It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.