Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
People fall forward to success.
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
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.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
Our true nationality is mankind.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.