How can you thank a man for giving you what's already yours? How then can you thank him for giving you only part of what is yours?
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.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.
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.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
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.
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
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.