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Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.
As long as men are free to ask what they must, free to say what they think, free to think what they will, freedom can never be lost and science can never regress.
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, have been achieved by poor men; poor scholars, poor professional men, poor artisans and artists, poor philosophers, poets, and men of genius.
Toward no crimes have men shown themselves so cold- bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences of belief.
James Russell Lowell
If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang him.
For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.
Happy is he who still loves something he loved in the nursery: He has not been broken in two by time; he is not two men, but one, and he has saved not only his soul but his life.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Frank Lloyd Wright
It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.
My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only gods fashioned by men in their own image, to be servants of their human interests.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused men to fall.
It is a sad thing when men have neither the wit to speak well nor the judgment to hold their tongues.
Jean de la Bruyere
The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in the insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well meaning but without understanding.
Louis D. Brandeis
Men at most differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Men are more prone to cheating, definitely.
All literary men are Red Sox fans - to be a Yankee fan in a literate society is to endanger your life.
As soon as men know that they can kill without fear of punishment or blame, they kill; or at least they encourage killers with approving smiles.
Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the former has made us men.
Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff to prove that they are worthy of woman's attention.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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