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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 Talmud
Man has to suffer. When he has no real afflictions, he invents some.
– Jose Marti
Man have to have friends even in hell.
– Miguel de Cervantes
Man in general, if reduced to himself, is too wicked to be free.
– Joseph de Maistre
Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain.
– Lily Tomlin
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 Disraeli
Man is a clever animal who behaves like an imbecile.
– Albert Schweitzer
Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.
– Gaston Bachelard
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which believe the idea that things cannot be changed.
– Tom Clancy
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
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"
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 ildan
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 Lichtenberg
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.
– Unknown
Man is a hating rather than a loving animal.
– Rebecca West
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 ildan
Man is a make-believe animal - he is never so truly himself as when he is acting a part.
– William Hazlitt
Man is a marble piece; unlike Michelangelo's masterpieces, man is unconsciously carved and imperfectly shaped by the nature
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is a natural polygamist: he always has one woman leading him by the nose, and another hanging on to his coattails.
– H. L. Mencken
Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave.
– Thomas Browne
Man is a parrot in the House of History; he listens and then he repeats the same crap over and over!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
– Orson Welles
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
– Oscar Wilde
Man is a social animal. Without society he is nothing but animal. Yet many consider themselves 'self made'.
– B. J. Gupta
Man is a thief, an impudent thief! He steals honey from bees, eggs from chickens, milk from cows and life from the God!
– Mehmet Murat ildan

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