There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. That’s four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
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.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
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.
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.
Our true nationality is mankind.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
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.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.