Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
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.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
A human being is a deciding being.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
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.
How can you thank a man for giving you what's already yours? How then can you thank him for giving you only part of what is yours?
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.