I don't need a man to rectify my existence. The most profound relationship we'll ever have is the one with ourselves.
To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach.
The man who does evil to another does evil to himself, and the evil counsel is most evil for him who counsels it.
No man is happy; he is at best fortunate.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Every man's life is a fairy tale written by God's fingers.
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet in his private heart no man much respects himself.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man, at twice its natural size.
I was a crazy young man who let himself be blinded by his passions and obeyed only the impulses of the moment.
Thought: Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.
Now, the external work of man is of the most varied kind as regards the force or ease, the form and rapidity, of the motions used on it, and the kind of work produced.
I was perceiving myself as good as a man or equal to a man and as powerful and I wanted to look ambiguous because I thought that was a very interesting statement to make through the media. And it certainly did cause quite a few ripples and interest and shock waves.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
If a man has nothing to eat, fasting is the most intelligent thing he can do.
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
Conscience is a man's compass.
Every man, either to his terror or consolation, has some sense of religion.
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous because he has the proper stuff in him.
You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon; Ireland's history in their lineaments trace; think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends.
No duty the Executive had to perform was so trying as to put the right man in the right place.
To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
If we want to make a statement about a man's nature on the basis of his physiognomy, we must take everything into account; it is in his distress that a man is tested, for then his nature is revealed.
The heart of a man to the heart of a maid - Light of my tents, be fleet - Morning awaits at the end of the world, And the world is all at our feet.