People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
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.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
Our true nationality is mankind.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
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.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
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.