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Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.
How well I have learned that there is no fence to sit on between heaven and hell. There is a deep, wide gulf, a chasm, and in that chasm is no place for any man.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
I finally know what distinguishes man from the other beasts: financial worries.
You can't be a real man if you don't look out for your kids. They need you.
I've got no respect for any young man who won't join the colors.
Nathan Bedford Forrest
It was a very intense and stressful situation. There was playing in the Johnny-pump (an opened fire hydrant) and the ice-cream man coming around and all of these games that we'd play, and suddenly it would turn just violent and there would be shootings at 12 in the afternoon on any given day.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lies man's only promise.
If you're walking with your lady on the sidewalk, I still like to see a man walking street-side, to protect the lady from traffic. I grew up with that, and I hate to see something like that get lost. I still like to see that a man opens the door. I like those touches of chivalry that are fast disappearing.
I think every chef, not just in America, but across the world, has a double-edged sword - two jackets, one that's driven, a self-confessed perfectionist, thoroughbred, hate incompetence and switch off the stove, take off the jacket and become a family man.
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it.
Live and think like a poor man and you'll always be OK.
I think that the path that I took was normal in the American society where young women and men are not trained as to how to make the transition from being a girl to being a woman, from being a boy to being a man. And so I think that most young people in America live by trial and error, and not by parental instruction, community guidance.
Is man one of God's blunders? Or is God one of man's blunders?
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them.
All greatness of character is dependent on individuality. The man who has no other existence than that which he partakes in common with all around him, will never have any other than an existence of mediocrity.
James F. Cooper
I married the first man I ever kissed. When I tell this to my children, they just about throw up.
Only the wise know just where predestination ends and free will begins. Meanwhile, you must keep on doing your best, according to your own clearest understanding. you must long for freedom as the drowning man longs for air. Without sincere longing, you will never find God.
It takes a real man to make a true confession - a Chocolate Soldier will excuse or cloak his sin.
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want a man without money rather than money without a man.
A man needs to look, not down, but up to standards set so much above his ordinary self as to make him feel that he is himself spiritually the underdog.
By a great man, however, we mean a man who, because of his spiritual gifts, his character, and other qualities, deserves to be called great and who as a result earns the power to influence others.
Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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