To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
People fall forward to success.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
How can you thank a man for giving you what's already yours? How then can you thank him for giving you only part of what is yours?
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man.
Our true nationality is mankind.
It was to carry the American democratic journey beyond these failings that Black citizens and civil rights workers risked unemployment, violence and death.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
Americans of our own time - minority and majority Americans alike - need the continued guidance that the Voting Rights Act provides. We have come a long way, but more needs to be done.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.