Enter one or two keywords
to search these Inspirational Sayings.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on



Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Inspirational Sayings
Inspirational Sayings  |  Amazing Sayings  |  Wise Sayings  |  Authors  |  About

Men Sayings - Men Quotes
Sayings about Men

Thank you for visiting these Men Sayings and Quotes. I hope you find value in these Quotes and Sayings about Men from my large collection of Inspirational Sayings.

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke

Related topics: Values Live-By

When It's Darkest, Men See the Stars.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson PHOTO

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

 

More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent.
- Billy Sunday

Tolerance is the first principle of community;
it is the spirit which conserves
the best that all men think.
- Helen Keller

To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
- Abraham Lincoln

Please sign-up on the form below to receive my free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.
Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


Men are what their mothers made them.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil.
If they would only expend the same
amount of energy loving their fellow men,
the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
- Helen Keller

Shallow men believe in luck.
Strong men believe in cause and effect.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Habits age men before their time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
- Henry David Thoreau

Do not pray for easy lives.
Pray to be stronger men.
- John F. Kennedy

How could man rejoice in victory
and delight in the slaughter of men?
- Lao Tzu

The highest result of education is tolerance.
Long ago men fought and died for their faith;
but it took ages to teach them the other kind of courage, -
the courage to recognize the faiths of their brethren
and their rights of conscience.
- Helen Keller

Forgive, son; men are men; they needs must err.
- Euripides

Dreaming men are haunted men.
- Stephen Vincent Benet

Men trust their ears less than their eyes.
- Herodotus

There is a good ear, in some men,
that draws supplies to virtue
out of very indifferent nutriment.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Most men lead lives of quiet desperation
and go to the grave with the song still in them.
- Henry David Thoreau

Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wise men put their trust in ideas
and not in circumstances
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Instead of comparing our lot with that
of those who are more fortunate than we are,
we should compare it with the lot
of the great majority of our fellow men.
It then appears that we are among the privileged.
- Helen Keller

All men are born equally free.
- Salmon P. Chase

Every optimist moves along with progress and hastens it,
while every pessimist would keep the worlds at a standstill.
The consequence of pessimism in the life of a nation
is the same as in the life of the individual.
Pessimism kills the instinct that
urges men to struggle against poverty,
ignorance and crime, and dries up
all the fountains of joy in the world.
- Helen Keller

Men are disturbed not by things,
but by the view which they take of them.
- Epictetus

I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize.
The first is gentleness;
the second is frugality;
the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others.
Be gentle and you can be bold;
be frugal and you can be generous;
avoid putting yourself before others
and you can become a leader among men.
- Lao Tzu

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire,
men cannot live without a spiritual life.
- The Buddha

Behind an able man there are always other able men.
- Chinese proverb

Real friendships among men are so rare
that when they occur they are famous.
- Clarence Day

Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste
that they hurry past it.
- Soren Kierkegaard

All men of action are dreamers.
- James Huneker

Men are not prisoners of fate,
but only prisoners of their own minds.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

My heart bleeds at the death of every one of our gallant men.
- Robert E. Lee

We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.
- Henry David Thoreau

A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him,
that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men,
and when he devotes himself helpfully
to all life that is in need of help.
- Albert Schweitzer

Man becomes great exactly in the degree
in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The reason why men do not obey us,
is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!
- Terence

There are times, sir, when men of good conscience
cannot blindly follow orders.
- Captain Picard, STAR TREK: The Next Generation

The revelation of thought takes men
out of servitude into freedom.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great men or men of great gifts
you shall easily find,
but symmetrical men never.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is not work that kills men; it is worry.
Worry is rust upon the blade.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Men of lofty genius,
when they are doing the least work,
are most active.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Who never walks save where he sees
men's tracks, makes no discoveries.
- J. G. Holland

Great hopes make great men.
- Thomas Fuller

Truth is the property of no individual
but is the treasure of all men.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is always in season for old men to learn.
- Aeschylus

Republicans are men of narrow vision,
who are afraid of the future.
- Jimmy Carter

Men ought either to be indulged or utterly destroyed,
for if you merely offend them, they take vengeance,
but if you injure them greatly, they are unable to retaliate,
so that the injury done to a man
ought to be such that vengeance cannot be feared.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

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 Morrow Lindbergh

Men in general judge more from
appearances than from reality. All
men have eyes, but few have
the gift of penetration.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

In every society some men are born to rule,
and some to advise.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Women must try to do things as men have tried.
When they fail their failure must be
but a challenge to others.
- Amelia Earhart

Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
- William Arthur Ward

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say.
I just watch what they do.
- Andrew Carnegie

Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live.
- Margaret Fuller

Many men go fishing all of their lives
without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
- Henry David Thoreau

The highest proof of the spirit is love.
Love is the eternal thing which men can already
on earth possess as it really is.
- Albert Schweitzer

When men destroy their old gods,
they will find new ones to take their place.
- Pearl S. Buck

I don't think business news is just for old white men with money.
- Neil Cavuto

Security is mostly a superstition.
It does not exist in nature,
nor do the children of men as a whole experience it.
Avoiding danger is no safer
in the long run than outright exposure.
Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
- Helen Keller

The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.
Mere tolerance has given place to a sentiment of brotherhood
between sincere men of all denominations.
- Helen Keller

Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

Great men are rarely isolated mountain peaks;
they are the summits of ranges.
- Thomas W. Higginson

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
- Confucius

Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.
- Ovid

Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
- Francis Bacon

Achievement seems to be connected with action.
Successful men and women keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
- Mario Puzo

All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers.
- Francois Fenelon


Thank you for visiting: Men Sayings - Men Quotes - Sayings about Men.

Please sign-up on the form below to receive my free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.
Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.

Sayings

 


All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.