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Men are mad most of their lives; few live sane, fewer die so. The acts of people are baffling unless we realize that their wits are disordered. Man is driven to justice by his lunacy.
– Edward DahlbergRate it:
Men are men before they are lawyers, or physicians, or merchants, or manufacturers; and if you make them capable and sensible men, they will make themselves capable and sensible lawyers or physicians.
– John Stuart MillRate it:
Men are more accountable for their motives, than for anything else; and primarily, morality consists in the motives, that is in the affections.
– Archibald AlexanderRate it:
Men are more apt to be mistaken in their generalizations than in their particular observations.
– Niccolò MachiavelliRate it:
Men are never so likely to settle a question rightly as when they discuss it freely.
– Thomas BabingtonRate it:
Men are not against you they are merely for themselves.
– Gene FowlerRate it:
Men are not against you; they are merely for themselves.
– Gene FowlerRate it:
Men are not made religious by performing certain actions which are externally good, but they must first have righteous principles, and then they will not fail to perform virtuous actions.
– Martin LutherRate it:
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.
– Franklin Delano RooseveltRate it:
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.
– Franklin D. RooseveltRate it:
Men are not rich or poor according to what they possess but to what they desire. The only rich man is he that with content enjoys a competence.
– R ChamberlainRate it:
Men are not so weak as you think. They can always leave anybody or any place without a pang - if they find another person or another place they like better. If they feel pricks and scruples it is merely because they cannot make up their mind that the change will be absolutely to their advantage.
– John Oliver HobbesRate it:
Men are not to be judged by their looks, habits, and appearances, but by the character of their lives and conversations. ?Tis better that a man?s own works than another man?s words should praise him.
– Sir R L?EstrangeRate it:
Men are of three different capacities: one understands intuitively; another understands so far as it is explained; and a third understands neither of himself nor by explanation. The first is excellent, the second, commendable, and the third, altogether useless.
– MachiavelliRate it:
Men are only as unfaithful as their options.
– Chris RockRate it:
Men are only clever at shifting blame from their own shoulders to those of others.
– Titus LiviusRate it:
Men are punished by their sins, not for them.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
Men are rewarded or punished not for what they do but for how their acts are defined. That is why men are more interested in better justifying themselves than in better behaving themselves.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
Men are slower to recognize blessings than misfortunes.
– Titus LiviusRate it:
Men are so simple and yield so readily to the desires of the moment that he who will trick will always find another who will suffer to be tricked.
– Niccolo MachiavelliRate it:
Men are so simple, and yield so much to necessity, that he who will deceive may always find him that will lend himself to be deceived.
– MachiavelliRate it:
Men are so stupid and concerned with their present needs, they will always let themselves be deceived.
– Machiavelli, The PrinceRate it:
Men are the only animals that devote themselves, day in and day out, to making one another unhappy. It is an art like any other. Its virtuosi are called altruists.
– H.L. MenckenRate it:
Men are what their mothers made them.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:

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