I don't need an Iron Man suit. I'm already a weapon of mass seduction.— Robert Downey, Jr.
Simplistic Iron Man quotations
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.
When I say artist I mean the man who is building things - creating molding the earth - whether it be the plains of the west - or the iron ore of Penn. It's all a big game of construction - some with a brush - some with a shovel - some choose a pen.
Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.
In Hitler the rare union has taken place between the most acute logical thinker and truly profound philosopher, and the iron man of action...I follow no leadership but that of Adolf Hitler and of God.
Under a spreading chestnut-tree The village smithy stands;
The smith, a mighty man is he, With large and sinewy hands; And the muscles of his brawny arms Are strong as iron bands.
Tony Stark in 'Iron Man' helped wider audiences finally embrace the enormous talent of Robert Downey Jr.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Better than honor and glory, and History's iron pen, Was the thought of duty done and the love of his fellow-men.
The brave man, indeed, calls himself lord of the land, through his iron, through his blood.
I'm not perfect. I am not Iron Man.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
A man may climb Everest for himself, but at the summit he plants his country's flag.
My old man had a philosophy: peace means having a bigger stick than the other guy.
A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
I wish to have as my epitaph: 'Here lies a man who was wise enough to bring into his service men who knew more than he.'
For what my generation did and went through and so forth, and what these glamour boys earn for what little they play, it's a joke. Is it football? Are you guys football players? Is that what they call football? It's not iron-man football, where you stay on the field for 60 minutes. Everybody! We were iron men. Not a bunch of pussyfoots.
The scene fascinated me: a round straw hat;
the funnel leaning left, the stairway leaning right; the white drawbridge, its railings made of chain; white suspenders crossed on the back of a man below; circular iron machinery; a mast that cut into the sky, completing a triangle.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
As rust corrupts iron, so envy corrupts man.
I'm now happily remarried to a good cook, which encourages me to be lazy.
I like to think that I'm a new man, but perhaps I'm not. I offset it by doing the ironing, though. She has a small farm in the New Forest with a herd of cattle, so she serves up a steak and kidney pie made with her own beef.
It is ironic to think that man might determine his own future by something so seemingly trivial as the choice of an insect spray.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
Man is a shrewd inventor, and is ever taking the hint of a new machine from his own structure, adapting some secret of his own anatomy in iron, wood, and leather, to some required function in the work of the world.
The labor of a human being is not a commodity or article of commerce.
You can't weigh the soul of a man with a bar of pig-iron.
Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.
The significance of man is that he is insignificant and is aware of it.
The man who prays grows, and the muscles of the soul swell from this whipcord to iron bands.
Ironically, brothers and sisters, the natural man who is so very selfish in so many ordinary ways is strangely unselfish in that he reaches for too few of the things that bring real joy. He settles for a mess of pottage instead of eternal joy.
If you want to test a man’s character give him power.
The knight is a man of blood and iron, a man familiar with the sight of smashed faces and the ragged stumps of lopped-off limbs; he is also a demure, almost a maidenlike, guest in hall, a gentle, modest, unobtrusive man. He is not a compromise or happy mean between ferocity and meekness; he is fierce to the nth and meek to the nth.
He couldn't tell that this was one of those occasions a man never forgets: a small cicatrice had been made on the memory, a wound that would ache whenever certain things combined - the taste of gin at mid-day, the smell of flowers under a balcony, the clang of corrugated iron, an ugly bird flopping from perch to perch.
How ironical that it is by means of speech that man can degrade himself below the level of dumb creation -- for a chatterbox is truly of a lower category than a dumb creature.
Words of comfort skillfully administered are the oldest therapy known to man.
Dear dad, you always told me that an honest man has nothing to fear, so I'm trying my best not to be afraid.
Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give forth its spark.
What a man needs in gardening is a cast-iron back, with a hinge in it.
The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.
No man can feel the iron which enters another man's soul.
As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another
I've been very lucky. All I wanted was to pay the rent. Then these characters took off and suddenly there were Hulk coffee mugs and Iron Man lunchboxes and The Avengers sweatshirts everywhere. Money's okay, but what I really like is working.
Golden fetters are no less galling to a self-respecting man that iron ones;
the sting lies in the fetters, not in the metal.
Ironically, survey after survey shows that married men are happier and healthier than unmarried men. Oh, and they also have more sex.