Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
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.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
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.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
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.