Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
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.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
A human being is a deciding being.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.