To have become a deeper man is the privilege of those who have suffered.
For fate has wove the thread of life with pain,
And twins ev’n from the birth are Misery and Man!
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
He was the only man I ever saw who ran his own interference.
If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead.
Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.
Oh, while a man may dream awake,
On gentle Irish ground,
‘Tis Paradise without the snake –
That’s easy to be found.
If a man who cannot count finds a four-leaf clover, is he lucky?
I never had a man come to me for advice yet, but what I soon discovered that he thought more of his own opinion than he did of mine.
When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice he wants, and I give it to him.