Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
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.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
I like university professors, but you know, we shouldn't hold them up as the high-water mark of all human achievement. They're just a form of life, another form of life.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
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.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
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.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
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.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
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.