Quotes: man

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  • All the knowing ones were consulted as to the issue, and they all agreed, to a man, in one of two opinions: either that Bob would flog Billy, or Billy would flog Bob.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Always remember, a cat looks down on man, a dog looks up to man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal.
  • Don Marquis
    Don Marquis
    American writer 1878-1937
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    An optimist is a man who has never had much experience.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed, than be debarred from talking of his own dear person.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.
  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
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    Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor wouldn't still be here.
  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
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    Art, the one achievement of Man which has made the long trip up from all fours seem well advised.
  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes.



  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each thought is of unusual daring; such as an idle man cannot read, and a timid one would not be entertained by, which even make us dangerous to existing institution - such call I good books.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    But a lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
  • Lewis Mumford
    Lewis Mumford
    American social philosopher 1895-1990
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    By his very success in inventing labor-saving devices, modern man has manufactured an abyss of boredom that only the privileged classes in earlier civilizations have ever fathomed.
  • By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.