Men Quotes

Posted by Vebra on March 07, 2012

Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The glory of great men should always be measured by the means they have used to acquire it.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.
- Henry Stimson

The perfect man uses his mind as a mirror. It grasps nothing. It regrets nothing. It receives but does not keep.
- Chuang-tzu

Clocks will go as they are set, but man, irregular man, is never constant, never certain.
- Thomas Otway

A man's character is his fate.
- Heraclitus

At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future tradition has placed men to guard the past.
- Maurice Masterlinck

There is no witness so dreadful no accuser so terrible as the conscience that dwells in the heart of every man.
- Polybius

Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
- Heraclitus

I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man I want a man without money rather than money without a man.
- Themistocles

A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will.
- Henry David Thoreau

All that man achieves and all that he fails to achieve is the direct result of his own thougths.
- James Allen

The imagination of nature is far, far greater than the imagination of man.
- Richard Feynman

Man needs difficulties they are necessary for health.
- Carl Gustav Jung

Women don't want to hear what you think. Women want to hear what they think -- in a deeper voice.
- Bill Cosby

Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth not by the color of their skin but by the size of their hope.
- John Johnson

Brave men are all vertebrates they have their softness on the surface and their toughness in the middle.
- Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Be gentle with the young.
- Juvenal

Heal anothers heart and in the process you will heal your own.
- Dan Kelly

Think like a man of action, and act like a man of thought.
- Henri L. Bergson

The greatest men have been those who have cut their way to success through difficulties.
- F. W. Robertson

A wise and good man will turn examples of all sorts to his own advantage. The good he will make his patterns, and strive to equal or excel them.
- Thomas A. Kempis

The wise man never loses his temper.
- Cicero

Try not to be a man of success, but rather to be a man of value.
- Albert Einstein

To a brave man, good and bad luck are like his left and right hand. He uses both.
- St Catherine of Siena

Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts.
- Voltaire

Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.
- Mahatma Gandhi

The strong man is the one who is able to intercept at will the communication between the senses and the mind.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us all in the long run.
- George Bernard Shaw

No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.
- John Donne

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
- Samuel Johnson

No man knows how bad he is till he has tried very hard to be good. Only those who try to resist temptation know how strong it is.
- C.S. Lewis

Danger gleams like sunshine to a brave man's eyes.
- Euripides

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
- Martin Luther

No man is entirely worthless, he can always serve as a bad example.
- Brian Oldfield

A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
- Oscar Wilde

Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.
- Bern Williams

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