Our true nationality is mankind.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. That’s four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
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.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
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.