„Like master, like man.“

—  Petron, buch Satyricon, Satyricon, Sec. 58 Qualis dominus talis est servus.

Qualis dominus talis est servus.

Petron Foto
römischer Schriftsteller 27 - 66

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„Such mistress, such Nan,
Such master, such man.“

—  Thomas Tusser English poet 1524 - 1580
A Hundred Points of Good Husbandry (1557), "April's Abstract". Comment: M. Cimber of the Bibliothèque Royale ascribes this proverb to Chevalier Bayard: “Tel maître, tel valet.”

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Foto

„People will keep on taking them for theorists, when all they wanted was to paint in gay, bright colours, like the old masters.“

—  Pierre-Auguste Renoir French painter and sculptor 1841 - 1919
undated quotes, p. 64 : Renoir's remark to Vollard referring to the Impressionist artists's Monet, Sisley and Pissarro.

Salvador Dalí Foto
André Maurois Foto
George Washington Foto

„Government is not reason, it is not eloquence,—it is force! Like fire, it is a dangerous servant, and a fearful master; never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.“

—  George Washington first President of the United States 1732 - 1799
Misattributed, Spurious attributions, Attributed to "The First President of the United States" in "Liberty and Government" by W. M., in The Christian Science Journal, Vol. XX, No. 8 (November 1902) edited by Mary Baker Eddy, p. 465; no earlier or original source for this statement is cited; later quoted in The Cry for Justice : An Anthology of the Literature of Social Protest (1915) edited by Upton Sinclair, p. 305, from which it became far more widely quoted and in Frank J. Wilstach, A Dictionary of Similes, 2d ed., p. 526 (1924). In The Great Thoughts (1985), George Seldes says, p. 441, col. 2, footnote, this paragraph “although credited to the ‘Farewell’ [address] cannot be found in it. Lawson Hamblin, who owns a facsimile, and Horace Peck, America’s foremost authority on quotations, informed me this paragraph is apocryphal.” It is listed as spurious at the Mount Vernon website http://www.mountvernon.org/research-collections/digital-encyclopedia/article/spurious-quotations/ Unsourced variant : Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force; like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.

Epictetus Foto
Edward Bulwer-Lytton Foto

„The man who smokes, thinks like a sage and acts like a Samaritan.“

—  Edward Bulwer-Lytton English novelist, poet, playwright, and politician 1803 - 1873
Night and Morning (1841), Chapter vi.

Ferruccio Lamborghini Foto

„A normal chap, a man who likes creating things. A good worker in the morning, and a man who likes enjoying himself in the afternoon.“

—  Ferruccio Lamborghini Italian industrialist 1916 - 1993
In response to the question, "So, Mr. Lamborghini, in short what type of man are you?" asked by a television reporter, broadcast on RAI. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YLcUtwN38U&feature=player_embedded

Edith Evans Foto
Confucius Foto

„If a man has no humaneness what can his propriety be like? If a man has no humaneness what can his happiness be like?“

—  Confucius Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher -551 - -479 v.Chr
Chapter I, Chapter III, 人而不仁、如禮何。人而不仁、如樂何。

Phillip Guston Foto

„I should like to paint like an man who has never seen a painting, but this man – myself – lives in a museum.“

—  Phillip Guston American artist 1913 - 1980
1961 - 1980, Abstract Expressionism, David Anfam, Thames and Hudson Ltd London, 1990, p. 207

Henri Bergson Foto

„I would say act like a man of thought and think like a man of action.“

—  Henri Bergson French philosopher 1859 - 1941
Je dirais qu'il faut agir en homme de pensée et penser en homme d'action. Speech at the Descartes Conference http://books.google.com/books?id=BynXAAAAMAAJ&q=%22Je+dirais+qu'il+faut+agir+en+homme+de+pens%C3%A9e+et+penser+en+homme+d'action%22&pg=PA1579#v=onepage in Paris (1937) Quoted in The Forbes Scrapbook of Thoughts on the Business of Life (1950), p. 442, as "Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought."

Shams-i Tabrizi Foto
Friedrich von Logau Foto
Charles Spurgeon Foto
Bill Bailey Foto

„It's like a mohican on your pancreas, man!“

—  Bill Bailey English comedian, musician, actor, TV and radio presenter and author 1965
Lyrics, Misc.

Douglas Coupland Foto

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