A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
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
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
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.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
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.