Men Quotes

He removes the greatest ornament of friendship, who takes away from it respect.
Cicero
Confucius - if a man withdraws his mind from the love of...

Football incorporates the two worst elements of American society violence punctuated by committee meetings.
George Will
Consciousness is a phase of mental life which arises in connection with the formation of new habits. When habit is formed, consciousness only interferes to spoil our performance.
W. R. Inge
Men have become the tools of their tools.
Henry David Thoreau
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.
Ogden Nash

Theodore harold white - generally students are the best vehicles for...
Robert collie - the great successful men of the world have used...
The moment that any of us begins to trade principle for approval we give up our power.
Dennis Kucinich
Life is all one piece. Men err when they think they can be inhuman exploiters in their business life, and loving husbands and fathers at home. For achievement without love is a cold and tight - Lipped murderer of human happiness everywhere.
Smiley Blanton
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
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
George Eliot
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
Science at best is not wisdom it is knowledge. Wisdom is knowledge tempered with judgment.
Lord Ritchie - Calde
Good sense travels on the well - worn paths genius, never. And that is why the crowd, not altogether without reason, is so ready to treat great men as lunatics.
Cesare Lombroso
There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes.
William Bennett
Culture makes all men gentle.
Menande
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
Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings.
William James
Death is not the worst than can happen to men.
Plato
While you are not able to serve men, how can you serve spirits of the dead?... While you do not know life, how can you know about death?
Confucius, The Confucian Analects, bk. 11: 11
The primary task of the Church is not to mend the manners of the community, but to proclaim the matchless Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ. When men hear that Gospel and believe it, their lives will give evidence of their faith.
Walter Dale Langtry
Little Girl No thanks, I take it black, like my men.
Airplane
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
There are many elements to a campaign. Leadership is number one. Everything else is number two.
Bernd Breche
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How Kennedy knew the precise drop in milk consumption in 1960, the percentage rise in textile imports from 1957 to 1960 and the number of speeches cleared by the Defense Department is not quite clear, but anyway, he did. He either overwhelmed you with decimal points or disarmed you with a smile and a wisecrack.
James Barrett Scotty Reston
Optimism is the content of small men in high places.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Beneath the rule of men entirely great, The pen is mightier than the sword.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
There is a tide in the affairs of men Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life Is bound in shallows and in miseries.
William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 4 scene 3
The worst derangement of the spirit is to believe things because we want them to be so, not because we have seen them for what they are.
Jacques Bossuet
The idea that men are created free and equal is both true and misleading: men are created different; they lose their social freedom and their individual autonomy in seeking to become like each other.
David Riesman
For every ailment under the sun, There is a remedy, or there is none... If there be one try to find it If there be none, never mind it.
Dean Hawkins
I recommend you to take care of the minutes, for the hours will take care of themselves.
Lord Chesterfield
Men are the only animals that devote themselves, day in and day out, to making one another unhappy. It is an art like any other. Its virtuosi are called altruists.
H. L. Mencken
The glory of great men should always be measured by the means they have used to acquire it.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
Ambrose Redmoon
The man who trusts men will make fewer mistakes that he who distrusts them.
Conte Di Camillo Benso Cavou
Prejudice is the conjurer of imaginary wrongs, strangling truth, overpowering reason, making strong men weak and weak men weaker. God give us the large hearted charity which bearth all things, believe all things, hope all things, endure all things, which thinks no evil.
Macduff
Sometimes I would rather that people take away years from my life Than take away a moment.
Pearl Bailey