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Man has six organs to serve him and he is master only of three. He cannot control his eye, ear or nose, but he can his mouth, hand and foot.
– Leone LeviRate it:
Man has such a predilection for systems and abstract deductions that he is ready to distort the truth intentionally, he is ready to deny the evidence of his senses only to justify his logic.
– Feodor Mikhailovich DostoyevskyRate it:
Man has the possibility of existence after death. But possibility is one thing and the realization of the possibility is quite a different thing.
– G. I. GurdjieffRate it:
Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth which goes with him only while good fortune lasts. Second, his relatives they go only as far as the grave, leave him there. The third friend, his good deeds, go with him beyond the grave.
– The TalmudRate it:
Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth which goes with him only while good fortune lasts. Second, his relatives; they go only as far as the grave, leave him there. The third friend, his good deeds, go with him beyond the grave.
– The TalmudRate it:
Man has to suffer. When he has no real afflictions, he invents some.
– Jose MartiRate it:
Man have to have friends even in hell.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
Man in general, if reduced to himself, is too wicked to be free.
– Joseph de MaistreRate it:
Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain.
– Lily TomlinRate it:
Man is a being born to believe. And if no church comes forward with its title-deeds of truth to guide him, he will find altars and idols in his own heart and his own imagination.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
Man is a clever animal who behaves like an imbecile.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.
– Gaston BachelardRate it:
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which believe the idea that things cannot be changed.
– Tom ClancyRate it:
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
– Bertrand Russell, Unpopular Essays (1950), "Outline of Intellectual Rubbish"Rate it:
Man is a culture, nothing but a culture! Question your culture! Just like monkeys picking lice from their skin, get rid of the stupidities in your culture!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Man is a gregarious animal and much more so in his mind than in his body. A golden rule; judge men not by their opinions but by what their opinions have made of them.
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
Man is a gregarious creature, more so in mind than in body. He may like to go alone for a walk but he hates to stand alone in his opinion.
– UnknownRate it:
Man is a hating rather than a loving animal.
– Rebecca WestRate it:
Man is a machine of remembrance; all we do is to remember things because life flies fast like a swallow; reality immediately disappears!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Man is a make-believe animal - he is never so truly himself as when he is acting a part.
– William HazlittRate it:
Man is a marble piece; unlike Michelangelo's masterpieces, man is unconsciously carved and imperfectly shaped by the nature
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Man is a natural polygamist: he always has one woman leading him by the nose, and another hanging on to his coattails.
– H. L. MenckenRate it:
Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave.
– Thomas BrowneRate it:
Man is a parrot in the House of History; he listens and then he repeats the same crap over and over!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:

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