A human being is a deciding being.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
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.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
Our true nationality is mankind.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
Everywhere man blames nature and fate yet his fate is mostly but the echo of his character and passion, his mistakes and his weaknesses.
Each man is questioned by life; and he can only answer to life by answering for his own life; to life he can only respond by being responsible.
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.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
People fall forward to success.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.