A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
A human being is a deciding being.
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.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
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.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.