Men Quotes

Sydney smith - a great deal of talent is lost to the world for...
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
Denis Diderot

Just as it would be madness to settle on medical treatment for the body of a person by taking an opinion poll of the neighbors, so it is irrational to prescribe for the body politic by polling the opinions of the people at large.
Plato
The society of women is the element of good manners.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Joseph addison - when men are easy in their circumstances, they...
Rothschild - never have anything to do with an unlucky place,...

The most extensive computation known has been conducted over the last billion years on a planet - wide scale: it is the evolution of life. The power of this computation is illustrated by the complexity and beauty of its crowning achievement, the human brain.
David Rogers, Weather Prediction Using a Genetic Memory
A minute of perfection was worth the effort. A moment was the most you could ever expect from perfection.
Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Clu
Wine gives courage and makes men more apt for passion.
Ovid
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue, than why I have one.
Cato the Elder, from Plutarch, Lives
Men, in general, are but great children.
Napoleon
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
John Maynard Keynes
An elephant is a mouse, built to government specifications.
John Herro
Fortune does not change men, it unmasks them.
Suzanne Necke
The good devout man first makes inner preparation for the actions he has later to perform. His outward actions do not draw him into lust and vice; rather it is he who bends them into the shape of reason and right judgement. Who has a stiffer battle to fight than the man who is striving to conquer himself.
Thomas a Kempis
Since I do not foresee that atomic energy is to be a great boon for a long time, I have to say that for the present it is a menace. Perhaps it is well that it should be. It may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs, which, without the pressure of fear, it would not do.
Albert Einstein
In order that all men may be taught to speak truth, it is necessary that all likewise should learn to hear it.
Samuel Johnson
Life is like playing the violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butle
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man.
Friedrich Nietzsche
I think of myself as an intelligent, sensitive human with the soul of a clown, which always forces me to blow it at the most important moments.
Jim Morrison
All created beings are unmanifest in their beginning, manifest in their interim state, and unmanifest again when they are annihilated. So what need is there for lamentation.
Bhagavad Gita
Women prefer men who have something tender about them - - Especially the legal kind.
Kay Ingram
Not only have women been successful in entering fields in which men are supposed to have a more natural aptitude, but they have created entirely new businesses.
Lucretia P. Hunter, ``The Girl Today, The Woman Tomorrow', 1932
For Brutus is an honourable man So are they all, all honourable men.
William Shakespeare
America is not only big and rich, it is mysterious and its capacity for the humorous or ironical concealment of its interests matches that of the legendary inscrutable Chinese.
David Riesman
There are three principal means of acquiring knowledge... observation of nature, reflection, and experimentation. Observation collects facts reflection combines them experimentation verifies the result of that combination.
Denis Diderot
The reward for doing right is mostly an internal phenomenon: self - Respect, dignity, integrity, and self - Esteem.
Dr. Laura Schlessinge
After I asked him what he meant, he replied that freedom consisted of the unimpeded right to get rich, to use his ability, no matter what the cost to others, to win advancement.
Norman Thomas
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing solitude.
Joseph Addison
You never know till you try to reach them how accessible men are; but you must approach each man by the right door.
Henry Ward Beeche
There is no good arguing with the inevitible. The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat.
James Russell Lowell
Old houses mended, Cost little less than new before they re ended.
Colley Cibbe
The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
Harold Taylo
Independence is the recognition of the fact that yours is the responsibility of judgment and nothing can help you escape it.
Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
Men seldom make passes At girls who wear glasses.
Dorothy Parke
The credit Union movement.. It is a great movement, worthy of great deeds, deserving of great loyalty.
Edward Filene, founded the first credit union in the U. S.
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
Buddha
Our view... is that it is an essential characteristic of experimentation that it is carried out with limited resources, and an essential part of the subject of experimental design to ascertain how these should be best applied; or, in particular, to which causes of disturbance care should be given, and which ought to be deliberately ignored.
Sir Ronald A. Fishe
See, the problem is that God gives men a brain and a penis, and only enough blood to run one at a time.
Robin Williams
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy