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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 ildanRate it:
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 LichtenbergRate it:
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.
– UnknownRate it:
Man is a hating rather than a loving animal.
– Rebecca WestRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Man is a make-believe animal - he is never so truly himself as when he is acting a part.
– William HazlittRate it:
Man is a marble piece; unlike Michelangelo's masterpieces, man is unconsciously carved and imperfectly shaped by the nature
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Man is a natural polygamist: he always has one woman leading him by the nose, and another hanging on to his coattails.
– H. L. MenckenRate it:
Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave.
– Thomas BrowneRate it:
Man is a parrot in the House of History; he listens and then he repeats the same crap over and over!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
– Orson WellesRate it:
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 WildeRate it:
Man is a social animal. Without society he is nothing but animal. Yet many consider themselves 'self made'.
– B. J. GuptaRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Man is a tireless traveller wandering in the dark valleys of his past!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Man is a tool-using Animal. Nowhere do you find him without tools; without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Man is a victim of dope in the incurable form of hope.
– Ogden NashRate it:
Man is a wonderful creature; he sees through the layers of fat (eyes), hears through a bone (ears) and speaks through a lump of flesh (tongue).
– Hazrat Ali Ibn-e-Abi Talib, Nahj-ul-Balagha (Sermons and sayings Compilation)Rate it:
Man is about to be an automaton; he is identifiable only in the computer. As a person of worth and creativity, as a being with an infinite potential, he retreats and battles the forces that make him inhuman. The dissent we witness is a reaffirmation of faith in man; it is protest against living under rules and prejudices and attitudes that produce the extremes of wealth and poverty and that make us dedicated to the destruction of people through arms, bombs, and gases, and that prepare us to think alike and be submissive objects for the regime of the computer.
– William O. DouglasRate it:
Man is always more than he can know of himself consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him.
– Golo MannRate it:
Man is an actor who plays various parts: First comes a boy, then out a lover starts; His garb is changed for, lo! a beggar?s rags; Then he?s a merchant with full money-bags; Anon, an aged sire, wrinkled and lean; At last Death drops the curtain on the scene.*
– BhartrihariRate it:
Man is an animal which, alone among the animals, refuses to be satisfied by the fulfilment of animal desires.
– Alexander Graham BellRate it:
Man is an appearance; God is a reality.
– Kedar JoshiRate it:
Man is an intellectual animal, therefore an everlasting contradiction to himself. His senses centre in himself, his ideas reach to the ends of the universe; so that he is torn in pieces between the two without the possibility of its ever being otherwise. A mere physical being or a pure spirit can alone be satisfied with itself.
– HazlittRate it:
Man is asked to make of himself what he is supposed to become to fulfill his destiny.
– Paul TillichRate it:

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