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Men fear thought as they fear nothing else on earth -- more than ruin -- more even than death.... Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought looks into the pit of hell and is not afraid. Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, and the chief glory of man.
– Bertrand Russell
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Men fear thought as they fear nothing else on earth more than ruin more even than death. Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought looks into the pit of hell and is not afraid. Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, and the chief glory of man.
– Bertrand Russell
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Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They never feel that it is an injustice to equals nay it is treachery to comrades.
– Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live.
– Margaret Fuller
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Men freely believe that which they desire.
– Julius Caesar
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Men generally believe what they wish.
– Gaius Julius Caesar, De Bello Gallico
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Men give me credit for some genius. All the genius I have is this. When I have a subject in mind. I study it profoundly. Day and night it is before me. My mind becomes pervaded with it... the effort which I have made is what people are pleased to call the fruit of genius. It is the fruit of labor and thought.
– Alexander Hamilton
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Men give me credit for some genius. All the genius I have lies in this when I have a subject in hand, I study it profoundly. Day and night it is before me. My mind becomes pervaded with it. Then the effort that I have made is what people are pleased to call the fruit of genius. It is the fruit of labor and thought.
– Alexander Hamilton
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Men go abroad to wonder the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars; and they pass by themselves without wondering.
– St. Augustine
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Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
– Baruch Spinoza
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Men greet each other with a sock on the arm, women with a hug, and the hug wears better in the long run.
– Edward Hoagland
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Men grow tired of sleep, love, singing and dancing, sooner than war.
– Homer
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Men hail the rising sun with glee, They love his setting glow to see, But fail to mark that every day In fragments bears their life away.
– Ramayana
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Men have a much better time of it than women; for one thing, they marry later; for another thing they die earlier.
– H. L. Mencken
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Men have always need of god! A god to defend them against other men..
– Francis Picabia
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Men have become fools with their tools.
– Thomas Elisha Stewart
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Men have become the tools of their tools
– Henry David Thoreau
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Men have become the tools of their tools.
– Henry David Thoreau
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Men have been taught that it is a virtue to agree with others. But the creator is the man who disagrees. Men have been taught that it is a virtue to swim with the current. But the creator is the man who goes against the current. Men have been taught that it is a virtue to stand together. But the creator is the man who stands alone.
– Ayn Rand
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Men have conceived a twofold use of sleep; it is a refreshing of the body in this life, and a preparing of the soul for the next.
– John Donne
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Men have defined the parameters of every subject. All feminist arguments, however radical in intent or consequence, are with or against assertions or premises implicit in the male system, which is made credible or authentic by the power of men to name.
– Andrea Dworkin
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Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love.
– William Shakespeare
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Men have no right to put the well-being of the present generation wholly out of the question. Perhaps the only moral trust with any certainty in our hands is the care of our own time.
– Edmund Burke
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Men heap together the mistakes of their lives and create a monster they call destiny.
– John Oliver Hobbes
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Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive.
– Henry Steele
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