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1240 Greatest Quotes About Man


Every man is a divinity in disguise, a god playing the fool. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore. Guru Nanak
The greatness of a man is measured by the way he treats the little man. Compassion for the weak is a sign of greatness. Myles Munroe
No man is hurt but by himself. Diogenes
Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another. Ernest Hemingway
I recognize the Republican party as the sheet anchor of the colored man's political hopes and the ark of his safety. Frederick Douglass
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies. Jane Austen
I've always had a problem with the average macho man - they've always been a threat to me. Kurt Cobain
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out. Francis Bacon
I really wish I was less of a thinking man and more of a fool not afraid of rejection. Billy Joel
There is not a man beneath the canopy of Heaven who does not know that slavery is wrong for him. Frederick Douglass
Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is made nothing entirely straight can be carved. Immanuel Kant
I have plowed and planted and gathered into barns, and no man could head me. And aren't I a woman? Sojourner Truth
New York gave me hell for that 'Purple Swag,' man. They didn't respect me until 'Peso.'. ASAP Rocky
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man. Franz Kafka
I have a fan base worldwide, man. I think they're really down for me. That's how I got signed - 30,000 fans retweeting Rick Ross. Meek Mill
I have altogether failed to comprehend as to how undue pride or vain-gloriousness could ever stand in the way of a man believing in God. Bhagat Singh
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones. Bertrand Russell
The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month. Fyodor Dostoevsky
No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment. Jane Austen
A man may be a pessimistic determinist before lunch and an optimistic believer in the will's freedom after it. Aldous Huxley
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world. Francis Bacon
A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value of time, and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain. Samuel Johnson
A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous. Thomas Hobbes
A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation. Mark Twain
The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything. Friedrich Nietzsche
To believe that what has not occurred in history will not occur at all, is to argue disbelief in the dignity of man. Mahatma Gandhi
If thou wilt make a man happy, add not unto his riches but take away from his desires. Epicurus
Who is richer? The man who is seen, but cannot see? Or the man who is not being seen, but can see? Babe Ruth
At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world. Charles Darwin
The time you spend grieving over a man should never exceed the amount of time you actually spent with him. Rita Rudner
As a man sow, shall he reap. and I know that talk is cheap. But the heat of the battle is as sweet as the victory. Bob Marley
The spoken word is man's physician in grief. For this alone has soothing charms for the soul. Menander
Roll on, deep and dark blue ocean, roll. Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Man marks the earth with ruin, but his control stops with the shore. Lord Byron
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul. Marcus Aurelius
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty. John Adams
The strength of a man's virtue should not be measured by his special exertions, but by his habitual acts. Blaise Pascal
To do all that one is able to do, is to be a man; to do all that one would like to do, is to be a god. Napoleon Bonaparte
A man only learns in two ways, one by reading, and the other by association with smarter people. Will Rogers
Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life. Epicurus
No man can ever end with being superior who will not begin with being inferior. Sydney Smith
No man's error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it. Thomas Hobbes
A man should not strive to eliminate his complexes but to get into accord with them: they are legitimately what directs his conduct in the world. Sigmund Freud
A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority. Samuel Johnson
We're all insecure, aren't we? I'm not walking around like I'm macho man or anything. The Weeknd
My country has contrived for me the most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived or his imagination conceived. John Adams
In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play. Friedrich Nietzsche
It takes a wise man to discover a wise man. Diogenes
Man is not the sum of what he has already, but rather the sum of what he does not yet have, of what he could have. Jean-Paul Sartre
God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind. Aeschylus
A man who makes trouble for others is also making trouble for himself. Chinua Achebe
Cobb is a prick. But he sure can hit. God Almighty, that man can hit. Babe Ruth
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer. Ralph Waldo Emerson