It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
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.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.