Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.
One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.
The worst misfortune that can happen to an ordinary man is to have an extraordinary father.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
A man should not strive to eliminate his complexes but to get into accord with them: they are legitimately what directs his conduct in the world.
Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.
There is nothing so stupid as the educated man if you get him off the thing he was educated in.
No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.
The education of a man is never completed until he dies.
To what extent is any given man morally responsible for any given act? We do not know.
God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages.
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world, and that his heart is no island cut off from other lands, but a continent that joins to them.
When I was 40, my doctor advised me that a man in his 40s shouldn't play tennis. I heeded his advice carefully and could hardly wait until I reached 50 to start again.
The tendency of old age to the body, say the physiologists, is to form bone. It is as rare as it is pleasant to meet with an old man whose opinions are not ossified.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Credulity is the man's weakness, but the child's strength.
Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure.
Properly, we should read for power. Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.
One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork.
Sometimes it's hard to be a woman giving all your love to just one man.
A man marries to have a home, but also because he doesn't want to be bothered with sex and all that sort of thing.
Be such a man, and live such a life, that if every man were such as you, and every life a life like yours, this earth would be God's Paradise.