Men Quotes

Elbert hubbard - so long as governments set the example of killing...
Lord chesterfield - i recommend you to take care of the minutes, for...

I never seek to defeat the man I am fighting, I seek to defeat his confidence. A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory. Two men are equals - True equals - Only when they both have equal confidence.
Arthur S. Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha
Nicholas chamfort - in great affairs men show themselves as they wish...
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.
Edmund Burke
By nature, men are nearly alike; by practice, they get to be wide apart.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects

Men seldom make passes At girls who wear glasses.
Dorothy Parke
We can forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Plato
No man is allowed to be a judge in his own cause, because his interest would certainly bias his judgment, and, not improbably, corrupt his integrity. With equal, nay with greater reason, a body of men are unfit to be both judges and parties at the same time.
James Madison, The Federalist, Paper # 10
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part of life is sunshine.
Thomas Jefferson
The individual choice of garnishment of a burger can be an important point to the consumer in this day when individualism is an increasingly important thing to people.
Donald N. Smith, president of Burger King
A man who builds his own pedestal had better use strong cement.
Anna Quindlen
All governments eventually lean further and further towards aristocracy.
Frank Herbert, Dune
Memory is a giggling sprite and will not be tamed. She takes flight the moment the present becomes the past.
Real Live Preacher, weblog, 04 - 29 - 04
Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.
Christopher Morley
Happiness is always a by - Product. It is probably a matter of temperament, and for anything I know it may be glandular. But it is not something that can be demanded from life, and if you are not happy you had better stop worrying about it and see what treasures you can pluck from your own brand of unhappiness.
Robertson Davies
The body is a marvelous machine... a chemical laboratory, a power - House. Every movement, voluntary or involuntary, full of secrets and marvels.
Theodor Herzl
I wanted to become the seeker, the aroused and passionate explorer, and it was better going at it knowing nothing at all, always choosing the unmarked bottle, always choosing your own unproven method, armed with nothing but faith and a belief in astonishment.
Pat Conroy, "The Lords of Discipline".
A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft - Minded men purchases its own spiritual death on an installment plan.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Oscar Wilde
The worst moment for the atheist is when he is really thankful and has nobody to thank.
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
I see music as the augmentation of a split second of time.
Erin Cleary
No nation is fit to sit in judgement upon any other nation.
Woodrow Wilson, Speech in New York, Apr. 20, 1915
Gentlemen prefer bonds.
Andrew Mellon
If you wait for the perfect moment when all is safe and assured, it may never arrive. Mountains will not be climbed, races won, or lasting happiness achieved.
Maurice Chevalie
Welcome every problem as an opportunity. Each moment is the great challenge, the best thing that ever happened to you. The more difficult the problem, the greater the challenge in working it out.
Grace Speare
All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes, to make it possible.
T. E. Lawrence
The gods are just, and of our pleasant vices Make instruments to plague us.
William Shakespeare, "King Lear", Act 5 scene 3
Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
Henry David Thoreau
Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.
Walter Benjamin
It is strange that we do not temper our resentment of criticism with a thought for our many faults which have escaped us.
Author Unknown
The Dilbert Principle The most ineffective workers are systematically moved to the place where they can do the least damage - - Management.
Scott Adams
At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10, 000 men to guard the past.
Maurice Masterlinck
Physics is the science of all the tremendously powerful invisibilities - Of magnetism, electricity, gravity, light, sound, cosmic rays. Physics is the science of the mysteries of the universe. How could anyone think it dull?
Dick Francis, Twice Shy
Old houses mended, Cost little less than new before they re ended.
Colley Cibbe
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success - Or are they holding you back.
Clement Stone
There are two perfect men one dead, and the other unborn.
Chinese Prove
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
George Herbert
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand and melting like a snowflake. Let us use it before it is too late.
Marie Beyon Ray