Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. That’s four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
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.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
A human being is a deciding being.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?