Quotes: man

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  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
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    A man should be upright, not be kept upright.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
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    A man should ever be ready booted to take his journey.
  • George Moore
    George Moore
    Irish writer 1852-1933
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    A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
  • Frank Dane
    Frank Dane
    British actor 1885-1957
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    A man who calls bullshit fertilizer.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    A man who does not think and plan long ahead will find trouble right at his door.
  • Mario Puzo
    Mario Puzo
    American author, screenwriter and journalist 1920-1999
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    A man who doesn't spend time with his family can never be a real man.
    Source: The Godfather
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
  • P. D. James
    P. D. James
    English crime writer 1920-2014
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    A man who lives with nature is used to violence and is companionable with death. There is more violence in an English hedgerow than in the meanest streets of a great city.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
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    A man who marries a woman to educate her falls a victim to the same fallacy as the woman who marries a man to reform him.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    A miser grows rich by seeming poor. An extravagant man grows poor by seeming rich.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you're looking down, you can't see something that's above you.
  • Shawn McCabe
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    A snake is afraid of a mongoes, a mongoes is afraid of a dog, a dog is
    afraid of man, but why is man not afraid of God?
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him.