Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
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.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
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.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
A human being is a deciding being.