risk his life for me. - Greta Garbo
A man never knows exactly how the child of his brain will strike other people. - William Howard Taft
When the media is controlled by people who runs the world, you are only going to get news that they want you to know. They will paint anther's man country's hero a tyrant, a dictator or a murderer and favor the next just to divide and conquer the people. - Henry Johnson Jr
I'm a man. Men cook outside. That outdoor grilling is a manly pursuit has long been beyond question. If this wasn't understood, you'd never get grown men to put on those aprons with pictures of dancing weenies on the front, and messages like 'Come 'n' Get It! - William Geist
A man who lives with his wife is safer and more venerable than a man who lives with a tramp. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice without constraint. - Alexander Hamilton
True love is jealousy in disguise: A man cannot restrict his lover from going to the club because he hates her, he actually hates the men who would come around and touch her. - Michael Bassey Johnson
To a man, a woman is fun to be with until she gains weight. To a woman, a man is fun to live with until he loses his job. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Maybe the price of forgetting that even in America, even in New York City, when a man from back home is talking, you better listen closely. (Dark City Lights) - Brian Koppelman
The stars do not shine but in the darkness; they reveal their glory only when man is asleep and not watching. This is one of life’s deepest secrets. - Frank F. Gelat
When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends. - Japanese Proverb
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself. - Samuel Johnson
When the Higher Man does something worthy of admiration, it is an evidence of his Mastership, not the object of it. - Idries Shah
Angels are the powers hidden in the faculties and organs of man - Idries Shah
There's nothing a man can do, that i can't do better and in heels - Ginger Rogers
Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock. - Alvin Toffler
It takes a big man to cry. It takes an even bigger man to laugh at that man and an ever bigger man to ask why he is laughing. - Jack Handey
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man, but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity. - Thomas Carlyle
The emptiness, the way his heels rang on the asphalt,was satisfying, emphasised his aloneness. A man alone, alone late at night with no one to say he should be home in bed. - Dan Davin
Would you marry me and love me forever because I'm a man. Think twice and don't complain later. :D - nugas
Man is not born to solve the problem of the universe, but to find out what he has to do; and to restrain himself within the limits of his comprehension. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A single smile of man is a thousand defeat of the devil! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man is known his deeds. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I believe our clever young man has intuited that while only the pursuit of happiness is promised to all Americans, unhappiness is guaranteed for many. - Viet Thanh Nguyen
You cannot really shame a man who sincerely does not care what others think of him. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Show me the books he loves and I shall know the man far better than through mortal friends. - S. Weir Mitchell
There's one way to find out if a man is honest: ask him; if he says yes, you know he's crooked. - Mark Twain
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the rights of man may pervade all the nations of the earth, so that a philosopher may set his foot anywhere on its surface and say: "This is my country." - Benjamin Franklin
In a materialistic society, man is likely to value the opinion of a rich man over that of a poor one; even when coming to opinions that have absolutely nothing to do with moneymaking. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Man maa vel tilstaae, at den Lærdom, som grunder sig paa Erfarenhed, er den sikkerste Rette-snoer. - Ludvig Holberg
Reproach is infinite, and knows no endSo voluble a weapon is the tongue;Wounded, we wound; and neither side can failFor every man has equal strength to rail. - Homer
Men have healed me. Men have wounded me. One man healed me by wounding me. - Kate McGahan
A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth. - George Bernard Shaw
A satirist is a man who discovers unpleasant things about himself and then says them about other people. - Peter McArthur
The problem is, God gave man a brain and a penis and only enough blood to run one at a time. - Robin McLaurin Williams
A dreamer is a gifted man ,who, plucks out his dreams of sparkling stars. - Kristian Goldmund Aumann
Despise not any man, and do not spurn anything; for there is no man who has not his hour, nor is there anything that has not its place. - Ben Azai
A man who is careful with his palate is not likely to be careless with his paragraphs. - Clifton Fadiman
There comes a point in life when you realize everything you know about yourself, it's all just conditioning. It's the rare man who truly know who he is. - Brian Buckner
There is a man waiting for a woman like you, don't settle for someone who only opens half of your heart. - Nikki Rowe
Without self knowledge, without understanding the working and functions of his machine, man cannot be free, he cannot govern himself and he will always remain a slave. - G.I. Gurdjieff
What is a rebel? A man who says no. - Albert Camus
I submit to you that if a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live. - Martin Luther King Jr.
To say that a man is made up of certain chemical elements is a satisfactory description only for those who intend to use him as a fertilizer.
A man only has the right to look down at another when he helps him to lift himself up. - Gabriel García Márquez
Whether fate or fortuitous,The voyage is incessant.Life is gratuitous,It's regrets recrudescent.We so blindly see adversely,Linear to some 'decree'.Sentenced by each other,To live this critically.To err is Human,Ironic that we divest.For any man who puts that past him,No misfortunes he has left. - Alen Joans
No one trusts a model except the man who wrote it; everyone trusts an observation, except the man who made it. - Harlow Shapley
A true woman of virtue is one who will socialize with every man on earth, and doesn't share her body with any of them. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A man never stands as tall as when he kneels to help a child.
Although Jesus Christ was Himself the Creative Deity, by whom all things were made, as man He humbled Himself--set aside His divine prerogatives and walked this earth as man -- a perfect demonstration of what God intended man to be--the whole personality yielded to and occupied by God for Himself. - W. Ian Thomas
No man is good enough to govern any woman without her consent. - Susan B. Anthony
I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive. - Henry Miller
It is scarcely the same thing to put a man on the moon as to put a bone in your nose. - William Henry III
So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed? - Hunter S. Thompson
There is a pleasure in the pathless woods,There is a rapture on the lonely shore,There is society, where none intrudes,By the deep sea, and music in its roar:I love not man the less, but Nature more - George Gordon Byron
One of the most important things a man must bear in mind is this very thing - that he owes his fellow a transforming encounter. - Ogwo David Emenike
I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career. - Gloria Steinem
You can't condemn an entire species of people because of the actions of one man. - Elizabeth Richards
How different our standard is from Christ's. We ask how much a man gives. Christ asks how much he keeps. - Andrew Murray
Man is the only creature for whom being alive isn't enough. - Marty Rubin
Reverence: the spiritual attitude of a man to a god and a dog to a man. - Ambrose Bierce
There is neither happiness nor unhappiness in this world; there is only the comparison of one state with another. Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss. It is necessary to have wished for death in order to know how good life is to live. - Alexandre Dumas
It behoves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of it in the case of others; or their case may, by change of circumstances, become his own. - Thomas Jefferson
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful. - Swami Vivekananda
Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions. - David Borenstein
If you take a dog which is starving and feed him and make him prosperous, that dog will not bite you. This is the primary difference between a dog and a man. - Mark Twain
I am an invisible man. No, I am not a spook like those who haunted Edgar Allan Poe; nor am I one of your Hollywood-movie ectoplasms. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
Only one absolute certainty is possible to man, namely that at any given moment the feeling which he has exists. - Thomas H. Huxley
There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.
It is only the man that has done his best that qualifies to ask for God’s protection and blessings. This message must return to our pulpit. - Sunday Adelaja
Man starts over again everyday, in spite of all he knows, against all he knows. - Emil Cioran
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small parcel. - John Ruskin
.....if he’s not man enough to stand up to your father, and take the crap he has to dish out, then he’s not good enough to be with you. - Crescent, Sam
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering. - Theodore Roosevelt
Above all, man must learn once again what he is and why he was created. - Rama P. Coomaraswamy
Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility in the realm of faith and morals. - Albert Schweitzer
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others. - Confucius
It is a very lonely life that a man leads, who becomes aware of truths before their times.
Man is a genius when he is dreaming. - Akira Kurosawa
God’s Word tells us that God has spoken of old in many portions and in many ways through His servants concerning His heart’s desire and that He loves us. But man did not understand. Therefore, God had to personally come to this world and become a man. This man is Jesus, the Christ, whom we know. - Watchman Nee
Years ago there was an old man I knew that told me he didn't trust me, because people with beards were hiding from something. I told him, "That's true, I'm hiding from the barber!! - Neil Leckman
The man who smiles when things go wrong has thought of someone to blame it on. - Robert Bloch
Watch?? I'm gonna pray, man! Know any good religions?
When any man is more stupidly vain and outrageously egotistic than his fellows, he will hide his hideousness in humanitarianism. - George Moore
I cannot marry the facts of William Shakespeare to his verse: Other men had led lives in some sort of keeping with their thought, but this man is in wide contrast. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The ninety and nine are with dreams, content, but the hope of the world made new, is the hundredth man who is grimly bent on making those dreams come true. - Edgar Allan Poe
If you see only your coreligionists as your brothers, you aren’t only a good man but also you are very low in morality! Your brothers are the whole humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It does not matter much what a man hates provided he hates something. - Samuel Butler
That man who is without religion and mercy should be rejected. A guru without spiritual knowledge should be rejected. The wife with an offensive face should be given up and so should relatives who are without affection. - Chanakya
Fifty year old wealthy man resents twenty five year old middle class man, without recalling that 25 years back even he was a poor man. - Amit Kalantri
This ferry was taken over by the Yumas and operated for them by a man named Callaghan, but within days it was burned and Callaghan's headless body floated anonymously downriver, a vulture standing between the shoulderblades in clerical black, silent rider to the sea. - Cormac McCarthy
You'd be surprised how difficult it is to ask alms of a stranger when you've never done it before, what a psychological barrier separates the honest man from the panhandler. ("Dusk To Dawn") - Cornell Woolrich
Let us forever forget that every station in life is necessarily that each deserves our respect; that not the station itself; but the worthy fulfillment of its duties does honor the man.
Adversity is the trial of principle. Without it a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not. - Henry Fielding
the tragedy of life is not that we die, but is rather, what dies inside a man while he lives. - Albert Schweitzer
Man usually sees what he is looking for; seldom what he is looking at. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
But what does he profit if the man gains the world but loses his soul? - Anonymous
Every great man is an idol, an oracle of inquiry. Don't aspire to know the former, but aspire to know the diety in his soul. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. - Dale Carnegie
To be alive, to be man alive, to be whole man alive: that is the point. And at its best, the novel, and the novel supremely, can help you. It can help you not to be dead man in life. - D.H. Lawrence
No credit--no debt. Credit leads a man into temptation. Cash down is the only thing that will deliver him from evil. - Solomon Northup
No man is lonely while eating spaghetti:it requires so much attention. - Christopher Morley
I swear by my life and my love of it that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine. - Ayn Rand
All great literature is one of two stories; a man goes on a journey or a stranger comes to town. - Leo Tolstoy
Opportunity makes the man - José de Alencar
The covetous man is ever in want. - Horace
One can't do anything without a man. Men know so much, and are able to get information in so many ways that are simply impossible to women. - Agatha Christie
I do know this much though: If a man resorts to wiles, guile and petty deceptions, it means he's nowhere near being in love. - Orhan Pamuk
Cheech and Chong Vs. HAL"I can't do that Dave.""Dave's not here, man""That does not compute. Dave""No man, Dave isn't here!!"..."I'm sorry Dave but that is incorrect""No man, Dave's not here!!""Daisy, daisy,.... I'm self terminating now Dave....""No man, dave's not.....Is he gone? - Neil Leckman
Being success is not an easy thing. It need courage, fight, brave, and time. Let them judge. Just show them the result later. Because a wise man said that success is the biggest revenge. - Sheilanda Khoirunnisa
Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty.
Too often the strong silent man is silent because he does not know what to say, and is reputed strong only because he has remained silent.
No man is so old as to believe he cannot live one more year. - Sean O'Casey
Man cannot aspire if he looks down; if he rises, he must look up. - Samuel Smiles
A poet is a man who manages, in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms, to be struck by lightning five or six times. - Randall Jarrell
A man should never be judged by his skill, talent, colour, financial or political status, facial beauty and level of education but by the quality of his character. - Paul Bamikole
When a man comes out of great danger, he is apt to be a little deaf to the call of duty. - John Buchan
The only way to tell the truth is to speak with kindness. Only the words of a loving man can be heard - Henry David Thoreau
I know that there are people who do not love their fellow man, and I hate people like that! - Tom Lehrer
You can't stop a man from stopping himself. - Brian Spellman
Well, a man can but hold fast to what he believes right, and even the opponent he baulks should value him for that. - Ellis Peters
When man manages his intellect and steadies his mind, He discovers the all-pervading Self. - Gian Kumar
Man is certainly stark mad; he cannot make a flea, yet he makes gods by the dozens. - Michel de Montaigne
Nothing humbles a beautiful woman better than not being wanted by a man whose girlfriend or wife is ugly (or not as beautiful as she is). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Talk not of genius baffled, Genius is master of man. Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
A bore is a man who deprives you of solitude without providing you with company. - Gian Vincenzo Gravina
A friendship between a man and a woman was what you called it when one had been pursuing the other for a long time and never gotten anywhere. - Joe Abercrombie
A woman sees the strength and potentials in a man and pushes him through support to be the very best. A girl sees him as less than he is capable of achieving. - Kemi Sogunle
If the praise of man elates me and his blame depresses me; if I cannot rest under misunderstanding without defending myself if I love to be loved more than to love...then I know nothing of Calvary love. - Amy Carmichael
Man is what he believes. - Anton Chekhov
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Bertrand Russell
Not what man knows but what man feels, concerns art. All else is science. - Bernard Berenson
When man will return to nature, nature will return to him. - Grigoris Deoudis
Silence the angry man with love. Silence the ill-natured man with kindness. Silence the miser with generosity. Silence the liar with truth. - Gautama Buddha
I would rather belong to a poor nation that was free than to a rich nation that had ceased to be in love with liberty. But we shall not be poor if we love liberty, because the nation that loves liberty truly sets every man free to do his best and be his best. - Woodrow Wilson
Belief and faith are the spiritual soul of every man. - Lailah GiftyAkita
But down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid. - Raymond Chandler
The day I met Islam, I found a power within myself that no man could destroy or take away from me. - Muhammad Ali
An honest man speaks truth, don't expect him to speak sweet. - Amit Kalantri
Ordinary people merely think how they shall 'spend' their time; a man of talent tries to 'use' it. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Ideals are like stars. You will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But, like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides and following them you will reach your destiny. - Unknown
The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life. - Muhammad Ali
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Tact is the knack of keeping quiet at the right time; of being so agreeable yourself that no one can be disagreeable to you; of making inferiority feel like equality. A tactful man can pull the stinger from a bee without getting stung. - George Horace Lorimer
POLONIUS : My Lord, I will use them according to their desert.HAMLET : God's bodykins man, better. Use every man after his desert, and who should 'scape whipping? Use them after your own honour and dignity. The less they deserve, the more merit is in your bounty. - William Shakespeare
When I was one-and-twenty, I heard a wise man say, Give pounds and crowns and guineas, But not your heart away." Give pearls away and rubies, But keep your fancy free." But I was one-and-twenty, No use to talk to me.
To make a man happy, fill his hands with work.
The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Man, I was tame compared to what they do now, are you kidding ? All that I ever did was just jiggle. - Elvis Presley
When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I reasoned as a child, but when I became a man, I put away childish things. - Holy Bible, 1 Corinthians 13:11
A woman has to be intelligent, have charm, a sense of humor, and be kind. It's the same qualities I require from a man. - Catherine Deneuve
He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it, namely, that, in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to attain. - Mark Twain
To refuse ever to deny your youth, right up to extreme old age, to battle all life long to transubstantiate your adolescent flowering into a fruit-ladden tree - that, I belive, is the road of the fulfilled man. (Report to Greco) - N. Kazantzakis
Nothing in the world is more distasteful to a man than to follow the path that leads to himself. - Hermann Hesse
Would you love money more than man? - Lailah Gifty Akita
Man is the best computer we can put aboard a spacecraft... and the only one that can be mass produced with unskilled labor. - Wernher von Braun
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she were a man.
The perfect man of action, is the suicide. - William Carlos Williams
I am but a man learning his way in this crazy life. - Grandaddy BAD
Show me a woman who doesn't feel guilty and I'll show you a man. - Erica Jong
For a man he get his own ship and his own strong wind, but he cannot stop missing all the passing breezes that never come again. - Tahar Mtibaa
A diplomat is a man who says you have an open mind, instead of telling you that you have a hole in the head. - Unknown
Traveler! If you keep wandering in the path of wisdom you too eventually become a man of wisdom! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Never Be A man of Success but be a man of Value - whasiu A. Habdullah
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him. - George Santayana
Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself.
ERUDITION, n. Dust shaken out of a book into an empty skull. So wide his erudition's mighty span, He knew Creation's origin and plan And only came by accident to grief -- He thought, poor man, 'twas right to be a thief. Romach Pute - Ambrose Bierce
Rest assured that there is nothing which wounds the heart of a noble man more deeply than the thought his honour is assailed. - Moliere
God has made the provision for every man on earth to be equally endowed with the currency time - Sunday Adelaja
Man is neither an angel nor a demon. Man is what his lover loves. - Lara Biyuts
Man conquers the world by conquering himself. - Zeno of Citium
To love a man enough to help him, you have to forfeit the warm, self-righteous glow that comes from judging. - Ron Hall
Any doctrine that will not bear investigation is not a fit tenant for the mind of an honest man. - Robert Ingersoll
He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed. - Saadi
Show me a sane man, and I will cure him for you. - Carl Jung
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
In a materialistic society, the dead body of a rich man’s dog is regarded as a corpse; that of a poor man, a carcass. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A man thinks that by mouthing hard words he understands hard things. - Herman Melville
If a man says something in the woods and there are no women there, is he still wrong? - Steven Wright
An attempt to achieve the good by force is like an attempt to provide a man with a picture gallery at the price of cutting out his eyes. - Ayn Rand
Which would be worse- to live as a monster, or to die as a free man? - _
The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything. - E. J. Phelps
When man becomes greater than nature, nature, which gave us birth, will respond. - Loren Eiseley
This man has talent, that man geniusAnd here's the strange and cruel difference:Talent gives pence and his reward is gold,Genius gives gold and gets no more than pence. - W.H. Davies
Such grave matters as sin and forgiveness should remain between man and God - Stephen King
A foolish man enjoys the company of prostitutes;a wise man enjoys the company of his wife.The mother of a prudent son will rejoice;the father of a mindless son will groan. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I sing of arms and of the man, fated to be an exile. - Virgil
No-one will be able to make us believe that man is a sublimated animal once we can show that within him there is a repressed angel. - Viktor E. Frankl
Self discipline is that which, next to virtue, truly and essentially raises one man above another. - Joseph Addison
The man kisses me and I just hop right on him like he's the hottest new ride at Disneyland. - Karen Marie Moning
A horny man is seen. A horny woman is heard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
If it's a woman, its caustic; if it's a man, it's authoritative.
He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it - namely, that in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to obtain. - Mark Twain
A man without life purpose is not in any way different from a wondering goat. - Bamigboye Olurotimi
The first duty of a man is to think for himself - José Martí
The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything. - Theodore Roosevelt
I do not know what the heart of a rascal may be, but I know what is in the heart of an honest man; it is horrible. - Joseph de Maistre
The real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.
A man is what he is, not what men say he is. His character no man can touch. His character is what he is before his God and his Judge; and only he himself can damage that. His reputations what men say he is. That can be damaged; but reputation is for time, character is for eternity
PIETY, n. Reverence for the Supreme Being, based upon His supposed resemblance to man. The pig is taught by sermons and epistles To think the God of Swine has snout and bristles. Judibras - Ambrose Bierce
There is but one temple in the universe and that is the body of man. - Novalis
All other creatures look down toward the earth, but man was given a face so that might turn his eyes toward the stars and his gaze upon the sky. - Ovid
Fate would never permit happiness to a man of such talent-a content poet is a mediocre one, a happy poet is insufferable. - Rabih Alameddine
Opportunity is rare, and a wise man will never let it go by him. - Bayard Taylor
O God, that man should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains! - William Shakespeare
The greatest risk to man is not that he aims too high and misses, but that he aims too low and hits. - Michaelangelo
For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? - Bible
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
Moon and earth is the longest known stable love affair known to man kind - Danny Maximus
We are going to the moon that is not very far. Man has so much farther to go within himself. - Anaïs Nin
I Write books for the little girl in the adult woman who some man told she was not good enough. Let us dismantle the notion that a woman cannot be free with her sexuality or that she needs a man to make her complete. This one is for the little girls with hearts on their sleeves. - Crystal Evans
A sportsman is a man who, every now and then, simply has to go out and kill something. - Stephen Leacock
Unnecessary spending makes another man rich and another man poor. - Cyc Jouzy
The function of education, therefore, is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. But education which stops with efficiency may prove the greatest menace to society. The most dangerous criminal may be the man gifted with reason, but with no morals. - Martin Luther King Jr.
When all has been said and done,When all the wealth has been amassed,When all the battles have been fought and won,When all the monuments have been built,All that remains is love - love for the fellow man.... - Phumi Ngwane
The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others. - Hasidic Saying
The beauty of a statue is in its outward form; of a man in his conduct. - Demophilus
A lady is a woman who makes it easy for a man to be a gentleman. - American Proverb
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers. - Voltaire
A man who makes a mistake, can learn from it.A man that makes the same mistake again, has never made a mistake in the first place. - Anthony T. Hincks
The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things. - Epictetus
No the first day, man crea tee God - Daniel Delgado F.
Because what could be more Casablanca? Suddenly Harlow saw that what she’d always wanted was a man of principle. A man of action. A domestic terrorist. Every girl’s dream, if she can’t have a vampire. (Chapter four pg 202) - Karen Joy Fowler
But he was one of those weak creatures, void of pride, timorous, anemic, hateful souls, full of shifty cunning, who face neither God nor man, who face not even themselves. - H.G. Wells
No mortal man has ever served at the same time his passions and his best interests. - Sallust
Man is an end in himself. - Ayn Rand
To be honest, as this world goes, is to be one man picked out of ten thousand.
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his job depends on not understanding it. - Upton Sinclair
A man who learns complicated things from animals is a clever man, but an animal who learns complicated things from men is a genius animal! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A feminist is a woman lover not a man hater - Srividya Srinivasan
If you can't be as best as you dreamed of,Least be a good man in reality. - Bradley B. Dalina
I have never hated a man enough to give his diamonds back. - Zsa Zsa Gabor
The greatest adventure for a person is to live own life, but even greater daring than that for a man is to live a married life and sustain by offering own opinion to his wife. - Anuj Somany
It is the character of lived experience I want to explore, not the nature of man. - Michael James Jackson
Joy is that paradox where a man so trusts, is so enraptured, as to be caught up and lost in the other, while at the same time, being utterly known by the other, thus utterly himself. - Geoffrey Wood
We know enough at this moment to say that the God of Abraham is not only unworthy of the immensity of creation; he is unworthy even of man. - Sam Harris
Morals are nothing but a civilized society’s attempt to tame some beast called man. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve - W. Clement Stone
Nine women possess the same rights as a man... to learning and knowledge. - Kathleen Krull quote by Eliza Orzeskowa
Food, a French man told me once, is the first wealth. Grow it right, and you feel insanely rich, no matter what you own. - Kristin Kimball
Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich he is necessarily smart. There is ample proof to the contrary. - Julius Rosenwald
There is nothing that gives a man consequence, and renders him fit for command, like a support that renders him independent of everybody but the State he serves. - George Washington
Always remember, a cat looks down on man, a dog looks up to man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal. - Winston S. Churchill
It is easier for a man to burn down his own house than to get rid of his prejudices. - Roger Bacon
One man can change the world, look at Adolf Hitler. - Mary Sage Nguyen
It is a most mortifying reflection for a man to consider what he has done, compared to what he might have done. - Samuel Johnson
Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings. - John F. Kennedy
If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it. - Socrates
The lucky man is he who knows how much to leave to chance.
Just because you are a nice guy, doesn’t mean you are a good man. - Zyanya Torres
OPPOSE, v. To assist with obstructions and objections. How lonely he who thinks to vex With bandinage the Solemn Sex! Of levity, Mere Man, beware; None but the Grave deserve the Unfair. Percy P. Orminder - Ambrose Bierce
Numberless are the world's wonders, but noneMore wonderful than man. - Sophocles
Bibliothèque Nationale. Ich sitze und lese einen Dichter. Es sind viele Leute im Saal, aber man spürt sie nicht. Sie sind in den Büchern. Manchmal bewegen sie sich in den Blättern, wie Menschen, die schlafen und sich umwenden zwischen zwei Träumen. - Rainer Maria Rilke
No man is educated for statesmanship who cannot see his time from the perspective of the past. - Will Durant
The lazy man always does twice the work. (El bago siempre pasa double trabajo) - Spanish Proverb
The foolish man lies awake all night Thinking of his many problems; When the morning comes he is worn out And his trouble is just as it was.
He has been called a mediocre man; but this is unwarranted flattery. He was a politician of monumental littleness. - Richard M. Nixon
Republicans are for both the man and the dollar, but in case of conflict the man before the dollar. - Abraham Lincoln
No decent man would ever strike a woman or a child. - Ellen J. Barrier
Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century. - Mark Twain
Abstraction allows man to see with his mind what he cannot see physically with his eyes....Abstract art enables the artist to perceive beyond the tangible, to extract the infinite out of the finite. It is the emancipation of the mind. It is an exploration into unknown areas. - Arshile Gorky
Beware of the man to whom you have done a good turn. - Lebanese Proverb
A man ought to work. That's what he's here for. That's how he contributes to the welfare of the community. - W. Somerset Maugham
A Man can Live two Weeks without Food,go two days without Water,and two minutes without Air,and apparently,an entire lifetime without a BRAIN. - Walter Thomas Jr
The Master said, The gentleman understands what is right, whereas the petty man understands profit.(Analects 4.16) - Confucius
No existing form of anthropoid ape is even remotely related to the stock which has given rise to man. - Henry Fairfield Osborn
He died not for men, but for each man. If each man had been the only man made, He would have done no less. - C.S. Lewis
I find something incredibly sexy about a man who pursues love with care, it's like he knows the feeling of heartbreak; so he's gentle with whom he gives his heart too. - Nikki Rowe
The successful man is the one who finds out what is the matter with his business before his competitors do.
The reason why great men meet with so little pity or attachment in adversity, would seem to be this: the friends of a great man were made by his fortune, his enemies by himself, and revenge is a much more punctual paymaster than gratitude.
You will certainly not be able to take the lead in all things yourself, for to one man a god has given deeds of war, and to another the dance, to another lyre and song, and in another wide-sounding Zeus puts a good mind. - Homer
Imagination is a quality given to man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humaor is provided to console him from what he is. - Oscar Wilde
A man has to have a code, a way of life to live by. - John Wayne
By myself I am not large enough to call the whole man into activity; I want other lights than my own to show all his facets. - C.S. Lewis
In the cause of expedience and the quest for information, man has always been willing to trump his laws and betray his beliefs to legitimize the torture of those who do not share them. - Mark Allen Smith
If a literary man puts together two words about music, one of them will be wrong. - Aaron Copland
As I looked and looked, the living face became visible in the dead, the young in the old. This is what must happen to old married couples, I thought: the young man is preserved in the old one for her, the beauty and grace of the young woman stay fresh in the old one for him. - Bernhard Schlink
Every tree is known by its fruits. So a man is known his deeds. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Man, what are you talking about? Me in chains? You may fetter my leg but my will, not even Zeus himself can overpower. - Marcus Aurelius
Man made borders not to limit himself, but to have something to cross. - Anonymous
To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake; and all but foolish men know, that the only solid, though a far slower reformation, is what each begins and perfects on himself. - Thomas Carlyle
Purpose is the antidote for any malaise that may befall a man. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
The fittest person survives! The fighting man succeeds! He who Fights to Fit, will Survive to Succeed! - Israelmore Ayivor
Sometimes it's impossible to say certain things ... Writing is something needed by man to share experience. - Arnošt Lustig
Even the most sadistic and destructive man is human, as human as the saint. - Erich Fromm
I tell you before God, and as an honest man, your son (W A Mozart)is the greatest composer known to me by person and repute, he has taste and what is more the greatest skill in composition. - Joseph Haydn
Man, as a form, bears within him the eternal principle of being, and by economic movement along his endless path his form is also transformed, just as everything that lives in nature was transformed in him. - Kazimir Malevich
Testimony is like an arrow shot from a long-bow; its force depends on the strength of the hand that draws it. But argument is like an arrow from a cross-bow, which has equal force if drawn by a child or a man.
To reprove small faults within due vehemence, is as absurd as if a man should take a great hammer to kill a fly on his friend's forehead.
You cannot expect any rational thought from a religious man. He is like a rocking log in water. - Periyar E.V. Ramasamy
A temple was worth a dozen barracks; a militia man carrying a gun could control a small unarmed crowd only for as long as he was present; however, a single priest could put a policeman inside the head of every one of their flock, for ever. - Iain M. Banks
when parameters are not set for man, there is always an unknown abuse - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Untilled ground, however rich, will bring forth thistles and thorns; so also the mind of man. - Teresa of Ávila
To trust immediate intuitions rather than collective examination that is rational, careful, and intelligent is not wisdom: it is the presumption of an old man who refuses to believe that the great world outside his village is any different from the one that he has always known. - Carlo Rovelli
The hopeful man sees success where others see failure, sunshine where others see shadows and storm.
No man thinks the same story when looking at a photo because every mind lived a different story! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor. - Thomas Jefferson
No other work of man in any language even faintly resembles the intricate structure and design of the Bible. The fact remains only an infinite mind could have devised this Book of books. - Winkie Pratney
An optimist is a man who has never had much experience. - Don Marquis
Time ripens all things; no man is born wise. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Wenn man nachts nicht schläft, werden Träume wahr. - Selim Özdogan
A successful man is like a bottle of wine, just gets better with age. - Habeeb Akande
The surest way to damage society is to call for a "great man" to lead it. The surest way to improve society is to become a great man to lead oneself and convince others to do likewise. - Jakub Bożydar Wiśniewski
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth. - Sidney Madwed
I cannot think well of a man who sports with any woman's feelings; and there may often be a great deal more suffered than a stander-by can judge of. - Jane Austen
When I say I believe in a square deal i do not mean ... to give every man the best hand. If the cards do not come to any man, or if they do come, and he has not got the power to play them, that is his affair. All I mean is that there shall be no crookedness in the dealing. - Theodore Roosevelt
A confident woman knows her worth and so doesn’t fret when her man is highly placed or is often found amidst other women in the course of his business or assignment. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
And if you don't let a boy become a man, it's no one's fault but your own when you're still wiping his ass when he should be making you grandchildren. - Brian McGreevy
There is a reason for every blessing that God gives a man. - Sunday Adelaja
Have the wild things no moral or legal rights? What right has man to inflict such long and fearful agony on a fellow creature, simply because that creature does not speak his language?
I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naïve or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman. - Anaïs Nin
The French have a new president, the British will soon have a new P.M., and we envy them as we endure the endless wait for this small dim man to go back to Texas and resume his life. - Garrison Keillor
A man can not return anything except what is full. - Davi Oliveira
A brief note on the legend of Pandora's Box: Ever wondered why bundled in with all the torrents, and suffering of man kind the Gods put hope down there at the bottom, answer because in certain circumstances hope can be the worst torment of them all. - Tom Holt
As a general man I tried watching movies, playing sports, going to picnics and other entertainments but I still got bored, then I tried heroism and now I am hero, and I never get bored. - Amit Kalantri
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If either man or woman would realize that the full power of personal beauty, it must be by cherishing noble thoughts and hopes and purposes; by having something to do and something to live for that is worthy of humanity, and which, by expanding and symmetry to the body which contains it.
When love is strong, a man and a woman can make their bed on a sword's blade. When love grows weak, a bed of 60 cubits is not large enough. - The Talmud
Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; The best of life is but intoxication. - Lord Byron
There is a spirit and a need and a man at the beginning of every great human advance. Every one of these must be right for that particular moment in history or nothing happens. - Coretta Scott King
Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value. - Albert Einstein
If there is no adventure in your life, it is as if you live no life! Adventure is the real soul of man; without it, He is a stub! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who pays respect to the great paves the way for his own greatness - Chinua Achebe
Dear God, that man has a magnificent body.' ............. 'It’s like having a cupcake thrust in front of your face and not being allowed to have a lick of the icing. - J.L. McCoy
Man is a marble piece; unlike Michelangelo's masterpieces, man is unconsciously carved and imperfectly shaped by the nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man with a watch knows what time it is. A man with two watches is never sure. - Segal's Law
Concern for man himself and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavor. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations. - Albert Einstein
Some days I like to wander to old and warn our places, forests ripped apart by man and streams that carry stagnant water where it use to flow. There is a sense of clarity in these places, a reflection of who I am or atleast who I have been. Broken, yet still incredibly beautiful. - Nikki Rowe
Man can be categorized into three levels on social strata: One who are Consciously Unconscious, second who are Unconsciously Conscious - while both are inter-dependent for their survival; the third by and large a rare breed, Consciously Conscious sect who don’t ever relate to this world! - Ramana Pemmaraju
The man for whom law exists - the man of forms, the Conservative, is a tame man.
Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own: He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived today. - John Dryden
Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. - Benjamin Franklin
The man who shows great respect for his mother, and the women in his life; will have respect for those he meets. - Ellen J. Barrier
If a man means to be hard, let him keep in his saddle and speak from that height, above the level of pleading eyes, and with the command of a distant horizon. - George Eliot
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend. - Theophrastus
Man is equally incapable of seeing the nothingness from which he emerges and the infinity in which he is engulfed. - Blaise Pascal
Because of the indefinite nature of the human mind, wherever it is lost in ignorance man makes himself the measure of all things. - Giambattista Vico
Every man has three worlds. What he perceives, what he shows to the world and his reality. The third one is the mystery to be lived. - Harshit Walia
A husband is always a sensible man; he never thinks of marrying. - Alexandre Dumas
The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword. - George R.R. Martin
And even though they had not had sex yet, he was a great lover, replacing sex with the science of bravery and inner strength. Meredith had always wanted a man with this kind of depth. - Keira D. Skye
A real man does not beg forgiveness but earn it. - M.F. Moonzajer
Oh, dead man, you're dead wrong, I tell him. The world goes on stupid and brutal, but I do not. Can't you see? I do not. - Jennifer Donelly
Denial and rejection is one of the most powerful weapons that can turn a man into an evil. - M.F. Moonzajer
Even a blind man could see she is beautiful. - Ken Poirot
The following Discourse [on art, by Sir Joshua Reynolds] is particularly Interesting to Blockheads as it endeavours to prove that There is No such thing as Inspiration & that any Man of a plain Understanding may by Thieving from Others become a Mich Angelo. - William Blake
He can compress the most words into the smallest ideas of any man I ever met. - Abraham Lincoln
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure that there is one rascal less in the world. - Thomas Carlyle
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience. - George Bernard Shaw
Every man I meet is in some way my superior. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Any man with a moderate income can afford to buy more books than he can read in a lifetime.
How strange is man that when he is afraid of something he runs away from it, but when he is afraid of Allah, he gets closer to Him. - Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib A.S
The attempt to silence a man is the greatest honor you can bestow on him. It means that you recognize his superiority to yourself. - Joseph Sobran
A man can stand anything except a succession of ordinary days. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man who tosses worms in the river isn’t 't necessarily a friend of the fish. All the fish who take him for a friend, who think the worm’s got no hook in it, usually end up in the frying pan. - Malcolm X
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties. - Aesop
The real tradegy is the tragedy of the man who never in his life braces himself for his one supreme effort-he never stretches to his full capacity, never stands up to his full stature. - Arnold Bennett
It is man and not the Bible that needs correcting. Greater and more careful scholarship has shown that apparent contradictions were caused by incorrect translations, rather than divine inconsistencies. - Billy Graham
Above all I needed to be made to think about what it meant that I was a woman, instead of acting unreflectingly as though I were a man, bound to live out the script of a man’s life. - Jill Ker Conway
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels he is worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. - Abraham Lincoln
We can forgive a man for making a useful thing as long as he does not admire it. The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it intensely. All art is quite useless. - Oscar Wilde
I am a man, and I will be treated as such. I answer to only one king and His kingdom will come, His will be done. We have chosen sides and we choose God. America as a nation must do the same, as well. - Glenn Beck
sagte, dass man sein Selbst aufgrund dreier Eigenschaften ruiniert, nämlich durch das zu viele essen, reden und schlafen. - Ibrahim ibn Adham
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is yet willing to learn more. - Ed Parker
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration. - Confucius
What I hate is the thought of being under a man's thumb," I had told Doctor Nolan. "A man doesn't have a worry in the world, while I've got a baby hanging over my head like a big stick, to keep me in line. - Sylvia Plath
Don't jump on a man unless he's down. - Finley Peter Dunne
Women often forget that the man she is complaining about is a creation of a mother like her. - Debasish Mridha
Out of all the creatures that roam the earth man is the only one that managed to enslave itself. - Antonio Kowatsch
Outside every fat man there was an even fatter man trying to close in. - Kingsley Amis
I am a friend of the working man, and I would rather be his friend, than be one. - Clarence Darrow
The gentleman understands what is moral. The small man understands what is profitable. - Confucius
To an unmoored, middle-aged man like myself, it was heart-breaking. That’s all right. I like to have my heart broken. - Kurt Vonnegut
Man keeps looking for a truth that fits his reality. Given our reality, the truth doesn't fit. - Werner Erhard
Justice suffers when men refuse to stand firm for what is right. If we don’t fight lawlessness, it prevails. If we don’t establish the truth in our nations, truth becomes foreign in the country. God says there is no man when there is nobody who stands for the truth. - Sunday Adelaja
Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
A 'black' man who draws a 'black' person with big lips is called observant. A 'white' man who does the same is called a racist. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Man is not defiled by his impurities. It is the other man pointing out his impurities to him, whom he is defiled by. Is there anything anyone can do, to become righteous, anyway? God made us impure. If he had a problem with that, He would have made us gods, instead. - C. JoyBell C.
Every single man who is too stupid enough to realize how beautiful is God's creation through WOMEN and continuously lay his hand on them, he is not man enough to be classified with the rest of us. - Unarine Ramaru
A man never reaches that dizzy height of wisdom that he can no longer be led by the nose. - Mark Twain
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience. - Elbert Hubbard
The hands of man can manufacture many things both penetratingly brilliant and utterly astounding. Yet, despite their amazing dexterity and profound skill they cannot manufacture hope. Such a masterpiece as that is left for the hands of God and a manger crafted by those hands. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Daily life.The sacred time of man on earth. - Lailah GiftyAkita
Sexiness wears thin after awhile and beauty fades, but to be married to a man who makes you laugh every day, ah, now that is a treat. - Joanne Woodward
DANGER, n. A savage beast which, when it sleeps, Man girds at and despises, But takes himself away by leaps And bounds when it arises. Ambat Delaso - Ambrose Bierce
Every man serves a useful purpose: A miser, for example, makes a wonderful ancestor. - Laurence J. Peter
In that instant he learned what jealousy was. He wanted to know the name of every other man she had ever looked at, whether they had touched her- and most especially where to find these men so that he could kill them.
When you think of the long and gloomy history of man, you will find more hideous crimes have been committed in the name of obedience than have ever been committed in the name of rebellion. - C.P. Snow
Why do you forget oh man, that life has no destination. That even if it does, it results in physical death?It is about the journey, not the destination. Enjoy every minute of this journey, for the totality of life is in the journey. - Magnus Nwagu Amudi
Trust that man in nothing who has not a conscience in everything. - Laurence Sterne
It is not what the man of science believes that distinguishes him, but how and why he believes it. His beliefs are tentative, not dogmatic; they are based on evidence, not on authority or intuition. - Bertrand Russell
Each and every one of us has his or her calling. Your calling may spring out of your gifts, potentials, talents, passions or hobby. Every man has his or her own niche, where he can function optimally and this is where his true success lies. - Sesan Kareem
The man who willeth to do well... we should extol his virtues and speak not of his faults behind his back.
I am glad that I am not a man, for if I were I should have to marry a woman. - Madame de Stael
When a man is wrapped up in himself he makes a pretty small package. - John Ruskin
व्यक्ति अपने विचारों से निर्मित एक प्राणी है, वह जो सोचता है वही बन जाता है.A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes. - Mahatma Gandhi
I could settle for being a man, or I could struggle to become a human being. - Robert Jensen
A man of peace shall always live in peace, if all chances are given and only shall he stand to fight for his rights if peace and freedom isn't granted to him. - Auliq Ice
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country.
Nature is earlier than man, but man is earlier than natural science.
The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse. - Jules Renard
I require three things in a man. He must be handsome, ruthless and stupid. - Dorothy Parker
What can I wish to the youth of my country who devote themselves to science? ...Thirdly, passion. Remember that science demands from a man all his life. If you had two lives that would not be enough for you. Be passionate in your work and in your searching. - Ivan Pavlov
The girl with a future avoids a man with a past. - Evan Esar
God Please help Man find his lost Freedom faster. So that the rest of the creatures on earth who deserve it more can have theirs back. - Surabhi Dhar
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation. - Sigmund Freud
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids - Aristotle
Thinking makes man to be god & GOD to dwell in Man. - Auliq-Ice
MAN IS THE CREATURE HE FEARS. - Josh Malerman
Inside every man there is a poet who died young.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent. - Michel de Montaigne
When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice he wants, and I give it to him. - John Billings(Henry Wheeler Shaw)
Education is the manifestation of perfection already existing in man. - Swami Vivekananda
Thus man of all creatures is more than a creature, he is also a creator. Man alone can direct his success mechanism by the use of imagination, or imaging ability. - Maxwell Maltz
The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously. - Nicholas Butler
Believe in yourself, don't let no man define your future, work hard at your trade as if no man exist to help you and focus should be your lens against distractions. - Oscar Bimpong
Every great man, every successful man, no matter what the field of endeavor, has known the magic that lies in these words: every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit. - W. Clement Stone
Full mind is the mind of stupid man; empty mind is the mind of wise man! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To respect law, a man carries mercy with his endeavours. To respect ethics, he moves on wasteful relationships. - Harshit Walia
A man who folds his arms cannot move mountains. - Matshona Dhliwayo
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. Bartlett's Familiar Quotations is an admirable work, and I studied it intently. The quotations when engraved upon the memory give you good thoughts. They also make you anxious to read the authors and look for more. - Sir Winston Churchill
BACKBITE, v.t. To speak of a man as you find him when he can't find you. - Ambrose Bierce
He was a genius - that is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities. - Robertson Davies
An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason. - Publilius Syrus
A man might share his wealth, but never his authority. - Amit Kalantri
A foe to God was never true friend to man - Edward Young
I wanted to explore this idea that the bogey man in the closet is scary, but being a mother is scarier. - Joe Hill
The four stages of man are infancy, childhood, adolescence and obsolescence. - Art Linkletter
Better to teach a man to fish who already loves to fish. - Richie Norton
The motive of man depicts his soul. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When indeed does the temporal suffering oppress a man most terribly? Is it not when it seems to him that it has no significance, that it neither secures nor gains anything for him? Is it not when the suffering, as the impatient man expresses it, is without meaning or purpose? - Søren Kierkegaard
A councilor ought not to sleep the whole night through, a man to whom the populace is entrusted, and who has many responsibilities. - Homer
No person who has not spent a period of his life in those 'stark and sullen solitudes that sentinel the Pole' will understand fully what trees and flowers, sun-flecked turf and running streams mean to the soul of a man.
God gives, but man must open his hand. - German Proverb
Man shall not live by bread alone. - Bible
What magic is this?' the muse says to the man. 'A flower, a dream, a fairy-tale wish,' the man says to his muse. The muse smiles. - Adam Scott Wolf
I'm supposed to a man who never blows his composureA boy trapped in a war, forced to be a soliderThe weight of the world just put on top of my shouldersBut if there's one thing I know for sureIt's that my mind has had its exposureAnd my emotional turmoil has finally had its closure - Tommy Tran
I am not a man of fear, but I am a man that knows how to fear. Without fear, we become lazy. Without fear, we become reckless. Fear doesn't limit a man, it keeps the man sharp. - Lionel Suggs
real life nightmares kills me as an old man trying to escape from bad guilty memories who basically lives in the present. - Sil Vereecken
And I knew that in spite of all the roses and kisses and restaurant dinners a man showered on a woman before he married her, what he secretly wanted was for her to flatten out underneath his feet like Mrs. Willard's kitchen mat. - Sylvia Plath
There are three things which the superior man guards against. In youth...lust. When he is strong...quarrelsomeness. When he is old...covetousness. - Confucius
You see, evil men, the likes of whom have sought to enslave their fellow man since the dawn of creation, took America not by might or strength of arms, but by deception and guile. - Eric J. Martindale
You can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals. - James Beverly
The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.
Nobody picks on a strong man.
Wer es zulässt, dass man ihn beleidigt, verdient es. - Pierre Corneille
Jesus was not the man he was as a result of making Jesus Christ his personal savior. - Alan W. Watts
The Protestant teachings caused people to view their work as a way of proving their love to God so they tried to do their best and give the best quality to God by giving the best quality to man. - Sunday Adelaja
When you choose a man who thinks eight seconds is a long time, perhaps you need two of them. Hmm? - Cat Johnson
It is time I stepped aside for a less experienced and less able man.
The evil implanted in man by nature spreads so imperceptibly, when the habit of wrong-doing is unchecked, that he himself can set no limit to his shamelessness. - Cicero
You can't surprise a man with a dog. - Cindy Chupack
Can any man or woman choose duties? No more that they can choose their birthplace, or their father or mother. - George Eliot
If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger. - Thomas H. Huxley
A man does not have to be an angel in order to be a saint. - Albert Schweitzer
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen. - Aristotle
Man is a gregarious creature, more so in mind than in body. He may like to go alone for a walk but he hates to stand alone in his opinion. - Unknown
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it. - Andrew Carnegie
A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand. - Bertrand Russell
See a man as a good opportunity and that is what he becomes. See him as bad luck and he becomes your headache. - Paul Bamikole
Hollywood-Nobody's impressed by anybody because they're all too consumed with trying to cover up their own shortcomings. Hollywood is a microcosm of a world of lazy moral ideals and social indifference where every man is trying to convince himself he's a king. - J. Matthew Nespoli
Women most often have a difficult enemy and she is a woman and not a man. - Debasish Mridha
It is only a poor sort of happiness that could ever come by caring very much about our own pleasures. We can only have the highest happiness such as goes along with being a great man, by having wide thoughts and much feeling for the rest of the world as well as ourselves. - George Eliot
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - but not without poetry. - Charles Baudelaire
Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's might. - Aeschylus
The wise man will love; all others will desire. - Afranius
A family man shouldn't trade his peace for profits, it is the job of a businessman. - Amit Kalantri
As man sows, so shall he reap. In works of fiction, such men are sometimes converted. More often, in real life, they do not change their natures until they are converted into dust. - Charles W. Chesnutt
It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It's the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That's the power of the gospel. - Ben Harper
Fearlessness is better than a faint heart for any man who puts his nose out of doors. The length of my life and the day of my death were fated long ago. - Kevin Crossley-Holland
Hold no man responsible for what he says in his grief. - The Talmud
A man who reads will find himself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Justice requires that you should not place the burdens of one man on the shoulders of another man, even though he is better able to bear them. In plainer words, that you should not make one set of men pay for what is used by another set of men. - Auberon Herbert
Every day in New York City is a test. Work hard and pass this test, you get a chocolate cookie. From a strange man on the subway. A man without pants. - Christy Hall
If happiness truly consisted of physical ease and freedom from care, then the happiest individual would not be either a man or a woman; it would be, I think, an American cow. - William Lyon Phelps
A man of understanding has lost nothing, if he has himself. - Michel de Montaigne
man cannot control the current of events. he can only float with them and steer - Otto von Bismarck
Since the printing press came into being, poetry has ceased to be the delight of the whole community of man; it has become the amusement and delight of the few. - John Masefield
Even the best writer has to erase sometimes,even the best orator can stammer sometimes,even the most successful man can experience failures,and even the greatest man may face the adversaries in life with cowardice... - Aman Srivastava
A man worth loving is a man that never makes you feel like an option. - Shannon L. Alder
A thinking man never be a party man. - Friedrich Nietzsche
A good man never makes excuses, a smart man is never in a position to need one. - Kyle Barger
If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men. - Michel de Montaigne
He can neither read nor write and in him broods already a taste for mindless violence. All history present in that visage, the child the father of the man. - Cormac McCarthy
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable man persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man. - George Bernard Shaw
I bet you if I had met him [Trotsky] and had a chat with him, I would have found him a very interesting and human fellow, for I never yet met a man that I didn't like. - Will Rogers
AN HUNGRY MAN IS ALWAYS AN ANGRY MAN - Sekou Konneh
Every man is defined by his deeds. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You're a free man, act like it. - Mike Klepper
A gentleman is a man who can play the accordion but doesn't. - Unknown
It is good for a man to eat thistles and to remember that he is an ass.
Whether a man is burdened by power or enjoys power; whether he is trapped by responsibility or made free by it; whether he is moved by other people and outer forces or moves them -- this is of the essence of leadership.
Bach is an astronomer, discovering the most marvellous stars. Beethoven challenges the universe. I only try to express the soul and the heart of man. - Frédéric Chopin
A little smoke lost in the air, that was the life of a man. - W. Somerset Maugham
Manners maketh man. - William of Wykeham
A man of purpose is a man on an assignment.Its important not to rely on earthly gained knowledge; tap to Heavenly Wisdom & Understanding - Kinoti J.C.
This world in which we live needs beauty in order not to sink into despair. It is beauty, like truth, which brings joy to the heart of man and is that precious fruit which resists the year and tear of time, which unites generations and makes them share things in admiration. - Pope Paul VI
A man who makes a plate or a shirt or a loaf of bread or anything our great great ancestors called a work of art, has no need to try to be sincere; all he can do is practice his craft to the best of his ability. But once he starts making useless things, how can he not be sincere? - René Daumal
The expenses of government, having for their object the interests of all, should be borne by every one, and the more a man enjoys the advantages of society, the more he ought to hold himself honoured in contributing to these expenses. - Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot
Each man must grant himself the emotions that he needs and the morality that suits him. - Rémy de Gourmont
My lesbianism is an act of Christian charity. All those women out there praying for a man, and I'm giving them my share. - Rita Mae Brown
One's suffering, one's melancholy is, in itself, really only looked upon as failure or as punishment, as detestable or sinful or socially unacceptable in the eyes of man; but this is not so in the eyes of God: for He is close to the broken-hearted. - Criss Jami
Jesus Christ is the Son of Man. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Packed up the Dylan and the Man Ray and the JoyceI left a note that said well I guess I got no choiceScuse me girl while I'm kicking it to the curbLeaving with all I need but less than I deserve - Walter Becker
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor. - Henry David Thoreau
An enemy can partly ruin a man, but it takes a good-natured injudicious friend to complete the thing and make it perfect. - Mark Twain
As hard as we strive, man remains a perfect imperfect being. - Auliq-Ice
Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power. - Charles Caleb Colton
This mysticism, whose mysticism? This belongs to this body. See, God is nothing, this human being is all and within this human body there is infinite power. Man is all, nothing beyond it and we could not fathom of the infinite power of a human body. - Sri Jibankrishna or Diamond
I’ve been working hard to become the kind of man she needs, the kind of man she already believes me to be. - Colleen Houck
If a man defrauds you one time, he is a rascal; if he does it twice, you are a fool.
If a man has ten good qualities and one bad one, to look at the ten and forget the one, and if a man has ten bad qualities and one good one, to look at the one and forget the ten.
The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagacity, but man has frequently dragged the dog down to his. - James Thurber
My vision is to help each man, woman and child connect with their inherent psychic ability. I believe that each person has the potential to tap into their abilities and access them to empower their life and reach their full potential. - Sandy Anastasi
Working hours of a diligent man are not limited. - Sunday Adelaja
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands upon himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself. - Jose Ortega y Gasset
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value. - Albert Einstein
The world to a blind man is his touch. The world to a stupid man is his mouth. The world to a great man is his vision. - Paul Harvey
The truth is ladies...Good men are an endangered specie. So if you have a good man dont shuffle your KING for a JOKER. - Crystal Evans
For most of history, man has had to fight nature to survive; in this century he is beginning to realize that, in order to survive, he must protect it. - Jacques-Yves Cousteau
Remember that every man is a variation of yourself - William Saroyan
It is one of the beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
tonight i was taking down a man - kierra cass
That's one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind. - Neil Armstrong
Politics are a lousy way for a free man to get things done. Politics are, like God's infinite mercy, a last resort. - P. J. O'Rourke
The true conservative is the man who has a real concern for injustices and takes thought against the day of reckoning. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Man was made at the end of the week's work when God was tired. - Mark Twain
A man or a woman can inspire such deep fantasy and emotion that through the lovemaking embrace of a partners body we make break through the limits of the human condition to touch upon another level of reality. - Thomas Moore
Truth exists: whatever a man not able to tell is actually a truth! - Thiruman Archunan
Only one man in a thousand is a leader of men -- the other 999 follow women. - Groucho Marx
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. - Confucius
No drowning man can know which dropOf water his last breath did stop - Charles Sedley
I can safely say, on the authority of all that is revealed in the Word of God, that any man or woman on this earth who is bored and turned off by worship is not ready for heaven. - A.W. Tozer
Success in highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which comes only to the man who has found the work he likes best. - Napoleon Hill
When a young man complains that a young lady has no heart, it is a pretty certain sign that she has his.
The brave man is not without fear, the brave man does what he must despite his fear.
An animal will conquer others. A Spirit-filled man conquers himself self-discipline, self-control. - Mark Driscoll
Reason in man is rather like God in the world. - Thomas Aquinas
Man in his spiritual pride has exchanged God’s method of self-denial for Satan’s plan of self–improvement. - Daniel W. Blair
A decent man would stand out like a cactus on an ice floe. - Timothy Egan
Muhammad is the greatest man that history ever knew - Gustave Le Bon
Our spiritual history is the history of God-ventriloquists! The truth is that the voice of God is the voice of cunning Man, the ventriloquist's voice! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To truly understand a man, you must look at his enemies. - R.A.Delmonico
Only a wise man can dicern time - Sunday Adelaja
Many people will tell that it is not for a man to cry, but they may not know how is to feel your head empty and only tears will come out to stand up for you - John Zea
What a piece of work is a man! how noble in reason! how infinite in faculty! in form and moving how express and admirable! in action how like an angel! in apprehension how like a god! - William Shakespeare
For every man shall bear his own burden, - Bible
If all the women over the world have been permitted to be married to only one man, except one woman. He'd love to marry that woman. That is the imprint of man - Ali ibn Abi Talib
A trusted man doesn't flip-flop on where he stands. He says what he means and stand where he stands.He's not easily influenced by fear. He's influenced by destiny and will not be taken advantage of. - Henry Johnson Jr
When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves he is not a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking. - Georges Clemenceau
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. the only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability. - Henry Ford
A man must be prepared not only to be a martyr, but to be a fool. It is absurd to say that a man is ready to toil and die for his convictions if he is not even ready to wear a wreathe around his head for them. - G.K. Chesterton
Littlewood, on Hardy's own estimate, is the finest mathematician he has ever known. He was the man most likely to storm and smash a really deep and formidable problem; there was no one else who could command such a combination of insight, technique and power. - Henry Hallett Dale
Many a woman is in a relationship with or married to her man not because she loves him but only because she likes men like him. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I will gladly deal with the inconveniences that may attend living my life as I see fit, rather than be the kind of man who would forsake his own desires in order to seek or preserve the acceptance of lesser men.~ - Dave Champion
You can be critical and not judgmental. The two are synonyms, but no the same. The critical man analyzes people, things, and issues, very carefully. The judgmental man presents the results of his careful analysis in a manner that condemns. - Kingsley C. Okei
if a man runs with man is called as "Race" but if a man runs towards God is called as "Grace". - grace of God
Every man is like the company he is wont to keep. - Euripides
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone. - Henry David Thoreau
A young man is embarrassed to question an older one. - Homer
For the villainy of the world is great, and a man has to run his legs off to keep them from being stolen out fom underneath him. - Bertolt Brecht
There's an old saying that if you come back to the place where you became a man, you will remember all those things you need to be happy... That saying never made sense to me, but I thought it was worth a try. - Henry Bromel
A nation aimlessly drifting away from God is a nation for which prayer is a rudder and praise is a sail. And it is the man or woman on their knees that builds the former and gives wind to the latter. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Perhaps no theoretical man can be equal to such a burden: to feel knowledge as power when one’s mind reshapes the world irrevocably, to see the light of truth as the agent of some dark majesty, is not grace but ordeal. - Algis Valiunas
The ability to understand a question from all sides meant one was totally unfit for action. Fanatical enthusiasm was the mark of the real man. - Thucydides
We are faithful as long as we love, but youdemand faithfulness of a woman without love, and the giving ofherself without enjoyment. Who is cruel there--woman or man? - Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
It was no ape, neither was it a man. It was some shambling horror spawned in the mysterious, nameless jungles of the south, where strange life teemed in the reeking rot without the dominance of man, and drums thundered in temples that had never known the tread of a human foot. - Robert E. Howard
Time for the weather report. It's cold out folks. Bonecrushing cold. The kind of cold which will wrench the spirit out of a young man, or forge it into steel. - Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider
He who makes a beast of himself, gets rid of the pain of being a man. - Samuel Johnson
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a woman nearly the opposite of his ideal. - George Eliot
Is it better to be the lover or the loved one? Neither, if your cholesterol is over six hundred. By love, of course, I refer to romantic love -- the love between man and woman, rather than between mother and child, or a boy and his dog, or two headwaiters. - Woody Allen
The actual confident man, the man truly sure of himself, is not he who esteems himself higher than others, but he who is sure enough that he can bear to esteem others higher than himself. - Criss Jami
Men are not naturally faithful creatures. They have an ego that is in constant need of stroking and usually anything in a skirt fits that need. I never feel the need to make a man jealous in retribution for his infidelity. I simply pick up the wine and find a new taster... - Virginia Alison
Listening to Beethoven also is sensuality, but when you have said 'sex' you have said all. A man who can give up sex can give up Beethoven. - Nanavira Thera
Clergyman, n. - A man who undertakes the management of our spiritual affairs as a method of bettering his temporal ones. - Ambrose Bierce
One of the greatest disservices you can do to a man is to lend him money that he can't pay back. - Jesse H. Jones
I saw [Linus Pauling] as a brilliant lecturer and a man with a fantastic memory, and a great, great showman. I think he was the century’s greatest chemist. No doubt about it. - Max F. Perutz
If a man harbors any sort of fear, it percolates through all his thinking, damages his personality, makes him landlord to a ghost. - Henry Ward Beecher
Be true to yourself, be positive, always keep a clear mind and don’t stress. Be goal driven and with a strong will power, your career will surely kick off. Relationship wise be faithful and love your man, and the rest is self explanatory because it’s not rocket science. - Jenelle Joanne Ramsami
[W]e shall continue to have a worsening ecologic crisis until we reject the Christian axiom that nature has no reason for existence save to serve man.
The individual, man as a man, man as a brain, if you like, interests me more than what he makes, because I've noticed that most artists only repeat themselves. - Marcel Duchamp
A man who truly loves his wife is loved by the entire world - Prabhukrishna M
They’re dogs. Never trust a man. Even when he’s dead. Especially when he’s dead. Bats 2015 - Fred Barnett
Was man wünscht, das glaubt auch jeder. - Demosthenes
HE who says there is no such thing as an honest man, you may be sure is himself a knave. - George Bishop Berkeley
Every man has three characters-that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has. - Alphonse Karr (1808-1890)
I am an Agnostic because I am not afraid to think. I am not afraid of any god in the universe who would send me or any other man or woman to hell. If there were such a being, he would not be a god; he would be a devil. - Clarence Darrow
If you find a man who trusts you, who isn't afraid, who sees you for who you are, and if it feels like he knows you for who it is that you simply are, and thinks all of that is beautiful; know that you have found a rare thing. - C. JoyBell C.
Man is a phase of nature, and only as he is related to nature does he matter, does he have any account whatever above the dust. - Frank Lloyd Wright
the death of a great man demands the birth of a great son - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Never, ever, trust a man who is willing to die in glory but is unable to live with pride. - Mike Klepper
A man can lose everything except the will to choose how to react when faced with life challenges. - Ane Krstevska
How ridiculous and unrealistic is the man who is astonished at anything that happens in life. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man. - George Washington
A responsible woman doesn’t see opportunities and needs and look the other way pretending not to see them rather she gets to work to ensure things are done properly and her man succeeds in his endeavours. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
You can always trust the man who died for you. - Danny Deaubé
The true value of man is shown when with all freedom possible, he sets himself limits. - Anonymous
While the gentleman cherishes benign rule, the small man cherishes his native land. While the gentleman cherishes a respect for the law, the small man cherishes generous treatment. - Confucius
A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses. - Hippocrates
Perhaps of all the creations of man, language is the most astonishing.
Receptionist: How do you write women so well?Melvin Udall: I think of a man, and I take away reason and accountability. - Melvin Udall played by Jack Nicholson in AS GOOD AS IT GETS.
It is always right that a man should be able to render a reason for the faith that is within him. - Sydney Smith
Knowledge can be communicated, but wisdom cannot. A man can find it, he can live it, he can be filled and sustained by it, but he cannot utter or teach it. - Hermann Hesse
Man with right thinking is awake and can see everything; man with wrong thinking is asleep and can see nothing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I learned over the years never to correct a fool or he will hate you; correct a wise man, and he will appreciate you. - Ziad K. Abdelnour
Words do not express thoughts very well; every thing immediately becomes a little different, a little distorted, a little foolish. And yet it also pleases me and seems right that what is of value and wisdom of one man seems nonsense to another. - Gautama Buddha
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it. - René Descartes
In my wide association in life, meeting with many and great men in various parts of the world, I have yet to find the man, however great or exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than he would ever do under a spirit of criticism. - Charles M. Schwab
The most dangerous criminal may be the man gifted with reason, but with no morals. - Martin Luther King, jr.
It's interesting how pain can change a person, eh? How it makes a man abandon his pride and forsake himself. - Kichiku Neko
Lucretia Jane Price. A sweet name for a sweet lady that smelled of roses, spoke with a sweet drawl, and was surely made of all the sweet country things a man who hadn't eaten a good meal in a long time could imagine -- molasses, sweet peas, sweet corn, freshly churned butter. - Linda Leigh Hargrove
Whenever justice to ordinary men, widows, orphans, poor, disadvantaged and the general mass is delayed or denied, that leads to God’s frustration. At a time like that, God laments, WHERE IS A MAN - Sunday Adelaja
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes. - Benjamin Disraeli
Teachers and women have one important thing in common; every man and woman that is born into this world is shaped by a teacher or a woman - Vusi JCK Maseko
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives. - Oscar Wilde
Excessive productivity can bring the most gifted man almost to madness. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Peace, love, and chicken fingers man... - Safa (Me)
Man can start with aversion and end with love, but if he begins with love and comes round to aversion he will never get back to love. - Honoré de Balzac
Love is a state in which a man sees things most decidedly as they are not. - Friedrich Nietzsche
A man is wise not because of his intelligence, but because of his understanding and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
If there really is a definable 6th sense, it would be the natural connection and the ability of communication between man and animal - Justin Southwick
Man takes root at his feet, and at best he is no more than a potted plant in his house or carriage till he has established communication with the soil by the loving and magnetic touch of his soles to it. - John Burroughs
This would go a lot easier if you'd stop screaming in pain,' Zoe told the muscular man lying beneath her. - Jaime Rush
Of the gladdest moments in human life, methinks, is the departure upon a distant journey into unknown lands. Shaking off with one mighty effort the fetters of Habit, the leaden weight of Routine, the cloak of many Cares and the slavery of Civilization, man feels once more happy. - Richard Francis Burton
You must understand that it is not in the nature of Man to be grateful. So in whatever you or I do for others we must never expect gratitude. If we do, we will only be disappointed. - S R Nathan
There's no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it? - Kin Hubbard
Vote for the man who promises least; he'll be the least disappointing. - Bernard M. Baruch
To a man who was required to marry before he was allowed to have sex with his lover, marriage is a ‘righteous’ form of prostitution. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A man who never lies must have green blood in his veins, or blue or yellow, but definitely not red! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No man will say, "There is no God" 'till he is so hardened in sin that it hasbecome his interest that there should be none to call him to account. - Matthew Henry
Look at me--a big old black man under all of this makeup, and if I can look beautiful, so can you. - RuPaul
The giving of riches and honors to a wicked man is like giving strong wine to him that hath a fever. - Plutarch
It makes a great difference in the force of a sentence, whether a man be behind it or no. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Women have served all these centuries as looking-glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of a man at twice its natural size. - Virginia Woolf
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. But do not care to convince him. Men will believe what they see. Let them see. - Henry David Thoreau
The wicked flee when no man pursueth. - Bible
Easy is an adjective used to describe a woman who has the sexual morals of a man. - Nancy Linn-Desmond
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. - André Gide
A man with no enemies is a man with no character. - Paul Newman
I thank God today she found the courage in her heart to love me enough so that someday I could tell you that even a black ex-con from Angola that stabbed a man could maybe someday do some good in the world if he gets a chance. - Ron Hall
A true man will treat a woman how she treats herself, you can't expect to be a queen when your disrespecting your own crown. - Nikki Rowe
Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you; after marriage, he won`t even lay down his newspaper to talk to you. - Helen Rowland
The right man in your life will fly across the world to say hello, instead of saying goodbye. - Shannon L. Alder
it is not the oppositions a man face that determine his rise or fall in life but his tenacity to dare to soar and to pursue to higher heights - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Choose a man who loves God more than he loves you. If he loves you more than he loves God you'll never be enough because no one and nothing can ever satisfy a man's soul but God himself. - Mei Jancorda
A man said to the Universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However," replied the Universe, "the fact has not created in me a sense of obligation."
It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man; that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal. - Benjamin Disraeli
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the governing of himself. Can he, then, be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the forms of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question. - Thomas Jefferson
For if any be a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he is like unto a man beholding his natural face in a glass: for he beholdeth himself, and goeth his way, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was. - Bible
There are words, which should leave unspoken, and the true value of a man lies in the words the he has for not saying. - Alireza Salehi Nejad
Man has not forgotten to be man because man has not yet learned to be man! You can’t forget the thing you haven’t learned yet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To become a man is to carry out your word because you gave your word. And your word is you as a man." - The Legacy Letters, by - Carew Papritz
Every poet will forever try to write the greatest poem ever written, I have found that this kind of poem can be written with One word. And that word consists of a beauty beyond any measure to man and one of the most beauty creations to grace the presents of man. That one word poem is…….. YOU - Michael Jones
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Listen, there is no way any true man is going to let children live around him in his home and not discipline and teach, fight and mold them until they know all he knows. His goal is to make them better than he is. Being their friend is a distant second to this. - Victor Devlin
...for no man lives in the external truth among salts and acids, but in the warm, phantasmagoric chamber of his brain, with the painted windows and the storied wall. - Robert Louis Stevenson
A man that don't believe in destiny don't need to know what his destiny is. - Laura Moncur
Majesty: when a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares it as his duty. - George Bernard Shaw
When a man gives his opinion, he's a man. When a woman gives her opinion, she's a bitch. - Bette Davis
To some women, a job plays the role of a man. To most women, a man plays the role of a job. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Ladies, how do you expect a man to love you, if he hasn't first learnt how to love himself? - Nikki Rowe
In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior. - Sir Francis Bacon
No man runs the race until he sees the dream. - Fred C. White
A lion is stronger than a man, but it does not enable him to dominate the human race. You have neglected the duty you owe to yourselves and you have lost your natural rights by shutting your eyes to your own interests. - Rokheya Shekhawat Hossein
The man may be the head of the household. But the woman is the neck, and she can turn the head whichever way she pleases. - Nia Vardalos
If a man has lost everything he has but his dreams, it means that he has still everything! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a man wants to get married to a woman, it's a human right.If a man wants to get married to a man, it's a human right. If a women wants to get married to a woman, it's a human right.You can take anything away, but not a human right. - Mekiah Johnson
The fate of man does not chase him as much as he chases his fate. - Raheel Farooq
No matter how rich, powerful or handsome he is, he is still just a man. - Rebecca Warner
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshiped anything but himself. - Richard Francis Burton
I've a regard for law, although I do not always agree with it. Without law, man becomes a beast. - Louis L'Amour
A good man is called a man by his works - Tshikororo Raymond
To believe that what has not occurred in history will not occur at all, is to argue disbelief in the dignity of man. - Mahatma Gandhi
For a man, the baby completes the marriage. For a woman the baby completes herself. - Patrick Neate
Man is seldom judged on the basis of his good deeds. If bad in past the good in present doesn’t matter ; if bad in present the good done in past is forgotten. That's human!! - Mehnaz Ansari
The man who is a pessimist before 48 knows too much; if he is an optimist after it he knows too little. - Mark Twain
You can't help it but you were born without a heart. At least you tried to believe what the people with hearts believed so you were a good man just the same. - Kurt Vonnegut
Yet I am not more sure that my soul lives, than I am that perverseness is one of the primitive impulses of the human heartone of the indivisible primary faculties, or sentiments, which give direction to the character of Man. - Edgar Allan Poe
The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it - Jacques-Yves Cousteau
One man cannot hold another man down in the ditch without remaining down in the ditch with him. - Booker T. Washington
Happy the man, whose wish and careA few paternal acres bound,Content to breathe his native airIn his own ground. - Alexander Pope
The power of touch. Life is controlled by such a facet manipulated by Man. All are knowledgeable of its boundaries, most are negligent. - Brian Vihlen
A man who thinks he has a higher purpose can do terrible things, even to those he professes to love. - Denise Mina
When a man goes silent on his ways and plans, you must ponder! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
a wise woman puts a grain of sugar in everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her. - Helen Rowland
The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an old man has for his old wife. - Will Durant
Night becomes day only when the sun appears; dark man becomes good man only when the compassion appears! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I came in haste with cursing breath,And heart of hardest steel;But when I saw thee cold in death,I felt as man should feel.For when I look upon that face,That cold, unheeding, frigid brown,Where neither rage nor fear has place,By Heaven! I cannot hate thee now! - Alfred Tennyson
The important thing is that man is lost in time, in the moment that immediately precedes him - which only attests, by reflection, to the fact that he is lost in the moment that follows - André Breton
A million men can tell a woman she is beautiful, but the only time she will listen is when it's said by the man she loves. - Ziad K. Abdelnour
I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him. - Abraham Lincoln
Man will tell woman he will die for her, but I say, tell woman that you will die for her both physically and interior - Andrew Smith
A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator the smaller the fraction. - Leo Tolstoy
The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession. - Mark Twain
Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain. - Lily Tomlin
I have nothing but contempt for the kind of governor who is afraid, for whatever reason, to follow the course that he knows is best for the State; and as for the man who sets private friendship above the public welfare - I have no use for him either. - Sophocles
Preaching a man a sermon with a broken head and telling him to be right with God is equal to telling a man with a broken leg to get up and run a race. - Richard Baxter
He's a grand, ungodly, god-like man. - Herman Melville
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened. - John F. Kennedy
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then, be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question. - Thomas Jefferson
Fear is never a good counselor and victory over fear is the first spiritual duty of man. - Nikolai A. Berdyaev
Man be my metaphor’, - Dylan Thomas
When a man plays with your heart it is for one of two reasons: He knows he can or he is undecided. - Shannon L. Alder
The bureaucrat is a man who administers things and people, and who relates himself to people as to things. - Erich Fromm
Somewhere Chesterton writes--I think it is Chesterton--that you cannot reason a man from a position that reason didn’t deliver him to. - Alec Wilkinson
Instead of being regarded as intelligent or knowledgeable, many a woman would rather be regarded as beautiful or good in the kitchen; many a man, as handsome or good in bed. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Now and then an innocent man is sent to the legislature. - Kin Hubbard
EPICURE, n. An opponent of Epicurus, an abstemious philosopher who, holding that pleasure should be the chief aim of man, wasted no time in gratification from the senses. - Ambrose Bierce
Greatness is great power, producing great effects. It is not enough that a man has great power in himself, he must shew it to all the world in a way that cannot be hid or gainsaid. - William Hazlitt
You can't be a man and a coward at the same time. - Jum Jumms
People rely too much on their lifelong instincts. Their perception is divided by necessary obedience, which they themselves have become too weak to liberate themselves from. I'd let the Devil read me the bible, before I trusted the Words of God or the Mind of Man. - Lionel Suggs
The service we render to others is really the rent we pay for our room on this earth. It is obvious that man is himself a traveler; that the purpose of this world is not "to have and to hold" but "to give and serve." There can be no other meaning.
A man who refuses light will remain in the darkness even by the side of light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let every man be master of his fate. - Khalid Masood
Man acts as though he were the sharper and the master of language, while in fact language remains the master of man. - Heidegger, Martin
No matter how happily a woman may be married, it always pleases her to discover that there is a nice man who wishes that she were not. - H.L. Mencken
No man can be a Christian and a soldier at the same time, for the two ideas are wholly incompatible. - W.E. Woodward
You have not converted a man because you have silenced him. - John Viscount Morley
If you want to see the true measure of a man, watch how he treats his inferiors, not his equals. - J. K. Rowling
No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means. - George Bernard Shaw
The world has yet to see what God will do with a man fully consecrated to Him - D.L. Moody
Stupid man produces noise; clever man produces silence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better. - Abraham Lincoln
The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot. - Salvador Dali
You have seen how a man was made a slave; you shall see how a slave was made a man. - Frederick Douglass
The most hopelessly stupid man is he who is not aware that he is wise. - Isaac Asimov
A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness. - Jean Genet
On the left side of a strong woman, stands a strong man; he is strengthened by her character. - Ellen J. Barrier
You can serve God and man in no more effective way than by getting rich; that is, if you get rich by the creative method and not by the competitive one. - Wallace D. Wattles
I tell you before God, and as an honest man, your son is the greatest composer known to me by person and repute, he has taste and what is more the greatest skill in composition." (Said to Leopold Mozart) - Joseph Haydn
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well. - Samuel Butler
Unless a man becomes the enemy of an evil, he will not even become its slave but rather its champion. - G.K. Chesterton
Solitude appeared to me as the only fit state of man. - Walter Benjamin
An awakened man who is driven by his heart and soul, can touch the heart of a woman he loves, without touching her - Angie karan
Zeit war so wertvoll, sie war das größte Geschenk, zu dem man fähig war. Jemandem seine Zeit zu schenken bedeutete, ihm einen Teil seiner Selbst zu widmen, den man nicht mehr zurücknehmen konnte. - Katharina Seck
Love is a hook; the moment a man swallows it, a woman knows she has him forever. - Matshona Dhliwayo
En enstaka glödlampa i taket kastade ett milt, gyllene ljus över de lyssnande djuren. Han hade läst hos Martin Buber att det är de mest andliga människorna som står djuren närmast. Också hos Eckehart. I Guds rike är de nära. Det är hos djuren man ska söka Gud. - Peter Høeg
Free love, man, Free Love! Which, by the way, was the single greatest concept a young man has ever heard. About three years late, women got wise an my frustration returned to normal levels. - Steve Martin
He was the ocean and I was the sand, i lived content in stillness and he washed a shore everytime, as a better man. - Nikki Rowe
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Man is an extremely complex creature: he usually acts in an unselfish manner for selfish reasons. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A man, who does not commit an evil act either, has no opportunity or the stomach. - M.F. Moonzajer
Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized. - Albert Einstein
Wherever there is great property, there is great inequality... for one very rich man, there must be at least five hundred poor. - Adam Smith
Knowledge. How curious that a man who closes his hand upon air so often thinks that he has a ruby within his grasp. - Idries Shah
Although not a very old man, I have yet lived a great deal in my life, and I have known sorrow too bitter and joy too keen to allow me to become either cast down or elated for more than a very brief period over any success or defeat. - Theodore Roosevelt
The man who never alters his opinions is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind. - William Blake
A wise man is he who does not grieve for the thing which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. - Epictetus
Man is not like other animals in the ways that are really significant: Animals have instincts, we have taxes.
All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players.They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts... - William Shakespeare
No man who was not a true gentleman at heart, ever was, since the world began, a true gentleman in manner. - Charles Dickens
Courage, self-reliance and decisiveness are the main traits that define a man. - Ogwo David Emenike
If the single man plants himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abides, this huge world will come around to him. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet have hope for the future of man - T.S. Eliot
You speak of the good conduct of your ancestors. As your own conduct is under discussion, and not theirs, I cannot see how their former good character can at all serve your present purpose. Fortunately for our country, every man stands upon his own merit. - Stephen Decatur
Mellow is the man who knows what he's been missing - Led Zeppelin
Thought: Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage. - Woody Allen
To be turned from one's course by men's opinions, by blame, and by misrepresentation shows a man unfit to hold an office. - Quintus Fabius Maximus
I am a man, and whatever concerns humanity is of interest to me. - Terence
God invented man, man invented the metric system.
Age does not mean wisdom, Do not follow the old man off the cliff. - James Pedigo
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death. - John F. Kennedy
There comes a time when a man must spit on his hands, hoist the black flag and begin slitting throats. - H. L. Mencken
Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners. And necessity has made us allies. Those whom nature hath so joined together, let no man put asunder. - John F. Kennedy
The universe is not for man alone, but is a theater of evolution for all living beings. Live and let live is its guiding principle. 'Ahimsa Paramo Dharmah' - Non-injury is the highest religion. - Virchand Gandhi
Books are not distractions. Rather, they are, and have been, the most profound and accurate mirrors man has ever crafted. - RJ Arkhipov
If you would tell me the heart of a man, tell me not what he reads, but what he rereads. - François Mauriac
In the most secret heart of every intellectual ... there lies hidden ... the hope of power, the desire to bring his ideas to reality by imposing them on his fellow man. - Lionel Trilling
What is a man, if his chief good and market of his time be but to sleep and feed? a beast, no more. - William Shakespeare
One dictum I had learned on the battlefields of France in a far distant war: You cannot save the world, but you might save the man in front of you, if you work fast enough. - Diana Gabaldon
A terrified-looking bystander, a nerdy man in a sweater, calls the police and stammers into the phone: 'A huge group of people are fighting and there's pepper spray and superheroes and I don't know. - Jon Ronson
...Actually all women are psychic. When a man cheats on a woman and lies to her, she already knows; she just lies to herself. - Josefina López
The man who has strong opinions and always says what he thinks is courageous - and friendless.
A woman impudent and mannish grown is not more loathed than an effeminate man in time of action. - William Shakespeare
It is not enough to be a man. - Compton Gage
No man is exempted from the subtle deception of doctrinal drift the man of God expects this temptation. - Gary Rohrmayer
There is scarcely anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse, and sell a little more cheaply. The person who buys on price alone is this man's lawful prey. - John Ruskin
I do not believe in God, because I believe in man. Whatever his mistakes, man has for thousands of years been working to undo the botched job your god has made. - Emma Goldman
Everybody's a self-made man; but only the successful ones are ever willing to admit it.
The stories of past courage can define that ingredient-they can teach, they can offer hope, they can provide inspiration. But they cannot supply courage itself. For this each man must look into his own soul. - John F. Kennedy
The greater a man’s folly, the greater his enslavement. The wiser a man is, the greater his freedom. - Matshona Dhliwayo
One of the great mistakes that can be made by a man of my age is to get involved in athletic competition with children--unless, of course, they are under six. And even then, stay away from hide-and-seek. - Bill Cosby
The hundred-year-old man had never let himself be irritated by people, even when there was a good reason to be, and he was not annoyed by the uncouth manner of this youth. - Jonas Jonasson
Strange, to see what delight we married people have to see these poor fools decoyed into our condition, every man and wife gazing and smiling at them. - Samuel Pepys
The child is the father of the man. - William Wordsworth
Explain it as we may, a martial strain will urge a man into the front rank of battle sooner than an argument, and a fine anthem excite his devotion more certainly than a logical discourse.
There's a pinch of the madman in every great man. - Unknown
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. - William Shakespeare
Whatever God's dream about man may be, it seems certain it cannot come true unless man cooperates. - Stella Terrill Mann
When a woman is full of cockiness, I wonder what makes her so insecure. When a man is full of ego, I wonder what he's holding onto. - Nikki Rowe
You can’t have it both ways. Either I’m Irish and can talk, or I’m a man and I can’t. - Kathy Bryson, Fighting Mad
The state is the soul of man enlarged under the microscope of history. - Will Durant
The true measure of a man is how he treats you when others are not looking. - Alessandra Torre
In every bit of honest writing in the world, there is a base theme. Try to understand men, if you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man well never leads to hate and nearly always leads to love. - John Steinbeck
I felt a hole boring through my heart. It was carving a scar that would never heal. I was a man. A man doesn't cry at lost love. Never. Instead, he turns hard. From now on, I would live up to my name"...Rattler. - Barry Andrew Chambers
Marriage is based on the theory that when man discovers a brand of beer exactly to his taste he should at once throw up his job and go work in the brewery. - George Jean Nathan
Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for the greatest fool may ask more than the wisest man can answer. - Charles Caleb Colton
O, what may man within him hide, though angel on the outward side! - William Shakespeare
When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet deep down in his private heart no man much respects himself. - Mark Twain
To use violence against a peaceful man is the greatest immorality and the biggest rot ever! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good. - Samuel Johnson
The only benefit a woman can have in talking too much is defeating a man who troubles her too much. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A man wakes up and for a few moments he experiences everything exactly as it is. Jon wrote: A man wakes up and is lucid. It doesn’t last long, though, he thought, that kind of lucidity. If it did you wouldn’t be able to stand it, it would kill you. - Ullmann, Linn
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often. - Stanislaw J. Lec
The bible when taken metaphorically, provides us the truth about god; but when taken literally, the bible provides as the truth about man. - Joey Lawsin
If people aren't on board with your dreams, there is still that one man canoe. Sail on and slay on with it. - Janna Cachola
Man rarely knows his power. - Mitch Albom The Time Keeper
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population. - Albert Einstein
A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits. - Woodrow Wilson
Costly thy habit [dress] as thy purse can buy; But not expressed in fancy - rich, not gaudy. For the apparel oft proclaims the man. - William Shakespeare
Sincerity is like traveling on a plain, beaten road, which commonly brings a man sooner to his journey's end than by-ways, in which men often lose themselves.
For a man, no more beautiful wish has ever found yet than wishing him a life full of kindness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If we assume that man actually does resemble God, then we are forced into the impossible theory that God is a coward, an idiot and a bounder. - H.L. Mencken
Compromise is only comfortable to the man who is outside the presence of God. - Joe Joe Dawson
Treat a man as he appears to be, and you make him worse. But treat a man as if he were what he potentially could be, and you make him what he should be. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Man has made remarkable strides in conquering outer space, but how futile have been his efforts in conquering inner space- the space in our hearts and minds of men. - Thomas S. Monson
A poor man knows the true value of money and will not dare waste it, but a rich man is extravagant and always looking for an opportunity to empty his pockets. - Michael Bassey Johnson
In elke man schuilt de vrouw die hij graag aan zijn zijde heeft. - Ignace Dermaux
The noble man is chiefly concerned with wisdom and friendship; of these, the former is a mortal good, the latter and immortal one. - Epicurus
For every woman who burned a bra, there's a man burning to wear one. - Miss Vera
The man with the best job in the country is the vice-president. All he has to do is get up every morning and say, 'How is the president?' - Will Rogers
We all know him to be a proud, unpleasant sort of a man; but this would be nothing if you really liked him. - Jane Austen
Ladys Never Depend On A Man To Make Your Money , Make Your Own Hustle ! - Audreanna Hidalgo
So, Slade, the swearing, the poor english and everything else is just a facade. You're really quite a deep and intelligent man, aren't you? - Dianne Harman Coyote in Provence
Every man who observes vigilantly, and resolves steadfastly, grows unconsciously into genius. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage. - Seneca
Gratitude is one of the virtues of the noble man. It is the hallmark of a life lived well. It is a trademark of the righteous man. It is an attribute that significantly impacts on your personal happiness and how sound your relationship will be with others. - Sesan Kareem
There is always hope for man or dog in life if only they be cute - Chris Pariseau
The only thing man has never done is what he hasn't thought about. - Richmond Akhigbe
Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family!
The man who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor find much fun in life. - Charles M. Schwab
A pessimist is a man who tells the truth prematurely. - Cyrano de Bergerac
Good. Coffee is good for you. It's the caffeine in it. Caffeine, we are here. Caffeine puts a man on her horse and a woman in his grave. - Ernest Hemingway
Be A Famous Person Is Difficult , But Very Difficult To Be The Intelligent Man. - Jemmy Wiratama
the onus of Connecting rightly, Conceiving brightly, Conveying quietly, and Concluding wisely are the capatencies (capacity and competence) of man - Priyavrat Thareja
The sin of man was placed on a sinless Savior. 2 Cor. 5:21 - John Paul Warren
The man died inside cannot live outside. - Sachin Kalambe
Thought, if I may put it, is the man behind the possession, appearance, things we like, things we hate and the very epitome of life. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
A man can build a home but it needs a woman to run a home. - Amit Kalantri
A man is too apt to forget that in this world he cannot have everything. A choice is all that is left him. - H. Mathews
If you observe a really happy man, you will find... that he is happy in the course of living life twenty-four crowded hours each day. - W. Beran Wolfe
Pain is slight if opinion has added nothing to it; ... in thinking it slight, you will make it slight. Everything depends on opinion. It is according to opinion that we suffer. A man is as wretched as he has convinced himself that he is. - Seneca
The possession of unlimited power will make a despot of almost any man. There is a possible Nero in the gentlest human creature that walks. - Thomas Bailey
Man is what he reads. - Joseph Brodsky
What I know most surely about morality and the duty of man I owe to sport. - Albert Camus
Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man. - J. Robert Oppenheimer
No man can rightfully be required to join, or support, an association whose protection he does not desire. - Lysander Spooner
A man can only rise, conquer, and achieve by lifting up his thoughts. - James Allen
She met a dashing man —he was, a dash. - Timothy Joshua
He'd always been a man who followed his head and not his heart.The heart was just a bloody motor.The head was meant to drive - Mario Puzo
I defended this country as a young man, and I will defend it as president. - John Kerry
When a man is in despair, it means that he still believes in something. - Dmitri Shostakovich
Every man has two lives: The first one is the one we are living now and the second one is our memories! Memories are our invisible lives. But you must know that it is your first life that creates your second life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is the only kind of varmint who sets his own trap, baits it, then steps on it. - John Steinbeck
An egotist is a man who thinks that if he hadn't been born, people would have wondered why.
There's nothing more unattractive than a man who blames predestination for his own failures and a woman who blames men for her own vulnerability...Blame thyself - Sanhita Baruah
The Son of Man saves souls. - Lailah Gifty Akita
CORPORAL, n. A man who occupies the lowest rung of the military ladder. Fiercely the battle raged and, sad to tell, Our corporal heroically fell! Fame from her height looked down upon the brawl And said: "He hadn't very far to fall." Giacomo Smith - Ambrose Bierce
I knew a man who gave up smoking, drinking, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the day he killed himself. - Johnny Carson
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because man is disunited with himself. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A confident women is the most beautiful piece of art created by god;she doesn't need a man to glorify her. - Rajkeen
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime. - Chinese Proverb
A man is getting along on the road to wisdom when he begins to realize that his opinion is just an opinion.
Man is the only animal that blushes -- or needs to. - Mark Twain
Tis a good thing to laugh at any rate, and if a straw can tickle a man, it is an instrument of happiness.
I want a man who's kind and understanding. Is that too much to ask of a millionaire? - Zsa Zsa Gabor
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been. - Alan Ashley-Pitt
A man of reason? A disinterested philosopher? I'd rather be a puppy wagging its tail. - Marty Rubin
Man is slave of emotions when they arise, and master of them when they don't. - Raheel Farooq
Dependability, integrity, the characteristic of never knowingly doing anything wrong, that you would never cheat anyone, that you would give everybody a fair deal. Character is a sort of an all-inclusive thing. If a man has character, everyone has confidence in him. - Omar Nelson Bradley
A man may say, "From now on I'm going to speak the truth." But the truth hears him and runs away and hides before he's even done speaking. - Saul Bellow
He's a sweet man whose crime was that he didn't love me quite enough, and because this wasn't much of a crime I had to make up some bigger ones. - Nick Hornby
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. - Henry David Thoreau
Friends, are you a man according to Gods definition? Have you ever placed yourself under God’s microscopic eyes? Have you examined yourself according to his standards of judgment? Does he call you a man - Sunday Adelaja
If a man cannot forget, he will never amount to much. - Soren Kierkegaard
In the spiritual body moreover, man appears such as he is with respect to love and faith, for everyone in the spiritual world is the effigy of his own love, not only as to the face and the body, but also as to the speech and the actions - Emanuel Swedenborg
There’s randomness and there’s the demand and supply ratio. And both of these combine to stop the average man from making it big. More it happens, more is our guy forced to believe in luck. Decades, my friend, you know what that does to a man. - Daya Kudari
If a man is proud of you in public, he will always be proud of you. - M.F. Moonzajer
, As for a limit to one’s labors, I, for one, do not recognize any for a high-minded man, except that the labors themselves should lead to noble accomplishments. - Alexander the Great
A man that has not dealt with his foundation cannot deal with another man's foundation. - Steven Chuks Nwaokeke
Sweet are the slumbers of the virtuous man. - Joseph Addison
To educate man is to give him a liberty for life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The power of the Executive to cast a man into prison without formulating any charge known to the law and particularly to deny him the judgement of his peers is in the highest degree odious and is the foundation of all totalitarian government whether Nazi or Communist. - Winston S. Churchill
Misunderstanding of divine truths or lack of understanding are the only things that mayprevent a man from becoming God’s representative on earth - Sunday Adelaja
And woman should stand beside man as the comrade of his soul, not the servant of his body. - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Lucky nation is the one who has at least one great progressive revolutionary man in its history! - Mehmet Murat ildan
He wrote as a young man that God's noblest gift was the gift of an inquiring mind. - John Adams
The only true wisdom lives far from mankind, out in the great loneliness, and it can be reached only through suffering. Privation and suffering alone can open the mind of man to all that is hidden to others. - Igjugarjuk
There is no such thing as a great man of God, only weak, pitiful, faithless men of a great and merciful God. - Paul David Washer
Democracy can't work. Mathematicians, peasants, and animals, that's all there is-- so democracy, a theory based on the assumption that mathematicians and peasants are equal, can never work. Wisdom is not additive; its maximum is that of the wisest man in a given group. - Robert A. Heinlein
Words of comfort, skillfully administered, are the oldest therapy known to man. - Louis Nizer
The vice president (Nixon) seems like a man who is acting like a nice man rather than being one. - Ann Whitman
All that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned, and man is at last compelled to face with sober senses his real conditions of life, and his relations with his kind.
To commit the least possible sin is the law for man. To live without sin is the dream of an angel. Everything terrestrial is subject to sin. Sin is a gravitation. - Victor Hugo
Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can’t ride you unless your back is bent. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Only beards can't make you count as a man, you need to have respect for women in your heart for that. - Moosa Rahat
Calvin Coolidge was the greatest man who ever came out of Plymouth Corner, Vermont. - Clarence Darrow
Imagine a man who doesn't believe in anything, hope for anything, doesn't love anyone. This is a description of a dead or paralyzed soul. This happens from great grief, or from an unhappy upbringing when parents make from their children's souls paralytics. - Simon Soloveychik
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it. - Oscar Wilde
It is clear that the individual who persecutes a man, his brother, because he is not of the same opinion, is a monster. - Voltaire
If a man aspires to a righteous life, his first act of abstinence if from injury to animals. - Leo Tolstoy
Always be ready to speak your mind and a base man will avoid you. - William Blake
The cosmos is a gigantic flywheel making 10,000 revolutions per minute. Man is a sick fly taking a dizzy ride on it. - H. L. Mencken
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes. - Mahatma Gandhi
How is it more for the glory of God to save man irresistibly, than to save him as a free agent, by such grace as he may either concur or resist? - John Wesley
What counts now is not just what we are against, but what we are for. Who leads us is less important than what leads us-what convictions, what courage, what faith-win or lose. A man doesn't save a century, or a civilization, but a militant party wedded to a principal can. - Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend. - Abraham Lincoln
Beware the fury of a patient man. - John Dryden
The good man is the friend of all living things. - Mahatma Gandhi
Womanly Power: Hurting a man and then making him apologize. - Rebecca Warner
Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labors in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality. - Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
Man is a hating rather than a loving animal. - Rebecca West
A man or woman becomes happy by choosing happiness every day. - Marty Rubin
I knew with certainty now—I could say no, and he would stop. Above all, I felt the fierce beauty of the choice. I knew now what it was that had held me from falling into my desire to be with him fully: I first needed to make sure he was a man who would respect my 'No. - Aspen Matis
The English instinctively admire any man who has no talent and is modest about it.
A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
An indoor man eats nothing, except that which is prepared and served by his mother with lots of insults, an outdoor man eats that which he buys, prepares, served and eaten with lots of respect. - Michael Bassey Johnson
All a man can betray is his conscience. - Joseph Conrad
I’m in a band. I don’t go to church every Sunday. I love punk rock music. Sometimes I use swear words a lot. I respect and admire gay men and women. I’m obsessed with horror films. I know what shame feels like. And guess what old man? Jesus is still my Savior. - Hayley Williams
I have discovered," he said to Charles Dewy, "that when a man marries, peace of mind and freedom go out of the window.""Well, old boy," said Charles comfortably, "that's the price we have to pay for having company in our old age and for ensuring that we have heirs to follow us. - Colleen McCullough
An ordinary man can surround himself with two thousand books and thenceforward have at least one place in the world in which it is always possible to be happy. - Augustine Birrell
My life is the story of a man who always wants to carry too much. My spiritual quest is the painful process of learning to let go of things not essential. - Gordon Atkinson
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, which is but saying in other words that he is wiser today than he was yesterday. - Alexander Pope
Nalaman kong habang lumalaki ka, maraming beses kang madadapa. Bumangon ka man ulit o hindi, magpapatuloy ang buhay, iikot ang mundo, at mauubos ang oras. - Bob Ong
A man can deceive a women, so can a woman deceive a man; but if both are deceived its LOVE! - Ramana Pemmaraju
Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace. - Albert Schweitzer
A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational. - Thomas Aquinas
nowhere in this universe does evil exist except in the mind of mankind. only man can take an idea or symbol which is so simple and innocent, and then twist it and corrupt it until it is something to hate or kill one another over. - Andrew James Pritchard
Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it. - Samuel Butler
If you have to hang a man you could have put on a better trail, you aren't entitled to own a rope. - James Hickey
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence. - Albert Einstein
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs. - Oscar Wilde
In these days, a man who says a thing cannot be done is quite apt to be interrupted by some idiot doing it. - Elbert Hubbard
A man should not leave this earth with unfinished business. He should live each day as if it was a pre-flight check. He should ask each morning, am I prepared to lift-off? - Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider
When you read,' the man whispered, 'you discover who you really are. You find traces of yourself, little pieces you didn't know were there. - Malcom McNeill
Secret of man's Mortality; Man has transformed from immortal to become a mere mortal being all because of our mental love for sex and evil. - Auliq Ice
Life consists of what man is thinking about all day. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man ought to fear is failure of cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best. - George Eliot
In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not the man to whom the idea first occurs. - Sir Francis Darwin
Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. - Bible
When fate connects an invisible thread between a man and a woman who are bound to be together, no matter how hard they try to fight against their own destiny, they can’t change what’s meant to be. - Nino Varsimashvili
If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive. - Samuel Goldwyn
One of rarest things that a man ever does is to do the best he can. - Josh Billings
When a man is at peace he is a man, when angry he is an animal. - Amit Kalantri
Reason and Justice tell me that there is more love of man in electricity and steam, than in chastity and refusal to eat meat.
All that we have achieved in life is creating a virtual reality for ourselves, while burying the actual reality! Our preference of technology over nature proves that Man is experiencing everything through the HEAD. What a pity! - Ramana Pemmaraju
All animals except man know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it. - Samuel Butler
Abuse a man unjustly, and you will make friends for him. - Edgar Watson Howe
Peace is the happy, natural state of man; war corruption, his disgrace.
Authors are the closest thing man would come to understanding God. It is a remarkable thing to conjure up a life and create its story. - Palle Oswald
But they told me a man should be faithful, and walk when not able, and fight till the end but I'm only Human. - Michael Jackson
The state was made for man, not man for state. - Albert Einstein
If we were able to distill all human experience to its essence, it would be a question on the lips of a man named Jesus. As he asked Peter, he asks all mankind, "Who do you say that I am?" "Our idea of God," observed Thomas Merton, "tells us more about ourselves than about Him. - Ron Brackin
Man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter. - Joseph Addison
You cannot measure a man by his failures. You must know what use he makes of them. What did they mean to him. What did he get out of them. - Orison Swett Marden
Man forgives woman anything save the wit to outwit him. - Minna Thomas Antrim
Not only did Jesus purposefully enter the wilderness on a regular basis but historically, God seems to prefer meeting with man in these desert regions. - Amy Layne Litzelman
When a man is able to connect with his feelings, he is able to care more. - Warren Farrell
Take hope from the heart of man, and you make him a beast of prey.
Nothing is there more friendly to a man than a friend in need. - Titus Maccius Plautus
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about himself. - Henry Adams
A girl can wait for the right man to come along but in the meantime that doesn't mean she can't have a wonderful time with all the wrong ones - Cher
Even if you are a woman who achieves the ultimate and becomes like a man, you will still always be like a woman. And as long as womanhood is thought of as something to escape from, something less than manhood, you will be thought less of, too. - Ariel Levy
Folk gråter för litet, visste de hur mycket de borde gråta skulle de aldrig sluta, börjar man gråta finns det inget slut det. - Bodil Malmsten
Tis all in pieces, all coherence gone,All just supply, and all relation;Prince, subject, father, son, are things forgot,For every man alone thinks he hath gotTo be a phoenix, and that then can beNone of that kind, of which he is, but he. - John Donne
I just never let anything bother me, man. I know myself really well. Nobody's opinion of me can shake my opinion of myself. - Ruben Studdard
I have been unable to save much money in my life. I have been in politics, and in politics an honest man does not get rich. -Sam Rayburn (whose savings at his death totaled $15,000) - Robert Caro
It is no idle phrase that man was made in God's image. There is something worth saving in the worst of us, and out of this something a new man may be fashioned. - Philip José Farmer
Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life. - Bible
Therefore from one man (Abraham) ... were born as many as the stars of the sky in multitude -- innumerable as the sand which is by the seashore. - Hebrews 11 12
Poor is the man whom is not content with what he has. - Rita Gonzalez
The shame of being a man - is there any better reason to write? - Gilles Deleuze
What therefore God hath joined together let not man put asunder. - Bible
Then none was for a party;Then all were for the state;Then the great man helped the poor,And the poor man loved the great;Then lands were fairly proportioned;Then spoils were fairly sold;The Romans were like brothersIn the brave days of old. - Thomas Babington Macaulay
I’d love to have the kind of friend who would visit me before visiting a man. Otherwise I know where I’m ranked, which is below him. - Donna Lynn Hope
Man is only miserable so far as he thinks himself so. - Jacopo Sannazaro
How frequently are the honesty and integrity of a man disposed of by a smile or a shrug. How many good and generous actions have been sunk into oblivion by a distrustful look, or stamped with the imputation of bad motives, by a mysterious and seasonable whisper!
The average man does not know what to do with his life, yet wants another one which will last forever. - Anatole France
Mercy and favor are miracles of God that give a man something he could not even dare to dream of. - Sunday Adelaja
If beheading is the medicine of headache, no man can live; why cant you find the real way out? - oladosu feyikogbon
The sleep of a laboring man is sweet. - Bible
You never know till you try to reach them how accessible men are; but you must approach each man by the right door. - Henry Ward Beecher
A man has no more character than he can command in a time of crisis. - Anonymous
Must it so be that whatever makes man happy must later become the source of his misery? - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Men may make progress, but man never changes. Man loves power and money. No matter the skin color, religion or income level. These symbols of our nation make men drunk with power, who then justify their lust for more by claiming they are public servants. - Glenn Beck
There are two levers for moving man -- interest and fear. - Napoléon Bonaparte
God has so made the mind of man that a peculiar deliciousness resides in the fruits of personal industry.
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship. - Henry Ward Beecher
We must, however, acknowledge as it seems to me, that a man with all his noble qualities...still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin. - Charles Darwin
A fool shouts charge when he should retreat, A coward shouts retreat when he should charge and a wise man knows the difference. I charge. - Tonny K. Brown
The natural ambition of woman is through marriage to climb up, leaning upon a man; but those days are gone. You shall be great without the help of any man, just as you are. - Swami Vivekananda
What art seeks to disturb is monotony of type, slavery of custom, tyranny of habit, and the reduction of man to the level of a machine. - Oscar Wilde
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand. - Hippocrates
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust less on the same amount of income. - Plato
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
The seed of every sin known to man is in my heart. - Robert Murray McCheyne
If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead. - Erma Bombeck
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Judge of a man by his questions rather than by his answers. - Voltaire
There is a correlation between the number of days since a man last had sex, and, the number of things that he is willing to do for a woman. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
No human can be preceptor. Only God can be the preceptor. God is one. He is within this human body, and He teaches, guides the man from within. He shows His sportive forms through dreams. - Sri Jibankrishna or Diamond
Each man is master of his own death, and all that we can do when the time comes is to help him die without fear of pain. - Gabriel García Márquez
Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another. - Madonna
As I know more of mankind I expect less of them, and am ready now to call a man a good man upon easier terms than I was formerly. - Samuel Johnson
I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong. - John Lennon
In all the important preparations of the mind she was complete: being prepared for matrimony by an hatred of home, restraint, and tranquillity; by the misery of disappointed affection, and contempt of the man she was to marry. - Jane Austen
Of all God's creatures there is only one that cannot be made the slave of the lash. That one is the cat. If man could be crossed with cat it would improve man, but it would deteriorate the cat. - Mark Twain
There is, perhaps, no more dangerous man in the world than the man with the sensibilities of an artist but without creative talent. With luck such men make wonderful theatrical impresarios and interior decorators, or else they become mass murderers or critics. - Dame Edna Everage
You are priceless— fearfully and wonderfully made. God shaped and modeled you in your mother's womb. God created you in his own image. You were created, redeemed, and are deeply loved and valued by God. Therefore, the man who wants to be involved with you should have to count the cost. - Michelle McKinney Hammond
I have never thought that the man of Stratford-on-Avon wrote the plays of Shakespeare. - Lewis F. Powell Jr.
Man was bestowed with intelligence, only to gauge his foolishness! - Ramana Pemmaraju
There is beauty in the soul of every man. - Lailah GiftyAkita
To be a great warrior is not enough. Flesh and blood, however skilled, can be destroyed... you must be more than just a man in minds of your opponents. - Compton Gage
Man can live about forty days without food, about three days without water, about eight minutes without air...but only for one second without hope. - Hal Lindsey
Men are allowed to have passion and commitment for their work ... a woman is allowed that feeling for a man, but not her work. - Barbra Streisand
The richest man is he who lives simply but has an abundance of love and kindness to give away. - Debasish Mridha
Don't wait for a perfect husband, love a man endlessly to make him perfect. - Debasish Mridha
The size of a man is measured by the size of the thing that makes him angry.
A man that is young in years may be old in hours if he have lost no time. - Francis Bacon
I shall never again admire a merely brave man. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself. - A. H. Weiler
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work. - Thomas A. Edison
The discovery of this strange society was a curiously refreshing thing; to realize that there were ten new trades in the world was like looking at the first ship or the first plough. It made a man feel what he should feel, that he was still in the childhood of the world. - G. K. Chesterton
The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of the common man. - Lord William Beveridge
I bought salvation from a man on the street. He said, "Go down to the beach and let the waves wash your feet. - Gabriel Rheaume
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man. - Friedrich Nietzsche
If a man does not treat you like a princess during courtship, he will not treat you like a queen during marriage. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I usually make up my mind about a man in ten seconds; and I very rarely change it. - Margaret Thatcher
If you can keep your wits about you while all others are losing theirs, and blaming you. . . . The world will be yours and everything in it, what's more, you'll be a man, my son. - Rudyard Kipling
Now if a man thus favoured died as he has lived, he will be just the one you are looking for: the only sort of person who deserves to be called happy. But mark this: until he is dead, keep the word "happy" in reserve. Till then, he is not happy, but only lucky... - Herodotus
A man is only as rich as the people around him - Brian A. Leslie
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
The perfection preached in the Gospels never yet built up an empire. Every man of action has a strong dose of egotism, pride, hardness, and cunning. But all those things will be forgiven him, indeed, they will be regarded as high qualities, if he can make of them the means to achieve great ends. - Charles de Gaulle
Chasing a man is not winning. The only thing you win is the loss of your dignity. Confidence is knowing your value, instead of expecting a man’s love to provide you with value. - Shannon L. Alder
A questioning man is already half wise. - Fakeer Ishavardas
The meekest of animals will fight bravely when it is backed against a wall, for it has nothing left to lose. A poor man is more deadly than a rich man because he puts less value on his own life.
No man is as big as his own idea. - Ray Bradbury
The agony of man is always longer than the fleeting moments of bliss. The trick is to reverse those two. - Ben Midland
The wise man does not permit himself to set up even in his own mind any comparisons of his friends. His friendship is capable of going to extremes with many people, evoked as it is by many qualities. - Charles Dudley Warner
A girlfriend is called a CRUSH of a boy because after marriage that woman is only going to crush to make juice of that man. - Anuj Somany
No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one. - Elbert Hubbard
Life is fickle; the fair man doesn't invariably win. - Mark Hodder
No man can ever be secure until he has been forsaken by Fortune. - Boethius, 522
The man who has done his level best…is a success, even though the world write him down a failure. - B.C. Forbes
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. - Desiderius Erasmus
I'm not looking for the perfect man. I'm looking for the man whose imperfections I can put up with. - Devon Ashley
There is no expedient to which a man will not go to avoid the labor of thinking. - Thomas A. Edison
A viler evil than to murder a man, is to sell him suicide as an act of virtue. A viler evil than to throw a man into a sacrificial furnace, is to demand that he leap in, of his own will, and that he build the furnace, besides. - Ayn Rand
A man is a hero, not because he is braver than anyone else, but because he is brave for ten minutes longer. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I think that, as life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time at peril of being judged not to have lived - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
I found out that when you get married the man becomes the head of the house. And the woman becomes the neck, and she turns the head any way she wants to.
Just as the light of a candle has the power to dispel darkness in a room, so also the light developed in one man can help dispel darkness in several others. - Sayagyi U Ba Khin
A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar. - Mark Twain
I don't give a damn for a man that can only spell a word one way. - Mark Twain
Write me a creature that thinks as well as a man or better than a man, but not like a man. - John W. Campbell Jr.
Old age is the most unexpected of things that can happen to a man.
It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in argument. - William G. McAdoo
A woman's heart should be so hidden in God that a man has to seek Him just to find her. - Max Lucado
...and all the people said 'What a shame that he's dead, but wasn't he a most peculiar man? - Paul Simon
In 1969 America put the man on the moon.In 2016 America put the man in the women's bathroom. - Celso Cukierkorn
Man is a plant, and its gardener. But it is only his soil that lets him rise, and it is only gardening himself, that may allow him to bear fruit. - Lars Frodesen
Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. And man can be as big as he wants. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings. - John F. Kennedy
No man knows how bad he is till he has tried very hard to be good. - C. S. Lewis
The scripture talks about man managing, ruling the earth, as the sole duty of man. - Sunday Adelaja
Where does the family start? It starts with a young man falling in love with a girl - no superior alternative has yet been found. - Winston S. Churchill
Do not seek to rule any man other than yourself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Cannot you conceive that another man may wish well to the world and struggle for its good on some other plan than precisely that which you have laid down? - Nathaniel Hawthorne
I don't guarantee you to be a good man,I promise you will be a better man - Unbekannt
I didn’t know then that young girls were a sort of poison, infectious to the man of age; and that men of age justly take woman of age to cure themselves of the diseases of youth. - Roman Payne
Employment frees man from the nightmare of unemployment, while it chains him to his employer’s dream. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I'm a man of simple tastes. I'm always satisfied with the best. - Oscar Wilde
Books appear to be frail and disposable, but they are sacred. You can burn the paper, but the stories live on. In the same way, a poor man or woman is not a burden on society, they are those who survive despite the odds—and when they don’t, they still represent those who tried. - Mohammad Zayer
there is little difference between man and beast, but what ambition and glory makes. - Margaret Cavendish
What is it that makes a seemingly rational man set out on a perilous journey knowing full well that the odds of success are quite remote and the consequences of failure are likely to be devastating? Is it pride, stubbornness, a yearning for adventure, or just a reckless disregard of reality? - Stan Turner
My knees will not tremble at the sight of a King but I will kneel down before a man of humility. - Princess Maleiha Bajunaid Candao
There is a perfect rout of characters in every man—and every man is like an actor’s trunk, full of strange creatures, new & old. But an actor and his trunk are two different things - Wallace Stevens
All animals except man know that the ultimate of life is to enjoy it. - Samuel Butler
Once a woman has forgiven a man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast. - Marlene Dietrich
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. [In regione caecorum rex est luscus.] - Desiderius Erasmus
Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter. - Benjamin Disraeli
Women speak because they wish to speak, whereas a man speaks only when driven to speak by something outside himself-like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks. - Jean Kerr
The man who pursues moral ends with unmoral means is involved in acontradiction of motives, and nullifies the object at which he aims,since he denies it by his actions. - Fredrich Von Bernhardi
Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic. - Anaïs Nin
For what's the use of talking with a man who has a disease and thinks about the stars? - Bertolt Brecht
Distribution should undo excess, and each man have enough. - William Shakespeare
The excellence of the soul is understanding; for the man who understands is conscious, devoted, and already godlike. - Hermes Trismegistus
Ambition is not what a man would do, but what a man does, for ambition without action is fantasy. - Bryant McGill
Intelligence and stupidity have equal chance of taking a man to divinity! The blind nature has no such distinctions. - Thiruman Archunan
No man resolved to make the most of himself has time to waste on personal contention. - Abraham Lincoln
A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more than even the whole man—he must view the man in his world. - Harvey Williams Cushing
Morning is sweet and always like a beautiful women, evening always shines like a man. - Biju Karakkonam Nature and Wild life Photographer
The strongest man in the world is he who stands alone. - Henrik Ibsen
A King (as such) is not a great man. He has great power, but it is not his own. - William Hazlitt
We bear the world and we make it... There was never a great man who had not a great mother - it is hardly an exaggeration. - Olive Schreiner
Nature is not mute; it is man who is deaf. - Terence McKenna
A man always remembers his first love with special tenderness, but after that he begins to bunch them. - H. L. Mencken
I care for riches, to make giftsTo friends, or lead a sick man back to healthWith ease and plenty. Else small aid is wealthFor daily gladness; once a man be doneWith hunger, rich and poor are all as one. - Euripides
It is always better to identify the true intention of a person by his/her action (deeds) than his/her words, and invariably more when a man propagates often about the importance of success, happiness and respect for women in life. - Anuj Somany
2 homeless people in love are hapeir than a wealthy man alone in his castle - Ron Riccota
Everything has an advantage and disadvantage but, choose an option that will bring you back to the track. Even if you see a poor man on the street choose an option that will left you up, but don't just choose, apply action. - Ben Bereng
An insecure woman chases love; a confident woman invites a man to find her. - Shannon L. Alder
Fame is the worst pain known to man. It’s stronger than heroin. - Nicki Minaj
The three most important parts a man has are, briefly, his private parts, his money and his religious beliefs. - Samuel Butler
When a woman behaves like a man, why doesn't she behave like a nice man?
How use doth breed a habit in a man! - William Shakespeare
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age. - Robert Frost
...But separate a man from his car- that's inhuman.
Beware of no man more than yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us. - G. K. Chesterton
Be who you are. If a man, be one. If woman, be so. The gender-change, behaviour or role, is a mind-made turd. As illusory as this world. - Fakeer Ishavardas
What an absurd thing it is to pass over all the valuable parts of a man, and fix our attention on his infirmities. - Joseph Addison
That which the dream shows is the shadow of such wisdom as exists in man, even if during his waking state he may know nothing about it... We do not know it because we are fooling away our time with outward and perishing things, and are asleep in regard to that which is real within ourself. - Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus
They say as brave as lion, they say as clever as fox, they say as friendly as dog but nobody says as something good as man. - Amit Kalantri
When a man has learned how to remain alone with his suffering, how to overcome his longing to flee, then he has little left to learn. - Albert Camus
205. A greedy man will always find himself in the shackles of humility.
Latin is already a dead language, man... don't make it any deader. - Jerry Scott
There is a solitude, which each and every one of us has always carried with him, more inaccessible than the ice-cold mountains, more profound than the midnight sea; the solitude of self. Our inner being, which we call ourself, no eye nor touch of man or angel has ever pierced. - Elizabeth Cady Stanton
If you don't want a man to lie,don't force him to reply. - Volodymyr Knyr
Man goeth to his long home. - Bible
If a man whistles at you, don't turn around. You are a lady not a dog. - Niall Horan
A good man measures his life not in the number of his years but in the quality of his friends. - Todd Stocker
What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. - Bob Dylan
You can't really expect a 22-year-old girl to react the same way as a man 24 years older than her. - Rachel Hunter
A man who believes everything can be explained by science is just as ignorant as someone who believes everything can be explained by religion. - Zack W. Van
No man was ever a great success traveling an easy pre-made road. All great things REQUIRE sweat, tears and maybe even some blood spilled to be accomplished. The average man walks the easy road, the innovators CREATE the road! - Levon Peter Poe
Every man is thoroughly happy twice in his life: just after he has met his first love, and just after he has left his last one. - H. L. Mencken
Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly bigger man to acknowledge instantly and without reservation that he is in error.
I am a man of fixed and unbending principles, the first of which is to flexible at all times. - Everett Mckinley Dirkson
When I hear a man say that his childhood was the happiest time of his life, I think (puff) my friend, you have had a pretty poor life. - Winston S. Churchill
You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything, he's no longer in your power - he's free again. - Alexander Solzhenitsyn
In Biblical times, a man could have as many wives as he could afford. Just like today. - Abigail Van Buren
Ich bin lieber eine Frau als ein Mann. Frauen dürfen weinen, hübsche Kleider tragen, und sie werden als Erste von einem sinkenden Schiff gerettet.I'm glad that I'm a woman and not a man. Women are allowed to cry and to wear pretty dresses, and they are the first to be saved from a sinking ship. - Antonia Rau
Strong feelings do not necessarily make a strong character. The strength of a man is to be measured by the power of the feelings he subdues not by the power of those which subdue him. - William Carleton
The mandate of God to man, believers and unbelievers alike is that they should manage the earth for God. - Sunday Adelaja
Many a man who falls in love with a dimple make the mistake of marrying the whole girl. - Evan Esar
Actually he looks like a nice young man, and perhaps can't be blamed for his crass conception of women since all men think that way. I've met only one who appreciated me as a human being and even he didn't really. - Elin Wägner
Violence is the tool of the barbarian; aggression is the method of the primitive; bloodshed is the way of the savage; cruelty is the manner of the brutish! To be called as a ‘civilised,’ man must be peaceable! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man must properly pay the fiddler. In my case it so happened that a whole symphony orchestra had to be subsidized. - John Barrymore
Harding was not a bad man, he was just a slob. - Alice Roosevelt Longworth
There is no better deliverance from the world than through art; and a man can form no surer bond with it than through art. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man who builds his own pedestal had better use strong cement. - Anna Quindlen
The real home of man is not his house but the road. Life itself is a travel that has to be done by foot. - Bruce Chatwin
The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives. - Albert Einstein
You can go a hundred miles a second Don't have to drive no lousy cab Got everything you want and more man And the King picks up the tab You walk around on streets of gold all day And you never have to listen To what these customers say and I know... - Marc Cohn
According to the philosopher Andre Comte-Sponville: The wise man has nothing left to expect or to hope for. Because he is entirely happy, he needs nothing. Because he needs nothing, he is entirely happy. - Matthieu Ricard
Man flieht nicht, weil man Angst hat, sondern man hat Angst, weil man flieht. - William James
On Andrew Jackson: "His native strength compelled every man to be his tool that came within his reach; and the more cunning the individual might be, it served only to make him a sharper tool. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite. - John Kenneth Galbraith
The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession, what there is of it. - Mark Twain
Jazz is not just 'Well, man, this is what I feel like playing.' It's a very structured thing that comes down from a tradition and requires a lot of thought and study. - Wynton Marsalis
Every man should care (be concerned) about these three things: Which station have I come from? Which station did I get off? Which station am I going to? - Dada Bhagwan
Talking and eloquence are not the same thing: to speak, and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork. - Edward Abbey
Every man love to see a world full of women and girls; even if it costs him killing every man in the world. - M.F. Moonzajer
Tell all the Truth but tell it slant--Success in Circuit liesToo bright for our infirm DelightThe Truth's superb surpriseAs Lightning to the Children easedWith explanation kindThe Truth must dazzle graduallyOr every man be blind-- - Emily Dickinson
As long as man has pride, he will appear unattractive and no one will be attracted to him. He may have a handsome face, his pride makes him unattractive. - Dada Bhagwan
Life is Not a perpetual climb towards Greatness.For our family, ourselves, and friends,It is but sad Decay, so,Let every girl die after her Hebé (Ἥβη).And every man after his Aristeia(ἀριστεία). - Roman Payne
Results for "A man is like a cat; chase him and he'll run; sit still and ignore him and he'll come purring at your feet - Helen Rowland
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. - Mark Twain
The first kiss is stolen by the man; the last is begged by the woman. - H. L. Mencken
The soul of man is immortal and imperishable. - Plato
That there should one Man die ignorant who had capacity for Knowledge, this I call a tragedy. - Thomas Carlyle
There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before. - Robert Lynd
To be a great man think like them and behave like them but do not repeat their mistakes - Mohammed Sekouty
The concept of Free Will makes no sense unless associated, somehow or the other, with Absolute Determinism; it is just as a man cannot walk without gravity arresting and spurring his pace simultaneously. - Raheel Farooq
I remember sitting and meditating beside a slow flowing river in India, and I got the feeling that this river could teach me all the secrets of the mystery of life. If we learn to surrender to a stone, a flower, to a man, to a woman, or a river, it becomes a door to the Whole. - Swami Dhyan Giten
A critic is a man who knows the way but can't drive the car. - Kenneth Tynan
Auch die Galaxis lockt mich nicht mehr und das Reisen hat auch keinen Reiz, wenn man nicht weiß wohin man heimkehren kann. - Stanisław Lem
A man that is focused on his purpose always saves his time. - Sunday Adelaja
what makes me human; is my mistakes and that i resemble humanbeings...,What makes me a Man is that i am selfish,powerful,minded and stubborn - Sephiwe Mduduzi Msiza
The biggest changes in a women's nature are brought by love; in man, by ambition - Rabindranath Tagore
To march over dead man, to hear without concern the groans of the wounded, I say few men can stand such scenes unless steeled by habit or fortified by military pride. - Nathanael Greene
The cynic is one who never sees a good quality in a man, and never fails to see a bad one. He is a human owl, vigilant in darkness, and blind to light, mousing for vermin, and never seeing noble game. - Henry Ward Beecher
A man who wants to do something will find a way; a man who doesn't will find an excuse. - Stephen Dooley, Jr.
The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it. - James M. Barrie
Man loves pleasure. But women desire purposeful commitment. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Rain touching our hand becomes a little bit salty! Man touching wisdom becomes a little bit wiser! More touches take more from the touched! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are many who wish to be masters over others. Rare indeed is the man who wishes to be master of himself - Radhe Maa
Any man who, having a child or children he can't support, proceeds to have another should be sterilized at once. - H. L. Mencken
She's the only man in my cabinet.
A thinking man can never be brave. - Manoj Vaz
Quit hating and trying to be like the next man. Get on your own grind & be better than the next man, whether you gotta hustle, work a job or whatever just do you. - Surgeo Bell
The shortest horror story:The last man on Earth sat alone in a room. There was a knock on the door. - Frederic Brown
A truly free man is not free 'from' anything, nor free 'to' anything, he is just free. Free within himself. - Ilyas Kassam
Like birds leaving the dangerous places man must also leave his dangerous ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Beware of the man whose God is in the skies. - George Bernard Shaw
When a man is prey to his emotions, he is not his own master. - Baruch Spinoza
My daughter asked if the boogie man was scary. I said, "Not as scary as the boogie woman. - Randy Kagan
The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils; The motions of his spirit are dull as night, And his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted.
I'm a word man. See, there's this theory about the nature of tragedy, that Aristotle didn't mean catharsis for the audience but a purgation of emotions for the actors themselves. The audience is just a witness to the event taking place on stage. - Jim Morrison
Max Lucado says that ‘A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.’ That is true and a man who wants to find out the truth must also do the same thing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Aren't I enough for you?' she asked.'No,' he said. 'You are enough for me, as far as a woman is concerned. You are all women to me. But I wanted a man friend, as eternal as you and I are eternal.'(Women in Love) - D.H. Lawrence
Even a man who had survived a hundred battle can break in his hundred-and-first. - George R.R. Martin
The way to procure insults is to submit to them: a man meets with no more respect than he exacts. - William Hazlitt
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies. - Oscar Wilde
It is entirely seemly for a young man killed in battle to lie mangled by the bronze spear. In his death all things appear fair. But when dogs shame the gray head and gray chin and nakedness of an old man killed, it is the most piteous thing that happens among wretched mortals. - Homer
A man should never put on his best trousers when he goes out to battle for freedom and truth. - Henrik Ibsen
In the prison of his daysTeach the free man how to praise - W.H. Auden
The average man is hooked to his fellow men, while the warrior is hooked only to infinity. - Carlos Castaneda
With one day's reading a man may have the key in his hands. - Ezra Pound
The man had a smooth voice, like velvet. I’m Detective Inspector Me. Unusual name, I know. My family were incredibly narcissistic. I’m lucky I escaped with any degree of humility at all, to be honest, but then I’ve always managed to exceed expectations. - Derek Landy
So it is more useful to watch a man in times of peril, and in adversity to discern what kind of man he is; for then at last words of truth are drawn from the depths of his heart, and the mask is torn off, reality remains. - Titus Lucretius Carus
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
My whole life have been treated like a donkey. All I want is that one of mine - at least one - should live like a man. - Aravind Adiga
No man can ever admire a woman the way she admires herself. - Meeta Ahluwalia
Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory. - Orison Swett Marden
He who has never failed somewhere. . . that man can not be great. - Herman Melville
DEINOTHERIUM, n. An extinct pachyderm that flourished when the Pterodactyl was in fashion. The latter was a native of Ireland, its name being pronounced Terry Dactyl or Peter O'Dactyl, as the man pronouncing it may chance to have heard it spoken or seen it printed. - Ambrose Bierce
One man who has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men haven't and don't. - George Bernard Shaw
You know I’m the first rapper to adopt a tabby cat. You know I adopted straight from the ASPCA, you feel me? Just breaking the boundaries, man, showing everybody it’s okay to be yourself. Embrace yourself. Embrace your health. Ayyy! Just continue to love yourself and accept. - Brandon McCartney
Life requires of man spiritual elasticity, so that he may temper his efforts to the chances that are offered. - Viktor E. Frankl
The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive - Albert Einstein
A fine quotation is a diamond on the finger of a man of wit, and a pebble in the hand of a fool. - Joseph Roux
The works which this leaves behind him occupy a few pages only; their importance is not greatly superior to their extent; and yet his name will shine out with lustre in the history of the sciences.{Cuvier on Joseph Banks} Georges Cuvier - man
Man can only feel the forest when the forest cannot feel man. - GonzoBilly
The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything. - Theodore Roosevelt
The superior man is satisfied and composed; the mean man is always full of distress. - Confucius
It drives on with a courage which is stronger than the storm. It drives on with a mercy which does not quail in the presence of death. It drives on as proof, a symbol, a testimony that man is created in the image of God and that valour and virtue have not perished in the British race.
An intelligent man [doesn’t] know everything, he simply [knows] how to look everything up quickly and efficiently." - , Songs of the Dancing Gods - Jack Chalker
His life was gentle; and the elements So mixed in him, that Nature might stand up, And say to all the world, THIS WAS A MAN! - William Shakespeare
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her. - Oscar Wilde
A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it; it would be hell on earth. - George Bernard Shaw
Man survives earthquakes, epidemics, the horrors of disease, and agonies of the soul, but all the time his most tormenting tragedy has been, is, and will always be, the tragedy of the bedroom. - Leo Tolstoy
INDIGESTION, n. A disease which the patient and his friends frequently mistake for deep religious conviction and concern for the salvation of mankind. As the simple Red Man of the western wild put it, with, it must be confessed, a certain force: "Plenty well, no pray; big bellyache, heap God." - Ambrose Bierce
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil. - C.S. Lewis
Men merry women hoping they'll never change. Women marry man hoping they will. - David Mitchell
Medicine directly to the disease doesn't work, rather, the root cause needs to be diagnosed! Similarly the evil deeds of Man can never be fixed unless the evil heart behind it, is fixed at the first place! - Ajay Chandan
A man who does not doubt the courage of a woman, is a man that is subjugated by her will and allure. - Lionel Suggs
And the man who dreamt of flight has tripped and fallen in a hole. - Shaun Hick
Pride leads to down fall o f man. - Lailah Gifty Akita
If I can put one touch of rosy sunset into the life of any man or woman, I shall feel that I have worked with God. - G.K. Chesterton
A conscientious man would be cautious how he dealt in blood. - Edmund Burke
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies. - Jane Austen
The desire to take medicine is perhaps the greatest feature which distinguishes man from animals. - Sir William Osler
Every man is the builder of a temple called his body. - Henry David Thoreau
If a man has so much heat he burns your skin when he touches you, he's the devil. Run away - Sarah Addison Allen
When youre sharing a foxhole with another man, you don't worry about what color he is, just whether or not he will protect your back - Lee Benson
No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks. - Mary Shelley
When a dog bites a man, that is not news, because it happens so often. But if a man bites a dog, that is news. - John B. Bogart
I would put myself in the attitude to look in the eye an abstract truth, and I cannot. I blench and withdraw on this side and on that. I seem to know what he meant who said, No man can see God face to face and live. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
If a man does not die in the womb or perish at birth, God has a great purpose for him. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Some women have kissed—and some are kissing—a lot of frogs, even though the very first man that they have each kissed was and is still a prince. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The need for beauty and the [artistic] creation which embodies it is inseparable from man, and without it man would possibly not want to live in the world. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is. - Albert Camus
Woman? Is that meant to insult me? I would return the slap, if I took you for a man. - Daenerys Targaryen - George R.R. Martin
No man ever listened himself out of a job. - Calvin Coolidge
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand,the spines of others are often stiffened.
Many of my movies have strong female leads- brave, self-sufficient girls that don't think twice about fighting for what they believe with all their heart. They'll need a friend, or a supporter, but never a savior. Any woman is just as capable of being a hero as any man. - Hayao Miyazaki
Even when repressed, inequality grows; only the man who is below the average in economic ability desires equality; those who are conscious of superior ability desire freedom, and in the end superior ability has its way. - Will Durant
Look here, said Will. When a man comes to me for advice about an idea, I know he doesn’twant advice. He wants me to agree with him. And if I want to keep his friendship I tell him his idea isfine and go ahead. But I like you and you’re a friend of my family, so I’m going to stick my neck out. - John Steinbeck
Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him. - Aldous Huxley
"Alf Todd," said Ukridge, soaring to an impressive burst of imagery, "has about as much chance as a one- armed blind man in a dark room trying to shove a pound of melted butter into a wild cat's left ear with a red-hot needle." - P. G. Wodehouse
I think Jesus was a compassionate, super-intelligent gay man who understood human problems. On the cross, he forgave the people who crucified him. Jesus wanted us to be loving and forgiving. I don't know what makes people so cruel. Try being a gay woman in the Middle East -- you're as good as dead. - Elton John
Public opinion is a weak tyrant compared with our own private opinion. what a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate. - Henry David Thoreau
Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man. - Rabindranath Tagore
Man kann einem Mann seine Stunden abkaufen, man kann ihm seine Tage stehlen oder ihm sein ganzes Leben rauben. Aber niemand kann einem Mann auch nur einen einzigen Augenblick nehmen. - Robert Seethalerler
A wise man travels to discover himself. - James Russell Lowell
Just because I have rice on my clothes doesn't mean I've been to a wedding. A chinese man threw up on me. - Phyllis Diller
Religion is not a bridge between God and Man; it is the Great Wall of China between them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be always intending to live a new life, but never find time to set about it - this is as if a man should put off eating and drinking from one day to another till he be starved and destroyed. - Sir Walter Scott
"Think as I think" said the man, "or you are abominable. You are a toad." And after I had thought on it, I said "I will then, be a toad."
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
If man will understand the real essence of staying in the solitude with his Maker alone, he will never spend all his time with the crowd always - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The quality which makes man want to write and be read is essentially a desire for self-exposure and masochism. Like one of those guys who has a compulsion to take his thing out and show it on the street. - James Jones
In the land of the blind the one eyed man is king. In the darkness the man with a candle is an easy target. - Michael Grant
To know the cause why music was ordain'd! Was it not to refresh the mind of a man after his studies or his usual pain? - William Shakespeare
Knowledge, understanding, and wisdom is naught to the man who is incapable of applying it. - Joshua Romqn
An educated man believing in a this-that vile sky-god rewarding him-her, but punishing your enemies with hell and fire, is uneducated. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Man has been bestowed with all the senses, Alas! What a drama, we are yet to know the art of using it! - Ramana Pemmaraju
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education. - Plato
If a man can tell if he's been successful in his life by having great friends, then I have been very successful. - Johnny Ramone
What a man Balzac would have been if he had known how to write. - Gustave Flaubert
No man has the right to dictate what other men should perceive, create or produce, but all should be encouraged to reveal themselves, their perceptions and emotions, and to build confidence in the creative spirit. - Ansel Adams
A Man Without A Goal Is A Man Without A Future. - Godfrey Orateng
Dear George, remember no man is a failure who has friends. - It's a Wonderful Life
war grows out of desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow man. - Napoleon Hill
Ideals are like stars: you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the ocean desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny. - Carl Schurz
The man whom no one pleases is much more unhappy than the man who pleases no one. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
With love a man can live longer - Uche Daniel Oluwaseun
Philosophy does not promise to secure anything external for man, otherwise it would be admitting something that lies beyond its proper subject-matter. For as the material of the carpenter is wood, and that of statuary bronze, so the subject-matter of the art of living is each person's own life. - Epictetus
Last weekend a young man asked me how I remain so positive. It seems all the negativity in the world doesn’t affect you, he said. I had no more than a minute with the young man so I offered this: It’s all about where you choose to put your attention, and I choose to be happy. - Jason Mraz
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be. - Voltaire
A liberal is a man who leaves the room when the fight begins. - Heywood Broun
When the doors of perception are cleansed, man will see things as they truly are, infinite. - William Blake
Honesty is the best policy; but he who is governed by that maxim is not an honest man.
be a woman of confidence and self-respect; give a man a reason worth fighting for. - Nikki Rowe
Hate not a man for his tardiness for the only thing that is on time is; time it self. - Xela Ffonrims
Marrying a man is like buying something you've been admiring for a long time in a shop window. You may love it when you get home, but it doesn't always go with everything in the house. - Jean Kerr
Some people are just quitters, man they just give up, and the rest of us are dreamers without any luck. - Danny Aspinall
Before marriage, a man will lay down his life for you; after marriage he won't even lay down his newspaper. - Helen Rowland
I believe in my mask-- The man I made up is meI believe in my dance-- And my destiny - Sam Shepard
We elected a man who knows how to build walls when we needed someone who knows how to build bridges. - DaShanne Stokes
To live in a state of liberty is not to live apart from law. It is, on the contrary, to live under the highest law, the only law that can really profit a man, the law which is consciously and deliberately imposed by himself on himself. - Auberon Herbert
When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened. - Billy Graham
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
The Church is Christ’s witness to the world of a loving savior and His redemptive plan for man. - John Paul Warren
If a man takes no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand. - Confucius
historical arguments; traditional apologetics breaks down here. Since man is here dealing with God and this by definition means with the invisible, impalpable, uncontrollable, only one attitude is appropriate and required : believing trust, trusting faith. - Hans Küng
No man understands a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents. - Ezra Pound
One man may hit the mark, another blunder; but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs. - Aldous Huxley
A man is not for you when all he knows is to slam your back on the bed and ram into you like a wild fool. The interested ones are the ones so interested that they become very interested in only interesting things about you. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The characteristic common to God and man is apparently that: the desire and the ability to make things. - Dorothy Sayers
A man can be knocked down a thousand times and can still get back up, but when he puts himself down he has defeated himself more than a million others could have done. - Stephen Richards
And this man, who had sailed round Europe and navigated the Great Northern Route, leaned happily over half a ladleful of thin oatmeal kasha, cooked entirely without fat - just oats and water. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
When we try to focus our thought upon One who is pure uncreated being we may see nothing at all, for He dwelleth in light that no man can approach unto. Only by faith and love are we able to glimpse Him as He passes by our shelter in the cleft of the rock. - A.W. Tozer
I never ask a man what his business is, for it never interests me. What I ask him about are his thoughts and dreams. - H.P. Lovecraft
The reason that man is seldom satisfied with his salary is that when it increases, he increases his expenses. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Quinn wanted to make her see that people didn't live like this; but what was the use. No one was going to get her away from Bird Man out there. - Thomas McGuane
I have to think hard to name an interesting man who does not drink.
A wise man need only the guidance of his own heart. - Tyler J. Hebert
Imagination is a quality that was given to man compensate him from whats not. The sense of humor was given to console him from what is. - Oscar Wilde
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself? - Anaïs Nin
The free man does what he likes in his working time and in his spare time what is required of him. The slave does what he is obliged to do in his working time and what he likes only when he is not at work. - Eric Gill
A man after his own heart. - Bible
The fact is that my native land is a prey to barbarism, that in it men's only God is their belly, that they live only for the present, and that the richer a man is the holier he is held to be. - Saint Jerome
In a patriarchal society, one of the most important functions of the institution of the family is to make feel like a somebody whenever he is in his own yard a man who is a nobody whenever he is in his employer’s yard. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Nothing in the world will take away persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than an unsuccessful man with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. - Calvin Coolidge
People must understand that science is inherently neither a potential for good nor for evil. It is a potential to be harnessed by man to do his bidding. - Glenn T. Seaborg
Describing Robert Bunsen:As an investigator he was great, as a teacher he was greater, as a man and friend he was greatest. - Henry Enfield Roscoe
My heart leaps up when I beholdA rainbow in the sky:So was it when my life began;So is it now I am a man; - William Wordsworth
The man who follows the crowd will get no farther than the crowd. A man who walks alone is likely to get places no one has ever been before.
What does reason demand of a man? A very easy thing--to live in accord with his nature. - Seneca
As soon as any man says of the affairs of the State "What does it matter to me?" the State may be given up for lost. - Jean Jacques Rousseau
The fool wonders, the wise man asks. - Benjamin Disraeli
If a man asks me for my loyalty...I will give him my honesty.If a man asks me for my honesty...I will give him my loyalty! - John Boyd
There is nothing displays the quickness of genius more than a dispute - as two diamonds, encountering, contribute to each other's lustre. But perhaps the odds are against the man of taste in this particular.
Clothing doesn't really change a man. But it changes how others react to him. - Brandon Sanderson
Anyone who loves money loves a good thing,but anyone who is in love with money is an evil man. - Crystal Wolf
. . .the young man who rings the bell at the brothel is unconsciously looking for God. - Bruce Marshall
If a politician obtained a great wealth after he has been elected, his being an immoral corrupt man is not a possibility but it is a self-evident reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I decided to do the easy task of changing situations and conditions by being a hero, than staying back to do the difficult task of changing people by being just a man. - Amit Kalantri
A man has to be very understanding and put his wife first before himself. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious. - P. G. Wodehouse
Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys. If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it. - Fyodor Dostoevsky
In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation. - Simone de Beauvoir
Not being a man of means, I knew that if I did not stay sober enough to earn money, I would run out of liquor. - Alcoholics Anonymous
Your ego is everything man about yourself - Jeremy Aldana
If there be any truer measure of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives.
We have to combine, certainly, but if we combine to fight on the idea of each man making more money for himself, then we end by fighting one another. And that's the trouble now... human dealings are founded - founded - not on money but on what is fair and just all round. - Neil M. Gunn
If monkey became a man, then a man can become a hero. - Amit Kalantri
Man, if you have to ask what it [jazz] is, you’ll never know. - Louis Armstrong
Virtues are formed by prayer.Prayer preserves temperance. Prayer suppresses anger. Prayer prevents emotions of pride and envy.Prayer draws into the soul the Holy Spirit, and raises man to Heaven. - St. Ephrem of Syria
Woman's degradation is in mans idea of his sexual rights. Our religion, laws, customs, are all founded on the belief that woman was made for man. - Elizabeth Cady Stanton
What a Christian portrays in his art is the totality of life. Art is not to be a vehicle for self-conscious evangelism. Christians ought not to be threatened by fantasy and imagination. The Christian is the really free man. He is free to have imagination. - Francis A. Schaeffer
It is strange how you shall hate a man, and yet pity him from the depths. - Richard Llewellyn
A set and concrete term of attaining a plan mobilizes a man to fulfill it. - Sunday Adelaja
The intellect, like all cultural values, has created an aristocracy based on the possession of rational culture and independent of all personal ethical qualities of man. The aristocracy of intellect is hence an unbrotherly aristocracy. - Max Weber
But then arises the doubt, can the mind of man, which has, as I fully believe been developed from a mind as low as that possessed by the lowest animal, be trusted when it draws such grand conclusions? - Charles Darwin
There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives to his life by the unfolding of his powers. - Erich Fromm
A man should never be ashamed to own he has been wrong, which is but saying, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday. - Alexander Pope
...a man may be a patriot without risking his own life or sacrificing his health. There are plenty of lives less valuable.
A critic is a legless man who teaches running.
Non-violence does not signify that man must not fight against the enemy, and by enemy is meant the evil which men do, not the human beings themselves. - Mahatma Gandhi
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Habit is habit, and not to be flung out the window by man, but coaxed downstairs, a step at a time. - Mark Twain
The man with toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound.The poverty stricken man makes the same mistake about the rich man. - George Bernard Shaw
Expectation is an anchor, a heavy burden every man is to first carry and then overcome if he is to ever reach the shorelines of his dreams. - Peter S. Fogg
To a homeless man, home is literally where the heart is. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The man who doesn't read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them. - Mark Twain
Every man is hero and an oracle to somebody, and to that person, whatever he says has an enhanced value. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior. - Socrates
Tempt not a desperate man.
But they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree. - Bible
Our long wanderings have made a man out of him, too. They have not only strengthened his frame and hardened his constitution, but they have given stability to his character. He is thoughtful and prudent, and his advice will always be valuable, while of his courage I have no doubt. - G.A. Henty
Wars bring the best out of men, it can b good for some, bad for others but it is the best that man can offer - Nauman Khan
Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is. - Albert Camus
Respect can be offered and is deserved by a homeless man and so by a president. - Unarine Ramaru
How you act on the worst time is make you the wise man of best time. - Bhagat Negi
Worse is man who abandons himself - Amit Gupta
Storm destroys, man also destroys, so man is a storm too! But contrary to storm, man can learn no to destroy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future. - Plutarch
As a man without forethought scarcely deserves the name of a man, so forethought without reflection is but a metaphorical phrase for the instinct of a beast.- (1772-1834) - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Destination is, ideally, where one should stop; and ideally, one should not stop. Practically, destination of a great man is where he wants to stop; of a common man, where he has to. The one ends with Will, the other with Reason. Morality is always pursued, never reached! - Raheel Farooq
101 Reason why its its great to be a woman : Since the advent of feminism, we can publicly ogle male bodies and not be called sexist. If a man indulges in this behavior over a picture of naked woman, he is a sexist pig, and recompense must be demanded for this slight on womankind. - Summersdale Publishers
The man who gives the world fusion, will give the world everything. - Utsav Shrestha
what risk to a common man is an opportunity for a wise - Ratan Jeet
If a man doesn't know how to dance he doesn't know how to make love, there I said it! - Craig Ferguson
If he had the earth for his pasture and the sea for his pond, he would be a pauper still. He only is rich who owns the day. There is no king, rich man, fairy or demon who possesses such power as that.Mentioned inSixty Days and Counting, by Kim Stanley Robinson - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thought: why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only for food: frequently there must be a beverage. - Woody Allen
I love men. I also hate men; I wouldn't want to be in a world without them but I have to say, it's not a compliment to know a man wants to sleep with you. It's only a compliment when he will go to great lengths for you. - Donna Lynn Hope
How can the creation challenge and control the Creator? Oh mortal man, know that there is an immortal God with an immortal power! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
A man with a finite life can only dream to have an infinite journey and the good news is that any dream has the potential to turn into a reality - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them. - Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
The life of man is the true romance, which when it is valiantly conduced, will yield the imagination a higher joy than any fiction. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is the mind that makes the man. - Ovid
Say little, and love much; give all; judge no man; aspire to all that is pure and good. - White Eagle
When a man becomes a writer, I think he takes a sacred obligation to produce beauty and enlightenment and comfort at top speed. - Kurt Vonnegut
A brave man dies but once, a coward many times. - Native American Proverb
Love is greater than marriage, love is the greater thing while marriage, though noble and honorable, is questionable in its origins. I question the creations of man, I do not question the masterpieces of God. - C. JoyBell C.
There is a secret layer of humanity that lies just beneath the surface of man, a secret layer where our fears and insecurities hide, that when touched in this secret place men and woman are somehow liberated. - David Riggins
Maupassant is a man of mitigating circumstances, the lawyer who can bring the jurors around by demonstrating that they too could have committed such a crime. We are all murderers. - Philippe Lejeune
In poverty a man is alone. But with prosperity, He has many friends. - Lailah Gifty Akita
In his private heart no man respects himself. - Mark Twain
Rascals are always sociable, and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others company. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Give not over thy soul to sorrow; and afflict not thyself in thy own counsel. Gladness of heart is the life of man and the joyfulness of man is length of days. - Ecclesiastes
In Einstein's theory of relativity the observer is a man who sets out in quest of truth armed with a measuring-rod. In quantum theory he sets out with a sieve. - Sir Arthur Eddington
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor. - Seneca
Man is an artifact designed for space travel. He is not designed to remain in his present biologic state any more than a tadpole is designed to remain a tadpole. - William S. Burroughs
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man. - Mark Twain
Never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. People will take you very much at your own reckoning. - Anthony Trollope
The superior man is modest in his speech but exceeds in his actions. - Confucius
I'm a weak man, Navani. I really am. If I give myself a few feet of leeway, I burst through all of my prohibitions. - Dalinar Kholin
The expensive car you bought doesn’t matter, but the way you treated the sales man did. - Sheila Burke
Avoid the man without compassion, because he ain’t a man surely! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man may be so much of everything that he is nothing of anything. - Samuel Johnson
Nowhere can a man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
Nothing is more like a wise man than a fool who holds his tongue. - Saint Francis de Sales
The man unwilling to brave the test has already shown himself to be much more craven than the man who fails. - Brandon Mull
To make a man a saint, it must indeed be by grace; and whoever doubts this does not know what a saint is, or a man. - Blaise Pascal
A promising young man should go into politics so that he can go on promising for the rest of his life. - Robert Byrne
I am a man of principle, and one of my basic principles is flexibility.
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. - Walt Disney
There's one way to find out if a man is honest-ask him. If he says, "Yes," you know he is a crook. - Groucho Marx
Nothing is as irritating to a shy man as a confident girl. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
This only is certain, that there is nothing certain; and nothing more miserable and yet more arrogant than man. - Pliny the Elder
People are fond of spouting out the old clich%uFFFD about how Van Gogh never sold a painting in his lifetime. Somehow his example serves to justify to us, decades later, that there is somehow merit in utter failure. Perhaps, but the man did commit suicide. - Hugh Macleod
Kill a man and you're a murderer. Kill many and you're a conqueror. Kill them all, you're a god. - Jean Rostand
Up, lad: thews that lie and cumberSunlit pallets never thrive;Morns abed and daylight slumberWere not meant for man alive. - A.E. Housman
When a man becomes a Christian, he becomes industrious, trustworthy and prosperous. Now, if that man when he gets all he can and saves all he can, does not give all he can, I have more hope for Judas Iscariot than for that man! - John Wesley
The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority. - Lord Acton
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it. - Socrates
Of all the queer sources of romance, ours lay in the discovery that each was an addict of Boswell's Life of Johnson. H.E.G. had a first edition of the Journey to the Hebrides, which I coveted mightily. Why not acquire the book honorably, marry the man, and have it around the house? - Beatrice Fairfax
[WASHINGTON]It’s alright, you want to fight, you’ve got a hungerI was just like you when I was youngerHead full of fantasies of dyin’ like a martyr?[HAMILTON]Yes[WASHINGTON]Dying is easy, young man. Living is harder - Lin-Manuel Miranda
If a man tells you he's an asshole & that you deserve better, believe him...it's a warning. It's best you listen before he proves it to you. - April Mae Monterrosa
Every man must find out for himself in what particular fashion he can be saved. - Sigmund Freud
A humble man will always receive the best that others have to offer; for he recognizes the truth - Jeremy Aldana
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
By these things examine thyself. By whose rules am I acting; in whose name; in whose strength; in whose glory? What faith, humility, self-denial, and love of God and to man have there been in all my actions? - Jackie Mason
It seems to me that man has engaged in a blind and fearful struggle out of a past he can't remember, into a future he can't forsee nor understand. And man has met and defeated every obstacle, every enemy except one. He cannot win over himself. - John Steinbeck
Hypocrite: The man who murdered his parents, and then pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan. - Abraham Lincoln
No man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance. - Henry Miller
One of the major destruction of man is distraction - Steven Chuks Nwaokeke
First contact comes not by hand of man, but by metal of machine. - Ryan Sean O'Reilly
There is not a man in the country that can't make a living for himself and family. But he can't make a living for them and his government, too, the way his government is living. What the government has got to do is live as cheap as the people. - Will Rogers
Poetry is the language in which man explores his own amazement.
I look on that man as happy, who, when there is question of success, looks into his work for a reply. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
I never seek to defeat the man I am fighting, I seek to defeat his confidence. A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory. Two men are equals - true equals - only when they both have equal confidence.
If Man is stranger to his own research however, he starts redefining the life to cover up his err,and finally in his run, at his last hour,asks himself "What is this all about?" and lets his hour pass over. - Ajay Chandan
The first and most important thing that God requires of a man is to bear responsibility for future generations - Sunday Adelaja
Hope springs eternal in the human breast; Man never Is, but always To be blest: The soul, uneasy and confin'd from home, Rests and expatiates in a life to come. - Alexander Pope
Life of a man revolves around happiness and sadness, love and hatred, crime and justice, riddles and solutions, positives and negatives, and then there’s an ultimate end; death. - Aiysha Abbas
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time. - Mark Twain
A wise quote can only change a wise man! Therefore, wise sayings are for the wise men, not for the fools! The sunflowers turn their face toward the Sun, the fools, toward the darkness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An honest and wise man is always a very simple man. - Debasish Mridha
What is good? All that heightens the feeling of power in man, the will to power, power itself. What is bad? All that is born of weakness. What is happiness? The feeling that power is growing, that resistance is overcome. - Friedrich Nietzsche
I repeat that sin, man's self-violation par excellence, was invented purely inorder to make science, culture, and every elevation and ennobling of man impossible; the priest rules by the invention of sin. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Try to understand men. If you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man well never leads to hate and almost always leads to love. - John Steinbeck
It is doubtful whether God can bless a man greatly until He has hurt him deeply. - A.W. Tozer
Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back. - Marcus Aurelius
When a dog bites a man that is not news, but when a man bites a dog that is news.
If you can actually count your money you are not really a rich man. - J. Paul Getty
A woman can take care of the family. It takes a man to provide structure, to provide stability. Not that I'm saying a woman can't provide stability, I'm not saying that...It does take a father though. - Tom DeLay
For no man lives long when his dreams are dead - Gene Wolfe
No man is perfect but God is. What do you think? - Koyel Mitra
Every man is a chauvinist, however much he wishes to be otherwise. - Robyn Donald
Find the right balance in life. Man is body... mind... spirit. Give the right amount of attention to each. - Alfred A. Montapert
Don't degrade your soul to the extent of believing in curses. No man can curse you except your maker. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Un, kad es paskatos uz rietiem, kāds roku man uz pleca liek : " Mums šajā dzīvē visa pietiek, mums tikai laika nepietiek. - Imants Ziedonis
Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains. - Jean Jacques Rousseau
How much man likes or hates a person or a thing is dependent on how much he knows or does not know about the person or the thing. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
But try to remember that a good man can never die. You will see your brother many times again-in the streets, at home, in all the places of the town. The person of a man may go, but the best part of him stays. It stays forever. - William Saroyan
When a man says "I know what I mean, but I can't express it," he generally does not know what he means—for there can be no knowledge without words; there can only be feelings. - Sydney J. Harris
A faint hearted man will always be poor - Bangambiki Habyarimana
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life. - Ronald Reagan
Can a man change the stars?" "Yes William. If he believes enough, a man can do anything! - A Knights Tale
Bore: a man who is never unintentionally rude. - Oscar Wilde
No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
Well, the man who first translated the bible into English was burned at the stake, and they've been at it ever since. Must be all that adultery, murder and incest. But not to worry. It's back on the shelves. - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
A poor man in this world can be done to death in two main ways, by the absolute indifference of his fellows in peacetime or by their homicidal mania when there's a war. - Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Pender laughed. "Verify? In this day and age? Who cares about verifying anything? It's all about the speed. Who gets there first defines the truth. You know that as well as any man living. - David Baldacci
A man's final query is determined by how well he acts under pressure. If man can control his demeanor under extreme stress, he will be judged in a positive way. - Angela Khristin Brown
Wenn man verstehen will, was einer meint oder sagt, muss man im Grunde das, was er meint oder sagt, immer schon wissen. Ist dann ein gelungener Dialog nur Wiedererkennen? Und das Verstehen nicht etwas ein Weg, sondern vielmehr ein Zustand? - Jenny Erpenbeck
The only thing worse than a man you can't control is a man you can. - Margo Kaufman
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail. - Francis Quarles
From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. - Immanuel Kant
There are no foolish questions and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions. - Charles Proteus Steinmetz
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil---the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be. - William George Jordan
Ain’t I your man? he persisted.Yeah, Ellis, you’re my man. Her lips quaked as she said it. - Tracy Winegar
As a general rule the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information. - Benjamin Disraeli
Then I made her understand that, where she was concerned, I was only a poor dog, ready to die for her. But that she could marry the young man she pleased because she had cried with me, and mingled her tears with mine. ~ Erik - Gaston Leroux
A man is not hurt so much by what happens, as by his opinion of what happens. - Michel de Montaigne
There was one of two things I had a right to: liberty or death. If I could not have one, I would have the other; for now man should take me alive. - Harriet Tubman
Man is conceived in sin and born in corruption and he passeth from the stink of the didie to the stench of the shroud. There is always something(All The King's Men) - Robert Penn Warren
A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart. - Jonathan Swift
The mind of man is like a clock that is always running down, and requires to be constantly wound up. - William Hazlitt
A really great man has always an idea of something greater than himself. - William Hazlitt
Justice is the greatest interest of man on earth. - Daniel Webster
The flame of the inn is dim tonight,Too many vacant chairs.The sun has lost too much of its light,Too many songs have taken flight,Too many ghosts on the stairs.Charon, here's to you as man against man,I wish I could pick 'em the way you can! - Grantland Rice
Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open. - George Bernard Shaw
I tried, I really tried, to stick with it. I planned to grow old with this man and possibly die in his arms. - Brenda Perlin
Pride, like laudanun and other poisonous medicines, is beneficial in small, though injurious in large quantities. No man who is not pleased with himself, even in a personal sense, can please others.
Engineering is the professional art of applying science to the optimum conversion of natural resources to the benefit of man. - Ralph J. Smith
There was never anything by the wit of man so well devised, or so sure established, which in continuance of time hath not been corrupted. - Book of Common Prayer
Why a wise man is wise? The answer is simple: Because he has left his own shore! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man in love is an awful sight. - Agatha Christie
I expect nothing of man, and disown the race. The only folly is expecting what is never attained; man is most contemptible when compared with his own pretensions. It is better to laugh at man from outside the universe, than to weep for him within. - H.P. Lovecraft
All the labour of man is for his mouth, and yet the appetite is not filled. - Compton Gage
Who is considered a great man is the one who can be the smallest of the small. - Dada Bhagwan
Most women say that Men will be Men, so what they expect that a man should behave like a woman. - Anuj Somany
No man is useless while he has a friend. - Robert Louis Stevenson
A poor but confident man is as hard to find as a rich but shy man. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
There is no problem the mind of man can set that the mind of man cannot solve. - Samuel Johnson
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death. - Plato
True gentleness is founded on a sense of what we owe to him who made us and to the common nature which we all share. It arises from reflection on our own failings and wants, and from just views of the condition and duty of man. It is native feeling heightened and improved by principle. - Hugh Blair
The man who stops making new friends eventually will have none. - James Boswell
The only thing that comes to a sleeping man are dreams. - Tupac Shakur
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. - Bob Dylan
...the state of Virginia had turned down twenty-one thousand women for admission to state colleges in 1970 while not turning away a single man... - Meg Waite Clayton
Every man shall find his own desire; there is no one thing which pleases all: one man gathers thorns and another roses. - Petronius
An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed, than be debarred from talking of his own dear person. - Joseph Addison
Whenever you find a man who says he doesn't believe in a real Right and Wrong, you will find the same man going back on this a moment later. - C. S. Lewis
A man who could build a church, as one may say, by squinting at a sheet of paper. - Charles Dickens
I dont care how much a man talks, if he only says it in a few words. - Josh Billings
No man can protect you like your father, No women can love you like your mother. - Pradeepa Pandiyan
In an age in which the media broadcast countless pieces of foolishness, the educated man is defined not by what he knows, but by what he doesn't know. - Nicolás Gómez Dávila
When armies are mobilized and issues are joined,The man who is sorry over the fact will win. - Lao-tzu
A really great man is known by three signs... generosity in the design, humanity in the execution, moderation in success. - Otto von Bismarck
Woven words are little conviction when I present myself as a man of fiction. - Hubert Martin
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education he may steal the whole railroad. - Theodore Roosevelt
When asked about which scientist he'd like to meet, said, "Isaac Newton. No question about it. The smartest person ever to walk the face of this earth. The man was connected to the universe in spooky ways. He discovered the laws of motion, the laws of gravity, the laws of optics. Then he turned 26. - Neil deGrasse Tyson
A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel. - Robert Frost
A man is as old as he feels himself to be. - English Proverb
God desires that man should be. God does not wish to be alone. The meaning of existence is the conquest of loneliness, the acquisition of kinship and nearness. - Nikolai A. Berdyaev
Now let's make Virginia Heffernan a man. Can you imagine the same kind of spittle-flecked rage directed at a busy working father who admits to feeding his kids Annie's Organic Mac & Cheese? - Emily Matchar
Reading maketh a full man; and writing an axact man. And, therefore, if a man write little, he need have a present wit; and if he read little, he need have much cunning to seem to know which he doth not. - Francis Bacon
The sinful nature of man is the same in every generation. Man naturally moves towards entropy. We are driven towards the carnal, mundane and the mediocre. We need a higher power, force and truth to deliver us from this entropic movement to self-destruction and pull us higher to greater values. - Sunday Adelaja
There is more simplicity in the man who eats caviar on impulse than in the man who eats Grape-Nuts on principle. - G.K. Chesterton
Man is not suffering by external forces as much as his own dysfunctional mind and self inflicted negative stimulus. - Aditya Ajmera
What is freedom? Freedom is the right to choose: the right to create for oneself the alternatives of choice. Without the possibility of choice a man is not a man but a member, an instrument, a thing. - Archibald MacLeish
Is God satisfied with you or could it be that God looks at you and fails to see a man, only a bunch of flesh Full of self, and missing out on the purpose for his or her creation? What does God see, think and feel when he looks at you? - Sunday Adelaja
A man who can be happy with the crumbs of light in the dark corridors of life infinitely deserves the brightest Sun! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No matter how crazy or hard a man acts sometimes he has a soft side. - Auliq-Ice
O The irony of man, he thinks he's past generation did not repeat the same way of thinking, either intelligently or foolishly. - A Gentleman
Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. - William Butler Yeats
Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even. - Muhammad Ali
And when statesmen or others worry him [the scientist] too much, then he should leave with his possessions. With a firm and steadfast mind one should hold under all conditions, that everywhere the earth is below and the sky above and to the energetic man, every region is his fatherland. - Tycho Brahe
Each and every Indian, man or woman, child or Elder, is a spirit-warrior. - Leonard Peltier
The ending can only start with the beginning and end with self estrangement, as to become once again his own/old self. This is why every man is a continuous ending. - Sorin Cerin
There must be a bad chromosome somewhere in man that urges him to wound that which he can't conquer, deface that which is more beautiful, misunderstand and befoul the work of another. - Bill Murray
Aber ich gestehe, ein wenig gefiel es mir doch, daß man mich für eine so hohe Persönlichkeit hielt. - Adelbert von Chamissoo
The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword. If you would take a man's life, you owe it to him to look into his eyes and hear his final words. And if you cannot bear to do that, then perhaps the man does not deserve to die.
Man have to have friends even in hell. - Miguel de Cervantes
If a single man achieves the highest kind of love, it will be sufficient to neutralize the hate of millions. - Mahatma Gandhi
It is a moral travesty to give a woefully thirsty man a drink of water in a measuring cup. - Dennis Adonis
A diligent man spends his time in constant work. - Sunday Adelaja
An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
No man who ever held the office of president would congratulate a friend on obtaining it. - John Adams
Man is a mystery. It needs to be unravelled, and if you spend your whole life unravelling it, don't say that you've wasted time. I am studying that mystery because I want to be a human being. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Man may fail you. But God will never forsake you. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Recognize the difference between a dream and a nightmare, and date the man from your dreams, not your nightmares. - Jenna Alatari
​Through ignorance a common man considers his own religion to be the best and makes much useless claims, but when his mind is illuminated by Self-Knowledge, all sectarian quarrels disappear. - Abhijit Naskar
It was my grandmother who first told me that a woman marries a man in the belief that he'll change but he doesn't -- and a man marries a woman in the belief that she won't change but she does. - James Carlos Blake
Wild animals never kill for sport. Man is the only one to whom the torture and death of his fellow creatures is amusing in itself. - James A. Froude
A writer is not a confectioner, a cosmetic dealer, or an entertainer. He is a man who has signed a contract with his conscious and his sense of duty. - Anton Chekhov
God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages. - Jacques Deval
The immoral man always sees the moral man as immoral, just a way for him to justify his immorality. - Ricardo Derose
Man lowers his head and lunges into civilization, forgetting the days of his infancy when he sought truth in a snowflake or a stick. Man forgets the wisdom of the child. - Jack Kerouac
All things are full of labour; man cannot utter it; the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear filled with hearing. - Compton Gage
You only need one man to love you. But him to love you free like a wildfire, crazy like the moon, always like tomorrow, sudden like an inhale and overcoming like the tides. Only one man and all of this. - C. JoyBell C.
I did not fear that I might tread upon a live rail and be killed. I feared something far more intangible-doing what was not contemplated by the Machine. Then I said to myself, Man is the measure, and I went, and after many visits I found an opening. - E.M. Forster
There are no perfectly honorable men; but every true man has one main point of honor and a few minor ones. - George Bernard Shaw
...when I see a man or woman alone, he or she looks mysterious to me, which is only to say that for a moment I see another human being clearly. - Marilynne Robinson
The wise man does not lay up his own treasures.The more he gives to others,the more he has for his own. - Lao Tzu
The presence of confidence can make an unable man appear able. While its absence can make an able man appear unable. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
A father is a man who fails every day. - Michael Chabon
Nor dread nor hope attendA dying animal;A man awaits his endDreading and hoping all. - W.B. Yeats
Art (including literature) is the barometer of a culture. It reflects the sum of a society’s deepest philosophical values: not its professed notions and slogans, but its actual view of man and of existence. - Ayn Rand, The Romatic Manifesto
Women have their own braveries, their own mighty courageousness that is of woman, and not to be compared with the courage shown by man. - Richard Llewellyn
Where the mind goes the man follows. - Joyce Meyer
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise. - Voltaire
Kill one man, and you are a murderer. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill them all, and you are a god. - Jean Rostand
Whenever two people meet, there are really six people present. There is each man as he sees himself, each man as the other person sees him, and each man as he really is. - William James
When he is best, he is a little worse than a man; and when he is worst, he is a little better than a beast. - William Shakespeare
Twice the size of a full grown man, with four muscular arms, it was his worst nightmare on steroids. -The Hyperscape Project - Donald Swan
HABEAS CORPUS. A writ by which a man may be taken out of jail when confined for the wrong crime. - Ambrose Bierce
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral. - Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The question, "Who ought to be boss?" is like asking "Who ought to be the tenor in the quartet?" Obviously, the man who can sing tenor. - Henry Ford
A man dies as often as he loses his friends. - Francis Bacon
In the space which thought creates around itself there is no love. This space divides man from man, and in it is all the becoming, the battle of life, the agony and fear. Meditation is the ending of this space, the ending of the me. - Krishnamurti
Man is free rather than man is freedom. - Jean-Paul Sartre
Every man with a bellyful of the classics is an enemy to the human race - Henry Miller
If not to shape me into a better man; a better husband, a better father, a better son, a better brother, a better friend… then all of my experience, success, and education will have been a selfish waste. - Steve Maraboli
I tried sex once with a woman and it was Gala. It was overated. I tried sex once with a man and that man was the famous juggler Frederico Garcia Lorca. It was very painful. - Salvador Dalí
A man dies when hope flies. - Debasish Mridha
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of man. - Confucius
He who makes a beast of himself relieves himself the pain of being a man. - Hunter S. Thompson
My philosophy, in essence, is the concept of man as a heroic being, with his own happiness as the moral purpose of his life, with productive achievement as his noblest activity, and reason as his only absolute. - Ayn Rand
It's the same old story. A man came like the beautiful wind, left like a destructive storm. - Luan
The man of integrity who is true to self and to God will choose the right whether or not anyone is looking because he is self-driven, not externally controlled. - Tad R. Callister
A man is so in the way in the house.
Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls: Who steals my purse steals trash; 'tis something, nothing; 'Twas mine, 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands; But he that filches from me my good name Robs me of that which not enriches him And makes me poor indeed. - William Shakespeare
Most people aren't appreciated enough, and the bravest things we do in our lives are usually known only to ourselves. No one throws ticker tape on the man who chose to be faithful to his wife, on the lawyer who didn't take the drug money - Peggy Noonan
Despots prefer the friendship of the dog, who, unjustly mistreated and debased, still loves and serves the man who wronged him. - Charles Fourier
A man does not have to be an angel to be a saint. - Albert Schweitzer
The man that is meant to love you will have a million questions about you, but none will ever ask your value. - Shannon L. Alder
The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving any excuse. - Jules Renard
Nobody likes the man who brings bad news. - Sophocles
When a citizen gives his suffrage to a man of known immorality he abuses his trust; he sacrifices not only his own interest, but that of his neighbor; he betrays the interest of his country. - Noah Webster
What is man if the signs that predate him have such power? A human race has to invent sacrifices equal to the natural cataclysmic order that surrounds it. - Jean Baudrillard
Death is as unexpected in his caprice as a courtesan in her disdain; but death is truer Death has never forsaken any man - Honoré de Balzac
All the great feelings like goodness, love or compassion eliminate the gravity and thus the wingless man rises like a bird. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man limits his abilities himself according to his created interest, and then he pays very little attention to unliked things. Understand that man can become whatever he wants to be, just Interest and Want play the role. - Faisal Nawaz Maitlo
The poorest man around is not the fellow without a bank coin to his name, but the soul without the right information to orchestrate for himself the right future. - Ritchie Felix Prince .O
As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love. - Pythagoras
Young men's minds are always changeable, but when an old man is concerned in a matter, he looks both before and after. - Homer
We can forgive a man for making a useful thing, as long as he does not admire it. The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it intensely. All art is quite useless. - Oscar Wilde
When a man retires and time is no longer a matter of urgent importance, his colleagues generally present him with a watch.
When a man finds the woman he really loves, the one he respects and wants to call wife, there is nothing on earth he won't do for her. No mountain he won't hike. No river he won't wade. No door he won't open. She is Eve and there's not a snake crawling that can keep them apart. - Yolanda Joe
I believe the Bible is the best gift God has ever given to man. All the good from The Savior of the world is communicated to us through this Book. - Abraham Lincoln
In order to reach his destiny and have dominion over the earth, man has to get wisdom. - Sunday Adelaja
All the happiness of man stems from one thing only: that he is incapable of staying quietly in his room. - Paul Auster
The Divine Light is always in man, presenting itself to the senses and to the comprehension, but man rejects it. - Giordano Bruno
The dangerous man is the one who has only one idea, because then he'll fight and die for it."[As quoted in The New Yorker, April 25, 2011] - Francis Crick
A man falls in love through his eyes, a woman through her ears.
The history of every country begins in the heart of a man or a woman. - Willa Cather
It takes a great man to be a good listener. - Calvin Coolidge
What are you? From where did you come? I have never seen anything like you. The Creator Raven looked at Man and was surprised to find that this strange new being was so much like himself. - Eskimo creation myth
There is no man living that cannot do more than he thinks he can! - Henry Ford
If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is - infinite. - William Blake
If you are going to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite. - Winston S. Churchill
Rather do what is nothing in the purpose than to be idle, that the devil may find thee doing. The bird that sits is easily shot when the fliers escape the fowler. Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all the virtues, and is the self-made sepulcher of a living man. - Francis Quarles
Every man has three characters: that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
Evaluating people is quite difficult. In order to properly evaluate a man, we should have a chance to observe his behavior when he has nothing, and when he has everything. - Eraldo Banovac
Something wrong with your child? Feed them and put them to bed. Something wrong with your man? Feed him and take him to bed. Lady Jeeha "Wolf Dawn - Susan Cartwright
An evil man is a saint of the future. See good in everything. Destroy the evil-finding quality. Develop the good-finding quality. Rise above good and evil. - Sivananda Saraswati
Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame. - Laurence J. Peter
All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy. What right have we then to depreciate imagination. - Carl Jung
Give a man a fish and he has food for a day; teach him how to fish and you can get rid of him of the entire weekend.
Man seems to be capable of great virtues but not of small virtues; capable of defying his torturer but not of keeping his temper. - G. K. Chesterton
Man is born to live, not to prepare for life. - Boris Pasternak
Eccentricity is not, as some would believe, a form of madness. It is often a kind of innocent pride, and the man of genius and the aristocrat are frequently regarded as eccentrics because genius and aristocrat are entirely unafraid of and uninfluenced by the opinions and vagaries of the crowd. - Edith Sitwell
A rich man who robs from the poor is really a pauper in the land of morality. - Dennis Adonis
Every man knows that he will die: and nobody believes it. On that paradox stand not only a host of religions but the entity of a sane being. - John Myers Myers
Happiness & Sadness are two contemporary stages in life. A wise man overcomes sadness with his wisdom, and a foolish man faces it with tears. - Deepak Chandra
Ah! Happy they whose hearts can breakAnd peace of pardon win!How else may man make straight his pathAnd cleanse his soul from sin?How else but through a broken heartMay the Lord Christ enter in? - Oscar Wilde
The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than saying a drunken man is happier than a sober man. - George Bernard Shaw
Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. - Bible
It was hard and sour, but, as Poushkin said, the illusion which exalts us is dearer to us than ten thousand truths. I saw a happy man, one whose dearest dream had come true, who had attained his goal in life, who had got what he wanted, and was pleased with his destiny and with himself. - Anton Chekhov
Giving every man a vote has no more made men wise and free than Christianity has made them good. - H.L. Mencken
The only man worth having in your life is one that would never let you walk away. - Shannon L. Alder
Warum man schreibt, ist eine Frage die sich der Schriftsteller, völlig versunken in seine Arbeit, nicht stellt. Theorien sind das Gebiet derer, die nicht handeln. - Joyce Carol Oates
No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures. - Samuel Johnson
At 30 a man should know himself like the palm of his hand, know the exact number of his defects and qualities, know how far he can go, foretell his failures - be what he is. And, above all, accept these things. - Albert Camus
If a man fights with truth, in time, he will be victorious. If he fights with lies, after he is exposed; in time, he will be left alone. - Tonny K. Brown
Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry. - Henry Ward Beecher
To you I am neither man nor woman. I come before you as an author only. It is the sole standard by which you have a right to judge me--the sole ground on which I accept your judgment. - Charlotte Brontë
You only get one shot in this life. So let me do all the good I can for my fellow man. For I will not pass this way again. - Anonymous
These poems, with all their crudities, doubts and confusions, are written for the love of man and in Praise of God, and I'd be a damn fool if they weren't. - Dylan Thomas
Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another. - Anatole France
A man who withstands all stress given by his spouse and keeps mum on all major matters of his house, often stays long at the workplace because the training imparted by a wife comes handy in the service life to either endure the undue job pressure or release it on others to impress the boss. - Anuj Somany
I say that a man must be certain of his morality for the simple reason that he has to suffer for it. - G.K. Chesterton
…is postmodernity the pastime of an old man who scrounges in the garbage-heap of finality looking for leftovers, who brandishes unconsciousnesses, lapses, limits, confines, goulags, parataxes, non-senses, or paradoxes, and who turns this into the glory of his novelty, into his promise of change? - Jean-François Lyotard
Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Never trust a man who speaks well of everybody. - John Collins
My old man taught me to never trust anything that bleeds for three days and doesn't die. - Tommy Tran
She's an array of undiscovered words, of feeling beyond my threshold. I'm just a man, trying to hold himself together in her wake. - Hubert Martin
Greater love hath no man then this, that a man lay down his life for his friends - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use it. Experience achieves more with less energy and time.
You cannot make a man by standing a sheep on its hind legs. But by standing a flock of sheep in that position you can make a crowd of men. - Max Beerbohm
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well. - Martin Luther King Jr.
An aspiring politician should know that attacking a man is much easier than attacking his points, but attacking his points is much more useful.
a man only knows what he's experienced - Ralph Waldo Emerson
God made man stronger but not necessarily more intelligent. He gave women intuition and femininity. And, used properly, that combination easily jumbles the brain of any man I’ve ever met. - Farrah Fawcett
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals. - Immanuel Kant
Martyrdom... is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability. - George Bernard Shaw
Learning makes a man fit company for himself. - Thomas Fuller
Yet each man kills the thing he loves By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The coward does it with a kiss, The brave man with a sword! - Oscar Wilde
Man does not know most of the rules on which he acts; and even what we call his intelligence is largely a system of rules which operate on him but which he does not know. - Friedrich Hayek
Man is the only animal on earth intelligent enough to invent God and foolish enough to believe in Him. - Manoj Vaz
War is a profession by which a man cannot live honorably; an employment by which the soldier, if he would reap any profit, is obliged to be false, rapacious, and cruel. - Niccolo Machiavelli
A man does not sin by commission only, but often by omission.
Man is smart - If money would have grown on trees, we would have used green leaves as money. - Amit Kalantri
The wisest word man reaches is the humblest he can speak. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The hardest tumble a man can take is to fall over his own bluff. - Ambrose Bierce
Blessed be His name that He has arranged that one Person of the Sacred Trinity should undertake this office of Comforter, for no man could ever perform its duties. We might as well hope to be the Savior as to be the Comforter of the heartbroken! - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is in prison. - Henry David Thoreau
By gaming we lose both our time and treasure:two things most precious to the life of man. - Owen Feltham
The worst pain a man can suffer: to have insight into much and power over nothing. - Herodotus
When a man wants to murder a tiger, it's called sport; when the tiger wants to murder him it's called ferocity. - George Bernard Shaw
A politician is an arse upon which everybody has sat except a man
Jesus was a bachelor and never lived with a woman. Surely living with a woman is one of the most difficult things a man has to do, and he never did it. - James Joyce
Getting divorced just because you don't love a man is almost as silly as getting married just because you do. - Zsa Zsa Gabor
Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another. - Ernest Hemingway
Every industrious man, in every lawful calling, is a useful man. And one principal reason why men are so often useless is that they neglect their own profession or calling, and divide and shift their attention among a multiplicity of objects and pursuits. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Except a living man there is nothing more wonderful than a book! A message from the dead - from human souls we never saw, who lived, perhaps, thousands of miles away. And yet these, in those little sheets of paper, speak to us, arouse us, terrify us, comfort us, open their hearts to us as brothers. - Charles Kingsley
How can I escape a cage build by man? - PureDragonWolf
Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. - William Shakespeare
The cross has two sides to it. One side is what Jesus did for us. He forgave us our sins. The other is the God side. God now lives in man! - John Paul Warren
By the time I had complete my 22nd year, I was a new man - an atheist. - Béla Bartók
Man has imagined a heaven, and has left entirely out of it the supremest of all his delights...sexual intercourse!...His heaven is like himself: strange, interesting, astonishing, grotesque. I give you my word, it has not a single feature in it that he actually values. - Mark Twain
If a man can possess a woman sexually -really possess- he won't need to control her ideas, her opinions, her clothes, her friends, even her other lovers. - Toni Bentley
Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so; it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools. - Sir Richard Steele
A man does not sin by commission only, but often by ommission. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
No man is allowed to be a judge in his own cause, because his interest would certainly bias his judgment, and, not improbably, corrupt his integrity. With equal, nay with greater reason, a body of men are unfit to be both judges and parties at the same time. - James Madison
Clinton lied. A man might forget where he parks or where he lives, but he never forgets oral sex, no matter how bad it is. - Barbara Bush
Black(people) hold onto their God just as the drunken man holds on to the street lamp post—for physical support only. - Tai Solarin
By forgetting the Supreme Lord, all the ailments cling to the man. - Guru Arjan Dev
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity and even its duties. For he who renounces everything no indemnity is possible. Such a renunciation is incompatible with man's nature; to remove all liberty from his will is to remove all morality from his acts. - Jean Jacques Rousseau
A woman needs a man, more than a man needs a woman. We can thank prostitutes for that. - Robert Black
War and drink are the two things man is never too poor to buy. - William Faulkner
The Second Amendment is timeless for our Founders grasped that self-defense is three-fold: every free individual must protect themselves against the evil will of the man, the mob and the state. - Tiffany Madison
Man is by nature a political animal. - Aristotle
Man without religion is the creature of circumstances. - Augustus Hare
A mistake may mark a man, but admiting a mistake is the mark of a man.
Man is not the owner of mind but only a user. The nature owns mind, man hires only a small portion of it that too for a brief period. - Thiruman Archunan
A man isn't as good as his word, he's as good as his Actions. - James Miller
Beautiful is the man who leaves a legacy that of shared love and life. It is he who transfers meaning, assigns significance and conveys in his loving touch the fine art and gentle shaping of a life. This man shall be called, Father. - Stella Payton
God indeed has given the earth under to the control of man. - Sunday Adelaja
He is the half part of a blessed man, Left to be finished by such as she; And she a fair divided excellence, Whose fulness of perfection lies in him. - William Shakespeare
Sometimes I think, What a man gonna do with all this media publicity, Photos in newspapers, photography in and among the industry, references and contacts when he cannot help a friend, when he has no family life, and not Even a dog to welcome him after work hours! - Himmilicious
Man Thinking must not be subdued by his instruments. Books are for the scholar's idle times. When he can read God directly, the hour is too precious to be wasted in other men's transcripts of their readings. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
This is no book. Whoever touches this touches a man. - Ezra Pound
Refuse to be ill. Never tell people you are ill; never own it to yourself. Illness is one of those things which a man should resist on principle. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
If a man empties his purse into his head no one can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. - Benjamin Franklin
A man becomes God. This is the culture of life power of a human being. This is such a culture of unimaginable life power.The term God is the self -prejudiced word. This is used to explain the thing. But whatever happens is encircling a man. - Sri Jibankrishna or Diamond
I can't help thinking that somewhere in the vast universe, there has to be something better than man - Has to be. - Chris Mentillo
Why should man expect his prayer for mercy to be heard by What is above him when he shows no mercy to what is under him? - Pierre Troubetzkoy
I want to live like a poor man with lots of money. - Pablo Picasso
You can be clumsy yet clever. You can be classy yet poor. It's not tearing a leaf off a calendar which will make you a better or a worse man but the attitude that you have from dusk till dawn every day. - Indeewara Jayawardane
I therefore submit to you that what qualifies a person to be called a man according to God, is the ability of the individual to live by the right standard and values that heaven values. Standards like, justice, judgement, truth and equity. - Sunday Adelaja
All men plume themselves on the improvement of society, and no man improves. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man always has two reasons for what he does-a good one and the real one. - J. Pierpont Morgan
Man is the candle light and a woman is the moonlight. They live far away but can grow together during lonesome nights. - Santosh Kalwar
If a civil word or two will render a man happy, he must be a wretch indeed who will not give them to him. Such a disposition is like lighting another man's candle by one's own, which loses none of its brilliancy by what the other gains. - William Penn
The joy of discovery is certainly the liveliest that the mind of man can ever feel.
Mind makes a man of God. - Emmanuel Diogu
A man who is intimate with God is not intimidated by man. - Leonard Ravenhill
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man. - George Bernard Shaw
I would rather try to persuade a man to go along, because once I have persuaded him he will stick. If I scare him, he will stay just as long as he is scared, and then he is gone. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. - Henry David Thoreau
The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he is justly entitled. - Andrew Carnegie
If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared. - Niccolo Machiavelli
Mathematics began to seem too much like puzzle solving. Physics is puzzle solving, too, but of puzzles created by nature, not by the mind of man. - Maria Goeppert Mayer
To be silent the whole day long, see no newspaper, hear no radio, listen to no gossip, be thoroughly and completely lazy, thoroughly and completely indifferent to the fate of the world is the finest medicine a man can give himself. - Henry Miller
[David] Maraniss sees [Barack] Obama as a man with "a moviegoer's or writer's sensibility, where he is both participating and observing himself participating, and views much of the political process as ridiculous or surreal, even as he is deep into it. - Jane Mayer
Thou art a Man, God is no more. Thy own humanity learn to adore. - William Blake
There Is A Fine Line Between A Man of God And One Who Serves The Devil. - Chris Mentillo
nothing would be more fatal than for the Government of States to get in the hands of experts. Expert knowledge is limited knowledge, and the unlimited ignorance of the plain man who knows where it hurts is a safer guide than any rigorous direction of a specialized character. - Winston S. Churchill
Man's first expression, like his first dream, was an aesthetic one. Speech was a poetic outcry rather than a demand for communication. Original man, shouting his consonants, did so in yells of awe and anger at his tragic state, at his own self-awareness and at his own helplessness before the void. - Barnett Newman
A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means. - Sallust
The condition upon which God has given liberty to man is eternal vigilance.
The more wakeful a man is to the things which surround him, the more asleep is he, and his waking is worse than his sleep. - Idries Shah
A war on cops? Then the question becomes who are they warring with? Because if you look at the prison system you can tell who the Prisoners of War are. The Black Man. Words are powerful and we must stop these divisive words that tare our country further apart instead of bringing us together. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
A censor is an expert in cutting remarks. A censor is a man who knows more than he thinks you ought to. - Laurence J. Peter
When a man only rings you late at night, when he only wants to see you late at night, when he doesn't take you out for dinner, or introduce you to his friends, or spend any time or attention on you, then this is not a relationship. This is sex. - Jane Green
The best smell in the world is that man that you love. - Jennifer Aniston
It is destruction to the weak man to attempt to imitate the powerful. - Phaedrus
The character of a man is known from his conversations. - Menander
Limited money and family obligations have never stopped a man who really wanted to do something, although they provide excuses for a man who is not really up to the creative challenge in the first place. Find out today whether you are willing to do what it takes. - David Deida
The risk I took was calculated, but, man, am I bad at math! - Unknown
One of the qualities of liberty is that, as long as it is being striven after, it goes on expanding. Therefore, the man who stands in the midst of the struggle and says, "I have it," merely shows by doing so that he has just lost it. - Henrik Ibsen
Whis is it, is man one of God's blunders or is God one of man's? - Friedrich Nietzsche
What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and yet loses his soul?
Few things are as exhilarating and challenging for a man as winning a woman’s heart.Few things are as efficient in preserving your marriage as doing it every day, for the rest of your life. - Zoran Stojkovski
The world is a garden of philosophy. God is its gardener; Man is the visitor.And any tree that does not bear fruits of philosophy either does not belong tothat garden or is yet to be grown. - Kedar Joshi
Many a man lives a burden to the Earth, but a good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. - John Milton
Habit, my friend, is practice long pursued, that at last becomes man himself.
The determined scholar and the man of virtue will not seek to live at the expense of injuring their virtue. They will even sacrifice their lives to preserve their virtue complete. - Confucius
The true civilization is where every man gives to every other every right that he claims for himself. - Robert Ingersoll
A man may be a pessimistic determinist before lunch and an optimistic believer in the will's freedom after it. - Aldous Huxley
One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to a man, but that you treat yourself equally to the way you treat a man. - Marlo Thomas
When you sell a man a book you don't sell him just 12 ounces of paper and ink and glue - you sell him a whole new life. - Christopher Morley
Man jadda wajadaSiapa yang bersungguh - sungguh, akan berhasil - Ahmad Fuadi
They say the level of civilization is proportionate to the degree of cleanliness of the skin. Assuming that man has a soul, it must, in all likelihood, be housed in the skin. - Kōbō Abe
Our Lord took on a body like ours and lived as a man in order that those who had refused to recognize Him in His superintendence and capacity of the whole universe might come to recognize from the works He did here below in the body that what dwelled in this body was the Word of God. - Athanasius of Alexandria
Nature hides a man many things; but the man hides the nature itself. Nature decides when to show a man what; man decides what to show the society how. - Thiruman Archunan
Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime. Teach a man to create an artificial shortage of fish and he will eat steak. - Jay Leno
Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another. - Homer
Emotions manipulates the man more than habits do. - Amit Kalantri
In every man, there is a child. In every woman, there is a mother. - Santosh Kalwar
Hikayatin mo lahat ng kakilala mo na magkaroon ng kahit isa man lang paboritong libro sa buhay nila. Dahil wala nang mas kawawa pa sa mga taong literado pero hindi nagbabasa. - Bob Ong
A man makes inferiors his superiors by heat; self-control is the rule. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The superior man is modest in his speech, but excels in his actions. - Confucius
Never has a man who has bent himself been able to make others straight. - Mencius
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself. - William Blake
Cripples are not the stuff of romance. Only Lord Byron, dragging his club foot, springs to mind as an exception to the rule, but such a failing in a man is regarded as interesting, even provocative, rather than disfiguring. Women must submit to a more exacting measure. - Mordecai Richler
How a man handles himself in defeat is more important than how he handles himself in victory. - T.A. Uner
The finest piece of mechanism in all the universe is the brain of man. The wise person develops his brain, and opens his mind to the genius and spirit of the world's great ideas. He will feel inspired with the purest and noblest thoughts that have ever animated the spirit of humanity. - Alfred A. Montapert
The fate of one man or woman is the fate of all men and women. - Marty Rubin
The good man, though a slave, is free; the wicked, though he reigns, is a slave, and not the slave of a single man, but - what is worse - the slave of as many masters as he has vices. - Rubianne Wood
It is in the nature of man to want what he does not have. This modern concern for happiness seems a real testimony of its absence. - Criss Jami
Every man is subconsciously promiscuous, but it is the conscious mind that keeps those primordial urges in check. A healthy brain creates a healthy mind, which keeps your relationship strong, safe and healthy. - Abhijit Naskar
If a man who can’t count finds a four leaf clover, is he lucky? - Stanisław Lem
For the duration of his erection: To a horny man, all women are the most beautiful woman in the world. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Heeft god de man dan volmaakt gemaaktdat men er zo nodig een stuk moet van afsnijden?Over 'besnijdenis' in "Gesels van een imaginaire god - A.J. Beirens
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
God is not coming to fix any nation. The most he could do is to raise up a man or a woman who would take responsibility to fix the nation. - Sunday Adelaja
Freedom is alone the unoriginated birthright of man, and belongs to him by force of his humanity; and is independent of the will and co-action of every other… - Immanuel Kant
A man's memory is bound to be a distortion of his past in accordance with his present interests, and the most faithful autobiography is likely to mirror less what a man was than what he has become. - Fawn M. Brodie
Music becomes flesh and thrives in a new world, a new man . . .He, the last-born, son of music and love, shall arise in triumph over an ample land, prophet of a soul yet more ample . . . - Kostis Palamas
Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours. - Benjamin Disraeli
Every man has his follies -- and often they are the most interesting thing he had got. - Josh Billings
We can have no "50-50" allegiance in this country. Either a man is an American and nothing else, or he is not an American at all.
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath. - Aesop
...the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The death of any man will not remove God's throne. - Olawale Daniel
After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wash my hands. - Friedrich Nietzsche
No man can be a failure if he thinks he's a success; If he thinks he is a winner, then he is. - Robert W. Service
ADMINISTRATION, n. An ingenious abstraction in politics, designed to receive the kicks and cuffs due to the premier or president. A man of straw, proof against bad-egging and dead-catting. - Ambrose Bierce
If a man who cannot count finds a four-leaf clover, is he entitled to happiness?
Autocracy is based on the assumption that one man is wiser than a million men. Let's play that over again too. Who decides?
The wise man is he who knows the relative value of things. - William Ralph Inge
Once you've chosen a man, don't try to change him, I wrote, with more confidence. It can't be done. More important -- don't let him try to change you. He can't do it either, but men always try. - Gabaldon, Diana
Once you tell a man he's pretty, there's no taking it back. They think they're pretty all the time, and I suppose, in a way, they are. It's got to do with believing it. - Sandra Cisneros
No man by mere high human wisdom would dare undertake a step for Jesus’ sake unless he knows that the Holy Spirit has directly spoken to him; and until He comes, I shall not go. - Oswald Chambers
The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore. - Dale Carnegie
The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it. - Plutarch
The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of the mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one.
Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then. - Samuel Johnson
Counsel involving right and wrong should never be sought from a man who does not say his prayers. - Fulton J. Sheen
He knows that if his father had been a different man, or his mother another women, he would have been the same. He would have lived all his years the same way. They played no part. Any combination would have produced the same result. The same man. - R.A.Lucas
The honest man must be a perpetual renegade, the life of an honest man a perpetual infidelity. For the man who wishes to remain faithful must take himself perpetually unfaithful to all the continual, successive, indefatigable, renascent errors.
Of all the animals, man is the only one that is cruel. He is the only one that inflicts pain for the pleasure of doing it. - Mark Twain
To a common man, the opulence of the day makes no sense but to a philosopher, it is as clear as a night in the southern France. - Indiana Lang
A celebrity starts being a cele-crazy when he's seen often, he's just like the ordinary man in the streets. Without much ado to shout his name, i go my way. - Michael Bassey Johnson
True religion must raise to work at the bar and the bench, on the couch and on the streets, in the cottage of the poor man and in the penthouse of the entrepreneur, with the