Men Quotes

Robert x. cringely, infoworld - if the automobile had followed the same...
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most, although, up to now, the Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire

Richard adams - the thinker dies, but his thoughts are beyond the...
Alan holbrook - women and cats do as they damned well please, and...
Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most People are even incapable of forming such opinions.
Albert Einstein
The outward freedom that we shall attain will only be in exact proportion to the inward freedom to which we may have grown at a given moment. And if this is a correct view of freedom, our chief energy must be concentrated on achieving reform from within.
Mahatma Gandhi

My pacifism is an instinctive feeling, a feeling that possesses me because the murder of men is disgusting. My attitude is not derived from any intellectual theory but is based on my deepest antipathy to every kind of cruelty and hatred.
Albert Einstein
Men have a much better time of it than women; for one thing, they marry later; for another thing they die earlier.
H. L. Mencken
There are two perfect men one dead, and the other unborn.
Chinese Prove
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely when they have exhausted all other alternatives.
Abba Eban
Strike from mankind the principle of faith and men would have no more history than a flock of sheep.
Mark Beltaire
Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character.
Henry Clay
The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement in a manner that would be amusingly absurd were it not so monstrously unjust and socially harmful.
Anna Garlin Spence
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing solitude.
Joseph Addison
I kep six honest serving - Men They taught me all I knew Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who.
Rudyard Kipling
All my possessions for a moment of time.
Elizabeth I
The gods are just, and of our pleasant vices Make instruments to plague us.
William Shakespeare
Wealth and children are the adornment of life.
Koran
The body is a marvelous machine... a chemical laboratory, a power - House. Every movement, voluntary or involuntary, full of secrets and marvels.
Theodor Herzl
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
George Santayana
The people of the United States, perhaps more than any other nation in history, love to abase themselves and proclaim their unworthiness, and seem to find refreshment in doing so... That is a dark frivolity, but still frivolity.
Robertson Davies
My prerogative right now is to just chill and let all the other overexposed blondes on the cover of Us Weekly magazine be your entertainment.
Britney Spears, on her web site, October 2004
Power is what men seek, and any group that gets it will abuse it. It is the same story.
Lincoln Steffens
The supreme end of education is expert discernment in all things - - The power to tell the good from the bad, the genuine from the counterfeit, and to prefer the good and the genuine to the bad and the counterfeit.
Johnson
Ed, we just witnessed a peaceful transition in government. Do you realize how miraculous that is... Today, tiny Cicely, Alaska, stood up and put another W in the win category for democracy.
Jeff Melvoin
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
Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself. If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend rather than the gloss of a sweet lipped flatterer; there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness.
Francis Quarles
To sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimate converse with men of unseen generations - - Such is a pleasure beyond compare.
Kenko Yoshida
Pleasure of love lasts but a moment, Pain of love lasts a lifetime.
Bette Davis
Men who have reached and passed forty - Five, have a look as if waiting for the secret of the other world, and as if they were perfectly sure of having found out the secret of this.
Benjamin Haydon
I recommend you to take care of the minutes, for the hours will take care of themselves.
Lord Chesterfield
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
Ambrose Redmoon
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you do not trust enough.
Frank Crane
In soft regions are born soft men.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.
Nguyen Co Thatch, Vietnamese foreign ministe
Kill one man, and you are a murderer. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill them all, and you are a god.
Jean Rostand, Thoughts of a Biologist (1939)
A long and wicked life followed by five minutes of perfect grace gets you into Heaven. An equally long life of decent living and good works followed by one outburst of taking the name of the Lord in vainthen have a heart attack at that moment and be damned for eternity. Is that the system.
Robert A. Heinlein
The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
Henry Mille
The Argument from Intimidation is a confession of intellectual impotence.
Ayn Rand, The Virtue of Selfishness, 1964
Five thousand balloons, capable of raising two men each, could not cost more than five ships of the line; and where is the prince who can afford so to cover his country with troops for its defense as that 10, 000 men descending from the clouds might not in many places do an infinite deal of mischief before a force could be brought together to repel them?
Benjamin Franklin