Here, you will find some insightful quotes about men. Browse through the article and explore the sayings and quotations about men.

Men Quotes

Men and women have always been typecast as having certain basic personalities. While men are considered to be logical and practical, women are believed to be emotional. The latter provides stability in a relationship, while the former provides support. It is these typical qualities of men that have been mentioned in the form of quotes, by renowned personalities around the world. If you also want to know what men are basically like, go through the famous quotations and sayings about men, provided in the lines below.

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better aim at something high.

- Henry David Thoreau

An optimist is someone who gets treed by a lion but enjoys the scenery.

- Walter Winchell

No wise man ever wished to be younger.

- Jonathan Swift

All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.

- Walter Scott

Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.

- Gulliver's Travels , Jonathan Swift

As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth.

- John Greenleaf Whittier

Men wish to be saved from the mischiefs of their vices, but not from their vices.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happy is he who still loves something he loved in the nursery: He has not been broken in two by time; he is not two men, but one, and he has saved not only his soul but his life.

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Strong men can always afford to be gentle. Only the weak are intent on giving as good as they get.

- Elbert Hubbard

When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.

- Louis Nizer

Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands of experience lying side by side and never compare them with each other?

- George Eliot

The man, who has submitted his will and purposes entirely to God, carries God with him in all his works and in all circumstances.

- Meister Eckhart

Men should continue to fight, but they should fight for things worth while, not for imaginary geographical lines, racial prejudices and private greed draped in the colors of patriotism.

- Albert Einstein

A woman knows how to keep quiet when she is in the right, whereas a man, when he is in the right, will keep on talking.

- Malcolm De Chazal

The man, most man, works best for men: and, if most man indeed, he gets his manhood plainest from his soul.

- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless, and cannot.

- The Picture of Dorian Gray , Oscar Wilde

Violent men have not been known in history to die to a man. They die up to a point.

- Mahatma Gandhi

All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.

- Alexis Carrel

If it's true that men are such beasts, this must account for the fact that most women are animal lovers.

- Doris Day

Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.

- Kin Hubbard

A true man hates no one.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home. : Chinese Proverb

- Anonymous

Most men act so tough and strong on the outside because on the inside, we are scared, weak, and fragile. Men, not women, are the weaker sex.

- Jerry Rubin

Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly.

- Jonathan Swift

Teenage boys, goaded by their surging hormones run in packs like the primal horde. They have only a brief season of exhilarating liberty between control by their mothers and control by their wives.

- Camille Paglia

A man in love is incomplete until he is married. Then he's finished.

- Zsa Zsa Gabor

Woman is the companion of man, gifted with equal mental capacity.

- Mahatma Gandhi

A great city is that which has the greatest men and women.

- Walt Whitman

Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force - that thoughts rule the world.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest.

- Jean Paul

A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.

- Lord Byron

We may come to Jesus and ask Him; He will know all about it; if He comes to a little child, he will adapt himself to the language and capacity of a little child.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

I am not learned, but I have as good feelings as any man.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

We are so bound together that no man can labor for himself alone. Each blow he strikes in his own behalf helps to mold the universe.

- Jerome K. Jerome

All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened

- Herman Hesse

Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis.

- John Dewey

A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.

- William Blake

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.

- Mother Teresa

It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.

- William Blake

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