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Man's chiefest treasure is a sparing tongue.
– HesiodRate it:
Man's course begins in a garden, but it ends in a city.
– Alexander MacLarenRate it:
Man's great misfortune is that he has no organ, no kind of eyelid or brake, to mask or block a thought, or all thought, when he wants to.
– Paul ValeryRate it:
Man's greatness consists in his ability to do and the proper application of his powers to things needed to be done.
– Frederick DouglassRate it:
Man's greatness lies in his power of thought.
– Blaise PascalRate it:
Man's life is short and transitory because they devote most of their lives also to what is transient and momentary.
– L.F. MagisterRate it:
Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is.
– Erich FrommRate it:
Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.
– Erich FrommRate it:
Man's main task is to give birth to himself.
– Erich FrommRate it:
Man's many desires are like the small metal coins he carries about in his pocket. The more he has the more they weigh him down.
– Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai BabaRate it:
Man's mind is so formed that it is far more susceptible to falsehood than to truth.
– Desiderius ErasmusRate it:
Man's mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions.
– Sri da AvabhasRate it:
Man's most valuable trait Is a judicious sense of what not to believe.
– EuripidesRate it:
Man, an animal that makes bargains.
– Adam SmithRate it:
Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; The best of life is but intoxication.
– Lord Byron, Don JuanRate it:
Man, being the servant and interpreter of nature, can do and understand so much and so much only as he has observed in fact or in thought of the course of nature beyond this he neither knows anything nor can do anything.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Man, even man debased by the neocapitalism and pseudosocialism of our time, is a marvelous being because he sometimes speaks. Language is the mark, the sign, not of his fall but of his original innocence. Through the Word we may regain the lost kingdom and recover powers we possessed in the far-distant past.
– Octavio PazRate it:
Man, I was tame compared to what they do now, are you kidding ? All that I ever did was just jiggle.
– Elvis PresleyRate it:
Man, though he be gray-headed when he comes back, soon gets a young wife. But a woman?s time is short within which she can expect to obtain a husband. If she allows it to slip away, no one cares to marry her. She sits at home, speculating on the probability of her marriage.
– AristophanesRate it:
Man, unlike any other thing organic or inorganic in the universe, grows beyond his work, walks up the stairs of his concepts, emerges ahead of his accomplishments.
– John SteinbeckRate it:
Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.
– Samuel ButlerRate it:
Man...is a tame or civilized animal never the less, he requires proper instruction and a fortunate nature, and then of all animals he becomes the most divine and most civilized but if he be insufficiently or ill- educated he is the most savage of earthly creatures.
– PlatoRate it:
Man...is a tame or civilized animal; never the less, he requires proper instruction and a fortunate nature, and then of all animals he becomes the most divine and most civilized; but if he be insufficiently or ill- educated he is the most savage of earthly creatures.
– PlatoRate it:
Manage your Anger, because Anger is a highly deceptive and self-destructive sword. Anger would totally destroy the person who possesses it rather than the people against whom it gets directed. Greek Mythology also teaches us that when Gods wish to destroy someone, they always make her/him angry first. So, manage your Anger effectively, for your own sake, so that Anger would never be able to destroy you; never ever!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Management An activity or art where those who have not yet succeeded and those who have proved unsuccessful are led by those who have not yet failed.
– Paulson FrencknerRate it:

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