Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
A human being is a deciding being.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
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.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
Our true nationality is mankind.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
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.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
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
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.