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A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear of any kind is really a free, a peaceful man.
Some kinds of animals burrow in the ground; others do not. Some animals are nocturnal, as the owl and the bat; others use the hours of daylight. There are tame animals and wild animals. Man and the mule are always tame; the leopard and the wolf are invariably wild, and others, as the elephant, are easily tamed.
Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
We are all ready to be savage in some cause. The difference between a good man and a bad one is the choice of the cause.
The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule.
A wrong concept misleads the understanding; a wrong deed degrades the whole man, and may eventually demolish the structure of the human ego.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.
Monday is great if I can spend it in bed. I'm a man of simple pleasures, really.
Man is a universe within himself.
That man is not truly brave who is afraid either to seem or to be, when it suits him, a coward.
Edgar Allan Poe
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that's unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push.
What is man without the beasts? For if all the beast were gone, man would die of a great loneliness of the spirit.
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
Love is the expression of one's values, the greatest reward you can earn for the moral qualities you have achieved in your character and person, the emotional price paid by one man for the joy he receives from the virtues of another.
If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Walking is man's best medicine.
Life is a pilgrimage. The wise man does not rest by the roadside inns. He marches direct to the illimitable domain of eternal bliss, his ultimate destination.
When I say artist I mean the man who is building things - creating molding the earth - whether it be the plains of the west - or the iron ore of Penn. It's all a big game of construction - some with a brush - some with a shovel - some choose a pen.
Anger is a killing thing: it kills the man who angers, for each rage leaves him less than he had been before - it takes something from him.
A good mustache makes a man for many reasons.
Monuments and archaeological pieces serve as testimonies of man's greatness and establish a dialogue between civilizations showing the extent to which human beings are linked.
Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of naivete rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man - the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.
A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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