I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except continue to love her.
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
To him, man was a being with myriad lives and myriad sensations, a complex multiform creature that bore within itself strange legacies of thought and passion, and whose very flesh was tainted with the monstrous maladies of the dead.
Wherever there is a man who exercises authority, there is a man who resists authority.
Lord Illingworth: The Book of Life begins with a man and a woman in a garden. Mrs. Allonby: It ends with Revelations.
Art is Individualism, and Individualism is a disturbing and disintegrating force. Therein lies its immense value. For what it seeks to disturb is monotony of type, slavery of custom, tyranny of habit, and the reduction of man to the level of a machine.
The home seems to me to be the proper sphere for the man. And certainly once a man begins to neglect his domestic duties he becomes painfully effeminate, does he not?
Disobedience, in the eyes of any one who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion.
Sometimes the poor are praised for being thrifty. But to recommend thrift to the poor is both grotesque and insulting. It is like advising a man who is starving to eat less.
Now, nothing should be able to harm a man except himself. Nothing should be able to rob a man at all. What a man really has, is what is in him. What is outside of him should be a matter of no importance.
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
How marriage ruins a man! It is as demoralizing as cigarettes, and far more expensive.