man quotes

The man whose authority is recent is always stern.Aeschylus

You shall find out how salt is the taste of another man's bread, and how hard is the way up and down another man's stairs.Dante Alighieri

No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that is his heart which is capable of responding to it.James Allen

A man is literally what he thinks.James Lane Allen

It does you no good to see the number two or number three man in the corporation-you have to get through to number one.Stephen Ambrose

The man who has no inner-life is a slave to his surroundings.Henri Frederic Amiel

Now this relaxation of the mind from work consists on playful words or deeds. Therefore it becomes a wise and virtuous man to have recourse to such things at times.Thomas Aquinas

What evil is there in seeing a man possess a woman? Why, the beasts would be more free than we!Pietro Aretino

A man's homeland is wherever he prospers.Aristophanes

We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.Aristotle

Middle -age is the time of life, that a man first notices - in his wife.Richard Armour

And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning.Isaac Asimov

I don't want to be the oldest performer in captivity... I don't want to look like a little old man dancing out there.Fred Astaire

I feel as though the camera is almost a kind of voyeur in Mr. Bean's life, and you just watch this bizarre man going about his life in the way that he wants to.Rowan Atkinson

The words of a dead man are modified in the guts of the living.W. H. Auden

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.Marcus Aurelius

I can see myself as a very old man in a terrific wheelchair. Only, I won't be photographing the tree outside my window, the way Steichen did. I'll be photographing other old people.Richard Avedon

I don't sit around thinking that I'd like to have another husband; only another man would make me think that way.Lauren Bacall

There are many members of parliament present here who know as well as I do that, if a man has not already been converted, it will require a great deal more than a letter of appeal to achieve conversion.Fredrik Bajer

Pride in the case of a rich man is bad, but pride in the case of a poor man is worse.Abu Bakr