Men Quotes

A wise man, recognizing that the world is but an illusion, does not act as if it is real, so he escapes the suffering.

Buddha

Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless, and cannot.

Oscar Wilde

The strong man is the one who is able to intercept at will the communication between the senses and the mind.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It is difficulties that show what men are

Epictetus

It takes a great man to give sound advice tactfully, but a greater to accept it graciously.

Logan Pearsall Smith

The world is divided into men who have wit and no religion and men who have religion and no wit.

Avicenna

Young men soon give and soon forget affronts; Old age is slow in both.

Cannonball Adderley

The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.

William J. H. Boetcker

I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection

Thomas Paine

If you wish to know what a man is, place him in authority.

Yugoslavian Proverb

The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak

Baruch Spinoza

The great man is he who does not lose his child-heart. He does not think beforehand that his words shall be sincere, nor that his acts shall be resolute; he simply abides in the right.

Mencius

A man can take a little bourbon without getting drunk, but if you hold his mouth open and pour in a quart, he's going to get sick on it.

Lyndon B. Johnson

Some guys smoke. Some guys drink. Some guys chase women. I\'m a big barbecue-sauce guy

Rick Majerus

Clever men are good, but they are not the best.

Thomas Carlyle

Men are seldom more commonplace than on supreme occasions.

Samuel Butler

I hope people learn to appreciate our people in uniform. These aren't guys who just shoot 'em up. They plan. And they are extremely intelligent.

Thomas Leo Clancy Jr.

Wars are begun by frightened men.

Thomas Leo Clancy Jr.

The sea never changes and its works, for all the talk of men, are wrapped in mystery.

Joseph Conrad

There is no instance where men are so easily imposed upon, as at the time of their dying under the pretence of charity.

William Cowper, 1st Earl Cowper

The true definition of a snob is one who craves for what separates men rather than for what unites them.

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

Brave men are brave from the very first.

Pierre Corneille

A few honest men are better than numbers.

Oliver Cromwell

I am afraid that I do not believe that any body of men can have enough knowledge of the past, the present and the future to establish development priorities which presumably means procuring some developments as being good and prohibiting others as being bad.

Sir John James Cowperthwaite

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