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Man's mind is so formed that it is far more susceptible to falsehood than to truth.
– Desiderius Erasmus
Man's mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions.
– Sri da Avabhas
Man's most valuable trait Is a judicious sense of what not to believe.
– Euripides
Man, an animal that makes bargains.
– Adam Smith
Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; The best of life is but intoxication.
– Lord Byron, Don Juan
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 Bacon
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 Paz
Man, I was tame compared to what they do now, are you kidding ? All that I ever did was just jiggle.
– Elvis Presley
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.
– Aristophanes
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 Steinbeck
Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.
– Samuel Butler
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.
– Plato
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.
– Plato
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 Frenckner
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
– Peter Drucker
Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
– Stephen Covey
Management is how well it runs when you are there: Leadership is how well it runs when you are not.
– Chase Leblanc
Management is nothing more than motivating other people.
– Lee Iacocca
Management manages by making decisions and by seeing that those decisions are implemented.
– Harold Geneen
Management means, in the last analysis, the substitution of thought for brawn and muscle, of knowledge for folkways and superstition, and of cooperation for force. It means the substitution of responsibility for obedience to rank, and of authority of performance for the authority of rank. Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.
– Peter Drucker
Management" means, in the last analysis, the substitution of thought for brawn and muscle, of knowledge for folklore and superstition, and of cooperation for force. . .
– Peter F. Drucker, People and Performance
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
– Lao Tzu
Manifest plainness,
Embrace simplicity,
Reduce selfishness,
Have few desires.

– Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzu
Mankind are earthen jugs with spirits in them.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne
Mankind censure injustice fearing that they may be the victims of it, and not because they shrink from committing it.
– Plato

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