Man Quotes

The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.

Honor de Balzac

Why doth one man's yawning make another yawn?

Robert Burton

As clear and as manifest as the nose in a man's face.

Robert Burton

A paranoid man is a man who knows a little about what's going on.

William Seward Burroughs

He is only a very shallow critic who cannot see an eternal rebel in the heart of the Conservative.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

A man cannot be wise enough to be a great artist without being wise enough to wish to be a philosopher. A man cannot have the energy to produce good art without having the energy to wish to pass beyond it. A small artist is content with art; a great artist is content with nothing except everything.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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

The man who can't visualize a horse galloping on a tomato is an idiot.

Andr Breton

A man is educated and turned out to work. But a woman is educated and turned out to grass.

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck

Reason is always a kind of brute force; those who appeal to the head rather than the heart, however pallid and polite, are necessarily men of violence. We speak of 'touching' a man's heart, but we can do nothing to his head but hit it.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

A man making the confession of any creed worth ten minutes' intelligent talk, is always a man who gains something and gives up something. So long as he does both he can create: for he is making an outline and a shape.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't 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

I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.


If man was devolving into a psychotic pit of rotted plasma, [Karl] Rove would be the Alpha of such grime.

Larisa Alexandrovna

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Updated On : April 17, 2014
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