Men Quotes

Mark twain - when you cannot get a compliment any other way...
Ludwig van beethoven - recommend virtue to your children it alone, not...

There are two kinds of men who never amount to much: those who cannot do what they are told and those who can do nothing else.
Cyrus H. Curtis
Nicholas chamfort - in great affairs men show themselves as they wish...
Probably all laws are useless, for good men do not want laws at all, and bad men are made no better by them.
Demonax
Dolendi modus, timendi non item. To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.
Sir Francis Bacon, Of Seditions and Troubles

They devoted the city to the lord and destroyed with the sword every living thing in it - Men and women, young and old, cattle, sheep and donkeys.
The Book of Joshua 6: 21
Emc Energy equals mass times the square of the speed of light. Original statement If a body gives off the energy L in the form of radiation, its mass diminshes by Lc.
Albert Einstein
Enjoyment is not a goal, it is a feeling that accompanies important ongoing activity.
Paul Goodman
All men kill the thing they hate, too, unless, of course, it kills them first.
James Grover Thurbe
Why has government been instituted at all Because the passions of men will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice, without constraint.
Alexander Hamilton
We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.
Nguyen Co Thatch, Vietnamese foreign ministe
Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the men of old; seek what they sought.
Matsuo Basho
Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive.
Henry Steele
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck men risk theirs.
Oscar Wilde
To educate a man in mind, and not in morals, is to educate a menace to society.
Theodore Roosevelt
To sit alone with my conscience will be judgment enough for me.
Charles William Stubbs
Each new historical era mirrors itself in the picture and archive mythology of its past or of a past borrowed from other cultures. It tests its sense of identity, of regress or new achievement, against that past.
George Steine
Our character... is an omen of our destiny, and the more integrity we have and keep, the simpler and nobler that destiny is likely to be.
George Santayana, "The German Mind: A Philosophical Diagnosis".
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
If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.
Dale Carnegie
The most essential factor is persistence - The determination never to allow your energy or enthusiasm to be dampened by the discouragement that must inevitably come.
James Whitcomb Riley
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Dr. Robert Schulle
Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things - I am tempted to think there are no little things.
Bruce Barton
No one who has read official documents needs to be told how easy it is to conceal the essential truth under the apparently candid and all - Disclosing phrases of a voluminous and particularizing report....
Woodrow Wilson, _Congressional Government_, p. 109
Love is a choice you make from moment to moment.
Barbara DeAngelis
Some men never seem to grow old. Always active in thought, always ready to adopt new ideas, they are never chargeable with foggyism. Satisfied, yet ever dissatisfied, settled, yet ever unsettled, they always enjoy the best of what is, are the first to find the best of what will be.
William Shakespeare
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Euripides
Judgement of beauty can err, what with the wine and the dark.
Ovid
The best current evidence is that media are mere vehicles that deliver instruction but do not influence student achievement any more than the truck that delivers groceries causes change in our nutrition.
Richard Clark
Statesmen may plan and speculate for liberty but it is religion and morality alone that can establish the principles upon which freedom can securely stand.
John Adams
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning that exceptional men, as much as economic forces, produce change and that passe abstractions like beauty, nobility, and greatness have a shifting but continuing validity.
Camille Paglia
There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes.
William Bennett
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in.
Rachel Carson
You know one thing that will really make a woman mad Just run up and kick her in the butt. P. S. This also works with men.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
The interval between the decay of the old and the formation and establishment of the new constitutes a period of transition which must always necessarily be one of uncertainty, confusion, error, and wild and fierce fanaticism.
John Calhoun
A little tact and wise management may often evade resistance, and carry a point, where direct force might be in vain.
Author Unknown
In order that all men may be taught to speak truth, it is necessary that all likewise should learn to hear it.
Samuel Johnson
If it is the dirty element that gives pleasure to the act of lust, then the dirtier it is, the more pleasurable it is bound to be.
Marquis de Sade
The consensus seemed to be that if really large numbers of men were sent to storm the mountain, then enough might survive the rocks to take the citadel. This is essentially the basis of all military thinking.
Terry Pratchett, Eric