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Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed.
– William Temple
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Man always dies before he is fully born.
– Eric Fromm
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Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the Headless Monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
– Sir Charles Spencer Charlie Chaplin
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Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes the animals, man makes himself.
– G. C. Lichtenberg
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Man can be an atheist only in theory, not in practice, because the universe is too frightening and too chaotic to be too independent!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Man can believe the impossible, but man can never believe the improbable.
– Oscar Wilde
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Man can climb to the highest summits, but he cannot dwell there long.
– George Bernard Shaw
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Man can learn nothing unless he proceeds from the known to the unknown.
– Claude Bernard
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Man can live far from God -- not outside God. God is wherever we are. Even in suffering? Even in suffering.
– Elie Wiesel, The Perils of Indifference
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Man cannot be uplifted he must be seduced into virtue.
– Don Marquis
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Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
– Andr Gide
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Man cannot live by incompetence alone.
– Laurence J. Peter
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Man ceased to be an ape, vanquished the ape, on the day the first book was written.
– Yevgeny Zamyatin
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Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself.
– Chief Seattle
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Man dies of cold, not of darkness.
– Miguel de Unamuno
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Man differs from other animals particularly in this, that he is imitative, and acquires his rudiments of knowledge in this way; besides, the delight in imitation is universal.
– Aristotle
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Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that he sometimes has to eat them.
– Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
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Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.
– Adlai Ewing Stevenson
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Man does not speak because he thinks; he thinks because he speaks. Or rather, speaking is no different than thinking: to speak is to think.
– Octavio Paz
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Man forgives woman anything save the wit to outwit him.
– Minna Antrim
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Man forgives women anything save the wit to outwit him.
– Minna Antrim
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Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock.
– Alvin Toffler
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Man has always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much-the wheel, New York, wars and so on-while all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man-for precisely the same reason.
– Douglas Noel Adams
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Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, and the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
– Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
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Man has his will - but woman has her way.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
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