Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
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.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
A human being is a deciding being.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
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.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.