The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
People fall forward to success.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
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.
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.
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
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.
Our true nationality is mankind.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.