A man without ambition is like a woman without beauty. Frank Harris, Montes the Matador 190
A man without ambition is like a woman without looks.
A man without earnestness is a mournful and perplexing spectacle. But it is a consolation to believe, as we must of such a one, that he is the most effectual and compulsive of all schools. John Sterling
A man without enemies is worthless.
A man without grief is not a man.
A man without happiness is either not good or not well.
A man without honor smells worse than a corpse.
A man without luck always goes on foot.
A man without moneh is a bow without an arrow.
A man without money is like a boat without sails.
A man without money is like a bow without an arrow.
A man without money is like a bow without arrows.
A man without money is like a ship without sails.
A man without money is like a wolf without teeth.
A man without money is like the walking dead.
A man without money is no man at all.
A man without passion is no son of Adam.
A man without prudence is a ship without an anchor.
A man without reason is a beast in season
A man without reason is a beast in season.
A man without religion is a horse without a bridle.
A man would die, though he were neither valiant nor miserable, only upon a weariness to do the same thing so often over and over again. Bacon
A man would do well to carry a pencil in his pocket, and write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable, and should be secured, because they seldom return. Bacon
A man would have no pleasures in discovering all the beauties of the universe, even in heaven itself, unless he had a partner to whom he might communicate his joys. Cicero
A man would live in Italy (a place of pleasure) but he would chuse to dy in Spain (where they say the Catholick Religion is professed with greatest strictness). George Herbert, Jacula Prudentum
A man would not lick what he spit.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small package.
A man yearns for his paradise but it could become his hell.
A man's a man for a' that. Burns
A man's a man, But when you see a king, you see the work Of many thousand men. George Eliot
A man's a man; but when you see a king, you see the work of many thousand men. George Eliot
A man's accusations of himself are always believed. Michel De Montaigne
A man's appearance falls within the censure of every one that sees him; his parts and learning very few are judges of. Steele
A man's aye crouse in his ain cause. Scotland
A man's being in a good or bad humor depends upon his will. Johnson
A man's best fortune or his worst is a wife.
A man's best fortune or his worst is his wife.
A man's character depends on whether his friends are good or bad.
A man's character is the reality of himself; his reputation, the opinion others have formed about him; character resides in him, reputation in other people; that is the substance, this is the shadow. Beecher
A man's character reaches town before his person.
A man's conversation is the mirror of his thoughts.
A man's country is where he does well.
A man's decoration is his clothes, a tree's decoration is its leaves.
A man's desires always disappoint him; for though he meets with something that gives him satisfaction, yet it never thoroughly answers his expectation. La Rochefoucauld
A man's destiny is alwayes dark. George Herbert, Jacula Prudentum
A man's diary is a record in youth of his sentiments, in middle age of his actions, in old age of his reflections. John Quincy Adams
A man's discontent is his worst evil.
A man's enemies have no power to harm him, if he is true to himself and loyal to God. John B. Gough