"Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Stephen Leacock on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Stephen Leacock on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Stephen Leacock on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Stephen Leacock on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Stephen Leacock on Mahatma Gandhi
"It takes a good deal of physical courage to ride a horse. This, however, I have. I get it at about forty cents a flask, and take it as required."
"I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it."
"Personally, I would sooner have written Alice in Wonderland than the whole Encyclopedia Britannica."
"Advertising: the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it."
"Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl."
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