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Irish writer 1854-1900
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
Sir James Matthew Barrie
British playwright 1860-1937
Men's second childhood begins when a woman gets a hold of him.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
'Tis very certain that each man carries in his eye the exact indication of his rank in the immense scale of men, and we are always learning to read it. A complete man should need no auxiliaries to his personal presence.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
Contact with men who wield power and authority still leaves an intangible sense of repulsion. It's very like being in close proximity to fecal matter, the fecal embodiment of something unmentionable, and you wonder what it is made of and when it acquired its historically sacred character.
Francis Maitland Balfour
British biologist 1851-1882
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all men, charity.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men.
A proverb is one man's wit and all men's wisdom.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
American statesman 1882-1945
But while they prate of economic laws, men and women are starving. We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings.
Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.
American academic and social critic 1947-
Men are run ragged by female sexuality all their lives. From the beginning of his life to the end, no man ever fully commands any woman. It's an illusion. Men are pussy-whipped. And they know it. That's what the strip clubs are about; not woman as victim, not woman as slave, but woman as goddess.Source: As quoted in Sexuality and Gender (2002)
In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
A man's real life is that accorded to him in the thoughts of other men by reason of respect or natural love.
Indian politician 1917-1985
All business depends upon men fulfilling their responsibilities.
English statesman 1874-1965
All men make mistakes, but only wise men learn from their mistakes.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
An instinctive taste teaches men to build their churches with spire steeples which point as with a silent finger to the sky and stars.
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