• Noun: an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); example: "there were two women and six men on the bus"
• Noun: someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; example: "two men stood sentry duty"
• Noun: the generic use of the word to refer to any human being; example: "it was every man for himself"
• Noun: any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
• Noun: a male subordinate; examples: "the chief stationed two men outside the building", "he awaited word from his man in Havana"
• Noun: an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent); example: "the army will make a man of you"
• Noun: a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman; example: "she takes good care of her man"
• Noun: a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer; example: "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"
• Noun: one of the British Isles in the Irish Sea
• Noun: game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games; examples: "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board", "he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage"
• Noun: all of the living human inhabitants of the earth; examples: "all the world loves a lover", "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"
• Verb: take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place; example: "Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning"
• Verb: provide with men; example: "We cannot man all the desks"
And I hope that five years and 10 years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.
Moreover, no one is judged from the natural man, thus not so long as he lives in the natural world, for man is then in a natural body; but everyone is judged in the spiritual man, and therefore when he comes into the spiritual world, for man is then in a spiritual body.
It is not funny that anything else should fall down; only that a man should fall down. Why do we laugh? Because it is a gravely religious matter: it is the Fall of Man. Only man can be absurd: for only man can be dignified.
Photography records the gamut of feelings written on the human face, the beauty of the earth and skies that man has inherited, and the wealth and confusion man has created. It is a major force in explaining man to man.
I once thought that I was the only man that persevered to be the friend of the white man, but since they have come and cleaned out our lodges, horses, and everything else, it is hard for to believe the white man any more.
When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking.
I know that a man who shows me his wealth is like the beggar who shows me his poverty; they are both looking for alms from me, the rich man for the alms of my envy, the poor man for the alms of my guilt.
When I first became interested in photography, I thought it was the whole cheese. My idea was to have it recognized as one of the fine arts. Today I don't give a hoot in hell about that. The mission of photography is to explain man to man and each man to himself.