A human being is a deciding being.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
People fall forward to success.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
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.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.