The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.— Bob Marley
Beautiful He Man quotations
The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.
If a man does not have the sauce, then he is lost. But the same man can be lost in the sauce.
The true man wants two things: danger and play.
For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything.
A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her.
Love is man's natural endowment, but he doesn't know how to use it.
He refuses to recognize the power of love because of his love of power.
A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman.
A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Man comes from a drop of semen and leaves as a piece of dust.
He doesn't know when he came and he doesn't know when he's leaving, yet he walks on the earth thinking he knows everything.
How foolish is man! He ruins the present while worrying about the future, but weeps in the future by recalling his past!
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
No man is entitled to the blessings of freedom unless he be vigilant in its preservation.
Ignorance is servitude, because as a man thinks, so he is;
a man who does not think for himself and allows himself to be guided by the thought of another is like the beast led by a halter.
A wise man speaks because he has something to say; a fool because he has to say something.
To be that man, you've got to beat the man. Woooo!
I am not the man I once was. I do not want to go back in time, to be the second son, the second man.
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
Whether life grinds a man down or polishes him depends on what he's made of.
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other.
A man cannot understand the art he is studying if he only looks for the end result without taking the time to delve deeply into the reasoning of the study.
The more a man knows, the more he forgives.
In a man-to-man fight, the winner is he who has one more round in his magazine.
I'll tell you what's at the bottom of it.
If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he'll empty his pockets for you.
I'm here to impress only one man. He don't live here with us. He's on top. So that's all I'm concerned about. My work is not for the public or for man to view or make judgment on me, I work for one person.
I finally figured it out, I finally figured out how to find some peace and happiness. I sure would hate for the man upstairs to take me now. But at least I did figure it out.
While I cannot take the time to name all the men in the State Department who have been named as members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring, I have here in my hand a list of 205.
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.
Before you judge a man, walk a mile in his shoes.
After that who cares?... He's a mile away and you've got his shoes!
If you want to see the true measure of a man, watch how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
If any man thinks ill of you, do not be angry with him, for you are worse than he thinks you to be.
You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.
When you are alone, bless the solitude;
when you are with someone, bless the togetherness! Think of the seagull: It flies alone happily; it flies with another happily too! Solitude is a food; togetherness is a food; man needs both and he must be happy with both!
A revolutionary woman can't have no reactionary man.
If he's not about liberation, if he's not about struggle, if he ain't about building a strong Black family, if he ain't about building a strong Black nation, then he ain't about nothing.