Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
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.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
Americans of our own time - minority and majority Americans alike - need the continued guidance that the Voting Rights Act provides. We have come a long way, but more needs to be done.
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.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.