The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
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.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
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.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?