If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Our true nationality is mankind.
A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
It was to carry the American democratic journey beyond these failings that Black citizens and civil rights workers risked unemployment, violence and death.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
You may turn into an archangel, a fool, or a criminal ? no one will see it. But when a button is missing?everyone sees that.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.