Men Quotes

Helen merrell lynd - our whole life is an attempt to discover when our...
Martin luther king jr., strength to love, 1963 - our scientific power has outrun our spiritual...

Men of the noblest dispositions think themselves happiest when others share their happiness with them.
Barry Duncan
La rochefoucauld - everyone complains of his memory, none of his...
What a cunning mixture of sentiment, pity, tenderness, irony surrounds adolescence, what knowing watchfulness Young birds on their first flight are hardly so hovered around.
Georges Bernanos
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely when they have exhausted all other alternatives.
Abba Eban

Should we feel at times disheartened and discouraged, a confiding thought, a simple movement of heart towards God will renew our powers. Whatever He may demand of us, He will give us at the moment the strength and the courage that we need.
Franois de Salignac de la Mothe Fenelon
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Confucius
The gods, likening themselves to all kinds of strangers, go in various disguises from city to city, observing the wrongdoing and the righteousness of men.
Homer, The Odyssey
Our lives are like the course of the sun. At the darkest moment there is promise of daylight.
The London Times
Polling is merely an instrument for gauging public opinion. When a president or any other leader pays attention to poll results, he is, in effect, paying attention to the views of the people. Any other interpretation is nonsense.
George Gallup
The chief objection of playing wind instruments is that it prolongs the life of the player.
George Bernard Shaw
Fun is fundamental. There is no way around it. You absolutely must have fun. Without fun, there is no enthusiasm. Without enthusiasm, there is no energy. Without energy, there are only shades of gray.
Doug Hall
The chess board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the universe, the rules of the game are what we call the laws of Nature. The player on the other side is hidden from us. We know that his play is always fair, just, and patient. But we also know, to our cost, that he never overlooks a mistake, or makes the smallest allowance for ignorance.
Thomas Huxley
I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is; I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
Rebecca West
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage. Every day sends to their graves obscure men whose timidity prevented them from making a first effort.
Sydney Smith
Spend everyday casual, but industrious Every moment alert, but relaxed.
Guy Finley
Men generally believe what they wish.
Gaius Julius Caesar, De Bello Gallico
Women are at last becoming persons first and wives second, and that is as it should be.
May Sarton
The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - The fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
Albert Einstein
Sex is the tabasco sauce which an adolescent national palate sprinkles on every course in the menu.
Mary Day Winn
Love the moment, and the energy of that moment will spread beyond all boundaries.
Corita Kent
Dreamers can find their way by moonlight and their only punishment is that they see the dawn before the rest of the world.
Oscar Wilde
The character inherent in the American people has done all that has been accomplished and it would have done somewhat more, if the government had not sometimes got in its way.
Henry David Thoreau
For a significant man woman, the one thought he values greatly, to the laughter and scorn of insignificant men, is a key to hidden treasure chambers; for those others, it is nothing but a piece of old iron.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Enjoyment is not a goal, it is a feeling that accompanies important ongoing activity.
Paul Goodman
True greatness comes not when things go always good for you; but true greatness comes when you are really tested, when you have taken some knocks, faced some disappointments, when sadness comes. Because only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be atop the highest mountain.
Richard Nixon
Of women I do not wish them to have power over men but over themselves.
Mary Wollstonecraft
The end always passes judgement on what has gone before.
Publilius Syrus
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
The human brain starts working the moment you are born and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.
George Jessel
We think very little of time present; we anticipate the future, as being too slow, and with a view to hasten it onward, we recall the past to stay it as too swiftly gone. We are so thoughtless, that we thus wander through the hours which are not here, regardless only of the moment that is actually our own.
Blaise Pascal
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
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishment - There are consequences.
Robert G. Ingersoll
If you are poor, shun association with him who measures men with the yardstick of riches.
Kahlil Gibran
A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
A chess genius is a human being who focuses vast, little - Understood mental gifts and labors on an ultimately trivial human enterprise.
George Steine
Wit is brushwood; judgment timber; the one gives the greatest flame, and the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire.
Overlung
Be not too hasty either with praise or blame; speak always as though you were giving evidence before the judgement - Seat of the Gods.
Seneca
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - The little, soon forgotten charities of a kiss or a smile, a kind look or heartfelt compliment.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge