International Men’s Day 2017: Recognizing the contribution of men to the society and family besides intensifying awareness about their well being and health, International Men’s Day is going to be celebrated on 19 November. Improving gender relations, highlighting male role models, promoting gender equality and advocating basic human values are the soul causes of celebrating the day.
International Men’s Day 2017 Theme
The International Men’s Day theme for 2017 is Celebrate Men and Boys.We know that Men’s health is worse than women’s the world.Recent statistics of World Health Organization (WHO) shows that, globally, male life expectancy at birth in 2015 was 69 years; for females, it was 74 years.Women on a worldwide basis live five years longer than men. We know that over 95% of workplace fatalities are men and that 99% of combat deaths are men.
According to the global website of International Men’s Day theme 2016 is “Stop Male Suicide.” The rate of men suicide took a threefold comparative to women, and life expectancy of males had continued to be lower than women. “So let’s work together to turn the tide of male ill-health & suicide,” the website insists on.
Presently, International Men’s Day is celebrated in more than 70 countries which include India. Save Indian Family organization is been spearheading the celebration over the years in India.
International Men’s Day Quotes
“Men always want to be a woman’s first love – women like to be a man’s last romance.“
“A man’s face is his autobiography. A woman’s face is her work of fiction.”
“All men who have turned out worth anything had the chief hand in their own education.”
“Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth.”
“Here’s all you have to know about men and women: women are crazy, men are stupid. And the main reason women are crazy is that men are stupid.”
“You know… There is a name for people who are always wrong about everything all the time… Husband!!!.”
“Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.”
“Women are never disarmed by compliments; men always are.”
“A real man does not care about what others think about him, he just does what he has to for the good of his family.”
“It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.“
“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.“
“Men are like wine – some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.“
“The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability that he has.”