Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
In the same vein as these events, National Minority Health Month also serves as a reminder of how much work needs to be done to eliminate health and healthcare inequities.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
I like university professors, but you know, we shouldn't hold them up as the high-water mark of all human achievement. They're just a form of life, another form of life.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.