A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
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
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
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.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
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 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.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.