In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
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.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.