To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
A lie never lives to be old.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.