Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
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
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.