To judge a man by his weakest link or deed is like judging the power of the ocean by one wave.
A lot of people say I seem masculine, but I don’t feel it. I feel intrinsically feminine. I’d love to be one of the boys but I always felt a bit on the outside. Maybe my masculine qualities come from overcompensating because I’m not one of the boys.
What a man’s mind can create, man’s character can control.
The world owes nothing to any man, but every man owes something to the world.
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.
The man who is aware of himself is henceforward independent; and he is never bored, and life is only too short, and he is steeped through and through with a profound yet temperate happiness.
Of all the animals, man is the only one that is cruel. He is the only one that inflicts pain for the pleasure of doing it.
Not one man in five cycles, who is wise, will expect appreciative recognition from his fellows, or any one of them.
Man was made at the end of the week’s work when God was tired.
Man cannot really help the world. God alone does that.
Man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.