"Stronger by weakness, wiser men become."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Edmund Waller 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."Edmund Waller on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Edmund Waller on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Edmund Waller on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Edmund Waller on Mahatma Gandhi