If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
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 are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Our true nationality is mankind.
By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.