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.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn.
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...