He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
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.
You may turn into an archangel, a fool, or a criminal ? no one will see it. But when a button is missing?everyone sees that.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
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.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man.