Men Quotes: –A man is a male human. The term man is usually reserved for an adult male, with the term boy being the usual term for a male child or adolescent. However, the term man is also sometimes used to identify a male human, regardless of age, as in phrases such as “men’s basketball. This difference in the relative amounts of these sex steroids is largely responsible for the physiological differences that distinguish men from women.

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old men quotes, men sayings, and men proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

 

List Of  Motivational Men Quotes And Sayings

 

Men rise from one ambition to another: first, they seek to secure themselves against attack, and then they attack others.

-Niccolo Machiavelli

 

 

 

 

Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth.

-Chuck Norris

 

 

 

Men are born to succeed, not to fail.

-Henry David Thoreau

 

 

 

 

Men are more easily governed through their vices than through their virtues.

-Napoleon Bonaparte

 

 

 

 

Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing.

-Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

 

 

 

 

Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be.

-George Orwell

 

 

 

 

By nature, men love newfangledness.

-Geoffrey Chaucer

 

 

 

 

For many men, the acquisition of wealth does not end their troubles, it only changes them.

-Lucius Annaeus Seneca

 

 

 

 

Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.

-Leonardo da Vinci

 

 

 

 

Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness.

-George Orwell

 

Best Motivational Men Quotes And Sayings

 

 

Men trust their ears less than their eyes.

-Herodotus

 

 

 

 

Men get to be a mixture of the charming mannerisms of the women they have -known.

-F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

 

 

 

Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.

-Democritus

 

 

 

 

 

Men must know their limitations.

-Clint Eastwood

 

 

 

 

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

-Walter Scott

 

 

 

 

Men are different. When they are in love they may also have other girlfriends.

-Zhang Ziyi

 

 

 

 

Men shrink less from offending one who inspires love than one who inspires fear.

-Niccolo Machiavelli

 

 

 

 

When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.

-Ezra Pound

 

 

 

 

Men are often biased in their judgment on account of their sympathy and their interests.

-George William Norris

 

Famous Inspirational Men Quotes And Sayings

 

 

Men were made for war. Without it they wandered greyly about, getting under the feet of the women, who were trying to organize the really important things of life.

-Alice Thomas Ellis

 

 

 

 

Men are only as loyal as their options.

-Bill Maher

 

 

 

 

Men don’t want anything they get too easy. But on the other hand, men lose interest quickly.

-Tennessee Williams

 

 

 

 

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

-Oscar Wilde

 

 

 

 

Men are easy to get but hard to keep.

-Mae West

 

 

 

 

Men are like a deck of cards. You’ll find the occasional king, but most are jacks.

-Laura Swenson

 

 

 

 

Where all men think alike, no one thinks very much.

-Walter Lippmann

 

 

 

 

Men are not against you; they are merely for themselves.

-Gene Fowler

 

 

 

 

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.

-Abraham Lincoln

 

 

 

 

Men are what their mothers made them.

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

 

 

 

Men are like wine – some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.

-Pope John XXIII