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
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
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