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.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
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.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
People fall forward to success.
It’s extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
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.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.