The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
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?
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
A human being is a deciding being.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
Our true nationality is mankind.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
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.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
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.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.