Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
A man has to learn that he cannot command things, but that he can command himself; that he cannot coerce the wills of others, but that he can mold and master his own will: and things serve him who serves Truth; people seek guidance of him who is master of himself.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
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.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
People fall forward to success.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
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.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
It’s extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.