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One man cannot hold another man down in the ditch without remaining down in the ditch with him.
Booker T. Washington
At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.
Power over a man's subsistence is power over his will.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
Hubert H. Humphrey
When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.
To be happy with a man you must understand him a lot and love him a little. To be happy with a woman you must love her a lot and not try to understand her at all.
A process which led from the amoeba to man appeared to the philosophers to be obviously a progress though whether the amoeba would agree with this opinion is not known.
Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to the inner life what choice of action is to the outer. In both cases, a man is responsible for his choice and must accept the consequences, whatever they may be.
W. H. Auden
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their numbers than the greatness of a man is by his height.
A man has as many social selves as there are individuals who recognize him.
Man lives for science as well as bread.
What every genuine philosopher (every genuine man, in fact) craves most is praise although the philosophers generally call it recognition!
A man marries to have a home, but also because he doesn't want to be bothered with sex and all that sort of thing.
W. Somerset Maugham
He is neither a strategist nor is he schooled in the operational arts, nor is he a tactician, nor is he a general. Other than that he's a great military man.
The man who rows the boat seldom has time to rock it.
There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by the unfolding of his powers.
Just as love is an orientation which refers to all objects and is incompatible with the restriction to one object, so is reason a human faculty which must embrace the whole of the world with which man is confronted.
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
We must, however, acknowledge, as it seems to me, that man with all his noble qualities... still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin.
Like every man of sense and good feeling, I abominate work.
As far as Saddam Hussein being a great military strategist, he is neither a strategist, nor is he schooled in the operational arts, nor is he a tactician, nor is he a general, nor is he a soldier. Other than that, he's a great military man, I want you to know that.
Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore.
I never wanted to weigh more heavily on a man than a bird.
It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this.
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance - the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it; better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen.
There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming.
A man's as miserable as he thinks he is.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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