He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
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.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
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.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
A human being is a deciding being.
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.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
People fall forward to success.