Honest quotes about men that every woman needs to know

Phrases that will help you evaluate the behavior of representatives of the stronger sex more than realistically.

Men often say that understanding women is something of a fantasy. Anecdotes and legends are made about women’s logic, while it is customary to keep silent about men’s logic. Meanwhile, the behavior of men is very often so unpredictable and illogical that any woman sooner or later grabs her head.

The quotes below describe the behavior of men in the best possible way – we are sure that many of them will bring a smile to your face and one hundred percent understanding.

“Talent in a man is the same as beauty in a woman-it’s just a promise. To be truly great, his heart and character must be equal to his talent.” – Honore de Balzac.

“Men have no idea how much intelligence it takes not to seem ridiculous!” – Nicholas Chamfort.

“When nature leaves a hole in the mind of any man, she usually covers it up with a thick layer of self-righteousness,” Henry Longfellow.

That’s what men are like! They are much more ashamed of their tears than of their sins! Why not show a clenched fist? But never tears!” – Friedrich Christian Goebbel.

“What does it mean to be a gentleman? Doesn’t this mean being honest, kind, brave, smart and, having these qualities, manifesting them in life? Yes, it is very rare in life to meet a true gentleman,” William Thackeray.

“A real man wants two things: danger and games. That’s why he wants a woman like the most dangerous toy,” Friedrich Nietzsche.

“It is enough to have broad shoulders, strong calves and a booming bass and at the same time be a merry fellow, a flatterer, and, on occasion, a scoundrel, in order to please people, to be known as a titan, a genius and God knows what else,” – Robert Hamerling.

“At eighteen a man adores, at twenty he loves, at thirty he strives to possess, and at forty he reflects,” François La Rochefoucauld. 

“Flattery always seduces men, especially when it concerns qualities that they do not have. Tell a fool that he is very clever, and a liar that he is the most honest man in the world, and they will hang around your neck.” – Henry Fielding.

“Taste develops gradually. About twenty years ago, I happened to marry men whom I wouldn’t even invite to dinner today,” Sharon Stone.

“Men are surprisingly illogical: they insist that all women are the same, and constantly change one for another,” Clara Booth Luce.

“A man capable of action is doomed to be loved,” Coco Chanel.

“Real men remain faithful. They don’t have time to look for other women because they are too busy finding new ways to love their own.” – John F. Kennedy.

“A real man is one who always makes excuses for others, but never makes excuses for himself,” Henry Ward Beecher.

“If another girl ever steals your man, there is no better revenge than letting her keep him. Real men can’t be taken away.” – Wiz Khalifa

“All men like to think they can do it all on their own, but a real man knows there is no substitute for support, approval or team.” – Tim Allen.

“Being a boy is a matter of birth. To be a man is a matter of choice.” – Edwin Louis Cole.

“A simple man knows his limits, but a real man knows how to overcome them,” Travis Martin.

“The path of a worthy man is threefold: virtuous – free from anxiety; wise – free from perplexity; courageous is free from fear,” Confucius.

“Don’t be fooled by the man’s eloquence. The one who justifies trust and refrains from encroaching on the honor of people is a real man,” Umar.

“Boys will break your heart. Real men will pick up the pieces,” Drake.

“Be true to your calling to be a man. Real women will always be relieved and grateful when men are willing to be men.” – Elizabeth Elliott․

“Death smiles at us, but all a man can do is smile back,” Marcus Aurelius.

“If a woman tells a man that he is the smartest, then she understands that she will not find another such fool,” Faina Ranevskaya.

“He talentedly manipulated women since he noticed that they were most attached to men who knew how to listen, show tenderness and make them laugh,” Janusz Leon Wisniewski.

“You can seduce a man who has a wife. You can seduce a man who has a mistress. But you cannot seduce a man who has a beloved woman,” Omar Khayyam.

“No man is worth stopping enjoying life because of him,” Samantha Jones․

“Women may fake orgasms. But men imitate relationships,” Grace Kelly.