Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
I like university professors, but you know, we shouldn't hold them up as the high-water mark of all human achievement. They're just a form of life, another form of life.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
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.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.