A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.
Biographies are but the clothes and buttons of the man. The biography of the man himself cannot be written.
By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
If man could be crossed with the cat, it would improve man but deteriorate the cat.
It is just like man's vanity and impertinence to call an animal dumb because it is dumb to his dull perceptions.
Barring that natural expression of villainy which we all have, the man looked honest enough.
To create man was a fine and original idea; but to add the sheep was a tautology.
The only reason why God created man is because he was disappointed with the monkey.
You tell me whar a man gits his corn pone, en I'll tell you what his 'pinions is.
I have no race prejudices nor caste prejudices nor creed prejudices. All I care to know is that a man is a human being, and that is enough for me; he can't be any worse.
The self-taught man seldom knows anything accurately, and he does not know a tenth as much as he could have known if he had worked under teachers;
God's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn.