Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
People fall forward to success.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
Our true nationality is mankind.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
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.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.