A Quote by Hannes on masculinity

Masculinity is not something given to you,
but something you gain.
And you gain it by winning small battles with honor.
by Norman Mailer

Hans Alfred Loeffler


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A Quote by Wilma Scott Heide on age, ancestry, human rights, masculinity, religion, sex, talent, and truth

Every social trait labelled masculine or feminine is in truth a human trait. It is our human right to develop and contribute our talents whatever our race, sex, religion, ancestry, age. Human rights are indivisible!

Wilma Scott Heide (1926 -)

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A Quote by unknown on future, inclusion, masculinity, past, and present

In this chapter, the present tense includes the past and future tenses, and the future, the present; the masculine gender includes the feminine, and the feminine, the masculine, and the singular includes the plural, and the plural the singular.


Source: Code of Dept. of Consumer Affairs, CA

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A Quote by Sandra Bartky on masculinity

We are born male or female, but not masculine or feminine.

Sandra Bartky

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A Quote by Lao Tzu on bliss and masculinity

The feminine values are the fountain of bliss. Know the masculine, Keep to the feminine.

Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)

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A Quote by John Wayne on challenge, children, love, masculinity, and problems

Getting rid of a man without hurting his masculinity is a problem. "Get out" and "I never want to see you again" might sound like a challenge. If you want to get rid of a man, I suggest saying, "I love you. . . . I want to marry you. . . . I want to have your children." Sometimes they leave skid marks.

John Wayne (1906 - 1979)

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A Quote by Hermione Gingold on fighting, ideas, masculinity, weapons, and women

Fighting is essentially a masculine idea; a woman's weapon is her tongue.

Hermione Gingold (1897 - 1987)

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A Quote by Augustus William Hare on honor, masculinity, purity, and truth

Purity is the feminine, Truth the masculine, of Honour.

Augustus Hare (1792 - 1834)

Source: Guesses At Truth, 1827.

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on earth, genius, god, manners, masculinity, originality, and women

Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on curiosity, desires, masculinity, mind, quality, soul, and women

CURIOSITY, n. An objectionable quality of the female mind. The desire to know whether or not a woman is cursed with curiosity is one of the most active and insatiable passions of the masculine soul.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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