There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
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.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
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.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.