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A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property, and vulgar employments.
A positive mental attitude combined with definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all worthwhile acheivement.
-- Napoleon Hill
Adam and Eve had an ideal marriage. He didn't have to hear about all the men she could have married, and she didn't have to hear about the way his mother cooked.
-- Kimberley Broyles
All men can fly, but sadly, only in one direction, down.
All men need a faith that will not shrink when washed in the waters of affliction and adversity.
All that is neccessary for the forces of evil to win in this world is for enough good men to do nothing.
And then, the Earth being small, mankind will migrate into space, and will cross the airless Saharas which separate planet from planet and sun from sun. The Earth will become a Holy Land which will be visited by pilgrims from all the quarters of the Universe. Finally, men will master the forces of Nature; they will become themselves architects of systems, manufacturers of worlds.
-- Winwood Reade
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
-- Andrew Carnegie
Associate yourself with men of good quality, if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
-- George Washington Carver
Down it came, the blessed deluge. The music of rain splashing on tents and tin sheds drove men to an ecstasy of rejoicing. They turned out to cheer; lifted up their faces and opened their mouths to drink the bright drops; danced round, hallooing and shouting, getting drenched in the downpour.
-- Katherine Susannah Prichard
Dreams and visions are infused into men for their advantage and instruction. . .
Everything that makes man work and get excited utilizes hope. The sole thought that is not mendacious is therefore a sterile thought.
-- Albert Camus
Far too many people spend their lives reading the menu instead of enjoying the banquet.
God alone is the judge of true greatness because He knows men's hearts.
-- Mahatma Gandhi
God can mend a broken heart but he must have all the pieces.
Great men may die, but their ideas won't.
-- Kelly Nelson
I believe in the brotherhood of man, all men, but I don't believe in brotherhood with anybody who doesn't want brotherhood with me. I believe in treating people right, but I'm not going to waste my time trying to treat somebody right who doesn't know how to return the treatment.
-- Malcolm X
I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.
-- John Locke
I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will.
-- Henry David Thoreau
I preached as never sure to preach again, and as a dying man to dying men.
-- Richard Baxter
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