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The measure of a man is what he does with power.


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The measure of a man is what he does with power.
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If there be any truer measure of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives.
ROBERT SOUTH
If there be any truer measure of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives.
BISHOP ROBERT SOUTH
If there be any truer measure of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives.
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There is no better measure of a person than what he does when he is absolutely free to choose
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The measure of a truly great man is the courtesy with which he treats lesser men.
SOURCE UNKNOWN
A just man is not one who does no ill, but he, who with the power, has not the will
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If you want to see the true measure of a man, watch how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
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The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
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Man does what he can, God does what he will.
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The true measure of a man is how he treats you when others are not looking.
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Never spoil a man of words. 'Cause what he says, he does. And when he does, he really means it.
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It is not what he had, or even what he does, which expresses the worth of a man, but what he is.
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It is not what he had, or even what he does which expresses the worth of a man, but what he is.
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A man does not know what he is saying until he knows what he is not saying.
G. K. CHESTERTON
What a wise man does with one dollar is greater than what a fool does with ten thousand.
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Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.
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Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes
SOURCE UNKNOWN
Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes.
ANONYMOUS
Behavior is what a man does, not what he thinks, feels, or believes.
EMILY DICKINSON
Ah! What is man? Wherefore does he why? Whence did he whence? Whither is he withering?
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He's a honest man who does what he says,
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A man really determines himself by what he does.
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A great future starts with what you can see
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The measure of a person is not what happened, but what they did with it.
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Man is the measure of all things.
PROTAGORAS
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
ANN LANDERS
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
IVAN ILLICH
The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.
WILLIAM BOOTH
The joy of a spirit is the measure of its power.
NINON DE LENCLOS
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do himabsolutely no good.
ANN LANDERS
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What man does not understand, he fears; and what he fears, he tends to destroy.
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A fanatic is a man that does what he thinks the Lord would do if He knew the facts of the case.
FINLEY PETER DUNNE
A fanatic is a man that does what he thinks the Lord would do if He knew the facts of the case.
FINLEY PETER DUNNE
Ques eso? Queso?
NOLAN J. VANDER HAAGEN
Ques eso? Queso?
NOLAN J. VANDER HAAGEN
A fanatic is a man that does what he thinks the Lord would do if He knew the facts of the case.
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