When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
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!
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.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
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.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
A human being is a deciding being.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.