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2649 Greatest Quotes About Men


If you can meet success and failure and treat them both as impostors, then you are a balanced man, my son. Rudyard Kipling
Only he who is man enough will release the woman in woman. Friedrich Nietzsche
...they discovered only a small asteroid inhabited by a solitary old man who claimed repeatedly that nothing was true, though he was later discovered to be lying. Douglas Adams
Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore. Guru Nanak
Men think highly of those who rise rapidly in the world; whereas nothing rises quicker than dust, straw, and feathers. Lord Byron
When a naked man is chasing a woman through an alley with a butcher knife and a hard-on, I figure he isn't out collecting for the Red Cross. Clint Eastwood
Democracy without God is mans worship and elevation of himself and his own intelligence or humanism, where man becomes his own measure for morality, judgment, and justice. Myles Munroe
One of the most interesting and harmful delusions to which men and nations can be subjected is that of imagining themselves special instruments of the Divine Will. Bertrand Russell
Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, but, they also get more notoriety when they crash. Amelia Earhart
I believe that all men are just overgrown boys with deep problems communicating. Neil Gaiman
Girls talk to each other like men talk to each other. But girls have an eye for detail. Amy Winehouse
The property which every man has in his own labour, as it is the original foundation of all other property, so it is the most sacred and inviolable. Adam Smith
A writer can do nothing for men more necessary, satisfying, than just simply to reveal to them the infinite possibility of their own souls. Walt Whitman
There is but one Church in which men find salvation, just as outside the ark of Noah it was not possible for anyone to be saved. Thomas Aquinas
A body of men holding themselves accountable to nobody ought not to be trusted by anybody. Thomas Paine
but the bravest man among us is afraid of himself. Oscar Wilde
America's greatest crime against the black man was not slavery or lynching, but that he was taught to wear a mask of self-hate and self-doubt. Malcolm X
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years but the one with the richest experiences. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
False happiness renders men stern and proud, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness renders them kind and sensible, and that happiness is always shared. Montesquieu
We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men's crapper of the local bar. Charles Bukowski
Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. Nelson Mandela
Young man, make your name worth something. Andrew Carnegie
All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved. Sun Tzu
Give a man everything he wants and at that moment everything is not everything. Immanuel Kant
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
The mental flexibility of the wise man permits him to keep an open mind and enables him to readjust himself whenever it becomes necessary for a change. Malcolm X
Every man can educate himself. It's shameful to put one's mind into the hands of those whom you wouldn't entrust with your money. Dare to think for yourself. Voltaire
Men are qualified for civil liberty in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral chains upon their own appetites. Edmund Burke
The years keep coming and going, Men will arise & depart; Only one thing is immortal: The love that is in my heart. Heinrich Heine
The high-minded man does not bear grudges, for it is not the mark of a great soul to remember injuries, but to forget them. Aristotle
The less men think, the more they talk. Montesquieu
Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments. Andrew Jackson
It is my belief no man ever understands quite his own artful dodges to escape from the grim shadow of self knowledge. Joseph Conrad
The more one thinks, the more one feels the hopeless immensity of man's ignorance. Charles Darwin
If any civilization is to survive, it is the morality of altruism that men have to reject. Ayn Rand
A man may climb Everest for himself, but at the summit he plants his country's flag. Margaret Thatcher
I am a man of my word. Augustus
We can have no conception of God higher than man, so our God is man, and man is God. Swami Vivekananda
It is the mark of the mind untrained to take its own processes as valid for all men, and its own judgments for absolute truth. Aleister Crowley
We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men. George Orwell
A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous. Thomas Hobbes
I wanted them to be diverse. The whole underlying principle of the X-Men was to try to be an anti-bigotry story to show there's good in every person. Stan Lee
When a mad man walks naked, it is his kinsmen who feel shame, not himself. Chinua Achebe
The sensitivity of men to small matters, and their indifference to great ones, indicates a strange inversion. Blaise Pascal
There is only one thing in life which never changes, and it is change. Confucius
Who is richer? The man who is seen, but cannot see? Or the man who is not being seen, but can see? Babe Ruth
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men. Voltaire
A man who procrastinates in his choosing will inevitably have his choice made for him by circumstance. Hunter S. Thompson
The sum of evil, Pascal remarked, would be much diminished if men could only learn to sit quietly in their rooms. Aldous Huxley
Man's external form, marvellously constructed, is not much as compared with the divine soul that dwells inside that structure. Leonardo da Vinci
The Fate of good men who refuse to become involved in politics is to be ruled by evil men. Edmund Burke
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction. Blaise Pascal
Man's greatest joy is to slay his enemy, plunder his riches, ride his steeds, see the tears of his loved ones and embrace his women. Genghis Khan
It’s amazing how much panic one honest man can spread among a multitude of hypocrites. Thomas Sowell