On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Our true nationality is mankind.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
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.
A human being is a deciding being.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
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.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.