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It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I am an unmarried man, as opposed to a single man. A bachelor, according to the dictionary, is a man who has never been married. An unmarried man is not married at the moment. Many of these terms have fallen into disuse.
I've been involved in something which was chaotic and insane. All I can say now is that I am, and intend to stay, a single man.
If you're a single man and you happen to be in this business, you're deemed a player. But I don't see myself as a ladies' man.
A bachelor's life is no life for a single man.
I have no one to leave the money to. I'm a single man. I like spending my money.
The notion of the single man began in the 1950's. The idea of the bachelor as a separate life was new and obscure.
No single man can be taken as a model for a perfect figure, for no man lives on earth who is endowed with the whole of beauty.
Early gay novels such as 'Giovanni's Room' and 'The City and the Pillar' were not nearly as important to me as Isherwood's 'A Single Man.' I mean, 'Giovanni's Room' is a very beautiful book, but in terms of gay politics, if you care about that, it's not a very evolved book, because the idea behind it is, the only desirable men are straight men.
Evolution is fascinating to watch. To me it is the most interesting when one can observe the evolution of a single man.
If a wise man behaves prudently, how can he be overcome by his enemies? Even a single man, by right action, can overcome a host of foes.
But when you're a celebrity, you discover that you're no longer the pursuer, but the one being pursued. That's one of the disappointments I have had since becoming a single man.
Most mustaches lie waiting for some Clark Gable or Tom Selleck to fix them in the mind. The greatest are identified with a single man, a bad man, usually, who so wrapped his identity with a particular configuration of facial hair that the two became inseparable.
I used to love stage above all, but that was when I was a single man. As I get older, the time commitment gets harder for theatre.
During the whole campaign, from June 27 to July 31, there has been no shirking or hesitation, to tiring on the part of a single man so far as I have seen; the brigade commanders reported none.
Not a single man on earth knows from his own experience the how and where of his birth, only from tradition, which is often very uncertain.
E. T. A. Hoffmann
Yes, Jean Monnet was the father of the concept of a United States of Europe and his efforts more than those of any other single man helped change the thinking of European leaders.
The New Testament doesn't present Jesus as a single man to cover up his humanity. It presents him as a single man because... he was a single man.
This will be the fourth time I've seen this film. I'm very proud of it and I think it's a great movie for women of any age. And almost every single man I've talked to has admitted to crying.
I would willingly give fifty thousand crowns to be able to say that I took Paris without costing the life of one single man.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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