We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn.
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.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
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.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
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
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.