Men Quotes

Walter lippmann - successful... politicians are insecure and...
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when someone asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.
Henry David Thoreau

The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - - A terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
George McGovern
Commitment means that it is possible for a man to yield the nerve center of his consent to a purpose or cause, a movement or an ideal, which may be more important to him than whether he lives or dies.
Howard Thurman
Pierre charron - the most excellent and divine counsel, the best...
John locke - till a man can judge whether they be truths or...

Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.
Cato the Elde
When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.
Harry S Truman
When you have no basis of argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Cicero
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
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Who knows why we live, and struggle, and die... Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom.
Alan Stewart Paton
Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke.
Hermann Hesse
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.
Thomas Jefferson
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
Josh Billings
Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should just live next door and just visit now and then.
Katharine Hepburn
I have learned this at least by my experiment: if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
A successful individual typically sets his next goal somewhat but not too much above his last achievement. In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
Kurt Lewin
Forgiveness is almost a selfish act because of its immense benefits to the one who forgives.
Lawana Blackwell, The Dowry of Miss Lydia Clark, 1999
A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.
Patricia Neal
Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace! Where there is hatred let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; Where there is sadness, joy.
Saint Francis of Assisi, "Prayer of St Francis" (attributed)
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
Canada is a country so square that even the female impersonators are women.
Richard Benne
No. Men should die for lies. But the truth is too precious to die for.
Terry Pratchett, Small Gods
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
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
Sophocles
The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings.
Okakura Kakuzo
What kind of man would live a life without daring Is life so sweet that we should criticize men that seek adventure Is there a better way to die.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.
Difficulties are things that show what men are.
Epictetus
Life is not advancement. It is growth. It does not move upward, but expands outward, in all directions.
Russell G. Alexande
I would not give one moment of heaven for all the joy and riches of the world, even if it lasted for thousands and thousands of years.
Martin Luthe
Nothing is more damaging to a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
Francis Bacon
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
Tacitus
Movements born in hatred very quickly take on the characteristics of the thing they oppose.
J. S. Habgood
Upon books the collective education of the race depends; they are the sole instruments of registering, perpetuating and transmitting thought.
Henry C. Rogers
Thirty - The promise of a decade of loneliness, a thinning list of single men to know, a thinning brief - Case of enthusiasm, thinning hair.
F Scott
Men are not against you; they are merely for themselves.
Gene Fowle
I believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest.
John Buchan
There are moments on most days when I feel a deep and sincere gratitude, when I sit at the open window, and there is a blue sky or moving clouds.
Kathe Kollwitz
Non - Violence does not signify that man must not fight against the enemy, and by enemy is meant the evil which men do, not the human beings themselves.
Mohandas Ghandi