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Men are only clever at shifting blame from their own shoulders to those of others.
– Titus LiviusRate it:
Men are punished by their sins, not for them.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
Men are rewarded or punished not for what they do but for how their acts are defined. That is why men are more interested in better justifying themselves than in better behaving themselves.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
Men are slower to recognize blessings than misfortunes.
– Titus LiviusRate it:
Men are so simple and yield so readily to the desires of the moment that he who will trick will always find another who will suffer to be tricked.
– Niccolo MachiavelliRate it:
Men are so simple, and yield so much to necessity, that he who will deceive may always find him that will lend himself to be deceived.
– MachiavelliRate it:
Men are so stupid and concerned with their present needs, they will always let themselves be deceived.
– Machiavelli, The PrinceRate it:
Men are the only animals that devote themselves, day in and day out, to making one another unhappy. It is an art like any other. Its virtuosi are called altruists.
– H.L. MenckenRate it:
Men are what their mothers made them.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Men are wise in proportion not to their experience but to their capacity for experience.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
– James BoswellRate it:
Men aren't the way they are because they want to drive women crazy; they've been trained to be that way for thousands of years. And that training makes it very difficult for men to be intimate.
– Barbara De AngelisRate it:
Men as well as animals do whatever makes them happy, differences lie in what makes them happy.
– B. J. GuptaRate it:
Men can know more than their ancestors did if they start with a knowledge of what their ancestors had already learned....That is why a society can be progressive only if it conserves its traditions.
– Walter LippmannRate it:
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations. The only sin is limitation. As soon as you once come up with a man's limitations, it is all over with him.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Men decide far more problems by hate, love, lust, rage, sorrow, joy, hope, fear, illusion, or some other inward emotion, than by reality, authority, any legal standard, judicial precedent, or statute.
– CiceroRate it:
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Men do not care how nobly they live, but only how long, although it is within the reach of every man to live nobly, but within no man's power to live long.
– SenecaRate it:
Men do not invent Myths. They only invent fables, and tell lies. True Myths create themselves, and find their expression in the men who serve their purpose.
– Denis JohnstonRate it:
Men do not understand books until they have had a certain amount of life, or at any rate no man understands a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents.
– Ezra Loomis PoundRate it:
Men exist for the sake of one another. Teach them then or bear with them.
– Marcus Aelius AureliusRate it:
Men expect too much, do too little.
– Allen TateRate it:
Men fake it because they can't get it up and get it right.
– Abraham MorgentalerRate it:
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
– Sir Francis Bacon, "Of Death"Rate it:

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