People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
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.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
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
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. That’s four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
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.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
Everywhere man blames nature and fate yet his fate is mostly but the echo of his character and passion, his mistakes and his weaknesses.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.