The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
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?
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.