Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
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.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
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.
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 fall forward to success.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
It’s extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
How can you thank a man for giving you what's already yours? How then can you thank him for giving you only part of what is yours?
In the same vein as these events, National Minority Health Month also serves as a reminder of how much work needs to be done to eliminate health and healthcare inequities.
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.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.