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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 DworkinRate it:
Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for love.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
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 BurkeRate it:
Men heap together the mistakes of their lives and create a monster they call destiny.
– John Oliver HobbesRate it:
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 SteeleRate it:
Men in earnest have no time to waste In patching fig-leaves for the naked truth.
– Hubert HumphreyRate it:
Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true.
– Julius CaesarRate it:
Men in Great Place are thrice Servants Servants of the Sovereign or State Servants of Fame and Servants of Business It is strange desire to seek Power and to lose Liberty.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Men in however high a station ought to fear the humble.
– PhaedrusRate it:
Men in no way approach so nearly to the gods as in doing good to men.
– Marcus Tullius CiceroRate it:
Men judge generally more by the eye than by the hand, for everyone can see and few can feel. Every one sees what you appear to be, few really know what you are.
– Niccolo MachiavelliRate it:
Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
– Charlotte BronteRate it:
Men keep agreements when it is to the advantage of neither to break them.
– SolonRate it:
Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.
– Anne Spencer Morrow LindberghRate it:
Men know they are sexual exiles. They wander the earth seeking satisfaction, craving and despising, never content. There is nothing in that anguished motion for women to envy.
– Camille PagliaRate it:
Men like the kings and the queens because men are weak! No strong man accepts any king or queen!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion.
– Thomas BrowneRate it:
Men make history, and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
– Harry S TrumanRate it:
Men make the mistake of thinking that because women can't see the sense in violence, they must be passive creatures. It's just not true. In one important way, at least, men are the passive sex. Given a choice, they will always opt for the status quo. They hate change of any kind, and they fight against it constantly. On the other hand, what women want is stability, which when you stop to think about it is a very different animal.
– Eric LustbaderRate it:
Men make their own history
– Karl MarxRate it:
Men may rise on stepping-stones of their dead selves to higher things.
– Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron TennysonRate it:
Men may seem detestable as joint stock-companies and nations; knaves, fools, and murderers there may be; men may have mean and meagre faces; but man, in the ideal, is so noble and so sparkling, such a grand and glowing creature, that over any ignominious blemish in him all his fellows should run to throw their costliest robes.
– Herman Melville, Moby DickRate it:
Men moving only in an official circle are apt to become merely official -- not to say arbitrary -- in their ideas, and are apter and apter with each passing day to forget that they only hold power in a representative capacity.
– William AdamsRate it:
Men must be decided on what they will not do, and then they are able to act with vigor in what they ought to do.
– MenciusRate it:
Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown proposed as things forgot.
– Alexander PopeRate it:

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