Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
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.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
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