Man Quotes

Man's unhappiness, as I construe, comes of his greatness; it is because there is an Infinite in him, which with all his cunning he cannot quite bury under the Finite.

Thomas Carlyle

A man must either fall or rise in adversity.

Edmund Cooper

Man knows much more than he understands.

Alfred Adler

You are very attractive, but the coat you're wearing makes me think you are either a very rich woman or a very rich man's mistress.

Marlon Brando

Man is a tool-using animal...Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.

Thomas Carlyle

Every man, as the saying is, can tame a shrew but he that hath her.

Robert Burton

There is nothing more visible than what is secret, and nothing more manifest than what is minute. Therefore the superior man is watchful over himself, when he is alone.

Confucius

A man must be orthodox upon most things, or he will never even have time to preach his own heresy.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

All creatures killthere seems to be no exception; but of the whole list, man is the only one that kills for fun; he is the only one that kills in malice, the only one that kills for revenge.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Timidity is the root of prudence in the majority of men.

Carl von Clausewitz

Great things alone can make a great mind, and petty things will make a petty mind unless a man rejects them as completely alien.

Carl von Clausewitz

Of all the passions that inspire a man in a battle, none, we have to admit, is so powerful and so constant as the longing for honor and reknown.

Carl von Clausewitz

A man's wisdom is measured by his hope.

Florence Earle Coates

A true king is neither husband nor father; He considers his throne and nothing else.

Pierre Corneille

Why can't a man stand alone? Must he be burdened by all that he's taught to consider his own? His skin and his station, his kin and his crown, his flag and his nation They just weigh him down

Declan Patrick Aloysius MacManus

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