I envy children who know that they're going to become doctors, know they're going to go into the forces or whatever. I think choice is one of the hardest things, but that's what I try to give my children, to say you can do anything.
It is misery, you know, unspeakable misery for the man who lives alone and who detests sordid, casual affairs; not old enough to do without women, but not young enough to be able to go and look for one without shame!
No man who knows aught, can be so stupid to deny that all men naturally were born free.
For Africa to me... is more than a glamorous fact. It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place.
I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man.
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 never - you know also one of the things that would save me for a man my age, it was not that easy to lose that much weight and fall down and look like something draped.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
All I know is that I operate by going out to each of them and trying to learn the territory in which they operate. My language to each of them has to suit their brain.
You know my dad pushed me to believe that I was going to be the best. I just never thought of life without tennis, even looking forward.
Man, before he is being regenerated, does not even know that any internal man exists, much less is he acquainted with its nature and quality.
I know when I go outside, there'll be a van or two and they'll probably follow us four out of seven days a week, trying to get something. But I'm just going across town and I know they're just wasting their day, so it doesn't bother me anymore.
If you want to know about a man you can find out an awful lot by looking at who he married.
Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask 'how', while others of a more curious nature will ask 'why'. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.
The plain man is familiar with blindness and deafness, and knows from his everyday experience that the look of things is influenced by his senses; but it never occurs to him to regard the whole world as the creation of his senses.
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather than a baker, when he is no longer compelled, as among the Egyptians, to succeed to his father's craft.
Men don't want another man to look at their woman because they don't know how to handle it.
They know they're going to look beautiful, and I don't think women should look like costumes. They shouldn't look like fashion victims.
I'm always trying to do the impossible to please people. It comes from not being secure in myself and not looking at the things within I have to fix. Sometimes you keep going because you don't want to face the truth.
A man knows he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
The world turns aside to let any man pass who knows where he is going.
Men want girls. Most men want little girls. They want them in film. They want to look at them. That's all they want. An evolved man is not going to look that way.
The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going.
A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
I am going to stop calling you a white man and I'm going to ask you to stop calling me a black man.