Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
Each man is questioned by life; and he can only answer to life by answering for his own life; to life he can only respond by being responsible.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
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.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
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.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.